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October 14, 2021

Dressing for success: ULM Warhawk Wardrobe outfits students with professional attire

The University of Louisiana Monroe First Lady Christine Berry, Ph.D., knows making a good impression is essential at a job interview. When a job candidate feels good about their appearance and attire, it comes through as confidence - which is vital in an interview.

October 13, 2021

Gov. Edwards visits campus to give Shot for $100 gift cards to those getting first vaccine

To encourage the COVID-19 vaccine, Gov. John Bel Edwards visited the University of Louisiana Monroe Tuesday, where he gave Shot for $100 gift cards to students and members of the community receiving their first dose of the vaccine.

October 12, 2021

ULM Gerontology presents free Parkinson's Disease program Oct. 13-14

The University of Louisiana Monroe Gerontology program will present a free virtual education and training program on Parkinson's Disease Management from 8:30 a.m.-noon on Wednesday, Oct. 13, and Thursday, Oct. 14.

October 10, 2021

School of Visual and Performing Arts, Recruitment host annual VAPA Day Oct. 13

The University of Louisiana Monroe School of Visual and Performing Arts and the Office of Recruitment hosts its annual VAPA Day on Wednesday, Oct. 13. This event is for high school students interested in art, dance, music, and theatre.

October 10, 2021

VAPA presents 'HMS Pinafore' Oct. 14-17 in Brown Auditorium

The University of Louisiana Monroe School of Visual and Performing Arts debuts "HMS Pinafore: The Lass Who Loved a Sailor" Oct. 14-17 in Brown Auditorium.

October 06, 2021

ULM's 90th year celebrated with the investiture of 9th President Ron Berry

An historic event took place at the University of Louisiana Monroe when an investiture ceremony for the university's ninth president was held during the week of the institution's 90th anniversary.

On Oct. 1, 2021, President Ron Berry received the university medallion and symbolic mace, just a few days and 90 years since the institution's first day of classes on Sept. 28, 1931.

October 05, 2021

ULM School of Construction Management receives $250K from La. Contractors

The Louisiana State Licensing Board for Contractors and the Contractors' Educational Trust Fund know graduates from the University of Louisiana Monroe School of Construction Management are among the best in the world at what they do.

That is why the organizations visited ULM on Sept. 30, 2021, to present a check for $250,000 to the ULM Foundation for the SCM. This marks the second year LSLBC and CETF donated $250,000 to the school.

October 05, 2021

ULM celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month with activities Oct. 11-15

To recognize Hispanic Americans' culture, history, and contributions, the University of Louisiana Monroe Office of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion and International Student Association are celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month Oct. 11-15.

September 30, 2021

ULM's Stefan Nodarse brings artwork 'Out of Storage' for new Bry Gallery exhibit

"Out of Storage" Works by Stefan Nodarse is the new exhibit in Bry Gallery at the University of Louisiana Monroe.

Nodarse, MFA, is Adjunct Professor of Art in the School of Visual and Performing Arts, College of Arts, Education, and Sciences.

September 24, 2021

Campus and community: Special events celebrate Investiture and 90th Anniversary, Sept. 27-Oct. 1

University of Louisiana Monroe President Ron Berry and Dr. Christine Berry kick off Investiture and 90th Anniversary Week on Monday, thanking local public and nonprofit partners by "Bringing the Bayou to You."

September 23, 2021

Sound of Today ready for showtime at halftime under new director Allen Parrish

It's 97 in the shade. It feels like 108 degrees. But there is no shade to be found on the ULM Sound of Today Marching Band practice field. The heat takes its toll on an early September afternoon.
Crisscrossing the field, a man in a sports cap and maroon ULM shirt guides the musicians through precision routines. That's Allen Parrish, D.M.A., the new Director of Athletic Bands and Assistant Professor in the University of Louisiana Monroe School of Visual and Performing Arts.

September 23, 2021

Commencement ceremonies Dec. 11 for ULM summer/fall graduates

Commencement ceremonies at the University of Louisiana Monroe are planned for Saturday, Dec. 11, with four separate ceremonies for each college.Description

September 19, 2021

VAPA presents ‘The Glass Menagerie’ at Spyker Theatre Thursday-Sunday

Live theatre returns to the University of Louisiana Monroe with the Tennessee Williams classic, "The Glass Menagerie," presented by the School of Visual and Performing Arts in the College of Arts, Education, and Sciences.

September 17, 2021

Gissendanner, Meyer awarded endowed professorships from UL System Foundation and Willis-Knighton Health System

Two professors at the University of Louisiana Monroe whose innovative research could lead to significant advancements in disease treatment and overall health were recently selected to receive $100,000 endowed professorships.

