LR volleyball wins home opener

On Friday, Little Rock (LR) volleyball (9-5) won their first home volleyball game of the year against the South Alabama Lady Jaguars (6-8) 3-1 (25-20, 18-25, 25-21, 25-23). LR tallied 19 blocks, 13 of which were contributed by senior Veronica Marin. Marin’s 13 blocks is tied for the fourth most in program history. Marin and […]

Office of Study Abroad hosts information fair

The Office of Study Abroad hosted a fair this Wednesday to inform students of the many programs and options available to them. Representatives from six different program providers brought information and pamphlets, and the Office provided ice cream at noon and prizes throughout the day. Leslie Parker, an assistant in the office of study abroad, […]

New SGA senators sworn in

At its first regular meeting of the semester, the SGA filled several of the 18 vacant seats in the senate, including those for the Graduate School. For each college: Education and Health Professions: Hope Huggins, junior. Graduate School: Venet Habamungu, Zahid Jawed, Diamond McGehee and Plichis Wang. Social Sciences and Communication: freshman Landon DeKay and […]

SGA elects interim president

Senior Larry Dicus became interim president of the Student Government Association this Wednesday, alongside junior Jonathan Nwosu as interim president pro-tempore. Senators and justices elected Dicus and Nwosu at a special meeting, where former SGA president Connor Donovan assisted them in filling the power vacuum created by Mat Wheeler and Caddo Lowery’s resignation. “The main […]

‘The Nun’ falls back on the same mistakes as the first Annabelle

Hopefully it will continue following Annabelle’s footsteps if a sequel is made. “The Nun,” directed by Corin Hardy, is yet another installment in the Conjuring franchise and follows Sister Irene (Taissa Farmiga, sister of Conjuring star Vera Farmiga) and Father Burke (Demián Bichir) as they’re sent to a Convent in 1952 Romania by the Vatican to […]

Little Rock volleyball win two of three at UCA Invitational

by: Hannah Krehbiel After a five-set loss to Central Arkansas (UCA) Thursday night, Little Rock (LR) volleyball rallied to win their last two matches of the UCA Invitational this weekend. LR defeated Arkansas-Pine Bluff (UAPB) 3-0 Friday night, and South Dakota 3-1 Saturday morning. Taylor Lindberg and Veronica Marin led the team in kills with […]

‘Operation Finale’ Softens the Edges of History, Creating an Engrossing and Moving Film

‘Operation Finale’ tells the gripping story of Nazi Adolf Eichmann’s long-awaited capture in Buenos Aries in 1960. Although this true tale is fictionalized and dramatized in order to make the emotions of both Eichmann and his capturers the focal point, director Chris Weitz does a good job of telling this important story. The core of […]

‘Searching’ Reveals the Jarring Reality Behind Relationships and Technology

‘Searching’ is an innovative thriller that allows the digital technology we use in our everyday lives to reveal its dark plot. The film first introduces us to the Kim family, via David Kim’s desktop. What we discover is a happy California family, but within the first 15 minutes, we become witnesses to emails and Google […]

Smithsonian bringing exhibit for Native American servicemen to UA Little Rock

The Sequoyah National Research Center is hosting “Patriot Nations: Native Americans in Our Nation’s Armed Forces,” an exhibit created by the Smithsonian National Museum of the American Indian. The exhibit, which opens Sep. 5 and ends Nov. 30, details the history of American Indians and Alaskan Natives who have served in the military from the […]