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D.C. internship helps ULM student discover her passion for service

Fri, 08/28/2015 - 08:11
University of Louisiana at Monroe student Lauren Lewis is not a political science major, but she found that she didn't need to be to have a successful summer in Washington D.C. After a once in a lifetime opportunity to work for Congressman Ralph Abraham, Lewis returned to Monroe with perspective and a new appreciation for government.

ULM marriage and family therapy ranked for affordability

Tue, 08/25/2015 - 16:27
The Marriage and Family Therapy (MFT) program at the University of Louisiana at Monroe is one of the unique programs offered by the institution. The program was recently awarded with a top-40 ranking on BestCounselingDegrees.net's list of the nation's most affordable MFT degrees.

ULM instructor invites public to community paint day

Tue, 08/25/2015 - 16:21
Brooke Foy, instructor of art at the University of Louisiana at Monroe, invites ULM students, faculty, staff, and the community to participate in the last Community Paint Day for the One Mile Of Love Mural in West Monroe--the Trenton Street Levee Revitalization Project.

Joey Trappey to speak to ULM students at annual Convocation

Mon, 08/24/2015 - 13:32
Convocation at the University of Louisiana at Monroe symbolizes the official start to the academic year. The event gives freshmen a view of Fant-Ewing Coliseum as not only a place they will visit for numerous events, but also, as a place where they will receive their diplomas in four years.

ULM Foundation presents awards of excellence

Thu, 08/20/2015 - 16:29
Today, University of Louisiana at Monroe faculty and staff gathered to honor excellence in research, teaching, creative/artistic activity, and service at the fifth annual ULM Foundation Awards for Excellence.

Employees honored for years of service

Wed, 08/19/2015 - 17:00
The University of Louisiana at Monroe honored faculty and staff members for their service to ULM at the 12th annual Employee Recognition Ceremony and luncheon. The ceremony acknowledged those employed by the university for five years or more as of December 31, 2014.

ULM construction receives $115,000 from construction licensing board

Tue, 08/18/2015 - 13:41
Representatives from the Louisiana Licensing Board for Construction Management presented a check for over $115,000 to the University of Louisiana at Monroe's School of Construction Management during a special event on the ULM campus.

ULM professor shows work at Art Melt 2015

Mon, 08/17/2015 - 13:18
University of Louisiana at Monroe Associate Professor of communication, Dr. Bette Kauffman, has once again been invited to "Art Melt," the largest multi-media juried art exhibit in the state for Louisiana artists.

ULM School of Education professors publish co-written piece

Fri, 08/14/2015 - 09:50
University of Louisiana at Monroe assistant professors Dr. Krishna Bista and Dr. Amy Dagley recently published an article in "College & University (C&U)," a 90-year-old prestigious refereed journal.

ULM history professor published in European journal

Thu, 08/13/2015 - 09:15
Dr. Chris Blackburn, professor of history at the University of Louisiana at Monroe, has published an article that appears in the current edition of the Polish journal, "Studia Historyczna."

ULM professor spends summer teaching music in Haiti

Wed, 08/12/2015 - 15:42
Dr. Mel Mobley, associate professor of music at the University of Louisiana of Monroe, recently returned from central Haiti, where he served on the staff of the Ecole de Musique Sainte Trinite at its 44th annual Summer Music Camp.

ULM online history program ranked in nation's top 10

Tue, 08/11/2015 - 14:21
The University of Louisiana at Monroe's online programs--taught through the eULM online platform--have received dozens of top national rankings since eULM's official launch in 2013. Today, TheBestSchools.org released its 20 best online bachelors degrees in history. ULM ranked among the nation's best, coming it at number nine.

ULM L Club announces 2015 Hall of Fame class

Tue, 08/11/2015 - 11:31
The ULM Letterman "L" Club's Hall of Fame welcomes four new members this fall. The 2015 class includes former football player Vincent Brisby, former basketball player Larry Saulters, former baseball player Andy Davis, and longtime broadcaster Frank Hoffmann.

ULM program awarded $1.1 million grant

Thu, 08/06/2015 - 16:28
The University of Louisiana at Monroe was recently awarded a $1.1 million grant from the U.S. Department of Education. The research based grant will be used to fund the TRiO Student Support Services program (SSS) for the next five years.

ULM's Pi Kappa Alpha chapter ties national record

Tue, 08/04/2015 - 12:36
Members of the University of Louisiana at Monroe's Pi Kappa Alpha fraternity tied the longest winning streak in the 147-year history of the organization by capturing their 17th consecutive Robert A. "Smythe" award at the Pi Kappa Alpha Convention held in Memphis, Tenn.

ULM changing student outcomes in math with new courses

Tue, 08/04/2015 - 08:34
The core academic subjects for most students involve general knowledge in English, math, history, and the sciences. In some cases, students are not prepared for the rigor of a college curriculum.

ULM nursing receives $10,000 donation

Fri, 07/31/2015 - 11:38
The Louisiana Cancer Foundation (LCF) presented a check for $10,000 to Dr. Benny Blaylock, dean of University of Louisiana at Monroe College of Health and Pharmaceutical Sciences, and Dr. Wendy Bailes, associate director of the Kitty DeGree School of Nursing.

ULM alumnus earns sports academy award

Wed, 07/29/2015 - 09:15
Dr. David Peterson, a 1997 exercise science graduate of the University of Louisiana at Monroe, earned the prestigious United States Sports Academy (USSA) 2015 Alumnus of the Year Award for his outstanding performance as a student and a professional.

KEDM at ULM to host Policy and a Pint Tuesday

Mon, 07/27/2015 - 16:44
At 5 p.m., on Tuesday, July 28, KEDM Public Radio will host "Policy and a Pint" at Fat Pelican Restaurant in Monroe. Panel members will discuss efforts towards historic preservation of local buildings and sites. The event is free and open to the public.

ULM alumni and students published in academic journals

Mon, 07/27/2015 - 14:19
A group of recent graduates and a current student in the School of Education at the University of Louisiana at Monroe recently published book reviews various academic journals. Dr. Krishna Bista, assistant professor of education, mentored the students during their pursuit of masters and doctoral degrees in education.

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