Featured Events

Tuesday, September 17, 2019
9 a.m.
The seasonality of prescribed fire (dormant season vs. late-growing season) can have a tremendous impact on the plant diversity, especially within a prairie ecosystem. Understanding those impacts can help managers determine the correct fire seasonality to meet their resource objectives.
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.
12:30 p.m.
As part of our campus-wide efforts to support our first year students in the first 6 weeks of the semester, a panel series has been created for faculty to connect the six success factors to purposeful teaching and course design.
1:30 p.m.
As part of our campus-wide efforts to support our first year students in the first 6 weeks of the semester, a panel series has been created for faculty to connect the six success factors to purposeful teaching and course design.
2 p.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).
3 p.m.
Last year Dr. Elizabeth Agnew's Religious Studies Immersive Learning class partnered with the Islamic Center of Muncie to present the story of our local Muslim culture in a documentary that won a 2019 Immersive Learning Award. In this presentation Dr. Agnew will show selected clips from the film, provide background information, and share the challenges and strategies of eliciting such rich oral histories.
5:30 p.m.
Yu-Hsien Chen is the University of Taipai's recent concerto competition winner and visits Ball State as part of the School of Music's ongoing exchange program. Program to include works for solo piano by Bach, Beethoven, Rachmaninoff, Ravel, Scriabin, and Chopin. Free and open to the public.
7:30 p.m.
Faculty Artist SeriesThe Faculty Artist Series allows School of Music faculty to share their talent and passion for music with the campus and community. Program to include chamber music by Ernst von Dohnányi, Franz Anton Hoffmeister, and Bedřich Smetana. Free and open to the public.