‘Operation Finale’ Softens the Edges of History, Creating an Engrossing and Moving Film

‘Operation Finale’ tells the gripping story of Nazi Adolf Eichmann’s long-awaited capture in Buenos Aries in 1960. Although this true tale is fictionalized and dramatized in order to make the emotions of both Eichmann and his capturers the focal point, director Chris Weitz does a good job of telling this important story. The core of […]

‘Searching’ Reveals the Jarring Reality Behind Relationships and Technology

‘Searching’ is an innovative thriller that allows the digital technology we use in our everyday lives to reveal its dark plot. The film first introduces us to the Kim family, via David Kim’s desktop. What we discover is a happy California family, but within the first 15 minutes, we become witnesses to emails and Google […]

Smithsonian bringing exhibit for Native American servicemen to UA Little Rock

The Sequoyah National Research Center is hosting “Patriot Nations: Native Americans in Our Nation’s Armed Forces,” an exhibit created by the Smithsonian National Museum of the American Indian. The exhibit, which opens Sep. 5 and ends Nov. 30, details the history of American Indians and Alaskan Natives who have served in the military from the […]

SGA President steps down

The President of the SGA, Mat Wheeler, has officially resigned his position. Wheeler’s decision was confirmed Wednesday afternoon by Student Experience Director and SGA Advisor Jenny Dodson, who received his Letter of Resignation on Sunday. In his resignation letter, Wheeler cited scheduling conflicts as a primary reason for stepping down. “The time commitment the job requires […]

Kappa Sigma awards Take the Lead Scholarship

Kappa Sigma’s Theta Eta chapter presented the “Take The Lead Scholarship” to three individuals this Tuesday at the Kappa Sigma lodge. The purpose of Take the Lead is to “recognize the importance of the next generation of leaders on campus and in the community,” said Scholarship Chair Chris Stephens. “The three candidates selected were all […]

Trojans win big at home

Little Rock (LR) soccer (2-1-1) defeated the Arkansas-Pine Bluff Golden Lions (0-1-0) 7-0 Sunday night at the Coleman Sports and Recreation Complex.  The Trojans got off to a fast start with junior Maeve Burger scoring within the first two minutes of the game. The offensive effort was plentiful for the Trojans with Burger scoring a […]

Little Rock Athletics kicks off year with block party

Thursday night, Little Rock (LR) Athletics hosted their annual “Little Rock Trojans Day” block party in Downtown Little Rock. The party, outside of Dugan’s Pub, saw the first performances of the LR Pep Band, as well as the dance team. Hundreds of athletes, students, and fans attended, with drinks, snacks, games, and music spread out […]

Trojan Daze welcomes students back to school

  Festivities, activities, and workshops abound as UA Little Rock welcomes over 11,000 new and returning students to campus. “Trojan Daze,” as the University calls its welcome week, started Aug. 16, with Move-in Day, and ends Aug. 25 with a Student Leadership Retreat. Some of the highlights have included Freshman Convocation, a block party, an […]