General News

Centennial Opportunity Fund Helps Pay For New Piano Lab

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.

UAM To Host High School Senior Preview Day October 10

MONTICELLO, AR — The University of Arkansas at Monticello will host High School Senior Preview Day in conjunction with UAM’s homecoming celebration on October 10, according to Mary Whiting, director of admissions.

Two Receive Fulbright Foreign Language Teaching Assistant Awards To Teach at UAM

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.

UAM To Honor Four With Alumni Awards At Homecoming October 9

MONTICELLO, AR — Each of the four individuals to be honored by the University of Arkansas at Monticello at the university’s homecoming celebration in October share something in common. All were surprised to be recognized by their alma mater.

Library Conference Room To Be Named For Former Librarian

MONTICELLO, AR — The University of Arkansas at Monticello will name a conference room in the Taylor Library and Technology Center after the late Sandra Campbell, long-time director of the library, who died February 2, 2015.

Walt Godwin To Receive 2015 UAM Spirit Award

MONTICELLO, AR — When Walter Godwin joined the chemistry faculty at the University of Arkansas at Monticello in 1974, he quickly became a fan of the Boll Weevil basketball team and established a reputation as the “loudest mouth in the gym. I was a fan,” he says, laughing at the memory. “I yelled at the referees constantly.”