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LSBDC at ULM and Accion offer three-part financial literacy series

Mon, 03/24/2014 - 09:53
The Louisiana Small Business Development Center (LSBDC) at the University of Louisiana Monroe, in partnership with Accion, will offer three free financial literacy workshops geared toward those who are seeking help in securing loans for their businesses. Pre-registration is required and there is no cost to attend.

ULM students present in Atlanta

Fri, 03/21/2014 - 10:17
Current University of Louisiana at Monroe sociology majors Courtnie Pollard of Jennings, Lanie Roussel of Baton Rouge, and Alexandria Heavner of Pineville, each presented sociology research at the 32nd annual SouthEastern Undergraduate Sociology (SEUSS) Symposium, held at Emory University in Atlanta, Ga.

ULM criminal justice professors author textbook on multiculturalism

Fri, 03/21/2014 - 08:53
Dr. Robert Hanser, coordinator of the University of Louisiana at Monroe's criminal justice program, and Dr. Mike Gomila, adjunct professor of criminal justice at ULM, recently published an innovative textbook titled "Multiculturalism and the Criminal Justice System."

ULM hosts reunion at the Louisiana Political Science Association Conference

Thu, 03/20/2014 - 10:49
The University of Louisiana at Monroe recently hosted the Louisiana Political Science Association (LPSA) Annual Conference for the second time in the organization's history, which began in the early 1970s.

ULM announces winners of Region III social studies fair

Thu, 03/20/2014 - 10:21
The University of Louisiana at Monroe hosted the 2014 Region III Social Studies Fair on Thursday, March 13 at Fant-Ewing Coliseum. Participants included more than 550 students from various parishes across northeastern Louisiana.

ULM's "Big Switch" gives students insight into higher education careers

Wed, 03/19/2014 - 11:09
The University of Louisiana at Monroe's "Big Switch" event has returned to give students an opportunity to switch places with one of 10 ULM faculty and staff. The event--sponsored by ULM's 31 Ambassadors--begins at 8 a.m., Tuesday, March 25.

ULM's Stockley presents at conference of Louisiana colleges and universities

Wed, 03/19/2014 - 08:19
Dr. Joshua Stockley, associate professor of political science and L.M. McKneely endowed professor at the University of Louisiana at Monroe, presented at the 75th Annual Conference of Louisiana Colleges & Universities in Baton Rouge on March 7.

ULM announces technology challenge winners

Tue, 03/18/2014 - 14:55
The University of Louisiana at Monroe recently hosted the 8th annual Louisiana High School Online Technology Challenge. High school teams across Louisiana participated in the online competition, which encourages high school students to prepare for Louisiana's future through the use of technology. CenturyLink served as the title sponsor of the event.

ULM announces 2014 President's Academy registration

Tue, 03/18/2014 - 08:02
Officials at the University of Louisiana at Monroe officially opened the application period for the 2014 President's Academy--a popular residential summer camp for high-ability high school students geared toward introducing students to college life and selected career paths.

Tickets on sale for ULM spring musical "Into the Woods"

Mon, 03/17/2014 - 09:08
The University of Louisiana at Monroe School of Visual and Performing Arts (VAPA) announced Steven Sondheim's "Into the Woods" as its spring musical production, last October. Tickets for the show are now on sale for a four-day run, April 3-6, in ULM's Brown Auditorium.

ULM Hawkeye wins national journalism award

Fri, 03/14/2014 - 09:36
The Hawkeye--the student newspaper at the University of Louisiana at Monroe--recently brought home awards from two journalism competitions, including a top-10 finish nationally.

ULM to host first annual Law School Preview Day

Fri, 03/14/2014 - 08:26
The University of Louisiana at Monroe invites students to attend the first annual Law School Preview Day at 12:30 p.m., Wednesday, March 19, in the ULM Conference Center, located on the seventh floor of the ULM Library. The event is open to any student currently enrolled in a four-year institution.

ULM's Mock Trial teams complete second season

Wed, 03/12/2014 - 15:14
The University of Louisiana at Monroe recently sent two teams-- a gold squad and a maroon squad-- to the American Mock Trial Association Regional Tournament hosted by Mississippi College in Jackson, Miss., to compete against teams from colleges across Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Tennessee, and Texas.

ULM to hold Ides of March poetry reading in honor of H.P. Jones

Wed, 03/12/2014 - 09:52
In memory of Dr. Horace Perry, "H.P." Jones, the University of Louisiana at Monroe's history honor society, Phi Alpha Theta, will hold the Ides of March poetry reading, at noon, on Friday, March 14, under the sacred "Linden" tree, located on the north side of Stubbs Hall, near the ULM Student Center.

ULM welcomes public to view Annual High School Juried Art exhibition

Tue, 03/11/2014 - 14:44
The Bry Art Gallery at the University of Louisiana at Monroe is currently hosting the 21st Annual High School Junior/Senior Juried Art Exhibition. The show will run Monday through Thursday 8 a.m.-4:30p.m., and Friday from 8 a.m.-noon. Exhibits will remain open through March 21.

ULM fishing duo takes third in FLW College National Championship

Tue, 03/11/2014 - 14:27
The University of Louisiana at Monroe fishing duo of Nick LaDart of Monroe, and Brian Eaton of Monroe, reeled in third place at the FLW College National Championship fishing tournament held on Lake Keowee, in Seneca, S.C.

ULM's Women in Leadership Conference to highlight successful alums

Tue, 03/11/2014 - 10:06
In celebration of Women's History Month, The College of Business and Social Sciences at the University of Louisiana at Monroe, will host its inaugural Women in Leadership Conference from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., on Wednesday, March 12.

ULM's Bruno travels to South Korea to receive honorary doctorate

Mon, 03/10/2014 - 13:03
University of Louisiana at Monroe President Dr. Nick J. Bruno recently traveled to South Korea to visit three universities--all of which in recent years have sent numerous exchange students to ULM.

ULM art professor's work featured in exhibition

Mon, 03/10/2014 - 10:23
The work of University of Louisiana at Monroe Professor of art, Gary Ratcliff, was recently featured in an exhibition hosted by Northwestern State University's (NSU) Department of Fine and Graphic Art. The show was a retrospective, which highlighted ceramic pieces from different stages throughout Ratcliff's career.

ULM to host Region III fairs March 11 and 13

Mon, 03/10/2014 - 08:50
The University of Louisiana at Monroe will host the Region III Science and Engineering Fair, beginning at noon, on Tuesday, March 11; and the Region III Social Studies Fair beginning at 8:30 a.m., on Thursday, March 13. Both will be held at ULM's Fant-Ewing Coliseum.