UALR athletic director Chris Peterson under fire for ‘insensitive’ comments
September 11, 2014 – 2:43 pm | No Comment

On Sept. 2, UALR Athletic Director Chris Peterson resigned without giving any reason why on the matter. He will remain in the position until Sept. 15. In Peterson’s contract, his yearly salary with the school …

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Student Services Center renamed in ceremony
February 26, 2014 – 11:02 am | Comments Off
Student Services Center renamed in ceremony

The Student Services Center will be dedicated and renamed in honor of Dr. Charles W. Donaldson, retired vice chancellor of UALR’s Division of Educational, Student Services, and Student Life.

UALR wrestling club gets learning experience on the mats
February 12, 2014 – 3:27 pm | Comments Off
UALR wrestling club gets learning experience on the mats

There is no feeling that compares to an athlete seeing their hard work pay off after months of blood, sweat and sacrifice to accomplish a goal. The ups and downs of the process can cause …

Internships can make a difference in building a career
November 11, 2013 – 5:24 pm | Comments Off
Internships can make a difference in building a career

College students can spend time in the classroom trying to earn the highest GPA while missing opportunities to apply what they learn to the real world. Internships  give students the opportunity to apply what they learned in the …

Test prep takes the stress out of exam time
November 11, 2013 – 5:18 pm | Comments Off
Test prep takes the stress out of exam time

Fall is here and college students know that means finals are just around the corner. Students new to the college experience may feel overwhelmed or stressed when it comes to tests, but there is hope.

Parking lot closed for landscaping, declared an “easy target”
October 2, 2013 – 10:35 am | Comments Off
Parking lot closed for landscaping, declared an “easy target”

The gravel parking area on Fair Park between Lot 15 and North Hall was closed off in early September for landscaping purposes and to deter criminals from committing vehicular break-ins.

Is social media shaking up the dating world?
October 1, 2013 – 1:48 pm | One Comment
Is social media shaking up the dating world?

The invention of the Internet, smart phones and social media has seemingly transformed the dating world and made traditional dating practices a thing of the past. The air of mystery surrounding a crush disappears when all you …

Research student published, contributes to nanotechnology studies
September 19, 2013 – 11:33 am | Comments Off
Research student published, contributes to nanotechnology studies

Omar Abdulrazzaq, a doctoral student in the Center for Integrative Nanotechnology Sciences, had his research on organic solar cells published in the Aug. edition of Energy Technology.

Galletti ready to score with UALR soccer team
September 4, 2013 – 2:53 pm | Comments Off
Galletti ready to score with UALR soccer team

Parents can be one of the strongest influences on an athletes’ life. Junior Ariel Galletti remembers the times her father taught her various sports before she played
midfield for the UALR Trojan soccer team.
“I remember watching …

Summer preparatory course offers chance to eliminate remedial courses
September 1, 2013 – 2:13 pm | One Comment
Summer preparatory course offers chance to eliminate remedial courses

The UALR student services success initiatives program offered an academically intense, three-week residential program for minorities to eliminate remedial courses in math, English, and writing with its Summer Bridge Program from July 14 through Aug. 3.

Council seeks to encourage diversity on campus
February 17, 2013 – 4:22 pm | One Comment

The UALR Diversity Council invited students, faculty and staff to its first Brown Bag and Learn forum Thursday, Jan. 7 in the Donaghey Student Center to discuss diversity on the UALR campus.