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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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University Communications
(870) 972-3820

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(870) 972-2093

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Associate Professor of Mechanical Engineering


  • PhD in Systems Engineering, 1987
  • MS in Mechanical Engineering, 1981
  • BS in Engineering, 1980
  • BS in Physics, 1980

Teaching Specialties

  • Mechanical Engineering


Paul has been a faculty member teaching Mechanical Engineering for 22 years. He has performed research with the US Army Missile Command at Redstone Arsenal during summer 1990 and 1991. He has performed research with NASA at the Stennis Space Center during summer 1993 and at the Marshal Space Center during summer 2006 and 2007.

Paul Sherman

Contact Information

P: 870-972-3142
F: 870-972-3948


Building: Lab Science West
Room: 243

Alternative Contact

Jennifer Cortez
P: 870-972-2088