Wednesday, October 19, 2022
All Day Event
Today is the last day to web withdraw for classes that run the middle 5 weeks, Term 32, unless it is your only or last course. Please contact the Office of the Registrar for additional information.
All Day Event
Electronic final grade submission is available for classes taught in the first 8 weeks, Term 21.
8:30 a.m.
Are you interested in research or data analysis? Would you enjoy working for a state agency, non-profit organization, or institution of higher education? Are you considering earning a Ph.D., JD, or MD but are worried about getting lost in the competitive environment of a large program? If you answered yes to any of these questions, come learn more about how a Master's Degree in Sociology can help you reach your goals.
11 a.m.
University Libraries WorkshopIn this workshop, attendees will learn about digital scholarship in the classroom. First, we will explore using existing digital scholarship in course readings, including examples. We will discuss various concepts, including digital native, literacy, and multiple learning styles. Then, we will look at digital scholarship production as a class assignment. Attendees will hear examples from other scholars and students about their experience with digital scholarship in the classroom and what advice they may give to others looking to incorporate it into future courses.
12 p.m.
University Libraries WorkshopSurvey 123 is a simple drag and drop form-based software application for creating, sharing and analyzing surveys. Create private invitation-only surveys, or go public with crowd-sourced surveys. Learn how to create a beginning-to-end workflow for designing and implementing surveys in the field, conducting them, and geotagging the results to incorporate into your GIS.
3 p.m.
Meet program faculty to learn about Ball State's MPA program, its concentrations, and application process. Get the answers to all your questions about the program.
3 p.m.
Are you interested in research or data analysis? Would you enjoy working for a state agency, non-profit organization, or institution of higher education? Are you considering earning a Ph.D., JD, or MD but are worried about getting lost in the competitive environment of a large program? If you answered yes to any of these questions, come learn more about how a Master's Degree in Sociology can help you reach your goals.
4 p.m.
University Libraries WorkshopThis webinar from the University Libraries is aimed at the graduate student in Applied Behavior Analysis who wants to improve their searching skills beyond the basics. Join us and explore topics like getting the most out of a database thesaurus, best practices for searching effectively and efficiently on your topic, and how to save searches so you can repeat them later. Databases covered include APA PsycInfo, ERIC, and Web of Science.
6 p.m.
In honor of award-winning writer and physicist Dr. Janna Levin’s visit to Ball State University for her talk in Sursa Hall on October 20 at 7:30 p.m., a team of faculty and staff invited Ball State students to submit original pieces of art, poetry, short writings, film and music that celebrates the Webb telescope and team, and the human propensity to ask deep, difficult questions while gazing at the stars. Pieces were chosen by a team of faculty and students to be performed at the Charles W. Brown Planetarium during this unique event on Oct. 19. The performance will be followed by a Q&A with Dr. Levin about her career and efforts to bridge the perceived gaps between art and science. Have an idea to pitch? Do so at http://bit.ly/dome-party-pitch
6 p.m.
Part of the Big Questions, Big Idea series, hosted by the Ball State Philosophy and Religious Studies Department and the Muncie Public Library
6 p.m.
Your presence is requested by your APMS to solve the case of the missing RA on duty. Solve the active case or participate in an Unsolved Case File or Clue.
7 p.m.
Attend a live webinar to learn more about the online MAE in Elementary Education.
7 p.m.
Learn more about Ball State's various online graduate programs in elementary education.
7 p.m.
Join us for the David Letterman Distinguished Professional Lecture and Workshop Series, featuring Stedman Graham, business advisor, author, chairman and CEO of S. Graham and Associates, and 1979 Ball State University graduate!If you are wanting to become a passionate, purposeful, and meaningful leader through identifying who you are, your strengths, and your skills, this lecture is for you! “Identity Leadership” will be held at 7 p.m. on October 19 at Sursa Performance Hall.