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Getting to Know SAFHS: Meet Dr. Janette R. Wheat

The successes of the UAPB School of Agriculture, Fisheries and Human Sciences are largely due to its dedicated employees who are passionate about their work. Our “Getting to Know SAFHS” series highlights some of our talented faculty and staff and lets you know a little more about them. What is your job role at UAPB?…

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UAPB remembers Muhammad Ali

by Tisha D. Arnold The year was 1990 and the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff was in the midst of Homecoming festivities when they laid eyes upon World Championship Boxer Muhammad Ali atop a convertible car making its way down Main Street. He was the Honorary Grand Marshall of the UAPB/AM&N Homecoming Parade. According…

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Funding May Be as Near as a USDA office

Carol Sanders | School of Agriculture, Fisheries and Human Sciences Dr. Henry English, head of the Small Farm Program at the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff (UAPB), reminds farmers and ranchers seeking ownership and farm operating loans that they may need to look no further than their Farm Service Agency (FSA) office. Each year…

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Getting to Know SAFHS: Meet Brad Mayhugh

The successes of the UAPB School of Agriculture, Fisheries and Human Sciences are largely due to its dedicated employees who are passionate about their work. Our “Getting to Know SAFHS” series highlights some of our talented faculty and staff and lets you know a little more about them. What is your job role at UAPB?…

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UAPB releases honor student listings

The University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff takes pride in recognizing students who maintain high academic excellence while persisting toward graduation. The list of honors students includes the Chancellor’s List – students who have completed 12 credit hours with a grade point average of 4.0; the Dean’s List – students who completed 12 credit hours with a grade point…

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Proper management key for successful recreational ponds

Will Hehemann | School of Agriculture, Fisheries and Human Sciences Arkansas landowners may consider installing a recreational pond on their property a worthwhile investment, according to Scott Jones, small impoundment Extension specialist at the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff. Ponds can provide storage for irrigation water, a source of healthy protein for the family when stocked…