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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UALR to host British Improvisation Musicians
April 16, 2015 – 12:05 pm | Comments Off

On April 14-15, the University of Arkansas at Little Rock’s Music Department will be hosting a master class and concert with British improvising musicians Trevor and Veryan Weston.  Both events are free and open to …

Student Organization Spotlight: Tabletop Games Group
April 16, 2015 – 12:04 pm | Comments Off

One of the newer student organizations at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock is the Tabletop Games Group.  With about a dozen members, the group meets every Thursday at 6 p.m. in the Commons …

Highlighting the first annual Diversity Week at UALR
April 16, 2015 – 11:55 am | Comments Off

The Diversity Council at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock is hosting its first annual Diversity Week April 13-17. Diversity includes not only race, but gender, sexual orientation, disability, age and other factors that …

Major Spotlight: International Studies
April 16, 2015 – 11:53 am | Comments Off

One of the many majors offered at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock is international studies gives students a broad understanding of global issues.
International studies is the study of political, economic, social and cultural …

Staff Spotlight: Jennifer Dodson Hunt
April 16, 2015 – 11:41 am | Comments Off

Jennifer Dodson Hunt has worked as the Associate Director for Campus Life and Greek Life at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock. “I love the interactions with students, it’s great to be able to …

Major Spotlight: Anthropology
March 20, 2015 – 1:27 pm | Comments Off

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 | Comments Off

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 | Comments Off

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 | Comments Off

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 | Comments Off

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 | Comments Off

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 | Comments Off

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. …