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UAPB Magazine wins Best Alumni Publication at HBCU Awards

The University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff (UAPB) brought home the top award for its alumni publication, UAPB Magazine at the HBCU Awards Gala held recently. Hosted by HBCU Digest, the annual event recognizes the best in show across a litany of categories including student activities, publications, academic excellence, alumni activity, athletic excellence, individual achievement…

Access to Shade, Cool Water Essential for Livestock in Summer Months

Will Hehemann | School of Agriculture, Fisheries and Human Sciences As the summer temperatures rise, livestock producers should make sure their animals have a way to keep cool, says Dr. David Fernandez, Extension livestock specialist and interim assistant dean of academic programs for the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff School of Agriculture, Fisheries and Human Sciences.…

UAPB Research Could Improve the Commercial Production of Largemouth Bass

Will Hehemann | School of Agriculture, Fisheries and Human Sciences Nathan Egnew, a graduate student of aquaculture/fisheries at the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff, is researching the physiological response of largemouth bass to ammonia. His research could help fish farmers raise and transport the fish to market more efficiently. “As commercially-sold fish grow and eat in…

UAPB graduate students awarded $11,000 grants to support substance abuse counseling for minority youth

Will Hehemann | School of Agriculture, Fisheries and Human Sciences Two graduate students of addiction studies at the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff were recently awarded fellowships by the National Board for Certified Counselors and Affiliates (NBCC). As members of the Minority Fellowship Program, Antoinette Oliver and Holly Humphrey will each receive a grant of $11,000…

Watermelon Gazpacho: Refreshing Addition to a Summer Potluck

Gazpacho, a cold soup usually made of raw vegetables, makes for a refreshing meal on a hot, summer day, says Linda Inmon, Extension specialist for the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff. “The USDA Mixing Bowl recipe for watermelon gazpacho is a delicious and surprising twist to the classic recipe and is perfect for a summer…

Spring Chancellor’s list announced

The University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff (UAPB) announced its Chancellor’s List recently for the Spring 2018 semester. The list requires a grade point average of 4.0 on at least 12 semester credit hours. Arkansas students by city are as follows: Alexander- Shawn Banks, Britney Sahlmann; Altheimer- Regina Black, Candace Johnson; Bryant- Evan Henderson; Burlington-…