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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Food, Music, Campus Safety…Oh My!
September 12, 2014 – 12:04 pm | No Comment

by Alexander Mills

The UALR Alumni Association held their annual Burgers at Bailey event on Wednesday, September 10. Giving out hamburgers and hotdogs to faculty, staff, and students as a part as their annual picnic to kick off the new year.

The UALR Pep Band kept the crowd entertained throughout the event.

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Women’s Golf team is on Par in the Classroom and on the Course
September 12, 2014 – 11:16 am | No Comment

The 2014-2015 UALR Women’s Golf team is a group that any Trojan will find easy to get behind. The team is made up of two seniors, one junior, one sophomore, and four freshmen.

Trojans win battle against Colonels 3-1
September 12, 2014 – 11:15 am | No Comment

After having successful wins against Chicago State and Southern at Coleman Sports and Recreation Complex, the Trojans stay undefeated after beating Nicholls State on Aug. 29 3-1.
“I think they played very well,” head coach Adrian …

College Cookin’ – Eat Beat
September 11, 2014 – 3:19 pm | No Comment

Students living in on-campus housing need to eat – this much is obvious. But they don’t always feel like venturing across campus to the Diamond Café for food – sometimes dinner in your pajamas is …

Major of the month: International Business
September 11, 2014 – 1:45 pm | No Comment

The International Business major is offered by the UALR College of Business and prepares students to understand the interconnections between the world’s markets and cultures.

University Writing Center: “The Little Sanctuary”
September 11, 2014 – 1:43 pm | No Comment

Leave all of the negative thoughts at the door. The University Writing Center is not a dreadful place where instructors send you to have your writing mercilessly critiqued.

Piranesi and the Perspectives of Rome: a worthwhile exhibition
September 11, 2014 – 1:42 pm | No Comment
Piranesi and the Perspectives of Rome: a worthwhile exhibition

Photo by Andra Onecic. Artwork shown: Frontispiece (Part One of Architecture and Perspectives [331] from Prima Parte di Architetture e Prospettive) Italian, 18th century, etching.

Piranesi and the Perspectives of Rome is an exhibition UALR is fortunate to have …

First-year displacement: a freshman’s story
September 11, 2014 – 1:40 pm | No Comment

Incoming college freshmen face an array of changes. Their entire world changes in a matter of days. 

Non-traditional students By Naty Doris
September 11, 2014 – 1:38 pm | No Comment

American actress Michelle Pfeiffer said, “The more you can meet people from different walks of life, the better it is for you. I think the more you can create situations and experiences that give you …

Greek life offers connections, core values and community involvement
September 10, 2014 – 5:13 pm | No Comment

Getting drunk and getting crazy. Greek letters and huge houses. This is what it means to be Greek.
Or does it?

Police Beat
September 10, 2014 – 4:50 pm | No Comment

Traffic Stop by Lot 13, Subject Arrested
At 1:51 a.m. on Saturday, August 30, a white Dodge Stratus was traveling south on East Campus Dr. approaching 28 St., when it bypassed a stop sign. The …

UALR splashes into social media with ‘The Fountain’
September 10, 2014 – 4:49 pm | No Comment
UALR splashes into social media with ‘The Fountain’

By Naty Dorris
This past summer the University of Arkansas at Little Rock introduced a new social media site called ‘The Fountain’.  The Fountain was designed to reach out to students by creating a platform to …

Freshman Enrollment Up, University Enrollment Down
September 10, 2014 – 4:47 pm | No Comment
Freshman Enrollment Up, University Enrollment Down

Overall, there is a 5.6 percent drop in enrollment for fall 2014, but the percentage for first-year college students has climbed up 8.8 percent, according to the Office of Institutional Research. The numbers come after …

Students Unexpectedly Dropped from their Classes
September 10, 2014 – 4:45 pm | No Comment

On Friday August 22, 2014; 67 students were unexpectedly dropped from their UALR classes, after previously receiving e-mails that confirmed that they had met all required payments for the fall semester. Robert H. Adams the …

Not in Little Rock: A Community Forum
September 10, 2014 – 4:40 pm | No Comment
Not in Little Rock: A Community Forum

Monday, September 8, 2014 “Not in Little Rock: A Community Forum” event was held at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock. This community event was led by Little Rock leaders and hosted by city, …