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Calendar: School of Art
Glass artist Michael Rogers visits Ball State. He is one of many in a diverse group of nationally and internationally recognized artists, designers, and scholars who have been invited to visit the School of Art to share their distinct practices and voices.
10 a.m.
Calendar: School of Music
Free and open to the public.
5:30 p.m.
Calendar: School of Music
Free and open to the public.
All Day Event
Calendar: School of Art
Glass artist Michael Rogers visits Ball State. He is one of many in a diverse group of nationally and internationally recognized artists, designers, and scholars who have been invited to visit the School of Art to share their distinct practices and voices.
10 a.m.
Calendar: School of Art
Labold Internal DebateEach spring semester,graduate students currently enrolled in the School of Art showcase their creative works on campus.
5 p.m.
The Division of Student Affairs and Office of Institutional Diversity will partner with the Student Government Association to sponsor the "Beneficence Dialogue". This dialogue will provide students an opportunity to share their concerns, related to diversity and inclusivity issues, with their peers and administrators at the university.
5:30 p.m.
Calendar: School of Music
Free and open to the public.
6:30 p.m.
Calendar: School of Art
Glass artist Michael Rogers visits Ball State. He is one of many in a diverse group of nationally and internationally recognized artists, designers, and scholars who have been invited to visit the School of Art to share their distinct practices and voices.
7 p.m.
The Division of Student Affairs and Office of Institutional Diversity will partner with the Student Government Association to sponsor the "Beneficence Dialogue". This dialogue will provide students an opportunity to share their concerns, related to diversity and inclusivity issues, with their peers and administrators at the university.
7:30 p.m.
OklahomaOklahoma!, the timeless classic by Rodgers and Hammerstein is set in Western-Indian Territory at the turn of the century and follows the story of a handsome cowboy Curly, and the charming farm girl Laurey who are head over heels in love with each other but too stubborn to admit it.
7:30 p.m.
Calendar: Journalism
Photo of speakers Jennifer Palilonis and Brad KingProfessor Jennifer Palilonis and Professor Brad King will introduce the Journalism department's new Emerging Media Design and Development Master of Arts degree. They will share the vision behind the program and the compelling reasons for its development, and outline the graduate-level immersive learning model driving the curriculum.
7:30 p.m.
Calendar: Pruis Hall
Acoustic EidolonAcoustic Eidolon, featuring the masterful artists Joe Scott and Hannah Alkire, have graced stages throughout the US, Europe, Australia and Canada. They captivate audiences with their signature “new acoustic” sound – a sound created by the mixing of their diverse musical backgrounds and their unusual instrumentation.
7:30 p.m.
Calendar: School of Music
Free and open to the public.
9 p.m.
The "Beneficence Dialogue" will conclude with "Hope & Healing at Benny" on Tuesday, March 31, 2015 from 9:00 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. Members of the Ball State University community are invited to join us at the Beneficence statue, "Benny", to reflect and to unite in our commitment to civility, courtesy, and compassion.
All Day Event
Calendar: School of Art
Glass artist Michael Rogers visits Ball State. He is one of many in a diverse group of nationally and internationally recognized artists, designers, and scholars who have been invited to visit the School of Art to share their distinct practices and voices.
10 a.m.
Calendar: School of Art
Labold Internal DebateEach spring semester,graduate students currently enrolled in the School of Art showcase their creative works on campus.
12 p.m.
Calendar: Rinker Center
Come experience an insider’s look at another culture as international student Emelie Snickars presents her experiences as a native of the country of Finland. The Tally Food Court will offer a dish inspired by the presentation.
7:30 p.m.
Calendar: School of Music
Free and open to the public.
7:30 p.m.
OklahomaOklahoma!, the timeless classic by Rodgers and Hammerstein is set in Western-Indian Territory at the turn of the century and follows the story of a handsome cowboy Curly, and the charming farm girl Laurey who are head over heels in love with each other but too stubborn to admit it.
10 a.m.
Calendar: School of Art
Labold Internal DebateEach spring semester,graduate students currently enrolled in the School of Art showcase their creative works on campus.
