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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‘The Walking Dead’ satisfies viewers with season premiere
November 1, 2012 – 12:30 pm | Comments Off
‘The Walking Dead’ satisfies viewers with season premiere

AMC’s zombie-apocalypse drama “The Walking Dead” has captured the intrigue of people across the country, forming a cult following in the process.  A gripping storyline, eccentric acting, and flesh-eating mindless zombies have come together to …

Basketball takes the court for 2012-13 season
November 1, 2012 – 12:27 pm | Comments Off

Fans will have the opportunity to get their first looks at the men’s and women’s basketball teams at a Meet the Trojans event at 5 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 1, at the Jack Stephens Center, but …

Recording kills and taking names
October 18, 2012 – 1:59 pm | Comments Off
Recording kills and taking names

In sports, the cliché “sophomore slump” gets tossed around a lot after a player exceeds expectations in their first year, only to see their performance regress in their second season.
For sophomore volleyball player Edina Begic, …

Soccer coach to resign
October 18, 2012 – 1:48 pm | Comments Off

UALR head soccer coach Freddy Delgado recently announced his plans to resign from his position at the end of the 2012 regular season.
During his five year tenure at UALR, Delgado assembled a .329 winning percentage …

Trojans shine in swim meet
October 3, 2012 – 7:17 pm | Comments Off
Trojans shine in swim meet

Behind junior Kara Raney and the freshmen duo of Natalie Swindle and Megan Scott, the UALR swim team opened up its 2012-2013 campaign with two successful meets against North Texas and Tulane University.
Raney, a native …

Sluggish start gets worse for Trojan soccer
October 3, 2012 – 7:16 pm | One Comment

It has been a frustrating start to the season for head coach Freddy Delgado and his Trojan soccer team. Ranked dead last in the Sun Belt Conference standings, the Trojans now face an uphill climb …

To tweet or not to tweet? (Support)
September 24, 2012 – 12:17 pm | Comments Off

I realize I’m in the minority when I stand in support of coaches who ban their players from Twitter. I’ve taken some heat from friends and co-workers who claim coaches are violating the first amendment …

Trojans knotch first win, shutout UAPB
September 24, 2012 – 12:13 pm | Comments Off
Trojans knotch first win, shutout UAPB

 
It took the UALR soccer team seven games, but the Trojans finally found the win column with a resounding 4-0 shutout win over UAPB on Sept. 9.
Dominant throughout the game, the Trojans controlled the Golden …

America’s pastime in Canada
September 5, 2012 – 8:32 pm | Comments Off
America’s pastime in Canada

In a cold basement 1,532 miles from the UALR campus laid three twin-sized beds. Under close quarters and four hours from the U.S. border, this basement would be the home of three Trojan baseball players …

Limping and searching for answers
September 5, 2012 – 7:25 pm | Comments Off
Limping and searching for answers

The UALR soccer team has stumbled with a 0-4 start to the season, with each game being a lopsided affair. Yet, that might be the least of the Trojan’s worries with conference play a mere …

Trojans net first goal at new field, fall to Austin Peay 3-1
August 22, 2012 – 12:52 pm | Comments Off

UALR sophomore midfielder Ariel Galletti scored the first ever goal at Coleman Sports & Recreation Complex in a 3-1 losing effort to Austin Peay on Sunday.
The Trojans (0-2) jumped out to an early lead with …

Trojan Spotlight: 2012 Volleyball season preview
August 22, 2012 – 12:50 pm | Comments Off
Trojan Spotlight:  2012 Volleyball season preview

When Van Compton first arrived on campus nearly three decades ago, she was hired as the women’s basketball coach. Two years later, the women’s basketball program was dropped due to a lack of funds. The …