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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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Arkansas State SBTDC To Host QuickBooks Training


JONESBORO, Ark. — Local business owners and entrepreneurs who need help navigating the sometimes complicated waters of QuickBooks are encouraged to attend four upcoming workshops hosted by the Arkansas State University Small Business and Technology Development Center (SBTDC).

The four sessions are — QuickBooks I: Chart of Accounts and Check Writing, April 1, 6-9 p.m.; QuickBooks II: Inventory/Accounts Payable, April 3, 6-9 p.m.; QuickBooks III: Accounts Receivable, April 8, 6-9 p.m.; and QuickBooks IV: Payroll, April 10, 6-9 p.m.

The cost of each seminar is $65 per person. The sessions can be taken in succession or attendees can choose which workshops to attend based on their specific needs. The sessions will be held at the Arkansas State University Delta Center for Economic Development. Register online at http://asbtdc.org/training/jonesboro-events/.

The Arkansas State SBTDC is part of the College of Business and located in the Delta Center for Economic Development. For information, call 870.972.3517 or visit http://www.astate.edu/a/sbtdc.

The ASBTDC is a partnership of the U.S Small Business Administration, the University of Arkansas at Little Rock’s College of Business and other institutions of higher education. Through a statewide network of seven offices, ASBTDC assists start-ups, existing businesses, expanding businesses and technology businesses. As the state’s premier business assistance program, the ASBTDC is dedicated to helping small businesses achieve success and to promoting economic development throughout the state.

The workshops are co-sponsored by the Jones & Company, Ltd. Jonesboro Regional Chamber of Commerce, Downtown Jonesboro Association, First Security Bank, First Community Bank, Focus Bank, and Simmons First Bank.