February 4, 2015 – 6:07 pm | Comments Off

There has been an interesting development on campus, as the higher-ups at The University of Arkansas at Little Rock are in the process of hiring a Founding Dean for the new UALR Honors College. The …

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Major Spotlight: Anthropology
March 20, 2015 – 1:27 pm | No Comment

Anthropology is a contemporary discipline that deals with human issues from a historical, biological, linguistic, and cultural perspective. The anthropology program at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock offers students an opportunity to gain …

UPC hosts poetry and open-mic event
March 20, 2015 – 1:26 pm | No Comment

Since the beginning of time storytelling and other types of theatrical performance have been ways in which people entertain and express their beliefs. The characteristics of rhyme and rhythm have always been present in these …

Student Organization Spotlight: Brother’s Keeper
March 20, 2015 – 1:25 pm | No Comment

Brother’s Keeper is one of many student led organizations at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock.  This organization focuses on student involvement on and off campus.
“Brother’s Keeper is a student led organization who serves …

Staff Spotlight: Marjorie Williams-Smith
March 20, 2015 – 1:24 pm | No Comment

Professor Marjorie Williams-Smith teaches in the Art Department here at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock. This semester she teaches Intro to Graphic Design and Typography and last semester she taught two sections of …

Sustainability Corner: plastic water bottles
March 9, 2015 – 2:37 pm | No Comment

Each and every day people stop by the store to pick up a bottle of water or soda to keep them hydrated throughout the day.  But what happens to those bottles after they are empty?

Students to take a break in an alternative way
March 9, 2015 – 2:37 pm | No Comment

When college students are planning for spring break, the normal plans include going to a beach for fun, partying or just relaxing at home.  However, about 20 students from the University of Arkansas at Little …

Major Spotlight: Mathematics
March 9, 2015 – 2:36 pm | No Comment

The Department of Mathematics and Statistics at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock grounds itself on the goal of preparation. The faculty are on a mission to prepare their students to enter graduate school, …

Taking the plunge to raise funds
February 19, 2015 – 2:12 pm | Comments Off
Taking the plunge to raise funds

The University of Arkansas at Little Rock’s West Hall Council will be sponsoring a ‘Polar Plunge’ Feb. 23 at 5 p.m. The purpose of the event is to raise money for the Alternative Spring Break …

Student Organization Spotlight: African Student Association
February 19, 2015 – 2:10 pm | Comments Off
Student Organization Spotlight: African Student Association

A student organization that is seeking a revival on campus is the African Student Association. The ASA was started three years ago and the three primary goals are to educate, build a community, and service. …

Student Organization Spotlight: Biology Club
February 4, 2015 – 6:14 pm | Comments Off

The University of Arkansas at Little Rock has new student organizations that form each and every year, but one organization that has been around for almost 30 years is the Biology Club.
Exploring the science of …

Major Spotlight: Nursing
February 4, 2015 – 6:12 pm | Comments Off

With the healthcare industry growing, the need for nurses is constant.  The University of Arkansas at Little Rock is one of the many colleges that offers a nursing degree. The program is very competitive, with …

Sigma Tau Delta to host African-American Read-In
February 4, 2015 – 6:10 pm | Comments Off

University of Arkansas at Little Rock’s chapter of Sigma Tau Delta, the International English Honor Society, will be hosting the annual African-American Read-In.  This event will be held at 6 p.m. on February 17, in …

UPC to host numerous February events
February 4, 2015 – 6:08 pm | Comments Off

February is here and with it comes a plethora of events hosted by the University Programs Council.  This month alone there will be a magician, a comedian and a movie night.
Corporate magician, illusionist, and comedian …

Major Spotlight: Philosophy
January 22, 2015 – 4:36 pm | Comments Off

One of the many majors offered at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock is Philosophy.  Although this degree may not guarantee a job in the field, it offers valuable skills applicable in any workplace, …