UAPB Alumnus Works on Legislation to Expand Funding for Scholarships at 1890 HBCUs 

Will Hehemann | School of Agriculture, Fisheries and Human Sciences In his role as legislative aide, Christopher A. Etienne, a 2010 alumnus of political science at the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff (UAPB), has been contributing to legislation that ensures funding for scholarships at the nation’s 19 historically black land-grant universities – the 1890s. He wants…

Kanika Davis, UAPB Alumna, Fulfills Career Dream of Providing Outreach to Nation’s Farmers

Will Hehemann | School of Agriculture, Fisheries and Human Sciences Kanika Davis, a 2007 alumna of the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff (UAPB), was recently appointed as one of the national outreach specialists for the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Farm Service Agency. To Davis, the appointment is the fruit of a years-long personal odyssey that…