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Spring Art Crawl Feb. 28 on ULM campus

Fri, 02/15/2019 - 10:13
The College of Arts, Education, and Sciences at the University of Louisiana Monroe is hosting the Spring 2019 Art Crawl at several campus locations on Thursday, February 28, from 5-7 p.m. The exhibition in the CAES Dean's Conference Room will honor ULM's 50th anniversary as a university. Admission is free and open to the public. Light refreshments will be provided.

Kitty DeGree School of Nursing and School of Allied Health receive $26,000 grant from Living Well Foundation

Fri, 02/15/2019 - 10:12
The University of Louisiana Monroe's Kitty DeGree School of Nursing and the Counseling and Marriage & Family Therapy programs in the School of Allied Health in the College of Health Sciences, have been awarded a Living Well Foundation grant for the Mobile Bridge to Health for 2019. The grant is for $26,000.

ULM Wind Ensemble concert Feb. 26

Thu, 02/14/2019 - 11:14
The ULM Wind Ensemble will perform their first concert of the Spring semester on Tuesday evening, February 26, at 7:30 pm in Brown Theater on the ULM campus. There is no admission charge for this performance. Conductors of the Wind Ensemble are Derle R. Long and Steven Pederson.

ULM Mock Trial Team headed to national championship for 5th year

Tue, 02/12/2019 - 14:02
ULM News For the fifth straight year, the University of Louisiana Monroe's mock trial team finished as one the top teams at the American Mock Trial Association's (AMTA) Regional Tournament hosted by the University of Texas at Dallas on February 8-10 in Dallas, TX.

ULM hosts geopolitical strategist Peter Zeihan at March 14 Lyceum

Mon, 02/11/2019 - 15:10
The University of Louisiana Monroe Presidential Lyceum Series hosts what promises to be a fascinating Evening with Peter Zeihan on Thursday, March 14, 2019. ULM, in partnership with President Nick J. Bruno and the Office of Student Life, annually sponsors the Lyceum Series which brings newsmakers, celebrities and forward-thinking cultural experts such as Zeihan to campus. Zeihan is a geopolitical strategist, which means he helps people understand how the world works.

ULM Risk Management program ranked 9th in the country

Fri, 02/08/2019 - 10:42
ULM's Risk Management and Insurance Program moved up from the 11th largest in 2017 to the 9th largest in the nation in 2018. Each year, Business Insurance, one of the top insurance industry news sources, ranks collegiate insurance programs by number of undergraduates majoring in risk management and insurance. For the fourth year in a row, the University of Louisiana Monroe's program was the largest in Louisiana and one of the largest in the Southeast, surpassing programs like University of Mississippi and Georgia State University.

"Nick and June Were Here" by ULM's Shalanda Stanley launches Feb. 12

Wed, 02/06/2019 - 14:33
Cosmo magazine named "Nick and June Were Here" the #3 Young Adult book to be "obsessed" with in 2019. This new novel by University of Louisiana Monroe faculty member Shalanda Stanley, Ph.D., will make its debut at a book launch from 6-7:30 p.m., Tuesday, February 12, in ballroom A of the SUB. Stanley, a YA (Young Adult) author, is Interim Associate Director in the ULM School of Education.

ULM Mock Trial Team Wins Kangaroo Brawl

Tue, 02/05/2019 - 11:32
The University of Louisiana Monroe's mock trial team won Austin College's 2nd Annual Kangaroo Brawl in Sherman, TX on January 26-27, 2019, for their third tournament win of the season. ULM's Maroon squad defeated Texas A&M University, University of Arkansas, and Austin College to finish with a 7-0-1 record. Additionally, ULM's Gold squad finished in fifth place and three students won best attorney awards - Isiah Chavis, Jorden Johnson, and Shelby Joyner.

Progressive change in lighting will help ULM and the environment

Tue, 02/05/2019 - 08:11
Office of Marketing and Communications The University of Louisiana Monroe has been awarded a grant which will further the university's dedication to being a good steward of the environment. ULM received a $179,830 grant on Monday, Feb. 4, 2019, from Public Service Commissioner Foster Campbell. The grant will fund installation of high-efficiency LED lights in some ULM buildings.

ULM's VAPA hosts Brass Day on February 8

Fri, 02/01/2019 - 09:19
On Friday, February 8, the University of Louisiana Monroe School of Visual and Performing Arts will host the annual Brass Day, a free educational clinic for all brass players. Admission to all events is free.

