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University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff, is a historically black university located in Pine Bluff, Arkansas. The university, commonly referred to as "UAPB", was founded in 1873 as the Branch Normal College, which was part of the Normal department (education) of Arkansas Industrial University, later the University of Arkansas. The school moved to its current campus location in 1929. The school re-joined the University of Arkansas system in 1972 and gained its current university status. In the United States, Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCU) (a type of Minority Serving Institution or MSI) are colleges or universities that were established before 1964 with the intention of serving the African-American community. ... Pine Bluff is a city located in Jefferson County, Arkansas. ... State nickname: The Natural State Other U.S. States Capital Little Rock Largest city Little Rock Governor Mike Huckabee (R) Official languages English Area 137,732 km² (29th)  - Land 134,856 km²  - Water 2,876 km² (2. ... 1873 was a common year starting on Wednesday (see link for calendar). ... University of Arkansas The University of Arkansas (also known as the U. of A. or simply Arkansas) is a public, coeducational, land-grant university system. ... 1929 was a common year starting on Tuesday (link will take you to calendar). ... 1972 was a leap year that started on a Saturday. ...


Arkansas-Pine Bluff's colors are black and gold and their nickname is the Golden Lions. UAPB sports teams participate in NCAA Division I (I-AA for football) in the Southwestern Athletic Conference (SWAC). Black is a color with several subtle differences in meaning. ... Gold is a shade of the color yellow closest to that of gold metal. ... Binomial name Panthera leo (Linnaeus, 1758) The Lion (Panthera leo) is a mammal of the family Felidae. ... A college football game between Colorado State University and the Air Force Academy. ... The Southwestern Athletic Conference (SWAC) is a college athletic conference made up of historically black universities in the southern United States. ...


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Southwestern Athletic Conference (SWAC)
Alabama A&M | Alabama State | Alcorn State | Arkansas - Pine Bluff
Grambling State | Jackson State | Mississippi Valley State
Prairie View A&M | Southern | Texas Southern
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University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (155 words)
University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff, is a historically fl university located in Pine Bluff, Arkansas.
The university, commonly referred to as "UAPB", was founded in 1873 as the Branch Normal College, which was part of the Normal department (education) of Arkansas Industrial University, later the University of Arkansas.
The school re-joined the University of Arkansas system in 1972 and gained its current university status.
Pine Bluff, Arkansas - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (457 words)
Pine Bluff is a city located in Jefferson County, Arkansas.
The University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff is located here.
Pine Bluff is also the home of the Pine Bluff Arsenal, a major site for the demolition of chemical weapons.
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