September 17, 2021

Dr. Alex John, Jr., Endowed Scholarship fully funded thanks to generous alumni

The University of Louisiana Monroe Foundation announces the Dr. Alex John, Jr., Endowed Scholarship at ULM is now fully funded, thanks to generous gifts from alumni. The scholarship is in honor of Alex John, Jr., Ed.D., the first Black dean at the university.

September 15, 2021

ULM's International Student Association hosts annual Moon Festival on Sept. 21

The University of Louisiana Monroe International Student Association presents the Mid-Autumn Harvest Moon Festival at 6 p.m., Tuesday, Sept. 21, at the Hangar.

September 10, 2021

TRIO Programs introduces new students to college life at 6th annual WINGS Camp

The University of Louisiana Monroe's TRIO Programs Student Support Services (TRIO-SSS) hosted its sixth annual WINGS College Transition Camp Aug. 11-13.
The TRIO-SSS participants in WINGS Camp are all first-generation freshmen entering ULM.

September 08, 2021

School of Allied Health names Jessica Lasiter Spring 2021 Outstanding Faculty

The University of Louisiana Monroe School of Allied Health in the College of Health Sciences announces Jessica Lasiter, MHIM, as the recipient of the Spring 2021 Outstanding Faculty Award - Recognition of Excellence.

September 07, 2021

ULM presents first Bayouval Music Festival Sept. 17 with Code Blue and the Flatliners

Bayouval Music Festival 2021 debuts Friday, Sept. 17 at the University of Louisiana Monroe.

The fusion of "bayou" and "festival" hints at the event's musical menu - featuring the local flavor of Code Blue and the Flatliners with appearances by tantalizing surprise guest artists.

September 01, 2021

ULM Rad Tech students compete at LSRT Annual Conference

University of Louisiana Monroe Student Radiologic Technology Association in the School of Allied Health, College of Health Sciences, attended the Louisiana Society of Radiologic Technologists Annual Conference in New Orleans in late July.

August 31, 2021

A Message from President Berry: Hurricane Ida

A Message from President Berry: Hurricane Ida

August 29, 2021

ULM to close Monday, August 30 due to Hurricane Ida

ULM to close Monday, August 30 due to Hurricane Ida

August 23, 2021

ULM Foundation names 2020-21 Awards for Excellence recipients

Each year, the University of Louisiana Foundation presents the Awards for Excellence to faculty and staff who have demonstrated exceptional commitment to the university and the community. ULM President Ron Berry recognized the 11 recipients during University Week.

August 11, 2021

President Ron Berry: The importance of knowing 'why'

President Ron Berry's goal is to be the "best in the world at 'what' we do" at the University of Louisiana Monroe.

At Berry's University Address on Aug. 9, just days before the start of the Fall 2021 semester, he energized the Warhawk Family to discover the "why" that fuels the "what."
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August 11, 2021

TRIO's Educational Talent Search receives over $2.2 million, 5-year grant renewal

The University of Louisiana Monroe's TRIO Programs has received a $2,291,275 grant renewal from the U.S. Dept. of Education to fund TRIO's Educational Talent Search program for an additional five years.Description

August 10, 2021

Ribbon-cutting officially opens Warhawk Village Apartments at ULM

The University of Louisiana Monroe officially opened Warhawk Village Apartments, the new residence facility on campus, with a ribbon-cutting on Aug. 10.

August 03, 2021

University Week Aug. 9-13: ULM focusing on fall semester

The Week of Welcome for students is Aug. 14-20. Look for the schedule of events to come.

Classes begin Monday, Aug. 16.

The public is invited to be part of the Warhawk momentum and attend the events open to the public, marked with an asterisk.

July 23, 2021

ULM hosts Journey of Hope cyclists for 11th year as team rides cross-country for the disabled

Around 4:30 p.m. Wednesday, 20 enthusiastic ¬- if not a bit weary - bicyclists with Journey of Hope arrived at the University of Louisiana Monroe.

Hot and tired after pedaling more than 100 miles from Shreveport to Monroe, the cyclists and six support crew looked forward to a shower, Southern cooking, and a bed for the night.

July 16, 2021

TRIO Programs: 40 years at ULM helping students to succeed

Now in its 40th year at ULM, Educational Talent Search is the oldest TRIO program on campus. Over the last four decades, some 55,000 students in 16 high schools throughout Ouachita and surrounding parishes have been helped by this facet of TRIO.

July 12, 2021

Berry-Bowden Grand Finale & The Pursuit scheduled for Aug. 10

Plans have been finalized for the can't miss event of the summer in Northeast Louisiana. The Berry-Bowden Grand Finale, combined with The Pursuit, is scheduled for Tuesday, Aug. 10, from 5:30 p.m.-8 p.m. in Fant-Ewing Coliseum.

