Featured Events

Tuesday, April 17, 2018
10:30 a.m.
If you are interested in helping to define what we mean by diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI) at Ball State—and how the University community demonstrates DEI as a distinctive element of our mission—please join us at this interactive forum.
12:30 p.m.
Sensory FriendlySensory-Friendly concerts are meant to allow students to freely express themselves through movement and vocalization enabling them to be fully immersed in this musical experience. These concerts allow students that might not otherwise be able to attend traditional concerts the opportunity to experience and enjoy live performances. Special care and consideration is given to the concert hall lighting and to the performing ensemble’s volume. RSVP requested.
2 p.m.
University Libraries WorkshopCome learn about infographics! This workshop will cover the basics of creating infographics and how to use them effectively.
2 p.m.
Matthias Raess will discuss his dissertation research, which employs R, a coding language and environment for statistical computing and graphics, to analyze language use in data extracted from German Twitter. Matthias is currently serving as a Data Science Consultant for Ball State’s Digital Scholarship Lab. He specializes in sociolinguistics/social media data mining, the influence of media on language, statistics (especially with R), and quantitative research. The presentation is sponsored by Ball State’s Digital Scholarship Lab.
5 p.m.
Image of one of Chris Sickels' stop-motion illustrations, showing a puppet of a young man yelling and motioning against a sky with clouds.The School of Art is proud to present a public lecture by 3D illustrator and stop motion animator Chris Sickels, the eighth and final installment in the School of Art Visiting Artists Designers and Scholars lecture series. The presentation will be on Tuesday, April 17, from 5:00-6:00 pm in AJ 225.
6:30 p.m.
This information session will allow you to explore whether a master of arts in emerging media design and development is a good fit for you and your overall career plan.
7:30 p.m.
Evan is a percussion student of Braham Dembar, assistant professor of music performance (percussion). Free and open to the public.
7:30 p.m.
guitarist Iliana MatosIliana Matos has performed extensively throughout Latin America, the United States, Europe, Africa, and the Middle East, and is prize winner of eleven major international competitions. With her love of contemporary music and desire to develop the guitar repertoire, Iliana has premiered works by numerous composers. Free and open to the public.