February 26, 2016 – 3:23 pm | Comments Off

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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Trojans’ Trending Topics: What is your favorite thing about the fall semester? by Mikayla Harris
September 21, 2016 – 12:00 pm | No Comment

Mercedes Vaughn
Major: Health Promotion and Wellness
Quote: “I have all online classes. So I don’t have as much stress as I usually do. It also gives me time to maintain my work ethic and work on …

Job opportunities on campus
September 21, 2016 – 11:07 am | No Comment

The library is currently looking for work study students to fill the positions of Stacks Assistant, Interlibrary Loan Assistant and Assistant to the Director. Students who wish to apply for current or future library non-work study …

UALR students voice opinions on Brock Turner’s release by Mikayla Harris
September 21, 2016 – 11:06 am | No Comment

On Friday, Sept. 2, 2016, Brock Turner, a former Stanford University student, was released from jail just three months into a six month sentence. Turner, age 20 when prosecuted, was convicted with two counts of …

Science Says: Is Sleep Really THAT Important?
September 21, 2016 – 11:05 am | No Comment

With the fall semester fully up and running, students are getting used to juggling their routines of waking up for classes, studying, working and attending social events. But with the new school year comes a …

The Struggle is Real: 5 Things That Will Only Bother Political Science Majors
September 15, 2016 – 11:56 pm | No Comment

I am one of those really weird people that loves politics. Because of this love of politics, I decided that when I went college I was going to be a political science major in order …

The scoop on recycling at UALR by Mikayla Harris
September 14, 2016 – 12:11 pm | No Comment

Walking around campus last semester, one would notice the new Trojan themed recycling bins. The bins, added by the UALR Sustainability committee, are making sure that our school is doing their part to help keep …

Department of Applied Communication Lecture Series
September 7, 2016 – 8:54 pm | No Comment

The Department of Applied Communication is hosting a series of lectures on leadership during the Fall and Spring semesters. The Leadership Lecture Series sessions will be located at the Engel Alumni Hall in the UALR …

Catastrophic Floods Bring Disaster and Hope to Louisiana
September 7, 2016 – 11:28 am | No Comment

In mid-August of this year, the state of Louisiana experienced one of the nation’s worst disasters since Hurricane Sandy in 2012. Several areas of the state, including Baton Rouge, Livingston, Ascension and Lafayette, were affected …

Trojan’s Trending Topics: What’s something fun or interesting you did this summer?
September 2, 2016 – 12:21 pm | No Comment

What’s something fun or interesting you did this summer?
1)      Charles Moore
Major- Biology
Quote- “I got an internship to work with Dr. Helen Beneš at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences.”
2)       Katherine Zambrano
Major- Mass Communication
Quote- “I …

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 …

Pokémon Go by Shaun Williams
August 31, 2016 – 12:56 pm | No Comment

Pokémon Go, a free app developed by Niantic and released in July, has taken the nation by storm.
Users walk around to real-life locations called “PokeStops,” to get items and collect the Pokémon that pop up …

The “myth-tery” of our brains by Victoria Mugambi
January 27, 2016 – 12:01 pm | Comments Off
The “myth-tery” of our brains by Victoria Mugambi

We’ve all heard the myth that we as humans only use 10% of our brain’s mental abilities. This misbelief is still a prevalent lie used in movies, magazines, books and other media outlets.
A recent example …

Homecoming Nominee: Autumn Rouse by Brittany Wright
October 23, 2015 – 8:12 pm | 2 Comments

Autumn Rouse took a leap from her comfort zone and landed as one of the five University of Arkansas at Little Rock’s 2015 Homecoming Queen Candidates.
While interning at Cisco Systems this summer in California, Rouse …

What’s happening in Little Rock? by Brittany Dean
October 23, 2015 – 4:21 pm | Comments Off

76th Arkansas State Fair
October 9-18
This is the 76th anniversary the Arkansas State Fair. It is a 10 day event that is for the entire family. The state fair features live concerts, carnival rides, games, livestock …