July 09, 2021

Grand Isle highlight of ULM biology students' summer study of flora and fauna

Louisiana, the Sportsman's Paradise, and the biologist's dream landscape. In the subtropical climate, three habitats thrive - forests, grasslands, and marshes.

In the summer of 2011, University of Louisiana Monroe field biology students ditched flip-flops for rubber boots and trekked into the wild, following professors of biology, John Carr, Ph.D., and Kim Tolson, Ph.D.

July 06, 2021

Students Carl Whitlock, Earnest Wyatt attend Black Male Summit as R.L. Lewis Scholars

A delegation from the University of Louisiana Monroe participated in the inaugural Universities of Louisiana Black Male Summit at the University of Louisiana at Lafayette to celebrate and exchange innovative strategies concerning Black men in higher education.

ULM students Carl Whitlock and Earnest Wyatt were selected as R.F. Lewis Scholars as part of the BMS. Each of the nine universities in the University of Louisiana System chose two students for the honor.

July 01, 2021

ULM's Jacob Andrews and Connor Nimrod reach the pinnacle of Louisiana college fishing

Jacob Andrews' first experience fishing a college bass tournament with Connor Nimrod -- the 2021 Louisiana B.A.S.S. Nation College State Championship on March 14 -- was an eye-opener.
With five bass estimated at 19 pounds in the livewell late in the tournament, the team went looking for "hawgs," the big girls, on beds at Caney Lake. Nimrod, a Kansas native, got the big bite and set the hook. Andrews turned to look and was aghast at the sight of an unhappy 11-pound bass connected by 8-pound fluorocarbon to, get this, a spinning outfit.

June 30, 2021

Dr. John Sutherlin: Fearlessness paves the way to innovation and change

What are attributes shared by visionary tech billionaire Bill Gates, civil rights leader Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., and rock legend David Bowie?

"Fearlessness" is what John W. Sutherlin, Ph.D., -- the University of Louisiana Monroe's first Chief Innovation and Research Officer -- puts at the top of the list.

June 25, 2021

Pharmacy's new active learning classroom fosters creative thinking, team-building

A new approach to learning needs a new kind of classroom.

That's the belief of Glenn Anderson, Pharm.D., Dean of the University of Louisiana Monroe's College of Pharmacy. He took that belief, and a magazine article, to Greg Andrews, ULM's classroom and audio-visual coordinator.

June 23, 2021

ULM now accepting transfers from BPCC to Health Studies programs

The University of Louisiana Monroe is now accepting credits from Bossier Parish Community College students who have completed the two-year Associate of Applied Science in Occupational Therapy Assistant program. BPCC students can transfer their credits toward three Health Studies programs in the ULM College of Health Sciences, School of Allied Health.

June 17, 2021

Student Nautica Jones connecting climate change and chenier forests

University of Louisiana Monroe biology major Nautica Jones loves Louisiana's semi-tropical climate and its variety of ecosystems, from the marshes at the Gulf of Mexico to the pine-covered hills in the northern region of the state.

June 16, 2021

ULM supports Louisiana designating Juneteenth a state holiday

The University of Louisiana Monroe applauds the actions of the Louisiana Legislature and Gov. John Bel Edwards in officially designating Juneteenth as a state holiday.

June 15, 2021

ULM students, alumnae, competing for Miss Louisiana 2021 crown

- The University of Louisiana Monroe is well represented in the 2021 Miss Louisiana Competition. Six current students and two 2020 alumnae are vying for the title this week at the Jack Howard Theatre.

ULM students participating include Kennedy Boston-Woods, Allison Newton, Ambria Terrell, Carmin Velasquez, Monica Whitman, Laura Willis, and alumnae Asja Jordan and Julia Williams.

June 11, 2021

ULM Foundation event June 26 announcing $100,000 Mary Ellen Soignier Stapleton Endowed Scholarship

The University of Louisiana Monroe Foundation will announce the $100,000 Mary Ellen Soignier Stapleton Endowed Scholarship in the College of Business and Social Sciences at a reception at 10 a.m. on Saturday, June 26, 2021.

The event will be at Laird Weems Center, 4400 Bon Aire Drive.

June 09, 2021

Groundbreaking June 18 for new student building, The HUB

A groundbreaking ceremony for the University of Louisiana Monroe's new student building, The HUB, is set for 10 a.m., Friday, June 18, at the empty lot at the corner of University Avenue and Northeast Drive.

