A-State announces more postponed, canceled events amid pandemic

Mar 17, 2020

JONESBORO – A number of events scheduled for March and April on the Arkansas State University campus have been postponed or canceled in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic facing the nation.  New dates for postponed events will be announced as soon as possible.

Calendar changes since the last update issued include:

  • Student Athlete Career Fair, March 18, canceled
  • Women in STEM Trivia Night, March 19, canceled
  • Opera Production, March 19-20, canceled
  • Arkansas International Pageant, March 21-22, canceled
  • Grant Writing and Administration class, March 26, postponed
  • NEA Rabbit Breeders Association, March 27, canceled
  • Tuba and Euphonium Ensemble Concert, March 30, canceled
  • Arkansas Dept. of Transportation regional meeting, March 31, canceled
  • Trombone Choir concert, March 31, canceled
  • Mom's Day activities, April 4, canceled
  • Bill and Alice Nix Petting Zoo, April 4, canceled
  • Kays Foundation meet and greet, April 14, canceled
  • Earth Day activities, April 17, canceled
  • Play@State matinee, April 17, canceled
  • Theatre Guild reception, April 17, canceled
  • Theatre production of The Tempest, April 17-24, canceled
  • College of Engineering and Computer Science open house, April 18, canceled
  • Create@State, April 20-22, face-to-face sessions canceled

Previously announced canceled and postponed events, original date, and status are listed in chronological sequence:

  • Spring sports competitions, canceled
  • Wind Ensemble Concert, March 17, canceled
  • FFA Career Development Events, March 18, postponed
  • Retirement Reception for Carol Barnhill, March 18, postponed
  • Spring football game, March 19, canceled
  • Faculty recital by Dr. Bruce Faske, March 19, postponed
  • Transfer Preview Day, March 20, canceled
  • Lauren Daigle Concert, March 21, postponed to Aug. 13 (see ticket info on FNB Arena website)
  • KASU Bluegrass Monday, March 23, canceled
  • Women's Business Leadership Conference, April 2, Postponed
  • Arkansas College Media Association Conference, April 3, canceled
  • Spring Social Work Conference, April 3, canceled
  • ABI DNA Day Celebration, April 3, canceled
  • Concert by Cory Jackson and Marybeth Byrd, April 4, postponed
  • Mom's Day activities, April 4, canceled
  • College of Engineering and Computer Science honors banquet, April 6, canceled
  • College of Agriculture honors banquet, April 7, canceled
  • Concert Choir concert, April 7, postponed to April 21
  • Department of Media honors banquet, April 8, canceled
  • Delta Symposium: The Haunted South, April 8-11, canceled
  • Arkansas Roots Music Festival, April 11, canceled
  • College of Education and Behavioral Science honors banquet, April 13, canceled
  • Neil Griffin College of Business honors banquet, April 13, canceled
  • College of Liberal Arts and Communication, April 14, canceled
  • Department of Communications honors banquet, April 15, canceled
  • Earth Day, April 17, canceled
  • Create@State, April 20-22, canceled
  • Phi Kappa Phi honors banquet, April 20, canceled
  • Resilience, documentary film, April 20, postponed
  • Wind Ensemble Concert, April 22, canceled
  • College of Sciences and Mathematics honors banquet, April 23, canceled
  • Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure, April 25, postponed
  • College of Nursing and Health Professions honors banquet, April 27, canceled
  • Undergraduate Studies, honors banquet, April 30, canceled

This is a press release from Arkansas State University-Jonesboro.