Community Honors Fallen Detective with New UAPB Scholarship

Pine Bluff, AR (February 2, 2021) – The University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff (UAPB) received a $50,000 check to establish a scholarship fund in honor of a fallen Pine Bluff officer. Family and friends of the late Kevin D. Collins, a detective with the Pine Bluff Police Department, gathered on Tuesday for the presentation…

Try Hearty Mexican Soup

Anyone who worries that most soups are bland should look for soup recipes that call for flavorful ingredients. The USDA MyPlate recipe for Mexican soup proves how the right ingredients and spices make for flavorful, exciting meals. This easy-to-make and delicious soup can be made in under an hour. Squeeze the other half of the…

UAPB Researchers Protect Water Systems Through Development of New Types of Biochar

Will Hehemann | School of Agriculture, Fisheries and Human Sciences Researchers at the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff (UAPB) School of Agriculture, Fisheries and Human Sciences are studying the potential of converting animal byproducts to multifunctional biochar – charcoal made from biomass, Dr. Hao Chen, assistant professor for the UAPB Department of Agriculture, said. Biochar…

Make Tomato Basil Soup During National Soup Month

To help Arkansans celebrate National Soup Month, the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff 1890 Cooperative Extension Program is sharing a variety of delicious, affordable and healthy soup recipes, Easter H. Tucker, interim family and consumer sciences program leader, said. “The next recipe on our list is tomato basil soup,” she said. “This creamy soup…