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UAM psychology honor society receives honor

The University of Arkansas at Monticello chapter of Psi Chi psychology honor society was selected as a “Model Chapter of the Year,” one of 27 nationally to receive the award, according to Rick Clubb, dean of the School of Social and Behavioral Sciences.

Greater Ward to open pantry

Greater Ward Chapel AME Church, 3700 W. Sixth Ave., will give away food boxes from 5:30 -7:30 p.m. Tuesday, July 26. A first time participant must bring picture ID, proof of residence (utility bill) and proof of income.

STEM STARS project begins at UAPB

Funded by a five-year, $3.7 million grant from the National Science Foundation, the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff has become a partner with Jackson State University and Xavier University of Louisiana to help increase the number of STEM teachers in high need school districts.