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The 56th Masters Water Ski and Wakeboard Tournament--considered the most prestigious tournament in the sport--is an invitation-only tournament for the world's greatest water skiers. This year's event features a host of current, former, and incoming students from the University of Louisiana at Monroe Water Ski Team.
Dr. Sean Chenoweth, associate professor of geosciences at the University of Louisiana at Monroe, will conduct research on fresh water wells and naturally-occurring sinkholes on the island of Barbuda in the Eastern Caribbean this summer.
University of Louisiana at Monroe President Dr. Nick J. Bruno has announced the President's List and Deans' List for the spring 2015 semester at ULM. To be eligible for the President's List, a student is required to earn at least a 3.9 grade point average on a minimum of 12 semester hours completed.
Tina Mullone, assistant professor of dance in the University of Louisiana at Monroe's School of Visual and Performing Arts (VAPA), has earned a spot on the Regional Board of the American College Dance Association (ACDA) for the second time.
Andre Lewis--a student in the online creative systemic studies Ph.D. program at the University of Louisiana at Monroe--has added to his academic portfolio with recent publications, and a presentation in Arkansas.
GraduatePrograms.com--an online resource for students searching for top-ranked graduate schools--released its annual "Best Online Schools and Graduate Programs" list. Based on rankings and reviews by over 25,000 students in over 600 programs, the University of Louisiana at Monroe's online graduate school (eULM) ranked at number 12 in the nation for best overall graduate school.
Dr. Lesli Pace, associate professor and coordinator of the communication program at the University of Louisiana at Monroe, was recently selected to present two papers at the annual Museum of Motherhood Academic Conference in New York.
Dr. James Layfield, assistant professor of low brass in the School of Visual and Performing Arts at the University of Louisiana at Monroe, was chosen as the new Low Brass Mentor for the Hot Springs Music Festival in Hot Springs, Ark.
Dr. Terry L. Jones, professor of history at the University of Louisiana at Monroe, began his journey as a regular contributor for the New York Times in 2011 as the publication embarked on its online "Disunion" series. "Disunion" details the Civil War through diary entries, photographs, and historical accounts.
Melinda F. Matthews, University of Louisiana at Monroe Interlibrary Loan/Reference Librarian recently wrote two new book reviews.
The Louisiana Small Business Development Center (LSBDC) at the University of Louisiana at Monroe will offer four free workshops as part of their week-long celebration of small business. The organization is also premiering a new-look as part of a nation-wide rebranding effort.
The University of Louisiana at Monroe's annual spring Commencement Ceremony was held today in Fant-Ewing Coliseum in front of adoring family and friends, and ULM faculty, staff, and administration. Over 770 students earned degrees.
During a special meeting of the University of Louisiana at Monroe Foundation, the Ouachita Parish Women's Republican Club announced that their endowed scholarship had grown to $60,000, allowing them to convert it into a First Generation Undergraduate Endowed Scholarship.
The College of Business and Social Sciences at the University of Louisiana at Monroe held its 47th Annual Honors Banquet Friday, April 24, in the ULM Library Conference Center to honor outstanding students in the College of Business and Social Sciences.
Dr. Mara Loeb, an associate professor of communication at the University of Louisiana at Monroe, and Dr. C. Turner Steckline Wilson, an associate professor of communication at ULM, recently traveled to France to conduct courses at Paris University of Leonardo da Vinci (PULV).
On the heels of National Small Business Week, the Louisiana Small Business Development Center (LSBDC), hosted by University of Louisiana at Monroe, will kick off a week-long celebration of small business and will introduce its new brand during an awards reception from 10-11 a.m., on Monday, May 11, in Stubbs Hall, Room 117, on the ULM campus.
After a collaborative effort between the University of Louisiana at Monroe and the Governor's Office of Homeland Security and Emergency Preparedness (GOHSEP), officials from both agencies and ULM students and faculty, broke ground on the ULM Doppler radar.
The University of Louisiana at Monroe's School of Humanities, in conjunction with Field House Bar and Grill in Monroe, will host a fundraiser on Wednesday, May 6, for the new Carlos Fandal Endowment Academic Scholarship.
The University of Louisiana at Monroe's Zeta Pi chapter of the Delta Sigma Phi fraternity officially received their fraternity charter from the Delta Sigma Phi National Headquarters during the organization's annual Carnation Weekend.
Dr. Jocelyn Chapman, assistant professor of creative systemic studies at the University of Louisiana at Monroe, and doctoral student Karen McClendon recently gave a presentation at the national Humanities Education and Research Association Conference in San Francisco.