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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Arkansas Yoga Collective newly opened on Cantrell
September 10, 2014 – 4:14 pm | No Comment
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 …

Diamond Cafe gets a makeover
February 26, 2014 – 11:06 am | One Comment
Diamond Cafe gets a makeover

UALR’s Donaghey Student Center has a new and improved floor in the diamond café.

UALR to host annual AAMI Conference
February 13, 2014 – 3:34 pm | One Comment

The African-American Male Initiative program will hold its fourth annual conference at the UALR Student Services Center building from Feb. 27-28. 

Dr. King legacy lives on fifty years past
January 29, 2014 – 12:12 pm | Comments Off
Dr. King legacy lives on fifty years past

It has been almost fifty years since the death of Martin Luther King, Jr., and his legacy is still going strong.

Holiday cheer can be overshadowed by holiday blues
December 3, 2013 – 2:04 pm | Comments Off
Holiday cheer can be overshadowed by holiday blues

A lot of work goes into preparing for the holidays, and that preparation has both positive and negative psychological effects.

Crime Prevention: Academic Plaigiarism
November 20, 2013 – 11:41 am | Comments Off
Crime Prevention: Academic Plaigiarism

The most disgraceful academic crime to commit during college is plagiarism.

Data conference hosted on campus to promote innovation
November 6, 2013 – 11:15 am | Comments Off

UALR will be hosting the International Conference on Information Quality at 5:30 p.m. in the Donaghey Engineering and Information Technology Building on Nov.7-8.
Before the actual conference, there will also be the Information and Data Quality Conference …

University launches new marketing strategy
October 23, 2013 – 10:06 am | Comments Off

UALR has revamped its marketing strategy to recruit potential students. The new campaign includes several new projects.
The Grads at Work campaign is one of the university’s efforts to bring in more students. It consist …

Options available for students needing loans
October 19, 2013 – 4:30 pm | Comments Off

Anyone can fall on hard times. Whatever they have to do to make sure their bills and tuition are paid is what they will do. If this means taking out a loan and perhaps risking more debt, students may …