MONTICELLO, AR — The addition of multimedia technology to the John F. Gibson University Center is one of five projects selected for funding from the University of Arkansas at Monticello’s Centennial Circle Endowment earnings, according to Linda Yeiser, vice chancellor for advancement and university relations.
MONTICELLO, AR — “Haunted American Suite,” a recently released CD of modern classical chamber music for horn, tuba and piano, features original compositions by Les Pack, associate professor of music and associate director of bands at the University of Arkansas at Monticello.
The student chapter of the Institute of Management Accountants at the University of Arkansas at Monticello was recently presented with a Gold Chapter Award at the IMA national convention in Los Angeles. The award is presented to college and university chapters meeting a set of criteria, including submission of a yearbook and volunteer and community service work.
MONTICELLO, AR — Daniel Boice, former college librarian and professor at Divine Word College in Epworth, Iowa, is the new director of the Taylor Library and Technology Center at the University of Arkansas at Monticello.
MONTICELLO, AR — Nicole Mullen of Green Forest, a senior accounting major at the University of Arkansas at Monticello, was recently selected from a nationwide pool of applicants to receive the 2015 Institute of Management Accountants (IMA) Memorial Educational Fund Scholarship.
MONTICELLO, AR — The Division of Music at the University of Arkansas at Monticello has a new piano and music technology laboratory, thanks in part to a $20,000 donation from the school’s Centennial Opportunity Fund.
MONTICELLO, AR — Gervasio Ravarotto of Argentina and Yeison Martinez of Colombia have been awarded grants from the Fulbright Foreign Language Teaching Assistant (FLTA) Program to serve as teaching assistants in Spanish and take courses at the University of Arkansas at Monticello for the 2015-16 academic year.
MONTICELLO, AR — Lance Blocker of White Hall and McKayla Patterson of Hampton have been selected to receive the 2015-16 Robert C. Kirst Endowed Scholarship presented annually by the School of Agriculture at the University of Arkansas at Monticello.
MONTICELLO, AR — Non-credit courses in topics ranging from Excel to Thai cooking classes will be offered this fall by the University of Arkansas at Monticello’s Department of Community Education.
MONTICELLO, AR — Dr. Kay Walter, associate professor of English at the University of Arkansas at Monticello, has been selected to speak to the 2015 national convention of the National Council of Teachers of English November 19-22 in Minneapolis, Minn.