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UAPB Fish Health Inspection Laboratory Holds Open House and Ribbon Cutting Ceremony

Debbie Archer | School of Agriculture, Fisheries and Human Sciences Arkansas politicians, university officials and local fish producers spoke about the importance of fish health certification services provided by the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff Fish Health Inspection Laboratory during an Open House and Ribbon Cutting Ceremony held recently. Located in Lonoke, Arkansas, the…

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STEM STARS partnership begins at UAPB

One day after Jackson State University (JSU) was awarded a five-year $3,731,454 grant for the Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics Scholars Teacher Academy Resident System (STEM STARS) project from the National Science Foundation (NSF),  Dr. William McHenry, Executive Director of the Mississippi e-Center Foundation and Professor of Chemistry at Jackson State University and Jerry Redmond,…

Learn About Housing Opportunities at Parkdale Meeting

Carol Sanders | School of Agriculture, Fisheries and Human Sciences Residents will have an opportunity to learn about area housing opportunities at a public meeting Tuesday, July 26, at 5 p.m. at the Parkdale City Hall, 126 Main Street. Representatives from the U.S. Department of Agriculture Rural Development will give a presentation on available programs.…

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UAPB to adopt application fee in September

The University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff (UAPB) will initiate an admission application fee for all online and paper applications. Beginning September 1, 2016, the following application fees will be implemented: $25 for online undergraduate applications and $30 for paper versions; $30 for undergraduate international admission applications (available online only); $30 for online graduate applications…

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Chick-fil-A, Starbucks to open at UAPB

Popular food chains Chick-Fil-A® and Starbucks® will be opening soon at the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff (UAPB). Renovations are currently being made to the L.A. Davis, Sr. Student Union to accommodate the franchises and meet the planned opening date of August 18. According to Thompson Hospitality Food Service Director Pamela Smith, both franchises…

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NBGC Model Farm Field Day July 21

Carol Sanders | School of Agriculture, Fisheries and Human Sciences Area growers can get a glimpse of new technologies and practices when they attend the National Black Growers Council (NBGC) Model Farm Series Field Day, Thursday, July 21, at the Dell-Cam Farm, Inc., in Wabbaseka, Arkansas. Registration begins at 7:30 a.m. at 16401 U.S. Hwy…