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10 a.m.
Calendar: School of Art
Showcasing the work of four internationally known artists, "Negotiating Distance: A Neon Invitational" presents a collection of large-scale neon sculptures and installations that engage the viewer in a dynamic experience of contemporary neon.
5 p.m.
Calendar: School of Music
Free and open to the public.
7 p.m.
Patricia WrightIndianapolis Prize Winner Patricia Wright will share her ideas on the necessity of animal conservation and environmental and economical sustainability in efforts to preserve the planet.
7:30 p.m.
Calendar: School of Music
Free and open to the public.
7:30 p.m.
Calendar: Pruis Hall
Peach Pickin' MamasWhat do you get when you mix the rich vocals and guitar stylings of veteran blues singer/songwriter EG Kight and the crystal pure vocals of americana artist/actress Lisa Biales?You get a highly entertaining and musically engaging show that leaves the audience feeling like they’ve just spent some time with long lost friends.
10 a.m.
Calendar: School of Art
Showcasing the work of four internationally known artists, "Negotiating Distance: A Neon Invitational" presents a collection of large-scale neon sculptures and installations that engage the viewer in a dynamic experience of contemporary neon.
4 p.m.
Calendar: English
Author Barbara Heavilin will be on campus presenting a lecture, “Guided and Guarded: The Unseen and Unacknowledged Presence in Tolkien’s The Lord of the Rings and Rowling’s Harry Potter”.
5 p.m.
Calendar: Career Center
Are you on the fence about continuing your education after your undergraduate degree? Find out what you need to know before you make your decision.
5 p.m.
Calendar: School of Music
Free and open to the public.
7:30 p.m.
Cincinnati Shakespeare Company will be on campus with their production of Macbeth.
7:30 p.m.
Stepping is a dance that uses the body as an instrument. It combines footsteps, claps, and spoken words to produce complex rhythms, and has roots in African dance and military marching. In stepping, the dancers wear hard-soled shoes that crack and slap against the floor. Step Afrika! is a dance company committed to furthering the tradition of stepping.
10 a.m.
Calendar: School of Art
Showcasing the work of four internationally known artists, "Negotiating Distance: A Neon Invitational" presents a collection of large-scale neon sculptures and installations that engage the viewer in a dynamic experience of contemporary neon.
11 a.m.
Calendar: Career Center
Are you considering an advanced degree from Ball State University?
All Day Event
Calendar: School of Art
Visiting art history scholar April Watson, PhD 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.
7:30 p.m.
Johnny MathisChances Are” this extraordinary night will be one you will remember for a lifetime! Make it “A Night to Remember” as JOHNNY MATHIS takes Emens Auditorium this fall.
10 a.m.
Calendar: School of Art
Showcasing the work of four internationally known artists, "Negotiating Distance: A Neon Invitational" presents a collection of large-scale neon sculptures and installations that engage the viewer in a dynamic experience of contemporary neon.
10 a.m.
Calendar: School of Music
Free and open to the public.
11 a.m.
Calendar: English
2014 Writing Program Summer Fellowship Recipient Matt Balk will present on his findings regarding archival research and writing centers.
7:45 a.m.
Ball State StudentsHigh school sophomores, juniors, and seniors are invited to visit campus with their families to learn about higher education opportunities at Ball State.
8 a.m.
Calendar: School of Music
A day with Jonathan Snowden, professor of flute at Shenandoah Conservatory and artist-in-residence at Levine School of Music, and Mihoko Watanabe, associate professor of flute at Ball State University. Free and open to the public.
1 p.m.
Calendar: School of Art
Showcasing the work of four internationally known artists, "Negotiating Distance: A Neon Invitational" presents a collection of large-scale neon sculptures and installations that engage the viewer in a dynamic experience of contemporary neon.
1 p.m.
Calendar: Biology
Explore the orchids of Western Hemisphere highlighting orchids from Central and South America.
9 a.m.
Calendar: School of Music
A day with guest artist Benjamin Pierce, professor at University of Arkansas, and Ball State faculty Matthew Lyon, assistant professor of tuba and euphonium, and John Seidel, associate professor of trombone. Free and open to the public.
4 p.m.
Calendar: School of Music
Free and open to the public.
7:30 p.m.
Calendar: School of Music
The Telegraph Quartet recently won the Grand Prize in the international Fischoff Chamber Music Competition. Free and open to the public.
12 p.m.
Calendar: Career Center
Take an in-depth look at the hot industries in Indiana looking to hire liberal arts and humanities students.