Upcoming Events
3 p.m.
Sip & Chat BANGLADESH - Friday, October 30, 2020 - 3:00 pm to 4:30 pm on WebEx - Email rcipevents@bsu.edu with subject, "Virtual Sip & Chat BANGLADESH" for the WebEx link. Learn about Bangladesh’s music and landscapes and relax while feeling immersed in the culture.
5:30 p.m.
A piano sitting on the Sursa Performance Hall stageEmily is a voice student of Kathleen Maurer, associate professor of voice. Program to include music by Giacomo Puccini, Amy Beach, Johannes Brahms, W. A. Mozart, Claude Debussy, and Georges Bizet. This recital is only available as a livestream.
5:30 p.m.
Hahn Recital Hall with pianoTristan is a bassoon student of Keith Sweger, professor of music performance (bassoon). Program to include works by Carl Maria von Weber, Ludwig van Beethoven, and Malcolm Arnold. Free and open to the public with livestream available.
7 p.m.
A free, online campus and community event from the David Owsley Museum of Art.
7:30 p.m.
A piano sitting on the Sursa Performance Hall stageRenee is a doctoral voice student of Kathleen Maurer, associate professor of voice. Program to include music by Claude Debussy, Douglas Moore, Matthew Tommasini, Reynaldo Hahn, Ralph Vaughan Williams, Gabriel Fauré, and Giacomo Puccini. This recital is only available as a livestream.
7:30 p.m.
Hahn Recital Hall with pianoJoshua is a clarinet student of Elizabeth Crawford, professor of music performance (clarinet). Program to include works by Charles Marie Widor, Igor Stravinsky, Carl Maria von Weber, and Johannes Brahms. Free and open to the public with livestream available.
10:30 a.m.
Clarinetists Trina Gross and Diana HaskellBall State clarinet professor Elizabeth Crawford will be joined by guests Trina Gross of the Indianapolis Symphony and Diana Haskell of the St. Louis Symphony for a virtual Ball State Clarinet Day. This virtual event is free and open to all.
7:30 p.m.
A piano sitting on the Sursa Performance Hall stageWolff is an organ student of Stephen Price, lecturer of teaching (organ). Program to include works by J. S. Bach, Josef Rheinberger, Daniel E. Gawthrop, Jean Langlais, and Louis Vierne. Free and open to the public with livestream available.
5:30 p.m.
A piano sitting on the Sursa Performance Hall stageXinran is a doctoral piano student of James Helton, professor of music performance. Program to include works by Franz Joseph Haydn, Robert Schumann, and Alberto Ginastera. Free and open to the public with livestream available.
5:30 p.m.
A piano sitting on the Sursa Performance Hall stageThe Beneficence Woodwind Quintet is a graduate ensemble-in-residence at Ball State University. Program to include works by Paquito D'Rivera, Astor Piazzolla, and Valerie Coleman. Free and open to the public with livestream available.
7 p.m.
small image with a birdhouse with info about when the events are and how to join via Zoom. Writer's Studio is a weekly craft class held online and taught by Ball State creative writing faculty.
12 p.m.
Email rcipevents@bsu.edu for the WebEx link – Subject needs to be "Virtual Culture Exchange - IRAN" Journey to Iran as presented by an international student from that country.
7:30 p.m.
The light painting in Sursa's lobby entitled First SymphonyThe Ball State New Music Ensemble mostly performs music of the past 50 years, including works by current composition students and faculty. The Student Composers' Forum features creative and innovative musical compositions written by undergraduate and graduate Ball State composers. Free and open to the public with livestream available.
5 p.m.
Please join the School of Art for a presentation by artist, Yevgeniya Kaganovich.
7:30 p.m.
graphic of film reelsCatch a movie with the #BSUEnglish department and friends and chat about it--safely.
5:30 p.m.
The Department of Philosophy and Religious Studies Ball State University in conjunction with Muncie Public Library presents a free lecture and discussion series.
