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
All Day Event
Calendar: Graduate School
June 23, 2021 is the Summer 2021 submission deadline for RES 697 Research Paper, CRPR 698 Creative Project, THES 698 Thesis, and DISS 799 Doctor’s Dissertation.
All Day Event
Change of course end for Part of Term 22 (second half term).
12 p.m.
University Libraries WorkshopEver read an intriguing article and wanted to read more about the topic? Join the University Libraries to learn how to use citation chaining to find articles that cited and were cited by an article you have found. You'll also learn how to use article metadata to find additional articles about the same subjects. Feel free to bring an article to work with!
1 p.m.
You might be asking yourself, what's next? If you are graduating soon and trying to figure out your next step, or have been looking for a career change or enhancement, please join us to talk about how The Center for Information and Communication Sciences (CICS) might fit into your future.
3:59 p.m.
All final grade submissions for first half term classes must be submitted electronically by 3:59 p.m. today.
7 p.m.
You might be asking yourself, what's next? If you are graduating soon and trying to figure out your next step, or have been looking for a career change or enhancement, please join us to talk about how The Center for Information and Communication Sciences (CICS) might fit into your future.
10 a.m.
Do you enjoy outdoor environments? Are you a designer? A problem-solver? A critical thinker? If so, you belong in our MLA program. Investing three inspiring years could earn you a professional design degree from a nationally-ranked program.
12:30 p.m.
Calendar: Working Well
6:30 p.m.
Earth, Moon and SunJoin us as we explore the relationship between the Earth, Moon, and Sun with the help of Coyote, our amusing character “scientist.” Learn the basics of fusion and solar energy, why the Sun appears to rise and set, and much more. Families with children in grades three through five will especially enjoy this look at the Earth-Moon-Sun system, though audiences of all ages can appreciate learning the science behind the myths explored.
6:30 p.m.
Earth, Moon and SunJoin us as we explore the relationship between the Earth, Moon, and Sun with the help of Coyote, our amusing character “scientist.” Learn the basics of fusion and solar energy, why the Sun appears to rise and set, and much more. Families with children in grades three through five will especially enjoy this look at the Earth-Moon-Sun system, though audiences of all ages can appreciate learning the science behind the myths explored.
11 a.m.
Calendar: Graduate School
Come join us and meet other graduate students at the West Pavilion near the Glick Center for Glass.
All Day Event
Today is the last day to web withdrawal for classes in Part of Term 1 (full summer).
12:30 p.m.
Calendar: Working Well
2 p.m.
We invite you to connect with us through our Coffee Chat series to learn more about the opportunities available through Ball State's Accelerated Master's Program (AMP), the application requirements and process, and resources available to further assist you in the graduate application process here at Ball State. If you are a currently admitted Ball State undergraduate student with at least 75 credit hours and a 3.25 cumulative GPA, you may be eligible for the Accelerated Master’s Program (AMP). AMP allows you to begin your graduate studies while still an undergraduate student! Start your graduate classes while completing your undergraduate degree where your courses double-count toward your bachelor’s and master’s degrees, saving time and money as you pursue your master's degree at Ball State.
4 p.m.
University Libraries WorkshopThe University Libraries offers access to scholarly articles about music through several online databases. This workshop will cover basic principles of database searching as well as specific techniques for music databases, and strategies for keeping up with new publications. Amy Edmonds, Music and Media Librarian, will guide users to the most useful features of RILM Abstracts of Music Literature, Oxford Music Online, and Music Index based on common needs of musicians, but will also address specific questions as attendees follow on their own devices. Feel free to email questions in advance.
11 a.m.
University Libraries WorkshopUniversity Libraries offers diverse options for supporting your Fall Semester classes. Learn about the many ways to introduce your students to the Libraries and how librarians can collaborate with you to build your students’ information literacy and research skills. We offer in-person and online instruction sessions, and can create assignment-focused course guides.
7 p.m.
Hot Fun in the SummertimeJoin us on June 30, 2021 at 7pm for an exciting panel presentation about summertime fun in Muncie and Delaware County. This session will tell stories about drive-in movie theaters, summer swimming, and vacation trips. The presentation will feature historic photographs and maps from local archives. Register for the event to receive a confirmation email with a link to join the program.
12:30 p.m.
Calendar: Working Well
6:30 p.m.
We Are Stars ImageNarrated by Andy Serkis, this program seeks to answer some of the biggest questions of all time. What are we made of? Where did it all come from? Explore the secrets of our cosmic chemistry, our explosive origins and connect life on Earth to the evolution of the Universe. A family-friendly film full of fun, adventure, and enlightenment.
6:30 p.m.
We Are Stars ImageNarrated by Andy Serkis, this program seeks to answer some of the biggest questions of all time. What are we made of? Where did it all come from? Explore the secrets of our cosmic chemistry, our explosive origins and connect life on Earth to the evolution of the Universe. A family-friendly film full of fun, adventure, and enlightenment.
All Day Event
Independence Day Observance – no classes.
10 a.m.
University Libraries WorkshopPlease join the University Libraries for a livestream presentation on EndNote, a free citation management software. If you need to manage lots of citations, EndNote might be the solution for you. Use it to organize references and create bibliographies in many citation styles, including APA and MLA.
12:30 p.m.
Calendar: Working Well
6 p.m.
Ball State’s mostly online (we call it low-residency) master’s degree in emerging media design and development was created for working professionals who want to manage and direct interdisciplinary teams that use advanced storytelling techniques to advance an organization. You will gain skills in three key areas that are in high demand in the workforce: design thinking, human-computer interaction, and cross-platform storytelling. You will learn how to plan, develop, deploy, and test the effectiveness of communication design and stories.
2 p.m.
University Libraries WorkshopPlease join the University Libraries for a livestream presentation on EndNote, a free citation management software. If you need to manage lots of citations, EndNote might be the solution for you. Use it to organize references and create bibliographies in many citation styles, including APA and MLA.
1 p.m.
This online information session will help you explore if a PhD in Educational Psychology is right for you. You will get a chance to meet faculty, current students and alumni, see a virtual tour of the campus and department, and hear more about the application procedures, programmatic requirements and job prospects.
All Day Event
Today is the last day to web withdraw for classes in the second half of Term 22.
11 a.m.
Interested in the theory and practice of public-focused, interdisciplinary design for cities, towns, neighborhoods, and places?! Our one-year Indianapolis-based Master of Urban Design (MUD) integrates the various interconnected yet disparate elements of people, communities, policies, plans, landscapes, buildings, streets, and in-between spaces.
10 a.m.
You might be asking yourself, what's next? If you are graduating soon and trying to figure out your next step, or have been looking for a career change or enhancement, please join us to talk about how The Center for Information and Communication Sciences (CICS) might fit into your future.
12:30 p.m.
Calendar: Working Well
7 p.m.
You might be asking yourself, what's next? If you are graduating soon and trying to figure out your next step, or have been looking for a career change or enhancement, please join us to talk about how The Center for Information and Communication Sciences (CICS) might fit into your future.
8 p.m.
Join us for a free virtual information session to learn more about our Master’s in Business Administration and Business Graduate Certificates at Ball State University.
12 p.m.
Join the Office of Graduate Admissions to learn about the opportunities that await you at Ball State University. Find your passion and purpose at Ball State with over 100 graduate programs to choose from, dedicated faculty that inspire our students, and a campus with premiere facilities. Discover all Ball State has to offer during our upcoming information session!