7 p.m.
Artist Susan D'Amato visits Ball State. She is one of many in a diverse group of nationally and internationally recognized artists, designers, and scholars who have been invited to visit the School of Art to share their distinct practices and voices.
7:30 p.m.
OklahomaOklahoma!, the timeless classic by Rodgers and Hammerstein is set in Western-Indian Territory at the turn of the century and follows the story of a handsome cowboy Curly, and the charming farm girl Laurey who are head over heels in love with each other but too stubborn to admit it.
7:30 p.m.
Calendar: School of Music
Free and open to the public.
10 a.m.
Calendar: School of Art
Labold Internal DebateEach spring semester,graduate students currently enrolled in the School of Art showcase their creative works on campus.
4:30 p.m.
Calendar: English
Four faculty members from varying subareas in the English Dept. at Ball State will share current research.
7:30 p.m.
Ball State student choreographers highlight the best in original dances.
7:30 p.m.
OklahomaOklahoma!, the timeless classic by Rodgers and Hammerstein is set in Western-Indian Territory at the turn of the century and follows the story of a handsome cowboy Curly, and the charming farm girl Laurey who are head over heels in love with each other but too stubborn to admit it.
1 p.m.
Calendar: School of Art
Labold Internal DebateEach spring semester,graduate students currently enrolled in the School of Art showcase their creative works on campus.
2:30 p.m.
OklahomaOklahoma!, the timeless classic by Rodgers and Hammerstein is set in Western-Indian Territory at the turn of the century and follows the story of a handsome cowboy Curly, and the charming farm girl Laurey who are head over heels in love with each other but too stubborn to admit it.
5:30 p.m.
Calendar: School of Music
This recital has been rescheduled to April 26 at 7:30 p.m. in Choral Hall. Free and open to the public.
7:30 p.m.
Ball State student choreographers highlight the best in original dances.
7:30 p.m.
OklahomaOklahoma!, the timeless classic by Rodgers and Hammerstein is set in Western-Indian Territory at the turn of the century and follows the story of a handsome cowboy Curly, and the charming farm girl Laurey who are head over heels in love with each other but too stubborn to admit it.
2:30 p.m.
Ball State student choreographers highlight the best in original dances.
10 a.m.
Calendar: School of Art
Senior ThesisThis series of four week long senior capstone exhibitions in the Atrium Gallery showcases the culmination of the undergraduate art studio experience, which is reflected in the creative artwork of the senior undergraduate art students in the School of Art.
12 p.m.
Calendar: Museum of Art
Meet a docent for a comparative tour and explore the gallery together.
7:30 p.m.
Calendar: School of Music
Doctoral and graduate student conductors lead this all-student orchestra. Free and open to the public.
10 a.m.
Calendar: School of Art
Senior ThesisThis series of four week long senior capstone exhibitions in the Atrium Gallery showcases the culmination of the undergraduate art studio experience, which is reflected in the creative artwork of the senior undergraduate art students in the School of Art.
12 p.m.
Calendar: Rinker Center
Come experience an insider’s look at another culture as international student Seula Han presents her experiences as a native of the country of South Korea. The Tally Food Court (with assistance from the Multicultural Center) will offer a dish inspired by the presentation.
7:30 p.m.
Calendar: School of Music
Free and open to the public.
7:30 p.m.
Calendar: School of Music
The Chamber Opera Workshop performances have been rescheduled to April 17 and 18 at 7:30 p.m. in Choral Hall.
10 a.m.
Calendar: School of Art
Senior ThesisThis series of four week long senior capstone exhibitions in the Atrium Gallery showcases the culmination of the undergraduate art studio experience, which is reflected in the creative artwork of the senior undergraduate art students in the School of Art.
11 a.m.
Calendar: English
Two distinguished members of the English department faculty will share their writing and research at an interdisciplinary panel.
7:30 p.m.
Calendar: School of Music
The Chamber Opera Workshop performances have been rescheduled to April 17 and 18 at 7:30 p.m. in Choral Hall.
10 a.m.
