Clinton speaks with the President of Liberia.

Former President Bill Clinton came back to Little Rock, Ark. last week, to lead a conversation with the President of Liberia, Mrs. Ellen Johnson Sirleaf. The conversation was part of the Kumpuris Distinguished Lecture Series, hosted by the Clinton School of Public Service at the Statehouse Convention Center. To open the conversation, Sirleaf  recounted the […]

This Week in SGA: Dec. 4

In its last meeting of the Fall 2017 semester, the Student Government Association passed a resolution officiating the Student Issues Survey proposed by President Brian Gregory at last week’s meeting. The survey, a response to Nov. 14’s “Your Voice Heard!” town hall meeting, will focus on “dining, parking, residence hall experiences, classroom experiences, student services, […]

This Week in SGA: Nov. 27

This week, the SGA discussed plans for a Student Issues Survey, as a follow up to Nov. 14’s “Your Voice Heard!” town hall meeting. Sen. Claire Herman remarked that while the town hall meeting had a “less-than-stellar” turnout, those who did come actively participated and provided useful feedback. “Overall it was a great event in […]

The Clintons Come Home to Celebrate 25th Anniversary

Former President Bill Clinton and, former Secretary of State, Hillary Rodham Clinton came home to Little Rock, Ark. yesterday, to celebrate the 25th anniversary of the successful Clinton/Gore 1992 presidential campaign. The public visit began Saturday morning at the Butler Center Gallery in downtown Little Rock, where at least 1,000 people stood in line for […]

This Week in SGA: Nov. 13

This week, the senate denied an appeal from Elvis Mull, a former senator from the College of Social Sciences and Communication, who was recently dismissed for excessive absences. Mull was dismissed after missing four SGA meetings this semester. Mull stated the reason for the absences was conflicting meetings as ambassador for the College of Social Sciences […]

Campus Police Beat: Week of October 30

Recently UA Little Rock police officers investigated three campus thefts. Thefts The theft of a UA Little Rock student’s backpack was investigated Thursday. Officer Tonya Carter reports that the complainant said they had attended a soccer game Wednesday night at the Coleman Sports and Recreation Complex. While there, the student sat his backpack down by […]

This Week in SGA: Nov. 6

This week, the SGA made clear its plans for the upcoming event “A Voteless People is a Hopeless People”, and yet again discussed a potential date and time for the “Your Voice Heard!” town hall meeting. “A Voteless People is a Hopeless People,” an event meant to educate students on the importance of local elections, […]

Campus Police Beat: Oct. 23-29

Last week, UA Little Rock police reported two false alarms, an active fire, and a traffic offense. False Alarms A UA Little Rock officer was dispatched to investigate a fire alarm at a North Hall room on Tuesday at 10:27 a.m. According to a report by Officer Christina Cordell, the resident said that they were […]

This Week in SGA: Oct. 30

This week, John M. Rathje, Associate Vice Chancellor and Chief Information Officer for UA Little Rock, spoke to the Student Government Association about plans for an 18-month network refresh. The goals outlined in the refresh are  the result of a survey on student satisfaction with on-campus technology. Some of the areas Rathje highlighted for improvement […]