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A-State Remains Closed Through Friday. 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 open on Friday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. and regular hours over the weekend.
  • 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.
  • 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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(870) 972-2093

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Dallas C. Wood

Lieutenant Colonel

National Consultant Real Estate Investments
Motivational Speaker on Sales Techniques

A native of Paragould, Arkansas, Lt. Col. Dallas C. Wood was a distinguished military graduate in 1972 with a masters degree from Arkansas State University. He served twenty years active duty in the Army, including one year as company commander attached to the 11th Armor Calvary in Vietnam, three years in the 8th Infantry Division in Germany with Airborne assignments, seven years over seas in Korea, Taiwan, Taipei, China, and Japan. In 1980, Lt. Col. Wood retired from the Pentagon Army Staff where he was responsible for logistical support Worldwide Command and Control Centers for Joint Actions. While active duty, he received ten medals, including the Bronze Star for service in Vietnam. Prior to active duty, Wood served five years in the Arkansas National Guard.

In the civilian sector in the 1980’s, he founded Dallas Wood Realty in Alexandria, Virginia. In 1986, it was deemed the fastest growing realty company in the Baltimore/Washington, DC area. Mr. Wood has advised hundreds on real estate matters, including General Colin Powell and Norman Schwatzcoff. He also founded RALDAL, Inc, Wood Property Management, and Millwood Investment Trust. He is a motivational speaker on sales techniques and has addressed IBM and similar organizations. Under contract to CNN Financial Radio, he hosted a weekly talk show on real estate investing and financial matters.