Fandom is a very delicate thing, resistant to sudden change and variations. This goes double for sports fans. On April 26, 2015, many across America tuned their televisions to ESPN2 and found, no, not the Rockets-Mavericks game, which was being aired on TNT instead, but college students play…

Denise Evans walks away from the popular hangout spot and takes a smoke break off to the side of the 7Hills Homeless Center in Fayetteville. A brick bench sits along the corner of a slab of concrete next to the building. She sits and smokes her cigarette, in no hurry.

One cool night before the Mini Baja competition in Portland, Oregon, a small group of engineers from the University of Arkansas walked into a vegan mixology bar and found themselves comfortably out of place. Relieved after their two-day drive, they looked around, ordered some Miller High Lif…

The sound of Jeffrey Ernesto Hampton’s heartbeat overwhelmed him. He didn’t know why he had chosen this night, Halloween, of all nights to make his first attempt at going into a men’s public bathroom in his adult life. Perhaps it’s because he could play off his appearance as a costume to any…

The American Dream is an elusive term. For some, it’s the promotion, the 401(k), the biggest house at the end of the cul de sac.  For Lucero Lopez, an immigrant from Ciudad Juárez, Mexico, one of the most dangerous cities in the world, the American Dream is taking her four children to the pa…

While the Pacific Ocean engulfs their Marshall Island homeland, three brothers and their family adjust to life in Arkansas.

Fandom is a very delicate thing, resistant to sudden change and variations. This goes double for sports fans. On April 26, 2015, many across America tuned their televisions to ESPN2 and found, no, not the Rockets-Mavericks game, which was being aired on TNT instead, but college students play…

Denise Evans walks away from the popular hangout spot and takes a smoke break off to the side of the 7Hills Homeless Center in Fayetteville. A brick bench sits along the corner of a slab of concrete next to the building. She sits and smokes her cigarette, in no hurry.

One cool night before the Mini Baja competition in Portland, Oregon, a small group of engineers from the University of Arkansas walked into a vegan mixology bar and found themselves comfortably out of place. Relieved after their two-day drive, they looked around, ordered some Miller High Lif…

For the girls, it was called “Worth the Wait.” Their value was based on their virginity, and giving it up meant not ever getting that value back.

The sound of Jeffrey Ernesto Hampton’s heartbeat overwhelmed him. He didn’t know why he had chosen this night, Halloween, of all nights to make his first attempt at going into a men’s public bathroom in his adult life. Perhaps it’s because he could play off his appearance as a costume to any…

The American Dream is an elusive term. For some, it’s the promotion, the 401(k), the biggest house at the end of the cul de sac.  For Lucero Lopez, an immigrant from Ciudad Juárez, Mexico, one of the most dangerous cities in the world, the American Dream is taking her four children to the pa…

Heavy rain and lightning enveloped Lauren Morrow’s car as she sped home from her job at Chenal Health and Fitness in Little Rock on April 27, 2014. She knew the storm was bad, but it didn’t worry her too much.