Homecoming celebration set for October 8-14

The annual Homecoming Celebration at the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff (UAPB) will begin October 8 and end October 14. The theme for this year is “Let the Good Times Roar,” according to Dr. Charles Colen, Homecoming Committee chairperson. The overview of activities includes events for students, alumni and the Pine Bluff community: On…

UAPB to Host Winthrop Rockefeller Distinguished Lecture Series

The HistoryMakers’ Julieanna L. Richardson to Speak on Entrepreneurship On Sept. 21 at 7:00 p.m., the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff will host the University of Arkansas System’s Winthrop Rockefeller Distinguished Lecture Series at the John McLinn Ross Theatre in the Hathaway-Howard Fine Arts Building. Julieanna L. Richardson, Founder and Executive Director of The HistoryMakers…

Judges selected for UAPB Sweet Potato Cooking Contest, Sept. 8

Will Hehemann | School of Agriculture, Fisheries and Human Science Four judges will determine the winning recipes at the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff Sweet Potato Cooking Contest, Friday, Sept. 8. The event is part of UAPB’s Agriculture Field Day, which will be held at the UAPB Agriculture Research Station on Oliver Road, off University Drive.…

Actress Tatyana Ali to speak at UAPB September 7

Actress, singer and activist Tatyana Ali will be the keynote speaker for the annual Lyceum event Thursday, September 7 at 10:30 a.m. at the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff. The free, public event will be held in the John McLinn Ross auditorium of the Hathaway-Howard Fine Arts Building. Tatyana Ali motivates audiences to actively…

UAPB/AM&N National Alumni Association to host 28th annual conference

The University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff National Alumni Association will host its 28th Annual National Alumni Summer Conference July 20-22. Hosted by the Pine Bluff/Jefferson County UAPB/AM&N Alumni Chapter, the theme will be “Building on Our Past, Enhancing Our Future.” The conference will begin on Thursday, July 20 at 5:30 p.m. with a welcome…