Upcoming Events
11 a.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.
4 p.m.
University Libraries WorkshopThe University Libraries has a large collection of curriculum and teaching materials for pre-service teachers. Students in this workshop will learn tips for searching for these items in OneSearch and have a chance to explore teaching tools in a variety of disciplines. This session is designed for all preservice teachers, prr-K-12 in any content area or specialty. All sessions will be held in Education, Music and Media (Bracken Library, Lower Level) in Meeting Room 1. Bring a laptop to follow along or search on your own (optional).
2 p.m.
University Libraries WorkshopUniversity Libraries and the Sponsored Projects Administration (SPA) are combining forces to provide an overview of Pivot™, how it may be used to find funding and collaboration opportunities, and how Library resources can be used to support your scholarly endeavors.
2:30 p.m.
Enjoy a free, docent-led tour in the DOMA galleries.
12 p.m.
University Libraries WorkshopWix is a free online drag-and-drop website builder. Of the three platforms offered in EMM’s Website Builder Series, Wix is the most beginner-friendly. In this first of a 3-part series, the basics of Wix will be covered; including the initial setup, brief overview of available tools, and strategies for design layout.
4 p.m.
University Libraries WorkshopThe University Libraries has a large collection of curriculum and teaching materials for pre-service teachers. Students in this workshop will learn tips for searching for these items in OneSearch and have a chance to explore teaching tools in a variety of disciplines. This session is designed for all preservice teachers, prr-K-12 in any content area or specialty. All sessions will be held in Education, Music and Media (Bracken Library, Lower Level) in Meeting Room 1. Bring a laptop to follow along or search on your own (optional).
4 p.m.
University Libraries WorkshopWordPress is a highly flexible website builder. Of the three platforms offered in EMM’s Website Builder Series, WordPress is a great middle ground between a drag-and-drop builder and creating from scratch. In this first of a 3-part series, the basics of WordPress will be covered; including the initial setup, brief overview of available tools, and strategies for design layout.
12 p.m.
University Libraries WorkshopWant to learn how to build a website from scratch? Come and learn the basics of HTML & CSS coding! This HTML & CSS workshop offers a solid foundation for building websites with code. In this first of a 3-part series, the basics of HTML & CSS coding will be covered; including the initial setup, brief overview of available tools, and strategies for design layout.
4 p.m.
University Libraries WorkshopAttend this webinar to learn the basics of graduate-level research in elementary education. Designed for master’s and doctoral students in any elementary education specialty. Register in advance to get login details.
4 p.m.
University Libraries WorkshopWix is a free online drag-and-drop website builder. Of the three platforms offered in EMM’s Website Builder Series, Wix is the most beginner-friendly. In this first of a 3-part series, the basics of Wix will be covered; including the initial setup, brief overview of available tools, and strategies for design layout.
5:30 p.m.
University Libraries WorkshopThis workshop gives pre-service teachers an overview of TeachingBooks, a database of teaching resources about books and literacy for students in pre-K through 12th grade. TeachingBooks includes information about fiction and non-fiction books, authors, and illustrators. The collection also includes short author interviews, videos, audio book readings and book discussion guides to help teachers increase student engagement.
12 p.m.
University Libraries WorkshopWordPress is a highly flexible website builder. Of the three platforms offered in EMM’s Website Builder Series, WordPress is a great middle ground between a drag-and-drop builder and creating from scratch. In this first of a 3-part series, the basics of WordPress will be covered; including the initial setup, brief overview of available tools, and strategies for design layout.
12 p.m.
Culture Exchange TRINIDAD & TOBAGO – Wednesday, January 29, 2020 – 12:00 to 1:00 pm – Student Center Yuhas Room 102 – Learn about Trinidad and Tobago as presented by an international student from that country and in the Tally, enjoy a special dish inspired by that country and prepared by our Student Center Tally Chef.
4 p.m.
University Libraries WorkshopWant to learn how to build a website from scratch? Come and learn the basics of HTML & CSS coding! This HTML & CSS workshop offers a solid foundation for building websites with code. In this first of a 3-part series, the basics of HTML & CSS coding will be covered; including the initial setup, brief overview of available tools, and strategies for design layout.
5 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.
1 p.m.
University Libraries WorkshopMusic Students: Learn about specialized resources for your literature review and techniques specific to music searching.
3 p.m.
University Libraries WorkshopBecome familiar with basic skills in Mendeley, a citation management tool that can help manage your references and create bibliographies while citing as you write. Participants 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.
2:30 p.m.
Enjoy a free, docent-led tour in the DOMA galleries.
4 p.m.
Area educators and DOMA Friends members are invited to enjoy a special tour of the "Mexican Modernity" exhibition.
4 p.m.
University Libraries WorkshopThis workshop gives pre-service teachers an overview of TeachingBooks, a database of teaching resources about books and literacy for students in pre-K through 12th grade. TeachingBooks includes information about fiction and non-fiction books, authors, and illustrators. The collection also includes short author interviews, videos, audio book readings and book discussion guides to help teachers increase student engagement.