June 09, 2021

Pi Sigma Epsilon partners with NDHSA on marketing campaign to reduce underage drinking

The University of Louisiana Monroe chapter of Pi Sigma Epsilon collaborated with Northeast Delta Human Services Authority on a marketing campaign to reduce underage drinking among college-age students and younger in Ouachita and Franklin parishes.

June 08, 2021

President's and Dean's List recognizes academic achievement in Spring 2021

The University of Louisiana Monroe announces the students on the President's and Dean's List for the Spring 2021 semester.

June 07, 2021

ULM announces Spring 2021 graduates

The University of Louisiana Monroe brought back a treasured tradition when the graduating class of Spring 2021 was recognized at commencement exercises in Fant-Ewing Coliseum. Each of the four colleges held separate ceremonies on May 15, which allowed graduates to invite up to 10 family and friends to attend the special occasion.

June 01, 2021

ULM continues requiring masks inside, loosens social distancing

The University of Louisiana Monroe's policies on COVID-19 prevention measures have been modified following changes to the state and University of Louisiana System requirements.

May 27, 2021

Bowden uses 'Roadshow' to sell his vision to revitalize ULM football program

More than an hour before taking his turn as one of the featured speakers at an alumni-outreach event, the servant coach is helping decorate tables.
Terry Bowden knows his duties as the head football coach at ULM never end. No job is beneath him.

May 27, 2021

MLS teams victorious in student bowl competition

Medical Laboratory Science students at the University of Louisiana Monroe competed against and won a virtual bowl competition against University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences MLS students.

Six teams from ULM competed against two teams from Arkansas before the spring 2021 semester ended.

May 25, 2021

Mentorship Program: College experience enriched by mentor-mentee connection

The Career Center at the University of Louisiana Monroe provides an enriching experience to students through the ULM Mentorship Program.

Each semester, ULM faculty and staff volunteer to guide students on skills they will need in the professional world. Networking, goal-setting, and sharing knowledge about the workforce are all part of a mentor's role. The importance of the mentor-mentee professional relationship cannot be underestimated.

May 12, 2021

ULM to hold 4 commencement ceremonies Saturday; watch livestream on ulm.edu

The schedule for Saturday's commencement exercises:

· 9 a.m. - College of Arts, Education, and Sciences

· 11 a.m. - College of Business and Social Sciences

· 1 p.m. - College of Health Sciences

· 3 p.m. - College of Pharmacy

Each ceremony will be livestreaming on ulm.edu.

May 12, 2021

ULM School of Allied Health recognizes outstanding students

The University of Louisiana Monroe School of Allied Health in the College of Health Sciences, announces the Spring 2021 Undergraduate and Graduate Student Awards.
"The Outstanding Undergraduate and Graduate Student Award - Recognition of Excellence provides an opportunity for the SOAH to recognize the achievements and outstanding work of our undergraduate and graduate students," said Allied Health Program Coordinator Jessica Dolecheck, Ph.D.

May 11, 2021

Dr. Michelle McEacharn named Dean of ULM College of Business and Social Sciences

University of Louisiana Monroe President Ron Berry announces Michelle McEacharn, D.B.A., as the new Dean of the College of Business and Social Sciences.

McEacharn is the Susan and William D. Banowsky Endowed Chair and Professor of Accounting in the William D. Hoover School of Accounting, Financial and Information Services in the CBSS.

May 10, 2021

ULM'S TRIO Programs honors students in R.A.M.S. mentoring program

The University of Louisiana Monroe is home to the federally funded TRIO Programs, which focuses on assisting first-generation and income-eligible students earn a college degree.

May 06, 2021

ULM recognizes May as Asian/Pacific American Heritage Month

The University of Louisiana Monroe recognizes May as Asian/ Pacific American Heritage Month. ULM honors the Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders whose vibrant cultures are woven into the fabric of the nation.

May 05, 2021

$300,000 grant supports workforce development in ULM computer programs

With a $300,000 grant from the Louisiana Department of Economic Development, the University of Louisiana Monroe is enhancing the Computer Science and Computer Information Systems programs to produce more graduates ready to enter the technology workforce.

May 05, 2021

Dr. Pamela Saulsberry named Louisiana Social Worker of the Year

The National Association of Social Workers, Louisiana Chapter (NASW-LA) has named Pamela Saulsberry, Ph.D., the Social Worker of the Year.

Professor Saulsberry serves as Executive Director of the Office of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion at the University of Louisiana Monroe. She will receive the award at the NASW-LA Conference in June.

April 27, 2021

VAPA Wind Ensemble presents concert on Star Wars Day - May the 4th (be with you)

To celebrate the culture-created (unofficial) Star Wars Day - May the 4th Be with You, the Wind Ensemble of the University of Louisiana Monroe will perform a free concert on Tuesday, May 4.

