Upcoming Events
2 p.m.
University Libraries WorkshopLearn the basics of Wix, a free tool for creating websites. You’ll get an overview of the tools available in Wix that can help you create an effective online portfolio for your future endeavors.
2 p.m.
University Libraries WorkshopLearn the basics of Wix, a free tool for creating websites. You’ll get an overview of the tools available in Wix that can help you create an effective online portfolio for your future endeavors.
5 p.m.
Demystify networking as a job and internship search tool. You will learn about various resources to assist you with your networking activities and also begin the process of developing a network list. You'll even get to practice skills for engaging with your network.
5:30 p.m.
This information session will allow you to explore whether a masters degree in social work is a good fit for you and your overall career plan.
6 p.m.
What sets you apart from people competing for the same job? This workshop will delve into how to highlight your skills in order to showcase what makes you worthy of recognition from potential employers.
9 a.m.
Instructors from the Midwest Masonry Council will provide exhibits, and hands-on stations where students can experience laying brick and block and cut masonry flashing.
5 p.m.
If you aren’t sure how a career fair works or what to do before attending one, discover all you need to know at this workshop.
12 p.m.
George Shirley is in high demand around the globe as performer, lecturer, and teacher. He has performed more than 80 operatic roles at leading opera houses around the world and maintains a career that has spanned more than five decades. He was the first African-American tenor to sing with the Metropolitan Opera and he became the first African-American member of the United States Army Chorus in Washington, D.C. Free and open to the public.
10 a.m.
This information session will allow you to explore whether a masters degree in social work is a good fit for you and your overall career plan.
12 p.m.
A part of the annual Saxtemberfest series of events. Dr. Page has garnered international prominence as one of the leading saxophonists of today’s younger generation. He is currently assistant professor of saxophone at the Butler School of Music within the University of Texas at Austin. Free and open to the public.
5 p.m.
If you aren’t sure how a career fair works or what to do before attending one, discover all you need to know at this workshop.
10 a.m.
If you aren’t sure how a career fair works or what to do before attending one, discover all you need to know at this workshop.
11 a.m.
Cardinal Job FairA wide range of employers visit campus to connect with Ball State students and alumni for internships and full-time employment. You will not want to miss this opportunity.Once a semester the Career Center brings together a diverse group of employers who are all looking for one thing: potential employees.The spring Cardinal Job Fair attracts around 170 employers who come to Ball State specifically to meet students and alumni. This is a great opportunity to get a start on your career planning and to network with people who could help you with those plans. Whether you are looking for part-time or full-time positions or internships, there are plenty of prospects under one roof when you attend Cardinal Job Fair.
12 p.m.
Forms+Surfaces | The Material Talks @ Lunch series is a set of informative sessions in which company representatives teach students and faculty about materials and products using case studies and recent projects.
4 p.m.
A part of the annual Saxtemberfest series of events. Alto and soprano saxophonist Jaleel Shaw has performed and recorded with the likes of Clark Terry, Roy Hargrove, The Mingus Big Band, Christian McBride, Chick Corea, Jason Moran, Jeff "Tain" Watts, Arturo Sandoval, Nicholas Payton, Dave Holland, Jimmy Cobb, the Village Vanguard Orchestra, and the Count Basie Orchestra. Free and open to the public.
2 p.m.
This information session will allow you to explore whether a master's in public administration is a good fit for you and your overall career plan.
9 a.m.
Join Eugene Levinson, principal bass emeritus of the New York Philharmonic and faculty member at the Juilliard School, and Ball State double bass professor Joel Braun for a day of master classes, workshops, and performances. Levinson has also been a faculty member at the Aspen and Sarasota Music Festivals since 1979 and has taught master classes worldwide.
12 p.m.
Mark Kellogg is associate professor of trombone, euphonium, and brass chamber music at the Eastman School of Music. A faculty member since 1991, Mr. Kellogg teaches trombone, euphonium, and jazz trombone, and coordinates the brass chamber music program. Free and open to the public.
All Day Event
Ryan White from Røde microphones will present the latest developments from the famed Australian microphone company. This is a great opportunity to learn about microphones, recording techniques, and to see the Ball State Music Media Production studios in action during a recording session. Free and open to the public.
2:30 p.m.
Are you ready to save campus? Join us in this interactive escape room-style challenge utilizing the principles of workplace problem solving. This session will help you develop and utilize critical thinking strategies as well as teamwork. Registration is required to attend, and space is limited.
5 p.m.
Problem solving is one of the key skills employers look for in interns and new hires. This session will help you develop and utilize critical thinking strategies as well as discuss the roles of values and ethics when making decisions.
6 p.m.
Have you ever wondered what to wear for work or an interview or how to write an important email? At this workshop you will learn about professional standards of dress and communication as well as how to understand organizational culture.
3 p.m.
