|Posted on 9/19/2018 7:35:00 AM.|
Ground has been broken for a new medical school on the University of Louisiana at Monroe campus. The 100,000 square foot facility is expected to begin classes in the fall of 2020.
No state dollars are being used. Edward Via College of Osteopathic Medicine is paying for the building and its operation. VCOM also has campuses in Virginia, Alabama and South Carolina.
|ULM, Edward Via College of Osteopathic Medicine, Nick Bruno, medical school|
|Posted on 8/8/2018 2:14:00 PM.|
The University of Louisiana at Monroe has a new four-year degree program that is the first of its kind in the state.
It’s called Unmanned Aircraft Systems Management and it’s all about drones and their use in various industries. ULM Professor Dr. Paul Karlowitz.
|ULM, Paul Karlowitz, Drones|
|Posted on 5/24/2018 12:33:00 PM.|
ULM has been approved for a new medical school in partnership with The Virginia College of Osteopathic Medicine, who was granted the license. A 100 thousand square foot facility will be built on the campus that is currently scheduled to begin classes in fall of 2020. ULM President Nick Bruno says that means there will be more room for medical students to stay home in Louisiana.
|ULM, Medical school, ULM President Nick Bruno|
|Posted on 3/4/2018 6:28:00 AM.|
|Bestschools.org has ULM as the only college from Louisiana to be ranked in the 100
Best Online Colleges, coming in at number 58. Online Programs
coordinator Katie Dawson says the wide range of degrees they offer on the internet is a large reason they get high marks. |
|ULM, top 100, best online college, University of Louisiana at Monroe|
|Posted on 1/23/2018 2:54:00 AM.|
Philadelphia's Doug Pederson is the first person with Louisiana ties to serve as a head coach in the Super Bowl head coach. Pederson was the head coach at Calvary Baptist in Shreveport from 2004 to 2008, and also played quarterback at ULM. Former Calvary Baptist assistant coach Terry Slack says Pederson is a football savant.
|Super Bowl, Doug Pederson, Eagles, ULM, Calvary Baptist|
|Posted on 12/19/2017 3:00:00 PM.|
According to an ULM economic impact study released, commercial use of the Ouachita River produces billions in revenue and several thousand jobs in North Louisiana. Dr. Bob Eisenstadt of the ULM Center for Business and Economic Research says the nearly year long study revealed how important the river is.
|Ouachita River, ULM, Nick Bruno|
|Posted on 12/12/2017 3:00:00 AM.|
An anonymous donor gave one-million-dollars to the University of Louisiana at Monroe. It was given as part of the SOAR Capital Campaign to support the School of Education at ULM. Development Officer of the fund raising effort Morgan Patrick says the donation gets them closer to their 54-million-dollar goal.
|ulm, Nick Bruno, Eric Pani, donation|
|Posted on 12/11/2017 8:00:00 AM.|
LaPolitics Weekly reports Congressman Ralph Abraham is considering a run for governor in 2019. Abraham says he hasn’t made any decisions, but a number of people are asking him about it. ULM Political Science Professor Joshua Stockley says the Richland Parish physician will need to boost his name recognition.
|Ralph Abraham, Governor's race 2019, election, governor, ULM, Joshua Stockley|
|Posted on 12/1/2017 2:10:00 PM.|
Michelle Southern reporting.
It's official; Jimbo Fisher is leaving Florida State to take the head coaching job at Texas A&M, and will not host the FSU game against ULM Saturday. So what does this mean for LSU now that he's back in the SEC? College football analyst Mike Detillier says Fisher is known for developing quarterbacks.
|jimbo fisher, lsu, detillier, aggies, texas A&M, Florida State, ULM, Mike Detillier|
|Posted on 11/22/2017 11:46:00 AM.|
West Monroe state representative Frank Hoffmann has been the voice of the ULM Warhawks for the last 42-years but Saturday, he will call his last game against when ULM takes on Arkansas State. Hoffman says it’s bitter sweet to end his long play by play career.
|Frank Hoffmann, ULM, Warhawks|
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