NSF-logo

UAPB gets $280k NSF grant for dedicated research network

Over the last several years, the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff (UAPB)  has developed innovative and productive research groups exploring topics in bioinformatics, nanosciences, security analytics and biotechnology. One challenge that continues to confront all research groups and projects at UAPB is that of the limited ability of the campus’ network to support large…

Walker

UAPB professor receives $50k grant from NIH

Dr. Karl Walker, assistant professor in the Department of Mathematics and Computer Science at the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff (UAPB) received a grant for $53,291 from the National Institute for General Medical Sciences, a funding agency of the National Institute of Health. The grant will fund his research project “Context- Dependent Dihedral Angle…

keshia-knight-pulliam-on-her-pa-L-ndtkHP

Keshia Knight Pulliam to speak at UAPB August 27

Keshia Knight Pulliam, the youngest actress to ever be nominated for an Emmy Award and child star the award-winning Cosby Show will be the featured speaker during Welcome Back Week at the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff (UAPB). The free, public event will be held Thursday, August 27 at 7 pm in the J.M.…

ambassador perkins

UAPB to host U.S. Ambassador Perkins August 6

United States Ambassador Dr. Edward J. Perkins will visit the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff (UAPB) Thursday, August 6. Ambassador Perkins will speak during an assembly at 6:15 p.m. in the STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) Conference Center. The event is free and open to the public. Ambassador Perkins served as the Clinton…

Photograph_Austin

UAPB Psychology professor receives ProDIGS grant

Professor to research health disparities in African-Americans that have attended college Though the health benefits of educational attainment are well-established, they may be less pronounced for African Americans. Dr. Anthony Austin, assistant professor of psychology in the Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences at the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff (UAPB) aims to shed…

student-smiling

Student Support Services receives grant award

The Student Support Services (SSS) Program at the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff has received approval for refunding for 2015-2020. Donna M. Mooney, program director, said that during the first year of funding, the program will receive $413,145. According to the United States Department of Education, funding for the second, third and fourth years…