Featured Events

Tuesday, February 18, 2020
11:15 a.m.
This 90-minute workshop reviews the overarching principles of inclusive pedagogy and universal design. Faculty will learn the tools needed to create a more inclusive course experience in their classrooms. This event is hosted by John Anderson and David Concepcion from the Office of Inclusive Excellence.
2 p.m.
Lt. Troy GreeneTroy Greene, Lieutenant of Special Services of West Lafayette Police Department, will be discussing law enforcement as a career option, selecting the right department for one's first law enforcement job, the law enforcement hiring process, and positions available at the West Lafayette Police Department.
3 p.m.
It's easy to find global history about World War II, but local history is a little harder to come by! Paul Stout will fill us in the events, training, and preparations, and campus war efforts. Join us for this multi-media trip to our local past with maps, diaries, and a short film about the era.
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.
3:30 p.m.
This 90-minute workshop provides the skills necessary for conflict resolution and prevention, as well as classroom management skills to create and maintain a positive classroom environment to deescalate and prevent conflict.
5 p.m.
Please join the School of Art for a presentation by artist PlySpace Spring 2020 Fellows, Valerie Skakun and P. Spadine.
5:30 p.m.
Ian studies conducting with Douglas Droste, associate professor of music and director of orchestras. He will conduct the Ball State Symphony Orchestra in a program to include Eduard Tubin's "Concerto for Double Bass" and Igor Stravinsky's "Firebird Suite." Double bass professor Ju-Fang Liu joins as soloist. Free and open to the public.
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.
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. Guest tenor saxophonist Sean Imboden joins the ensemble in a program of jazz octets recorded by the Dave Pell Octet. Free and open to the public.
7:30 p.m.
LungsThe world is getting hotter, there’s unrest overseas, and one couple is thinking about having a child.