Upcoming Events
12 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.
2 p.m.
Calendar: Career Center
Students can meet with Penske Entertainment recruiters and discuss career opportunities in the Indiana Connection Lounge 2-4 p.m located in LU 220.
4 p.m.
University Libraries WorkshopSingle subject (or single case) research is vital in the field of Applied Behavior Analysis, but it can be tricky to search by topic for articles which use this research design. Join this webinar to learn how to use specialized techniques in the University Libraries’ databases and find the research you need.
5 p.m.
University Libraries WorkshopThis workshop will help you to develop advanced search strategies and outline library concepts essential to music research. We will explore bibliographies, discographies, thematic indexes, Library of Congress Classification, WorldCat, LibKey Nomad, and other resources. Take your search strategies to the next level with these specialized sources, tips, and tricks.
6 p.m.
What do the Indianapolis Motor Speedway, Trucking, and Event Planning have in common? Penske Entertainment either owns it or is at the center of it! Come over to the Botsford-Swinford MPR on February 7th at 6 pm to meet with the Kristin Weeden, M.S., Chief Talent Officer from Penske and swing by the ice cream sundae bar provided by Barking Cow! Come to learn, meet, and socialize with your peers and the leadership of Penske Entertainment!
2 p.m.
University Libraries WorkshopIf you have an assignment which requires legal research this semester, this workshop may save you some time and frustration. It will introduce you to Nexis Uni and other sources for finding statutes, cases, legal encyclopedias, and law review articles.
3 p.m.
University Libraries WorkshopDiscover how to find company and industry information for assignments or investing purposes using subscription databases available to Ball State University students, faculty, and staff. Sources include articles and company, stock, and industry reports. Participants will learn about creating lists of company data as well as finding articles and reports. This workshop may of interest to business students and faculty alike.
5 p.m.
Calendar: Career Center
Job fairs don't have to be daunting. With a little preparation and focus, job fairs can be the gateway to your new career. We'll show you how to research employers and develop strategies for maximizing your time at the job fair. We'll also discuss ways to engage and communicate with employers during the fair.
4 p.m.
Calendar: Graduate School
The Career Center will join Pathways to teach students how to optimize their LinkedIn account for networking and career opportunities.
5 p.m.
University Libraries WorkshopThis workshop will assist students in learning to research and write program notes for recitals and other performances. Good program notes must be articulate, authoritative, and concise. They are how the musician communicates about their chosen repertoire, and they establish a listening context which is both musical and historical. Far different from a research paper, they pose distinct challenges to the performing musician. Join us as we discuss these challenges and develop strategies to overcome them.
12 p.m.
Calendar: Career Center
Job fairs don't have to be daunting. With a little preparation and focus, job fairs can be the gateway to your new career. We'll show you how to research employers and develop strategies for maximizing your time at the job fair. We'll also discuss ways to engage and communicate with employers during the fair.
5 p.m.
University Libraries WorkshopThis workshop will help you explore resources and search strategies for finding works by composers from a variety of backgrounds and cultures while also investigating the concept of a canon. How do we learn about composers and works excluded from the traditional canon of Western classical music? Who decides what belongs in the canon in the first place?
11 a.m.
Calendar: Career Center
More than 300 employers attend, ready to network, recruit, and hire qualified Ball State University students.Nearly 2,000 job candidates representing every field of study are highly qualified, experienced, and interview-ready.
12 p.m.
University Libraries WorkshopWhen is it o.k. to use an image in a paper, thesis, artwork, or creative project, and when do you need to seek permission from the copyright holder? How do you cite an image? In this workshop we’ll define “public domain” and “Creative Commons,” discuss what counts as fair use, and describe best practices for image captions. We’ll also highlight online collections where you can find high quality photography and images that are free to use.
5 p.m.
University Libraries WorkshopThis workshop will help you to develop advanced search strategies and outline library concepts essential to music research. We will explore bibliographies, discographies, thematic indexes, Library of Congress Classification, WorldCat, LibKey Nomad, and other resources. Take your search strategies to the next level with these specialized sources, tips, and tricks.
5 p.m.
University Libraries WorkshopThis workshop will assist students in learning to research and write program notes for recitals and other performances. Good program notes must be articulate, authoritative, and concise. They are how the musician communicates about their chosen repertoire, and they establish a listening context which is both musical and historical. Far different from a research paper, they pose distinct challenges to the performing musician. Join us as we discuss these challenges and develop strategies to overcome them.
3 p.m.
University Libraries WorkshopThis workshop will explore helpful research tools at the University Libraries for graduate students in educational psychology, clinical psychology, counseling psychology, and other psychology-related fields. Find out about specialized search options in the University Libraries’ largest psychology database, APA PsycInfo. Discover research from your peers at Ball State and other institutions with thesis and dissertation databases, and learn about options for finding test reviews and the full text of tests and measures.
