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

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.

UA System’s new online university could create competition with UALR
April 16, 2014 – 1:49 pm | Comments Off

The University of Arkansas Board of Trustees voted to approve the implementation of a new online university called eVersity on March 20 at meeting in Fort Smith, Ark.  According to Chancellor Joel Anderson, the measure passed …

Families in college together: Twin sisters who share home, combs, and chromosomes
April 16, 2014 – 1:38 pm | One Comment
Families in college together: Twin sisters who share home, combs, and chromosomes

Dolapo and Bukola Odeniyi (left to right) examine the cell cultures for their senior research projects.

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Imagine leaving home at the age of eight to live on another continent.  Separated from family, friends and life as …

Bieber shoots music video on campus, proposes to girlfriend
March 30, 2014 – 11:11 pm | One Comment

Everyone’s favorite Canadian pop star, Justin Bieber, will record the music video for his new hit single “Mrs. Beiber” at UALR on April 1, 2014.

Votes for SGA president are in, Lauren McNeaill wins again
March 13, 2014 – 12:46 pm | 3 Comments
Votes for SGA president are in, Lauren McNeaill wins again

By Michael Smith
Tension rose in the SGA Office as the ballots were tallied. With three major candidates and more reported voters in UALR history, this year’s campaign proved to be a clenching race.

The SSC gets a new name, legendary leader honored in ceremony
March 13, 2014 – 12:45 pm | Comments Off
The SSC gets a new name, legendary leader honored in ceremony

When the curtains fell from the Student Services Center on Friday, Feb. 8, a new name was revealed above it.  It was none other than the name of the emeritus Vice Chancellor of Student Services …

Student interns to spend summer at the nation’s capital
March 13, 2014 – 12:44 pm | Comments Off

By Jamila Nelson – Contributing Writer
Six UALR students have been selected to participate in internships June 2 – August 8 with The Washington Center, an independent nonprofit organization that provides internships to students around the …

Candidate Brett Clark sets his sights on SGA presidency
March 6, 2014 – 3:04 am | Comments Off

As students make their way to the voting polls in the DSC to vote for the 2014-2015 SGA president, three options await them. One of those options is the administration of president hopeful Brett Clark.

Young Democrats steadily growing, seeking to avoid ‘lame duck’ period
February 26, 2014 – 11:05 am | One Comment
Young Democrats steadily growing, seeking to avoid ‘lame duck’ period

 
This year is expected to be one of the biggest in Arkansas political history. According to UALR Young Democrats leader Miguel Lopez, that’s the perfect reason to join in on the action.

No place for smokers to smoke on campus
February 13, 2014 – 3:33 pm | One Comment
No place for smokers to smoke on campus

By Jasonya Cato
The Arkansas Clean Air Act of 2009 prohibits smoking on state facilities. Such facilities include: hospitals, certain business, and school campuses.
 

On campus attack leaves student injured and afraid
February 13, 2014 – 3:29 pm | 3 Comments
On campus attack leaves student injured and afraid

 
“I don’t feel safe anymore.”
Those are the words of a UALR student who was mugged outside of Fribourgh Hall on Monday morning, Jan. 21.

Kelly Clarkson. Ruben Studdard. Kris Allen. Carrie Underwood. Spencer Lloyd?
January 29, 2014 – 11:04 am | Comments Off
Kelly Clarkson. Ruben Studdard. Kris Allen. Carrie Underwood. Spencer Lloyd?

UALR sophomore Spencer Lloyd got one step closer to American Idol stardom when he wooed the judges during his January audition in Austin, Texas.

Peer-to-peer currency sparks digital revolution
January 29, 2014 – 11:01 am | One Comment
Peer-to-peer currency sparks digital revolution

By Ryan Guinee
Where does money come from? What happens to a dollar after it is spent? Can it’s origins be traced?

MLK Week 2014 activities continue the legacy of service
January 16, 2014 – 1:29 pm | Comments Off

On Monday Jan. 20, the nation will celebrate the life and legacy of one of the greatest voices for the civil rights movement – Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. The University of Arkansas at Little …