Thursday, February 22, 2024
9 a.m.
Calendar: Graduate School
Join the Writing Center for dedicated online writing time to focus and make some progress on your writing projects.
9 a.m.
Join members of the Office of Employee Relations team to learn how to have an appropriate “just-in-time" coaching meeting.
11 a.m.
Dan Ridenour photoDan Ridenour began his first term as Mayor of the City of Muncie on January 1, 2020. Mayor Ridenour previously served Muncie as a city council member, January 1, 2016 – December 31, 2019. As an elected official, he has remained focused on seeking input and communication with residents. As a regular at neighborhood meetings, Dan is constantly reaching out to the community for ideas. His “Dream with Dan” events held throughout the city have resulted in more than 300 unique suggestions and ideas from those residents attending. He uses these ideas as a guide for policy and initiatives. As Mayor, he plans to continue attending community events and public forums. Prior to becoming Mayor, Dan served as a Regional AVP with a Muncie based bank. He was responsible for the Central Region which included 13 branches in 5 counties. His banking career spanned 30 years including regional leadership roles with two other banks. He is an accomplished expert on the topic of credit scores and the author of three books on the subject.
11:30 a.m.
Calendar: Working Well
Have you taken the CliftonStrengths assessment? Want to learn more about the talent themes? Each Theme Thursday session will highlight a specific talent theme to help you better understand the theme, spot it in yourself or in others, and identify a takeaway that you can use to benefit you in your work!
11:30 a.m.
Have you taken the CliftonStrengths assessment? Want to learn more about the talent themes? Each Theme Thursday session will highlight a specific talent theme to help you better understand the theme, spot it in yourself or in others, and identify a takeaway that you can use to benefit you in your work!
12 p.m.
Calendar: Working Well
Mindful MeditationSpend a few minutes each week in mindful meditation! Register here for Mindful Meditation on Thursdays during Spring 2024. Hosted by Working Well in collaboration with the Ball State Counseling Practicum Clinic.
12 p.m.
Spend a few minutes each week in mindful meditation! Register here for Mindful Meditation on Thursdays during Spring 2024. Hosted by Working Well in collaboration with the Ball State Counseling Practicum Clinic.
2 p.m.
In this 90-minute workshop, you will learn skills to prevent, de-escalate, and resolve conflict.
3:30 p.m.
Navigating the Academic Industry Bridge: Perspectives from Eli Lilly Externship
5 p.m.
Join Perspectives and the Multicultural Center for our Black and Queer Student Forum. Discuss Ball State's impact on Black and Queer students and enjoy snacks, merchandise, and connections. Open to all Ball State students.
6 p.m.
Calendar: Graduate School
Three Minute Thesis logoThe top 10 finalists from the preliminary rounds will present their 3MT live in front of an audience!
6:30 p.m.
Hidden Figures Celebrating Notable African American Women of Delaware CountyJoin us for this celebration of Black History Month. This presentation will feature stories about some of the bold and amazing women who made history but were hidden from the history books. The program will include historic photographs, maps, and other resources from local history archives. And there will be plenty of time for audience discussion and recollections!
7 p.m.
An illuminating night of music! The tragedy, grief, despair, and injustice of American Slavery through the prism of hope, joy, perseverance, and triumph—using the powerful words of Frederick Douglass, presented through original compositions by Ruth Naomi Floyd.
7:30 p.m.
student performing with the Wind Ensemble and Wind SymphonyUnder the direction of Thomas Caneva and Jeremy Harmon, Ball State's Campus Band performs throughout the school year. Tickets available for purchase in person or online through the College of Fine Arts Box Office starting August 1. This concert will also be livestreamed.
7:30 p.m.
The Spring Short Play Series will include 3 one-acts running in rep with 2 titles included in each performance.
7:30 p.m.
two hands reaching for a coffee cup with a target on the lidAn ambitious group of editorial assistants at a notorious Manhattan magazine each hold hopes for a starry life of letters and a book deal before they turn thirty. When an ordinary humdrum workday becomes anything but, the stakes for who will get to tell their own story become higher than ever. Tickets available through the College of Fine Arts Box Office.
8 p.m.
Calendar: Student Center
GIRLY POP CRAFT NIGHT! 💓✨️ (TIKTOK CRAFTS!)FEB. 228PM - 10PMSC TALLYFt. DIY hair bows, DIY magnets, charm bracelets / necklace making, and DIY claw clips! 🌟