UAPB/AM&N National Alumni Association to host 28th annual conference

The University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff National Alumni Association will host its 28th Annual National Alumni Summer Conference July 20-22. Hosted by the Pine Bluff/Jefferson County UAPB/AM&N Alumni Chapter, the theme will be “Building on Our Past, Enhancing Our Future.” The conference will begin on Thursday, July 20 at 5:30 p.m. with a welcome…

Application deadline July 20 for Keeping it in the Family project to assist socially disadvantaged forest landowners

Debbie Archer | School of Agriculture, Fisheries and Human Sciences The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) has allocated $300,000 of EQIP funds to assist with the implementation of the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff’s Keeping it in the Family (KIITF) project. The deadline to apply for assistance is July 20. The…

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Joseph Carter Corbin historical marker unveiled at OUC

Ohio University Chillicothe, in conjunction with the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff and Ohio University, held an Ohio historical marker unveiling honoring Joseph Carter Corbin June 28, 2017 on the OUC campus. Corbin was a prolific African-American scholar, educator, author, linguist and musician born in Chillicothe to free African American parents, and was a…

Dr. Sankar Devarajan appointed assistant professor in nutrition and food science

Will Hehemann | School of Agriculture, Fisheries and Human Sciences Dr. Sankar Devarajan has been appointed assistant professor in nutrition and food science for the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff Department of Human Sciences. He will teach undergraduate courses in experimental foods, food chain safety, food microbiology, food processing and food policy and law. In this…

Getting to Know SAFHS: Meet Dr. Grace Theresa Nicholas Ramena

The successes of the UAPB School of Agriculture, Fisheries and Human Sciences are largely due to its dedicated employees who are passionate about their work. Our “Getting to Know SAFHS” series highlights some of our talented faculty and staff and lets you know a little more about them. Where is your hometown? Machilipatnam, AP, India.…

UAPB students to intern at Consolidated Electric Distributors

University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff students, Ryan Williams, Jr. and Austin Cox, were chosen to intern at Consolidated Electric Distributors for the summer.  Williams is a senior from Memphis, Tennessee majoring in business administration with a concentration in management.  Cox is a senior from Little Rock, Arkansas majoring in business administration with a concentration…

UAPB career services working to develop future business leaders

University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff (UAPB) student Ontario West is already making his mark as a young entrepreneur and business professional. The Little Rock, Arkansas native is currently a sophomore majoring in business administration with a concentration in management.  He decided to go the business route to follow in his parents footsteps as entrepreneurs.…