Academic News

UAM Wins State Debate Championship

MONTICELLO, AR — The debate team at the University of Arkansas at Monticello captured the Arkansas state championship and placed second overall in the Southern Regional Debate and Forensics Championship Tournament held recently at Louisiana State University-Shreveport. The event attracted teams representing 22 colleges and universities from Arkansas, Louisiana, Texas and Mississippi.

UAM Announces Fall Semester Chancellor's and Dean's Lists

MONTICELLO, AR — The University of Arkansas at Monticello named 178 students to the Chancellor's List for the fall semester and another 271 students to the Dean's List, according to Carol Dolberry, registrar. Selection to the Chancellor's List requires a grade point average of 4.0 on at least 12 semester hours of course credit at the 1000-4000 level. The Dean's List requires a grade point average of 3.5 or higher, also on at least 12 semester hours of course credit at the 1000-4000 level.

March 1 Is UAM Scholarship Deadline

MONTICELLO, AR — Prospective and current students who plan to apply for either institutional or private scholarships to attend the University of Arkansas at Monticello next fall should do so by March 1, according to Mary Whiting, dean of enrollment management and director of admissions.

Wallace Trust Scholarship Deadline Is March 1

MONTICELLO, Ark. — Graduates of McGehee High School and persons living in a 10 to 15-mile radius of McGehee have until March 1 to apply for the Joseph F. Wallace Trust Foundation Scholarship to attend any of the three campuses of the University of Arkansas at Monticello.

UAM To Host Information Night At Stuttgart’s Grand Prairie Center January 25

MONTICELLO, AR — High school students in the Stuttgart area trying to decide which college to attend may learn more about the University of Arkansas at Monticello at UAM Information Night January 25 from 5 to 7 p.m. at the Grand Prairie Center, 2709 Highway 65 South, in Stuttgart. The event is specifically for students in Stuttgart, DeWitt, Lonoke, England, Hazen, Clarendon, Des Arc, Brinkley, and all branches of Phillips Community College of the University of Arkansas.

UAM STEM Center To Host Leadership for Girls Conference March 29

MONTICELLO, AR — The University of Arkansas at Monticello STEM Center will host a one-day STEM Leadership for Girls Conference March 29 for girls in grades 10 through 12 as well as college freshmen and sophomores. The conference is designed to promote interest in fields traditionally filled by men.