Groundbreaking

Groundbreaking season for LDCC

Sep 20, 2018

Monroe-Louisiana Delta Community College is breaking ground on its Tallulah Campus. The main building will be getting an expansion. Currently, the main building stands at 30,727 sq. ft. The new addition will ad 6,767 sq ft, totaling out at 37,494 sq ft. The cost of the new addition is $2.5 million from the state plus $465,031 is the local match. 

A Big Day On The Bayou

Sep 18, 2018
Cory Crowe / KEDM

The University of Louisiana Monroe campus is always changing. The Edward Via College of Osteopathic Medicine broke ground at ULM on an anticipated medical school.  Governor John Bel Edwards, VCOM's President and Provost Dixie Tooke-Rawlins and ULM President Dr. Nick J. Bruno were all smiles as the dirt was turned.  The building will have 100,000 square feet, four floors, and several specialized facilities. It will be located on the Bayou Desiard between the Laird Weems Center and the president's home, Bon Aire.

VCOM

The University of Louisiana at Monroe will host a groundbreaking ceremony today for the anticipated Edward Via College of Osteopathic Medicine (VCOM), to be located on the ULM campus. The site is located in Heritage Park between the Laird Weems Center and the president’s home, Bon Aire.

Special guest Gov. John Bel Edwards will participate in the groundbreaking with ULM and VCOM representatives, elected officials and area leaders. Afterward, a reception will be held at Bayou Pointe Student Event Center.

 The public is invited to the groundbreaking and the reception.

ULM Breaks Ground On New Alumni Affairs Center

Oct 17, 2017
ULM

“This is an incredibly great time to be on the campus of ULM and it is an incredibly great time to be involved and invested at ULM,” said Susan Hoffmann, President of the University of Louisiana Monroe’s Foundation Board of Trustees.

Hoffmann made remarks at a groundbreaking ceremony Friday for the new Foundation and Alumni Affairs center at 4400 Bon Aire Dr.