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…

Cutline for photo: Chicago Heights, IL native Elijah Maldonado and his mother, Casandra talk with Dr. Linda Okiror, vice chancellor for enrollment management after the opening ceremony for the LIONS program. More than 200 students are enrolled in this year’s program.

LIONS program begins at UAPB

  More than 200 incoming freshmen were welcomed this past weekend to the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff to begin the Learning Institute and Opportunities for New Students (LIONS) program. They have been arriving since the last of June and were officially welcomed to campus with an opening assembly. Now in its eighth year,…