Saturday, June 15, 2024
All Day Event
This funding is designed to supplement travel funds provided by the faculty member's college and department.
All Day Event
Provides faculty support to aid in expenses associated with publication, reprints, article processing or open access charges, page charges, and subventions.
All Day Event
International Travel Program funds are awarded to tenured, tenure-track faculty members, and full-time contract appointment faculty members to facilitate international academic or creative activity.
All Day Event
Available for currently enrolled students at either Ball State, Burris Laboratory School, or Indiana Academy to present works at a professional meeting, or perform or exhibit creative works.
12 a.m.
2:00 p.m. and 6:00 p.m.| Emens Auditorium
3:30 p.m.
One World, One Sky: Big Bird's Adventure"One World, One Sky" is a brilliant program that follows 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, where they discover how different it is from Earth. They will also find shapes in the sky that will help them find the North Star. This cross-cultural adventure opens children's eyes to the sky, helping them see how people all over the world are connected.Best suited for families and groups with pre-K through 1st grade learners, all ages are welcome.
5 p.m.
Living WorldsWhether earthly or alien, all life leaves a trace. Join narrator Daveed Diggs on a journey through space and time to discover how life makes Earth livable, where it could be found elsewhere in the cosmos, and what new technologies we might use to find it. Along the way, you’ll learn how light and color can help us spot other living worlds even from vast distances—and develop a new appreciation for the one-of-a-kind planet right beneath our feet. Suitable for all ages 10+, all ages are welcome.
6:30 p.m.
MoonsTake a journey through our solar system and explore the remarkable diversity—and surprising might—of moons! From volcanoes and geysers to ice-covered oceans and methane rain, these natural satellites have some spectacular features, and many even exert a surprising influence on their planetary partners. Learn what these celestial bodies reveal about the history and workings of our solar system. Suitable for all ages 8+, all ages are welcome.