Upcoming Events
3:30 p.m.
Welcome to Ball State's educational psychology graduate programs! The purpose of this recruitment event is to explore our Master's and Ph.D. programs, including the types of courses offered, research conducted by faculty mentors, future career options, and general information about Ball State and campus life. We will also have time for questions. We are looking forward to discussing these opportunities with future students!
4 p.m.
No doubt you’re aware of the need for applied behavior analysis therapists, special education teachers, and other human service professionals. We have two online master’s degrees that will help you meet such needs. With our 30-credit master’s in applied behavior analysis (ABA) with an emphasis in autism, you can prepare for the Behavior Analyst Certification Board (BACB) exam in less than two years.
4 p.m.
Discover more about Ball State's online graduate special education programs in this live webinar.
5 p.m.
Calendar: Social Work
Smash Domestic ViolenceJoin the Center for Survivor Support and the BSU Counseling Center to Smash Domestic Violence!
7 p.m.
Discover about Ball State's online graduate programs.
8 p.m.
Calendar: Student Center
Join UPB for some Spooky Trivia in the Student Center Tally for a chance to win Halloween Blankets, Spooky Decor, Halloween Plushies, and more!
All Day Event
Third Fall Semester eBill available to view. For more information, visit the Student Financial Services website.
12 p.m.
Calendar: Social Work
​Join this Lunch and Learn workshop about substance use disorder stigma and bias. Cost: $10 / Free for Students1.0 CEU Available
12 p.m.
This Lunch and Learn Session from the Department of Social Work will help participants understand the stigma of SUD and help provide tools to deal with it. The cost is $10 for faculty and staff, free for students. 1.0 CEU available through social work.
6:30 p.m.
"Halloween: Celestial Origins"What do you associate with Halloween? Trick-or-Treating, costumes… astronomy? After all, Halloween is an astronomical holiday! During this program you will learn the history of Halloween and how it fits into the seasons as a “cross-quarter day.” We will also explore the night sky and learn what planets, constellations, and stars will be out on your Halloween evening.
1 p.m.
Preserving Local History: Community Scan Day Oct 2022Ball State University Libraries, Delaware County Historical Society, Minnetrista Museum & Gardens, and Muncie Public Library have teamed up again and invite you to bring your local photographs and documents to a Community Scan Day! We will scan your items for possible inclusion in our digital community archives. Keep your original items and gain a digital copy on a free flash drive.
3:30 p.m.
"Earth, Moon & Sun"Coyote has many misconceptions about our home planet and its most familiar neighbors. His confusion about the universe makes viewers think about how Earth, Moon and Sun work together as a system and learn to distinguish between myths and science. Learn the basics of fusion and solar energy and why the Sun rises and sets.
5 p.m.
There will be a total eclipse of the Sun visible from Muncie, Indiana in just two years. A total solar eclipse is such a spectacular event, it is never too early to start planning for one. Come learn how solar and lunar eclipses happen, and about scientific discoveries that have been supported by total solar eclipses. This show also uses beautiful visuals to explore the historical and cultural view of eclipses, and explains how to safely see these awe-inspiring sights.​​
6:30 p.m.
"Halloween: Celestial Origins"What do you associate with Halloween? Trick-or-Treating, costumes… astronomy? After all, Halloween is an astronomical holiday! During this program you will learn the history of Halloween and how it fits into the seasons as a “cross-quarter day.” We will also explore the night sky and learn what planets, constellations, and stars will be out on your Halloween evening.
7:30 p.m.
Title text on top of a blue graphic of a microphone7:30 p.m. | Emens Auditorium
8 p.m.
Calendar: Student Center
Late Nite At The Museum! Join us on the 2nd Floor of the Student Center for a DIY Gift Shop, Sculpture Class, A Living Statue, Make Your Own "Bad Art," and Open Mic Party, PLUS! Fazoli's Pasta and Breadsticks!
All Day Event
University Administrative Offices Open
All Day Event
University Administrative Offices Open
1:30 p.m.
Who takes care of maintains the plants in the traffic median downtown, supplies flowers along Walnut Street, in front of the downtown merchants, and on the Washington Street bridge? Who maintains Fireman’s Park and designed the cantilevered walkway on Wheeling Avenue? The overlooks along the White River? Community Enhancement Projects is a private non-profit group dedicated to the beautification of our community! Rick Zeigler, President of CEP, will introduce the group to these and many other projects undertaken by this organization.
11 a.m.
University Libraries WorkshopCopyright and access are critical components of digital scholarship. In this workshop, attendees will learn how copyright and access apply to digital scholarship in an academic setting. We will discuss the copyright of existing digital projects and define your rights as digital scholarship practitioners. We will address concepts including fair use, CC-BY, and others.
