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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International student attends UALR for basketball, finds love of his life
September 10, 2014 – 4:23 pm | 2 Comments
International student attends UALR for basketball, finds love of his life

 
 
College can be a life-changing experience. Many college students make long-lasting friends, while some find the love of their life. Such is the case of UALR alumni Chelsey McNiel and Marlon Louzeiro, who married on August …

‘Tales from the South’ presents heart-warming, cultural memoirs with a sweet, Southern charm
September 10, 2014 – 4:18 pm | No Comment

The glorious sunlight, the beautiful back roads of the country, the distant calls of cattle and poultry. To some, this may sound like a page from “Where the Red Fern Grows,” but to many Arkansans, …

French Pressed – Dating Rules in France
September 10, 2014 – 4:17 pm | No Comment
French Pressed – Dating Rules in France

If you plan on moving to France or going there for any length of time, you may want to know how dating works in France.

Children International reached over 16,000 children in need since replacing on-campus daycare
September 10, 2014 – 4:16 pm | No Comment

by Naty Doris
Children International is an organization that started with headquarters all over the world and later turned inward, targeting poverty in the United States and staying true to their motto of improving lives “one …

Arkansas Yoga Collective newly opened on Cantrell
September 10, 2014 – 4:14 pm | No Comment
Arkansas Yoga Collective newly opened on Cantrell

There is a new place in town known as the Arkansas Yoga Collective Studio.

Sequoyah National Research Center intrigues and informs
September 10, 2014 – 4:13 pm | No Comment
Sequoyah National Research Center intrigues and informs

by Bianca McCrary
Inspiration is the first word that may come to mind when one thinks of the Sequoyah National Research Center. This center holds a massive amount of history with a contemporary flair.

First-year Donaghey Scholar ‘stays swanky’ and inspires Trojan spirit
September 10, 2014 – 4:13 pm | 3 Comments
First-year Donaghey Scholar ‘stays swanky’ and inspires Trojan spirit

 

Though still young, sophomore Connor Donovan is a force to be reckoned with.

University constructs park to commemorate Native American tribes, travel route
September 10, 2014 – 4:12 pm | No Comment
University constructs park to commemorate Native American tribes, travel route

by Lela Fluker
Many University Village residents walk by it every day to get to class. A few conscientious joggers sprint along its concrete but take care to avoid the grass. Some motorists glance at its …

Suicide Prevention Week brings awareness on mental illness and suicide
August 30, 2014 – 3:46 pm | One Comment
Suicide Prevention Week brings awareness on mental illness and suicide

The recent news of Robin Williams’ death by suicide has served as a reminder that we need to talk about suicide to help the ones struggling with it. In order to spread awareness for suicide …

Best-selling author, nationally syndicated columnist makes appearance at UALR
April 28, 2014 – 9:35 am | 6 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 | One Comment

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 | 2 Comments

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 …