Chancellor nominates all UALR Students for ALS Ice Bucket Challenge
August 28, 2014 – 3:54 pm | No Comment

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.

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Best-selling author, nationally syndicated columnist makes appearance at UALR
April 28, 2014 – 9:35 am | 5 Comments

Harlan Cohen, a New York Times best-selling author made an appearance at UALR Monday, April 21 at 7 p.m. in the Student Services Center auditorium.

French Pressed – April 16 edition
April 16, 2014 – 3:35 pm | 2 Comments
French Pressed – April 16 edition

Spring is finally here, which means it is almost Easter! Let’s talk about how French celebrate it compared to Americans.

New hall council adds another opportunity for student leadership
April 16, 2014 – 3:35 pm | Comments Off
New hall council adds another opportunity for student leadership

For residents looking for more ways to be a leader on campus and hang out with other students after class, the newly-formed Hall Council may help meet their needs.

‘Rape culture’ invades college campuses
April 16, 2014 – 3:34 pm | Comments Off

Look down. Shut up. Swallow your anger. Swallow your tears and keep going.

Dancers and robots coexist on the dance floor
April 16, 2014 – 3:30 pm | One Comment

Students in Engineering Technology and Applied Science are constructing an autonomous robot to be used in a future performance of the dance department.
Andrew Wright, associate professor of systems engineering, said the robot is going to …

Going green: 5 easy steps to reduce your carbon footprint
April 16, 2014 – 3:30 pm | One Comment

“Carbon footprint” refers to the amount of carbon dioxide emitted by human activity. The amount of toxic fumes emitted by the lifestyle of the average American is harming Earth’s atmosphere.

Families in college together: father-daughter duo experience college from two different perspectives
April 16, 2014 – 3:29 pm | Comments Off
Families in college together: father-daughter duo experience college from two different perspectives

Seldom is a whole family in college together at one time, but that is exactly what happened with the Jovanovics.

Families in college together: Twin sisters who share home, combs, and chromosomes
April 16, 2014 – 1:38 pm | One Comment
Families in college together: Twin sisters who share home, combs, and chromosomes

Dolapo and Bukola Odeniyi (left to right) examine the cell cultures for their senior research projects.

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Imagine leaving home at the age of eight to live on another continent.  Separated from family, friends and life as …

Student rooms at UALR going viral
March 16, 2014 – 1:42 pm | 5 Comments

It’s no surprise that this new day in age has brought many things to the virtual world. YouTube has become an international sensation and is viewed daily by millions of people around the world. From …

Elusive bookstore may provide students best economic option
March 16, 2014 – 1:42 pm | Comments Off
Elusive bookstore may provide students best economic option

The UALR Bookstore and Barnes & Noble have a long history together. Almost as long as store manager, Brenda Thomas, has worked for the bookseller.

Quiet study nooks no one ever knew existed, or overlooked
March 16, 2014 – 1:42 pm | Comments Off
Quiet study nooks no one ever knew existed, or overlooked

When individuals think of study nooks, they think of technology. They think of the applications from the Barnes and Noble website. However, a study nook is an area where people can get in a good …

Efforts of International Club’s president incite record-breaking membership
March 12, 2014 – 10:16 pm | One Comment
Efforts of International Club’s president incite record-breaking membership

“I just love life and all of its facets.”
These are the words of junior studio art major Vivien-Sara Fechner, who has been nominated for this edition’s “Student Spotlight” due to her tireless efforts with International …

Mesa de Español brings Spanish to the “round-table”
March 11, 2014 – 1:48 pm | Comments Off
Mesa de Español brings Spanish to the “round-table”

Mesa de Español is a Spanish conversation group that meets every Wednesday at 12:30 p.m. in Stabler Hall room 201. Mesa de Español is not Spanish Club but rather a round-table, anything-goes discussion session.

Earth Day celebration promises more than well-worn “go green!” paean
March 11, 2014 – 1:42 pm | Comments Off
Earth Day celebration promises more than well-worn “go green!” paean

By: Andra Onecic
The Committee on Sustainability has been working undercover to bring environmental awareness to students and faculty. Providing recycling bins and installing hydration stations were only baby steps. The committee will host their Earth Day …