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​Drax’s Classroom of the Month for May was awarded to third-grade pupils at Kiroli Elementary School in West Monroe for making consistent progress on their academic and reading skills and working hard to achieve their goals.

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Ouachita Parish Talented Art Exhibition will be on display from 9 a.m.-3 p.m. May 2-May 6 at Student Support Services, 800 Claiborne St., West Monroe.

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Jennifer Dumas, Ph.D., University of Louisiana Monroe Visiting Assistant Professor of Political Science, has been accepted to attend the prestigious annual 2022 Academic Council on the United Nations System Workshop.   

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Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated - Omicron Iota Omega Chapter presented six Precious Pearl Debutantes to society during its 18th Annual Cotillion at the Monroe Civic Center.

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Rustic Pathways recently recognized Alyssa Dismuke—a student at St. Frederick High School in Monroe—for her contributions to society.

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Lace up your shoes and grab your spoons as the University of Louisiana Monroe’s College of Pharmacy hosts the 5th Annual St. Vincent DePaul Community Pharmacy: Poor Man’s Run and Jambalaya Cook-Off on Saturday, April 9, at 8 a.m.

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Ouachita Parish sheriff’s Deputy Kenneth Tramble, a 15-year veteran of the Ouachita Parish Sheriff’s Office, was recently selected to receive the Beyond the Badge “Heart of Law Enforcement” Award.

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The state Department of Education released the names of 21 students selected as finalists in the state’s annual Students of the Year competition, including several students from Ouachita Parish.

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Four Ouachita Christian School graduates from the Class of 2021 were recently named Advanced Placement Scholars by the College Board.

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The University of Louisiana Monroe will host four commencement ceremonies on Saturday, Dec. 11, for the summer and fall 2021 graduates.

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In March 2021, congressional leaders introduced and passed the American Rescue Plan (ARP), Public Law 117-2, providing $39.6 billion in support to higher education institutions to serve students. Louisiana Delta Community College awarded $629,588 for Summer 2021 and $2,160,263 for Fall 2021.

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It’s 97 in the shade. It feels like 108 degrees. But there is no shade to be found on the ULM Sound of Today Marching Band practice field. The heat takes its toll on an early September afternoon. 

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Live theatre returns to the University of Louisiana Monroe with the Tennessee Williams classic, “The Glass Menagerie,” presented by the School of Visual and Performing Arts in the College of Arts, Education, and Sciences. 

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University of Louisiana Monroe Student Radiologic Technology Association in the School of Allied Health, College of Health Sciences, attended the Louisiana Society of Radiologic Technologists Annual Conference in New Orleans in late July. 

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The University of Louisiana Monroe’s TRIO Programs has received a $2,291,275 grant renewal from the U.S. Dept. of Education to fund TRIO’s Educational Talent Search program for an additional five years.

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THE CITY of Monroe’s First Lady Ashley Ellis spoke earlier this week at the Edward Via College of Osteopathic Medicine’s (VCOM) convocation ceremony on the campus of University of Louisiana-Monroe where more than 160 incoming students from around the country were welcomed to the city to begi…

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John Sutherlin, Ph.D., the University of Louisiana Monroe’s first Chief Innovation and Research Officer, says the university could offer short courses to expand the skillsets of students and provide them with certification while pursuing another degree.

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Edward Via College of Osteopathic Medicine (VCOM) has added an interview agreement with Centenary College in Shreveport to its growing list of partnerships with collegiate institutions across the country.

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Ouachita Parish Sheriff Jay Russell announced last week that Magy Nicholson of Ouachita Parish has been named the recipient of an academic scholarship from the Louisiana Sheriffs’ Scholarship Program for the 2021-2022 school year.

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The University of Mississippi in Oxford, Mississippi recently celebrated more than 5,000 candidates for graduation in the Class of 2021 during the university’s 168th Commencement exercises April 29 - May 2.

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Leann Bond, Executive Director for the Children’s Coalition for Northeast Louisiana (CCNELA), was appointed to the Children’s Cabinet Advisory Board (CCAB) by Gov. John Bel Edwards last month.

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Several locals were recently initiated into The Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi, the nation’s oldest and most selective collegiate honor society for all academic disciplines.

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Fresh from their third consecutive national championship, the University of Louisiana Monroe’s Hawkline is on the competition road again, headed to Daytona, FL. 

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Ashlyn Elizabeth Hilburn of Monroe was recently named to the Fall 2020 Dean’s List at Wofford College in Spartanburg, S.C.

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A Louisiana Tech University faculty member was recently recognized with an award by the University of Louisiana System for their contributions to to the future of higher education.

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The state Department of Education released the names of 21 students selected as finalists in the state’s annual Students of the Year competition, including several students from Ouachita Parish Schools and Monroe City Schools.

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