Calendar: School of Art
Senior ThesisThis series of four week long senior capstone exhibitions in the Atrium Gallery showcases the culmination of the undergraduate art studio experience, which is reflected in the creative artwork of the senior undergraduate art students in the School of Art.
9:30 a.m.
Tickets available in advance through the University Singers Office.
3:30 p.m.
Calendar: Museum of Art
Come in the museum for a quiet meditation session.
5:30 p.m.
Calendar: School of Music
Free and open to the public.
7 p.m.
Undiscovered Worlds"Undiscovered Worlds: The Search Beyond our Sun" explores a timeless question: Do other planets like Earth exist? Within the past 20 years, astronomers have discovered hundreds of planets orbiting other stars. Travel to distant stars and fly up to exotic planets and see them up close in the planetarium. Experience the science shifting our perspectives on humanity’s place in the cosmos.
7:30 p.m.
University SingersCelebrate fifty-one fabulous years of the University Singers with a gold-studded, toe-tapping, finger-snapping, and hand-clapping two-hour extravaganza! Bring the entire family - don't miss the fun!
7:30 p.m.
Iphigenia 2.0Iphigenia 2.0 tells the story of General Agamemnon's decision to sacrifice his daughter to prove his worthiness and lead troops to battle in the Trojan War.
9 a.m.
Calendar: School of Music
Free and open to the public.
1 p.m.
Calendar: School of Art
Senior ThesisThis series of four week long senior capstone exhibitions in the Atrium Gallery showcases the culmination of the undergraduate art studio experience, which is reflected in the creative artwork of the senior undergraduate art students in the School of Art.
2:30 p.m.
Iphigenia 2.0Iphigenia 2.0 tells the story of General Agamemnon's decision to sacrifice his daughter to prove his worthiness and lead troops to battle in the Trojan War.
5:30 p.m.
Undiscovered Worlds"Undiscovered Worlds: The Search Beyond our Sun" explores a timeless question: Do other planets like Earth exist? Within the past 20 years, astronomers have discovered hundreds of planets orbiting other stars. Travel to distant stars and fly up to exotic planets and see them up close in the planetarium. Experience the science shifting our perspectives on humanity’s place in the cosmos.
7 p.m.
Saturn & BeyondSaturn’s rings are one of the most beautiful sights in the solar system. They can be seen clearly even with a small backyard telescope. Astronomers have known about these rings for over 400 years, yet they still present many questions. In 2004 the Cassini orbiter and the Huygens probe reached Saturn. During this show we will explore the mysterious features seen by these spacecraft.
7:30 p.m.
University SingersCelebrate fifty-one fabulous years of the University Singers with a gold-studded, toe-tapping, finger-snapping, and hand-clapping two-hour extravaganza! Bring the entire family - don't miss the fun!
7:30 p.m.
Iphigenia 2.0Iphigenia 2.0 tells the story of General Agamemnon's decision to sacrifice his daughter to prove his worthiness and lead troops to battle in the Trojan War.
2:30 p.m.
Iphigenia 2.0Iphigenia 2.0 tells the story of General Agamemnon's decision to sacrifice his daughter to prove his worthiness and lead troops to battle in the Trojan War.
3 p.m.
Calendar: School of Music
Free and open to the public.
10 a.m.
Calendar: School of Art
Senior ThesisThis series of four week long senior capstone exhibitions in the Atrium Gallery showcases the culmination of the undergraduate art studio experience, which is reflected in the creative artwork of the senior undergraduate art students in the School of Art.
7:30 p.m.
Calendar: School of Music
Now in its eleventh season, the Arts Alive Concert Series presents world-renowned and award-winning musical ensembles and artists.
7:30 p.m.
Six new 10-minute plays will be written and developed for this festival, featuring work by young Ball State playwrights, dramaturgs, actors, and directors.
10 a.m.
Calendar: School of Art
Senior ThesisThis series of four week long senior capstone exhibitions in the Atrium Gallery showcases the culmination of the undergraduate art studio experience, which is reflected in the creative artwork of the senior undergraduate art students in the School of Art.
