February 26, 2016 – 3:23 pm | Comments Off

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 Victoria Hickey

‘The final countdown’
March 28, 2016 – 9:41 am | Comments Off

Happy Spring!
If you’re like me you’ve been counting down the days until summer since the first day of classes back in January. Although I’m getting more and more excited as the number of days continues …

Guest column: Service-learning and career development: making the connection by Lillian Wichinsky
March 28, 2016 – 9:37 am | Comments Off

The University of Arkansas at Little Rock is working to provide “high impact” learning experiences for students. One such experience is service-learning. Service-learning is an approach to teaching that integrates community service with classroom instruction …

‘This one’s for the girls’
March 6, 2016 – 10:49 pm | Comments Off

With March being Women’s History month, I wanted to take a moment to give praise to the numerous women in my life who have been a huge inspiration and have helped me get where I …

‘Looking back now’
February 18, 2016 – 3:16 pm | Comments Off

Like most people, I have changed quite a bit since I first came to college. I can remember my first day moving into the dorms. I’m not from Arkansas, and I knew no one! It …

Guest column: Why Black History Month? by John A. Kirk
February 8, 2016 – 10:23 am | Comments Off

The origins of Black History Month (or National African-American History Month, as it is now officially known) are over one hundred years old. The first steps came in 1915 when Harvard-trained African-American historian Carter G. …

‘Thank you for loving me’
February 8, 2016 – 10:15 am | Comments Off

With Valentine’s Day coming up, I’ve been thinking a lot about those I love. There are so many people that I have to support me and they all deserve a huge round of applause for …

Bootcamp helps faculty, staff and students get into a healthier mindset
January 24, 2016 – 9:23 pm | Comments Off

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 | Comments Off

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 …

Fryar, Gray lead Little Rock in final home meet by Jeffery Rigdle
January 24, 2016 – 10:14 am | Comments Off

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 | Comments Off

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, …