Events Listed As Speakers

Upcoming Events
All Day Event
Calendar: School of Art
Metals artist Michael Dale Bernard to visit 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.
12 p.m.
Calendar: Rinker Center
Come experience an insider’s look at Indonesian culture as international student Kadek Ayurina presents on her experiences as a native of the country of Indonesia. An internationally-themed dish from Tally Food Court will be served.
All Day Event
Calendar: School of Art
Metals artist Michael Dale Bernard to visit 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.
7:30 p.m.
Calendar: Student Life
Joseph SimmonsArtist, author and entrepreneur, Joseph “Rev. Run” Simmons, front man of the hip hop group Run D.M.C., will present "A Conversation with Rev. Run" as part of the 2014-2015 Excellence in Leadership speaker series.
8 p.m.
Calendar: Journalism
Photograph of Robert Hoopes, the 2014 Vernon C. Shranz Distinguished Lecturer in Public RelationsThe annual Vernon C. Schranz Lecture in Public Relations, the nation’s first endowed public relations lectureship, is proudly hosted by Ball State University. This year's speaker is Robert Hoopes, president of Vox Global.
12 p.m.
Calendar: Rinker Center
Come experience an insider’s look at Israeli culture as international student Ido Heller presents on his experiences as a native of the country of Israel. An internationally-themed dish from Tally Food Court will be served.
1 p.m.
Marc Pritchard, Procter and GambleAs the world’s largest advertiser and maker of everyday household and beauty products, Procter & Gamble (P&G) relies on the power of creativity to build some of the world’s leading brands. Join Marc Pritchard, Global Brand Building Officer, as he shares how P&G ignites creativity to bring a brand’s voice to life. Free and open to the public.
12 p.m.
Calendar: Rinker Center
Come experience an insider’s look at Swiss culture as international student Luca Schmid presents on his experiences as a native of the country of Switzerland. An internationally-themed dish from Tally Food Court will be served.
6:30 p.m.
Ceramics artist Lauren Gallaspy to visit 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.
6:30 p.m.
Ceramics artist Lauren Gallaspy to visit 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.
4 p.m.
Calendar: School of Art
Artist Nick Tobier to visit 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.
5 p.m.
Michael GoldsbyEntrepreneurship as an academic discipline is traditionally taught by business schools, and for good reason. Economics, finance, and marketing provide critical tools for building successful businesses. However, entrepreneurship is also a very creative act that is hard to define within purely scientific terms. In this talk, Professor Goldsby explains how an entrepreneur with an appreciation for the arts and humanities can be an even greater creative force for progressive change in the economy and greater society.
12 p.m.
Calendar: Rinker Center
Come experience an insider’s look at Estonian culture as international student Triin Peitel presents on her experiences as a native of the country of Estonia. An internationally-themed dish from Tally Food Court will be served.
7:30 p.m.
Calendar: English
Novelist Michael Poore will be on campus to share his creative work with the public.
7:30 p.m.
Alexandra Cousteau Alexandra Cousteau is a globally recognized advocate on water issues, who has gone on to continue the work of her renowned grandfather, Jacques-Yves Cousteau, and her father, Philippe Cousteau Sr.
11 a.m.
Calendar: English
Shelley Rodrigo, Assistant Professor of Rhetoric and (New) Media at Old Dominion and co-author of The Wadsworth Guide to Research, will lecture on multimedia research processes.
12 p.m.
Calendar: Rinker Center
Come experience an insider’s look at Japanese culture as international student Ryo Iyoda presents on his experiences as a native of the country of Japan. An internationally-themed dish from Tally Food Court will be served.
7:30 p.m.
Brian StormBrian Storm, founder and executive producer for the award winning multimedia and production studio MediaStorm, shares his insight about digital storytelling and the cinematic narrative.
12 p.m.
Calendar: Rinker Center
Come experience an insider’s look at Brazilian culture as international student Bruno Cabrera presents on his experiences as a native of the country of Brazil. An internationally-themed dish from Tally Food Court will be served.
7:30 p.m.
Calendar: Student Life
Laverne Cox, Transgender Advocate and Actress of "Orange is the New Black", presents "Ain't I a woman: My Journey to Womanhood" as part of the 2014-2015 Excellence in Leadership speaker series.
7:30 p.m.
Calendar: Student Life
Rainn WilsonActor and author, Rainn Wilson, best known for his role of Dwight Schrute on “The Office,” will present "SoulPancake: Chew on Life’s Big Questions" as part of the 2014-2015 Excellence in Leadership speaker series.