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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SGA Column Meeting Coverage Jan. 20
January 24, 2016 – 9:30 pm | No Comment

Jan. 20 Senate meeting of SGA
Starting the spring semester, the Student Government Association discussed new plans for the semester in their first meeting. Led by Vice President Connor Donovan and President Jacob Lann, the senate …

Office of Campus Life hosts student organization fair
January 24, 2016 – 9:26 pm | No Comment

Starting off the semester, the Office of Campus Life organized the Student Organizations Fair on Jan. 13 in the Donaghey Student Center. Over 20 organizations set up tables to recruit new members and make connections …

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 …

Student organization president feature: Alexis Williams; Pre-Law Society by Chris Gardner
January 23, 2016 – 10:20 am | No Comment

The active president of the Pre-Law Society at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock, senior English and French major, Alexis Williams, started as a charter member in the spring semester of 2013, becoming the …

UPC welcomes a new semester with meet and greet by Eva Legg
January 22, 2016 – 11:42 pm | No Comment

On Friday, Jan 15, the University Program Council (UPC) hosted their semester Meet and Greet in the upper concourse of the Donaghey Student Center from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Students had the opportunity to …

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 …

SGA Column
November 11, 2015 – 12:30 pm | Comments Off

Senate Meeting of SGA: Oct. 28, 2015
As the Fall 2015 semester creeps to a close, the Student Government Association continues to work diligently to provide for the University of Arkansas at Little Rock campus. During …

Annual UPC week hits the spot
November 11, 2015 – 12:30 pm | Comments Off

University Program Council hosted their annual UPC week from Oct. 26 to Oct. 30 celebrating with five different events: Black Light Extravaganza, Wild N’ Out, UPC Carnival, Bubble Soccer and Dodgeball, and Liquid Nitrogen Ice …

Faculty Spotlight: Cynthia “Cindy” Nahrwold
November 11, 2015 – 12:30 pm | Comments Off

Professional and technical writing is a world of its own within the University of Arkansas at Little Rock’s rhetoric and writing department. Cynthia “Cindy” Nahrwold has been a part of that world since she came …

Major spotlight: Physics
November 11, 2015 – 12:30 pm | Comments Off

The physics program contains a mix of traditional and non-traditional students. Upon completion of calculus, students begin taking courses in physics, typically during sophomore year.
“[In] the major and program here, we try to give a …

Home Sweet Homecoming: SGA to rally a week of Trojan spirit
October 23, 2015 – 8:08 pm | Comments Off

Oct. 14 Senate Meeting of SGA
As Trojan routine would have it, the Student Government Association collaborated in another senate meeting to discuss social initiatives of each of the senators and continuing to prepare for the …

Faculty Spotlight: April Chatham-Carpenter by Tyler Maxwell
October 23, 2015 – 12:52 am | Comments Off

As chair of the Speech Communication Department at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock, April Chatham-Carpenter hopes to bring the message that we should all learn to use positive communication.
Originally from Conway, Arkansas, Chatham-Carpenter …

UPC movie night marked a success
October 21, 2015 – 7:28 pm | Comments Off

On Oct. 20 at 7 p.m., University Program Council hosted their first ever outdoor movie night located on the West Hall lawn. The film shown was a fairly new release, Ant-Man (PG-13).
Ant-Man is a 2015 …

Chi-Omega sorority celebrates Kick Off Week by Rachel Wright
October 21, 2015 – 3:21 pm | Comments Off

The University of Arkansas at Little Rock’s (UALR) Chi Omega sorority is hosting Wish Week Oct. 26-Oct. 31. Wish Week is a fundraising week on campus for the Make-A-Wish foundation. “We do fundraising for Make-A-Wish …