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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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Arkansas lags behind, as usual
November 19, 2012 – 2:40 pm | One Comment

Congratulations, Arkansas. Once again, you have managed to show the rest of the country how far behind we are.
And the same goes for the rest of the South, except Virginia and Florida. At least the …

Political theater detrimental to U.S.
November 1, 2012 – 12:46 pm | Comments Off

No matter who wins this year’s presidential election, nothing is going to change.  It’s sad to think that way, but sometimes the truth isn’t what you want to hear.
Here in these great United States, we …

Relations with a tusked boar
October 18, 2012 – 2:41 pm | Comments Off

Woo! Pig Sooie! Yea, I said it. And you know what? It’s ok.
But only for another few weeks.
You see, it hasn’t been deemed appropriate to start a football program at UALR. It could be debated …

Best of UALR Voting
October 3, 2012 – 7:19 pm | One Comment
Best of UALR Voting

Click HERE to vote for the 2012 Best of UALR!
Having problems? If so, contact Ricky Harris at rrharris@ualr.edu.

Time for a makeover
October 3, 2012 – 6:44 pm | Comments Off
Time for a makeover

The little things add up. I tend to live by that sort of “motto.”
So when I heard that some graphic design students were coming up with designs for a potential new UALR ID card, I …

Romney connects, offers no details
September 5, 2012 – 7:04 pm | Comments Off

As a busy college student, it is extremely difficult to weed through the mess of politics to try and understand what is actually going on.
Both sides in the presidential election are filled with negative ads …

Construction aims to improve energy efficiency
April 25, 2012 – 1:51 pm | One Comment

A project between the Donaghey Student Center and Stabler Hall that has impeded traffic will be completed within a few weeks, but other obstructions are still to come, according to university officials.
The project will distribute …

Administrator passes 60, strives to not slow down
April 20, 2012 – 6:48 am | Comments Off
Administrator passes 60, strives to not slow down

After reaching age 60, most people begin to think about retirement and settling down as they end their normal work careers. Climbing mountains usually doesn’t cross their minds. But for Dave Millay, associate vice chancellor …

Good night and good luck UALR
April 20, 2012 – 6:37 am | Comments Off

Five years have come and gone. My senior year has but a month remaining. It’s almost time to walk across the stage.
It will be bittersweet.
When I first decided to come to UALR I didn’t know …

UALR to buy Coleman Place
April 8, 2012 – 12:04 pm | Comments Off
UALR to buy Coleman Place

UALR plans to buy Coleman Place apartments for $14.7 million, according to a proposal approved March 30 by the University of Arkansas Board of Trustees.
The apartments, which are located at 3200 Coleman Court along Asher …

Board approves tuition increase of 4.3 percent
April 4, 2012 – 11:13 pm | One Comment

The University of Arkansas Board of Trustees approved a tuition increase for every campus in the system at a meeting March 30 in Little Rock, including a 4.3 percent rise for UALR.

Diamond Café to introduce reusable containers, mugs
April 4, 2012 – 11:12 pm | Comments Off
Diamond Café to introduce reusable containers, mugs

Sodexo will introduce a reusable container system in the Diamond Café beginning on Earth Day in an attempt to limit the amount of plastic foam waste, according to a spokesperson.For a combined one-time fee of …

Forum Fashion Show
April 3, 2012 – 3:30 pm | Comments Off
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Connections can last forever
March 1, 2012 – 10:54 pm | Comments Off

The number of students who simply enroll at a uni- versity, go to class, go home and then repeat the same routine for the remainder of their educational career is astounding. That is apparent with …