The concert will be at 7:30 p.m. in Brown Theatre, with a limited number of in-person tickets available on Eventbrite (https://bit.ly/3xsoNBE). The performance will also be livestreaming free on the School of Visual and Performing Arts YouTube channel (https://bit.ly/2LInETI).

April 26, 2021

ULM Gerontology presents emergency preparedness symposium May 4 via Zoom

The beginning of warm weather marks the beginning of hurricane season, officially June 1-Nov. 20 for the Atlantic, Caribbean, and Gulf of Mexico. In 2020, a record-breaking two tropical storms and three hurricanes hit Louisiana.

April 22, 2021

VAPA presents 'The Addams Family' April 29-30, May 1-2; free tickets available now

The traditional musical theater spring production returns to the University of Louisiana Monroe for a four-day run of "The Addams Family - A Musical Comedy."

The School of Visual and Performing Arts presents "The Addams Family" at 7:30 p.m., April 29-31 and May 1, and at 2 p.m. on May 2. The production will be livestreaming from Brown Auditorium on BookTix.

April 19, 2021

Patent awarded for ULM professor's research into olive oil treatment for breast cancer

The University of Louisiana Monroe is pleased to announce a U.S. Patent has been awarded based on research led by a ULM College of Pharmacy Professor.

Khalid El Sayed, Ph.D., a Professor of Medicinal and Natural Products Chemistry in the School of Basic Pharmaceutical and Toxicological Sciences, College of Pharmacy, piloted the research into a process to isolate oleocanthal from olive oil for use in breast cancer treatment and relapse prevention.

April 16, 2021

'Alo-Hawk' brings slice of paradise to ULM's Annual Spring Fever Week

Say aloha to friends and soak in the relaxing island vibe during Spring Fever Week, at the University of Louisiana Monroe. Alo-Hawk Spring Fever Week 2021 includes Super Warhawk Weekend, Saturday and Sunday, April 17-18.Spring Fever Week 2021 includes Super Warhawk Weekend, Saturday and Sunday, April 17-18. Alo-Hawk kicks off Monday, April 19, with lei handouts and a free lunch from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Monday at Bayou Park; it concludes with the NPHC cookout Friday from 1-4 p.m. in the Student Grove.

April 14, 2021

Unveiling of Lucy Shackelford Center, Kitty DeGree Neuromuscular Lab for DPT program Monday at 10 a.m.

ULM will unveil the Lucy Shackelford Human Movement Center and Kitty DeGree Neuromuscular Lab at 10 a.m., Monday, April 19, in Walker Hall in the Physical Therapy Department, first floor, room I-64.

April 12, 2021

ULM student artists' best works in 24th Annual Show at Bry Gallery

The University of Louisiana Monroe School of Visual and Performing Arts has announced the participants and winners in the 24th Annual ULM Student Art Exhibition.
The exhibit features 37 works by 21 students majoring in art in the College of Arts, Education, and Sciences.

April 12, 2021

ULM's Dr. Seetharama Jois receives $1.65 million for lung cancer research

The National Institutes of Health awarded $1.65 million to fund cancer research being done by Seetharama Jois, Ph.D., a professor of Medicinal Chemistry at the School of Basic Pharmaceutical and Toxicological Sciences at the University of Louisiana Monroe College of Pharmacy.

April 09, 2021

#GlobalWarhawks - ULM celebrates International Week April 12-16

A favorite tradition at the University of Louisiana Monroe is the celebration of International Week, sponsored by the Office of International Student Services and International Students Association.

International Week 2021 is Monday, April 12-Friday, April 16.

April 07, 2021

Herons on the Bayou 'Wave 2' public art unveiling at ULM Saturday

The popular public art project Herons on the Bayou, spearheaded by University of Louisiana Monroe Assistant Professor of Art Brooke Foy, is unveiling 36 new works in Wave 2 of Herons on the Bayou.

The event is 1-3 p.m., Saturday, April 10, at Bayou Park at ULM.

April 07, 2021

Hawkline headed to collegiate competitions after bringing home third national championship

Fresh from their third consecutive national championship, the University of Louisiana Monroe's Hawkline is on the competition road again, headed to Daytona, FL.

The award-winning dance line left Wednesday morning for the 2021 National Dance Association (NDA) Collegiate Dance Championship, April 8-10. The competitions can be seen on Varsity TV.

April 01, 2021

ULM announces 2020 Foundation Awards for Excellence recipients

University of Louisiana Monroe President Ron Berry announces the 2020 Foundation Awards for Excellence recipients. Four faculty and one staff member were selected based on the overall effectiveness in their field and contributions to the university.

