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If you are unable to pay your account balance in full by September 1, you may choose to use the deferment option to make up to four monthly payments each semester.
12:30 p.m.
Calendar: Working Well
Do you wish to lose weight, eat healthier, and exercise more? Are you at risk for developing type 2 diabetes? Working Well offers a LiveWell DPP (diabetes prevention program) that can help you adopt and maintain healthy lifestyles that will reduce your chances of developing diabetes. The CDC developed this 1 hour a week program to include items such as Becoming a Fat Detective, Keys to Eating Out, and many more motivating core courses over 16 weeks. LiveWEll DPP brought to you right here on campus and Ball State is willing to cover the cost of the program for you so there is no fee to participate. Attend this informational session to see if this class is right for you and take the first step feeling better and becoming a healthier you!!!
7:30 p.m.
SocksThe award winning trio from County Clare have captivated audiences, the world around, with their high energy performances, breath-taking musical ability and their trademark 3 part vocal harmonies, and have returned with the follow up to their debut award winning 2013 album.
3 p.m.
The goal of International Sip & Chat is to mingle American, international students, faculty, and others together for social interaction. It will be relax time to chat and make new friends, while discussing various topics such as holidays, customs, perceptions, and more.
4:30 p.m.
James WebbThis Sunday, September 4th at 4:30PM in the Brown Planetarium, James Webb from Florida International University will be presenting a live musical performance. As a Professor of Physics and director of the Stocker Astroscience Center, his astronomy themed lyrics are accurate and insightful. Select songs will be accompanied by visuals on the dome.
All Day Event
Holiday observance. No classes. University administrative offices closed.
3 p.m.
Harry Truman's Great 1948 Comeback: How did he pull off this election miracle? It's an election year, but only one of the many interesting races in United States history. Rich Harris, local history aficionado, will present on one of the greatest upsets in our political arena. Attend this session to learn how Truman turned his race around!
5 p.m.
Calendar: Career Center
Have you ever wondered what to wear or how to write an important email? At this workshop you will learn about professional standards of dress and communication as well as how to understand organizational culture. Demystify networking in the job and internship searches.
6 p.m.
Calendar: Career Center
What sets you apart from people competing for the same job? This workshop will delve into how to highlight your skills in order to showcase what makes you worthy of recognition from potential employers.
5 p.m.
Calendar: Career Center
If you aren’t sure how a career fair works or what to do before attending one, discover all you need to know at this workshop.
7:30 p.m.
Havana CubaDrawing their inspiration from traditional Cuban Son, Cuba’s greatest musicians have created and maintained the songs and music of the rich culture of the Cuban people in the program, “Cuban Nights.” Staying true to an acoustic base, they have developed a fresh sound with inventive songwriting, and have preserved the traditions of the Cuban musical art form.
6:30 p.m.
Into the DarknessPeople often peer into the darkness of the night sky and wonder what is there. These seemingly dark regions are actually filled with nebulae, star clusters, and other galaxies. Come learn how to navigate the sky by using bright stars and constellations, and discover what fascinating objects exist deep in space.
8 a.m.
Calendar: Working Well
Walk Indiana LogoWalk Indiana is a community collaboration aimed toward making Delaware County a healthier, happier community. Walk Indiana is celebrating its seventh annual NON-COMPETITIVE half-marathon, 10k, and 5k taking place on the gorgeous Cardinal and White River Greenways, whose paved trails makes it possible for walkers of all ages and abilities to participate.
8 a.m.
Calendar: Student Life
Come join Student Voluntary Services as we volunteer at the 10th Annual White River Clean Up with Muncie Clean & Beautiful. Pre-registration with Student Voluntary Services is required.
6:30 p.m.
Into the DarknessPeople often peer into the darkness of the night sky and wonder what is there. These seemingly dark regions are actually filled with nebulae, star clusters, and other galaxies. Come learn how to navigate the sky by using bright stars and constellations, and discover what fascinating objects exist deep in space.
8 p.m.
Into the DarknessPeople often peer into the darkness of the night sky and wonder what is there. These seemingly dark regions are actually filled with nebulae, star clusters, and other galaxies. Come learn how to navigate the sky by using bright stars and constellations, and discover what fascinating objects exist deep in space.
All Day Event
Calendar: Registrar
Web withdrawal period ends at 11:59 pm.
1 p.m.
Calendar: School of Music
Cuarteto TangueroThrough their innovative look at classic tango artists and recordings, the members of Cuarteto Tanguero bring traditional tango to new audiences. With every recording and performance, they reach more listeners and inspire them to look at tango in new ways. Free and open to the public.
5 p.m.
Calendar: Career Center
If you aren’t sure how a career fair works or what to do before attending one, discover all you need to know at this workshop.
7:30 p.m.
Calendar: School of Music
Every year, the School of Music faculty presents solo and chamber music recitals. The Faculty Artist Series allows faculty to share their talent and passion for music with the campus and community. Program to include works by Shawn Head (world premiere), Rebecca Clarke, Daniel Sitler (world premiere), and Johannes Brahms. ​Free and open to the public.
3 p.m.
The Hoosier Environmental Council has published "Mounds Greenway", a sustainable park and trail plan to connect existing amenities and enhance the area along the West Fork White River. Michael Popa, Mounds Campaign Outreach Associate, will talk about the project and present to attendees the benefits of the Greenway development projects to the economic, health, and environmental wellbeing of surrounding communities.
10 a.m.
Calendar: Career Center
If you aren’t sure how a career fair works or what to do before attending one, discover all you need to know at this workshop.
11 a.m.
Calendar: Career Center
Cardinal Job FairA wide range of employers visit campus to connect with Ball State students and alumni for internships and full-time employment. You will not want to miss this opportunity. Once a semester the Career Center brings together a diverse group of employers who are all looking for one thing: potential employees. The spring Cardinal Job Fair attracts more than 100 employers who come to Ball State specifically to meet students and alumni. This is a great opportunity to get a start on your career planning and to network with people who could help you with those plans. Whether you are looking for part-time or full-time positions or internships, there are plenty of prospects under one roof when you attend Cardinal Job Fair.
12 p.m.
Calendar: Working Well
Eating healthy doesn’t have to break the bank or take hours of planning. Learn tips for meal planning, conquering busy weeknights, and saving money at the grocery store, while uncovering resources to help you with your grocery game plan!
7:30 p.m.
Women of the WorldWomen of the World is a Boston-based international ensemble performing original and folk music from around the world, with a contemporary twist. Ayumi Ueda, a Berklee College of Music alumna from Japan, created a multicultural ensemble that not only crossed boundaries musically, but one that has committed to the ongoing practice of peace in their daily interactions.