(l-r) Thomas Dortch, Jr., founder and Chairman of the Board of the National Black College Alumni Hall of Fame Foundation is photographed with UAPB/AM&N National Alumni Association President Calvin Booker, Sr. and Dr. Belle S. Wheelan, President of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools commission on Colleges.

Calvin Booker named National Alumni President of the Year

ATLANTA, GA. – Calvin E. Booker, Sr., a 1979 graduate of the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff (UAPB), was recently named National Alumni President of the Year by the National Black College Alumni Association, Incorporated. A Hamburg, Arkansas native, he currently serves as Corporate Vice President of Public Affairs for the Southern Group of Waste…

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Coca-Cola Recycling Education Vehicle to visit UAPB October 9

PINE BLUFF, Ark. – A Coca-Cola Recycling Education Vehicle (REV) will be on the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff’s campus Thursday, October 9 from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Coca-Cola REVs travel the nation bringing consumers valuable information on recycling in a fun and interactive environment. The free, public service is the product of…

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UAPB-ERDC to host regional planning commission

PINE BLUFF, Ark. – The Economic Research and Development Center (ERDC) will be hosting the Southeast Arkansas Regional Planning Commission (SARPC) on the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff campus for a Public Open House and Regional Plans Review Thursday, October 9 from 3:00 p.m. until 5:00 p.m.  The event will be held in the lobby of the…

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Applications for Minority Teacher Scholarship available

PINE BLUFF – Applications for the Arkansas Geographical Critical Needs Minority Teacher Scholarship Program are now available for the spring 2015 semester for all two-year and four-year colleges/universities in the state of Arkansas. The University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff (UAPB) administers the scholarship program that was reauthorized by the 84th General Assembly (Act 1746)…