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ULM News Center
  • What would a medical school mean for NELA?
    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
    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
    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
    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
    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
    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
    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
    ULM President Dr. Nick Bruno was recently featured in the June 2017 edition of Delta Style Magazine
  • Spring 2017 Dean and President's List
    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
    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
    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
    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?
    ULM pharmacy researchers link olive oil to preventing cancer, Alzheimer's
  • 'A Language Awakens' theme at 9th Festival of World Languages
    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
    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.