COVID-19 and Events on Campus

In response to COVID-19, Ball State University has taken several measures to protect the health of our students, faculty and staff, and visitors, including the cancellation or postponement of many events. If you plan to attend an event and are not sure if it will still take place, please contact the coordinator listed for that event. For more information, see the latest updates on Ball State's response to COVID-19.

Upcoming Events
2:30 p.m.
Crazy for YouCRAZY FOR YOU® tells the story of young New York banker Bobby Child, who falls for spunky Polly Baker.
3 p.m.
Event CanceledThis performance has been CANCELED. Refunds for patrons who have already purchased tickets will be processed no later than March 31. We appreciate your understanding, patience, and flexibility at this time.
10:30 a.m.
Beneficence statue in springWe look forward to sharing the academic and social opportunities that Ball State University has to offer. During your virtual visit you will have the opportunity to learn additional information about Ball State through our 30 minute informational session. Our Assistant Directors are eager to answer your questions and engage in conversation through the chat feature!
4 p.m.
Calendar: Graduate School
Coffee TalksJoin us for connection and discussion with other graduate students!
5 p.m.
Calendar: Career Center
What does it mean to be professional? In this highly interactive workshop, you will learn about professional communication, judgment, dress, and organization culture based on feedback from employers.
7:30 p.m.
New Play Project 2020In its fifth year, The New Play Project features a new student-written play.
9 a.m.
The School of Art invites the public to attend its series of rotating BFA exhibitions between April 7th through May 2nd, 2020. Graduating seniors will display artworks created as part of their senior capstone projects, representing a dynamic range of media, concepts, and styles. This is a great chance to see the exciting art being made by some of the School of Art's seniors!The public is invited. Opening Reception is from 4:00pm - 6:00pm on Wednesday, April 8th.All exhibitions will be in the Ned and Gloria Griner Art Gallery, just off the Atrium Food Court in the Arts & Journalism building.
3 p.m.
Join fellow lifelong learners in a visit to Taylor University's Center for C.S. Lewis & Friends where we will visit a replica of the bar where Lewis, Tolkein, and Sayres would meet to discuss their ideas. We'll also see a collection of C.S. Lewis's works and the Center's Dr. Joe Ricki will deliver a lecture on Lewis, one of history's most beloved authors.
5 p.m.
Calendar: Career Center
Critical Thinking is consistently ranked as one of the top skills employers look for in interns and new hires. In this highly interactive session, you will develop and utilize critical thinking strategies to solve a problem. RSVP is required for this session in Cardinal Career Link.
7:30 p.m.
Event CanceledThis performance has been CANCELED. We appreciate your understanding, patience, and flexibility at this time.
7:30 p.m.
New Play Project 2020In its fifth year, The New Play Project features a new student-written play.
9 a.m.
The School of Art invites the public to attend its series of rotating BFA exhibitions between April 7th through May 2nd, 2020. Graduating seniors will display artworks created as part of their senior capstone projects, representing a dynamic range of media, concepts, and styles. This is a great chance to see the exciting art being made by some of the School of Art's seniors!The public is invited. Opening Reception is from 4:00pm - 6:00pm on Wednesday, April 8th.All exhibitions will be in the Ned and Gloria Griner Art Gallery, just off the Atrium Food Court in the Arts & Journalism building.
All Day Event
Calendar: Graduate School
April 8, 2020 is the Spring 2020 submission deadline for RES 697 Research Paper, CRPR 698 Creative Project, THES 698 Thesis, and DISS 799 Doctor’s Dissertation.
10:30 a.m.
Beneficence statue in springWe look forward to sharing the academic and social opportunities that Ball State University has to offer. During your virtual visit you will have the opportunity to learn additional information about Ball State through our 30 minute informational session. Our Assistant Directors are eager to answer your questions and engage in conversation through the chat feature!
12 p.m.
Culture Exchange GHANA – Wednesday, April 8, 2020 – 12:00 to 1:00 pm – Student Center Yuhas Room 102 – Journey to Ghana as presented by an international student from that country and in the Tally, enjoy a special dish prepared by our Student Center Tally Chef and inspired by that country.
1:30 p.m.
frog baby statue in pondJoin current Ball State students in a fun and interactive hour long virtual session! This is your opportunity to ask questions, learn about what it's like to be a Ball State Cardinal, why they picked BSU and more! They are eager to engage with you in conversation through our virtual chat. Chirp, Chirp!
5 p.m.
Calendar: Career Center
How would you describe a leader? Join this interactive workshop to learn about defining leadership, leadership styles, and how you can enhance your own leadership skills
7 p.m.
Calendar: Graduate School
Join us for a Netflix Movie Party!
7:30 p.m.
Calendars: Broadway, Dance
The Color PurpleSUSPENDED
7:30 p.m.
New Play Project 2020In its fifth year, The New Play Project features a new student-written play.
9 a.m.
The School of Art invites the public to attend its series of rotating BFA exhibitions between April 7th through May 2nd, 2020. Graduating seniors will display artworks created as part of their senior capstone projects, representing a dynamic range of media, concepts, and styles. This is a great chance to see the exciting art being made by some of the School of Art's seniors!The public is invited. Opening Reception is from 4:00pm - 6:00pm on Wednesday, April 8th.All exhibitions will be in the Ned and Gloria Griner Art Gallery, just off the Atrium Food Court in the Arts & Journalism building.
