Dr. Janette Wheat Appointed AAFCS Site Visitor

Carol Sanders | School of Agriculture, Fisheries and Human Sciences Dr. Janette Wheat, Department of Human Sciences associate professor and Cooperative Extension Program human development and family studies specialist at the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff, has been appointed as a site visitor for the Council for Accreditation (CFA) for the American Association of…

Dr. Kaye Crippen explains importance of education in textile sciences at MIT

Will Hehemann | School of Agriculture, Fisheries and Human Sciences Dr. Kaye Crippen, professor of the Department of Merchandising, Textiles and Design at the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff, recently spoke about the importance of education in textile/material sciences at the 2017 North American Materials Education Symposium at Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) in Cambridge, Massachusetts.…

EQIP Meeting Tuesday, Nov. 14, in Dermott

Carol Sanders | School of Agriculture, Fisheries and Human Sciences An Environmental Quality Incentive Program (EQIP) information meeting is scheduled for Tuesday, Nov. 14, at the Dermott City Hall meeting room. Aimed at row crop producers, vegetable growers and livestock ranchers in Ashley, Chicot, Desha and Drew counties, the meeting will begin at noon and…

Hannibal Bolton receives American Fisheries Society award for promoting diversity in fisheries

Will Hehemann | School of Agriculture, Fisheries and Human Sciences Hannibal Bolton, a 1971 alumnus of the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff (UAPB), was recently awarded the Emmeline Moore Prize at the 2017 American Fisheries Society (AFS) annual meeting in Tampa, Florida. The award recognizes the efforts of an individual society member who has demonstrated exemplary…