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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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Most School Spirited: Jordan Thatch
December 1, 2015 – 6:58 pm | Comments Off

Jordon Thatch was voted Best of UALR’s Most School Spirited.
Jordan Thatch, a sophomore majoring in biology, swept the vote for Most School Spirited on the University of Arkansas at Little Rock campus. He likes watching …

UALR literary magazine taking student submissions
October 23, 2015 – 7:37 pm | Comments Off

The Equinox, a student produced literary magazine at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock, is taking submissions for the 2016 edition. Saturday Oct. 24, was the launch party for the 2015 issue at the …

Trojan Transit system asks riders to use proper riding etiquette
September 25, 2015 – 7:18 am | Comments Off

The university asks students and faculty to plan accordingly and exercise patience when using the Trojan Transit units. The Transit receives over 200 phone calls between 7:30 a.m. and 3 p.m., said Sharon Houlette, University …

Highlighting the first annual Diversity Week at UALR
April 16, 2015 – 11:55 am | 2 Comments

The Diversity Council at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock is hosting its first annual Diversity Week April 13-17. Diversity includes not only race, but gender, sexual orientation, disability, age and other factors that …

Major Spotlight: International Studies
April 16, 2015 – 11:53 am | Comments Off

One of the many majors offered at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock is international studies gives students a broad understanding of global issues.
International studies is the study of political, economic, social and cultural …

I Am the Messenger
March 13, 2015 – 1:43 pm | 2 Comments

“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 …