UALR hosts governor’s debate
October 7, 2014 – 10:25 pm | No Comment

On Tuesday, October 7, 2014 the University of Arkansas at Little Rock hosted a gubernatorial debate between Republican governor candidate Asa Hutchinson and Democratic governor candidate Mike Ross.

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Civil rights author addresses state of racial equality today
October 8, 2014 – 4:58 pm | No Comment

Allan Ward’s book, “Civil Rights Brothers: The Journey of Albert Porter and Allan Ward” commemorates the 50 years that friends Porter and Ward fought for racial equality and civil rights. -Left to right- Trevor Collins, Allan Ward, Michael R. Twyman, Director of Institute on Race and Ethnicity. Photo courtesy of Donna L. Shelton, Web Communications Specialist at the Institute on Race and Ethnicity.

by Carmien Penny

The UALR Institute on Race and Ethnicity hosted a free event on Tuesday Sept. 30 at the Bailey Center to give people an opportunity to meet with Allan Ward, an author, civil rights activist, and speech communication professor emeritus. Read the full story »

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College Classics – Starter for 10
October 23, 2014 – 6:35 pm | No Comment

One of our goals as College Classics writers is to enlighten the readers about little-known movies that nevertheless present an accurate, entertaining, and inspiring portrayal of college life and a journey through the fictional days of Read the full story »

Civil rights author addresses state of racial equality today
October 8, 2014 – 4:58 pm | No Comment
Civil rights author addresses state of racial equality today

by Carmien Penny
The UALR Institute on Race and Ethnicity hosted a free event on Tuesday Sept. 30 at the Bailey Center to give people an opportunity to meet with Allan Ward, an author, civil rights activist, …

Bikes, beer, and community at Biketoberfest
October 23, 2014 – 6:34 pm | No Comment

Bicycle enthusiasts, BMX bikers, and joy riders alike came out on a beautiful Sunday afternoon to take part in the second annual Biketoberfest. The event was sponsored by many of the local Arkansas bike shops …

What’s the scoop on Scoopshot?
October 23, 2014 – 6:33 pm | No Comment

For anyone who likes to take pictures and make videos, this is the app for you. The best thing about it is that users can now sell their pictures and videos to several brands around …

Pop star’s latest effort offers less risk, more reward
October 23, 2014 – 6:32 pm | No Comment

British singer-songwriter Jessie J has captured pop lovers’ attention since her 2011 debut album “Who You Are.”

Gotham: Why I Am Annoyed At An Entertaining Show
October 23, 2014 – 6:31 pm | No Comment

I am a Batman fan and my idea of what a pre-Batman Gotham should be is very different from this show.  A Gotham before the Batman should also be a Gotham before James Gordon.

The Good Earth Garden’s Annual “Pooches and Pumpkins”
October 23, 2014 – 6:31 pm | No Comment

Equipped with dogs, cats, raccoons, monkeys and chickens in their Halloween costumes and also featuring a fainting goat named Barbara Jean, The Good Earth Garden’s annual “Pooches and Pumpkins” event attracted families from all over …

Dracula Untold
October 23, 2014 – 6:31 pm | No Comment

In movie theaters nationwide is the film, “Dracula Untold”. It’s a familiar story, so what’s new?

Eat Beat: UALR Students’ Restaurant Recommendations
October 23, 2014 – 6:31 pm | No Comment

In the last Eat Beat, I shared my opinions about some of my favorite restaurants in Little Rock. This time, I wanted to hear about some of UALR students’ favorite places to eat.

Let us root, root root for our Trojans
October 23, 2014 – 3:35 pm | No Comment

In preparation for next spring, the UALR baseball team hit the field in mid Sept. to begin regular team practices. Head coach Chris Curry said one of the things they have really focused on is …

Intramurals gives students a league of their own
October 23, 2014 – 3:34 pm | No Comment

If UALR students want to show their athletic skills and their competitive edges, they can sign up to be apart of the Intramural Sports Program. To sign up, students can go use the online system, …

Trojans prepare for battle to win upcoming games
October 23, 2014 – 3:34 pm | No Comment

In Greek mythology, the Trojan Horse was strategically used against its opponent and it succeeded by winning the war. What the UALR men’s basketball team is preparing to do is no mythological tale. The Trojans …

Lady Trojans extend winning streak against Arkansas State
October 23, 2014 – 3:34 pm | No Comment

The UALR volleyball team extended their winning streak to ten with a 3-set sweep of their rival, the Arkansas State Lady Red Wolves. The Lady Trojans came in with a 14-4 record overall, 8-0 record …

Trojans ran to victory at UALR Invitational
October 23, 2014 – 3:33 pm | No Comment

On Oct. 18, the annual UALR Invitational was held at the Rebsamen Golf Course where fans watched the men’s and women’s cross country teams compete against 14 different teams.

Don’t ruck with the UALR rugby club
October 23, 2014 – 3:32 pm | No Comment

For those unfamiliar with rugby and can only associate the sport with football, there are some differences between the two sports.

Free yoga and meditation brings healing to instructor
October 22, 2014 – 1:10 pm | No Comment

For students, there may be many times throughout their college years when stress will get the best of  them. With tests every week and lab reports due, it can be nice to take the time …