School of Forestry and Natural Resources To Become Part of Statewide Research Center

MONTICELLO, AR — The School of Forestry and Natural Resources at the University of Arkansas at Monticello will become part of the new statewide Center for Advanced Surface Engineering (CASE) thanks to a $20 million grant from the National Science Foundation to the Arkansas Economic Development Commission’s Division of Science and Technology.

UAM Education Professor Elected To ArACTE Board

MONTICELLO, AR — Dr. Donna Hunnicutt, associate professor of education and graduate education coordinator in the School of Education at the University of Arkansas at Monticello, has been elected to a three-year term on the board of the Arkansas Association of Colleges for Teacher Education (ArACTE).

UAM Presents Awards To Technical Campus Students

MONTICELLO, AR — The University of Arkansas at Monticello recently presented 154 awards to 122 students at its technical campuses in Crossett and McGehee, according to information released today by the UAM registrar’s office. (Editor’s Note: Students who opted to withhold their information from the media have been excluded from this list. Please refer all questions to the Office of the Registrar at 870-460-1035.)

UAM To Host Freshman Preregistration July 13; Transfer Preregistration on July 14

MONTICELLO, AR — The University of Arkansas at Monticello will hold a preregistration session for incoming freshmen July 13 and a second session July 14 for transfer students, re-admitted students and high school students who plan to take classes on the UAM campus, according to Mary Whiting, director of admissions.

McGehee Campus Marks 40th Anniversary July 1

MONTICELLO, AR — The name has changed but the school’s mission has not. That mission – to provide academic, occupational and technical education programs, services and resources for the residents of southeast Arkansas – began 40 years ago when the campus located on East Ash Street in McGehee was known as Great Rivers Vocational-Technical School.