ULM TRIO members visit high-tech science facility

Wed, 01/30/2019 - 10:22
Thirty students from the University of Louisiana Monroe's TRIO male mentoring program - Raising Achievement in Male Students (RAMS), which serves male students and members of Richwood High School's Cyber Literacy class, participated in a career exploration and enrichment trip to the Laser Interferometer Gravitational Wave Observatory (LIGO) Science Center in Livingston, La., on Dec. 6, 2018.

Saulsberry serving on La. Empowering Families to Live Well Council

Tue, 01/29/2019 - 15:59
Long-time educator and community advocate Dr. Pamela Saulsberry of the University of Louisiana Monroe attended the first meeting of the Empowering Families to Live Well Council on January 25 in the Governor's Press Room at the Louisiana State Capitol. Special guest was Gov. John Bel Edwards, who addressed the council at its inaugural meeting.

ULM Online among top 20 Master's in Counseling programs

Tue, 01/29/2019 - 13:05
The Office of ULM Online is pleased to announce the Master's in Counseling has been recognized as one of the top 20 programs in the country, according to Human ServicesEdu.org. The ULM Online program is a Master of Science in Counseling with a concentration in Clinical Mental Health Counseling.

ULM open as usual on Tuesday

Tue, 01/29/2019 - 06:32
ULM is open as usual today, Tuesday, Jan. 29, for classes and university operations. Any further information will be posted on ulm.edu or ULM social media. Please drive safely when traveling to and from campus

Winter Weather Advisory - Jan 28, 2018

Mon, 01/28/2019 - 15:31
Please be aware that a potential mix of wintry weather is expected in the Ark-La-Miss region beginning late tonight. The current forecast also calls for freezing temperatures for tomorrow morning. Please use extreme caution when driving or walking during these conditions. ULM expects normal operations during this time, though we would like to remind the Warhawk Family that if a delay or closure of campus is expected, we will send notifications using the Warhawk Alert system, campus email, text messages, social media, and the home page of the ULM website (www.ulm.edu). If you need to update your contact information in the Warhawk Alert system, we strongly urge you to do so as soon as possible at the following link: http://ulm.edu/ens/.

Siconolfi to join ULM's Office of Academic Affairs in interim role

Thu, 01/24/2019 - 14:08
The University of Louisiana Monroe welcomes Steven Siconolfi, Ph.D., who will join the Office of Academic Affairs in an interim role starting February 5. Siconolfi begins as Executive Assistant to the Vice President of Academic Affairs Dr. Eric Pani.

Study shows ULM has $566 million impact on NELA economy

Fri, 01/18/2019 - 11:39
A recent study found the University of Louisiana Monroe contributed $566.8 million to the Northeast Louisiana* economy in Fiscal Year 2017-2018. Conducted for ULM by Economic Modeling Specialists International (EMSI), the compelling study shows how the university is unmatched in its positive impact to the students, the region and the state. The university supports a variety of businesses and it benefits society as an economic driver, among other contributions.

Bruno accepts NLEP Top Project Award for VCOM

Thu, 01/17/2019 - 16:47
SHREVEPORT-MONROE -- North Louisiana Economic Partnership (NLEP) honored the best in economic development at its Annual Meeting, called Top Event today, Thursday, January 17, 2019. NLEP honored the Top Awards winners, which are projects or persons that have made a tremendous impact in economic development throughout North Louisiana during the previous year. The TOP Project Award recognizes a project that illustrates North Louisiana as a thriving region - a destination for high quality talent, innovative companies and global investment.

ULM Office of Sponsored Programs and Research announces successful 2018

Wed, 01/16/2019 - 16:37
The Office of Sponsored Programs and Research (OSPR) is pleased to announce another successful year in receiving grants and contracts from federal and state agencies and foundations. OSPR received notifications on almost $14 million in newly awarded research projects for 2018.

ULM offering new dual degree for PharmD and MBA

Fri, 01/11/2019 - 10:33
The University of Louisiana Monroe is now offering a dual degree program for a Doctor of Pharmacy and a Master of Business Administration. Because of the growing need for pharmacy professionals to be knowledgeable in the business of operating a pharmacy, the ULM College of Pharmacy and the ULM College of Business and Social Sciences have developed a program for the professional pharmacy student to graduate with both a PharmD and MBA.