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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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Articles by Valerie Ginsburg

Too minor to matter
November 15, 2011 – 1:12 am | Comments Off

For quite some time there has been a debate over UALR’s core curriculum playing out on Facfocus with a great deal of complexity about the requirement of a minor and the possibility of lowering the …

Potential employers visit campus, court students
October 21, 2011 – 3:33 pm | Comments Off

Fall 2011 career fair, Career Connections Day, sponsored by UALR Career Services, attracted 51 employers and about 250 students Oct. 12. The event, held to help link students of all majors and employers, was in …

The reality of our virtual world
October 6, 2011 – 3:39 pm | 2 Comments

National Institute for Technology in Liberal Education (NITLE) fellow Dr. Bryan Alexander delivered the lecture “Storytelling, Gaming, and the WorldBoard: The New Digital World” for the third annual Donaghey Scholars Program Speakers Series, Sept. 29, …

Award winning author to present reading, says love of reading and diligence are key to writing success
September 11, 2011 – 7:47 pm | Comments Off

A lot of writers dream of winning awards, writing the “great American novel” and working from home without having to check in at a day job.
Award winning novelist Kevin Brockmeier has achieved just that. He …

Fitness can be fun
August 16, 2011 – 5:11 pm | Comments Off

College students face tight schedules full of classes, studying, extra-curricular activities, internships, work and socializing, so staying in shape is not always a top priority. Finding fun new ways to work out is one way …

Adult students say goodbye to leader
May 6, 2011 – 3:56 pm | One Comment

By Valerie Ginsburg, Contributing Writer
The Adult Student Advocacy Program will be losing its leader in June, Adult Student Advocate, Patricia Hornbeck, will be getting married and moving to St. Thomas, Virgin Islands to assist in …

‘Oxford American’ hosts forum
April 3, 2011 – 5:30 pm | Comments Off

By Valerie Ginsburg, contributing writer–
UALR students and faculty had the opportunity to participate in a Q-and-A forum featuring the managing editor and associate editor of the “Oxford American” magazine, and receive experienced professional advice about …