Chancellor nominates all UALR Students for ALS Ice Bucket Challenge
August 28, 2014 – 3:54 pm | No Comment

Ice-cold water came pouring down on UALR Chancellor Joel Anderson on Wednesday August 20, after he agreed to take the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge in order to raise awareness and money.

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Coach has earned her stripes
October 19, 2011 – 8:00 pm | Comments Off
Coach has earned her stripes

Head coach Van Compton has been at the helm of UALR’s volleyball program for 22 seasons.
“From (when I was) a little girl, I’ve always loved to play games outside and when I went to college …

Kidney disease something you can live with
October 3, 2011 – 9:17 am | 2 Comments
Kidney disease something you can live with

Today, living with kidney disease is not as bad as it sounds. There is now a more independent dialysis method changing the perception of having kidney failure.

Senior Spotlight: Megan Vaughn
September 20, 2011 – 5:11 pm | Comments Off
Senior Spotlight: Megan Vaughn

Every time Megan Vaughn tees up, she expects to play her best. The inspiration and drive to excel, she said, comes from her father. Starting at the age of 4, her father saw in her …

Veteran player knows what it takes to win
September 11, 2011 – 2:36 pm | Comments Off
Veteran player knows what it takes to win

For Paige Gantar, a 6-foot-1-inch junior from New Orleans, volleyball wasn’t  her first love.  She started her sports career as a basketball player, but followed in her mother’s footsteps and became a volleyball player her …

Fresh faces look to make an impact
August 23, 2011 – 12:32 am | Comments Off
Fresh faces look to make an impact

Taggert Lockhart, a 6 foot  5 inch freshman from Talihina, Okla., knew from his first visit that UALR was the right fit for him. Taggert said he feels, freshman or not, he has something to …

Shane Edwards to play overseas
August 16, 2011 – 5:33 pm | Comments Off
Shane Edwards to play overseas

Shane Edwards, a 2009 All-Sun Belt Conference selection, has signed a contract to play with Tezenis Verona of Italy Liga2.
Edwards led the Trojans to a pair of Sun Belt Conference West Division Championships and a …