Jennifer Dodson places flower petals in a memorial fountain to honor UA Little Rock, students, faculty, and staff members who have passed away during the 2017-18 academic year. Photo by Ben Krain.

UA Little Rock recognizes students, faculty, and staff who have passed away

The University of Arkansas at Little Rock hosted a memorial ceremony on May 1 to honor the faculty, staff, and students who passed away during the 2017-18 school year.  Continue reading “UA Little Rock recognizes students, faculty, and staff who have passed away”

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UA Little Rock to hold memorial service to honor students, employees who have passed away

The University of Arkansas at Little Rock will hold a memorial service to honor all students, faculty, and staff members who have passed away in the past year.  Continue reading “UA Little Rock to hold memorial service to honor students, employees who have passed away”

UA Little Rock students move to campus during the 2015 Move-in day.

UA Little Rock welcomes students with Trojan Daze Week

The University of Arkansas at Little Rock is welcoming fall 2017 students with an exciting lineup of free activities.  Continue reading “UA Little Rock welcomes students with Trojan Daze Week”

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SGA President Connor Donovan named Whitbeck Award Winner

In 2012, Connor Donovan started working at the William J. Clinton Presidential Library and Museum to help make ends meet.  Continue reading “SGA President Connor Donovan named Whitbeck Award Winner”

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UALR Day on KATV

You can learn just about everything you need to know about enrolling in college at UALR if you tune in to KATV Channel 7 on Tuesday, Jan. 17.  Continue reading “UALR Day on KATV”

University of Arkansas at little Rock students celebrate Homecoming 2015 during the Trojan Alley Tailgate Nov. 14, 2015 at the Jack Stephens Center parking lot.

UALR to celebrate Homecoming Nov. 10-12

The University of Arkansas at Little Rock will soon be kicking off its highly anticipated Homecoming festivities from Thursday, Nov. 10, to Saturday, Nov. 12. Continue reading “UALR to celebrate Homecoming Nov. 10-12”

Dr. Julien Mirivel delivers the keynote address at the Aug. 16 Freshman Convocation at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock.

New students welcomed at Freshman Convocation

In the 2001 movie “Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring,” the character Samwise Gamgee realized that when he was about to take one more step from the Shire, he would be the farthest from home he had ever been. Continue reading “New students welcomed at Freshman Convocation”

UALR holds bone marrow donor registration drive

The University of Arkansas at Little Rock is holding a bone marrow donor registration drive from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Wednesday, March 30, in the Donaghey Student Center Fitness Center basketball courts.

Continue reading “UALR holds bone marrow donor registration drive”

Trojan Tip-Off starts first week of classes

The new academic year will kick off with a new and exciting event, the Trojan Tip-Off and Pep Rally.

The festivities will begin at 4 p.m. on Aug. 17 in the Donaghey Student Center Fitness Center, part of Trojan Daze, a weeklong schedule to orient students to campus and build relationships.

Hosted by the Office of Campus Life, the UALR Athletic Department, and the Student Government Association, this event will have music, free food and T-shirts, and plenty of opportunities to meet fellow students, faculty, and staff.

Starting at 4 p.m., attendees may eat and socialize at the Student Organization Fair. A pep rally will be held during the event, and everyone is encouraged to wear their Trojan gear to help celebrate the upcoming academic year. The night will end with a “Sync or Sink” competition.

Sync or Sink is a lip sync battle with three-to-eight person teams performing one-minute routines. Winners will be decided by a panel of judges.

For more information, contact Jacob Laan at jmlaan@ualr.edu or Adrian Hubbard at ajhubbard@ualr.edu.

Trojan Tip-Off Schedule

4 to 4:30 p.m. Food, Student Organization Fair, Social Time

4:30 to 5 p.m. Pep Rally, sponsored by the UALR Athletic Department

5 to 6 p.m. Food, Student Organization Fair, Social Time (Student Organization Fair officially ends at 6 p.m.)

6 to 8 p.m. Sync or Sink Competition, sponsored by the Student Government Association