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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 closed on Thursday and will evaluate campus conditions on Friday 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.
  • 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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Associate Professor


  • JD, University of Arkansas at Little Rock
  • BS, Arkansas State University

Professional Credentials

  • Accredited in Public Relations (APR)

Teaching Specialties

  • Principles of Public Relations
  • Public Relations Tools and Techniques
  • PR Case Studies and Campaigns
  • Communications Law and Ethics
  • Advanced Studies in Law
  • Principles of Advertising
  • Mass Communications in Modern Society

Research Interests

  • US/UK Comparative Media Law
  • Social Media


  • Public Relations Society of America
  • Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communications (Law and Policy, PR, and Mass Communications Divisions)
  • Western Social Science Association
  • International Society for Human Ethology
  • Kappa Tau Alpha (Chapter Advisor)
  • Volunteer for NEA Clinic Charitable Foundation


Hall has been on the faculty at Arkansas State University since August 2008. She practiced public relations professionally for ten years in a variety of industries including healthcare, finance, academia and not-for-profit organizations. 

Holly Hall

Contact Information

P: (870) 972-3135
F: (870) 972-3321


Building: Education/Communication
Room: 355

Alternative Contact

Anita Murray
P: (870) 972-3091