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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College Classics: Ferris Bueller’s Day Off
September 26, 2014 – 11:23 am | 2 Comments

By Shashank Avvaru and Zachary Martin

With a storyline that revolves around every college student’s dream – a day off, characters who are just confident and mindless enough to be funny, and underlying revelations that hit us from seemingly nowhere. How could we not have Ferris Bueller’s Day Off on our College Classics list? Read the full story »

Eat Beat: Fall Food Festivals
September 26, 2014 – 11:22 am | No Comment

By Alyssa Causey
Fall is a busy time of the year for Arkansas foodies. We eagerly anticipate the plethora of pumpkin spice flavored everything, the abundance of crisp autumn apples, candy corn, and Thanksgiving feasts. What …

Muslim Student Association seeks awareness for similarities in belief systems
September 26, 2014 – 11:21 am | No Comment
Muslim Student Association seeks awareness for similarities in belief systems

By Andra Onecic
Muslim Student Association invites Muslims and non-Muslims alike to engage in various activities to promote cultural and religious awareness. Islam has received many negative views especially from the media. MSA aims to tear …

Rocktown poetry slam rocks Little Rock
September 26, 2014 – 11:20 am | No Comment

The Arkansas Arts Center is at the epicenter of Little Rock’s cultural influences in the downtown area. Not only does the center provide central Arkansas with access to renowned works of art, every second Wednesday …

New vintage market gives shoppers a timeless alternative
September 26, 2014 – 11:20 am | No Comment

By Natalie Doris
Outdoor atmosphere, whimsical sculptures, live piano playing from old hymnals. All of these elements blend together to set the stage for the Vintage Market on South Main Street.

The rise of EDM
September 26, 2014 – 11:19 am | No Comment

By Grant Fox
Avicii, David Guetta, Martin Garrix, Deadmau5, Calvin Harris, Afrojack, Swedish House Mafia, Skrillex; many people are aware of these artists and their very upbeat yet difficult to define style of music. Welcome to …

Carolee Dillard wins Sun Belt DPOW for TCU Nike Invitational
September 25, 2014 – 2:31 am | No Comment

Lady Trojans volleyball player Carolee Dillard received Defensive Player of the Week Award in the Sun Belt Conference. This is Carolee’s first award of conference recognition.

Benedict gives insight to the UALR dance team
September 25, 2014 – 2:30 am | No Comment

During this past summer, the UALR dance team held tryouts. Jordan Benedict, a member of the team, talked about some of the requirements for trying out.

New Director of Baseball Operations for the Trojans
September 25, 2014 – 2:29 am | No Comment

Shawn Redd will serve as the Director of Baseball Operations for the UALR Trojans baseball team. He stated the responsibilities that come with the position.

Crass named new Assistant Basketball Coach
September 25, 2014 – 2:29 am | No Comment

Little Rock native Ted Crass will serve as the assistant coach for the men’s basketball team.

Denman brings new ideas as Interim Athletic Director
September 25, 2014 – 2:28 am | No Comment

Bob Denman will serve as the interim director of the UALR Department of Athletics. Denman feels overwhelmed with this prestigious position.
“Overwhelming in a sense that I’ve got my other job which is a big full …

Multitude of errors lead to easy victory for Lady Trojans
September 25, 2014 – 2:26 am | No Comment

The UALR Lady Trojans volleyball team continue their winning streak to gain a sweeping victory over the Louisiana Ragin’ Cajuns 25-19, 25-14, and 25-17. The dominating victory is attributed to the 14 total team blocks …

Purported fitness phenomenon may explain surge in ‘Biggest Loser’ boot campers
September 24, 2014 – 11:22 pm | No Comment
Purported fitness phenomenon may explain surge in ‘Biggest Loser’ boot campers

Everybody knows somebody who is getting fit. What is inspiring this phenomenon, and what has motivated so many people to improve their health?

Nontraditional student redefines scholarship applicant pool
September 24, 2014 – 11:19 pm | No Comment
Nontraditional student redefines scholarship applicant pool

Some students may believe that many scholarships available do not apply to them because they are not the right age. This was the belief of non-traditional UALR student, Wendy Kay McCloud.

English students transform service-learning project into new student organization
September 24, 2014 – 11:17 pm | No Comment
English students transform service-learning project into new student organization

Students can join dozens of registered organizations on campus depending on their interests. While some clubs are popular—University Program Council, Greek life, honor societies, etc.—others like UALR ONE are less-known but equally important.