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A-State Will be Closed on Thursday, March 5

Arkansas State University will remain closed on Thursday, March 5 due to incoming winter weather. 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.
  • The Red Wolf Center will be open from noon - 5 pm.
  • The Dean B. Ellis Library will decide on their hours after campus conditions are evaluated Thursday 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 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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(870) 972-2093

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Department of Music to present Orchestra in Spring Concert


JONESBORO -- The Arkansas State University Orchestra will present its spring concert on Monday, April 8, at 7:30 p.m. in Fowler Center, Riceland Hall. The Orchestra is under the direction of Dr. Neale Bartee. This concert is free and open to the public.

The orchestra’s program includes: “Overture to Egmont, Opus 84” from “Goethe’s Play” by Beethoven, “Piano Concerto No.1 in E minor, Opus 11” by Frederic Chopin, “Hymn to Freedom” by Andrew Wolfe, Selections from the opera “Carmen” by George Bizet, and “Blues Seeker” by Tom O’Connor.

Donations will be accepted in continuing support of the Aileen Matthews String Scholarship fund through the ASU Foundation, P.O. Box 1990, State University, Ark. 72467.

For additional details about this and other programs sponsored by the Department of Music, interested individuals may call (870) 972-2094.

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