Academic News

UAM Releases List of 2015 Graduates

MONTICELLO, AR — The University of Arkansas at Monticello presented 540 degrees and certificates to 518 students during May commencement exercises, according to information released today by the UAM registrar’s office.

Education Programs Receive National Recognition

MONTICELLO, AR — The elementary education and middle childhood education programs at the University of Arkansas at Monticello have been ranked among the nation’s best by a national review agency, according to Dr. Peggy Doss, dean of the UAM School of Education.

Dr. Jeff Taylor Is 2015 Hornaday Outstanding Faculty Award Recipient

MONTICELLO, AR — Jeff Taylor likes a challenge. As an 18-year-old freshman at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock, Taylor flunked his first three chemistry exams, not terribly surprising for an English major who had no chemistry at Mountain View High School. So what did Taylor do? He changed his major from English to chemistry. “English was boring,” says Taylor. “I was good at it, but I wanted a challenge.”

UAM To Hold Commencement Exercises May 8

The University of Arkansas at Monticello will present degrees to the class of 2015 during commencement exercises on Friday, May 8 at 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. in Steelman Fieldhouse.