UAPB Art professor to open exhibit at ASC

PINE BLUFF, Ark. – The Arts and Science Center for Southeast Arkansas will open an exhibition of UAPB Art Professor Danny Campbell’s sculpture entitled RE| Reclaimed Repurposed Redefined on October 10, 2013. Campbell’s found object sculpture is formed from automobile remnants, predominantly tire treads, collected roadside. Campbell breaks down the treads fastening down remnants while…

PB native, UAPB alumna graduates federal Leadership Development Program

From pbcommercial.com Kanika Calvin, a Pine Bluff native, recently graduated from the 2012-2013 United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) competitive Leadership Development Training Program (LDP). The USDA’s LDP program is a one-year program focused on enhancing the participant’s development of leadership skills focusing on the core competencies related to leading people, leading change, building coalitions,…

Alumna receives Wings of Excellence Award

CLEVELAND, OH – Dr. Ruth Jones, a 1994 University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff (UAPB) graduate received the Cleveland Federal Executive Board’s Wings of Excellence Award at the 27th Annual Awards Program for serving as an inspiration to others and bringing credit to the Federal service. Employed by NASA Safety Center’s Mishap Investigation Support Office,…

Alumnus receives distinguished service award

MISSISSIPPI – The Honorable Jimmy Hammock, International President of Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity, Incorporated was given the President’s Honorarii Alcornite Societatis during Alcorn State University’s commencement in recognition of an individual’s “distinguished service within their profession, discipline or other human endeavor”. “The Alcorn family is pleased to honor and recognize the distinguished service of these…