A federal judge ruled April 24 against President Donald Trump’s administration's efforts to end the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program, which some UA students depend on for legal status, and demanded that DACA be fully reinstated.
Five Arkansas congressmen were involved in a train wreck in Virginia today but are uninjured.
Protesters with the Arkansas United Community Coalition gathered outside of Sen. Tom Cotton’s (R) district office in Springdale on Thursday morning to voice their support for the passage of a Dream Act that protects recipients of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program and their f…
An Associated Press report published Jan. 2 claims that the UofA does not have statistics or does not consistently collect data on student suicides.
The U.S. Department of Agriculture granted the UA System Division of Agriculture $300,000 last September to create programs that will educate rural Arkansans about the dangers of opioid abuse.
The UA communication master’s program became top in the nation by receiving the Outstanding Master’s Degree Program Award for 2017 from the National Communication Association.
The dean of the Sam M. Walton College of Business removed the former president of Panama, who who was arrested June 12, from Walton college’s volunteer advisory board Dec. 11.
A group of UA professors received just under $125,000 from the National Science Foundation to research how social, community and economic resources affect the recovery of Hurricane Harvey victims.
Texas Tech University was placed on lockdown at 8:23 p.m. after a TTU student shot a police officer at the TTU Police Department station.
In honor of the victims of Sunday’s mass shooting in Las Vegas, an organization arranged a candlelit vigil last night at St. Paul’s Episcopal Church in Fayetteville.
A week after Hurricane Harvey wreaked havoc on Houston, Hurricane Irma battered Florida over the weekend of Sept. 9-10, forcing one former UA student to endure the storm.
UA students from Houston evaded Hurricane Harvey, but some of their friends and families could not avoid the destruction it caused.
Brandishing a torch and Arkansas Engineering T-shirt, a former UA student appeared in a viral photo at the white nationalist rally in Charlottesville, Virginia Aug. 11. Miles away in Arkansas, a mistakenly identified assistant professor later received angry phone calls and texts in retaliation.
For the second year in a row, a woman affiliated with the UofA was awarded the title of Miss Arkansas and will compete in the 2018 Miss America pageant next month.
The UofA issued a response today clarifying that the man who appeared in a photo online wearing a UA Engineering shirt at a white supremacist rally in Virginia is not a UA assistant professor.
The UofA has not seen a disruption to the flow of research money from the Environmental Protection Agency, which has long supported programs monitoring water quality and the health of Arkansas watersheds in particular.
Protesting the newly permitted Diamond Pipeline, members of the Arkansas Water Guardians held a large sign reading “No AR Oil Pipeline” over the Garland Avenue bridge from about 5-7 p.m. Wednesday.
Nearly 150 people are planning to protest Saturday afternoon in Fayetteville to show solidarity with pipeline protesters in North Dakota, according to a Facebook event post.
Hillary Clinton publicly conceded the presidential election this morning, asking her supporters to give Donald Trump a chance to lead, while acknowledging the pain of the defeat.
Update: 7:57 p.m. – Fayetteville residents moved their protest from outside Dickson Street Pub to across the street from the Washington County Courthouse, at the intersection of Dickson Street and College Avenue, to gain more publicity.
The study abroad office has not received any reports of UA students who have been injured by the earthquake that shook central Italy this morning, a UA official said.
UA freshman Faith Freeman’s family was in the face of Hurricane Matthew, the storm that had already killed hundreds of Haitians just days before. The threat of Matthew brought back memories of past storms her family had endured, and she could not avoid thinking about the worst.
UA student and Miss Arkansas was crowned Miss America 2017 today.
The Graduate School and International Education will expand to include the UA Rome Center starting July 1, the director of the Office of Study Abroad and International Exchange said.
The Northwest Arkansas Center for Equality organized a vigil for the victims of the Orlando shooting Sunday night on Dickson Street.
This week in politics, the primaries will continue as the next round of votes are expected to happen April 19 for the Republican Party and Democratic Party in New York. On April 26 the Democratic Party and Republican Party will face another round of states including Delaware, Connecticut, Rh…
After the Islamic State bombed an airport and subway in Brussels, Schola Cantorum choir officials decided to reroute the group’s upcoming trip to Belgium to exclude Brussels, the Schola Cantorum director said.
The UA Schola Cantorum choir will tour Belgium for the first time in May, as part of a biennial program within the choir.
While some students stand with Gov. Asa Hutchinson’s attempt to block Syrian refugees from entering Arkansas, others expressed strong disagreement with his stance.
Although there were no UA students studying abroad in Paris, there were at least two students visiting the city during the series of attacks that killed 129 people Friday.
The student-led blackout was a healthy way to show support for peers at Mizzou and raise awareness of issues surrounding race and equality, the associate vice chancellor for University Relations said.
A UA anthropology professor was involved in identifying the fossilized bones of a new species discovered in Johannesburg two years ago.
A protest against the lack of indictment of Darren Wilson–the Ferguson, MO police officer who fatally shot Michael Brown–took place Nov. 25 in front of the Washington County courthouse.
Midterms are tomorrow, and not the highly-caffeinated, 24/7-preparation kind that students endure twice a year. These midterms have been exhaustively advertised with dog-eat-dog Cotton vs. Pryor and Hutchison vs. Ross commercials, and they will end after tomorrow’s election night.
The UofA was ranked as the seventh fastest growing public school with an increase of 53 percent from 2002 to 2012, according to The Chronicle of Higher Education.
Undercover Colors, a nail polish created by four college students from North Carolina State University, changes colors if it is dipped in a drink that has been spiked with certain date rape drugs.
When Tara Fincher swiped her card at the checkout counter of her local Hobby Lobby store March 31, she joined a group of self-proclaimed activists taking a stand in support of the mega-craft chain’s religious principles.
Prescription drug abuse has increased in America and among college students with nearly half of full-time college students abusing prescription drugs, according to a Columbia University study.
Quiznos, a nationwide sandwich shop, filed for bankruptcy in late February. Since then, thousands of their stores throughout the U.S. have closed their doors, but the location at the UofA is expected to remain open, the marketing director for Chartwells said.
The 50th anniversary of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 was commemorated Thursday at the Lyndon B. Johnson presidential library in Austin, Texas, and UA students and professors weighed in on how they think race relations have changed since the act was passed.
The Arkansas athletic program is now tied with Duke University for ninth place nationally for sports performance in the Learfield Sports Directors’ Cup, and it is the only Southeastern Conference program represented in the top 10 with a total of 377 points.
The UofA collected 837 pounds of electronic waste as a part of its annual Recyclemania competition, which ended March 29, according to the interim manager for the UofA Bookstore Computer Store.
A grassroots student organization called Resist Teach for America has some UA students questioning whether the program is appropriate for them.
The 48th Geological Society of America meeting of representatives from the U.S. south-central section will discuss fracking techniques when they convene at the UofA on March 17-18.
Unpaid internships face more restrictions after a 2013 court case regarding the controversy over the exploitation of unpaid interns, but some say that unpaid internships can still benefit students.
The UA Air Force ROTC ranked ninth in the nation academically with a 3.32 GPA, jumping 25 spots from last year when the cadets ranked 34th in the nation.
A new program located at the UofA and funded by a National Science Foundation grant accepted seven research project applications and will offer staff time and resources to support archaeological research carried out by U.S. scholars and students working worldwide.
Millennials have developed similar financial values as those living after World War II, according to a report by UBS, a Swiss financial corporation.
The White House college scorecards rank the UofA well in affordability and graduation rates, but the available data is outdated and may mislead potential applicants.