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A-State Closing at 1 pm on Wednesday, March 4

Arkansas State University will be closing at 1 p.m. on Wednesday, March 4 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 be open until 8 p.m.
  • The Red Wolf Center will close at 3 p.m.
  • The Dean B. Ellis Library will close at 1 p.m.
  • GradStock has been rescheduled to March 9, from 9 a.m. until 5:30 p.m. at Cooper Alumni Center.
  • The Testing Center will close at 1 p.m.
  • Tonight'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 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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University Communications
(870) 972-3820

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(870) 972-2093

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Environmental Health & Safety establishes and maintains governing principles to ensure laboratory and environmental compliance.

Our duties include laboratory safety audits, maintenance and operation of environmental permits, and the disposal of hazardous and regulated materials.

Laser Safety

ANSI standards require all employees who work with or are potentially exposed to Class 3B or Class 4 laser radiation to have a through understanding of the hazards of lasers of those Classes. Arkansas State University has chosen The Laser Institute of America Laser Safety in Educational Institutions Training - Online to fulfill the training requirements. The cost of the training is $99 and must be paid when taking the course. 

Laser Safety in Educational Institutes Training-Online

Contact Starr Fenner, Laser Safety Officer for more information or call 972-2862.