February 4, 2015 – 6:07 pm | Comments Off

There has been an interesting development on campus, as the higher-ups at The University of Arkansas at Little Rock are in the process of hiring a Founding Dean for the new UALR Honors College. The …

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UALR hosts Sexual Assault Awareness Event
April 16, 2015 – 11:55 am | Comments Off

The University of Arkansas at Little Rock’s Green Dot program, Counseling Services and the Arkansas Coalition Against Sexual Assault (ACASA) will be partnering to host an event to raise support for Sexual Assault Awareness.

Police Beat
April 16, 2015 – 11:41 am | Comments Off

Altercation outside the Residence Halls

On the afternoon of March 13, DPS received a call about an altercation in North Hall.  Upon arriving the witness stated that the altercation had moved to a vehicle sitting in the …

Faculty with firearms
March 31, 2015 – 3:57 pm | Comments Off

Faculty carrying firearms, it is not such a far-fetched idea anymore.
The Arkansas Legislature is in the process of considering a bill that would allow bill proposed would allow faculty of public colleges and universities the ability …

UALR student and professor take trip to Qatar
March 31, 2015 – 3:57 pm | Comments Off

Last semester, a University of Arkansas at Little Rock student and professor traveled to the Middle East to gain some insight on the country.  Senior Beth Kanopsic and Political Science Professor Rebecca Glazier went to …

Sustainability Column: Recycling
March 20, 2015 – 1:23 pm | Comments Off

Most of us have heard the expression “Reduce, Reuse, Recycle” at least once in our lives.  We all know that this refers to taking steps to help the environment, but why is it important?  The …

UALR celebrates Earth Day
March 20, 2015 – 1:22 pm | Comments Off

The University of Arkansas at Little Rock will be hosting and participating in numerous events to celebrate Earth Day.  Starting March 21, UALR’s Sustainability Committee will be participating in Heifer International’s annual Beyond Hunger event.  …

Police Beat
March 20, 2015 – 1:21 pm | Comments Off

Commons Building Contraband
Officers located a green leafy substance, suspected to be marijuana but not confirmed, in the commons building on Tuesday, March 10, around 10 a.m.  Campus police took the contraband into their possession …

Student Services Success Initiative to host Etiquette Express event
March 9, 2015 – 2:40 pm | Comments Off

On Wednesday, March 11 from 6 p.m. to 9 pm., the Student Service Success Initiative (SSSI), also known as the African American Male Initiative (AAMI) will be hosting Etiquette Express in the Donaghey Student Center …

Police Beat
March 9, 2015 – 2:40 pm | Comments Off

Fight at East Hall; One Student Arrested and Charged
A physical altercation took place at the east hall dormitory which resulted in the arrest of a student and she was charged with third-degree battery.
Officers were conducting …

Inclement Weather Policy And Campus Alert System Break Down
March 9, 2015 – 2:39 pm | Comments Off

Over the last several weeks, students, faculty and administration received numerous alerts from the university alert system notifying the shutdown of University of Arkansas at Little Rock’s campus, causing syllabus changes for most classrooms.

New eVersity poses problems for UALR
March 9, 2015 – 2:39 pm | Comments Off

For nearly a year now the University of Arkansas system has been gearing up to add a new “campus” to it’s system. It is a non-traditional campus meant to garner non-traditional students. The University of …

A queen has been crowned
March 9, 2015 – 2:38 pm | Comments Off

On February 25, during half time of the men’s basketball game, Aqa-via “Quay” Allen-Smith was crowned University of Arkansas at Little Rock’s 2015 Homecoming Queen.  Allen-Smith is a Senior Business Marketing major.  She is holds …

SGA proposes a ratification to the constitution
March 9, 2015 – 2:38 pm | Comments Off

On Thursday, March 6 students at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock will have the chance to vote on passing a ratified version of the Student Government Association Constitution.  This has not been done …

UALR professor and 2 others dead in arson, murder-suicide
February 22, 2015 – 11:51 am | Comments Off

Three people were killed, including a University of Arkansas at Little Rock professor, in an alleged arson, murder-suicide in Maumelle on Friday night, according to a Maumelle Police Department spokesperson.
Firefighters responded to a call for …