Are you ready to save campus? Join us in this interactive escape room-style challenge utilizing the principles of workplace problem solving. This session will help you develop and utilize critical thinking strategies as well as teamwork. Registration is required to attend, and space is limited.
5 p.m.
Discover the in’s and out’s of landing the best salary and benefits for yourself. There are many things to consider; you will want to attend to find the best ways to set yourself up for success.
9 a.m.
Are you ready to save campus? Join us in this interactive escape room-style challenge utilizing the principles of workplace problem solving. This session will help you develop and utilize critical thinking strategies as well as teamwork. Registration is required to attend, and space is limited.
2 p.m.
Are you ready to save campus? Join us in this interactive escape room-style challenge utilizing the principles of workplace problem solving. This session will help you develop and utilize critical thinking strategies as well as teamwork. Registration is required to attend, and space is limited.
9 a.m.
Join clarinet professor Elizabeth Crawford and Chicago Symphony Orchestra bass clarinetist J. Lawrie Bloom for a full day of clinics, recitals, and master classes. Bloom is a Buffet Crampon Artist and is a senior lecturer at Northwestern University. Registration information and specific schedule to be announced.
All Day Event
Join flute professor Mihoko Watanabe and Paris-based flutist Patricia Nagle for a day filled with flute choir readings, clinics, master classes, and performances. Nagle currently serves on faculty at École Normale de Musique in Paris and has performed and recorded under the direction of many illustrious conductors. A fun and educational event, Flute Day is geared toward flute enthusiasts of all ages.
9 a.m.
Janette Fishell is currently professor of organ and chair of the organ department at the IU Jacobs School of Music. Her students have distinguished themselves in academia, concerts, and as prizewinners in competitions, both national and international. They also successfully serve in churches and on university faculties throughout the US, Europe, and Asia, and include Fulbright award recipients. Free and open to the public.
4 p.m.
University Libraries WorkshopAttend this workshop to learn about resources available for free to Indiana teachers. We will identify useful and reliable sources for teaching materials, resources for your students, and professional reading for you.
5 p.m.
Are you concerned about potential employers looking for your Facebook profile or Instagram account? What does your social media presence say about you? Come to this session to learn how to manage this part of your professional self and make it work for you.
5:30 p.m.
This information session will allow you to explore whether a masters degree in social work is a good fit for you and your overall career plan.
11 a.m.
University Libraries WorkshopAttend this workshop to learn about resources available for free to Indiana teachers. We will identify useful and reliable sources for teaching materials, resources for your students, and professional reading for you.
11 a.m.
University Libraries WorkshopAttend this workshop to learn about resources available for free to Indiana teachers. We will identify useful and reliable sources for teaching materials, resources for your students, and professional reading for you.
4 p.m.
University Libraries WorkshopInformation and technology skills are crucial to success for 21st century learners. Come to this session to learn about how research projects and help from librarians can help your students learn these skills. We’ll talk about assignments and projects you can use to help your students successfully navigate the information and technology landscape.
11 a.m.
University Libraries WorkshopInformation and technology skills are crucial to success for 21st century learners. Come to this session to learn about how research projects and help from librarians can help your students learn these skills. We’ll talk about assignments and projects you can use to help your students successfully navigate the information and technology landscape
11 a.m.
This information session will allow you to explore whether a graduate degree in school psychology, school counseling, quantitative psychology or educational psychology is a good fit for you and your overall career plan.
5 p.m.
Get introduced to the process of intentional career planning, and you can begin exploring immediately!
4 p.m.
University Libraries WorkshopLearn about the resources available to secondary education students from the University Libraries. No matter what your teaching area, you’ll find resources to help you engage your students and enrich your teaching. Attend this workshop to learn how to locate these resources and suggestions for using them in class.
11 a.m.
This information session will allow you to explore whether a master's in public administration is a good fit for you and your overall career plan.
12 p.m.
Justin Cook is the assistant professor of trombone at the University of Central Arkansas where he teaches studio trombone, trombone choir, brass ensembles, and low brass methods. Free and open to the public.
1:30 p.m.
Are you ready to save campus? Join us in this interactive escape room-style challenge utilizing the principles of workplace problem solving. This session will help you develop and utilize critical thinking strategies as well as teamwork. Registration is required to attend, and space is limited.
11 a.m.
Are you ready to save campus? Join us in this interactive escape room-style challenge utilizing the principles of workplace problem solving. This session will help you develop and utilize critical thinking strategies as well as teamwork. Registration is required to attend, and space is limited.
12 p.m.
Material Talks at Lunch with William Baker Company | The Material Talks @ Lunch series is a set of informative sessions in which company representatives teach students and faculty about materials and products using case studies and recent projects. This semester we have representatives from Forms+Surfaces, AGC Chemicals, William Baker Company, and American Hydrotech speaking in the series.
12 p.m.
