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Ashlynn Lanford Miss ULM 2017

Ashlynn Lanford, a sophomore kinesiology major from Pineville, was crowned Miss University of Louisiana Monroe at the 64th Annual Miss ULM Pageant held Nov. 4, in front of a packed house at Brown Auditorium.

Press Release about Miss ULM 2017


 Lanford being crownedphoto of top five in 2017 pageantphoto of Lanford wearing crown



About the Miss ULM Pageant


The Miss ULM Pageant is a competitive scholarship program emphasizing physical fitness, talent, public speaking, and academics.

  • Be a single female that has never been married or had children
  • Be between the ages of 18 and 24 years of age
  • Be of good charactar and possess poise, personality, intelligence, charm and beauty
  • Possess and be able to display a trained talent in a 90-second performance.

The Miss ULM Pageant is associated with the Miss Louisiana Scholarship Organization, which requires each contestant must meet the following requirements in order to compete in the Miss Louisiana Pageant:

  • minimum 2.5 GPA the previous semester - and -
  • cumulative 2.5 GPA for current students - or -
  • cumulative 2.5 High School GPA for first-time freshmen
  • full-time enrollment at ULM