4 p.m.
University Libraries WorkshopThis webinar from the University Libraries is aimed at the graduate student in Applied Behavior Analysis who wants to improve their searching skills beyond the basics. Join us and explore topics like getting the most out of a database thesaurus, best practices for searching effectively and efficiently on your topic, and how to save searches so you can repeat them later. Databases covered include APA PsycInfo, ERIC, and Web of Science.
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 organizational culture based on feedback from employers.
9 a.m.
Calendar: Social Work
The Collaborative Assessment and Management of Suicidality (CAMS) Framework® has been proven through multiple randomized clinical trials to be the best assessment, intervention, and treatment to reduce suicide ideation.This training is for college students only. Course is offered through Zoom.
8 a.m.
The 2023 Provost Faculty Summit: Equitable, Inclusive, and Innovative Practices will take place virtually February 23 and 24, 2023 with keynote speaker is Mays Imad.
6 p.m.
Calendar: Graduate School
Students are invited to join Pathways for a movie night with snacks.
8 a.m.
The 2023 Provost Faculty Summit: Equitable, Inclusive, and Innovative Practices will take place virtually February 23 and 24, 2023 with keynote speaker is Mays Imad.
9 a.m.
This FREE conference is a great opportunity for Indiana educators as we strive to make Indiana a leader in entrepreneurship and innovation.Registration begins at 8:30 am, and we will kick things off with a keynote speaker at 9 am. Join colleagues from across the state and discover new ways to bring the entrepreneurial mindset to your classroom. After lunch, we will identify challenges and opportunities educators are facing in the classroom and how you might be able to find solutions to break down barriers.
12 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. Registration is required to attend, and space is limited. Register now to secure your spot.
9 a.m.
Calendar: Social Work
The Collaborative Assessment and Management of Suicidality (CAMS) Framework® has been proven through multiple randomized clinical trials to be the best assessment, intervention, and treatment to reduce suicide ideation.This training is for college students only. Course is offered through Zoom.
2 p.m.
Calendar: Career Center
Students can meet with Indiana Michigan Power an AEP Company recruiters and discuss career opportunities in the Indiana Connection Lounge from 2 to 4 p.m. located in Lucina Hall 220.
2 p.m.
Calendar: Graduate School
This Pathways event will leave students prepared to make a great first impression. Students are invited to stop by anytime between 2 and 4 pm to receive a free headshot and resume or CV review.
2 p.m.
University Libraries WorkshopPlease join the University Libraries for a livestream presentation for Mac users 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 here (Ball State username and password required).
3 p.m.
University Libraries WorkshopPlease join the University Libraries for a livestream presentation for PC users 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 here. (Ball State username and password required).
12 p.m.
Calendar: Career Center
Collaborating with others is a skill needed in every industry. In this highly interactive session you will learn and practices strategies for working with others to achieve a goal.
2 p.m.
University Libraries WorkshopPlease join the University Libraries for a livestream presentation for Mac users 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 here (Ball State username and password required).
3 p.m.
University Libraries WorkshopPlease join the University Libraries for a livestream presentation for PC users 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 here. (Ball State username and password required).
2 p.m.
University Libraries WorkshopPlease join University Libraries for this introduction to researching the history of a literary text – a novel, short story, play, poem, or other work of literature. Attendees at this workshop will learn about information resources useful for investigating the publication history of a text, discovering its initial public and critical reception, and finding analyses and interpretations of the text, including those that have been particularly impactful.
4 p.m.
Calendar: Graduate School
This event will feature a panel of graduate students who will answer questions and discuss how they navigate life in grad school. Students who are interested in graduate school and students who will be starting graduate school in the fall are encouraged to attend.
12 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. Registration is required to attend, and space is limited. Register now to secure your spot.
2 p.m.
University Libraries WorkshopDiscover how to find company and industry information for assignments or investing purposes using subscription databases available to Ball State University students, faculty, and staff. Sources include articles and company, stock, and industry reports. Participants will learn about creating lists of company data as well as finding articles and reports. This workshop may of interest to business students and faculty alike.
3 p.m.
University Libraries WorkshopIf you have an assignment which requires legal research this semester, this workshop may save you some time and frustration. It will introduce you to Nexis Uni and other sources for finding statutes, cases, legal encyclopedias, and law review articles.
5 p.m.
University Libraries WorkshopAttend this workshop to learn about sources for popular music studies, a growing field in music research. From rock and jazz to film scores and videogame music, there is so much more musical territory to explore than even just a few years ago. With this open frontier comes new challenges as we reframe our discussion of aesthetics and weed through an abundance of non-scholarly sources. Bolster your study and understanding of popular music with this informative session.
