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Women share experience, expertise at Women's Symposium

2 hours 41 min ago
In celebration of Women's History Month, ULM hosts the Women's Symposium, a one-day conference featuring discussions from highly respected ULM and community leaders about nine topics women face daily in a panel style format. The Women's Symposium was held in the SUB Ballrooms on the second floor of ULM's Student Union Building on Wednesday, March 29, 2017.

ULM SOAR Campaign Officially Reaches Seventy Percent Threshold

Wed, 03/22/2017 - 11:38
On Tuesday, March 21, 2017 the ULM Foundation, ULM Athletic Foundation, and ULM Alumni Association announced that the SOAR Campaign had reached its 70% threshold. The goal was announced at a celebration in Scott Plaza featuring faculty, students, and staff with ULM's Sound of Today and Cheerleaders

ULM's VAPA presents 'Pippin' the Musical

Mon, 03/20/2017 - 11:33
presents their Spring Musical, "Pippin," March 23-26 in Brown Auditorium. Night performances begin Thursday through Saturday starting at 7:30 p.m. and Sunday is a matinee at 2 p.m. 

ULM to host Women's Symposium March 29

Thu, 03/16/2017 - 16:13
MONROE, La. -- As part of ULM's celebration of Women's History Month, the university will host a Women's Symposium on Wednesday, March 29, 2017 from 8:00 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. in the Student Union Building (SUB) ballrooms, located on second floor of the SUB.

Living a life of dreams: A student's journey from ULM to Yale

Thu, 03/16/2017 - 12:23
Siddhartha Dhakal, a University of Louisiana Monroe (ULM) international student from Kathmandu, Nepal, lives by this philosophy. He believes that to achieve your dreams in life you must be motivated, take action and find opportunities rather than waiting for them to find you

Black Bayou Brass Ensemble performs tonight in Beidenharn Recital Hall

Tue, 03/14/2017 - 11:09
Black Bayou Brass, resident faculty brass ensemble in the School of Visual and Performing Arts, will present a recital on Tuesday, March 14th at 7:30 p.m. in the Emy-Lou Biedenharn Recital Hall.

Communication Program features Traveling Scholar Dr. Diana Bowen

Mon, 03/13/2017 - 13:10
MONROE, La. - The Communication Program's Speech and Debate Forum, as part of the Traveling Scholar Series, will welcome Dr. Diana I. Bowen to ULM's campus to present, "Voices from the Archive: Women of Color, Civic Engagement, and the Politics of Archival Research". Dr. Bowen's presentation will take place on March 14, 2017, at 6:00 p.m. in Stubbs 100.

ULM's Spring Art Crawl Returns

Wed, 03/08/2017 - 14:48
The College of Arts, Education, and Sciences is hosting their ULM Spring Art Crawl at several venues on campus on Thursday, March 9 from 5-7 p.m. The ULM Art Crawl participating galleries include The Walker Gallery, Walker Hall 1-47, Bry Hall Gallery, ULM Sculpture Garden, and The Advance Studios. The Advance Studios are located in Stubbs 234 and 236.

ULM Political Science Speaker Series features Jeremy Alford

Tue, 03/07/2017 - 14:31
Independent journalist and veteran Louisiana political reporter, Jeremy Alford, will hold a guest lecture and book signing at the University of Louisiana Monroe as part of the Political Science program's annual speaker series. The lecture and book signing will be held in the Conference Center on the 7th Floor of the ULM Library at 9:30 AM on Tuesday, March 14.

ULM Student Journalists Receive Top Awards

Mon, 03/06/2017 - 19:18
Students from the University of Louisiana Monroe brought home five awards from the Southeastern Journalism Conference “Best of the South” competition held last week.

ULM's VAPA presents 'Pippin' the Musical

Fri, 03/03/2017 - 16:40
MONROE, La. - ULM's School of Visual and Performing Arts presents their Spring Musical, "Pippin," March 23-26 in Brown Auditorium. Night performances begin Thursday through Saturday starting at 7:30 p.m. and Sunday is a matinee at 2 p.m. 

ULM's mock trial team headed to championship series

Thu, 03/02/2017 - 11:07
For the third straight year, a squad from the University of Louisiana Monroe's Mock Trial team finished as one of the top teams at the American Mock Trial Association (AMTA) Regional Tournament on Feb. 19. The result qualifies the Maroon Squad for the Opening Round Championship Series (ORCS) in XX, XX in March. ULM is the only college or university from Louisiana to advance to the ORCS.

NLEP funds ULM Economic Impact Study of Ouachita and Black Rivers

Tue, 02/21/2017 - 16:38
North Louisiana Economic Partnership (NLEP) today presented the University of Louisiana at Monroe (ULM) a $30,000 check to fund an economic impact study of the Ouachita and Black Rivers. The study will assess the economic impact of the Ouachita-Black River system from South Central Arkansas to North Central Louisiana. It will be submitted to the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers with the goal of maintaining the water levels and hours of operation of the rivers.

ULM ULM Wind Ensemble to hold first concert of the spring

Tue, 02/21/2017 - 15:26
The University of Louisiana Monroe's Wind Ensemble will present their first concert of the semester on Wednesday, February 22 at 7:30 p.m. in Brown Auditorium.

Composer in Residence Series features Sydney Guillaume

Mon, 02/20/2017 - 16:59
Haitian native composer, conductor, and clinician, Sydney Guillaume, will hold a lecture and present a concert at the University of Louisiana Monroe as a part of School of Visual and Performing Arts' (VAPA) annual Composer in Residence Series.

ULM University Park Receives New Look

Fri, 02/17/2017 - 09:35
MONROE, La. -- The University of Louisiana Monroe revealed the new artificial turf installed at its University Park outdoor recreational complex at a ceremony held Thursday morning.

ULM History and World Language Programs Host French Film Festival on Thursday Feb. 16

Thu, 02/16/2017 - 10:00
With collaboration between the ULM History and World Language Programs of the School of Humanities, the acclaimed French Festival continues at ULM this Spring semester with the screening of the love story, "Cyrano de Bergerac" on Thursday, Feb. 16 in Stubbs 100.

Olympic gold medalists Hamm and Johnson are ULM's Lyceum's Series speakers

Wed, 02/15/2017 - 12:11
Soccer player, Mia Hamm, and artistic gymnast, Shawn Johnson, will share their unique stories at the University of Louisiana Monroe as part of this year's Lyceum Series held on Thursday, March 9 at 7 p.m. in ULM's Brown Auditorium. Hamm and Johnson are both retired after outstanding professional careers, with seven Olympic medals between the two of them.

ULM to screen documentary 'Run Carlos Run' on Thursday Feb. 9

Mon, 02/06/2017 - 16:51
"Run Carlos Run," a documentary about Carlos Ibarra who ran 3,000 miles from Brookly, Ny. to his hometown Costa Mesa, Calif., will be screening on Thursday, February 9 at 6 p.m., in Stubbs 100 on ULM's campus.

ULM pharmacy professor receives $10,000 donation for breast cancer research

Fri, 02/03/2017 - 08:14
MONROE, La. -- The Louisiana Cancer Foundation (LCF) presented ULM College of Pharmacy Professor Dr. Paul Sylvester with a check for $10,000 in continued support of his breast cancer research on Jan. 26.