Featured Events

Upcoming Events
All Day Event
No classes. All academic and administrative offices are closed.
All Day Event
No classes. All academic and administrative offices are closed.
5 p.m.
The Universe OverheadThis live planetarium presentation focuses on both the beauty of the night sky and a deeper understanding of what it means. How far away are the stars? Are stars and the Earth part of something even larger? Where do we fit into all of this?
All Day Event
No classes. All academic and administrative offices are closed.
2:30 p.m.
Back to the Moon for GoodNarrated by Tim Allen, this show chronicles teams from around the world competing to land a robotic spacecraft on the moon for the first time in more than 40 years.
All Day Event
No classes. All academic and administrative offices are closed.
9 a.m.
Residence halls open at 9 a.m.
All Day Event
Classes resume.
10 a.m.
Calendar: School of Art
This series of week long exhibitions showcases the theses of senior undergraduate art students at Ball State University 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
Free and open to the public.
10 a.m.
Calendar: School of Art
This series of week long exhibitions showcases the theses of senior undergraduate art students at Ball State University in the School of Art.
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.
5:30 p.m.
Calendar: School of Music
Free and open to the public.
7:30 p.m.
Calendar: School of Music
Art of JazzThe Ball State Jazz Ensembles have performed around the world. Come enjoy a night of standard jazz favorites as well as original compositions and arrangements by ensemble members. Guest Artist TBD. Mark Buselli directs the ensembles.
7:30 p.m.
The NutcrackerThe age-old story of Tchaikovsky's classic, The Nutcracker, is given a new twist by the talented dancers and choreographers of Ball State Dance Theatre.
10 a.m.
Calendar: School of Art
This series of week long exhibitions showcases the theses of senior undergraduate art students at Ball State University in the School of Art.
11:30 a.m.
Indiana Economic Outlook 2015Join guests from around the state for the 19th annual Indiana Economic Outlook with presentations on the local, state and national economic forecast by Governor Mike Pence and distinguished professor of economics Michael J. Hicks.
7 p.m.
Families and children of all ages are invited for a fanciful and fun production presented by the children of Muncie Ballet Studio. Sugar Plum dancers and dreams create a magical holiday tale of a young girl and her Nutcracker doll as they battle the evil Mouse king and journey to the land of the sweets. Wondering at what age your child is ready to attend a performance? A good gauge is if they are able to sit through a movie.
7:30 p.m.
Calendar: School of Music
Free and open to the public.
7:30 p.m.
The NutcrackerThe age-old story of Tchaikovsky's classic, The Nutcracker, is given a new twist by the talented dancers and choreographers of Ball State Dance Theatre.
10 a.m.
Calendar: School of Art
This series of week long exhibitions showcases the theses of senior undergraduate art students at Ball State University in the School of Art.
5 p.m.
The Universe OverheadThis live planetarium presentation focuses on both the beauty of the night sky and a deeper understanding of what it means. How far away are the stars? Are stars and the Earth part of something even larger? Where do we fit into all of this?
6:30 p.m.
Christmas StarCan the Star of Bethlehem, as described in the Bible, have a natural explanation? Can the star be explained as a nova or an unusual alignment of the planets? Potential natural explanations for the star of Bethlehem will be discussed along with some recent ideas.
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.
The NutcrackerThe age-old story of Tchaikovsky's classic, The Nutcracker, is given a new twist by the talented dancers and choreographers of Ball State Dance Theatre.
8:30 a.m.
ProfessorStudents with outstanding academic achievements and their families have the opportunity to learn about Ball State University's unique Honors College and the distinctive Ball State experience at Honors College Preview Day.
1 p.m.
Calendar: School of Art
This series of week long exhibitions showcases the theses of senior undergraduate art students at Ball State University in the School of Art.
7:30 p.m.
Calendar: School of Music
High-level performing high school musicians come together to make music and work with a distinguished conductor. Free and open to the public.