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A-State Remains Closed Through Fri. March 6

Arkansas State University will remain closed through Friday, March 6 due to heavy snowfall and hazardous road conditions. This includes the main campus at Jonesboro and the Paragould center.

For the convenience of students, faculty/staff and the community:
  • The Acansa Dining Hall will operate under inclement weather hours, 10:30 a.m. - 8 p.m. on Thursday and 10:30 a.m. - 6:30 p.m. on Friday.
  • The Red Wolf Center will be open from noon - 5 pm during the closure.
  • The Dean B. Ellis Library will be closed on Thursday and will evaluate campus conditions on Friday morning.
  • GradStock has been rescheduled to March 9, from 9 a.m. until 5:30 p.m. at Cooper Alumni Center.
  • The Testing Center will be closed.
  • Wednesday's performance of "12 Angry Men" has been cancelled. Contact the Box Office for refund information.
  • NEA Science Fair has been postponed to March 16 at Hames Room, Convocation Center.
  • Communications Day (March 7) has been cancelled.
  • The SunBelt basketball match-ups with South Alabama will be played as scheduled.
  • This weekend's baseball matchup with UTA has been moved to Smith-Wills Stadium in Jackson, MS. First game is Saturday, March 7 at 7 p.m. and a doubleheader on Sunday, March 8 at 1 p.m.
  • The Honors Reception event scheduled for Saturday, March 7 has been cancelled.

The university reminds students to monitor their official Arkansas State student email account for information regarding classes, as explained in an announcement from Provost Lynita Cooksey.

For further updates, watch the A-State website at AState.edu and official social media: Facebook.com/ArkansasState and on Twitter @ArkansasState.

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(870) 972-3820

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Arkansas General Assembly to Recognize Arkansas State Football Team; Coach Bryan Harsin To Hold Press Conference In Little Rock


LITTLE ROCK – The 89th General Assembly of Arkansas will recognize the Arkansas State University football team today for its second consecutive Sun Belt Conference championship and its victory in the GoDaddy.com Bowl. House Resolution 1011 by 35 members of the House of Representatives and Senate Resolution 5 by State Sen. Paul Bookout of Jonesboro were filed to congratulate the Red Wolves. Representatives of the team are scheduled to appear in the House chamber at 1:30 p.m. and the Senate chamber soon afterward.

Also, Arkansas State University Head Football Coach Bryan Harsin will hold a 3 p.m. press conference today to discuss his new coaching staff, the 2013 recruiting class and plans for spring practice. The press conference, which will be held on the second floor of the War Memorial Stadium Press Box, is open to working media and the public.



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Jerry Scott
Arkansas State University
Asst. AD / Sports Information Dir.
870-972-3405 (office)
870-243-6021 (cell)