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Registration is now open for the University of Louisiana at Monroe's 2015 President's Academy--a five-day residential college preparatory program specifically designed for high-ability, high school students. The popular summer camp introduces students to college life and selected career paths.
The dental hygiene program at the University of Louisiana at Monroe recently received $2,500-- its sixth grant from Entergy in support of the Mobile Dental Hygiene Unit at ULM. Since 2012, Entergy has donated a total of $14,500 to the program.
The University of Louisiana at Monroe will welcome back its Men's Basketball team after a great run in the Sun Belt Conference tournament, beginning at 1:15 p.m., Sunday, March 15.
The University of Louisiana at Monroe Concert Choir and Chamber singers will present their annual spring concert at 7:30 p.m., Tuesday, March 17, at First United Methodist Church, located at 3900 Loop Rd. in Monroe.
University of Louisiana at Monroe English instructor Lesli Rambin, with faculty collaboration from The Schools of Humanities and Visual and Performing Arts present "Jammin' in the Delta: Mojos, Juke Joints, and Jellyrolls." The series combines lectures, presentations, and musical performances which aim to bring light to the cultural tradition of the blues.
The late Dr. Horace Perry, "H.P.," Jones started the annual Ides of March poetry reading at the University of Louisiana at Monroe in the mid-1990s as an encouragement to others to join him in celebrating togetherness, while reading poetry aloud under what has been appropriately named Jones's sacred tree, located on the north side of Stubbs Hall, near the ULM Student Center.
The Library at the University of Louisiana at Monroe has returned to its regular operating schedule after shortened hours in February.
The seventh edition of "Integrated Advertising, Promotion, and Marketing Communications," penned by primary author Dr. Kenneth Clow--the Biedenharn Endowed Chair of Business at the University of Louisiana at Monroe--was recently released by Pearson Publishing.
Four University of Louisiana at Monroe political science majors presented research papers at the Louisiana Political Science Association annual conference held in Lafayette.
The University of Louisiana at Monroe's Eta Omicron Chapter of the Pi Kappa Alpha Fraternity recently attended the Regional Pike University Leadership Conference in Dallas, Texas. The two-day workshop brought in over 450 members from five states.
The College of Arts, Education, and Sciences at the University of Louisiana at Monroe, will present "The Medieval World: A series of Lectures and Events exploring the Middle Ages," through April 28.
The University of Louisiana at Monroe will hold its 10th annual Wine Over Water event from 7-10 p.m., Thursday, April 9. As one of ULM's premier events, Wine Over Water provides the opportunity to support ULM's scholarship funding.
For years, the Men's Basketball team at the University of Louisiana at Monroe was marred by poor Academic Progress Rate (APR) scores.When Keith Richard was named the Head Coach of Men's Basketball in April 2010, he made improving the team's APR a top priority.
The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Storm Warning in effect from 6 p.m. March 4, until 9 a.m. March 5, for most of North Louisiana. University of Louisiana at Monroe officials will monitor the weather overnight and will release a statement at 6 a.m. if closure for Thursday is deemed necessary.
Hollis Watkins, best known as a long-term veteran of the civil rights movement, will speak at the University of Louisiana at Monroe at 2 p.m., Tuesday, March 10, in Student Union Ballroom A on the ULM campus.
Cyber crime has been identified as a key problem for business owners. In support of businesses in the Northeastern Louisiana region, the Louisiana Small Business Development Center at the University of Louisiana at Monroe (LSBDC at ULM) will host a training seminar from 12-2 p.m., on Thursday, March 5, at the West Monroe-West Ouachita Chamber of Commerce, located at 112 Professional Dr. in West Monroe.
Beginning March 16, ULM's Graduate School will launch an initiative allowing submission of student theses and dissertations electronically, beginning with the Marriage and Family Therapy and the Doctorate of Education graduate programs.
The 15th Annual Student Research Symposium will be held from 8:00 a.m. until 4:00 p.m., on Thursday, March 12, in the University Conference Center, located on the 7th floor of the University of Louisiana at Monroe Library.
The University of Louisiana at Monroe will host the Region III Science and Engineering Fair, beginning at 8 a.m., on Tuesday, March 3 in the Student Union Ballroom, located on the second floor of the Student Union Building.
Due to the threat of inclement weather, the University of Louisiana at Monroe will be closed, and all classes canceled, Monday, Feb. 23. A decision will be made by 3 p.m. Feb. 23 if any further closure is deemed necessary.