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+ Campus alert: A-State Closed Thurs. March 5

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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Professor of Communication Disorders


  • Ph.D., Memphis State University, 1987, Audiology
  • M.A., Memphis State University, 1972, Audiology
  • B.S.E., Arkansas State University, 1970, Speech Pathology

Professional Credentials

  • Certificate of Clinical Competence-Audiology (CCC-A)

Teaching Specialties

  • Audiology
  • Speech and Hearing Science
  • Research   

Research Interests

  • Hearing and Auditory Processing
  • Speech Intelligibility
  • Accent Reduction


  • American Speech-Language-Hearing Association
  • Arkansas Speech-Language-Hearing Association
  • Arkansas Audiology Association


Following graduation from Arkansas State University, Mike worked as a public school speech therapist in Missouri for one year before entering the master's program in audiology at Memphis State University. Upon completion of the master's degree, he became the audiologist for the Western Arkansas Ear, Nose, and Throat Clinic in Ft. Smith, Arkansas. In 1979 he was accepted into the doctoral program in audiology at Memphis State University. While pursuing the Ph.D. Mike was Director of audiology for the Shea Clinic in Memphis, and Associate Professor in the Department of Otorhynolaryngology at the University of Tennessee medical School, also in Memphis, Director of Audiology at the Mid South hearing and Balance Center, and Director of Audiology for the William Robert Stewart ENT clinic in Columbia, Tennessee. Mike joined the faculty at Arkansas State University in the spring of 1989.

D. Michael McDaniel

Contact Information

P: 870-972-3106
F: 870-972-3788


Building: Donald W. Reynolds Center for Health Sciences
Room: 211G

Office Hours

2015 Spring

M:  8:30 - 9:30 am
T:    8:30 - 9:30 am
W:  8:30 - 9:30 am
R:   8:30 - 9:30 am
F:   8:30 - 9:30 am

Alternative Contact

Gail Rasberry
P: 870-972-3106