Nicholls Barn Lives on as Table in New Coffee Shop

Nicholls State University students will continue to enjoy a piece of university history thanks to local artist Will Branch. 

Nicholls Online English Degree Named Top 15

College Cliffs named Nicholls State University’s online English degree as one of the 15 best undergraduate English and writing programs in the country. 

Retirement:
Emilie Pitre, as a library specialist after 32 years and five months.

Nicholls Alumni Hosting Alumni Boil

Student Government Association Hosting Virus and Vaccine Seminar

The Student Government Association is hosting a virus and vaccine seminar from 4 to 5 p.m. on April 22 in the Cotillion Ballroom with guest speaker Dr. Raj Nathaniel and free Chick-fil-A combos.

Symphonic Band to Perform Tuesday, April 27

The Nicholls Symphonic Band and Nicholls Wind Ensemble will be performing a concert at 7:30 p.m. on Tuesday, April 27, in the Mary and Al Danos Theater. The title of the concert is “East, West, and In Between,” featuring music from Russia, Japan, Great Britain and Spain, as well as two songs from West Side Story. In person attendance will be limited to music faculty and students. The performance can be live streamed on YouTube.

Join Rec Center for Mindful Yoga

You can now sign up in the Rec. for Mindful Yoga on the lawn with certified yoga instructor Michelle Denning. This is a free event for all Nicholls students designed to help you relax before finals. There will be mindful giveaways and smoothie bowls for you to enjoy. Please bring your own yoga mat or large towel. Don’t forget to wear your mask and pack your sunscreen.

Join City of Thibodaux for Earth Day

Nicholls Dean To Speak at La. Academy of Sciences Series

Dr. John P. Doucet, Louisiana Academy of Sciences President, 2015-2017, and dean of the College of Sciences and Technology, will speak at the inauguration of the Louisiana Academy of Sciences Peer Lecture Series. Dr. Doucet will discuss “Genetic Anthropology of the Louisiana Acadian People” at noon on Thursday, April 29, via Zoom.  

Professors Recognized at Academy of Business Research Conference

The following College of Business Administration faculty members were recognized at the Academy of Business Research’s Spring 2021 virtual conference with Best Paper Awards: 

  • Dr. Stephanie Merrell, with Margaret M. Diaz-Fugetta, Xavier University, “Trust Busting Revisited”
  • Dr. En Mao and Malik Weber, with Jing Zhang, San Jose State University, “Black Students’ Academic Performance and Career Success”
  • Dr. Mao, with Michelle Fowler, “Exploring the Role of Neuroscience Models in Business Strategies: A Look at the Stress Response in Organization Design”

Sign Up For Beyond the Pantry Meal

Library, SPA Offering Perler Bead Kit

Ready for Crawfish Week?

Board of Regents Announces Grant Winners

The Office of Sponsored Programs is pleased to congratulate the following recipients of the Board of Regents LEQSF 2021 awards:

  • Leah Peterson, education, $30,000 — “Continuous Improvement Efforts for the Bayou Region’s Future Teachers.” Leah’s proposal ranked #1 in the state under Enhancement Funding.
  • Dr. Amiee Hollander,  education, $69,056 — “Modeling the Molecular World for Student Success in Biology and Chemistry through applied instruction”
  • Dr. En Mao, business, $137,805 — “Creating a high impact learning environment for teamwork and collaboration”

AFWA Announces Scholarship Winners

Two Nicholls students have earned Accounting & Financial Women’s Alliance Scholarships.

  • Kade Smith, Miriam G. Berdou Graduate Scholarship
  • Jacqueline T. Switzer, Julie A. Ard Undergraduate Award

SCIA Scholarships Available

Each year, SCIA awards several local high school students who are children or grandchildren of SCIA Members with thousands of dollars in scholarships. Nicholls employees’ children qualify. For more information, click here.

Join Sigma Gamma Rho for Fun Events

Join the Sigma Epsilon Chapter of Sigma Gamma Rho Sorority, Inc. for their SGRho week filled with fun! RSVP for events here.

MAX Charter Hiring Principal

Get a Boots Koozie

The Student Government Association is sponsoring a giveaway of Boots Clune koozies from 10:40 a.m. to 12:50 p.m. on April 19 in the Student Union.

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