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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‘Hidden Figures’: A piece of History that you will not find in the textbooks By: Brittany Dean
February 2, 2017 – 5:34 pm | No Comment

It is possible that the year 2017 will be a great year for movies. If you are looking for a movie that has some important history or a movie that will get you motivated, then …

The Struggle is Real: A life with a disability by: Alicia Harp
February 2, 2017 – 5:32 pm | No Comment

I have a great life, a great family who loves me and friends who support me.
However, my life is a bit different than most. I live a life with a disability: cerebral palsy.
No, my life …

What’s Happening in Little Rock
February 1, 2017 – 6:56 pm | No Comment

A Tribute to Stevie Wonder
Feb. 12
Looking for a fun Pre-Valentine’s Day date to attend, or just want to enjoy a night of R&B and soul music from one of the greats? Then visit …

Job opportunities on campus
February 1, 2017 – 6:55 pm | No Comment

Computer Support Specialist
IT Services is looking for a student to work as a computer support specialist. This job comes with several duties and responsibilities, including attendance to team meetings, assistance to users with technical …

Eat Beat: Dizzy’s Gypsy Bistro
January 21, 2017 – 2:32 pm | Comments Off

I had been meaning to check out this restaurant for some time, and my only regret was that I didn’t visit sooner! Dizzy’s Gypsy Bistro is located in the River Market area of downtown Little …

What’s Happening in Little Rock
January 21, 2017 – 2:06 pm | Comments Off

Little Rock Soup Sunday 2017
Jan. 29
The Arkansas Advocates for Children and Families gears up for another Little Rock Soup Sunday.
The Arkansas Advocates for Children and Families is a non-profit organization “which encourages public policy in Arkansas that will benefit children and …

The Struggle is Real
January 21, 2017 – 10:32 am | Comments Off

It happens every year. I wear myself thin in the Fall semester, then I use the three and a half week break to try and catch up on all the sleeping we missed.
But in January, …

From script to screen: August Wilson’s ‘Fences’ gives a remarkable performance
January 20, 2017 – 10:56 pm | Comments Off

The film “Fences” brought more emotions than anyone could ever imagine. “Fences” is film about a father trying to come to terms with the outcome of his life. Set in Pittsburg in the 1950’s, the …

Trojan Trending Topics: Do you put up holiday decorations before or after Thanksgiving?
November 20, 2016 – 8:47 pm | Comments Off

Henry Owens
Major: Undeclared
“For my family, it’s really a toss-up. Sometimes we forget that Christmas is even a thing, and sometimes, we’re putting up the tree while we’re getting trick-or-treaters. It really depends.”
Mikaela Dorrell
Major: Elementary Education
“My …

The Struggle is Real: From L.A. to L.R.
November 20, 2016 – 8:45 pm | Comments Off

The idea of an out-of-state college student isn’t a foreign one. Many students travel far away from home to further their education. Still, when people here find out where I’m from, they are surprised. I …

Job Opportunities Nov. 16
November 20, 2016 – 8:45 pm | Comments Off

Conference Services Assistant
Conference Services is looking for an assistant to help with events. The duties of this job include: setting up rooms, cleaning them, setting up media for the events and other assignments. You must …

Did You Know? Football may be more dangerous than previously thought
November 20, 2016 – 8:44 pm | Comments Off

Football season is upon us, and, if you keep up with campus news, you know that UALR students are currently petitioning to start our own football team. The idea of Little Rock having a team …

Science Says: Red Brain versus Blue Brain
November 10, 2016 – 8:27 pm | Comments Off

Well, it’s official folks, Donald Trump will be the president of the United States starting Jan. 20, 2017. The news has left one part of the country celebrating Trump’s victory, and the other part angrily …

Trojans’ Trending Topics: “What are your plans for Thanksgiving break?” By: Mikayla Harris
November 10, 2016 – 7:54 pm | Comments Off

Larry Dicus
Information Science Major
“When I go back home for Thanksgiving, I plan to just eat and sleep.”
Kyrsten Younge
Middle School Education Major
“I’m planing on going to see my family in Jonesboro. We’re going to play some …