12 p.m.
University Libraries WorkshopPlease join University Libraries for this introduction to researching the history of a literary text – a novel, short story, play, poem, or other work of literature. Attendees at this workshop will learn about information resources useful for investigating the publication history of a text, discovering its initial public and critical reception, and finding analyses and interpretations of the text, including those that have been particularly impactful.
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. Registration is required to attend, and space is limited. Register now to secure your spot.
5 p.m.
Calendar: Career Center
Attend this highly interactive workshop to demystify networking. You will learn about resources to assist you with networking as well as practice skills for engaging with your network.
12 p.m.
University Libraries WorkshopPlease join University Libraries for this introduction to researching the history of a literary text – a novel, short story, play, poem, or other work of literature. Attendees at this workshop will learn about information resources useful for investigating the publication history of a text, discovering its initial public and critical reception, and finding analyses and interpretations of the text, including those that have been particularly impactful.
4 p.m.
Calendar: Graduate School
Join Pathways and GSWI to unwind and get creative at their craft social.
5 p.m.
University Libraries WorkshopAttend this workshop to learn about sources for popular music studies, a growing field in music research. From rock and jazz to film scores and videogame music, there is so much more musical territory to explore than even just a few years ago. With this open frontier comes new challenges as we reframe our discussion of aesthetics and weed through an abundance of non-scholarly sources. Bolster your study and understanding of popular music with this informative session.
5 p.m.
Calendar: Career Center
Collaborating with others is a skill needed in every industry. In this highly interactive session you will learn and practices strategies for working with others to achieve a goal.
3 p.m.
University Libraries WorkshopJoin us to hear from a panel of faculty members about getting published as a graduate student. They will cover advice, guidance for turning seminar papers into conference papers, the process for getting an article published in a journal and much more. A librarian from Bracken Library will share resources to help you identify outlets for publication of your work. Library resources will include Ulrichsweb, Current Contents Connect, and other useful sources. Be sure to bring your questions and join us.
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.
12 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. Registration is required to attend, and space is limited. Register now to secure your spot.
12 p.m.
Calendar: Career Center
Attend this highly interactive workshop to demystify networking. You will learn about resources to assist you with networking as well as practice skills for engaging with your network.
1 p.m.
Calendar: Graduate School
Dr. Phelps-Ward, the Associate Dean of the Graduate School, will join Pathways to teach students how to organize their graduate school search to find programs that are right for them and discuss the basics of preparing a graduate school.
12 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. Registration is required to attend, and space is limited. Register now to secure your spot.
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 organizational culture based on feedback from employers.
6 p.m.
Calendar: Graduate School
Students are invited to join Pathways for a movie night with snacks.
9 a.m.
Offered annually for more than 35 years, our week-long Indiana Economic Development Course—the official “basic course” for the International Certified Economic Developer Certification—offers intensive training in the basic concepts, methods, and strategies of economic, industrial, business, entrepreneurial, workforce, and community development. It is a comprehensive educational experience in the theory and practice of holistic approaches to building and sustaining vibrant communities.
9 a.m.
Offered annually for more than 35 years, our week-long Indiana Economic Development Course—the official “basic course” for the International Certified Economic Developer Certification—offers intensive training in the basic concepts, methods, and strategies of economic, industrial, business, entrepreneurial, workforce, and community development. It is a comprehensive educational experience in the theory and practice of holistic approaches to building and sustaining vibrant communities.
9 a.m.
Offered annually for more than 35 years, our week-long Indiana Economic Development Course—the official “basic course” for the International Certified Economic Developer Certification—offers intensive training in the basic concepts, methods, and strategies of economic, industrial, business, entrepreneurial, workforce, and community development. It is a comprehensive educational experience in the theory and practice of holistic approaches to building and sustaining vibrant communities.
9 a.m.
Offered annually for more than 35 years, our week-long Indiana Economic Development Course—the official “basic course” for the International Certified Economic Developer Certification—offers intensive training in the basic concepts, methods, and strategies of economic, industrial, business, entrepreneurial, workforce, and community development. It is a comprehensive educational experience in the theory and practice of holistic approaches to building and sustaining vibrant communities.
9 a.m.
Offered annually for more than 35 years, our week-long Indiana Economic Development Course—the official “basic course” for the International Certified Economic Developer Certification—offers intensive training in the basic concepts, methods, and strategies of economic, industrial, business, entrepreneurial, workforce, and community development. It is a comprehensive educational experience in the theory and practice of holistic approaches to building and sustaining vibrant communities.