Featured Events

Upcoming Events
2:30 p.m.
Dead Man's Cell PhoneAn odyssey of a woman forced to confront her need to connect in a technologically obsessed world.
3 p.m.
a female vocalist performingUnder the direction of Andrew Crow and Kerry Glann, the Ball State Chamber Choir and Concert Choir will present their Fall concert to include Duruflé's Requiem, arrangements of spirituals and folk songs, and modern choral compositions. Tickets available through the Emens Auditorium box office starting August 19.
7:30 p.m.
A feminist retelling of the biblical Book of Job set in the modern-day U.S. Midwest.
7:30 p.m.
A hornist performing on stageThis concert will feature Ball State's Deaf Cat Quartet and the Robert E. Marsh Horn Ensemble. Free and open to the public.
4 p.m.
University Libraries WorkshopThis workshop is packed with essential information about the research process to help you get started with your thesis project. Learn about research tools and strategies that will help you gather sources for your literature review.• Students are welcome to come to room BC 129 or join us remotely. You will receive instructions for accessing this online workshop shortly before the event begins.
5 p.m.
Calendar: Registrar
All final grade submission for the first 8 week classes must be submitted electronically by 4:59 p.m. today.
7 p.m.
Calendar: Student Life
Don YaegerDon Yaeger, business coach, 11-time New York Times best-selling author, and longtime associate editor for Sports Illustrated discusses lessons on achieving greatness.
All Day Event
Calendar: Registrar
Today is the last day to add/drop by web for classes taught in the second 8 week part of Term 22.
9 a.m.
The public is invited to an exhibition of creative projects completed by the first and second year students in the School of Art’s Master of Fine Arts in Visual Arts Program. Anyone interested in sculpture, glass, installation, and computer animation will enjoy these exhibitions.
11 a.m.
University Libraries WorkshopAttend this session for an overview of Kanopy, the streaming video service brought to you by the University Libraries. From documentaries, classics, and foreign films, learn about searching, embedding full films and clips in Canvas, and creating playlists. All sessions will be held in BL L82B on the lower level of Bracken in the Educational Technology and Resources Collection. Bring a laptop to follow along or search on your own (optional).
11 a.m.
Learn about DOMA's Spring 2020 special exhibition, "Mexican Modernity: 20th-Century Paintings from the Zapanta Collection."
2 p.m.
University Libraries WorkshopThis workshop will provide an overview of the tools available in Adobe Premiere that can help you edit video for your classroom projects.
2 p.m.
University Libraries WorkshopThis workshop will provide an overview of the tools available in Adobe Premiere that can help you edit video for your classroom projects.
3 p.m.
The group will take a field trip to Ball State's amazing David Owsley Museum of Art, the home of a huge collection of works from all over the world and covering thousands of years of human creativity. There will be a small group discussion and attendees will get a chance to see some of the most recent acquisitions to the museum.
3:30 p.m.
Frederick SuppeDr. Frederick Suppe of the history department will discuss the research produced during his recent special assigned leave on Tuesday, October 22, 2019 at 3:30 PM in the Student Center's Pineshelf Room.
5 p.m.
Calendar: Career Center
Critical Thinking is consistently ranked as one of the top skills employers look for in interns and new hires. In this highly interactive session, you will develop and utilize critical thinking strategies to solve a problem.
6:30 p.m.
University Libraries WorkshopThese days, it is difficult to find credible information in a landscape of fake news, satirical sites, and downright inaccurate reporting. As information experts, librarians share your interest in improving the critical thinking skills of students so they may become better evaluators of information, cite higher quality sources, and grow into media literate citizens. Attend this workshop led by Ball State University librarians to receive expert tips and resources to integrate into your courses.
7:30 p.m.
Wind band musicians on stage performingThis recital will feature the students of Matthew Lyon, associate professor of tuba and euphonium. Free and open to the public.
7:30 p.m.
Dead Man's Cell PhoneAn odyssey of a woman forced to confront her need to connect in a technologically obsessed world.
All Day Event
Course withdrawal period ends.
All Day Event
Calendar: Registrar
Today is the last day to course withdrawal by web for fall term classes.
9 a.m.
Join Maggie Bolter (Institutional Research and Decision Support), Lisa Garner, Delaina Boyd, and Tiffani Arnold-Pine (Office of Community Engagement), and Donald Williams (University Libraries) to learn about using Digital Measures, GivePulse, and Cardinal Scholar to better document your community-engaged teaching, research, and service.
10 a.m.
Calendar: Career Center
The phrase "transferable skills" is used frequently when helping students write a résumé, but many students still aren't sure what skills they are currently developing with their on-campus job. In this session we will identify what the National Association of Colleges and Employers recognizes as a transferable skill and how to help your student employee see the value in the work they do in your department.
11 a.m.
University Libraries WorkshopThese days, it is difficult to find credible information in a landscape of fake news, satirical sites, and downright inaccurate reporting. As information experts, librarians share your interest in improving the critical thinking skills of students so they may become better evaluators of information, cite higher quality sources, and grow into media literate citizens. Attend this workshop led by Ball State University librarians to receive expert tips and resources to integrate into your courses.
12 p.m.
Presentation on BRAZIL - Wednesday, October 23, 2019 - 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm - Student Center Yuhas Room 102 – Presenter: Rodrigo Feller – Welcome to Culture Exchange day as the Rinker Center for International Programs introduces BRAZIL!
4 p.m.
two students walking on campusExplore what is next in your career and learn how an advanced degree can take your next move to a new level.
5:30 p.m.
A vocal soloist performing on stageThis recital will feature the students of Mei Zhong, professor of voice. Free and open to the public.
6:30 p.m.
Learn the basic steps for researching the history of your home and the people who lived or owned it. Participants will learn research methods for discovering the date of construction, occupancy, and more.
7:30 p.m.
Dead Man's Cell PhoneAn odyssey of a woman forced to confront her need to connect in a technologically obsessed world.
8:15 a.m.
Gather with others in the community at Minnetrista to watch and discuss a TED Talk about community engagement.
9 a.m.
Faculty can sign-up for 20-minute sessions to meet with representatives from five campus units to discuss community-engaged project ideas.
1 p.m.
This guided tour, led by Erin Moore from the Office of Community Engagement, will showcase unique amenities and attractions on campus and in downtown Muncie.
2 p.m.
Calendar: Career Center
Working with others is a part of everyone’s job on some level, and sometimes it can be difficult. Working with people from different generations can be one of the trickiest parts of working with others, but it doesn’t have to be. This workshop will help participants understand what makes a generation different than another. By the end of this presentation we hope that you have an understanding and appreciation for all generations represented in your office space.
2 p.m.
University Libraries WorkshopCome to this session for an overview of TeachingBooks, an authoritative database of resources about books for students in grades 7-12. Content includes information about fiction and non-fiction books, authors, and illustrators. The collection also includes short movies, audio book readings and book discussion guides to help teachers increase student engagement.
5 p.m.
Please join the School of Art for a presentation by artist, Kensuke Yamada.
5:30 p.m.
Get some tips on how to eat well on a budget.
7:30 p.m.
Aubrey LoganThe media refer to #1 selling artist, Aubrey Logan as “The Queen of Sass,” and it’s easy to see why. Her concerts are a mix of excellent musicality, jaw-dropping vocals, expert trombone-playing, a breathtaking array of originals and original takes on cover songs and, well…fun! Her heart wrenching musical stories have audiences in tears just before her comedic relief has them in stitches.