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…

Nursing department plans white coat ceremony

The University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff Department of Nursing will host its 2nd Annual White Coat Ceremony on Tuesday, October 24, 2017. Sponsored by CHI-St. Vincent Infirmary, the event will be held at 6:00 pm in the J.M. Ross auditorium of the Hathaway-Howard Fine Arts building. Twenty-three (23) junior nursing students will be presented…

Dr. Linda Okiror appointed to KIPP Delta board of directors

Dr. Linda Okiror, Vice Chancellor for Enrollment Management and Student Success at the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff, has been appointed to the KIPP Delta board of directors. In her position at UAPB, Dr. Okiror is responsible for the Offices of Recruitment, Admissions, the Student Success Center, the Living/Learning Centers, and the summer Learning…

Dr. Daoyuan Wang appointed assistant professor of chemistry at UAPB

Dr. Daoyuan Wang has joined the Department of Chemistry and Physics at the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff as assistant professor of Chemistry, with primary responsibilities in analytical and physical chemistry. He has interests in developing new types of carbon-based nanomaterials and finding their applications in energy storage devices, electrophotocatalytic water splitting, nanohyperthermia, drug…