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For the second week in a row, a program from the University of Louisiana at Monroe's College of Health and Pharmaceutical Sciences has been ranked for its affordability. ULM's Counseling Program was ranked in the nation's "Top 25 Most Affordable and Accredited Master's in School Counseling Online" by BestCounselingDegrees.net.
The University of Louisiana at Monroe's Risk Management and Insurance (RMI) Program will host its annual talent search event, Sept. 1-2 in the ULM Library Conference Center, and the ULM Student Union Ballroom, located on the second floor of the Student Union Building. The event helps address the critical talent challenge facing the global insurance and risk management industry.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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."
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.