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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.
At 5 p.m., on Tuesday, July 28, KEDM Public Radio will host "Policy and a Pint" at Fat Pelican Restaurant in Monroe. Panel members will discuss efforts towards historic preservation of local buildings and sites. The event is free and open to the public.
A group of recent graduates and a current student in the School of Education at the University of Louisiana at Monroe recently published book reviews various academic journals. Dr. Krishna Bista, assistant professor of education, mentored the students during their pursuit of masters and doctoral degrees in education.
The Louisiana Small Business Development Center at the University of Louisiana at Monroe will host its third annual Small Business Expo from noon to 3 p.m., on Saturday, Aug. 15, at the Monroe Convention Center.
The University of Louisiana at Monroe's TEACH Project will host an Effective Professional Practice Conference Aug. 3-4 on the ULM campus. Regular registration runs through July 27, and late registration runs through July 29.
Emily Williamson, director of the University of Louisiana at Monroe Child Development Center, will be honored July 21, as the recipient of the Distinguished Service Award presented by the Twin Cities Mayor's Committee on Disabilities.
Dr. James Boldin, associate professor of music at the University of Louisiana at Monroe, has been invited to perform at the 47th International Horn Symposium, at the Colburn School in Los Angeles, Calif.
The University of Louisiana at Monroe's online programs have earned a multitude of top rankings from various collegiate and business entities looking to steer adult learners to alternative forms of education.
Students from the University of Louisiana at Monroe's radiologic technology program took home first place in the Quiz Bowl competition at the 58th annual meeting of the Louisiana Society of Radiologic Technologists (LSRT) held July 9-11 in Lafayette.
Dr. Sunitha V. Bachawal, a 2010 Ph.D. graduate of the University of Louisiana at Monroe's Pharmacy Ph.D. program, received a prestigious honor when her photo was chosen as the cover image for the June issue of the journal, "Cancer Research: Driving Innovation to Prevent and Cure Cancer."
Dr. Ralph Brown, associate professor of history at the University of Louisiana at Monroe, will present "Heroes of World War II" at the Louise Williams Branch of the Ouachita Parish Public Library, at 12:30 p.m., on Thursday, July 16.
Representatives at Centric Federal Credit Union are asking their customers to "Bank like a Warhawk" as they show their University of Louisiana at Monroe school spirit with an updated look at its North Monroe location.
For April Nelson, Miss Louisiana 2015, life has been non-stop since she was crowned Saturday, June 27, at Monroe's W.L. Jack Howard Theater. Now, beginning her preparation for Miss America, Nelson must settle in to her official home at the University of Louisiana at Monroe.
The University of Louisiana at Monroe School of Visual and Performing Arts (VAPA) will serve as host to the Band House Junior High School Band Camp from July 13-15. The Band House is a full-service music store located in West Monroe, with additional stores in Bossier City and Texarkana, Ark. The camp is free to junior high school band students.
Dr. Julie de Azevedo Hanks, an alumna of the University of Louisiana at Monroe's marriage and family therapy program, has launched an online intensive training course designed to teach mental health and health-related professionals how to effectively share their expertise and knowledge.
The University of Louisiana at Monroe's School of Visual and Performing Arts (VAPA) is collaborating with the Strauss Theatre Center and the Monroe Symphony Orchestra to present Rodgers and Hammerstein's "South Pacific" in concert at ULM's Brown Auditorium July 10-12.
SuccessfulStudent.org--a resource for students looking to find unique degree programs and career options--ranked the University of Louisiana at Monroe as one of the "15 Best Drone Training Colleges in America." ULM's Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) concentration was ranked in the nation's top-10.
The "Up 'til Dawn" (UTD) St. Jude fundraising organization at the University of Louisiana at Monroe competed in the national Executive Board Fundraising Challenge and finished in the nation's top spot, raising over 11,000 in 30 days.
Roxanne B. Speer, a doctoral student in the University of Louisiana at Monroe's online creative systemic studies program, has earned numerous awards and recognitions this year through her work in higher education and humanities.