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The excitement was on at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock on Friday, Feb. 12. A new sorority was announced at a probate that night. Sigma Lambda Gamma made their debut on the Arkansas …

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Why Everyone Should Be Participating in #ShootYourShot2017 Shanelle Harris
February 22, 2017 – 11:59 am | Comments Off

Before you begin to read any further, let me be the first to tell you that this is not a sports article. This won’t be an article talking about the latest NBA game that was …

When opportunity knocks: Josh Hagins and his journey to the D-League
February 22, 2017 – 9:20 am | Comments Off

by: Kolton Rutherford
In the 2016 NCAA Basketball Tournament, the Little Rock Trojans shattered lots of office brackets when they upset fifth-seeded Purdue in the first round of the competition. LR guard Josh Hagins played an …

Trojans have record breaking performances at Sun Belt Championships
February 22, 2017 – 9:18 am | Comments Off

By: Adrian Miller
On Feb. 20-21, the Trojan men and women track and field teams competed in the Sun Belt Indoor Championship in Birmingham, AL. Senior sprinter Anika Charles was the standout performer for UA Little …

Athlete to watch: Dalton Thomas
February 22, 2017 – 9:11 am | Comments Off

by: Monika Sandlin
Out of all the sports Dalton Thomas could have played in high school, he chose baseball and played all through high school, community college, and a four-year university career.
Thomas has always had a …

Swim and Dive Team break records in Iowa
February 22, 2017 – 9:10 am | Comments Off

By: Adrian Miller
Little Rock’s (LR) swim and dive team had outstanding performances over the past weekend in the Missouri Valley Conference Championships hosted in Iowa City, Iowa. Missouri State blew out the competition ending with …

Trojan Men and Women fair well in golf tournaments
February 22, 2017 – 9:09 am | Comments Off

By: Adrian Miller
Little Rock (LR) spring golf season started over the past week. The Trojan women started their season on Feb. 13 and the men began theirs on Feb 17. The women featured in the …

Women go 2-1, Men drop 3 in Texas swing
February 22, 2017 – 9:08 am | Comments Off

By: Adrian Miller
Little Rock (LR) men’s and women’s basketball faced tough battles in their last three games respectively. The programs went on a road trip called the Texas swing where they competed against conference foes …

‘Fist Fight’ Hits Hard
February 20, 2017 – 9:04 am | Comments Off

“Fist Fight” acts as a good distraction from realities that we all now face. This movie’s charm comes from its superb casting, the raunchy humor, and over the top situations.
“Fist Fight” was directed by Richie Keen, and …

ScienceSays: Rapidly melting ice caps lead to a creative solution
February 16, 2017 – 11:55 pm | Comments Off

It’s not new news that the polar ice caps are melting, and melting quickly. If anything it’s becoming almost normal; temperatures are rising, ice is melting and global warming is to blame. Scientists have been …

Kehlani gives fans relatable music with her debut album ‘SweetSexySavage’
February 13, 2017 – 10:28 pm | Comments Off

“SweetSexySavage” was released on Jan. 27, and is Kehlani’s first album with Atlantic Records. The album details the singer’s personal and love life over 17 R&B beats, with a hint of pop element.
Kehlani is a …

For big burgers with big flavor, try Big Orange
February 13, 2017 – 10:19 pm | Comments Off

I have searched all over Little Rock for a good burger. I have visited just about every burger place in the city and just when I was about to give up hope, I walked into …

Job opportunities on campus By: Alicia Harp
February 13, 2017 – 10:13 pm | Comments Off

Testing Services is looking for people to proctor. The job consists of being trained to proctor pencil-paper and computer based exams, serving as a resource to other departments and students who need information regarding testing, …

Coach’s Corner: Chris Curry
February 8, 2017 – 1:04 pm | Comments Off

By: Monika Sandlin
Coach Chris Curry has been with the Little Rock (LR) Trojans baseball team for three years. During that time, he has coached them to the Sun Belt Tournament and improved their conference record. …

Lady Trojans Remain Undefeated in the Sun Belt
February 8, 2017 – 1:03 pm | Comments Off

By Adrian Miller
With two defining victories over the weekend, the Little Rock (LR) women’s basketball team stayed in control of the Sun Belt Conference. On Thursday, Feb. 2nd, the Lady Trojans hosted conference competitor Appalachian …