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Reception to be held April 14 for Philanthropic Exhibit

An exhibit talk and reception will be held Thursday, April 14 at 5:30pm for the groundbreaking exhibition, “Giving Back: The Soul of Philanthropy Reframed and Exhibited.” Currently on view in the Leedell Moorhead-Graham gallery of the Hathaway-Howard Fine Arts building, the event is free and open to the public. The touring exhibition will explore the…

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Nikki Giovanni to speak at UAPB March 31

World-renowned poet, writer, commentator, activist, and educator Nikki Giovanni will serve as the keynote speaker for the annual Women’s Day celebration at the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff. The free, public event will be held Thursday, March 31 at 7:00 p.m. in the J.M. Ross auditorium of the Hathaway-Howard Fine Arts building. Over the…

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Omar Karim to speak for YMTF event

  The Youth Motivation Task Force program at the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff will have its assembly program Tuesday, March 1 at 11:00 a.m. in the J.M. Ross auditorium Hathaway-Howard Fine Arts building. Omar Karim, founder of President of Banneker Ventures, a boutique construction and facilities management firm in the Metropolitan Washington region,…

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Black history program rescheduled for February 8

The Black History Month Celebration at the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff (UAPB) has been rescheduled for Monday, February 8 at 10:30 a.m. in the Kenneth L. Johnson, Sr. HPER Complex arena. The free, public event will feature actor and author Hill Harper as the keynote speaker. An accomplished film, television and stage actor, Harper…

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UAPB Minority Research Center to recognize grantees

Friday, February 5th at 11 a.m. in UAPB’s Childress Hall, the Minority Research Center on Tobacco & Addictions will host a press conference to award grant funding to two organizations: University of Central Arkansas (UCA) and University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS). Both recipients were selected based on their ability to gather preliminary data…

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Registration for science fair expo ends January 15

  Registration for the annual Science Fair Exposition will end Friday, January 15 at midnight, according to officials. Sponsored by the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff, the event is scheduled for February 11 in the H.O. Clemmons Arena of the Kenneth L. Johnson, Sr. HPER Complex. Junior and Senior high school students will converge…