Northwest Arkansas Homeless on the Rise

by Brittany Nims Lemke Newsroom Within the last two years, homelessness in Benton and Washington counties increased 36 percent, according to results from the 2011 Northwest Arkansas Homeless Census. Undetermined in that figure is the number of UA students who...

Political Diversity in the South

by Leigh Jackson Lemke Newsroom The South is not as politically homogenous as conventional wisdom would suggest, according to a report written by a UA researcher. Angie Maxwell, UA associate professor of political science, researches political proclivities in the...

UA Students Taking Out More Loans in 2011

By Chad Woodard Lemke Newsroom UA students borrowed nearly $75 million in the last school year; nationally, college students borrowed more than $100 billion, according to school records and finaid.org. In June 2010 national student loan debt surpassed $800 billion,...

Fire Safety In Ozark Hall

By Megan Huckaby Lemke Newsroom Confusion among some students over whether adequate exit plans were posted for Ozark Hall, which is undergoing renovation while classes continue in the historic building, has prompted the UA fire marshal to personally instruct students...

Alcohol Continuing Problem For UAPD

Emily Hilley-Sierzchula Lemke Newsroom As alcohol continues to be a perennial problem on college campuses nationwide, the UA administration has responded through law enforcement and by implementing educational programs, a UAPD public information officer said. “We...