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Alumna fulfills lifelong fashion dreams in Los Angeles

Will Hehemann | School of Agriculture, Fisheries and Human Sciences At an office in the bustling garment district of downtown Los Angeles, Carnita Nicole Whimper, a 2010 alumna of the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff (UAPB), finds fulfillment in her creative flexibility in a career in corporate fashion. As a junior assistant buyer for the Burlington…

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UAPB professor receives $50k grant from NIH

Dr. Karl Walker, assistant professor in the Department of Mathematics and Computer Science at the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff (UAPB) received a grant for $53,291 from the National Institute for General Medical Sciences, a funding agency of the National Institute of Health. The grant will fund his research project “Context- Dependent Dihedral Angle…

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Keshia Knight Pulliam to speak at UAPB August 27

Keshia Knight Pulliam, the youngest actress to ever be nominated for an Emmy Award and child star the award-winning Cosby Show will be the featured speaker during Welcome Back Week at the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff (UAPB). The free, public event will be held Thursday, August 27 at 7 pm in the J.M.…

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1890 Day of Prayer Scheduled for August 30

Debbie Archer | School of Agriculture, Fisheries and Human Sciences The nation’s 19 predominately black, land-grant universities, known collectively as 1890s, have scheduled a Day of Prayer on Sunday, August 30 to commemorate the 125th anniversary of the signing of the bill that created them. Known as the Second Morrill Act, the bill, signed on August 30,…

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Shaun A. Francis joins UAPB as research horticulturist

Will Hehemann | School of Agriculture, Fisheries and Human Sciences Shaun A. Francis has been appointed research horticulturist for the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff (UAPB) School of Agriculture, Fisheries and Human Sciences (SAFHS). In this position he will work with small and limited-resource farmers in the state on a variety of vegetable and fruit topics,…