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Campus Activities Continue Today

Campus activities will continue today, including Dean B. Ellis Library opening at noon, women's basketball this afternoon at 2 p.m. and the Delta Symphony Concert at Fowler Center.

With up to a 1/4 inch of ice on trees around campus, please use caution as the ice begins to fall from trees and elevated surfaces. Many tree limbs have fallen, and during today, more will fall with the ice load in the wind.

While the icy landscape looks pretty, please stay away from low hanging branches and watch out for persistent icy patches on the ground.

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Commencement Ceremony

05/13/2017, 2:30 PM


Arkansas State University will conduct its 2017 Spring Commencement ceremonies Saturday, May 13, at the Convocation Center, 217 Olympic Drive. Dr. Doug Whitlock, who has served as A-State’s interim chancellor since September 2016, will address the graduates and the audience at both ceremonies, scheduled for 10 a.m. and 2:30 p.m.

More than 2,200 candidates will receive degrees. There are 28 students graduating summa cum laude and 108 magna cum laude. There are 141 candidates graduating cum laude. Thirty students will graduate in University Honors, 68 will graduates in Honors, and 46 will receive Honors certificates.

To learn more about this ceremony, visit the registrar's website >>