General News

UAM announces two upcoming one-act operas

MONTICELLO, AR — Today the University of Arkansas at Monticello Music Theater Workshop announced it will present two one-act operas, The Old Maid and the Thief by Gian-Carlo Menotti and A Little Nightmare Music by P. D. Q. Bach. The performance will begin at 7:30pm on Friday and Saturday, November 16th and 17th at the UAM Fine Arts Center Auditorium. Both one-act operas will be performed both nights. Admission is free for UAM students, faculty and staff as well as children under 12. Tickets for students 12 through high school cost $5; adults $10.

Dr. Robert Flicklin Named Sturgis Professor in Forest Biology

MONTICELLO, AR — Dr. Robert Ficklin has been named as the Sturgis Professor in Forest Biology. The Sturgis Professorship was established by a generous endowment from the Roy and Christine Sturgis Charitable and Educational Trust.

UAM Board of Visitors To Meet October 25, 2018

MONTICELLO, AR — The University of Arkansas at Monticello Board of Visitors will meet Thursday, October 25, 2018 at 4 p.m. in the McGoogan Building Library at the UAM College of Technology-Crossett.

Seraph Brass To Perform At UAM October 22

MONTICELLO, AR - The award-winning female brass ensemble Seraph Brass will present a free public concert October 22 at 7 p.m. in the University of Arkansas at Monticello Fine Arts Center. Winner of the Silver Medal Global Music Award, Seraph Brass released its debut album, "Asteria," on Summit Records. The group has toured throughout the U.S., Mexico and Europe and has performed multiple concerts at the Lieksa Brass Week in Finland. Seraph Brass was the featured ensemble at the International Women's Brass Conference and has performed at the Forum Cultural Guanajuato in Leon, Mexico, the Dame Myra Hess Concerts in Chicago, the Gettysburg Concert Association, and the Norton Museum of Art in West Palm Beach, Fla. Members of Seraph performed with Adele on her 2016 U.S. tour.

UAM Announces Largest Gift in Institution's History

LITTLE ROCK (Sept. 7, 2018) – The University of Arkansas at Monticello today announced the largest private gift in school history from the trust of the late Merle and Deloris Peterson, of Dumas. The gift was announced by UAM Chancellor Karla Hughes, Ph.D., in a news conference today at the UA System Administration building in Little Rock.