UPC puts on a show for students
October 12, 2015 – 11:46 pm | Comments Off

Family Movie Night by Tanya Triplett
On Oct. 5 at 6 p.m. UPC hosted their bi-annual Family Movie Night, showing ‘Inside Out’ in Ledbetter Hall.  As always there was a free dinner and snacks which consisted …

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Student spotlight: Meghan Everett
February 10, 2016 – 1:06 pm | No Comment

Being both a Chancellor’s Leadership Corps ambassador and president of the Maroon Mob is not an easy task for University of Arkansas at Little Rock sophomore Meghan Everett, because she is also a professional swimmer.
Originally …

Eat Beat: Getting to “The Root” by Victoria Mugambi
January 27, 2016 – 11:42 am | No Comment

Downtown Little Rock, particularly South Main Street, is the soul of the city, with its historic buildings, beautiful views, and numerous attractions to enjoy. Among brightly painted murals and independently-owned businesses, one of these is …

The 2016 presidential race is almost here by Scott Foster
January 24, 2016 – 9:52 pm | No Comment

After long last, the primaries and caucuses determining the Democratic and Republican nominees for president are upon us. Beginning Feb. 1, brave souls inhabiting the great state of Iowa will don their warmest winter gear …

Bootcamp helps faculty, staff and students get into a healthier mindset
January 24, 2016 – 9:23 pm | No Comment

Registration is under way for UALR’s Boot Camp Program, which aims to help participants not only lose weight but maintain a healthy lifestyle.
Open to students, staff and faculty, the program began Monday, Jan. 25, but …

‘This is the new year’
January 24, 2016 – 8:56 pm | No Comment

We have almost finished a full month of 2016 and for me, it’s been a busy month. School has started back and with that comes hours of homework, studying and extracurricular activities. Those who know …

Little Rock on fire heading into February by Analee Jones
January 24, 2016 – 10:18 am | No Comment

The Trojans are now 15-2 in conference after a rare Thursday-Monday split with a home win against Appalachian Mountaineers and a road loss against their archrival Arkansas State Red Wolves. The team shot 43% in …

Fryar, Gray lead Little Rock in final home meet by Jeffery Ridgle
January 24, 2016 – 10:14 am | No Comment

On Jan. 16 the Little Rock Trojans swim team had a meet against Ouachita Baptist, Southern Illinois and North Texas. The fans came out in full support of their Trojans, as it was their last …

Lady Trojans moving up the standings by Analee Jones
January 24, 2016 – 10:14 am | No Comment

The Little Rock Lady Trojans split a rare Thursday-Monday split with a win at home against the  Appalachian State Mountaineers and a loss on the road against their rival the Arkansas State Red Wolves.
The Lady …

Most Involved Female: Alexa Treml by Amanda Wilkinson
December 1, 2015 – 12:39 pm | Comments Off

This year’s most involved female student is Alexa Treml. The Cabot High School graduate is double majoring in biology and music performance. Treml is the current president of Kappa Delta sorority and also a four-year member of …

Best Male Athlete Josh Hagins by Gabrielle Phifer
November 29, 2015 – 11:03 pm | Comments Off

Among all of the male athletes at UALR, students voted Josh Hagins to be the 2015 Best Male Athlete.
“We have a lot of fine athletes here. A lot of our programs have been very good …

Most Creative: Nalee Vang by Brittany Dean
November 29, 2015 – 7:01 pm | Comments Off

The votes have been tallied and the winner of the Best of UALR’s Most Creative award is sophomore nursing major, Nalee Vang.
Outside of class Vang is involved in a couple of university lead programs such …

Best Female RA: Carrie Owens by Amanda Wilkinson
November 29, 2015 – 5:16 pm | Comments Off

This year’s best female resident assistant is Carrie Owens. Owens is a biology major, minoring in secondary Stem education. She hopes to focus her career while using her minor and become a teacher.
Originally from Rison, Arkansas, …

Faculty Spotlight: Jeanne Rollberg by Joshua Watkins
November 11, 2015 – 12:30 pm | Comments Off

We all have a little bit of everything inside of us. Different heritages, different genes, different backgrounds.
In the case of UALR’s Jeanne Rollberg, an associate professor of journalism, a curiosity about her family’s Swedish background …

Star Wars Battlefront hits home by Shaun Williams
November 11, 2015 – 12:30 pm | Comments Off

Star Wars Battlefront has become the game that everyone wants to get their hands on as soon as it comes out.
The beta for Battlefront raged on from Oct. 7 to Oct. 13 and to every …