Northwestern State University welcomed the Class of 2022 to campus with the annual New Student Convocation and President’s Picnic Sunday, Aug. 19. New Student Convocation is a ceremony to mark the beginning of each student’s academic journey, encourage a sense of camaraderie among the class and introduce university traditions. About 1,500 new students are enrolled at NSU for the Fall 2018 semester, which began Monday Aug. 20. Demon Days 2018, a full slate of activities, events, service projects and more will continue through the end of September. Late registration will continue through Aug. 28. More information is available at www.nsula.edu.