MONROE, La. (AP) — The University of Louisiana-Monroe's College of Education and Human Development is planning a benefit gala Oct. 18.

Tickets are $40 per person. Proceeds support the college's programming and faculty advancement.

The event will be held from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. at the Monroe home of Dorothy and John Schween.

More information is available by calling 318-342-1296 or online at www.ulm.edu/cehd.