This Week in SGA: Feb. 5

The Student Government Association swore in two new senators-at-large this week: freshman Joshua Johnson, and junior Makayla Ealy. In addition, President Brian Gregory announced that a survey of student opinion on eStem will arrive soon. Joshua Johnson, a business major, ran for a senator-at-large position the previous semester, but did not win. However, he has […]

Campus Police Beat: Week of January 28

Last week, UA Little Rock Police Department had two reports involving vehicles, 2 reports involving lost or stolen property, and a report of a disturbance between a student and professor. Disturbance On Feb. 1, at about 11:00 a.m., Officer Mayor received a phone call about a disturbance in the ETAS building between a student and […]

LR women stay undefeated in Sun Belt

On Feb. 3, Little Rock (LR) men’s and women’s basketball hosted Georgia State at the Jack Stephens Center. The women’s team managed to pull out their 11th straight victory and remain undefeated in conference play. The game was a defensive battle throughout. The Panthers 2-3 zone defense bottled LR’s offense in the first quarter. Georgia […]

OPINION: The Problem With World Hijab Day

World Hijab Day, celebrated on Feb.1  in over 100 countries worldwide, is an observance calling attention to discrimination against Muslim women, especially hijabis–women who wear the hijab, a traditional Islamic head covering. Though World Hijab Day originated as the brainchild of New Yorker Nazma Khan, it has since been absorbed as the mission of the […]

This Week in SGA: Jan. 29

President Brian Gregory said that he, along with other members of the SGA, will begin conducting regular meetings with Chancellor Andrew Rogerson to discuss student opinions on eStem. Gregory said also that the Chancellor will appear at an SGA meeting at some point within the next month. Also, Pres. Gregory brought up an email he […]

Campus Police Beat: Week of January 22

Last week, UA Little Rock Police Department reported two false alarm fires, two reports of damaged property, and followed up on a series of harassment phone calls. Harassment Phone Calls On Jan. 22, Officer Rodney Barnes followed up on a case about a series of harassing phone calls to the TRIO Pre-College Outreach Center. According to […]

Trojan Tracker: Win streaks, woes, and a new coach

While other students were away on Holiday break, Little Rock (LR) athletes were hard at work, practicing and playing games. Even sports in the offseason, like soccer, made headlines in this month’s edition of the Trojan Tracker. Women’s Basketball LR women’s basketball went 6-2 over the winter break, with wins over the likes of Georgia […]

Little Rock women remain unbeaten in Sun Belt while men fall short

Little Rock (LR) women’s basketball remains undefeated in Sun Belt Conference play. The Trojans survived a close victory at Coastal Carolina on Saturday afternoon. Ronjanae DeGray’s baseline jumper with one second remaining on the clock secured the 51-49 win for the Trojans. The win takes the LR to 12-9 and an exceptional 9-0 in the […]