UAPB students receive job offer

It was not a coincidence that Jarrion Harris and Delya Jackson ended up at the same place at the same time.  Who would have known the path that led them here would lead them together? It all started on August 17, 2015 when the Greek organizations were assisting with freshman move in.  Jarrion, a member…

UAPB students attend IOBSE conference

Five University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff (UAPB) students attended the International Organization of Black Security Executives (IOBSE) Annual Spring Conference recemtly.  This year’s conference was hosted by Walmart and held at their home office located in Bentonville, Arkansas. Students that were chosen to attend the conference were Brandon Hansberry, business administration/management major from Little…

2016-2017 UAPB Vesper Choir

Vesper choir spring concert set for May 5

The University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff Vesper Choir will present their spring 2017 concert May 5 at 6:00 pm in the J.M. Ross Theater of the Hathaway-Howard Fine Arts Building.  The free, public event will feature music by composers such as Heinrich Schutz, Francis Poulenc, Norman Dello Joio, Moses Hogan, William Dawson, Josephine Poelinitz, Bishop…

Jamaal Nash-Dyer to speak for sunrise service

University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff alumnus Jamaal Nash-Dyer will be the guest speaker for the annual Founders Sunrise Service on Sunday, April 30. The free, public event will be held at 6:30 a.m. in the Cross-Phipps auditorium of Caldwell Hall. Dyer is a native of Tulsa, Oklahoma. After graduating from Booker T. Washington High…

Alumna pens book on UAPB founder

Founder of UAPB Built School from the Ground Up Having operated now for more than 140 years, the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff (UAPB) was founded in 1873 as Branch Normal College by Joseph Carter Corbin, a native of Ohio and the son of former slaves. Corbin, who had a classical education, was the…

Dr. Brittini Brown to speak for convocation event April 27

Dr. Brittini Brown, director for Student Affairs Assessment, Research, and Strategic Priorities at the University of Maryland Baltimore County, will deliver the keynote speech for the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff’s 2017 Founders and Honors Awards Convocation.  The free, public event will take place Thursday, April 27 at 10:00 a.m. in the Kenneth L.…