Dr. Yasser M. Sanad appointed assistant professor of food science/safety at UAPB

Will Hehemann | School of Agriculture, Fisheries and Human Science Dr. Yasser M. Sanad has been appointed assistant professor of food science and food safety for the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff Department of Agriculture. In this position he will teach undergraduate and graduate courses on topics including food safety, food microbiology, epidemiology and risk analysis.…

UAPB named Tom Joyner School of the Month for September

The Tom Joyner Foundation will feature the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff (UAPB) as its School of the Month (TJSOM) for September. Now more than ever, the Tom Joyner Foundation is committed to the future of Historically Black Colleges and Universities because they continue to play an important part of educating our nation’s youth…

Judges selected for UAPB Sweet Potato Cooking Contest, Sept. 8

Will Hehemann | School of Agriculture, Fisheries and Human Science Four judges will determine the winning recipes at the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff Sweet Potato Cooking Contest, Friday, Sept. 8. The event is part of UAPB’s Agriculture Field Day, which will be held at the UAPB Agriculture Research Station on Oliver Road, off University Drive.…

Actress Tatyana Ali to speak at UAPB September 7

Actress, singer and activist Tatyana Ali will be the keynote speaker for the annual Lyceum event Thursday, September 7 at 10:30 a.m. at the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff. The free, public event will be held in the John McLinn Ross auditorium of the Hathaway-Howard Fine Arts Building. Tatyana Ali motivates audiences to actively…

UAPB Agriculture Field Day Set for Friday, Sept. 8

Carol Sanders | School of Agriculture, Fisheries and Human Sciences The University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff Agriculture Field Day will be Friday, Sept. 8, at the UAPB Agriculture Research Station on Oliver Road, off University Drive. The field day begins at 7:30 a.m. with registration followed by welcoming remarks at 8:30 a.m. Field tours…