Ms. Chin teaches at Bowling Green State University's College of Musical Arts as assistant professor of violin and gives violin masterclasses at music institutions throughout the United States. She received her Bachelor of Music degree from Indiana University’s School of Music as a student of Miriam Fried and her Master of Music degree from the Juilliard School as a student of Robert Mann. Free and open to the public.
5 p.m.
Problem solving is one of the key skills employers look for in interns and new hires. This session will help you develop and utilize critical thinking strategies as well as discuss the roles of values and ethics when making decisions.
10 a.m.
Are you ready to save campus? Join us in this interactive escape room-style challenge utilizing the principles of workplace problem solving. This session will help you develop and utilize critical thinking strategies as well as teamwork. Registration is required to attend, and space is limited.
6 p.m.
Have you ever wondered what to wear for work or an interview or how to write an important email? At this workshop you will learn about professional standards of dress and communication as well as how to understand organizational culture.
2 p.m.
Are you ready to save campus? Join us in this interactive escape room-style challenge utilizing the principles of workplace problem solving. This session will help you develop and utilize critical thinking strategies as well as teamwork. Registration is required to attend, and space is limited.
8 a.m.
Associate Professor of Cello Peter Opie and colleagues from leading American music schools and orchestras present a full day of master classes on Johann Sebastian Bach’s six unaccompanied cello suites. Free and open to the public.
5:30 p.m.
Discover the correct fork to use, who passes the rolls, how you make small talk, and more at this professional dining experience. Students must register to attend this event.
1 p.m.
This information session will allow you to explore whether a doctoral degree in educational psychology is a good fit for you and your overall career plan.
12 p.m.
Join Patricia Rogers, retired principal bassoon of the Metropolitan Opera Orchestra, and Ball State bassoon professor Keith Sweger for a day of master classes, workshops, and performances. Rogers is in great demand as a woodwind coach and conductor, and has served on the faculties of the Mannes School of Music, the Manhattan School of Music, Bard College, and The Juilliard School.
5 p.m.
Even when you find the job you have been searching for, there are still plenty of things to consider. Make sure you are prepared for the world of work with this program.
6 p.m.
Bills can become even more complicated when moving from college into the world of work. Visit this workshop to learn tips for wisely managing your money regardless of income level. Explore how decisions you make now can impact your lifestyle in the future.
5 p.m.
Discover the many differences you will face upon leaving college and joining a full-time career. Life can be vastly different, and the Career Center is here to help talk you through it.
5:30 p.m.
Discover the correct fork to use, who passes the rolls, how you make small talk, and more at this professional dining experience. Students must register to attend this event.
5 p.m.
Problem solving is one of the key skills employers look for in interns and new hires. This session will help you develop and utilize critical thinking strategies as well as discuss the roles of values and ethics when making decisions.
6 p.m.
Have you ever wondered what to wear for work or an interview or how to write an important email? At this workshop you will learn about professional standards of dress and communication as well as how to understand organizational culture.
5 p.m.
Get introduced to the process of intentional career planning, and you can begin exploring immediately!
4 p.m.
Session drummer Wayne Salzmann II will come to the Ball State music media production studios for an intensive drum recording and studio drumming workshop. He will talk about drumming for recording sessions and play several demonstrations, while his DW drum kit will be miked with state of the art microphones and studio gear. A great opportunity for everyone interested in becoming a professional drummer or learn more about drum miking. Free and open to the public.
5:30 p.m.
Discover the correct fork to use, who passes the rolls, how you make small talk, and more at this professional dining experience. Students must register to attend this event.
12 p.m.
Mary Schiller has appeared in more than 30 operas, in oratorio, and in recital performances in the U.S., France, and Germany. She currently maintains a private voice studio in New York City and is head of the voice faculty at the Cleveland Institute of Music. Free and open to the public.
2 p.m.
This information session will allow you to explore whether a master's in public administration is a good fit for you and your overall career plan.
11 a.m.
Multiple Grammy Award-winner Howard Levy is an acknowledged master of the diatonic harmonica, a superb pianist, innovative composer, recording artist, bandleader, teacher, and producer. He is perhaps best known as a founding member of Bela Fleck and the Flecktones. The 2nd Annual Jazz Rhythm Section Day will feature a master class, Q&A session, and performance by Mr. Levy, and will also include a master class, performance, and one-on-one time with several School of Music jazz faculty members. Free and open to the public.
5:30 p.m.
Discover the correct fork to use, who passes the rolls, how you make small talk, and more at this professional dining experience. Students must register to attend this event.
5:30 p.m.
Discover the correct fork to use, who passes the rolls, how you make small talk, and more at this professional dining experience. Students must register to attend this event.
7 p.m.
This information session will allow you to explore whether a master's in nutrition and dietetics is a good fit for you and your overall career plan.
5:30 p.m.
This information session will allow you to explore whether a masters degree in social work is a good fit for you and your overall career plan.