//Tag:Black History Month

Midsouth Summit Black Expo Provides Health Screenings

March 7, 2017 | UAMS provided more than 50 health screenings at the 13th Annual Midsouth Summit Black Expo held Feb. 25 at the Little Rock Metroplex. The expo, presented by UAMS, brought together a community of entertainers, health institutions, businesses and other organizations to celebrate Black History Month. The UAMS MammoVan mobile mammography unit [...]

By | 2017-03-07T15:52:05+00:00 March 7th, 2017|Faculty, University News|0 Comments

Black History Panel Discusses Higher Education

Feb. 28, 2017 | A group of Arkansas educators and students convened at UAMS on Feb. 23 to discuss issues facing black students throughout the education system. More than 50 UAMS faculty, staff and students attended the event, hosted by the Chancellor’s Committee for Diversity and the UAMS Center for Diversity Affairs as part of [...]

By | 2017-02-28T14:55:28+00:00 February 28th, 2017|Faculty, Student, University News|0 Comments

Events Feature Underground Railroad and Abolitionist Movement

Feb. 29, 2016 | UAMS celebrated diversity in February with two events in honor of Black History Month. Historian and longtime College of Pharmacy faculty member Jonathan Wolfe, Ph.D., traced connections in his family to the Underground Railroad and the Battle of Helena in Arkansas during the Civil War while speaking Feb. 18 at the [...]

By | 2017-01-28T09:43:24+00:00 February 29th, 2016|University News|0 Comments