April 01, 2021

TRIO Programs: Women's History Month Symposium includes Mentoring Group participants

At the TRIO Program's Educational Talent Search Women's History Month Symposium on March 20, local high school students participating in the TRIO Programs Mentoring Group were among the special guests.

The students attend Carroll, Richwood, and Wossman high schools.

March 31, 2021

ULM hosts Super Warhawk Weekend April 16-18

The University of Louisiana Monroe will host Super Warhawk Weekend on Friday, Saturday and Sunday, April 16-18.

Super Warhawk Weekend is for the campus and the community with athletic events, student and alumni activities, and family fun.

March 29, 2021

ULM closed for Spring Break on Friday, April 2, Monday and Tuesday, April 5-6

The University of Louisiana Monroe will be closed for Spring Break on Friday, April 2, and Monday and Tuesday, April 5-6.

March 26, 2021

Cap and gown: ULM plans 4 in-person Spring 2021 commencement ceremonies on May 15

The University of Louisiana Monroe will host in-person Spring 2021 commencement ceremonies on Saturday, May 15, at Fant-Ewing Coliseum.

March 24, 2021

UPD leads initiative to improve law enforcement culture; ready to assist area agencies

The University of Louisiana Monroe Police Department (UPD) is at the forefront of creating a new culture among law enforcement and is now exceptionally positioned to serve as a mentor to area agencies seeking to do the same.

March 23, 2021

ULM presents 'What does Women's History mean to me?' Thursday at 6 p.m.

To celebrate March as Women's History Month, the University of Louisiana Monroe History Program is hosting a virtual conversation on "What does Women's History mean to me?" beginning at 6 p.m. on Thursday, March 6.

March 23, 2021

ULM'S Warhawk Trumpet Ensemble a semifinalist in national competition

The University of Louisiana Monroe Warhawk Trumpet Ensemble is a semifinalist at this year's National Trumpet Competition. The ensemble's recorded performance will be livestreamed for judges on Thursday, March 25, 2021.

March 22, 2021

ULM Women's Symposium announces 2021 award winners

The University of Louisiana Monroe will host the 5th Annual Women's Symposium virtually on Tuesday, March 23, 2021. Four awards and six scholarships will be presented as part of the symposium.

March 16, 2021

LaWanna Gilbert-Bell named director of ULM Office of Sponsored Programs and Research

The University of Louisiana Monroe announces LaWanna Gilbert-Bell, M.Ed., has been named director of the Office of Sponsored Programs and Research.

March 15, 2021

Health Studies offers new graduate certificate in Interprofessional Leadership in Healthcare

The University of Louisiana Monroe will offer a graduate certificate in Interprofessional Leadership in Healthcare beginning with the Fall 2021 semester.

The certificate is in the Health Studies program in the School of Allied Health of the ULM College of Health Sciences. It is the only one of its kind in Louisiana.

March 15, 2021

ULM presents the 28th Annual High School Art Exhibition at Bry Gallery

The University of Louisiana Monroe presents the 28th Annual High School Junior/Senior Juried Art Exhibition at Bry Art Gallery through March 19.

The exhibition is sponsored by the ULM Art Program in the School of Visual and Performing Arts, College of Arts, Education, and Sciences.

March 11, 2021

ULM hopes for a return to normal in Fall 2021

After a year of online learning and rigorous safety measures, leaders at the University of Louisiana Monroe are hopeful that the Fall 2021 semester will look similar to Fall 2019 with a return to more normal operations.

March 10, 2021

ULM Marketing and Communications wins 8 awards, Bohl receives 2020 Humanitarian Award

The University of Louisiana Monroe Office of Marketing and Communications' creative work was recognized with eight awards, plus the first-time 2020 Humanitarian Award, by the Ad Club of NELA at the 55th Annual American Advertising Awards.

OMC won awards for print and digital media, including the 2020 issues of ULM Magazine, TakeFlight magazine, television advertising, and photography.

March 05, 2021

ULM Gerontology hosts Women's Leadership Summit March 9

The University of Louisiana Monroe Gerontology program is hosting the 2021 Ageless Women's Leadership Summit: Voices of Experience, from 1-5 p.m. Tuesday, March 9.
The summit is free and available via Zoom.

March 03, 2021

Commencement ceremony for ULM Spring 2020 graduates planned for April 17

The University of Louisiana Monroe will honor the class of Spring 2020 with a commencement ceremony at 10 a.m. Saturday, April 17.

Due to state restrictions on gatherings due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the university could not have commencement in May 2020. A virtual ceremony was produced to recognize the graduates.

