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The excitement was on at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock on Friday, Feb. 12. A new sorority was announced at a probate that night. Sigma Lambda Gamma made their debut on the Arkansas …

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Best Dressed Male: Kalan Horton by Shaun Williams
December 2, 2015 – 2:20 pm | Comments Off

It was not hard to spot Kalan Horton from the rest of the students at UALR when he walked through the cafeteria doors for his interview sporting a blue and white checkered shirt with a …

Most Likely to be a Millionaire: Micah Parker by Shaun Williams
December 1, 2015 – 12:40 pm | Comments Off

They say never judge a book by its cover and Micah Parker is a great example of why you shouldn’t judge someone before you get to know them.
Micah Parker is a criminal justice major who …

Best Staff Member: Nick Steele
November 29, 2015 – 4:12 pm | Comments Off

When contacting Nick Steele to interview him for best University of Arkansas at Little Rock staff member, we could tell he was elated to have received this award. Nick Steele is the coordinator for one …

Best Student Organization: Chancellor’s Leadership Corps
November 25, 2015 – 12:09 pm | Comments Off

The Chancellor’s Leadership Corps has once again received the award for Best Student Organization! This organization prides itself on its family environment to help students in the program grow as leaders on campus and beyond.
The …

SmartUp: gaining business knowledge for the future by Jasmine Blunt
November 11, 2015 – 12:30 pm | Comments Off

Start, grow and innovate your business with the SmartUp app. SmartUP is the startup app built for future and current entrepreneurs and innovators to receive professional advice, improve their business skills and to expand their …

Local Bands Column: Why you need to support your local music scene
October 24, 2015 – 12:07 am | Comments Off

When I was 12 years old I was invited to a “show” by a good friend of mine. That night I was thrown into a world I had never known, I met all these new …

Drake and Future released ‘What a Time to be Alive’ by Jarvis Jones
October 23, 2015 – 11:17 pm | Comments Off

What a Time to be Alive’ is a perfect title for the two successful Hip-Hop artists Drake and Future. Released on Sept. 30, 2015, the album debuted at number 1 on the US Billboard 200. …

Oh My Gosh
October 23, 2015 – 9:13 pm | Comments Off

Jamie Smith, also known as Jamie xx, released a very interesting album called “In Colour.” “In Colour” was the first debut album Jamie xx released in his solo career, after his growing popularity from his …

What’s Happenin’ in Little Rock by Jasmine Blunt
October 21, 2015 – 5:11 pm | Comments Off

Oct. 17—HarvestFest in Hillcrest 2015
Goodbye summer, hello fall! The 2015 HarvestFest on Saturday, Oct. 17, in the historic Little Rock neighborhood of Hillcrest, is a free one-day event dedicated to bringing family and friends together …

What’s Happenin’ in Little Rock by Jasmine Blunt
October 5, 2015 – 10:22 pm | Comments Off

Sept. 30—Banned Book Week: The Color Purple
The Arkansas Literary Festival presents Banned Book Week featuring an interview re-enactment, a film and a writing contest based on Alice Walker’s Pulitzer Prize and National Book Award-winning novel, …

Angel’s wearing “Doctor’s Stethoscopes”
October 5, 2015 – 10:19 pm | Comments Off

As someone who doesn’t have a cable, I am usually late on the bandwagon when it comes to drama that happens in the news. I kept noticing my friends who are nurses or are in …

That’s not the spirit
October 5, 2015 – 10:19 pm | Comments Off

Bring me the Horizon recently redefined their name as a band by switching to a completely new genre. From Metalcore to Alternative rock the newly defined band gives us an album called “That’s the Spirit.” …

Album Review: 15 years of Bayside
September 10, 2015 – 9:58 pm | Comments Off

Bayside recently came through and played a show at Juanita’s  in downtown Little Rock on Sept. 9, 2015 as a part of their 15 year birthday, so the screaming 7 grade scene kid inside of me had …

Receive the news in the form of GIFs by Caty Sample
September 10, 2015 – 9:28 pm | Comments Off

NewsGIF is a new, free app available for Apple products that provides news entirely in GIFs. The app contains a “Just In” section, which offers all of the latest news stories in the form of …