UAPB aquaculture/fisheries graduate student wins at annual research forum

Will Hehemann | School of Agriculture, Fisheries and Human Sciences A graduate student of the School of Agriculture, Fisheries and Human Sciences recently took top honors at the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff (UAPB) 31st Annual Student and Faculty Research Forum. Nitin Challa, a graduate student of aquaculture/fisheries, won the Dr. William M. Willingham Award presented…

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UAPB student-athlete accepted into biomedical PhD program

Lauren Corby, a graduating senior at the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff (UAPB), was recently accepted to the PhD program at the University of Mississippi Medical Center for Biomedical Material Science in Jackson, Mississippi. She was offered five years of tuition covered, free medical insurance, and a living stipend. The daughter of Jim and…

Mother and daughter set to graduate together from UAPB

Will Hehemann | School of Agriculture, Fisheries and Human Sciences In May 2018, Patricia Shavers, 50, and her daughter Sharra Shavers, 22, will accomplish a goal that most parents and children aren’t able to experience at the same time. During the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff’s 158th commencement, they will both receive bachelor’s degree diplomas. According…

UAPB Senior/Reigning IJM Miss Arkansas Prepares for International Junior Miss Finals

Will Hehemann | School of Agriculture, Fisheries and Human Sciences After being named “Miss Arkansas” in the International Junior Miss (IJM) Arkansas pageant, held in Little Rock, Arkansas in November 2017, Bridgette Jones, a senior major of the Department of Human Sciences Merchandising, Textiles and Design (MTD) program at the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff (UAPB),…

UAPB Students Can Earn Money, Gain Experience Through Summer Apprenticeships

Will Hehemann | School of Agriculture, Fisheries and Human Sciences University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff undergraduate students can now apply for a chance to earn money, learn about their career options and work closely on research and Extension projects with faculty of the School of Agriculture, Fisheries and Human Sciences (SAFHS), says Dr. David Fernandez, interim…

UAPB LIONS Program accelerates student success

Incoming freshmen have the chance to acclimate to college life and earn college credits at the 2018 Learning Institute and Opportunities for New Students (LIONS) Program at the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff (UAPB). Those that complete the admissions process to UAPB and the LIONS Program by May 30, 2018 will receive a LIONS…