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Native son exhibits at UAPB library

“America Through My Lens: A Journey towards Emotional Intelligence” is the theme of a recent photography exhibit by Clincy Trammell, IV. Sponsored by Trammell’s Beauty and Barber Supplies, Inc., the exhibit is located at the John Brown Watson Memorial Library on the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff campus. A native of Pine Bluff who…

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UAPB to host Girl’s Talk workshop

  The Division of Graduate Studies and Continuing Education at the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff (UAPB) will be hosting a Girl’s Talk workshop July 10-11 for girls age 9 to 16 years. With the theme, “Diverse for a Global Community,” the workshop will be held in the Adair Greenhouse Auditorium from 9:00am-2:00pm each…

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Applications for Minority Teacher scholarship available

Applications for the Arkansas Geographical Critical Needs Minority Teacher Scholarship Program are now available for the fall 2015 semester at the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff (UAPB) for all two-year and four-year colleges/universities in the state of Arkansas. UAPB administers the scholarship program that was reauthorized by the 84th General Assembly (Act 1746) to…

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UAPB student awarded prestigious Gilman Scholarship

Precious Taylor, a senior regulatory science and agriculture major at the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff (UAPB) is one of over 1,000 American undergraduates from 332 colleges and universities across the U.S. selected to receive the prestigious Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship, sponsored by the U.S. Department of State’s Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs.…

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UAPB alumni receive medical degrees

Four University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff (UAPB) alumni received their medical degrees from the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences recently. Dr. Randall Walker, a 2010 UAPB graduate decided to go into medicine after having witnessed firsthand the many health disparities citizens faced when he was a child. His decision became more firm during his teenage…

(L-R) Nicholas Gonzalez, Computer Science, junior; Kendall Williams, Criminal Justice, senior; Gabrielle Williams, Criminal Justice, junior; Rachel McAfee; Accounting, sophomore; Angel Thurman, Criminal Justice, junior; Darius Brown, Computer Science, junior; (not shown) Joshua Lockhart, History, junior.   

UAPB students attend IOBSE spring conference

Seven University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff (UAPB) students attended the International Organization of Black Security Executives (IOBSE) Annual Spring Conference recently. With the theme, “Developing Future Leaders for Tomorrow’s Challenges,” the highlight of the conference was the keynote presentation by Marvin Ellison, President of JC Penney. The students were accompanied by Shirley Cherry, director…

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Registration open for swimming classes

The Division of Graduate Studies and Continuing Education will be offering swimming classes that will focus on basic skills including floating, breathing, and the fundamental swimming strokes. Open to participants five years of age and older, the class will be held each Saturday from June 6 through July 18 in the swimming pool located inside…