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Actress Lynn Whitfield to give spring commencement speech

  Emmy award-winning actress Lynn Whitfield will be the keynote speaker for University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff Spring 2016 graduates. The free, public event will be held Saturday, May 7 at 3:00 p.m. in the Pine Bluff Convention Center Arena. One of the most respected members of the African American acting community, Lynn Whitfield…

UAPB Doctoral Grad Receives Best Ph.D. Award

Carol Sanders | School of Agriculture, Fisheries and Human Sciences PINE BLUFF, Ark. – Dr. Ganesh Kumar has received the 2015 Best Ph.D. Dissertation Award from the International Association of Aquaculture Economics and Management, the professional organization of aquaculture economists. Presented at the World Aquaculture Society meeting in Las Vegas recently, this award recognizes research…

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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…

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UAPB to mark 143 years during founder’s celebration

The University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff will mark its 143rd Founder’s Celebration April 18-24. With the theme, “Time to Transition: Celebrating the Past, Present and Future,” the schedule of events celebrates the diversity present at UAPB and honors the traditions that have been around for decades. Founder’s Celebration is a tradition that has been going…

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Arkansas Chapter of NAFSA: Association of International Educators Meets at UAPB

Carol Sanders | School of Agriculture, Fisheries and Human Sciences PINE BLUFF, Ark. — Seventy-four educators representing 14 academic institutions gathered at the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff (UAPB) for the 2016 state meeting of the Arkansas Chapter of NAFSA: Association of International Educators. UAPB Chancellor Dr. Laurence B. Alexander told the educators in…

Volunteers Jamal Harvey, Gabrielle Clemons, and Rusty Eisenhower excavating at Arkansas Post National Memorial Osotouy Unit

Archeologist participates in study with national park service

In March, Dr. John House, University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff Station Archeologist for the Arkansas Archeological Survey helped direct investigations at the Osotouy Unit of Arkansas Post National Memorial in Arkansas County.  These investigations are part of an ongoing partnership between the Arkansas Archeological Survey and the US National Park Service Midwest Archeological Center…