Arkansas Affiliate of AAFCS to Meet April 20-21 at UAPB

Carol Sanders | School of Agriculture, Fisheries and Human Sciences The Arkansas Affiliate of the American Association of Family & Consumer Sciences (AAFCS) will meet April 20-21 at the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff. Hosted by the UAPB Department of Human Sciences, the conference gets underway at 1 p.m. Thursday, April 20 with registration…

UAPB graduate manages aquatic resources for public use in Missouri

Will Hehemann | School of Agriculture, Fisheries and Human Sciences During the spring, Salvador Mondragon, a 2007 graduate of the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff, often spends weekdays sampling rivers for different fish species and conducting lake fishery surveys in the public waters of Missouri. By the early summer he will conduct a variety of fishing…

Spring Cultural Fest set for April 18 at UAPB

The annual Spring Cultural Fest is set for Tuesday, April 18, at the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff (UAPB). The event will be held from 6 p.m. to 8:45 p.m. in the Adair-Greenhouse Human Sciences Hall auditorium and will feature food and fashion from different cultures, live music and dance. Dr. Janette R. Wheat,…

Phylicia Rashad to deliver spring commencement address

Award-winning actress and director Phylicia Rashad will be the keynote speaker for University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff Spring 2017 graduating class. The free, public event will be held Saturday, May 13 at 3:00 p.m. in the Pine Bluff Convention Center Arena. Whether she is bringing laughter to millions of television viewers around the world,…

Students attend nurse’s day at the capitol

Students from the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff’s BSN Nursing Program attended Nurse’s Day at the Capitol 2017 in Little Rock, recently. During their visit, they met with legislators, participated in committee meetings, and observed the House of Representatives in action. Barriers were broken between the legislators and nurses of Arkansas as our students…