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ULM student awarded prestigious aviation scholarship

Mon, 08/18/2014 - 11:29
Heidi Higginbotham, a senior University of Louisiana at Monroe aviation major from Church Point has been named a recipient of the 2014 International Society of Transport Aircraft Trading (ISTAT) Foundation Scholarship worth $10,000.

ULM's online advising feature "FlightPath" adds new feature for transfer students

Fri, 08/15/2014 - 11:23
FlightPath, the University of Louisiana at Monroe's home-built student advising and degree tracking system, has added a new feature called the Transfer Equivalency search--a tool which allows transfer students considering ULM to understand how courses they have taken at other institutions could be applied to a ULM degree.

ULM faculty members honored for service and excellence

Wed, 08/13/2014 - 14:37
Today, University of Louisiana at Monroe officials honored faculty members for their service to ULM at the 11th annual Employee Recognition Ceremony and luncheon. The ceremony was created in order to acknowledge those employed by the university for five years or more as of December 31, 2013.

ULM graduate student presents research at national conference

Wed, 08/13/2014 - 09:52
Iren Marinova of Sofia, Bulgaria, a 2014 political science graduate and current MBA student at the University of Louisiana at Monroe, presented her research on the United Nations (UN) at the National Social Science Association Annual Conference in San Diego, Calif.

ULM alum promoted to chair position at Edinboro University

Tue, 08/12/2014 - 09:14
University of Louisiana at Monroe graduate and West Monroe native, Dr. William G. Covington Jr., was recently appointed to Division Chair of Curriculum, Assessment, and Administrative Division of the Broadcast Education Association at Edinboro University of Pennsylvania.

ULM's Tresner wins Best in Show at Louisiana Contemporary 2014

Mon, 08/11/2014 - 09:26
Clifford Tresner, associate professor of art at the University of Louisiana at Monroe, recently won the "Best in Show award" at the "Louisiana Contemporary" show at the Ogden Museum of Southern Art in New Orleans.

ULM graduate student chooses teaching after exchange trip to Korea

Fri, 08/08/2014 - 09:11
University of Louisiana at Monroe graduate student, Chris Collins, recently returned from the trip of a lifetime--a five month stay in Daejon, South Korea where he attended Hanbat National University (HNU) as part of a collaborative exchange agreement between the Korean university and ULM.

ULM history professor attends Coptic studies conference

Thu, 08/07/2014 - 10:02
Dr. Mónica Bontty, associate professor of history at the University of Louisiana at Monroe, recently attended the 16th Annual University of California-Los Angeles (UCLA) "St. Shenouda the Archimandrite Coptic Conference."

ULM's Pi Kappa Alpha chapter wins international Smythe award

Wed, 08/06/2014 - 13:57
Members of the University of Louisiana at Monroe's Pi Kappa Alpha (PIKE) chapter continued the longest current winning streak in Pi Kappa Alpha history by capturing their 16th consecutive Robert A. "Smythe" award at the Pi Kappa Alpha International Convention held in Baltimore, Md.

ULM's Brett Preuett wins eight-man showdown at Carhartt College Classic; heads to Bassmaster Classic

Tue, 08/05/2014 - 17:05
The University of Louisiana at Monroe's Brett Preuett, a graduate student from Colfax, won the Carhartt College Classic today at the Chatuge Reservoir in Young Harris, Georgia. Preuett will now compete in the coveted 2015 Bassmaster Classic.

ULM honors staff members for service

Tue, 08/05/2014 - 15:48
Today, University of Louisiana at Monroe officials honored 72 staff members for their service to ULM at the 11th annual Employee Recognition Ceremony and luncheon. The ceremony was created in order to acknowledge those employed by the university for five years or more as of December 31, 2013.

ULM breaks ground on innovative international student center

Mon, 08/04/2014 - 14:09
Along with donor Eric Liew, and his wife Linda Pruett, University of Louisiana at Monroe officials broke ground on the newest privately-funded project for the university--the international student center.

Monroe ranked in top 50 most affordable college towns in the nation

Fri, 08/01/2014 - 11:08
In a recently released ranking of the "50 Great Affordable College Towns in the U.S.," Monroe--home of the University of Louisiana at Monroe--is ranked at number 33 in the nation, alongside the likes of Nashville, Tenn.; Boise, Idaho; and South Bend, Ind.

ULM gerontology partners with Nursing Home Association to host Senior Olympics

Thu, 07/31/2014 - 11:36
Since 1983, the Louisiana Nursing Home Association (LNHA)--headquartered in Baton Rouge--has held the Louisiana Nursing Home Senior Olympics. Over 365 nursing home residents representing more than 25 nursing facilities across the state will come together for games, competition, and socialization at the University of Louisiana at Monroe's Fant-Ewing Coliseum, beginning at 8:30 a.m., on Friday, Aug. 1.

ULM's "Up 'til Dawn" organization has record-breaking summer

Wed, 07/30/2014 - 11:27
Members of the University of Louisiana at Monroe's St. Jude fundraising organization, "Up 'til Dawn" (UTD), have spent the bulk of their summer raising funds for St. Jude Children's Research Hospital.

ULM incubator tenant wins small business award

Tue, 07/29/2014 - 08:57
The Northeast Louisiana Business and Community Development Center (NLBCDC) at the University of Louisiana at Monroe, seeks to advance entrepreneurship and to support economic and community development in the northeast Louisiana Delta region, offering business owners resources and services designed to support and sustain a successful business.

ULM librarian publishes new book review

Fri, 07/25/2014 - 09:33
Melinda F. Matthews, University of Louisiana at Monroe Interlibrary Loan/Reference Librarian recently wrote a book review of "Maureen O'Hara: A Biography," by Aubrey Malone, published in Southeastern Librarian vol. 62 no. 2.

ULM's Tresner shows pieces at Louisiana art exhibitions

Fri, 07/25/2014 - 08:36
Clifford Tresner, associate professor of art at the University of Louisiana at Monroe, has been chosen to present works at two Louisiana exhibitions this summer.

ULM associate dean named chair for national deans' conference

Wed, 07/23/2014 - 08:55
Dr. Judy Fellows, associate dean for the College of Health and Pharmaceutical Sciences at the University of Louisiana at Monroe, will serve as the Program Chair for the 69th annual National Conference of Academic Deans (NCAD) in July 2015, hosted by the University of Central Arkansas (UCA).

ULM and Twin City Ballet to host joint performance

Tue, 07/22/2014 - 09:30
For over 35 years, Twin City Ballet Company (TCB) and the University of Louisiana at Monroe's School of Visual and Performing Arts have joined together to host the annual Summer Dance Intensive.

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