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Sign-up has begun for the University of Louisiana at Monroe's Preview, Registration, and Enrollment Program--better known as PREP. The orientation program is designed to help new students make a smooth transition to college life at ULM.
Dr. Joni H. Noble, associate professor in the Department of Art at the University of Louisiana at Monroe, was awarded the "Best Photograph" award, March 22, at the Big Easel Preview Show held in Lafayette.
The Louisiana Small Business Development Center (LSBDC) at the University of Louisiana Monroe, in partnership with Accion, will offer three free financial literacy workshops geared toward those who are seeking help in securing loans for their businesses. Pre-registration is required and there is no cost to attend.
Current University of Louisiana at Monroe sociology majors Courtnie Pollard of Jennings, Lanie Roussel of Baton Rouge, and Alexandria Heavner of Pineville, each presented sociology research at the 32nd annual SouthEastern Undergraduate Sociology (SEUSS) Symposium, held at Emory University in Atlanta, Ga.
Dr. Robert Hanser, coordinator of the University of Louisiana at Monroe's criminal justice program, and Dr. Mike Gomila, adjunct professor of criminal justice at ULM, recently published an innovative textbook titled "Multiculturalism and the Criminal Justice System."
The University of Louisiana at Monroe recently hosted the Louisiana Political Science Association (LPSA) Annual Conference for the second time in the organization's history, which began in the early 1970s.
The University of Louisiana at Monroe hosted the 2014 Region III Social Studies Fair on Thursday, March 13 at Fant-Ewing Coliseum. Participants included more than 550 students from various parishes across northeastern Louisiana.
The University of Louisiana at Monroe's "Big Switch" event has returned to give students an opportunity to switch places with one of 10 ULM faculty and staff. The event--sponsored by ULM's 31 Ambassadors--begins at 8 a.m., Tuesday, March 25.
Dr. Joshua Stockley, associate professor of political science and L.M. McKneely endowed professor at the University of Louisiana at Monroe, presented at the 75th Annual Conference of Louisiana Colleges & Universities in Baton Rouge on March 7.
The University of Louisiana at Monroe recently hosted the 8th annual Louisiana High School Online Technology Challenge. High school teams across Louisiana participated in the online competition, which encourages high school students to prepare for Louisiana's future through the use of technology. CenturyLink served as the title sponsor of the event.
Officials at the University of Louisiana at Monroe officially opened the application period for the 2014 President's Academy--a popular residential summer camp for high-ability high school students geared toward introducing students to college life and selected career paths.
The University of Louisiana at Monroe School of Visual and Performing Arts (VAPA) announced Steven Sondheim's "Into the Woods" as its spring musical production, last October. Tickets for the show are now on sale for a four-day run, April 3-6, in ULM's Brown Auditorium.
The Hawkeye--the student newspaper at the University of Louisiana at Monroe--recently brought home awards from two journalism competitions, including a top-10 finish nationally.
The University of Louisiana at Monroe invites students to attend the first annual Law School Preview Day at 12:30 p.m., Wednesday, March 19, in the ULM Conference Center, located on the seventh floor of the ULM Library. The event is open to any student currently enrolled in a four-year institution.
The University of Louisiana at Monroe recently sent two teams-- a gold squad and a maroon squad-- to the American Mock Trial Association Regional Tournament hosted by Mississippi College in Jackson, Miss., to compete against teams from colleges across Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Tennessee, and Texas.
In memory of Dr. Horace Perry, "H.P." Jones, the University of Louisiana at Monroe's history honor society, Phi Alpha Theta, will hold the Ides of March poetry reading, at noon, on Friday, March 14, under the sacred "Linden" tree, located on the north side of Stubbs Hall, near the ULM Student Center.
The Bry Art Gallery at the University of Louisiana at Monroe is currently hosting the 21st Annual High School Junior/Senior Juried Art Exhibition. The show will run Monday through Thursday 8 a.m.-4:30p.m., and Friday from 8 a.m.-noon. Exhibits will remain open through March 21.
The University of Louisiana at Monroe fishing duo of Nick LaDart of Monroe, and Brian Eaton of Monroe, reeled in third place at the FLW College National Championship fishing tournament held on Lake Keowee, in Seneca, S.C.
In celebration of Women's History Month, The College of Business and Social Sciences at the University of Louisiana at Monroe, will host its inaugural Women in Leadership Conference from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., on Wednesday, March 12.
University of Louisiana at Monroe President Dr. Nick J. Bruno recently traveled to South Korea to visit three universities--all of which in recent years have sent numerous exchange students to ULM.