11 a.m.
University Libraries WorkshopFinding full text articles on publishers’ websites and Google Scholar just got easier thanks to University Libraries and LibKey Nomad. Once installed, the Nomad plugin will display an icon on webpages when it detects citation information. The icon will allow you to download the full text or direct you to an Interlibrary Loan form when full text isn’t directly available. This brief workshop will demonstrate the installation process for Chrome and Firefox and show how LibKey Nomad works.
12 p.m.
University Libraries WorkshopLearn effective search techniques and explore sources for scholarly, professional, or newspaper articles on topics in architecture, construction management, historic preservation, interior design, urban design, or urban planning.
4 p.m.
University Libraries WorkshopThis workshop for music education students, will explore search strategies and resources useful for research into the teaching and learning of music. Resources discussed will include research databases ERIC and APA PsycINFO, as well as resources from the National Association for Music Education (NAfME) website.
6:30 p.m.
“Business LLC Presents: “Let’s Destress!” Come down to Kinghorn MPR come enjoy a stress-free evening with the Business LLC during the time of midterms! Are midterms stressing you out? Do you need a break? Come enjoy some popcorn and watch the film “The Founder” to later discuss the creation of McDonald’s. All while grab-and-go resources from the Counseling Center will be available!
7:30 p.m.
Faculty Artist SeriesFaculty Artist Series: Mei Zhong, mezzo-soprano, and James Helton, piano, with Meryl Mantione, soprano will hold a recital on October 12 starting at 7:30 p.m. at Sursa Hall.
3:30 p.m.
Cardinal Directions (formerly known as “Stars to Steer By”) is a career series geared to students in Anthropology, English, History, Modern Languages & Classics, and Philosophy & Religious Studies. Remember: recent alumni still looking for jobs or interested in a career pivot are also welcome!
3:30 p.m.
Dr. Kim Arcand standing inside an observatory with a large red telescope behind her. Image by Stacey Doyle.Join us live on YouTube on October 13, 2022 at 3:30pm ET with Dr. Kim Arcand, a leading expert in astronomy visualization and a pioneer in 3D imaging, printing, and extended reality applications with astrophysics data.
4 p.m.
University Libraries WorkshopTake your search strategies to the next level with these tips and tricks. We will explore bibliographies, discographies, journal browse, Library of Congress Subject Headings, WorldCat, Google Scholar, and Ball State University Libraries’ newest resource, LibKey Nomad.
5 p.m.
Calendar: Graduate School
Join us for a mixer to socialize with other graduate students! We will have snacks too!
5:30 p.m.
Dogs and Donuts is back and better than ever! Presented by the College of Communication, Information, and Media and CCIM Living-Learning Community in its home of Botsford-Swinford Hall. Come meet the Dogs of your CCIM Faculty and Staff and have a donut! View event details for complete information about Dogs and Donuts 2022!
5:30 p.m.
Paul Butler will hold a recital on the bassoon on October 13 in Hahn Hall starting at 5:30 p.m.
6 p.m.
Join the David Owsley Museum of Art for a presentation by featured artist Diane Burko.
All Day Event
All midterm grade submissions for full term undergraduate classes must be submitted electronically by close of business today.
11 a.m.
Join the College of Architecture and Planning for an information session, open house, and trip to Indianapolis and find out more about the 2-year or 3- year M.Arch program. By attending this session, we will waive the full cost of the $60 Ball State University Graduate School application fee.
12 p.m.
Do you want to work with children and adolescents as a mental health professional? Join this free virtual session to learn about the EdS and PhD School Psychology program to learn about career path differences and program requirements. We will also share info about popular specialization areas and how we infuse equity, diversity, and advocacy into our curriculum.
2 p.m.
University Libraries WorkshopIf you will be working on a literature review for your project or papers and have questions, come and learn from the experts. Find out how to locate resources and develop a literature review. A faculty panel will share ideas and information about putting together one of the most important parts of research.
2 p.m.
Meet the Program Director and Graduate Assistant for information about the Doctor of Audiology Program. Take a guided tour of the clinical and academic facilities.  
3 p.m.
The graduate program in Speech-Language Pathology welcomes prospective students and their families to an open house to learn more about Ball State and our Master of Arts in Speech-Language Pathology program. The visit day will include information about our program, a tour of our Speech-Language Clinic, and a Q&A session with current graduate students.
5:30 p.m.
Conor Dailey poses in front of a display case.Conor Daily will hold a recital on the tuba in Hahn Hall on October 14 starting at 5:30 p.m.