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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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Event Details

Disaster Camp for 7th and 8th Graders

07/14/2014, 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Nursing and Health Professions

Disaster Camp will be conducted by the Regional Center for Disaster Preparedness Education in the College of Nursing and Health Professions at A-State, July 14-18.

The camp, with sessions each afternoon, is geared for students entering seventh or eighth grade.  The schedule is designed to be both fun and educational at the same time.

The camp incorporates computer technology, science, and all types of disasters, as well as individual disaster planning, first aid, CPR, and coping strategies.  The camp finale will be an earthquake simulation.

The fee for the camp is only $75 for the week, or $125 for two students from the same family.

For additional details or to register, interested persons may contact Skyla Talley at stalley@astate.edu or (870) 680‑8286.