12 p.m.
Culture Exchange LIBYA – Wednesday, February 5, 2020 – 12:00 to 1:00 pm – Student Center Yuhas Room 102 – Learn about Libya as presented by an international student from that country and in the Tally, enjoy a special dish prepared by our Student Center Tally Chef and inspired by that country.
4 p.m.
University Libraries WorkshopJoin this livestreaming presentation on the University Libraries’ resources and services for online students in the Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) program. Learn about the databases relevant to your field, best searching practices, and the full range of library resources and services you have access to as an online student.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.
4 p.m.
University Libraries WorkshopIf you have research topics that focus on current topics or events that effect you and your community, this workshop for you. This webinar will help you identify resources available in databases other than Academic Search Premier. Point of View Reference Center Access World News AP Images Kanopy
10 a.m.
University Libraries WorkshopJoin us to hear from a panel of faculty members about getting published as a graduate student. They will cover advice, guidance for turning seminar papers into conference papers, the process for getting an article published in a journal and much more. Librarians from Bracken Library will share resources to help you identify outlets for publication of your work. Library resources will include Ulrichsweb, Current Contents Connect, and other useful sources. Be sure to bring your questions and join us.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.
11:30 a.m.
Aerial shot of a beach and the ocean in Naples, FloridaFor the second year, you're invited to join Ball State faculty members, alumni, and friends for an engaging and uplifting educational day in the warmth and sunshine of beautiful Naples, Florida.
5 p.m.
Language Night PERSIAN - Friday, February 7, 2020 – 5:00 to 6:00 pm – Student Center Yuhas Room 102 – Come join us and learn a little Persian.
2:30 p.m.
Enjoy a free, docent-led tour in the DOMA galleries.
2:30 p.m.
Join Dr. Michelle Duran for a tour of Mexican modern art.
2:30 p.m.
University Libraries WorkshopYou can get more out of your Google searches! Attend this webinar to learn advanced techniques for searching wisely in Google and Google Scholar, including how to personalize your search to simultaneously discover Ball State Library titles.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.
12 p.m.
Culture Exchange FRANCE – Wednesday, February 12, 2020 – 12:00 to 1:00 pm – Student Center Yuhas Room 102 – Journey to FRANCE as presented by an international student from that country and in the Tally, enjoy a special dish prepared by our Student Center Tally Chef and inspired by that country.
4 p.m.
University Libraries WorkshopIf you have research topics in the area of health, wellness, physical or mental health issues or a community’s involvement with these areas, this workshop is for you. This webinar will help you identify resources available in databases other than Academic Search Premier. PsycINFO Sociological Abstracts Medline Full-Text Sport Discus
2 p.m.
University Libraries WorkshopUniversity Libraries and the Sponsored Projects Administration (SPA) are combining forces to provide an overview of Pivot™, how it may be used to find funding and collaboration opportunities, and how Library resources can be used to support your scholarly endeavors.
3 p.m.
Sip & Chat EL SALVADOR - Friday, February 14, 2020 - 3:00 pm to 4:30 pm - Student Center Yuhas Room 102 -Learn about El Salvador’s music and landscapes and relax while feeling immersed in the culture.
2:30 p.m.
Enjoy a free, docent-led tour in the DOMA galleries.
3:30 p.m.
University Libraries WorkshopNeed to manage lots of citations? EndNote might be the solution for you. Use it to organize references and create bibliographies in many citation styles, including APA and MLA. • You can download a copy of EndNote before the session here: https://tinyurl.com/installendnote (Ball State username and password required)• Feel free to bring your laptop to the session.
6 p.m.
University Libraries WorkshopIt 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. In this workshop we will share tested tips and resources for integration into courses.
10 a.m.
University Libraries WorkshopNeed to manage lots of citations? EndNote might be the solution for you. Use it to organize references and create bibliographies in many citation styles, including APA and MLA. • You can download a copy of EndNote before the session here: https://tinyurl.com/installendnote (Ball State username and password required)• Feel free to bring your laptop to the session.
12 p.m.
University Libraries WorkshopIt 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. In this workshop we will share tested tips and resources for integration into courses.
12 p.m.
A short conversation about works on view in honor of Black History Month.
12 p.m.
Culture Exchange ICELAND – Wednesday, February 19, 2020 – 12:00 to 1:00 pm – Student Center Yuhas Room 102 – Journey to Iceland as presented by an international student from that country and in the Tally, enjoy a special dish prepared by our Student Center Tally Chef and inspired by that country.
11 a.m.
In celebration of student engagement, community involvement, and World Anthropology Day, AAL hosts a free event for students, faculty, staff, and community members.
4 p.m.
University Libraries WorkshopIf you have research topics that focus on the environment, green spaces, public policies, business, or a community involvement with these areas, this workshop for you. This webinar will help you identify resources available in databases other than Academic Search Premier. GreenFILE PAIS International Business Source Complete Government websites
2:30 p.m.
