KIITF Woodland Owners Meeting Tuesday, Jan. 29

Carol Sanders | School of Agriculture, Fisheries and Human Sciences A Keeping it in the Family (KIITF) meeting for woodland owners is scheduled for Tuesday, Jan. 29, at the Shady Grove Baptist Church, 2889 Highway 79N in Camden, Arkansas. The meeting will begin at 5:30 p.m. with registration followed by dinner and the meeting agenda.…

Music department receives NASM accreditation

The Department of Music at the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff has renewed the membership and accreditation to the National Association of Schools of Music (NASM) for its Bachelor of Science degree in Music. The degree offers emphases in music teaching, sound recording technology, and an outside area (business/marketing or theatre/multimedia communication). The extensive…

UAPB Extension Specialist Helps Goat Producers in Nepal Optimize Production Practices

Will Hehemann | School of Agriculture, Fisheries and Human Sciences Dr. David Fernandez, Extension livestock specialist and interim dean of graduate studies and continuing education at the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff, recently served as a volunteer for the U.S. Agency for International Development Farmer-to-Farmer program in southwestern Nepal. There, he helped local goat farmers optimize…

Second Borrower Training Course Offered Feb. 15-16

Carol Sanders | School of Agriculture, Fisheries and Human Sciences The second Borrower Training course is scheduled for Friday and Saturday, Feb. 15-16, at the S.J. Parker Agricultural Research Center Conference Room at the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff (UAPB). The session will begin at 8:30 a.m. and end at 4:30 p.m. Producers will…