CNN anchor Fredricka Whitfield to speak April 5

Fredricka Whitfield, a CNN news anchor and award-winning journalist, will be the keynote speaker at 11 a.m. April 5 in Cross-Phipps Auditorium in Caldwell Hall at the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff. Whitfield, who anchors the weekend edition of CNN Newsroom, is based in the network’s world headquarters in Atlanta. Before joining CNN in…

Works of Kevin Cole, James Hayes, Gail Miller available for online bid in conjunction with Chancellor’s Benefit

Although the 30th Annual Chancellor’s Benefit for the Arts is sold out, the silent auction is available to anyone interested in purchasing art. The works of renowned artists Kevin Cole, James Hayes, and Gail Miller are now available online for bidding and purchase. Managed by Hearne Southern Auction House, interested buyers can bid on their…

Roland Martin to speak at UAPB for black history month event

Journalist, columnist, and NewsOne Now host Roland Martin will speak at the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff for the annual Black History Month program. The free, public event will be held Tuesday, February 7 at 10:30 a.m. in the J.M. Ross theater of the Hathaway-Howard Fine Arts building. TV One’s NewsOne Now is the…

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…