2016-2017 UAPB Vesper Choir

Vesper choir spring concert set for May 5

The University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff Vesper Choir will present their spring 2017 concert May 5 at 6:00 pm in the J.M. Ross Theater of the Hathaway-Howard Fine Arts Building.  The free, public event will feature music by composers such as Heinrich Schutz, Francis Poulenc, Norman Dello Joio, Moses Hogan, William Dawson, Josephine Poelinitz, Bishop…

Jamaal Nash-Dyer to speak for sunrise service

University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff alumnus Jamaal Nash-Dyer will be the guest speaker for the annual Founders Sunrise Service on Sunday, April 30. The free, public event will be held at 6:30 a.m. in the Cross-Phipps auditorium of Caldwell Hall. Dyer is a native of Tulsa, Oklahoma. After graduating from Booker T. Washington High…

AAFCS Spring Conference Ends

Carol Sanders | School of Agriculture, Fisheries and Human Sciences Professional and student members of the Arkansas affiliate of the American Association of Family & Consumer Sciences (AAFCS) and related professionals in education, service, medical and business settings from across the state were at the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff for the AAFCS spring…

Alumna pens book on UAPB founder

Founder of UAPB Built School from the Ground Up Having operated now for more than 140 years, the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff (UAPB) was founded in 1873 as Branch Normal College by Joseph Carter Corbin, a native of Ohio and the son of former slaves. Corbin, who had a classical education, was the…

Dr. Brittini Brown to speak for convocation event April 27

Dr. Brittini Brown, director for Student Affairs Assessment, Research, and Strategic Priorities at the University of Maryland Baltimore County, will deliver the keynote speech for the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff’s 2017 Founders and Honors Awards Convocation.  The free, public event will take place Thursday, April 27 at 10:00 a.m. in the Kenneth L.…

Girls in STEM conference set for May 5

The Math and Science Pre-College STEM Center at the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff is planning a STEM Girls Leadership Conference that will be held May 5, 2017, from 8:30 a.m.- 2:30 p.m., in the STEM Conference Center.  Currently, women from local industries that are interested in being presenters are needed to provide interactive activities for…

Registration ongoing for educational access conference

The University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff (UAPB) is gearing up to host its 24th Annual Mary E. Benjamin Conference on Educational Access Wednesday, April 26 in the UAPB STEM Academy and Conference Center. With the theme, “The Cutting Edge: Technology and Computer Science in Education,” the one-day conference will address the latest technology and…