Star Wars: The Last Jedi

The Star Wars Saga continues in its latest installment, the Last Jedi. It is the second of a planned new trilogy of films, and the eighth “episode” in the franchise’s main story line. It is also the series’ best entry yet. Written and directed by Looper director Rian Johnson, the Last Jedi follows 2015’s Star […]

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 […]

Christopher Williams: There and Back Again

Christopher Williams has visited 41 countries, and lived in at least five: The United States, France, the Netherlands, Italy, Germany–“and Texas.” A current assistant professor of political science and International Studies at UA Little Rock, Williams’ time teaching and researching in Europe has formed a large part of his career, and had a major impact […]

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 […]