Enjoy a free, docent-led tour in the DOMA galleries.
12 p.m.
Culture Exchange COSTA RICA – Wednesday, February 26, 2020 – 12:00 to 1:00 pm – Student Center Yuhas Room 102 – Journey to Costa Rica as presented by an international student from that country and in the Tally, enjoy a special dish prepared by our Student Center Tally Chef and inspired by that country.
12 p.m.
Culture Exchange SAUDI ARABIA – Wednesday, March 11, 2020 – 12:00 to 1:00 pm – Student Center Yuhas Room 102 – Journey to Saudi Arabia as presented by an international student from that country and in the Tally, enjoy a special dish prepared by our Student Center Tally Chef and inspired by that country.
5 p.m.
Dr. Gregorio Luke will give a public talk on "Mexican Modernity."
2:30 p.m.
Enjoy a free, docent-led tour in the DOMA galleries.
12 p.m.
Culture Exchange INDIA – Wednesday, March 18, 2020 – 12:00 to 1:00 pm – Student Center Yuhas Room 102 – Journey to India as presented by an international student from that country and in the Tally, enjoy a special dish prepared by our Student Center Tally Chef and inspired by that country.
2 p.m.
University Libraries WorkshopAre you looking for ways to measure the impact of your publications and research? Join us for an introduction to scholarly metrics. We will cover selected traditional and non-traditional tools to quantify the reach of your scholarship. Topics will include Journal Impact Factors and where to find them, the h-index, ORCIDs, and more. We will discuss alternative metrics, or “altmetrics,” and suggest different tools that can be used for seeing how much engagement your work is generating.
3 p.m.
Sip & Chat UKRAINE - Friday, March 20, 2020 - 3:00 pm to 4:30 pm - Student Center Yuhas Room 102 -Learn about Ukraine’s music and landscapes and relax while feeling immersed in the culture.
5 p.m.
MEDITATION NIGHT - Friday, March 20, 2020 - 5:00 - 6:00 pm - Student Center Yuhas Room 102 - Please join us for an hour of relaxation and meditation.
2:30 p.m.
Enjoy a free, docent-led tour in the DOMA galleries.
11 a.m.
University Libraries WorkshopNeed to manage lots of citations? EndNote might be the solution for you. Use it to organize references and create bibliographies in many citation styles, including APA and MLA. • You can download a copy of EndNote before the session here: https://tinyurl.com/installendnote (Ball State username and password required)• Feel free to bring your laptop to the session.
12 p.m.
Culture Exchange EGYPT – Wednesday, March 25, 2020 – 12:00 to 1:00 pm – Student Center Yuhas Room 102 – Journey to Egypt as presented by an international student from that country and in the Tally, enjoy a special dish prepared by our Student Center Tally Chef and inspired by that country.
2 p.m.
University Libraries WorkshopNeed to manage lots of citations? EndNote might be the solution for you. Use it to organize references and create bibliographies in many citation styles, including APA and MLA. • You can download a copy of EndNote before the session here: https://tinyurl.com/installendnote (Ball State username and password required)• Feel free to bring your laptop to the session.
3 p.m.
International Student Photo Contest Award Ceremony - Friday, March 27, 2020 - 3:00 – 5:00 pm - Student Center Yuhas Room - Stop by for refreshments and see the winning photos.
6 p.m.
People watching presentationA free campus and community event at the David Owsley Museum of Art.
2:30 p.m.
Enjoy a free, docent-led tour in the DOMA galleries.
12 p.m.
Culture Exchange GUATEMALA – Wednesday, April 1, 2020 – 12:00 to 1:00 pm – Student Center Yuhas Room 102 – Journey to Guatemala as presented by an international student from that country and in the Tally, enjoy a special dish prepared by our Student Center Tally Chef and inspired by that country.
2:30 p.m.
Enjoy a free, docent-led tour in the DOMA galleries.
12 p.m.
Culture Exchange GHANA – Wednesday, April 8, 2020 – 12:00 to 1:00 pm – Student Center Yuhas Room 102 – Journey to Ghana as presented by an international student from that country and in the Tally, enjoy a special dish prepared by our Student Center Tally Chef and inspired by that country.
2:30 p.m.
Enjoy a free, docent-led tour in the DOMA galleries.
3 p.m.
Sip & Chat BANGLADESH - Friday, April 17, 2020 - 3:00 pm to 4:30 pm - Student Center Yuhas Room 102 -Learn about Bangladesh’s music and landscapes and relax while feeling immersed in the culture.
6 p.m.
Enjoy an interactive performance that explores Frida Kahlo's work.
2:30 p.m.
Enjoy a free, docent-led tour in the DOMA galleries.
6 p.m.
People watching presentationA free campus and community event at the David Owsley Museum of Art.
2:30 p.m.
Enjoy a free, docent-led tour in the DOMA galleries.