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
4 p.m.
The School of Art is proud to present a retrospective exhibition by former drawing professor, John Gee.
All Day Event
Calendar: Registrar
This is the last day to add/drop for classes that run the first 5 week Term 31.
11 a.m.
Felix MedinaJoin the Entrepreneurship Center for the Entrepreneurial Lecture Series with Félix Medina, founder and CEO of Human&Kind, where he provides resources, and services to people in search of a positive change. He works by sharing insights on how to improve happiness, consciousness, mental health, and much more. The lecture will be streamed live on the Entrepreneurship Center's Facebook page.
3:30 p.m.
University Libraries WorkshopSingle subject (or single case) research is vital in the field of Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA), but it can be tricky to search by topic for articles using this research design. Join this livestreaming presentation to learn how to use specialized techniques in the University Libraries’ databases and find the research you need.
4 p.m.
Eva Zygmunt Profile PhotoThe next event in the 2020-2021 Teachers College Dean's Lecture Series takes place on Thursday, January 21, from 4-5 p.m. with Dr. Eva Zygmunt's presentation: "Authentic Community Engagement and the Development of Culturally Responsive, Socially Just, and Equity-Focused Future Teachers."
8 p.m.
History-themed trivia nights. Online!
All Day Event
Calendar: Registrar
Today is the last day to add/drop for classes that run the first 8 week Term 21.
10 a.m.
Join the College of Architecture and Planning for a virtual information session and find out more about the 2-year or 3- year M.Arch program. The Department of Architecture at Ball State University inspires students to engage the discipline of architecture with the grounding of a rigorous professional education and the confidence to innovate. We value the dialogue between critical thinking, designing, and making to advance the discourse in the profession. The faculty instill in students the power of doing and the importance of engagement in a rich variety of architectural practices.
All Day Event
Calendar: Registrar
Today is the last day to add/drop by web for classes taught in the Full Term 1.
11 a.m.
University Libraries WorkshopYou have a research project looming and you need to jump in. Take a deep breath first and attend this workshop from the University Libraries to learn how to get started! This workshop will be team taught by faculty and librarians and will cover planning and organizing your research.
1 p.m.
The Office of the Vice Provost for Academic Affairs invites faculty and staff to gather for conversation hours dedicated to sharing concerns, successes, and provide support and expertise for and with one another.
11 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. You can download a copy of EndNote before the session.
4 p.m.
University Libraries WorkshopThe Music Refresher Workshop is designed to help both graduate and undergraduate students review library resources for research and study. Topics include searching OneSearch for both physical and online materials, music databases, and open-access resources for coursework or thesis proposals. Amy Edmonds, Ball State University Libraries' Music and Media Librarian, will answer your questions and share tips for successful searching.
6 p.m.
Muncie Public Library hosts a panel discussion of the book "African American Poetry: 250 Years of Struggle and Song" by Kevin Young
1 p.m.
Our annual January Sales Career Fair is going virtual! Join the Center for Professional Selling and numerous marketing and sales organization for the Spring Sales Career Fair.
2 p.m.
University Libraries WorkshopPlease join us for this livestreaming presentation of the University Libraries’ resources and services. As an online student at Ball State, you have access to the full range of library resources and services, including database access, Reading Lists, interlibrary loan, and research assistance.
4 p.m.
Does working in sport interest you?  Our sport administration master’s program is designed to train students for work in youth, high school, college, and professional sport.  Join this informational session to learn more about what the BSU sport administration has to offer.
All Day Event
Each year faculty committees select recipients for awards that are presented to colleagues who have made outstanding contributions to the university community. Outstanding Award, Rawlings Aware and Lawhead Award nominations are due to the Office of the Vice Provost for Academic Affairs by January 28, 2021.
11 a.m.
Two English faculty present on the work completed during their sabbaticals.
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!
1 p.m.
The Office of the Vice Provost for Academic Affairs invites faculty and staff to gather for conversation hours dedicated to sharing concerns, successes, and provide support and expertise for and with one another.
2 p.m.
Join the College of Architecture and Planning for a virtual information session with the Master of Landscape Architecture program. Our interdisciplinary, hands-on master’s in landscape architecture program will prepare you for an exciting, in-demand career planning and designing outdoor spaces and landscapes.
3 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. You can download a copy of EndNote before the session.
12 p.m.
University Libraries WorkshopThe Music Refresher Workshop is designed to help both graduate and undergraduate students review library resources for research and study. Topics include searching OneSearch for both physical and online materials, music databases, and open-access resources for coursework or thesis proposals. Amy Edmonds, Ball State University Libraries' Music and Media Librarian, will answer your questions and share tips for successful searching.
2 p.m.
University Libraries WorkshopOpen Educational Resources (OER) are public or openly licensed educational materials for teaching and learning that anyone may freely retain, reuse, revise, remix, and redistribute. From textbooks to assignments to media, OER offer students and instructors new and familiar ways to interact with and contribute to scholarship without the costs or copyright restrictions of traditional materials. This University Libraries session will demonstrate how you can identify no-cost options that allow for instructional flexibility and student success.
2 p.m.
Open Educational Resources (OER) are public or openly licensed educational materials for teaching and learning that anyone may freely retain, reuse, revise, remix, and redistribute. Learn more about Open Educational Resources by attending this virtual session offered by University Libraries.
5 p.m.
Dr. Jennifer Erickson’s Book Launch: Race-ing Fargo: Refugees, Citizenship, and the Transformation of Small Cities
7:30 p.m.
The Price is Right Photo7:30 p.m. | Emens Auditorium
All Day Event
Second Deferment Amount Tuition Payment is due . February 1, 2021.
4 p.m.
Educators are invited to join Dr. La France for an online overview of "POP Power from Warhol to Koons."
11 a.m.
University Libraries WorkshopThe Music Refresher Workshop is designed to help both graduate and undergraduate students review library resources for research and study. Topics include searching OneSearch for both physical and online materials, music databases, and open-access resources for coursework or thesis proposals. Amy Edmonds, Ball State University Libraries' Music and Media Librarian, will answer your questions and share tips for successful searching.
7:30 p.m.
Faculty Artist SeriesThe Faculty Artist Series allows School of Music faculty to share their talent and passion for music with the campus and community. This recital will feature cello professor Peter Opie performing works by Ludwig van Beethoven and Felix Mendelssohn with pianist Soojin Kim. Free and open to the public with livestream available.