Artist shares cultural message behind the Día de los Muertos altar

A new exhibit celebrating the Mexican holiday Día de los Muertos (Day of the Day) has opened in the Ann Maners and Alex Pappas Gallery in the Fine Arts Building showcasing Mexican culture and international migration. Día de los Muertos is an annual holiday practiced by the indigenous communities of Mexico starting on October 31st through November […]

Fall Out Boy’s M A N I A Tour comes to Central Arkansas

The hit rock band Fall Out Boy came to Verizon Arena in North Little Rock Tuesday night with opening acts Machine Gun Kelly and State Champs. The night started with 5-member pop band State Champs, consisting of lead singer Derek DiScanio, base guitar player Ryan Scott Graham, drummer Evan Ambrosio, and guitarists Tyler Szalkowski and […]

UA Little Rock’s Jazz Ensemble Traveled Back in Time with Heartwarming Tribute

The UA Little Rock Jazz Ensemble paid tribute to the legacy of Stan Kenton Monday night in the Stella Boyle Smith Concert Hall. The director, Dr. Michael Underwood, said Kenton was really interested in getting more jazz programs in universities, so the idea to pay tribute to him just felt right. The Ensemble played a […]

CSSC Award Ceremony Recap

UA Little Rock had its second annual College of Social Sciences and Communication Research and Creative Works Showcase Feb. 26-27. The showcase took place in the Donaghey Student Center in Ledbetter Hall, and served to feature research and creative works of students, faculty, and staff across every field of study in UA Little Rock. Presenters showcased their […]