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ULM loses a friend in Johnny Huntsman

Wed, 06/28/2017 - 17:10
Longtime friend and supporter of the University of Louisiana Monroe, Johnny Huntsman, died today at the age of 77. The founder of Johnny's Pizza House, Huntsman opened the first of his successful pizza restaurants in 1967 at 3812 DeSiard St. across from ULM.

What would a medical school mean for NELA?

Thu, 06/22/2017 - 10:48
Board of Regents approves licensure for medical school at ULM The Louisiana Board of Regents on Wednesday, June 21, approved the application for licensure submitted by New York Institute of Technology (NYIT) to operate a College of Osteopathic Medicine at the University of Louisiana Monroe. NYIT is a private, not-for-profit institution of higher education with domestic campuses in New York (Manhattan and Old Westbury, Long Island) and Arkansas. NYIT and ULM have a nonbinding Memorandum of Understanding through which the two entities are exploring establishing a Monroe site of New York Institute of Technology College of Osteopathic Medicine (NYITCOM) on the ULM campus. More information will be released soon.

Tropical Storm Cindy

Wed, 06/21/2017 - 09:17
The University of Louisiana Monroe is monitoring Tropical Storm Cindy closely. At this time, all university offices, classes, services and camps are scheduled to continue as normally scheduled.

ULM adds nurse practitioner degree to MSN programs

Wed, 06/21/2017 - 08:55
The University of Louisiana Monroe continues to set the standard in health care education with the addition of the Adult-Gerontology Primary Care Nurse Practitioner (AGPCNP) program.

7 women from ULM competing for Miss Louisiana crown

Tue, 06/20/2017 - 10:02
Seven young women in the Warhawk family are vying for the title of Miss Louisiana 2017 at this week's 53rd Annual Miss Louisiana Pageant. Six of the women are students at the University of Louisiana Monroe and one graduated in May. The contestants' schedule is packed with rehearsals, appearances and events. The preliminary competitions start at 7:30 p.m. Thursday and Friday, and the finals at 8 p.m. Saturday, all at the Jack Howard Theatre at the Monroe Civic Center.

Lawson and Sharon Swearingen establish endowed professorship at ULM

Wed, 06/14/2017 - 13:46
Dr. Lawson and Mrs. Sharon Swearingen have established an Endowed Professorship in Political Science at the University of Louisiana Monroe, funded by a $60,000 contribution.

Black Bayou Brass Ensemble Performs at Conference

Wed, 06/07/2017 - 14:53
Black Bayou Brass, the resident faculty brass ensemble in the School of Visual and Performing Arts, performed at the 2017 International Women's Brass Conference, June 7-10 on the campus of Rowan University in Glassboro, N.J.

ULM's Greenlee leading study of land surrounding Poverty Point

Wed, 06/07/2017 - 08:48
Dr. Diana Greenlee, Poverty Point station archaeologist and University of Louisiana Monroe adjunct professor, has been working to put the pieces together since coming to ULM in 2006. Greenlee studied anthropology at the University of Washington and inquired about the ULM position on the advice of her graduate school adviser who retired and moved to Natchez, Mississippi

Dr. Bruno Featured in Delta Style Magazine

Tue, 06/06/2017 - 09:21
ULM President Dr. Nick Bruno was recently featured in the June edition of Delta Style Magazine

Spring 2017 Dean and President's List

Thu, 06/01/2017 - 08:43
Congratulations to our Warhawks who earned a spot on the Dean and President's List

Louisiana Opera presents "Susannah" on June 9, 11 at ULM

Wed, 05/31/2017 - 09:11
Louisiana Opera, Monroe's professional opera company, presents the American musical theater masterpiece "Susannah," by Carlisle Floyd, in June at the University of Louisiana Monroe. The public is invited to the performances, 7:30 p.m., Friday, June 9 and 2 p.m., Sunday, June 11 in the Emy-Lou Biedenharn Recital Hall.

Political Science Students Support the Community with Grants

Tue, 05/30/2017 - 09:28
Students in this spring's Political Science Senior Seminar course made an impact on their community. Last week they presented two local nonprofit organizations with grants for $2,500 each. Students chose The Wellspring and Boys & Girls Clubs of Northwest Louisiana as recipients of the grants to support their programs.

Chandler, NELA singers to perform at Carnegie Hall June 1

Tue, 05/30/2017 - 08:41
Chandler is Director of Choral Activities at the University of Louisiana Monroe, director of the Monroe Symphony Chorus and Minister of Music at Northminster Church.

Elixir of Life?

Thu, 05/25/2017 - 11:24
ULM pharmacy researchers link olive oil to preventing cancer, Alzheimer's

'A Language Awakens' theme at 9th Festival of World Languages

Mon, 05/22/2017 - 17:08
On May 6, the University of Louisiana Monroe World Language program, in conjunction with area high schools, hosted a Festival of World Languages.

Wickstrom to pursue new opportunities

Thu, 05/18/2017 - 13:33
MONROE, La. -- University of Louisiana Monroe Director of Athletics Dr. Brian Wickstrom will not seek to renew his contract with the university, according to President Dr. Nick J. Bruno. Wickstrom's contract runs through June 30, 2017.

Original Crawfish Gatorfest Thursday-Sunday at ULM

Tue, 05/16/2017 - 14:48
The 3rd Annual Original Crawfish Gatorfest 2017 is Thursday-Sunday at The Grove at the University of Louisiana Monroe. The family-friendly festival is sponsored by Riverside Crawfish.

ULM graduates receive diplomas Saturday

Sat, 05/13/2017 - 14:47
863 degrees were presented to 860 graduates at the Spring 2017 Commencement

860 to graduate Saturday, May 13, at ULM Spring Commencement

Thu, 05/11/2017 - 09:11
The University of Louisiana Monroe's Spring 2017 Commencement Ceremony is 10 a.m. Saturday, May 13, at Fant-Ewing Coliseum. President Dr. Nick J. Bruno will confer 863 degrees to 860 students. Three students are each receiving two degrees.

Goals set by ULM women's tennis team puts them on the road to NCAA championship

Wed, 05/10/2017 - 08:24
The Warhawks compete in the NCAA Women's Tennis Championship Saturday and Sunday in Waco, Texas. In the first round they face No. 20 Texas A&M.