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ULM News Center
  • ULM retirees honored at luncheon during Homecoming Week
    Retired faculty, administrators and staff from the University of Louisiana Monroe were honored at the 2018 ULM Retirees' Luncheon, sponsored by the ULM Foundation.
  • Olive oil research at ULM leads to NIH grant, more study on Alzheimer's disease
    MONROE - Entrepreneurial Accelerator Program (EAP) portfolio company Oleolive has been awarded a $350,000 federal grant to study oleocanthal, a compound found in extra virgin olive oil, and its effects on Alzheimer's disease and related dementias.
  • ULM's 34th Annual University Mile is Wednesday, Oct. 17
    WHAT: 34rd Annual University Mile WHEN: 5:30 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 17 WHERE: Starts at Hemphill Hall COST: $15 for students and $20 for the public INFO: Robert Reed, 342-5388 or Activity Center, 342-5305 or Facebook/34th Annual University Mile
  • Laird Weems Center ribbon cutting Friday, Oct. 19
    WHAT: Ribbon cutting for Laird Weems Center WHEN: 10:30 a.m., Friday, October 19, 2018 WHERE: 4400 Bon Aire Drive, ULM INFO: Laird Weems Center, 342-3636
  • ULM Online replacing textbooks with digital materials
    To help ease the financial burden on students, University of Louisiana Monroe leaders decided to change from expensive commercial textbooks to cost-effective digital books and related materials. As a result, students will save approximately $340,000 per year. Known as Open Education Resources (OER), the digital study materials include textbooks, eBooks, software and internet resources.
  • Letlow named Director of External Affairs and Strategic Communications at ULM
    Dr. Julia Letlow has been named Executive Director of External Affairs and Strategic Communications at the University of Louisiana Monroe. Letlow most recently served as the Director of Marketing and Communications where she helped lead the rebranding initiative for ULM. In her new role, she serves as the governmental liaison on behalf of the university. Her work includes developing and strengthening relationships with governmental policy-makers who have a direct impact on ULM. Letlow also supervises strategic communications and initiatives to promote a positive public opinion of ULM.
  • ULM hosts Conference on Disability Advocacy Tuesday, Oct. 9
    The ULM College of Business and Social Sciences (Gerontology Program), in collaboration with Families Helping Families of NELA, is commemorating NDEAM by hosting the Conference on Disability Advocacy from 1-4:30 p.m., Tuesday, Oct. 9, at the ULM Conference Center on the seventh floor of the ULM Library.
  • 250 Monroe students to attend educational retreat at ULM
    Chase, in partnership with the University of Louisiana Monroe, will host more than 250 junior-high girls from Monroe City Schools for an educational, half-day retreat on campus, inspiring them to dream big.
  • TRIO grant will help ULM student-parents with childcare
    The University of Louisiana Monroe has received a federal grant of $122,626 from the U.S. Department of Education to help student-parents earn a college degree by providing campus-based childcare.
  • Wind Ensemble first concert of the year Oct. 8
    The ULM Wind Ensemble will present their first concert of the year on Monday, October 8, at 7:30 pm in Brown Auditorium. There is no admission charge for this performance. Conductors include Derle R. Long, Steven Pederson, and Sean O'Pry.
  • MPA Faculty Present at Regional Public Administration Conference
    Two University of Louisiana Monroe faculty from the Political Science and Public Administration program presented at the Southeastern Conference on Public Administration (SECoPA) in Birmingham, Ala.
  • ULM Concert Choir to perform 11 times in upcoming recruiting tour
    "This is a university recruiting tour," is how Dr. Deborah Chandler, Director of Choral Activities, describes the Sept. 28-Oct.3, 11-performance tour the ULM Concert Choir begins on Sunday.
  • Summer in D.C. - Allie Lee interns with Sen. Cassidy
    This past summer, Alexandra "Allie" Lee, a University of Louisiana Monroe political science major from West Monroe, had the honor of interning for U.S. Sen. Bill Cassidy (R-Baton Rouge), working out of Cassidy's Washington, D.C., office.
  • Suvash Gupta wins national scholarship to study in Spain
    This year Gupta was one of only two students, nationally, who were awarded the scholarship to study in Spain. He spent four weeks at the University of Alcalá de Henares studying Spanish with other students from around the world.
  • Dr. Leigh Hersey co-edits book on ' ... Human Communication in the Digital Age ... '
    University of Louisiana Monroe Assistant Professor of Political Science Leigh Nanney Hersey, Ph.D., announces the release of her co-edited research book, "Returning to Interpersonal Dialogue and Understanding Human Communication in the Digital Age through IGI-Global."