Students encouraged to write the new UALR fight song
November 19, 2014 – 2:40 pm | No Comment

With more than 100 degrees, 60 graduate programs, and seven athletic teams, the University of Arkansas at Little Rock offers students a quality education and college experience. However, one element, common to other universities—a fight …

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French Pressed: College Graduation (A Closing Word)
November 20, 2014 – 11:32 am | No Comment
French Pressed: College Graduation (A Closing Word)

It is nearing the end of the semester, which means some students are one semester closer to finish college while others are about to graduate. I belong to the second category, after three years of …

Researchers propose benefits for showing thanks year-round, not just on Thanksgiving
November 20, 2014 – 11:32 am | No Comment

Around this time of year, gratitude gains the spotlight.

The struggle is real: road trips with big families
November 20, 2014 – 11:31 am | No Comment
The struggle is real: road trips with big families

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Some of my first memories in life, and quite honestly some of my favorites, are going on long trips with my family.

Students host first undergrad honors conference alonside faculty mentor
November 20, 2014 – 11:23 am | No Comment
Students host first undergrad honors conference alonside faculty mentor

With support from their professor, four students hosted UALR’s first annual graduate and honors conference on Oct. 23, 2014 at the Arkansas Studies Institute.

The untold stories: From Our House to your house
November 20, 2014 – 11:18 am | No Comment

Many of us complain about little things and wish our lives could be better, or at least easier, but we often forget that some people are less fortunate. Some people do not have enough money …

The untold stories: From Our House to your house
November 20, 2014 – 11:18 am | No Comment

On Wednesday, November 12, I had the pleasure of visiting with a young man at a local shelter called Our House. Our House serves as a haven to the homeless as long as they abide …

The untold stories: From Our House to your house
November 20, 2014 – 11:17 am | No Comment

Imagine moving away to an unfamiliar state, leaving behind everything you hold dear to your heart for a totally new lifestyle. Michelle Verree, current resident of Our House, did just that. She came to Arkansas …

The untold stories: From Our House to your house
November 20, 2014 – 11:17 am | No Comment

It’s 7 a.m. The Wal-Mart employee just clocked out and is exhausted, not only because he just worked an overnight shift but because, in two hours, he has to be at his second job.

University appoints new police chaplain
November 20, 2014 – 11:17 am | No Comment
University appoints new police chaplain

Micah Maulden, an officer at the department of public safety, has been appointed to serve as the first police chaplain of UALR.

Health factors may influence decision between flu shot and flu mist
November 20, 2014 – 11:16 am | No Comment

by Ericka Henson
Does the flu shot trump the flu mist, or does the quick-and-easy flu mist reign over the flu shot?

CALLING ALL TROJANS: costumed tricycle race registration now open
November 5, 2014 – 9:23 pm | 4 Comments
CALLING ALL TROJANS: costumed tricycle race registration now open

“Everyone deserves a childhood.”

Donaghey Scholars carve countless pumpkins for art’s sake
November 5, 2014 – 9:22 pm | No Comment
Donaghey Scholars carve countless pumpkins for art’s sake

On Oct. 24 at 2:30 p.m., several Donaghey Scholars met in the Scholars’ Student Lounge and brought with them both their props and implements of destruction. The victim? A fleet of pumpkins ready to be …

French Pressed: Food Habits *SPOILER: Cultural Differences*
November 5, 2014 – 9:21 pm | No Comment
French Pressed: Food Habits *SPOILER: Cultural Differences*

France and the U.S. are different on many levels, and it is particularly true when it comes to food.

Personal Statements 101: writing the perfect statement of self
November 5, 2014 – 9:20 pm | No Comment
Personal Statements 101: writing the perfect statement of self

When it comes to a college career and beyond there is one thing we would all need: a personal statement.