Tuesday, March 21, 2023
11 a.m.
Connor HitchcockConnor is the CEO and Co-Founder of Homefield, a premium collegiate apparel brand based in Indianapolis. The venture began as a fun side project out of his college apartment in Bloomington, Indiana, that he carried to his first condo in Indianapolis in 2016. He and his co-founder/wife, Christa, made the lead and quit their jobs in 2018 to officially turn a side project into a full-time adventure: Homefield. In the five years since the jump, the Homefield team has grown from 2 to 40, moved offices four times, and acquired over 125 collegiate licenses, quickly becoming one of the hottest names in the collegiate-licensed space. Connor’s interests and areas of expertise lie in organic, community-based marketing and organizational development.
2 p.m.
University Libraries WorkshopDiscover how to find company and industry information for assignments or investing purposes using subscription databases available to Ball State University students, faculty, and staff. Sources include articles and company, stock, and industry reports. Participants will learn about creating lists of company data as well as finding articles and reports. This workshop may of interest to business students and faculty alike.
3 p.m.
University Libraries WorkshopIf you have an assignment which requires legal research this semester, this workshop may save you some time and frustration. It will introduce you to Nexis Uni and other sources for finding statutes, cases, legal encyclopedias, and law review articles.
3:30 p.m.
Man speaking to crowdInterested in law school? Want to learn more about careers in the legal profession?Come to the Law School Exploration Event on Tues., March 21st from 3:30 - 5:00 p.m. in North Quad 160.
5 p.m.
University Libraries WorkshopAttend this workshop to learn about sources for popular music studies, a growing field in music research. From rock and jazz to film scores and videogame music, there is so much more musical territory to explore than even just a few years ago. With this open frontier comes new challenges as we reframe our discussion of aesthetics and weed through an abundance of non-scholarly sources. Bolster your study and understanding of popular music with this informative session.