LOS ANGELES, CA. – University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff (UAPB) Chancellor Dr. Laurence B. Alexander and the Women’s Soccer team will be visiting Los Angeles, California September 18-20. Led by Coach Rohan Naraine, UAPB’s Soccer team will play the University of Southern California Women’s Soccer team on Friday, September 19 at 3PM at USC McAlister Field in Los Angeles. For further information about the game, call the USC Ticket Office at (213)740-4672.
On Saturday, September 20 at 12 noon Chancellor Alexander will address UAPB/AM&N alumni at a luncheon at the Carson Community Center. Southern California is home to over three thousand alumni; notably California State University Board of Trustee Dr. Herbert Carter, Physician Dr. Vonnie Ross, Lt. Colonel Sol and Helen Jamison, Sam and Zelma Staples, Lonzell and Leatha Branch, COGIC Bishop George McKinney and retired Systems Engineer Hardy Thrower (San Diego), Retired California State University at San Bernardino Professor Dr. Mildred Dalton Henry, School of Nursing Instructor Jean Perkins Stevenson and UAPB Alumni Association Board member representing the Far West Region Eunice Williamson (Riverside ).
About the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff
The University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff is an 1890 Land-Grant HBCU with a diverse student population, competitive degree offerings and stellar faculty. The second oldest state-supported institution in Arkansas, UAPB was founded as Branch Normal College in 1873 and has changed names on two occasions: Arkansas Agricultural, Mechanical and Normal College in 1927; and the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff in 1972. UAPB is fully accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of North Central Association of Colleges and Schools and offers nearly 40 degree programs in Agriculture, Business, Education, and Arts & Sciences. The 15:1 student to teacher ratio makes it possible to maintain a learning environment with close interaction between students and faculty while challenging curricula encourage our students to seek and fulfill their potential. For more than 141 years, the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff continues to create an environment that inculcates learning, growth and productivity while affording a basic need to its students – a chance to advance.
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