Upcoming Events
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April 15 | Open Registration for Fall 2024
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This funding is designed to supplement travel funds provided by the faculty member's college and department.
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.
All Day Event
Provides faculty support to aid in expenses associated with publication, reprints, article processing or open access charges, page charges, and subventions.
12:30 a.m.
If you need financial aid to help pay for college, you must complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA®). The 2024–25 FAFSA form is currently available.
11:30 a.m.
Come browse the collections, play trivia games, and pick up University Libraries giveaway items!Architecture LibraryBuilding Material Samples CollectionAndrew Seager ArchiveGIS Research & Map Collection
12 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 organizational culture based on feedback from employers.
1:30 p.m.
Brightline is the first new high-speed passenger train in this country in 25 years. Entirely funded by private investors, sixteen daily trains run in each direction between Miami and Orlando. What’s more, they’re comfortable and fun to ride!
2 p.m.
After a failed attempt to secure freedom for East Berlin in 1953, the communist government sealed off the eastern half of the city. In 1961, the German Democratic Republic began construction of the infamous Berlin Wall that stood in place until 1989. The presenter, Tom Schwartz, first went to Germany in 1961 as an exchange student so he was there when the wall went up. He received a BA in German from Indiana University and a MA in German Language and Literature from University of Pittsburgh. Program is offered by the E.B. and Bertha C. Ball Center in association with Westminster Village.
6 p.m.
Come celebrate the end of the year with ASU! We will have food, fun, and games.
10 a.m.
Kendall Slipper CollectionStroll through the Rinard Orchid Greenhouse and search for all of our beautiful orchids in bloom. Make sure to pick up an orchid-gami sheet to create your own paper orchid!
1 p.m.
Join us in person for New Employee Orientation on February 20th! During this 2 hour session, you will learn more about Ball State, Payroll, Benefits, and Working Well. This session is not mandatory, but we hope you will join us in welcoming you to our wonderful campus!
1 p.m.
Join us for the 2024 Student Symposium!
2 p.m.
Life is messy. Solving complex problems is what social workers do best. If you are interested in a versatile career helping diverse people, organizations, and communities in innovative ways, join us and learn more about the exciting Master of Social Work (MSW) degree at Ball State.
9 a.m.
This course is an introduction to understanding the many unique identities within the LGBTQ+ community. Participants will develop a greater understanding of the lived experiences of the LGBTQ+ community, discuss affirming and non-affirming language and terminology, and learn strategies to support the LGBTQ+ community.
9 a.m.
LGBTQ+ 101This course is an introduction to understanding the many unique identities within the LGBTQ+ community. Participants will develop a greater understanding of the lived experiences of the LGBTQ+ community, discuss affirming and non-affirming language and terminology, and learn strategies to support the LGBTQ+ community.
12 p.m.
Calendar: Working Well
Topic: Assertiveness and Learning How to Say No
12 p.m.
Topic: Assertiveness and Learning How to Say No
1 p.m.
Calendar: Working Well
New to Ball State or Muncie or want a deeper dive into what the community has to offer
1 p.m.
Join the team from the Shafer Leadership Academy to learn more about the programming you can access for free as a Ball State employee.
1 p.m.
New to Ball State or Muncie or want a deeper dive into what the community has to offer? Join us for a community bus tour that will stop at some of Ball State and Muncie's hidden gems.
1 p.m.
This research presentation features the work of Dr. Yihsin Tai, from the Department of Speech Pathology and Audiology.
2 p.m.
Join us for a virtual information session for prospective graduate students interested in landscape architecture. The session will include information about the landscape architecture profession, our graduate curriculum, program tracks, costs, financial support, and the application process.
2 p.m.
Join the Director of the Office of Sustainability with the City of Indianapolis to speak with students about her career journey and Indianapolis's sustainability efforts.
3 p.m.
Eva Zygmunt Profile PhotoThe final event in the 2023-2024 Teachers College Dean’s Series takes place on April 17, 2024, from 3-4 p.m., in TC 1008, where Dr. Eva Zygmunt will present.
4 p.m.
Let our Student Success Coaches help you develop a plan to finish the semester strong! You are not alone and the Student Success Coaches want to see you SUCCEED!
6 p.m.
Saint Omer (English subtitles) 6:00pm AJ 175 The event is supported by Albertine Cinematheque, a program of FACE Foundation and Villa Albertine. Along with support from the CNC (Centre National Du Cinema) and SACEM (Society of Authors, Composers and Publishers of Music), the festival has films in French with subtitles all week long, which is a great opportunity for non-French speakers to experience the culture.
7:30 p.m.
A cardinal red background with a line drawing of a rock in white with the word "CAVE" above it in white.An emotionally powerful and intimate musical about two New Yorkers in their twenties who fall in and out of love over the course of five years. Tickets available through the College of Fine Arts box office.
10:30 a.m.
Colleagues and experts share easy and effective ways to prevent and manage classroom disruptions when they happen, including strategies for developing a positive classroom culture with clear expectations.
11 a.m.
Join us for Guest Lecturer Morgan Mickelson from the City of Indianapolis and professor Dan Overbey for a talk on the first environmental-focused policy to come out of the Office of Sustainability.
