Upcoming Events
11 a.m.
University Libraries WorkshopCongratulations, graduates! Leaving your student teaching behind and creating your own classroom? Don’t forget to attend this workshop to learn about resources available to you after you leave Ball State. We’ll talk about free online and public library options for teaching materials, resources for your students, and professional reading for you.
12 p.m.
University Libraries WorkshopFinale 25 is a music notation program that is the industry standard for music composition and publishing. Attend this workshop to learn about changes since Finale 2014, plus the basics of the new version.
11 a.m.
This information session will allow you to explore whether a master's in urban and regional planning is a good fit for you and your overall career plan.
4 p.m.
Don Posson and Steve Baumgartner of SmithGroupJJR, the Emens Distinguished Professorship Firm-In-Residence for 2017-18, will launch the spring CAP guest lecture series with a talk on Sustainability in Play: Working Across Scale in Performance Driven Economies. Attend this lecture to learn how sustainability is addressed across different scales of design thinking. Learn how to better understand the various inter-relationships that exist between aspects of sustainability and understand the performance criteria that drives current sustainability thinking, and learn how to apply the strategies from across scales to a real project. CEUs are pending through AIA and LA CES.
4 p.m.
University Libraries WorkshopCongratulations, graduates! Leaving your student teaching behind and creating your own classroom? Don’t forget to attend this workshop to learn about resources available to you after you leave Ball State. We’ll talk about free online and public library options for teaching materials, resources for your students, and professional reading for you.
2 p.m.
Røde MicrophonesThe Music Media Production studios will host a workshop with guest presenter Ryan White of the Australian microphone manufacturer Røde. This is a great opportunity for those interested in music production and recording. Free and open to the public.
5 p.m.
Problem solving is one of the key skills employers look for in interns and new hires. This session will help you develop and utilize critical thinking strategies as well as discuss the roles of values and ethics when making decisions.
6 p.m.
Have you ever wondered what to wear for work or an interview or how to write an important email? At this workshop you will learn about professional standards of dress and communication as well as how to understand organizational culture.
5:30 p.m.
Ball State MBA Overcoming Gender Barriers Through MentorshipJoin Dean Jennifer Bott—the Bryan Dean of the Miller College of Business—and the Ball State MBA program for an evening of networking, mentorship, and discussion in downtown Indianapolis. A panel of Ball State alumna and industry leaders discuss their experiences and insight as women in the business world.
5 p.m.
Demystify networking as a job and internship search tool. You will learn about various resources to assist you with your networking activities and also begin the process of developing a network list. You'll even get to practice skills for engaging with your network.
6 p.m.
What sets you apart from people competing for the same job? This workshop will delve into how to highlight your skills in order to showcase what makes you worthy of recognition from potential employers.
5 p.m.
Get introduced to the process of intentional career planning, and you can begin exploring immediately!
7 p.m.
Miller '21 Career SeriesWhat does it mean to be a business student at Ball State? Learn about the opportunities offered by the Miller College of Business and options for the following majors and suggestions for minors or double majors: economics and entrepreneurial management
All Day Event
CADMA - Center for Advancement of Digital Marketing & Analytics is hosting Ball State and Muncie's first Digital Marketing Summit.
11 a.m.
This information session will allow you to explore whether a master's in public administration is a good fit for you and your overall career plan.
4:30 p.m.
"Meet and Greet" event for current Graduate School students.
11 a.m.
Cardinal Job FairA wide range of employers visit campus to connect with Ball State students and alumni for internships and full-time employment. You will not want to miss this opportunity.Once a semester the Career Center brings together a diverse group of employers who are all looking for one thing: potential employees.The spring Cardinal Job Fair attracts around 170 employers who come to Ball State specifically to meet students and alumni. This is a great opportunity to get a start on your career planning and to network with people who could help you with those plans. Whether you are looking for part-time or full-time positions or internships, there are plenty of prospects under one roof when you attend Cardinal Job Fair.
4 p.m.
University Libraries WorkshopUniversity Libraries and the Sponsored Projects Administration (SPA) are combining forces to help you find funding sources for your research and creative work.
4 p.m.
Al Zelinka has 25 years of planning and urban design experience and says his career objective is to make a difference in the communities he serves.
7 p.m.
Miller '21 Career SeriesWhat does it mean to be a business student at Ball State? Learn about the opportunities offered by the Miller College of Business and options for the following majors and suggestions for minors or double majors: residential property management (RPM) and hospitality & food management
10 a.m.
This information session will allow you to explore whether a master of arts in counseling psychology, social psychology and counseling is a good fit for you and your overall career plan.
12 p.m.
Plan to attend the annual two-day job and internship fair located on the first floor atrium in the Architecture Building. This multi-discipline fair for all CAP students includes representatives from architecture, landscape architecture, construction management, interior design, and urban planning. The mix of firms and potential employers visiting each day will change, so plan to attend both days to expand your personal career network.
2 p.m.
University Libraries WorkshopLearn the basics of Google Sites, a free tool for creating websites. You’ll get an overview of the tools available in Google Sites that can help you create an effective online portfolio for your future endeavors.
All Day Event
The improvising chamber ensemble 9 HorsesThe improvising chamber ensemble 9 Horses will be in residency at the School of Music with two days of workshops, master classes, and a concert. With original compositions and genre-hopping virtuosity of all three members, the trio represents co-leader Joe Brent's vision of a musical future with no barrier between the old notions of 'folk art' and 'fine art'. Free and open to the public.
2 p.m.
University Libraries WorkshopLearn the basics of Google Sites, a free tool for creating websites. You’ll get an overview of the tools available in Google Sites that can help you create an effective online portfolio for your future endeavors.
All Day Event
The improvising chamber ensemble 9 HorsesThe improvising chamber ensemble 9 Horses will be in residency at the School of Music with two days of workshops, master classes, and a concert. With original compositions and genre-hopping virtuosity of all three members, the trio represents co-leader Joe Brent's vision of a musical future with no barrier between the old notions of 'folk art' and 'fine art'. Free and open to the public.
4 p.m.
Caroline O’Donnell is the Edgar A. Tafel Associate Professor and director of the M.Arch. program at Cornell University. She is the principal of the design practice CODA, and the winner of MoMA/PS1’s Young Architects’ Program in 2013 with the project Party Wall.
11:30 a.m.
Miller '21 Career SeriesDive into the professional world by taking a peak behind the scenes on our next Employer "Behind the Scenes" Tour: Pedcor Properties in Carmel, Ind. This visit is perfect for students in residential property management, but all students are welcome.
5 p.m.
Get introduced to the process of intentional career planning, and you can begin exploring immediately!
8 a.m.
Trombonist Natalie MannixJoin Ball State trombone professor Chris Van Hof with guest artist Natalie Mannix for a day of learning and music making. The Festival will feature recitals, master classes, and mass trombone ensemble participation for all. Free and open to the public with registration required.