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Critical Needs Minority Teacher Scholarships now available

  Applications for the Arkansas Geographical Critical Needs Minority Teacher Scholarship Program are now available for the Fall 2016/Spring 2017 semester at the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff and at all two-year and four-year colleges/universities. UAPB administers the scholarship program that was reauthorized by the 84th General Assembly (Act 1746) to address the shortage…

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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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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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STEM Workforce Initiative conducts student tour of Union Pacific Railroad

The Jefferson County STEM Workforce Initiative Pilot Grant, in collaboration with the Ivy Center for Education, Alliance of Jefferson County, and Mr. J.L. Santos, Director of Terminal Operations, facilitated a tour of the Union Pacific Railroad Pine Bluff work site recently.  Students from First Ward Alternative School, White Hall High School, teachers, and parents learned…

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Registration for first summer session to begin May 26

Registration for the first summer session at the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff (UAPB) is set to begin May 26 and will remain open until June 1. UAPB offers more than 30 Bachelor’s degree programs, seven Master’s level programs and a doctorate program in Aquaculture/Fisheries. The first day of instruction is May 31. For…