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.
IntertextualityINTERTEXTUALITY investigates how dance can help dissolve borders, blur lines, and result in new understandings.
3 p.m.
Organist Damin SpritzerPresented as part of the Mertens Organ Series. Dr. Spritzer is assistant professor of organ at the University of Oklahoma. Her performances have spanned several continents with many historic churches and instruments. Program to include works by Charles Tournemire, J. S. Bach, Herbert Howells, Mary Howe, and Pierre Kunc. Free and open to the public with livestream available.
5:30 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. Program to include Beethoven's Sonata in C Major (Op. 2, No. 3) and Sonata in A Major (Op. 101) offered in Beethoven's 250th year. Free and open to the public with livestream available.
All Day Event
Calendar: Registrar
Classes taught in the first 5 week part of Term 31 end today.
All Day Event
Calendar: Registrar
Electronic final grade submission is available for classes taught in the first 5-week Term 31.
9 a.m.
Organist Damin SpritzerPresented as part of the Mertens Organ Series. Dr. Spritzer is assistant professor of organ at the University of Oklahoma. Her performances have spanned several continents with many historic churches and instruments. Free and open to the public.
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.
4 p.m.
Educators are invited to join Dr. La France for an online overview of "20/20: Twenty Women Artists of the Twentieth Century."
All Day Event
Calendar: Registrar
Classes for the 2nd 5-week part of Term 32 begin today.
12 p.m.
Learn more about how the CICS program can help open doors and chart a clear path. We invite you to join us for an online information session. Participates will receive information on how to join the info session after registering.
1 p.m.
University Libraries WorkshopPlease join the University Libraries for this introduction to data.census.gov, the new one-stop location for some of the most popular surveys from the U.S. Census Bureau.  It brings together data from the decennial census, American Community Survey, Economic Census, County Business Patterns, and more. Learn about retrieving population, demographic, housing, and economic data about the U.S., the states, and local areas in this 30-minute workshop.
1 p.m.
The Office of the Vice Provost for Academic Affairs is happy to announce a partnership with the Ball State University Counseling Center to support faculty well-being. The Counseling Center will present on Mindfulness, practical tools for faculty to manage stress and trauma.
6 p.m.
University Libraries WorkshopJoin this webinar to learn about resources from the University Libraries to support your research. We’ll explore strategies for locating scholarly articles, searching for articles with particular methodologies and theoretical approaches, and using citation tracking to facilitate your research.
6 p.m.
a violinUnder the direction of Douglas Droste, the Ball State Symphony Orchestra is one of the School of Music's flagship ensembles. This Concert A (6 p.m.) program will include works by Joan Tower, Karel Husa, and Maurice Ravel. Tickets available through the Emens Auditorium box office. This concert will also be livestreamed.
7:30 p.m.
a cellist performingUnder the direction of Douglas Droste, the Ball State Symphony Orchestra is one of the School of Music's flagship ensembles. This Concert B (7:30 p.m.) program will include works by George Walker and Franz Schubert. Tickets available through the Emens Auditorium box office. This concert will also be livestreamed.
8 p.m.
Learn more about how the CICS program can help open doors and chart a clear path. We invite you to join us for an online information session. Participates will receive information on how to join the info session after registering.
10 a.m.
University Libraries WorkshopDiscover more ways to find the most relevant, helpful articles for your research project in PsycINFO. Use classification codes to zero in on your research topic, branch out into related sources with the ‘cited by’ tool, and improve your search results with the database thesaurus. Learn about advanced search options to look for articles that use particular tests and measures, and even limit to those with appended tests.
7 p.m.
Calendar: Graduate School
Coffee TalksJoin us for connection and discussion with other grad students! All sessions held via Zoom. We will email the link regularly from GradWellness.
7 p.m.
Join us for a Zoom panel discussion about the women of Muncie who contribute to their community. The program will feature photographs, and maps. The panelists will provide insight into several different women who contributed in some way to the Muncie Community. This program is free and open to the public. You will need to register for the zoom panel discussion. After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the panel discussion.
7:30 p.m.
The Music Instruction Building at nightThe EM concert series is a showcase for compositions of electronic and digital media. Pieces may involve loudspeaker playback, instrumental performers, or interactive computer performance systems. Free and open to the public.
All Day Event
Calendar: Registrar
Today is the last day to add/drop by web for classes taught in the middle 5-week part of Term 32.
All Day Event
Tuition is due the first of the month. October 1, 2020.
8 a.m.
Calendar: Graduate School
Yoga ClassJoin us for an online yoga class for graduate students taught by Lo Wruble.
5 p.m.
Calendar: Registrar
All final grade submissions for the first 5-week classes must be submitted electronically by 4:59 p.m. today.
5 p.m.
Please join the School of Art for a presentation by artist, John Pomeroy.
11 a.m.
The Office of the Vice Provost for Academic Affairs is happy to announce a partnership with the Ball State University Counseling Center to support faculty well-being. The Counseling Center will present on Mindfulness, practical tools for faculty to manage stress and trauma.
6:30 p.m.
Join our crew of Ball State students Fridays at 6:30pm on Facebook Live and explore a constellation in your night sky.
7:30 p.m.
a clarinetist performingThe Wind Symphony is the second auditioned ensemble of the Ball State band program and performs traditional and contemporary concert band repertoire. Program to include works by Steven Bryant, Gordon Jacob, James M. David, Aaron Perrine, and Gustav Holst. Tickets available through the Emens Auditorium box office. This concert will also be livestreamed.
4:30 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 music professors Kelci Kosin (soprano) and Cara Chowning (piano) with guest artist Loralee Songer (mezzo-soprano). Program to include works by Susan LaBarr, Robert Schumann, and Marjorie Rusche. This recital is only available as a livestream.
4 p.m.
University Libraries WorkshopJoin this webinar to learn about resources from the University Libraries to support your research. We’ll explore strategies for locating scholarly articles, searching for articles with particular methodologies and theoretical approaches, and using citation tracking to facilitate your research.
7:30 p.m.
two hornists performingThe Wind Ensemble is Ball State's premier concert band and performs exciting and challenging music under the direction of Thomas Caneva. Program to include works by Percy Grainger, Gaetano Donizetti, John Mackey, David Gillingham, Ernst Krenek, Omar Thomas, and Paul Hindemith. Tickets available through the Emens Auditorium box office. This concert will also be livestreamed.
11 a.m.
University Libraries WorkshopAre you interested in learning more about Omeka, online exhibits, and content management systems? In this workshop, we will discuss the foundational principles behind the Omeka platform, some of the best practices, and different ways it has been used. Attendees will also receive a tutorial walk-through of the platform, importing and organizing collections, exhibit building, additional plugins for expanded features, and other important resources.
12 p.m.
Calendar: Graduate School
Coffee TalksJoin us for connection and discussion with other grad students! All sessions held via Zoom. We will email the link regularly from GradWellness.
7:30 p.m.
OverpassOct 6–9 First, two sisters watch reality television and crack jokes about Bret Michaels. Then, one sits in a McDonald's bathroom with the ghost of the other, and they crack jokes about being alive.