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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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M.I.A. takes AIM at political issues with new album By:Brittany Owens
September 15, 2016 – 7:04 pm | No Comment

On Sept. 9, English recording artist M.I.A. released her fifth studio album titled ‘AIM.’ The album combines elements of hip-hop, alternative, and world music to create a unique sound.
M.I.A. gives her album substance with frequent …

‘Hell or High Water’ is a slow burn masterpiece
September 15, 2016 – 6:03 pm | No Comment

There is an excellent new film out now called “Hell or High Water.” The film follows two dirt poor Texans who are robbing banks, and the Texas Rangers who are tracking them.
I really appreciate that …

Interesting take on sushi in West Little Rock
September 15, 2016 – 5:23 pm | No Comment

UALR students who are open to trying sushi at different places should try Sky Modern Japanese.
While searching for a good sushi restaurant in the area with a coworker, we stumbled upon one: Sky Modern Japanese. …

What’s Happening in Little Rock
September 10, 2016 – 10:31 pm | No Comment

Sept. 24 – Epic Retro Glam 2016
Looking for something fun to do this weekend? Well you’re in luck! The ultimate hair and fashion show will be hosted at the Maumelle Event Center located on 10910 …

Three great movies shine in a lousy summer
September 3, 2016 – 4:35 pm | No Comment

Over the summer months, paying audiences continually buy tickets to bad movies, and leave the quality movies to empty auditoriums. The three movies that I liked the best over the summer have collectively earned only …

Eat Beat: The Fold
September 3, 2016 – 4:18 pm | No Comment

One restaurant UALR students should try at least once is The Fold Botanas Bar. The Fold is a welcoming place that’s really delicious.
My friend and I had never been there, much less had heard about …

The True msg About MSG
September 2, 2016 – 12:17 pm | No Comment

Whether you know of it as an eastern scientific achievement, a toxic substance detrimental to your health or a centuries-old traditional flavor enhancer, MSG has existed in the public consciousness for decades. You might see …

Amasa Hines stuns with debut album By: Marty McNally
September 2, 2016 – 12:11 am | No Comment

Independent Arkansas band, Amasa Hines is bringing soul back to rock music while still flying under the radar of being a mainstream band.
Amasa Hines formed in 2010 in Little Rock, and included members Joshua Asante, …

What’s happening in Little Rock
September 1, 2016 – 10:27 pm | No Comment

Jazz in the Park
During September, Jazz in the Park will be coming to the History Pavilion in Riverfront Park. Each Wednesday from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., there will be a different performer. The artists …

‘Harry Potter and the Cursed Child’ is a nostalgic treat By: Mikayla Harris
September 1, 2016 – 11:01 am | No Comment

Harry Potter, a name many people from our generation recognize instantly. A name that has recently come back into conversations. JK Rowling, the author of the “Harry Potter” series, has recently published a new story. …

‘Escape’ with your friends at the Central Arkansas Escape Rooms
April 28, 2016 – 2:42 pm | Comments Off

Central Arkansas Escape Rooms, located at 109 E. Central Ave. in North Little Rock, offers fun puzzle rooms for a group of friends or a student organization.
An escape room is a group activity where you …

‘Hardcore Henry’ gives a new perspective to the action movie genre
April 28, 2016 – 2:40 pm | Comments Off

“Hardcore Henry” is an action movie with a few comedic twists thrown in to ease the tension and nausea.
Why did this movie make me nauseous? I’m sure you might be thinking, “It’s an action movie. …

Tech Corner: Color for the color blind
April 28, 2016 – 2:40 pm | Comments Off

The potential for those born colorblind to see the world in all its glorious hues is no longer a “pigment” of their imagination. A company called EnChroma has created a pair of glasses that will …

Classic alternatives: The stuff that dreams are made of
April 28, 2016 – 2:40 pm | Comments Off

The partnership between John Huston and Humphrey Bogart is arguably the best in the history of cinema. The two men made three of the greatest adventure stories ever filmed.
While their first collaboration was “High Sierra,” …