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!
6 p.m.
End of the year Big Four event!
6:30 p.m.
Marc Lore is a serial entrepreneur with an impressive track record. He is the Founder, Chairman, and CEO of Wonder Group, a company reinventing the at-home dining experience. Wonder is led by a team of proven entrepreneurs, some of the world’s greatest chefs and culinary experts, talented innovators from every area of the business, and backed by top-tier venture capitalists. Lore is also the newest NBA owner, having purchased the Minnesota Timberwolves and Minnesota Lynx in Spring 2021 with his friend and business partner, Alex Rodriguez. Additionally, Lore is the lead and largest investor in Archer, an aerospace company, Co-Founder and investor of Wizard, a company transforming e-commerce with conversational AI, and Mojo, a sports stock market where fans can use their knowledge to invest in sports like never before.
7:15 p.m.
Calendar: Biology
Ball State's Student Chapter of The Wildlife Society, Spring Speaker Series, Thursdays at 7:15 pm, FB 250Ball State's Student Chapter of the Wildlife Society holds meetings on Thursdays at 7:15 pm in FB 250.
7:30 p.m.
A cardinal red background with a line drawing of a rock in white with the word "CAVE" above it in white.An emotionally powerful and intimate musical about two New Yorkers in their twenties who fall in and out of love over the course of five years. Tickets available through the College of Fine Arts box office.
10 a.m.
Abstract painting is a great way to enjoy watercolors without worrying about getting shapes and images just right. You can explore your creative side while improving or building your watercolor abilities. Open to all skill levels. Limited to 10 students. | Cost: $40
12 p.m.
Enjoy a midday break with meditative art viewing in the DOMA galleries.
12 p.m.
We'll be hearing from faculty authors Chris Baas, Sean Burns, and James Kerestes about their book topics and how they went from concept to research to writing to published book.
1 p.m.
Calendar: Biology
Biology Student Seminar, Fridays, Spring Semester 1-2 pm FB 253Biology student seminar held weekly on Fridays at 1:00 pm in FB 253.
6 p.m.
Calendar: Student Center
YOU'RE LATE! YOU'RE LATE! FOR A VERY IMPORTANT DATE! 🍄 IT'S THE LATE NITE CARNIVAL! 🎡🐇✨️FRIDAY, APRIL 196PM - 12AM⁠C1 PARKING LOT⁠* Gates open at 5PM for pre-registered students only! * ⁠⁠Carnival will feature 13 thrill rides, games and prizes, main stage entertainment, and of course FOOD for $5 or less. Enjoy elephant ears, lemon shakeups, and more carnival favorites!⁠⁠FREE for current Ball State Students. $5 for Guests, Faculty and Staff. Guests of all ages welcome. Guests must be accompanied by BSU student, faculty or staff! ⁠⁠We can't wait to see you in Wonderland this year! ⏱️🍄🐇✨️
7:30 p.m.
A cardinal red background with a line drawing of a rock in white with the word "CAVE" above it in white.An emotionally powerful and intimate musical about two New Yorkers in their twenties who fall in and out of love over the course of five years. Tickets available through the College of Fine Arts box office.
7:30 p.m.
Platanos Y Collard GreensPlatanos Y Collard Greens, a play by David LambFriday, April 19, 20247:30 pm at Pruis Hall
7:30 p.m.
Cabaret posterWillkommen, bienvenue, welcome… to Cabaret, Kander and Ebb’s legendary musical about British nightclub singer Sally Bowles, American writer Cliff Bradshaw, and the decadence of 1929 Berlin. With mounting fear and uncertainty outside, the bawdy Emcee lures you into the world of the Kit Kat Club where your troubles are left at the door. Tickets available at the College of Fine Arts box office.
6 p.m.
Calendar: Student Center
YOU'RE LATE! YOU'RE LATE! FOR A VERY IMPORTANT DATE! 🍄 IT'S THE LATE NITE CARNIVAL! 🎡🐇✨️FRIDAY, APRIL 196PM - 12AM⁠C1 PARKING LOT⁠* Gates open at 5PM for pre-registered students only! * ⁠⁠Carnival will feature 13 thrill rides, games and prizes, main stage entertainment, and of course FOOD for $5 or less. Enjoy elephant ears, lemon shakeups, and more carnival favorites!⁠⁠FREE for current Ball State Students. $5 for Guests, Faculty and Staff. Guests of all ages welcome. Guests must be accompanied by BSU student, faculty or staff! ⁠⁠We can't wait to see you in Wonderland this year! ⏱️🍄🐇✨️
10 a.m.
Field Station and Environmental Education CenterCelebrate our plant with crafts, activities, and more.
11 a.m.
glass pieces for making glass art in the kilnA professional development event for East Central Indiana Art Teachers, hosted by the Art Education Association of Indiana and the Marilyn K. Glick Center for Glass at Ball State University. Registration is required by March 20th at 5 p.m.
2:30 p.m.
A cardinal red background with a line drawing of a rock in white with the word "CAVE" above it in white.An emotionally powerful and intimate musical about two New Yorkers in their twenties who fall in and out of love over the course of five years. Tickets available through the College of Fine Arts box office.