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Vesper Choir traveling to Madrid for spring tour

The University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff Vesper Choir left the campus Monday to begin their seven-day journey through Madrid, Spain. Entitled, “American Celebration of Music in Spain,”the city is the destination for this year’s spring tour for the ensemble. Vesper Choir Director Dr. Michael Bates will travel with 49 members of the Choir and…

Lifeguard training classes available

The Division of Graduate Studies and Continuing Education has collaborated with the Department of Health, Physical Education and Recreation to offer Lifeguard training classes. Those interested in the classes must be 16 years of age and older and pay a one-time cost of $225.00 for books and materials. A pretest will be administered March 29 and March…

Dr. Marilyn Bailey-Jefferson receives SECA 2017 President’s Award

Carol Sanders | School of Agriculture, Fisheries and Human Sciences                     Dr. Marilyn Bailey-Jefferson, assistant professor in the Department of Human Sciences at the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff (UAPB), received the 2017 Southern Early Childhood Association (SECA) President’s Award at its 68th Annual Conference in Biloxi, Mississippi, recently. The award is presented at the…

CNN anchor Fredricka Whitfield to speak April 5

Fredricka Whitfield, a CNN news anchor and award-winning journalist, will be the keynote speaker at 11 a.m. April 5 in Cross-Phipps Auditorium in Caldwell Hall at the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff. Whitfield, who anchors the weekend edition of CNN Newsroom, is based in the network’s world headquarters in Atlanta. Before joining CNN in…