March 02, 2021

ULM Online rankings feature 5 programs in the top 10

February is the month when many companies release their rankings of the country's best online programs.
ULM Online at the University of Louisiana Monroe has an impressive five programs in the top 10 in their respective categories. ULM has 16 total rankings, with five of those being the only university in the state making the ranking.

March 01, 2021

Lisa Miller named ULM Interim VP of Enrollment Management, University Relations

Lisa Miller, a familiar figure at the University of Louisiana Monroe, has been named Interim Vice President of Enrollment Management and University Relations. The UL System Board of Supervisors approved Miller's appointment on Feb. 25, 2021.

February 23, 2021

VAPA Wind Ensemble live/live streaming concert rescheduled to Tuesday, March 9

The University of Louisiana Monroe School of Visual and Performing Arts Wind Ensemble concert has been rescheduled to 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, March 9, 2021.

The concert was originally set for Thursday, Feb. 25. The concert will be live at Brown Auditorium and live streaming on the ULM School of Visual and Performing Arts YouTube channel (https://bit.ly/2LInETI).

February 23, 2021

ULM's Women's Symposium going virtual for March 23 event

The University of Louisiana Monroe Fifth Annual Women's Symposium is going virtual for the first time, from noon-5 p.m., Tuesday, March 23, 2021.

In partnership with the ULM Alumni Association, this year's theme is "WINGS - Women Influencing the Next Generation of Success" and also celebrates March as Women's History Month.
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February 16, 2021

ULM remains closed Thursday-Friday - university reopens, classes resume on Monday, Feb. 22

The University of Louisiana Monroe will remain closed Thursday-Friday, Feb. 18-19, as Northeast Louisiana braces for the second round of winter weather this week.
ULM plans to resume regular hours for offices and classes, both online and in-person, on Monday, Feb. 22, 2021.

February 13, 2021

ULM Gerontology: Seminar on elder abuse Feb. 18 via Zoom

The University of Louisiana Monroe Gerontology program, in collaboration with the Louisiana Governor's Office of Elderly Affairs, will present a special seminar on elder abuse and neglect from 1-3 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 18, 2021, via Zoom.

February 12, 2021

ULM closed Monday, Feb. 15-Wednesday Feb.17

The University of Louisiana Monroe will be closed Monday, Feb. 15 - Wednesday, Feb. 17 due to severe winter weather and Warhawk Day Off.

February 11, 2021

ULM Foundation announces the Jeff Albright Insurance Society

The University of Louisiana Monroe Foundation announces the Jeff Albright Insurance Society to benefit the nationally recognized Risk Management and Insurance program in the College of Business and Social Sciences.

February 10, 2021

Experience the ULM Wind Ensemble performance live or livestreaming on Thursday, Feb. 25

The Wind Ensemble of the University of Louisiana Monroe presents its first concert of the semester at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 25, 2021, in Brown Auditorium.

February 09, 2021

ULM administering COVID-19 vaccines Tuesday-Friday to those who are eligible: schedule appointment here

The University of Louisiana Monroe College of Pharmacy is offering the COVID-19 Moderna vaccine to individuals at the university and in the community who are eligible to receive it under the Louisiana Department of Health's expanded criteria.

February 08, 2021

Dr. John Sutherlin named ULM Chief Innovation and Research Officer

University of Louisiana Monroe President Ronald Berry, D.B.A., announces the appointment of John W. Sutherlin, Ph.D., as Chief Innovation and Research Officer (CIRO).

February 05, 2021

UPD Director Tom Torregrossa named a finalist for Campus Safety Director of the Year

University of Louisiana Monroe Director of Police Services Tom Torregrossa is one of only 17 finalists nationwide for Campus Safety Director of the Year. Torregrossa is the only finalist in the state.

Campus Safety magazine for hospitals, schools, and universities, annually recognizes top safety directors based on progressive and innovative programs used on campuses across the nation.

February 02, 2021

ULM Computer Science program receives ABET accreditation to 2026

The Computer Science program at the University of Louisiana Monroe completed a rigorous accreditation process through the Accrediting Board for Engineering and Technology, Inc. (ABET) and received accreditation through the year 2026.

February 02, 2021

ULM economics professor receives award, grant from West Cancer Foundation

University of Louisiana Monroe Assistant Professor of Economics Ahmad Reshad Osmani, Ph.D., of the College of Business and Social Sciences, was recently awarded the West Cancer Initiative Award and a $5,000 grant for his research proposal.

February 01, 2021

ULM welcomes cellist Christopher Adkins for performance on Feb. 9

The University of Louisiana Monroe School of Visual and Performing Arts, Guest Artist on Campus Series, welcomes cellist Christopher Adkins at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 9, 2021, in the Emy-Lou Biedenharn Recital Hall.

