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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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(870) 972-3820

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(870) 972-2093

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Assistant Professor of Nursing


  • MSN - Arkansas State University
  • Certificate in Public Health - University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences
  • BSN - Arkansas State University

Professional Credentials

  • RN
  • APN

Teaching Specialties

  • Foundations
  • Medical-Surgical Nursing
  • Orthopedics
  • Pain
  • Geriatrics

Research Interests

  • Orthopedics
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Pain


  • American Nurses Association
  • Sigma Theta Tau
  • Gerontological Society of America
  • Northeast Arkansas Nurse Practitioner's Association


Ms. Tate has been an assistant professor of Nursing for 2 years. She worked n chronic pain and orthopedics as a clinical nurse specialist for over 3 years. Prior to that she worked primarily in public health with Arkansas Department of Health and also as an occupational health nurse.

Linda M. Tate

Contact Information

P: 870-972-3074


Building: CONHP
Room: 512