UAPB Forestry Program Receives National Recognition, Announces Expansion to More Arkansas Counties

Will Hehemann | School of Agriculture, Fisheries and Human Sciences The “Keeping it in the Family” (KIITF) Sustainable Forestry and Land Retention (SLFR) Program was one of three projects recognized recently at the 76th Annual Professional Agricultural Workers Conference at Tuskegee University. Developed by the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff (UAPB) Small Farm Program, KIITF was…

UAPB Collaborates with Colombian University in International Aquaculture Exchange Program

Will Hehemann | School of Agriculture, Fisheries and Human Sciences The University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff (UAPB) Department of Aquaculture and Fisheries and the Office of International Programs and Studies (OIPS) recently participated in an international exchange program with the Centro de Formación Agroindustrial La Angostura (La Angostura). La Angostura is one of many training centers…

UAPB’s International Students Gain Employment, Job Experience at Internships

Will Hehemann | School of Agriculture, Fisheries and Human Sciences Each semester, around 50 students from other countries study at the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff (UAPB), Dr. Pamela Moore, associate dean for global engagement, Office of International Programs and Studies (OIPS) at UAPB, said. Thanks to a collaborative initiative between OIPS and the UAPB Office…

Fad Diets, Miracle Supplements Only Offer Empty Promises

Will Hehemann | School of Agriculture, Fisheries and Human Sciences If a diet or weight-loss product sounds too good to be true, it probably is, Teresa Henson, Extension specialist II – nutrition outreach coordinator for the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff 1890 Cooperative Extension Program, said. As fad diets continue to gain popularity, more people fall…