7:30 p.m.
Six new 10-minute plays will be written and developed for this festival, featuring work by young Ball State playwrights, dramaturgs, actors, and directors.
11 a.m.
Calendar: English
Dr. Roxanne Mountford, Associate Professor and Director of Writing, Rhetoric and Digital Media at the University of Kentucky, will lecture on the history of the disciplinary drift between Communication and English and how efforts to overcome this divide have impacted the field of rhetoric.
12 p.m.
Calendar: Rinker Center
Come experience an insider’s look at another culture as international students Danah Alqunfuzi and Soha Fallata present their experiences as natives of the country of Saudi Arabia. The Tally Food Court will offer a dish inspired by the presentation.
7:30 p.m.
Calendar: School of Music
Art of JazzDesigned to promote jazz within Indiana, the Art of Jazz Series presents internationally renowned artists in concert with the Ball State Jazz Ensembles.
10 a.m.
Calendar: School of Art
Senior ThesisThis series of four week long senior capstone exhibitions in the Atrium Gallery showcases the culmination of the undergraduate art studio experience, which is reflected in the creative artwork of the senior undergraduate art students in the School of Art.
7:30 p.m.
Six new 10-minute plays will be written and developed for this festival, featuring work by young Ball State playwrights, dramaturgs, actors, and directors.
7:30 p.m.
Iphigenia 2.0Iphigenia 2.0 tells the story of General Agamemnon's decision to sacrifice his daughter to prove his worthiness and lead troops to battle in the Trojan War.
7:30 p.m.
Grammy nominees for their last three CD releases and International Tango competition winners (New York), Quartet San Francisco expresses itself in its agility and standout virtuosic playing.
10 a.m.
Calendar: School of Art
Senior ThesisThis series of four week long senior capstone exhibitions in the Atrium Gallery showcases the culmination of the undergraduate art studio experience, which is reflected in the creative artwork of the senior undergraduate art students in the School of Art.
7:30 p.m.
Six new 10-minute plays will be written and developed for this festival, featuring work by young Ball State playwrights, dramaturgs, actors, and directors.
7 p.m.
Undiscovered Worlds"Undiscovered Worlds: The Search Beyond our Sun" explores a timeless question: Do other planets like Earth exist? Within the past 20 years, astronomers have discovered hundreds of planets orbiting other stars. Travel to distant stars and fly up to exotic planets and see them up close in the planetarium. Experience the science shifting our perspectives on humanity’s place in the cosmos.
7:30 p.m.
Calendar: School of Music
Members of the Student Chamber Opera Workshop present chamber operas as well as selected opera scenes with piano accompaniment. Free and open to the public.
7:30 p.m.
Iphigenia 2.0Iphigenia 2.0 tells the story of General Agamemnon's decision to sacrifice his daughter to prove his worthiness and lead troops to battle in the Trojan War.
7:30 p.m.
Six new 10-minute plays will be written and developed for this festival, featuring work by young Ball State playwrights, dramaturgs, actors, and directors.
1 p.m.
Calendar: School of Art
Senior ThesisThis series of four week long senior capstone exhibitions in the Atrium Gallery showcases the culmination of the undergraduate art studio experience, which is reflected in the creative artwork of the senior undergraduate art students in the School of Art.
2:30 p.m.
Six new 10-minute plays will be written and developed for this festival, featuring work by young Ball State playwrights, dramaturgs, actors, and directors.
2:30 p.m.
Iphigenia 2.0Iphigenia 2.0 tells the story of General Agamemnon's decision to sacrifice his daughter to prove his worthiness and lead troops to battle in the Trojan War.
5:30 p.m.
Undiscovered Worlds"Undiscovered Worlds: The Search Beyond our Sun" explores a timeless question: Do other planets like Earth exist? Within the past 20 years, astronomers have discovered hundreds of planets orbiting other stars. Travel to distant stars and fly up to exotic planets and see them up close in the planetarium. Experience the science shifting our perspectives on humanity’s place in the cosmos.
7 p.m.
