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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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Event Details

ASU Youth Orchestra - Session I, 6th - 12th Grades

08/24/2013, 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM


This class is for any student in grades 6-12, who has had at least one year of instruction on a bowed string instrument.  All music will be furnished;  instruments and bows are not furnished.  Two Youth Orchestra classes are offered, and each class will present a concert open to the public and free of charge.  Taught and conducted by ASU Music Department.  

Audition Date: Saturday August 24, at 9:00 a.m.

Rehearsals: 8/24*, 8/31, 9/7, 9/14, 9/21 & 9/30, 9:00-11:00 a.m.

Dress Rehearsal: Monday September 30, at 5:30 p.m.

Concert I: Monday September 30, at 6:30 p.m., Riceland Hall, Fowler Center

*The rehearsal on 8/24 will take place from 1:00-3:00 p.m.


6th - 12th


August 24 - September 30


9:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.





ASU-Jonesboro Campus
Fine Arts Building, Choir Room 144 
2412 Quapaw Way
Jonesboro, AR 72401


Guy Harrison, Violin Faculty

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Call 870-972-3052 for more information or to register for classes.