UALR athletic director Chris Peterson under fire for ‘insensitive’ comments
September 11, 2014 – 2:43 pm | No Comment

On Sept. 2, UALR Athletic Director Chris Peterson resigned without giving any reason why on the matter. He will remain in the position until Sept. 15. In Peterson’s contract, his yearly salary with the school …

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College Cookin’ – Eat Beat
September 11, 2014 – 3:19 pm | No Comment

Students living in on-campus housing need to eat – this much is obvious. But they don’t always feel like venturing across campus to the Diamond Café for food – sometimes dinner in your pajamas is …

First-year displacement: a freshman’s story
September 11, 2014 – 1:40 pm | No Comment

Incoming college freshmen face an array of changes. Their entire world changes in a matter of days. 

Night Market wraps up for the season
September 9, 2014 – 12:55 am | No Comment

The Farmers’ Market in downtown Little Rock is 40 years old this year.Over its four decades, the hours and days of operation have varied. As of late, the conventional hours are Saturdays 7 am to …

Donaghey Scholars Program to support charity with silent auction
April 16, 2014 – 1:54 pm | 4 Comments

The Donaghey Scholars Program will host its fourth annual Live Silent Auction on Thursday April 24 from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. The event will take place in the UALR Bailey Alumni Center.

Underground dorms coming to UALR in 2015
March 30, 2014 – 10:56 pm | Comments Off

The UALR Office of Student Housing confirmed plans today for underground dormitories to be built on campus.
Construction on the underground dorms will begin this summer and are expected to be completed in the fall semester …

Señor Tequila offers hit-or-miss experiences
March 11, 2014 – 12:11 pm | Comments Off

I have eaten at Senor Tequila more times than I could possibly even begin to fathom. Hands down, I’ve eaten at the three Little Rock locations more than any other restaurant—not just the Central Arkansas …

Homecoming Queen 2014 Candidates: Hannah Lee
February 25, 2014 – 11:52 am | Comments Off
Homecoming Queen 2014 Candidates: Hannah Lee


Hannah Lee, 21
Junior information science major
Nominated by Society of Women Engineers

‘Main Cheese’ plans to melt your heart with comfort food infused with local lore
February 21, 2014 – 3:45 pm | One Comment

Little Rock has exploded onto the culinary scene, gaining traction as a serious “foodie” town, with serious places to eat, with serious foods, which puts “The Main Cheese,” in a position succeed in this thriving …

Cooper Honors Program application now available for eligible students
February 12, 2014 – 5:34 pm | Comments Off
Cooper Honors Program application now available for eligible students

The Willam G. Cooper Jr. Honors Program in the English Department is currently accepting applications for stipends. The application deadline this semester is Consultation Day, May 6.

Friendly staff, great prices and delicious eats makes Star of India a great lunch stop
February 3, 2014 – 12:35 pm | One Comment

Star of India restaurant has been in business since 1993 — almost for as long as I’ve been alive. It takes a special restaurant to not only stay in business for more than 20 years, …

AKAs promote physical fitness with Zumba party
January 29, 2014 – 11:02 am | One Comment
AKAs promote physical fitness with Zumba party

Greeks know how to throw a party – a Zumba party, that is.