Saturn & BeyondSaturn’s rings are one of the most beautiful sights in the solar system. They can be seen clearly even with a small backyard telescope. Astronomers have known about these rings for over 400 years, yet they still present many questions. In 2004 the Cassini orbiter and the Huygens probe reached Saturn. During this show we will explore the mysterious features seen by these spacecraft.
7:30 p.m.
Calendar: School of Music
Members of the Student Chamber Opera Workshop present chamber operas as well as selected opera scenes with piano accompaniment. Free and open to the public.
7:30 p.m.
Iphigenia 2.0Iphigenia 2.0 tells the story of General Agamemnon's decision to sacrifice his daughter to prove his worthiness and lead troops to battle in the Trojan War.
2:30 p.m.
Six new 10-minute plays will be written and developed for this festival, featuring work by young Ball State playwrights, dramaturgs, actors, and directors.
3 p.m.
Calendar: School of Music
The choral ensembles perform several concerts each semester, offering repertoire from around the world and across the centuries. Each concert features two or more student ensembles and a broad palette of vibrant music.
5:30 p.m.
Calendar: School of Music
Free and open to the public.
5 p.m.
Calendar: English
Join us for the release of our second issue of Ball State’s academic journal: Digital Literature Review. This year’s theme is “Slavery Now.”
5:30 p.m.
Calendar: School of Music
Free and open to the public.
7:30 p.m.
Calendar: School of Music
Free and open to the public.
10 a.m.
Calendar: School of Art
Senior ThesisThis series of four week long senior capstone exhibitions in the Atrium Gallery showcases the culmination of the undergraduate art studio experience, which is reflected in the creative artwork of the senior undergraduate art students in the School of Art.
12 p.m.
Calendar: Museum of Art
Meet a docent for a comparative tour and explore the gallery together.
5:30 p.m.
Calendar: School of Music
Free and open to the public.
7:30 p.m.
Calendar: School of Music
Free and open to the public.
10 a.m.
Calendar: School of Art
Senior ThesisThis series of four week long senior capstone exhibitions in the Atrium Gallery showcases the culmination of the undergraduate art studio experience, which is reflected in the creative artwork of the senior undergraduate art students in the School of Art.
5:30 p.m.
Calendar: School of Music
Free and open to the public.
7:30 p.m.
Calendar: School of Music
Graduate and doctoral student conductors lead this all-student ensemble.
7:30 p.m.
All You Need Is LoveAudiences can expect to see a wide variety of movement styles and interpretations through the music icon legend The Beatles.
10 a.m.
Calendar: School of Art
Senior ThesisThis series of four week long senior capstone exhibitions in the Atrium Gallery showcases the culmination of the undergraduate art studio experience, which is reflected in the creative artwork of the senior undergraduate art students in the School of Art.
7:30 p.m.
Calendar: School of Music
Free and open to the public.
7:30 p.m.
All You Need Is LoveAudiences can expect to see a wide variety of movement styles and interpretations through the music icon legend The Beatles.
7:30 p.m.
Calendar: Pruis Hall
The Grand SlamboviansFormed in Sleepy Hollow, New York over a decade ago, The Slambovian Circus of Dreams (AKA The Grand Slambovians) pioneered the alt-folk/americana genre, stayingon the fringes of the music industry and under the radar while producing several critically acclaimed studio albums.
10 a.m.
Calendar: School of Art
Senior ThesisThis series of four week long senior capstone exhibitions in the Atrium Gallery showcases the culmination of the undergraduate art studio experience, which is reflected in the creative artwork of the senior undergraduate art students in the School of Art.
3:30 p.m.
Calendar: Museum of Art
Come in the museum for a quiet mediation session.
6 p.m.
Calendar: Museum of Art
Alexander Jarman, manager of adult and community programs at the Walters Art Museum, invites us to do something different and very participatory to explore Fractured Narratives.
7 p.m.
Undiscovered Worlds"Undiscovered Worlds: The Search Beyond our Sun" explores a timeless question: Do other planets like Earth exist? Within the past 20 years, astronomers have discovered hundreds of planets orbiting other stars. Travel to distant stars and fly up to exotic planets and see them up close in the planetarium. Experience the science shifting our perspectives on humanity’s place in the cosmos.