11 a.m.
Mike SlocumMike Slocum, a corporate entrepreneur, connects students, employers, and educational institutions with the vision of helping every Hoosier student who wants an internship to have one. Mike is executive director of Indiana INTERNnet, the catalyst for expanding the creation and use of experiential learning opportunities as a key strategy in retaining Indiana's top talent. Mike earned degrees in history and political science from Ball State and is currently a doctoral candidate in Ball State's adult, higher, and community education program. Prior to Indiana INTERNnet, MIke worked in a variety of capacities at Ivy Tech, held roles in higher education, workforce development and student success at Grand Valley State University and Ferris State University.
1:30 p.m.
Beneficence statue in springWe look forward to sharing the academic and social opportunities that Ball State University has to offer. During your virtual visit you will have the opportunity to learn additional information about Ball State through our 30 minute informational session. Our Assistant Directors are eager to answer your questions and engage in conversation through the chat feature!
7 p.m.
Astronomy Slam imageThe Charles W. Brown Planetarium presents Astronomy Slam! Just 10 minutes a person – that is all the time Ball State students will get to share a piece of our universe with you in the Brown Planetarium. During this event, students will use planetarium visuals to help them present in the most creative way they can while competing for the title of Astronomy Slam Champion! This year’s student presenters are: Alec Neal, Belle Wines, Brielle Tilson, Daniel Brossard, Kyle Koeller, Melanie Isenbarger, and Richard Gorby.
7:30 p.m.
New Play Project 2020In its fifth year, The New Play Project features a new student-written play.
9 a.m.
The School of Art invites the public to attend its series of rotating BFA exhibitions between April 7th through May 2nd, 2020. Graduating seniors will display artworks created as part of their senior capstone projects, representing a dynamic range of media, concepts, and styles. This is a great chance to see the exciting art being made by some of the School of Art's seniors!The public is invited. Opening Reception is from 4:00pm - 6:00pm on Wednesday, April 8th.All exhibitions will be in the Ned and Gloria Griner Art Gallery, just off the Atrium Food Court in the Arts & Journalism building.
All Day Event
Calendar: Registrar
Today is the last day to web withdrawal for classes in the second 8 week part of Term 22.
All Day Event
Calendar: Registrar
Priority Registration for Fall 2020 ends
12 a.m.
Join us in CP 187 for the third annual Robert J. Morris Chemistry Symposium!
All Day Event
The Rawlings Outstanding Distance Education Teaching Award recognizes outstanding online teaching at Ball State University. Nominations are due electronically to the Office of the Vice Provost for Academic Affairs by April 10, 2020.
10:30 a.m.
Beneficence statue in springWe look forward to sharing the academic and social opportunities that Ball State University has to offer. During your virtual visit you will have the opportunity to learn additional information about Ball State through our 30 minute informational session. Our Assistant Directors are eager to answer your questions and engage in conversation through the chat feature!
12:30 p.m.
This session has been canceled due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
1:30 p.m.
frog baby statue in pondJoin current Ball State students in a fun and interactive hour long virtual session! This is your opportunity to ask questions, learn about what it's like to be a Ball State Cardinal, why they picked BSU and more! They are eager to engage with you in conversation through our virtual chat. Chirp, Chirp!
7:30 p.m.
The House of Bernrda AlbaFrederick García Lorca’s final play explores themes of unreciprocated love, tradition, contained desire, and envy.
7:30 p.m.
New Play Project 2020In its fifth year, The New Play Project features a new student-written play.
9 a.m.
The School of Art invites the public to attend its series of rotating BFA exhibitions between April 7th through May 2nd, 2020. Graduating seniors will display artworks created as part of their senior capstone projects, representing a dynamic range of media, concepts, and styles. This is a great chance to see the exciting art being made by some of the School of Art's seniors!The public is invited. Opening Reception is from 4:00pm - 6:00pm on Wednesday, April 8th.All exhibitions will be in the Ned and Gloria Griner Art Gallery, just off the Atrium Food Court in the Arts & Journalism building.
2:30 p.m.
The House of Bernrda AlbaFrederick García Lorca’s final play explores themes of unreciprocated love, tradition, contained desire, and envy.
2:30 p.m.
New Play Project 2020In its fifth year, The New Play Project features a new student-written play.
7:30 p.m.
The House of Bernrda AlbaFrederick García Lorca’s final play explores themes of unreciprocated love, tradition, contained desire, and envy.
7:30 p.m.
New Play Project 2020In its fifth year, The New Play Project features a new student-written play.
All Day Event
Calendar: Registrar
Today is the last day to web withdrawal for classes in the third 5 week part of Term 33.
10:30 a.m.
Beneficence statue in springWe look forward to sharing the academic and social opportunities that Ball State University has to offer. During your virtual visit you will have the opportunity to learn additional information about Ball State through our 30 minute informational session. Our Assistant Directors are eager to answer your questions and engage in conversation through the chat feature!
1:30 p.m.
frog baby statue in pondJoin current Ball State students in a fun and interactive hour long virtual session! This is your opportunity to ask questions, learn about what it's like to be a Ball State Cardinal, why they picked BSU and more! They are eager to engage with you in conversation through our virtual chat. Chirp, Chirp!