7:30 p.m.
Hahn Recital Hall with pianoSierra is a bassoon student of Keith Sweger, professor of music performance (bassoon). Program to include works by W. A. Mozart, Gaetano Donizetti, Alexandre Tansman, and Jenni Brandon. Free and open to the public with livestream available.
9 a.m.
Flutist Stefán Ragnar HöskuldssonBall State flute professor Mihoko Watanabe will be joined by Chicago Symphony Orchestra principal flutist Stefán Ragnar Höskuldsson for a virtual Ball State Flute Day. Events to include a warm-up session, master class and Q&A with Mr. Höskuldsson, and a round table discussion with Dr. Watanabe. This virtual event is free and open to all.
All Day Event
Sherry Sylar with her oboeBall State oboe professor Lisa Kozenko will be joined by New York Philharmonic associate principal oboist Sherry Sylar for a virtual Ball State Oboe Marathon. Events to include sessions on audition preparation and reed making, a master class and chamber music making with Sherry Sylar, and one-on-one sessions with Dr. Kozenko. This virtual event is free and open to all.
5 p.m.
Join Philosophy Club and Religion Conversation Hour for a weekly discussion of hot topics in philosophy and religion.
7 p.m.
small image with a birdhouse with info about when the events are and how to join via Zoom. Writer's Studio is a weekly craft class held online and taught by Ball State creative writing faculty.
12 p.m.
Email rcipevents@bsu.edu for the WebEx link – Subject needs to be “Virtual Culture Exchange – RUSSIA”Journey to Russia as presented by an international student from that country.
6 p.m.
a violinThe Campus Orchestra features students from across campus and all majors performing under the direction of graduate student conductors.​ Program to include works by Brian Sadler, Antonín Dvořák, Samuel Coleridge-Taylor, Béla Bartók, and Igor Stravinsky. Tickets available through the Emens Auditorium box office. This concert will also be livestreamed.
7:30 p.m.
two clarinetists performingThe Campus Band features students from across campus and all majors performing under the direction of graduate student conductors.​ Program to include works by Ryan George, John Mackey, Omar Thomas, Aaron Perrine, Frank Ticheli, and Jaime Texidor. Tickets available through the Emens Auditorium box office. This concert will also be livestreamed.
11 a.m.
Erin HillAccidental entrepreneur may be an appropriate title for Erin Hill. She is the owner of Lois Pearl, which began as a line of handmade clothing for girls in her basement. It is named after Erin’s grandmother Pearl, who started their family farm in Yorktown, and Lois, who owned a flower shop just down the road from the boutiques’ location. Hear about her entrepreneurial journey and watch this lecture on Facebook live: https://www.facebook.com/BallStateENT.
11 a.m.
University Libraries WorkshopThis presentation will provide attendees with an overview of Digital Object Identifiers and Orcid ID’s. It will cover what they are, why they are useful, and how researchers can better use them in their own work.
7 p.m.
The Office of Inclusive Excellence, Ball State University Libraries, Friends of Bracken Library, the Multicultural Center, and the Office of the Provost are excited to present a screening of the 2015 short film "Zoom In" as part of Reel Inclusion: A Film Series. This synchronous online film screening takes place at 7:00 p.m. on Thursday, November 12 via Zoom. Produced and directed by Barbara J. Diamond, "Zoom In" examines the microaggressions and implicit biases faced by persons with a wide range of disabilities. Through insightful interviews and commentary, the film shares wisdom and insight on how to demonstrate strong allyship with persons with disabilities. Following the film will be a discussion at 7:30 p.m. facilitated by Gregory Fehribach, Distinguished Fellow in Inclusive Excellence at Ball State University, and Larry Markle, Director of the Initiative for Empowerment & Economic Independence (IEEI) at Eskenazi Health.
7:30 p.m.
band musicians 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 Ralph Vaughan Williams, Claude Arrieu, Edvard Grieg, Kevin Day, Robert Washburn, and Frank Zappa (arr. Anderson). Tickets available through the Emens Auditorium box office. This concert will also be livestreamed.
