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UAPB psychology professor receives grant

UAPB’s Anthony Austin will study the health benefits of educational attainment and whether they are less pronounced for African-Americans through his recent award from the Psychological Research and Training on Health Disparities Issues Grants (ProDIGs).

Lewis to entertain at PB business

Joe Lewis, an entertainer from Pine Bluff, will play piano at 6 p.m. Friday, July 17, at Bake the World a Better Place. The bakery, which recently held its grand opening, is located near JCPenney at The Pines mall. (Special to The Commercial)

OBU announces Dean’s List

Ouachita Baptist University at Arkadelphia announced its Dean’s List for the spring 2015 semester. Students must have at least a 3.5 grade point average with 12 hours to be named to the list.

Quest sets event July 18

Quest School of Pine Bluff, 308 S. Blake St., will host its mid-summer Blacktop Blast from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, July 18. The event will include music, face painting, cake walk and refreshments. Drawings will be held to win a bike and other prizes.