February 4, 2015 – 6:07 pm | Comments Off

There has been an interesting development on campus, as the higher-ups at The University of Arkansas at Little Rock are in the process of hiring a Founding Dean for the new UALR Honors College. The …

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Student Services Success Initiative to host Etiquette Express event
March 9, 2015 – 2:40 pm | Comments Off

On Wednesday, March 11 from 6 p.m. to 9 pm., the Student Service Success Initiative (SSSI), also known as the African American Male Initiative (AAMI) will be hosting Etiquette Express in the Donaghey Student Center …

Homecoming: Shante Ford
February 19, 2015 – 1:56 pm | Comments Off
Homecoming: Shante Ford

Shante Ford is one of the chosen few nominated for homecoming queen of 2015. She is a nominee of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc. Ford is no stranger to homecoming. She was on her high …

Best male athlete: Brandon Gil
December 15, 2014 – 3:47 pm | Comments Off

Brandon Gil has been picked as the best male athlete for the best of UALR.

Garuba earns Sun Belt honor
November 24, 2014 – 1:45 pm | Comments Off

Sitting downstairs in 
the Jack Stephens Center, Fali Garuba gave some insight on her 
experience as a soccer player as well as being named to the All-Sun Belt Conference Second
 Team. The secret behind Garuba’s …

World Services for the Blind promotes personal independence, educational progression, professional specialization
November 5, 2014 – 9:14 pm | Comments Off
World Services for the Blind promotes personal independence, educational progression, professional specialization

There are those who were born blind and those who lost their eye sight later on in life. World Services for the Blind, located at the corner of 28th Street and Fair Park Boulevard, assists …

Event creates safe environment for LGBTQ community on campus
October 22, 2014 – 1:08 pm | Comments Off

UALR is sponsoring a Safe Zone training event on Oct.30 from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. at the Donaghey Student Center in room D.  The purpose of the Safe Zone program is to inform the …

Johnny Cash returns to Arkansas in UALR’s new art exhibition
October 10, 2014 – 10:45 am | One Comment

UALR’s Center for Arkansas History and Culture (CAHC) will sponsor the Johnny Cash art exhibit from Oct. 10 to January 24, 2015 at the Underground Gallery at the Arkansas Studies Institute.

Replacing The Trojan Trolley
September 24, 2014 – 1:38 pm | Comments Off
Replacing The Trojan Trolley

 
UALR is hoping to replace the Trojan trolley within three months. This idea originated from the UALR administration, with consideration of feedback from students and diligent research into other ideas of transportation. From there, the …

Arkansas Yoga Collective newly opened on Cantrell
September 10, 2014 – 4:14 pm | Comments Off
Arkansas Yoga Collective newly opened on Cantrell

There is a new place in town known as the Arkansas Yoga Collective Studio.

Quiznos bankruptcy hits home
April 16, 2014 – 1:53 pm | One Comment
Quiznos bankruptcy hits home

A restaurant that is known for its toasted sandwiches and signature soups is filing Chapter 11 bankruptcy due to declining sales. Quiznos’ financial woes have prompted administrators to improve the restaurant’s UALR location.

UALR announces dress code to increase safety across campus
March 30, 2014 – 10:41 pm | One Comment

The UALR Dean of Students sponsored a meeting about changing the dress code during a meeting March 11 at the Donaghey Student Center in Meeting Room G.
Darren McGerald, the Dean of the Dean of Students
mentioned …

Quiet study nooks no one ever knew existed, or overlooked
March 16, 2014 – 1:42 pm | Comments Off
Quiet study nooks no one ever knew existed, or overlooked

When individuals think of study nooks, they think of technology. They think of the applications from the Barnes and Noble website. However, a study nook is an area where people can get in a good …

Treasure hunting Trojans scavenge for goodies with Trojan Cache
March 13, 2014 – 12:32 pm | One Comment
Treasure hunting Trojans scavenge for goodies with Trojan Cache

UALR’s Trojan Cache was held from Feb. 24-28 and March 3-7. The Trojan Cache is a scavenger hunt that sent students to various locations on campus.

Next Top Model winner speaks during Women’s History Month
March 12, 2014 – 11:01 am | Comments Off
Next Top Model winner speaks during Women’s History Month

The university celebrates Women’s History Month by welcoming Next Top Model winner Whitney Thompson on Wednesday, March 12 to speak in room C of the DSC at 12 noon. All genders are invited to attend.
Whitney …