UAPB students learn Chinese language, culture through immersion in China

Will Hehemann | School of Agriculture, Fisheries and Human Sciences Six University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff students recently returned from study abroad programs at two universities in China. The program was sponsored by the HBCU – China Scholarship Network, a consortium of 42 historically black colleges and universities (HBCUs) that facilitates partnerships between member institutions and…

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UAPB students attend Monsanto 1890 leadership event

The Monsanto Company recently selected three students from the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff (UAPB) to attend their annual 1890 Student Leadership Event in St. Louis, Missouri. Students from twenty of the 1890 Land Grant Institutions were chosen to attend the three-day event with all travel and accommodations provided by Monsanto. This event included…

UAPB students attend Thurgood Marshall College Fund institute

Seven University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff students attended the Thurgood Marshall College Fund (TMCF) Annual Leadership Institute in Washington, DC recently. TMCF’s Leadership Institute is a national program that aims to develop the student-attendees’ leadership skills, create a community of like-minded scholars, provide companies and government agencies access to overlooked diverse talent, and help…

Nursing department plans white coat ceremony

The University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff Department of Nursing will host its 2nd Annual White Coat Ceremony on Tuesday, October 24, 2017. Sponsored by CHI-St. Vincent Infirmary, the event will be held at 6:00 pm in the J.M. Ross auditorium of the Hathaway-Howard Fine Arts building. Twenty-three (23) junior nursing students will be presented…

UAPB students participate in Extension project, learn agricultural practices in Guyana

Will Hehemann | School of Agriculture, Fisheries and Human Science Three sophomore agriculture students at the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff School of Agriculture, Fisheries and Human Sciences (SAFHS) recently returned from the South American country of Guyana, where they learned about Guyanese agriculture and agriculture practices. During the program, Imani Coleman, an agronomy major, LaTaylor…

UAPB student interns at Evergreen Packaging

Rodrequis Thompson, a junior majoring in Industrial Technology Management and Applied Engineering from Pine Bluff, Arkansas, is currently working as a summer intern at Evergreen Packaging Pine Bluff Mill. Evergreen Packaging is a world leader in fiber-based liquid packing solutions, publication and converting papers. The Pine Bluff mill produces packaging board and coated publication paper.…

UAPB Student on the Road to Success

University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff student Tikel Davis was hired as a 2017 summer intern at Harrison Energy Partners in Little Rock, Arkansas. Harrison Energy Partners is currently the largest provider of commercial and industrial HVAC systems in Arkansas and seek to hire students in the engineering field. Davis is a senior majoring in…