120214_1502_UAPBreceive1.jpg

UAPB receives APLU awards for innovation, alumni engagement

PINE BLUFF, Ark. – The University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff has been awarded the Innovation Award and the Alumni Engagement Award. The awards were presented by the Council of 1890 Universities of the Association of Public Land-Grant Universities in Orlando, Florida. The Council presents 1890 teaching, research and innovation awards to honor achievements at…

120114_2205_UAPBVesperc1.jpg

UAPB Vesper choir to present Handel’s Messiah

PINE BLUFF, Ark. – The Music Department at the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff will present the UAPB Vesper Choir in their 61st annual performance of Messiah by G. F. Handel, on Sunday, December 7. The free, public event will begin at 3:00 pm and will be held in the J.M. Ross auditorium of…

Dr. Yong Park's award-winning honey

Dr. Yong Park takes first place awards at Arkansas Beekeepers Association honey contest

Will Hehemann | School of Agriculture, Fisheries and Human Sciences PINE BLUFF, Ark. – Dr. Yong Park, associate professor of agriculture-entomology at the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff, recently took awards in three of four honey categories at the Arkansas Beekeepers Association’s (ABA) honey contest. The event was part of the ABA’s annual meeting held at…

USDA/1890 National Scholarship deadline Feb. 1

Carol Sanders | School of Agriculture, Fisheries and Human Sciences PINE BLUFF, Ark. – While students are busy applying to colleges and universities, their parents are wondering about financing their children’s aspirations. College expenses paid, summer internships and a good chance for a professional position upon graduation may seem like a dream in today’s economy.…

GammaSigmaDeltaFB

UAPB agriculture honor society inducts four new members

Carol Sanders | UAPB School of Agriculture, Fisheries and Human Sciences PINE BLUFF, Ark. – Gamma Sigma Delta, the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff (UAPB) chapter of the National Honor Society of Agriculture, recently inducted one graduate student and three undergraduate students. The organization honors individuals who exhibit academic excellence and qualities that promote…

RN-BSN

RN to BSN program set to begin in January

PINE BLUFF, Ark. – The University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff (UAPB) is preparing to offer its new RN-to-BSN program. Set to begin in January 2015, the program is designed for registered nurses who desire a Bachelor’s Degree in Nursing (BSN). To meet the needs of a variety of registered nurses, the program can be…