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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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Economics & Finance

Patricia Robertson


Dr. Patricia Robertson

Chair, Economics and Finance

Associate Professor of Business Law

Phone: 870-972-2300

Office: Business, 302


Chris Brown


Dr. Chris Brown

Professor of Economics

Phone: 870-972-3737

Office: Delta Center for Economic Development, 209


Jim Washam


Dr. Jim Washam

Associate Dean of Undergraduate Programs

Associate Professor of Finance

Phone: 870-972-3960

Office: Business, 101B


Jerry Crawford


Dr. Jerry Crawford

Professor of Economics

Phone: 870-972-3738

Office: Business, 407


Gauri Guha


Dr. Gauri Guha

Associate Professor of Economics

Phone: 870-680-8465

Office: Business, 107B


Xiankui Hu


Dr. Xiankui Hu

Associate Professor of Finance

Phone: 870-972-2470

Office: Business, 309


David Kern


Dr. David Kern

Associate Professor of Finance

Phone: 870-680-8466

Office: Business, 332


Randy Kesselring


Dr. Randy Kesselring

Professor of Economics

Phone: 870-680-8467

Office: Business, 402D


J. Mark Lewis


Dr. J. Mark Lewis

Senior Lecture in Law

Phone: 870-972-2076

Office: Business, 310


Jeffrey Pittman


Dr. Jeffrey Pittman

Professor of Business Law

Phone: 870-972-2263

Office: Business, 302


Richard Taylor


Dr. Richard Taylor

Professor of Finance

Phone: 870-680-8081

Office: Business, 424A


Ann Bates


Ann Bates

Administrative Specialist

Phone: 870-972-2280

Office: Business, 302


Philip Tew


Dr. Philip Tew

Assistant Professor of Finance

Phone: 870-972-3742

Office: Business, 412


Kalpana Khanal


Dr. Kalpana Khanal

Temporary Instructor of Economics

Phone: 870-680-8147