9 a.m.
ALL IN Alumni Leaders Conference logo on a red feather backgroundOur current alumni leaders are invited to join us on November 14 for our virtual Alumni Leaders Conference!
1 p.m.
Bassoonist Kim LaskowskiBall State bassoon professor Keith Sweger will be joined by guest artist Kim Laskowski for a virtual Ball State Bassoon Day. Kim Laskowski is associate principal bassoon of the New York Philharmonic and is on faculty at The Juilliard School and Manhattan School of Music. This virtual event is free and open to all.
5 p.m.
Join Philosophy Club and Religion Conversation Hour for a conversation of recent Ball State graduate Eli Brunsman’s independent study research on Islamophobia in online Atheist groups.
7 p.m.
Virtual Tuesday Trivia NightJoin us for virtual trivia! You will answer questions based on the University’s history, as well as fun facts about sports, current events, pop culture, and maybe even some Harry Potter or Marvel trivia! Every night will have different categories. This will be a great way to meet new people, learn about business student organizations, and win prizes!
7 p.m.
small image with a birdhouse with info about when the events are and how to join via Zoom. Writer's Studio is a weekly craft class held online and taught by Ball State creative writing faculty.
7:30 p.m.
a percussionist performingThe Wind Symphony performs traditional and contemporary concert band repertoire under the direction of Caroline Hand. Program to include works by Hilary Purrington, Jennifer Jolley, Georges Bizet, Modest Mussorgsky, and Franz Schubert. Tickets available through the Emens Auditorium box office. This concert will also be livestreamed.
12 p.m.
Email rcipevents@bsu.edu for the WebEx link – Subject needs to be “Virtual Culture Exchange – NIGERIA” Journey to Nigeria as presented by an international student from that country.
11 a.m.
Jonathon DarlingAfter being turned down for 14 TEDx speaking events, Jonathan decided that there had to be another platform for speakers and thought leaders to share ideas and impact the world around them. Jonathan is a Ball State alum and founder of impact Leadership and the Impact Knoxville Leadership Conference. The conference inspires leaders to make a massive impact on their teams, companies and communities. Watch the lecture on Facebook live: https://www.Facebook.com/BallStateENT.
7:30 p.m.
an opera singer performingThis English comedic opera by Benjamin Britten follows the timid Albert Herring as he overcomes society’s ridicule and his mother’s firm grip. The Ball State Opera Theatre will present this recorded broadcast using social distancing and masks with the opera set during the 1918 flu pandemic. This event is only available as a livestream.
3 p.m.
Two opera singers performingThis English comedic opera by Benjamin Britten follows the timid Albert Herring as he overcomes society’s ridicule and his mother’s firm grip. The Ball State Opera Theatre will present this recorded broadcast using social distancing and masks with the opera set during the 1918 flu pandemic. This event is only available as a livestream.
7 p.m.
small image with a birdhouse with info about when the events are and how to join via Zoom. Writer's Studio is a weekly craft class held online and taught by Ball State creative writing faculty.
5 p.m.
Join Philosophy Club and Religion Conversation Hour for a weekly discussion of hot topics in philosophy and religion.
7 p.m.
small image with a birdhouse with info about when the events are and how to join via Zoom. Writer's Studio is a weekly craft class held online and taught by Ball State creative writing faculty.
5:30 p.m.
The Department of Philosophy and Religious Studies Ball State University in conjunction with Muncie Public Library presents a free lecture and discussion series.
5 p.m.
Join Philosophy Club and Religion Conversation Hour for a weekly discussion of hot topics in philosophy and religion.
7 p.m.
small image with a birdhouse with info about when the events are and how to join via Zoom. Writer's Studio is a weekly craft class held online and taught by Ball State creative writing faculty.
1 p.m.
Join Cindy Cash for Laughter Yoga with seasonal and humorous art - online!