Students Complete Internships with the UAPB Sweetpotato Foundation Seed Program

Will Hehemann | School of Agriculture, Fisheries and Human Sciences Four students at the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff (UAPB) recently completed internships with the UAPB Sweetpotato Foundation Seed Program. As interns, Chasity Brown, a senior agriculture business major, Danielle Williams and Jasmine James, junior agriculture business majors, and Raven Burnett, a senior animal science major,…

Aquaculture/Fisheries Field Day Held Recently at UAPB

Will Hehemann | School of Agriculture, Fisheries and Human Sciences Aquaculture/Fisheries Field Day was held recently at the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff Aquaculture Research Station. The event included research and Extension demonstration tours, a poster session and a trap shoot. The event also commemorated the 30th anniversary of the Aquaculture/Fisheries Center of Excellence at UAPB.…

What’s With All This Violence? What We Can Do About It?

Carol Sanders | School of Agriculture, Fisheries and Human Sciences Research shows that children who watch violence on television or play violent games can become violent themselves, Linda Inmon, Cooperative Extension Program Extension specialist in human development at the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff, said. Changes in the brain occur when video games are…

Family Reunions and Tips on Planning

Carol Sanders | School of Agriculture, Fisheries and Human Sciences Family reunions are about developing and improving family relations; bonding and reminiscing about past family members and old traditions; learning about one’s heritage; and incorporating technology and new modes of doing things,” Dr. Janette R. Wheat, Cooperative Extension Program specialist and associate professor of human…