Nicholls State University http://wwno.org en Nicholls State University Eyes Tropical Storm Karen http://wwno.org/post/nicholls-state-university-eyes-tropical-storm-karen <p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px;">Officials at a university in the coastal Louisiana Parish of Lafourche are keeping an eye on tropical weather.</p><p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px;">Nicholls State University in Thibodaux issued a statement Thursday after Tropical Storm Karen formed.</p> Thu, 03 Oct 2013 19:17:39 +0000 The Associated Press 45198 at http://wwno.org Manning Passing Academy Draws Over 1K High School Football Players To Thibodaux http://wwno.org/post/manning-passing-academy-draws-over-1k-high-school-football-players-thibodaux <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The <a href="http://www.manningpassingacademy.com/" target="_blank">Manning Passing Academy</a> held its </span>18<sup>th</sup><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> year of camp this past weekend, bringing more than a thousand high school football players to </span>Thibodaux<span style="line-height: 1.5;">, La., a town many of them couldn’t even pronounce.</span></p> Tue, 16 Jul 2013 12:45:00 +0000 Nick Gremillion 39643 at http://wwno.org Nicholls Completes Stadium Renovations http://wwno.org/post/nicholls-completes-stadium-renovations <p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px;">The face-lift of Nicholls State University's football stadium is finished, a little behind schedule but on budget.</p> Wed, 09 Jan 2013 20:00:00 +0000 The Associated Press 26486 at http://wwno.org New Thibodaux Station to Serve Hospital, College http://wwno.org/post/new-thibodaux-station-serve-hospital-college <p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px;">A new fire station planned for Thibodaux will serve residences, a hospital and Nicholls State University.</p><p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px;">The founders of Acadia Plantation donated 1.5 acres of land for the station, which the Thibodaux Volunteer Fire Department has been planning for years.</p> Wed, 09 Jan 2013 14:00:00 +0000 The Associated Press 26479 at http://wwno.org Nicholls Upgrades Website Features http://wwno.org/post/nicholls-upgrades-website-features <p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px;">Nicholls State University officials say upgrades to the university's website should make it easier for prospective students to apply.</p><p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px;">Officials say students can research scholarship information, make formal application for admission to the university and track the process of an application.</p> Tue, 01 Jan 2013 19:35:55 +0000 The Associated Press 26099 at http://wwno.org Anti-blowout technology in lab at Nicholls http://wwno.org/post/anti-blowout-technology-lab-nicholls <p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px; ">A new laboratory at Nicholls State University in Thibodaux will give students hands-on experience with the kind of equipment used to prevent blowouts and other catastrophes on oil rigs.</p> Tue, 11 Sep 2012 21:03:56 +0000 The Associated Press 19790 at http://wwno.org Nicholls sets piano concert for Sept. 18 http://wwno.org/post/nicholls-sets-piano-concert-sept-18 <p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px; ">Nicholls State University plans its annual Monster Piano Concert Sept. 18 at 7 p.m. in the Mary M. Danos Theater on the Thibodaux campus.</p><p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px; ">The concert is presented by the Nicholls State University Foundation and the university's music department.</p> Mon, 10 Sep 2012 19:55:44 +0000 The Associated Press 19690 at http://wwno.org Nicholls State cancels classes through Thursday http://wwno.org/post/nicholls-state-cancels-classes-through-thursday <p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px; ">Nicholls State University in Thibodaux has canceled classes and all on-campus events through Thursday.</p><p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px; ">University officials say students are not being evacuated from campus but residence hall students have been encouraged to leave.</p> Tue, 28 Aug 2012 16:50:51 +0000 The Associated Press 18728 at http://wwno.org Nicholls to offer master's in nursing http://wwno.org/post/nicholls-offer-masters-nursing <p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px; ">Nicholls State University is going ahead with plans to offer a master of nursing program beginning in spring 2013.</p><p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px; ">The university recently received approval from the Louisiana State Board of Nursing to offer the program under its College of Nursing and Allied Health.</p> Sat, 25 Aug 2012 17:22:31 +0000 The Associated Press 18507 at http://wwno.org Nicholls to offer '1st generation' scholarships http://wwno.org/post/nicholls-offer-1st-generation-scholarships <p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px; ">Nicholls State University will offer 24 scholarships this fall exclusively to students who are the first in their family to attend college.</p> Fri, 03 Aug 2012 19:20:51 +0000 The Associated Press 17091 at http://wwno.org