Students encouraged to write the new UALR fight song
November 19, 2014 – 2:40 pm | Comments Off

With more than 100 degrees, 60 graduate programs, and seven athletic teams, the University of Arkansas at Little Rock offers students a quality education and college experience. However, one element, common to other universities—a fight …

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Police Beat
January 22, 2015 – 4:36 pm | No Comment

Suspicious Person in Library Caught On Surveillance
“I am going to get you!”  Those are the words spoken by an unidentified suspicious male to a library employee on the first day classes this semester.
According to a …

Best Female Personality-Madeline White
December 15, 2014 – 3:59 pm | Comments Off

The votes are in for UALR’s “Best of,” and Madeline White from Sherwood has been voted “Best Female Personality.”  White, a 19-year-old sophomore, graduated from Sylvan Hills High School.  White works as a daycare teacher …

University appoints new police chaplain
November 20, 2014 – 11:17 am | Comments Off
University appoints new police chaplain

Micah Maulden, an officer at the department of public safety, has been appointed to serve as the first police chaplain of UALR.

Police Beat
November 19, 2014 – 2:44 pm | 2 Comments

Juveniles Going Through Vehicle Content; Both Charged
On Tuesday, Nov. 11, two juveniles were seen in Lot 10 allegedly opening car doors and shuffling through the vehicles’’ contents.  When an officer arrived, he witnessed the males …

Voters successfully pass new minimum wage ballot measure
November 19, 2014 – 2:44 pm | Comments Off

The new minimum wage ballot measure in Arkansas, which will increase the state’s minimum wage incrementally to $8.50 by 2017, was approved by voters earlier this month.

Police Beat
November 5, 2014 – 1:39 pm | Comments Off

Naked, 52-Year-Old Burglarizes Apartment at University Village
A call came into the police department from a resident at the University Village regarding a suspicious, naked woman rummaging through property in the common’s area of the apartment.  …

The Good Earth Garden’s Annual “Pooches and Pumpkins”
October 23, 2014 – 6:31 pm | One Comment

Equipped with dogs, cats, raccoons, monkeys and chickens in their Halloween costumes and also featuring a fainting goat named Barbara Jean, The Good Earth Garden’s annual “Pooches and Pumpkins” event attracted families from all over …

Police Beat
October 22, 2014 – 1:06 pm | Comments Off

Suspicious persons at University
A man was approached by a female and two other males while walking towards his car at the University Village apartments.  On Thursday, Oct. 16, the man said a woman approached him …

State Fair Celebrates 75th Anniversary
October 10, 2014 – 10:40 am | One Comment

The Arkansas State Fair is celebrating its 75th anniversary this year at the State Fairgrounds in Little Rock.  The State Fair will be coming to town Friday, Oct. 10 and will run through Sunday, Oct. …

Facts and fiction about breast cancer
October 8, 2014 – 3:49 pm | Comments Off
Facts and fiction about breast cancer

Breast cancer will take the lives of 40,000 men and women combined this year, according to the Susan G. Komen website.

UALR remembers employee Paul Waits
October 8, 2014 – 12:58 pm | Comments Off
UALR remembers employee Paul Waits

Information Technology Services Project Manager, Paul Erwin Waits, died last Thursday morning, Oct. 2, on the university campus from natural causes.
Family and friends described him with a love for Disney like no other.  His initial …

Floods of pink fill Little Rock streets at Race for the Cure
October 8, 2014 – 12:55 pm | Comments Off
Floods of pink fill Little Rock streets at Race for the Cure

One phrase that could be heard as breast cancer survivors crossed the finish line at the Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure, was “I did it!”  On Saturday, Oct. 4, thousands gathered in downtown …

Public safety’s drug take-back sets record
October 8, 2014 – 12:54 pm | One Comment
Public safety’s drug take-back sets record

University of Arkansas at Little Rock’s Department of Public Safety broke a personal record during their recent National Drug Take-Back event on Saturday, Sept. 27.  Public Safety maxed out at a record setting collection totaling …

Police Beat
October 8, 2014 – 12:47 pm | Comments Off

Student Allegedly Threatens a Non-Student at Gym
On Tuesday, Sept. 30, 23-year-old student, Barrington Price allegedly threatened another individual, who was not a student, in the Donaghey Student Center with a hammer.  The suspect and other …