Join us throughout January for special events surrounding Ball State’s Centennial Celebration of its proud past and bright future.


Edwin K. McDonald IV, “Food Swamps, Food Deserts, and Food Insecurity”

January 10, 2019 | 5:30 p.m.

Guest speaker Edwin K. McDonald IV, assistant professor of medicine and associate director of adult clinical nutrition at the University of Chicago Medicine, is dedicated to improving the health of individuals and communities through nutrition education. Add to your calendar.

Healthy Lifestyle Fair

January 16, 2019 | 1-3 p.m.

Each department and school in the college will host booths offering guests healthy lifestyle tips, health screenings, and information about their programs. Add to your calendar.

Building Healthy Communities Workshops and Reception

January 23, 2019 | 1-5 p.m.

Join us for an afternoon of workshops that will cover topics affecting our neighborhoods and communities. The event will feature speakers from Second Harvest Food Bank, Volunteer of America of Indiana, Indiana Habitat for Humanity, and the National Association of Social Workers. Add to your calendar.

Kinesiology Reception, Alumni Awards, and Speaker

January 28, 2019 | 6 p.m.

Evening includes alumni awards and features guest speaker Dr. Wojtek Chodzko-Zajko, former World Health Organization committee member that developed the WHO guidelines for physical activity among older adults. This event is by invitation only.

Student Social Media Takeover

The University will be turning over the management of its Snapchat account to College of Health students on January 9, 17, 24, and 28. Be sure to follow us and check out what a day in the life is like for our students!

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Graduates of Distinction

College of Health graduates are among Ball State’s many in its 100 years who have made lasting contributions here in Indiana and around the world. We graduate scholars who are leaders in their professions and community. Thank you, everyone.

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Our Centennial

We will have activities and events throughout the academic year to celebrate 100 years of Beneficence: Proud Past. Bright Future. Learn more.