Art professor, students selected to attend Yale Summer Institute

University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff (UAPB) Art Professor Danny Campbell, and his art students, Juniors Matthew Fields and Brianna Bush, have been chosen to travel to Yale University to attend an intensive week-long professional development program for art history faculty and curators from universities across North America.  This collaborative effort will involve the Conservation…

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STEM academy scholars and faculty attend research conferences

A delegation of STEM majors, faculty and administrators were active participants in the American Association for the Advancement of Science Emerging Research National Conference in STEM and the National Science Foundation (NSF) HBCU- Undergraduate Program Meeting recently. Yari Mosley, a freshman biology major and STEM Academy Associate received a first place monetary award for her…

Dr. Sederick Rice chosen to attend CURE workshop

Dr. Sederick C. Rice, assistant professor of biology and director of the Math and Science Pre-College STEM Center at UAPB has been selected to attend the AR: Course Embedded Research Experience (CURE)- Synthetic Biology Faculty Workshop at Quachita Baptist University.  AR-CURE was funded through an NSF RII Track 1 EPSCoR Grant and will focus on…

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Dr. Peng He joins Chemistry and Physics department

Dr. Peng He has joined the Department of Chemistry at the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff as Assistant Professor of Chemistry. With primary responsibilities in analytical and forensic chemistry, Dr. He has interests in developing new types of polymeric materials and bioanalytical sensors for early screening, diagnosis of human diseases and forensic analysis. He…

John McLinn Ross players garner awards at NADSA

Taking the stage once again at the National Association of Dramatic and Speech Arts (NADSA), the John McLinn Ross Players of the University of Arkansas Pine Bluff took home six awards and a phenomenal learning experience. The awards consisted of Oral Interpretation of Poetry, Persuasive Speaking, Dramatic Monologue, Set Design, Reader’s Theatre, and Playwright. Individual…

UAPB students, faculty attend international colloquium

  Six students and two faculty members at the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff (UAPB) were among attendees at the fourth International Colloquium on Black Males in Education held recently in Kingston, Jamaica.  Creating Opportunity Through Education:  Re-Engineering the Social Ecosystem for Black Males was the theme for the event. With leadership from faculty…