Saturday, October 16, 2021
All Day Event
Explore a variety of academic departments and majors at Ball State, tour the campus, and learn about our admission criteria, student life, scholarships, and financial aid. Registration opens about one month before each event. Space is limited, so sign up early.
8 a.m.
Calendar: Graduate School
Mental Wellness Matters was a 5-week online community run through Canvas and was designed to help graduate students integrate mental health techniques and practices into their day-to-day lives in an attempt to reduce the impact stressors have on mental health. If you're interested, sign-up for Session 2 that begins October 25th.
3 p.m.
Learn more about how you can make a difference in the public sector with a Masters in Public Administration from Ball State University. The program provides a theoretical understanding and practical awareness of public policy. Our graduates are equipped with the principles of management that enable them to successfully administer in the public sector.
3 p.m.
Student RecitalAmanda is a doctoral trombone student of Chris Van Hof, assistant professor of music performance (trombone). Program to include a lecture and performance of "Extremely Close" by Daniela Candillari. This event is free and open to the public.
3:30 p.m.
One World, One SkyFollow Sesame Street's Big Bird and Elmo as they explore the night sky with Hu Hu Zhu, a new friend from China. Together, they take an imaginary trip from Sesame Street to the moon. They will also find shapes in the sky that will help them find the North Star. Families with children in preschool through second grade will especially enjoy this program but kids of all ages are welcome.
5 p.m.
Halloween Celestial Origins ImageWhat do you associate with Halloween? Trick-or-Treating, costumes… astronomy? After all, Halloween is an astronomical holiday! During this program you will learn the history of Halloween and how it fits into the seasons as a “cross-quarter day.” We will also explore the night sky and learn what planets, constellations, and stars will be out on your Halloween evening.
6 p.m.
Ball State University Singers performingThe Ball State University Singers will perform at Vera Mae's Bistro in Downtown Muncie. Dinner is at 6 p.m. with the show at 7:30 p.m. Reservations are required and donations will be welcome following the performance.
6:30 p.m.
Halloween Celestial Origins ImageWhat do you associate with Halloween? Trick-or-Treating, costumes… astronomy? After all, Halloween is an astronomical holiday! During this program you will learn the history of Halloween and how it fits into the seasons as a “cross-quarter day.” We will also explore the night sky and learn what planets, constellations, and stars will be out on your Halloween evening.
7:30 p.m.
A History of Knowing and Loving and Remembering and ForgettingOct. 15-17 A series of solos and duets that encompass the themes associated with the title.