The performance will also be live-streamed on the VAPA YouTube channel at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WbZAL4a_35A.

January 29, 2021

Student organizations invite the community to join Walk for Representation, Identity, and Diversity, Tuesday, Feb. 2

In collaboration with the new Cultural Diversity Council, the Campus Activities Board, both recognized student organizations at the University of Louisiana Monroe, will have a Walk for Representation, Identity, and Diversity at 11 a.m. on Tuesday, Feb. 2, 2021.

The community is invited to join in the event, which is part of several student activities planned in February in honor of Black History Month.

January 29, 2021

ULM Online BBA ranks in national top 100 by U.S. News

Listed among the top 100 online business degree programs in the country, the ULM Online Bachelor of Business Administration is ranked No. 79 by U.S. News & World Report. The 2021 edition of the Best Online Bachelor's Programs was announced Jan. 26.

January 27, 2021

Feeding the need: MLK Day of Service at ULM/LDCC provides 3,092 meals in community

Thanks to the contributors and volunteers for the University of Louisiana Monroe and Louisiana Delta Community College MLK Day of Service, more than 3,000 meals will go to feed the hungry in the community.

January 26, 2021

ULM welcomes new Director of Alumni Sarah O'Connor Siereveld

The University of Louisiana Monroe and ULM Alumni Association announces the appointment of Sarah O'Connor Siereveld as the new Director of Alumni.

January 26, 2021

ULM Online MS in Nursing ranks #57 in U.S. News Best Online Programs for 2021

The University of Louisiana Monroe's Master of Science in Nursing ranks No. 57 of 194 programs, nationally, in the 2021 U.S. News and World Report Best Online Programs. Rankings were published Tuesday, Jan. 26, 2021, on usnews.com.

January 22, 2021

ULM mourns passing of Professor and Dean Emeritus Van McGraw, Ph.D.

The University of Louisiana Monroe mourns the passing of Professor Emeritus and Dean Emeritus Van McGraw, Ph.D., of Monroe, who died on Jan. 21, 2021.

January 22, 2021

ULM unveils BLM public artwork at ceremony on Monday, Jan. 25

The unveiling of the Black Lives Matter public artwork was held at 2 p.m. on Monday, Jan. 25, 2021, at the University of Louisiana Monroe Library overhang.

On display at Bayou Park, the 16 letters stand individually to spell Black Lives Matter. Each 4-by-8-foot painted letter is a different artist’s interpretation of the BLM social justice movement.

January 19, 2021

ULM President Berry extends sympathies following death of Joshua Comer

University of Louisiana Monroe President Ronald Berry, D.B.A., extended sympathies following the death of ULM Assistant Professor Joshua Comer, Ph.D., on Sunday, Jan. 17.

January 19, 2021

Free, ongoing COVID-19 testing now at ULM for campus and community

The Louisiana National Guard and Louisiana Department of Health are providing free COVID-19 testing beginning Tuesday, Jan. 19, at the University of Louisiana Monroe. Testing will be ongoing.

Testing is available for ULM students, faculty, staff, and Louisiana residents ages 5 and up.

January 14, 2021

ULM, LDCC partner for Food Bank of NELA on MLK Day of Service Monday

On Monday, Jan. 18 ¬- Martin Luther King Jr. Day ¬- the University of Louisiana Monroe and Louisiana Delta Community College continues the tradition of volunteering together on MLK Day of Service.

For more than 10 years, ULM and LDCC have partnered to assist a local community agency on MLK Day of Service.

January 12, 2021

Pamela Saulsberry, Ph.D., to lead ULM Office of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion

University of Louisiana Monroe President Ronald Berry, D.B.A., announces the appointment of Pamela Higgins Saulsberry, Ph.D., LCSW-BACS, as executive director of the Office of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion.

January 12, 2021

ULM President's and Dean's List recognizes academic achievement in Fall 2020

The University of Louisiana Monroe announces the students on the President's and Dean's List for the Fall 2020 semester.
Full-time, undergraduate students must be enrolled full-time and complete a minimum of 12 semester hours to be eligible. President's List students (denoted with *) earned at least a 3.9 GPA. Students on the Dean's List earned at least a 3.5 GPA.

January 10, 2021

ULM moves to virtual learning and operations Monday and Tuesday due to winter storm

The University of Louisiana Monroe will move to virtual operations Monday, Jan. 11 and Tuesday, Jan. 12, due to winter weather.

All face-to-face and hybrid/hyflex courses will meet virtually Monday and Tuesday, Jan. 11-12 and will resume normally on Wednesday, Jan 13. Online courses will continue as scheduled.


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