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Sarah Torregrossa crowned Miss ULM 2016

Fri, 11/06/2015 - 22:40
Sarah Torregrossa, a junior mass communications major from West Monroe, was crowned Miss University of Louisiana at Monroe at the 62nd Annual Miss ULM Pageant held Nov. 6, in front of a packed house at Brown Auditorium.

ULM honors students celebrate National Recycling Day

Fri, 11/06/2015 - 09:15
Two Honors English Composition classes are organizing an event to celebrate National Recycling Day on the ULM campus on Wed., Nov. 11, from 9 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

eULM Professor and doctoral student present at Sixth International Conference on the Image

Thu, 11/05/2015 - 16:28
Dr. Jocelyn Chapman, assistant professor in ULM's Creative Systemic Studies online doctoral program, and doctoral candidate Karen McClendon, presented at the Sixth International Conference on the Image, at University of California at Berkeley, October 29-30, 2015.

Higher Ed to Hired: Chelsea Britton in the Spotlight

Thu, 11/05/2015 - 11:59
Every year, ULM says goodbye to yet another group of students as they graduate and move on to the next phase of their lives. Equipped with a solid education, many of our graduates enter the work force as strong leaders seeking to make a lasting difference in the world. And as a ULM family, we take pride in the accomplishments and achievements of our students.

ULM Biology senior receives competitive scholarship

Wed, 11/04/2015 - 15:59
Ethan Burke, a biology senior at ULM, has recently received a scholarship from the Louisiana Association of Professional Biologists (LAPB).

English instructor scores internship in New York

Wed, 11/04/2015 - 09:22
Vanelis Rivera, an instructor of English in ULM's School of Humanities, recently completed a prestigious internship with Tangerine Entertainment, a film production company in New York City.

ULM freshmen give back to community through senior wellness program

Tue, 11/03/2015 - 15:34
Last Friday, a group of ULM students participated in a community service project with the Ouachita Council on Aging (OCA), a local non-profit organization serving seniors aged 60+ since 1967.

ULM's online graduate school ranked in nation's top 50

Mon, 11/02/2015 - 10:42
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 nationwide, the University of Louisiana at Monroe's online graduate school (eULM) ranked at number 17 in the nation for best overall graduate school.

School of Pharmacy awarded $1.2 million in NIH grants

Fri, 10/30/2015 - 09:11
The National Institutes of Health (NIH) has awarded grants to three faculty members in the School of Pharmacy's Department of Basic Pharmaceutical Sciences (BPS), totaling nearly $1.2 million.

Professor’s tornado research to improve regional severe weather forecasting

Thu, 10/29/2015 - 14:31
Dr. Todd Murphy, assistant professor of Atmospheric Science at ULM, has been awarded a $60,000 grant from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) to participate in a collaborative research project mandated by Congress to understand how severe storms and tornadoes evolve in the Southeastern United States.

History professor publishes Voodoo encyclopedia

Mon, 10/26/2015 - 10:52
Dr. Jeffrey Anderson, associate professor of history in ULM's School of Humanities, has published a book entitled, "The Voodoo Encyclopedia: Magic, Ritual, and Religion."

ULM's Gerontology program awarded $690,000 grant

Thu, 10/22/2015 - 16:28
The University of Louisiana at Monroe's (ULM) Gerontology program has partnered with the DeSoto Parish Police Jury, Intermediate School District, and Department of Community Services to begin the Foster Grandparent (FG) program in DeSoto Parish.

Up 'til Dawn invites community to Hawktoberfest, Trunk-or-Treat

Wed, 10/21/2015 - 18:07
The University of Louisiana Monroe's Up 'til Dawn organization will host its very first Hawktoberfest event in the Grove, located behind Malone Stadium, from 1-7 p.m., on Saturday, Oct. 24.

VAPA presents The Pirates of Penzance Oct. 29-30

Mon, 10/19/2015 - 16:58
The University of Louisiana at Monroe's School of Visual and Performing Arts (VAPA) present The Pirates of Penzance Thursday, Oct. 29, and Friday, Oct. 30, at 7:30 p.m. in Brown Auditorium, located on the ULM campus.

ULM presents TEDxULM event Oct. 16

Wed, 10/14/2015 - 10:16
The University of Louisiana at Monroe will present a TEDxULM event at 6:00 p.m. Friday, Oct. 16 in ULM's Spyker Theatre. It is the first TEDx event the university has hosted.

Small Business Development Center honored for 35 years of service

Mon, 10/12/2015 - 12:51
When you're a service organization and have been around for 35 years, it shows two things: you're dedicated and you have value. That holds true for U.S. Small Business Development Center (SBDC) as the organization celebrated 35 years of service at its national conference in San Francisco Sept. 8-11.

ULM Pharmacy students making a difference

Fri, 10/09/2015 - 18:29
Every year the American Pharmacists Association - Academy of Student Pharmacists (APhA-ASP) creates a national theme to encourage and advocate for the profession of pharmacy, and the ULM School of Pharmacy has joined the movement. This year's theme is "Live Your Why."

ULM's Professor of History to present "World War II: A Closer Look" lecture series

Thu, 10/08/2015 - 09:44
ULM's Professor of History, Ralph Brown, Ph.D. began a lecture series, "World War II: A Closer Look" on Oct. 1 at the Ouachita Parish Public Library as a continuation of his efforts to connect world history with the community.

AT&T provides scholarships for ULM Top Hawks

Wed, 10/07/2015 - 08:42
AT&T announced a $25,000 contribution to the University of Louisiana at Monroe Foundation to contribute to the Top Hawks fund. The fund provides scholarship dollars to students who have achieved academic excellence during high school.

ULM to host Director Jarvis of the U.S. National Park Service on Oct. 6th

Mon, 10/05/2015 - 12:48
Director Jarvis of the U.S. National Park Service will visit ULM on Oct. 6th and attend a variety of local events while sharing the importance of preservation.