February 4, 2015 – 6:07 pm | Comments Off

There has been an interesting development on campus, as the higher-ups at The University of Arkansas at Little Rock are in the process of hiring a Founding Dean for the new UALR Honors College. The …

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I Am the Messenger (1st edit GF)(In)
March 13, 2015 – 1:43 pm | No Comment

“Yes, Dylan was on the brink of stardom when he was nineteen. Dali was well on his way to being a genius, and Joan of Arc was burned at the stake for being the most …

Homecoming: Tamara O’Neal
February 19, 2015 – 1:35 pm | Comments Off
Homecoming: Tamara O’Neal

Tamara O’Neal
Major: Criminal Justice
Minor: Human Services
Year: Senior, May 2015
Tamara O’Neal, a senior majoring in criminal justice with a minor in human services, is an active member in organizations around the University of Arkansas at Little …

Group fitness at UALR
January 22, 2015 – 4:35 pm | Comments Off

The University of Arkansas at Little Rock offers over thirty group fitness classes to students in the D.S.C Fitness Center.
“We have a little bit of everything,” said Naomi Fletcher, fitness director. “We have Boot Camp …

Dancers and robots coexist on the dance floor
April 16, 2014 – 3:30 pm | 2 Comments

Students in Engineering Technology and Applied Science are constructing an autonomous robot to be used in a future performance of the dance department.
Andrew Wright, associate professor of systems engineering, said the robot is going to …

Mesa de Español brings Spanish to the “round-table”
March 11, 2014 – 1:48 pm | Comments Off
Mesa de Español brings Spanish to the “round-table”

Mesa de Español is a Spanish conversation group that meets every Wednesday at 12:30 p.m. in Stabler Hall room 201. Mesa de Español is not Spanish Club but rather a round-table, anything-goes discussion session.

Art after dark: Diligent artists burn the midnight oil
March 6, 2014 – 11:18 am | Comments Off

UALR students pull late nights at the Fine Arts building working on projects. The doors of the building are open until midnight so that students can work on their projects in ceramics, sculpting and print …

University to host fourth annual science competition
February 26, 2014 – 7:30 pm | Comments Off
University to host fourth annual science competition

The fourth annual Arkansas Science Olympiad tournament will be held at UALR on Saturday, April 12, 2014 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Splicedego: Showing Fashion at UALR
January 29, 2014 – 12:09 pm | One Comment
Splicedego: Showing Fashion at UALR

Grad student Shara Buford, founder of Splicedego Clothing, will host a premier fashion show on Friday, Feb. 7 at 7 p.m. in the Donaghey Student Center rooms A, B, and C. She will team up with Life …

Resident assistant surpasses standard for campus involvement
January 29, 2014 – 12:02 pm | Comments Off
Resident assistant surpasses standard for campus involvement

Senior speech pathology and audiology major Wesley Baltimore has spent his college years serving as a positive student role model. Students have …

Ghosts of Arkansas’ Christmas past
December 3, 2013 – 2:05 pm | Comments Off
Ghosts of Arkansas’ Christmas past

Christmas in Arkansas is based on traditions, but where did the traditions come from and has it always been celebrated that way, and how was Christmas celebrated over 100 years ago?

SplicedEgo set to display hip-hop fashion line at spring benefit show
November 19, 2013 – 3:45 pm | One Comment
SplicedEgo set to display hip-hop fashion line at spring benefit show

You do not have to go to a fashion capital to find cool, custom clothing. Shara Buford, a graduate student working on her Masters of Science in Management Information Systems, will introduce her new hip-hop …

Cut the car: other campus transportation options
November 11, 2013 – 5:21 pm | Comments Off
Cut the car: other campus transportation options

Is it quicker to walk or to drive?
When navigating around campus, students have many choices of transportation: trolley, bike, skateboard, motorcycle, car or feet. Which is more convenient, and most efficient?
According to an article in …

International Club spans the world at UALR
November 6, 2013 – 11:24 am | Comments Off

The International Club was developed three years ago by International Student Coordinator & International Admissions Officer Allyson Hughes to bring international who none international students at the UALR together and share common interests and are looking …

Deaf Awareness Week celebrated with signs
October 2, 2013 – 10:47 am | Comments Off

Deaf Awareness Week takes place nationwide the last week of September. First celebrated in 1958 by the World Federation of the Deaf, the week is meant to heighten public awareness about the culture and issues …