Events Listed As Speakers

Upcoming Events
5 p.m.
Miller College of BusinessFifth Annual Distinguished Professor Lecture SeriesMatthew R. Marvel, George A. Ball Distinguished Professor of EntrepreneurshipBusiness planning is pervasive in entrepreneurship education today. However, academic debate about the value of business planning is longstanding. In this presentation, Marvel discusses the major challenges in business planning research. Using recent data collected from new technology-based startups in the Midwest he advances a new perspective in business planning research—while considering if, and when, planning promotes venture development. Reception immediately following lecture. Free and open to the public. The Distinguished Professor Lecture Series has been made possible by support from London Witte Group.
7 p.m.
Calendar: English
Young Adult novelist Eliot Schrefer will discuss “crossing the lines” as part of the Marilyn Cory Speaker Series.
9 a.m.
Calendar: School of Art
Joseph LappieBook artist and printmaker Joseph Lappie 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.
12 p.m.
Calendar: Rinker Center
Come experience an insider’s look at another culture as international student Natasha Francksen presents her experiences as a native of the country of the United Kingdom. An internationally-themed dish from Tally Food Court will be served.
5 p.m.
Calendar: School of Art
Joseph LappieBook artist and printmaker Joseph Lappie 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.
9 a.m.
Calendar: School of Art
Joseph LappieBook artist and printmaker Joseph Lappie 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.
9 a.m.
Calendar: School of Art
Joseph LappieBook artist and printmaker Joseph Lappie 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.
4 p.m.
Celebrating the life and impact of the College of Architecture and Planning’s first dean, Charles M. Sappenfield.
7:30 p.m.
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.
7:30 p.m.
The College of Architecture and Planning is pleased to host Thom Mayne, founder of Morphosis as the Charles M. Sappenfield guest lecturer.
7:30 p.m.
Calendar: English
The 10th annual In Print Festival of First Books includes readings, discussions, and classroom visits with authors who have recently published their first books.
12 p.m.
Calendar: Rinker Center
Come experience an insider’s look at another culture as international students Sharifa Djurabaeva and Ziyoda Gazieva present their experiences as natives of the country of Uzbekistan. An internationally-themed dish from Tally Food Court will be served.
7:30 p.m.
Calendar: English
The 10th annual In Print Festival of First Books includes readings, discussions, and classroom visits with authors who have recently published their first books.
5 p.m.
Artist and scholar Anthony Stellaccio 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.
12 p.m.
Calendar: Rinker Center
Come experience an insider’s look at another culture as international student Isaac Muhando presents his experiences as a native of the country of Kenya. An internationally-themed dish from Tally Food Court will be served.
6:30 p.m.
Calendar: Museum of Art
Artist Eric Gottesman will speak about his work in the exhibition and other special projects, including his book, Sudden Flowers.
6 p.m.
Calendar: Museum of Art
Revel in the social atmosphere with a creative demonstration, idea-stimulating "Fractured" PechaKucha talks, cash bar, and evening access to see the galleries and exhibition Fractured Narratives.
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.
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. An internationally-themed dish from Tally Food Court will be served.
5 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.
4:30 p.m.
Calendar: English
Four faculty members from varying subareas in the English Dept. at Ball State will share current research.
12 p.m.
Calendar: Rinker Center
Come experience an insider’s look at another culture as international student Luma Bashmi presents her experiences as a native of the country of Bahrain. An internationally-themed dish from Tally Food Court will be served.
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 student Danah Alqunfuzi presents her experiences as a native of the country of Saudi Arabia. An internationally-themed dish from Tally Food Court will be served.
8:30 a.m.
12th Annual Copyright Conference, addressing both academic and K-12 intellectual property needs concurrently.
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.