Aquaculture/fisheries Ph.D. candidate wins at annual UAPB research forum 3rd time in a row

Will Hehemann | School of Agriculture, Fisheries and Human Sciences Yathish Ramena, a doctoral candidate of aquaculture/fisheries, recently took top honors at the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff’s 30th Annual Student and Faculty Research Forum. The occasion marked the third year in a row that Ramena earned the Dr. William M. Willingham Award for best graduate…

UAPB to commemorate 144 years during founders celebration

The University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff will be celebrating 144 years of existence during Founders Celebration activities April 25-30. With the theme, “Expanding the Influence of Our Legacy,” events include time honored traditions and a few new additions. Founders Celebration is a tradition that has been going on for over 60 years, blending academics,…

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 Vesper Choir performs in historical venues of Madrid, Spain

Will Hehemann | School of Agriculture, Fisheries and Human Sciences The University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff Vesper Choir recently returned from a weeklong tour around Madrid, Spain, where they performed in historical venues including the Church of San Manuel and San Benito, the royal palace at El Escorial and the Church of St. John the King.…

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…