Little Rock’s March for Our Lives

Hundreds of people gathered at the corner of South Pulaski Street and West Capitol Avenue in Little Rock on Saturday to join the March for Our Lives. Little Rock was one of over 800 cities that took part in the international movement this weekend that included an estimated one million participants. The march in Little Rock […]

Vietnam Veterans honored at the Jack

Veterans who served during the Vietnam War will be honored during a ceremony at the Jack Stephens Center Thursday morning. The event recognizes the 50th anniversary of the Vietnam War and is part of a nationwide commemoration authorized under the 2008 National Defense Authorization Act to honor veterans who served during the war. The ceremony is […]

This week in SGA: March 26

Ian Hadden, director of Energy Management Services on campus, discussed the details of an ongoing lighting project with the SGA during this week’s meeting. The multi-phase plan is designed to increase campus safety by replacing high-pressure sodium lamps outside with lights better suited for nighttime vision. His department is open to student suggestions about where […]

Campus Police Beat: Week of February 25

The UA Little Rock Police Department had reports of a fire, online harassment and a DWI arrest this week. DWI Officer Gavin Hurst and Officer Gary McGee received a call about a green truck blocking the Lot 9 entrance on Feb. 26 at 8:05 p.m. The caller stated that the driver was driving recklessly and was […]

This week in SGA: March 12

Rather than facing a vote for removal on the senate floor, Deangela Horton resigned from her position, leaving a vacancy in the College of Education and Health Professions. Due to circumstances which the student government would not comment on, there is also a new vacancy in the College of Engineering and Information Technology. Other news: […]

EStem walks out in memory of Parkland shooting victims

Students of eStem High School joined students across the country in an organized walkout Wednesday morning, honoring the victims of the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High shooting in Parkland, Fla. and protesting for stricter gun laws in the U.S. At 10 a.m., eStem students and teachers walked across UA Little Rock’s campus, returning to classrooms by 10:17–a minute […]

The aftermath of the Douglas High shooting

Though the U.S. has experienced a number of mass shootings in the past few years, none have had as strong an impact on legislation, activism, or public discourse as the one that occurred last month at Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Fla. In response to the Stoneman Douglas shooting, President Trump has promised to […]

This week in SGA: March 3

Several members of the student government have either resigned or shifted positions, leaving two senate vacancies from the College of Business and a possible third from the College of Education and Health Professions. Former Secretary Chris Foy and Chief of Staff Mike Vick are no longer with the SGA; President Brian Gregory would not say […]

The Clinton Library Ends Black History Month with “A Conversation with African American Members of The Clinton Administration.”

The Clinton Library hosted “A Conversation with African American Leaders in the Clinton Administration,” on Feb. 27 as a part of its celebration of Black History Month. The Clinton Administration was well known for being the first in the history of the White House to represent the diversity of America. The panel consisted of four of […]

This Week in SGA: Feb. 19

SGA leadership encouraged members to take a bigger role in the campus community, prompted by Sen. Prince Beasley’s call to action. The weekly meeting had a slow start, with no official items on the agenda. When Vice President Faith Thomas asked the senate if there were any announcements for this week, Beasley, the senator from the […]