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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.

ULM alum building bridges to success

Mon, 07/21/2014 - 15:25
John "J.P." Pierce began his education at the University of Louisiana at Monroe in the fall of 1972 by pursuing a degree in pre-law. After one year in the program, Pierce realized that he wanted to take a different path.

ULM students and faculty serve at rad tech conference

Fri, 07/18/2014 - 09:49
Faculty and students from the University of Louisiana at Monroe's radiologic technology program recently attended the 57th Annual Meeting of the Louisiana Society of Radiologic Technologists (LSRT) in New Orleans.

ULM's Bayou Bash moves to Fant-Ewing Coliseum

Thu, 07/17/2014 - 14:39
Due to the threat of inclement weather, the University of Louisiana at Monroe's Alumni Association will now host its inaugural Bayou Bash event from 5-7 p.m., on Saturday, July 19, at ULM's Fant-Ewing Coliseum, located on Northeast Drive on the ULM campus.

ULM professor leads the Journal of International Students

Thu, 07/17/2014 - 11:05
Dr. Krishna Bista, assistant professor of education in the University of Louisiana at Monroe's School of Education, has published the 2014 edition of the "Journal of International Students"-- a print and online peer-reviewed publication on international higher education, with a focus on international student affairs.

ULM librarian publishes book review

Wed, 07/16/2014 - 14:37
Melinda F. Matthews, ULM Interlibrary Loan/Reference Librarian, wrote a book review of "Saying No to Bullying" by Louise Spilsburg and Mike Gordon.

eULM alum builds career in healthcare management

Wed, 07/16/2014 - 13:52
Robin Chapman Cox, a native of Rocky Branch, put her education on hold to become a wife and mother in 1991. When she decided to again pursue her dream of a college degree, she took the non-traditional route through the University of Louisiana at Monroe's online platform, eULM.

ULM Fishing Team preps for college series national championship tournament

Tue, 07/15/2014 - 08:06
The University of Louisiana at Monroe's Fishing Team is preparing to send eight men to the Carhartt Bassmaster College Series National Championship Tournament from July 31- Aug. 2, at the Chatuge Reservoir in Young Harris, Georgia, to compete for cash and prizes.

Third annual President's Academy comes to a close

Fri, 07/11/2014 - 14:02
The President's Academy at the University of Louisiana at Monroe has been a highlight of the summer for the past three years. The academy--envisioned by ULM President Dr. Nick J. Bruno--invites high ability high school students to the ULM campus for a week full of university and career immersion.

ULM alum named in top "40 under 40: Professors who Inspire"

Thu, 07/10/2014 - 14:03
University of Louisiana at Monroe alum, Dr. Stephen Bell, professor of sociology at the College of the Ozarks in Point lookout Mo., was recently named one of NerdScholar's top "40 under 40: Professors who Inspire."

ULM graduate earns scholarship from Mississippi law school

Wed, 07/09/2014 - 09:46
Phillip Ellis of Bernice--a 2009 University of Louisiana at Monroe criminal justice graduate--was recently awarded with a 2014-2015 Merit Scholarship from the Mississippi College School of Law (MC Law).

Regions Bank donates $100k to ULM for WISE Plan qualification

Tue, 07/08/2014 - 12:12
The Workforce and Innovation for a Stronger Economy (WISE) Plan was created by state education and legislative officials to increase investments in higher education in Louisiana. The structure of the plan allows schools like the University of Louisiana at Monroe to earn extra funds on a competitive, performance-based scale.

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