UALR athletic director Chris Peterson under fire for ‘insensitive’ comments
September 11, 2014 – 2:43 pm | No Comment

On Sept. 2, UALR Athletic Director Chris Peterson resigned without giving any reason why on the matter. He will remain in the position until Sept. 15. In Peterson’s contract, his yearly salary with the school …

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Major of the month: International Business
September 11, 2014 – 1:45 pm | No Comment

The International Business major is offered by the UALR College of Business and prepares students to understand the interconnections between the world’s markets and cultures.

University Writing Center: “The Little Sanctuary”
September 11, 2014 – 1:43 pm | No Comment

Leave all of the negative thoughts at the door. The University Writing Center is not a dreadful place where instructors send you to have your writing mercilessly critiqued.

Piranesi and the Perspectives of Rome: a worthwhile exhibition
September 11, 2014 – 1:42 pm | No Comment
Piranesi and the Perspectives of Rome: a worthwhile exhibition

Photo by Andra Onecic. Artwork shown: Frontispiece (Part One of Architecture and Perspectives [331] from Prima Parte di Architetture e Prospettive) Italian, 18th century, etching.

Piranesi and the Perspectives of Rome is an exhibition UALR is fortunate to have …

First-year displacement: a freshman’s story
September 11, 2014 – 1:40 pm | No Comment

Incoming college freshmen face an array of changes. Their entire world changes in a matter of days. 

Non-traditional students By Naty Doris
September 11, 2014 – 1:38 pm | No Comment

American actress Michelle Pfeiffer said, “The more you can meet people from different walks of life, the better it is for you. I think the more you can create situations and experiences that give you …

Chancellor nominates all UALR Students for ALS Ice Bucket Challenge
August 28, 2014 – 3:54 pm | 3 Comments
Chancellor nominates all UALR Students for ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

Ice-cold water came pouring down on UALR Chancellor Joel Anderson on Wednesday August 20, after he agreed to take the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge in order to raise awareness and money.

Trojan Bucket List
August 28, 2014 – 3:51 pm | No Comment

Too many students go through college without taking advantage of what UALR has to offer. And, in most cases the services provides are already covered by tuition, such as the gym, health and counseling services. …

Pikes host very first Trojan Chill-Out Grill-Out
August 28, 2014 – 3:48 pm | No Comment
Pikes host very first Trojan Chill-Out Grill-Out

The fraternity Pi Kappa Alpha hosted the first-ever “Trojan Chill-Out Grill-Out” on Friday, Aug. 22 at Murray Park.

Crime Prevention: The value of a minute
September 2, 2013 – 5:34 pm | Comments Off

If you want your car to get stolen or broken into, it’s rather easy. First, do not lock your car so a thief can easily get in to your car without being suspicious. Second, park …

SGA sets sights on campus unification, involvement
August 31, 2013 – 3:34 pm | One Comment
SGA sets sights on campus unification, involvement

The student government association, under the leadership of President Lauren McNeaill and Vice-President Trey Gibeault, intends to bring improvements to UALR.

Trojan spirit soars at Homecoming game, regatta
March 14, 2013 – 5:40 pm | Comments Off

A week’s worth of Homecoming events concluded with the Trojans win against rival Arkansas State University 78-71 in front of a pumped crowd of about 5,300 people at the Jack Stephens Center on March 2.
Painted …

Homecoming events propose students show their pride
February 28, 2013 – 12:24 pm | Comments Off

This year’s homecoming week filled with aquatic races, school spirit competitions and queen selection will culminate Saturday,  March 2 when the Trojans play the Arkansas State Red Wolves in the Jack Stephens Center at 7 …

Homecoming Queen 2013 Candidates
February 14, 2013 – 4:27 pm | Comments Off
Homecoming Queen 2013 Candidates

Kelsey Reed
Junior biology major
Nominated by the Chancellor’s Leadership Corp
President of the Chancellor’s Leadership Corp Kelsey Reed of Bryant also serves as vice president of the religious academics society Alpha Xi Rho and is …

Actress to headline Black History Month events
January 31, 2013 – 4:30 pm | Comments Off
Actress to headline Black History Month events

The Office of Campus Life’s Diversity Programs will kick off Black History Month on Monday, Feb. 4, with a keynote address by actress Taraji P. Henson.