New partnership formed with Highland Pellets

The Office of Career Services at the University of Arkansas Pine Bluff recently formed a partnership with Highland Pellets to hire students for Cooperative Education and summer internship positions. Highland Pellets is a new company to the Pine Bluff area and officially began operation in the fall of 2016.  Four students were interviewed for internship…

UAPB announces new dining partnership with Aramark

New programs, menus and options will transform dining environment After a year-long collaborative RFP process and careful consideration, the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff has selected Aramark as their partner for Dining Services management effective July 1, 2017. As a well-established partner who is committed to the local community, Aramark will bring leadership, systems…

Dr. Jayant Lohakare appointed associate professor of animal science for UAPB

Will Hehemann | School of Agriculture, Fisheries and Human Sciences Dr. Jayant Lohakare has been appointed associate professor of animal science for the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff Department of Agriculture. In this position he will teach undergraduate and graduate courses on subjects including animal science, poultry science, livestock production, animal nutrition, animal health issues and…

Funds Available for Purchase of Water Meters

Carol Sanders | School of Agriculture, Fisheries and Human Sciences Beginning July 1, funds became available to land owners in Jefferson County for the purchase of water meters on wells and surface water pumping facilities. Approval for funding is on a first come, first serve basis and limited to available funding, said Dr. Henry English,…