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- ULM drone program named one of nation's best
SuccessfulStudent.org--a resource for students looking to find unique degree programs and career options--ranked the University of Louisiana at Monroe as one of the "15 Best Drone Training Colleges in America." ULM's Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) concentration was ranked in the nation's top-10.
- ULM's St. Jude fundraising organization first in the nation
The "Up 'til Dawn" (UTD) St. Jude fundraising organization at the University of Louisiana at Monroe competed in the national Executive Board Fundraising Challenge and finished in the nation's top spot, raising over 11,000 in 30 days.
- eULM graduate student joins education council; wins research award
Roxanne B. Speer, a doctoral student in the University of Louisiana at Monroe's online creative systemic studies program, has earned numerous awards and recognitions this year through her work in higher education and humanities.
- ULM President's Academy honors students and community partners
The President's Academy at the University of Louisiana at Monroe wrapped up its fourth year as a premier academic and career exploratory camp for scholars. The academy provides high-ability high school students with a week of university and career immersion.
- ULM student awarded $5,000 counseling fellowship
The National Board for Certified Counselors (NBCC) selected University of Louisiana at Monroe student, Joshua Morgan of Memphis, Tenn., for the NBCC Minority Fellowship Program-Youth (MFP-Y). As an NBCC MFP-Y fellow, Morgan will receive funding and training to support his education and facilitate his service to underserved minority populations, with a specific focus on those ages 16-25.
- ULM sends nine to Miss Louisiana
The University of Louisiana at Monroe will be represented at the 2015 Miss Louisiana Pageant by its largest-ever cohort. Nine women--a group made up of both incoming and current students--will grace the W.L. Jack Howard Theater stage this Thursday through Saturday.
- ULM president honored by Tangipahoa Parish
University of Louisiana at Monroe President Dr. Nick J. Bruno was inducted into the Florida Parishes Arena Wall of Fame Friday evening in Hammond. Bruno is lauded as a major supporter of the arena's establishment in 2004.
- ULM professor releases textbook
Dr. Kenneth Clow--Biedenharn Endowed Chair in Business at the University of Louisiana at Monroe--and Dana-Nicoleta Lascu of the University of Richmond recently collaborated on a 15-chapter textbook designed for introductory courses in marketing.
- ULM professor earns $56,000 Board of Regents grant
As part of the Louisiana Board of Regents Research and Development Program, Dr. Srinivas Garlapati, an assistant professor of biology at the University of Louisiana at Monroe, was granted $56,350 to study alternative treatments for giardiasis--a parasitic intestinal infection found in streams, lakes, pools, spas, and wells.
- ULM construction receives $86,000 donation
Today, the Louisiana Contractors Educational Trust Fund (CETF) presented a check for $86,500 to Dr. Ed Brayton, director of University of Louisiana at Monroe School of Construction, as part of an ongoing partnership to help maintain and enhance the ULM construction program.
- ULM English instructor releases children's book
Rickey E. Pittman, adjunct English instructor in the School of Humanities at the University of Louisiana at Monroe, recently released a new multi-discipline children's book titled "Rio Grande Valley ABC."
- ULM alumnus makes mark at Mississippi law school
Phillip Ellis of Bernice-- a 2009 University of Louisiana at Monroe criminal justice graduate--added to his collection of prestigious awards from the Mississippi College School of Law (MC Law).
- ULM alumnus publishes book of short stories
Michael Deschamp, a 2013 graduate of the University of Louisiana at Monroe, has published his second novel, titled "One Egg or Two"-- a collection of short stories. The book explores family, friendship, and tragedy through a host of characters who engage the audience with their stories.
- ULM education hosts STEM camps in the twin cities
The School of Education at the University of Louisiana at Monroe will host two summer camps aimed toward accelerating student interest in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM).
- LSBDC at ULM client wins local and national small business awards
Troy Downs of Bastrop has recently gained fame as a small business award winner with both a national and local award for his efforts with his clients and the community. Downs was honored with the United States Small Business Development Center (SBDC) 2015 Veterans Business Outreach Centers Excellence in Service Award, and the Louisiana SBDC Entrepreneurial Success Award.