7:30 p.m.
Calendar: School of Music
Ball State's top two band ensembles present a series of concerts each year featuring a wide range of band repertoire.
7:30 p.m.
All You Need Is LoveAudiences can expect to see a wide variety of movement styles and interpretations through the music icon legend The Beatles.
1 p.m.
Calendar: School of Art
Senior ThesisThis series of four week long senior capstone exhibitions in the Atrium Gallery showcases the culmination of the undergraduate art studio experience, which is reflected in the creative artwork of the senior undergraduate art students in the School of Art.
5:30 p.m.
Undiscovered Worlds"Undiscovered Worlds: The Search Beyond our Sun" explores a timeless question: Do other planets like Earth exist? Within the past 20 years, astronomers have discovered hundreds of planets orbiting other stars. Travel to distant stars and fly up to exotic planets and see them up close in the planetarium. Experience the science shifting our perspectives on humanity’s place in the cosmos.
7 p.m.
Saturn & BeyondSaturn’s rings are one of the most beautiful sights in the solar system. They can be seen clearly even with a small backyard telescope. Astronomers have known about these rings for over 400 years, yet they still present many questions. In 2004 the Cassini orbiter and the Huygens probe reached Saturn. During this show we will explore the mysterious features seen by these spacecraft.
7:30 p.m.
All You Need Is LoveAudiences can expect to see a wide variety of movement styles and interpretations through the music icon legend The Beatles.
3 p.m.
Calendar: School of Music
Summer ChorusThe choral ensembles perform several concerts each semester, offering repertoire from around the world and across the centuries. Each concert features two or more student ensembles and a broad palette of vibrant music.
6:30 p.m.
Calendar: School of Music
Free and open to the public.
7:30 p.m.
Calendar: School of Music
Free and open to the public.
10 a.m.
Calendar: School of Art
Senior ThesisThis series of four week long senior capstone exhibitions in the Atrium Gallery showcases the culmination of the undergraduate art studio experience, which is reflected in the creative artwork of the senior undergraduate art students in the School of Art.
10 a.m.
Calendar: School of Art
Senior ThesisThis series of four week long senior capstone exhibitions in the Atrium Gallery showcases the culmination of the undergraduate art studio experience, which is reflected in the creative artwork of the senior undergraduate art students in the School of Art.
10 a.m.
Calendar: School of Art
Senior ThesisThis series of four week long senior capstone exhibitions in the Atrium Gallery showcases the culmination of the undergraduate art studio experience, which is reflected in the creative artwork of the senior undergraduate art students in the School of Art.
10 a.m.
Calendar: School of Art
Senior ThesisThis series of four week long senior capstone exhibitions in the Atrium Gallery showcases the culmination of the undergraduate art studio experience, which is reflected in the creative artwork of the senior undergraduate art students in the School of Art.
1 p.m.
Calendar: School of Art
Senior ThesisThis series of four week long senior capstone exhibitions in the Atrium Gallery showcases the culmination of the undergraduate art studio experience, which is reflected in the creative artwork of the senior undergraduate art students in the School of Art.
7:30 p.m.
Calendar: School of Music
The Ball State School of Music’s annual Chamber Music Festival is believed to be the longest-running continuous university-affiliated series of its kind in the country. Free and open to the public.
3 p.m.
Calendar: School of Music
The Ball State School of Music’s annual Chamber Music Festival is believed to be the longest-running continuous university-affiliated series of its kind in the country. Free and open to the public.
7:30 p.m.
Calendar: School of Music
Campus and community singers come together to form the Ball State School of Music Summer Chorus. Free and open to the public.
5:30 p.m.
Calendar: School of Music
Ball State’s Summer Concert Band and Summer Jazz Ensemble come together in concert. Free and open to the public.
7:30 p.m.
Calendar: School of Music
Campus and community singers come together to form the Ball State School of Music Summer Chorus. Free and open to the public.