University Calendar

Featured Events

Upcoming Events
7:30 a.m.
Every spring semester, approximately 100 employers attend Teacher Job Fair, a great event that will enable you to network and interview with a variety of school systems. Many students obtain full-time jobs after attending Teacher Job Fair. This event offers education majors an opportunity to collect information from school corporations, distribute résumés, network with professionals, and interview with potential employers.
4:30 p.m.
Digital Literature Review GalaNow launching its fourth edition, The Digital Literature Review wants you to join our monster mash at the annual DLR Gala. Hear the stories behind the monsters. Come, eat, and learn more about the history of your favorite ghouls.
5 p.m.
This recital will showcase multiple student performers from the voice studios of Jon Truitt, associate professor of voice and director of opera, and Elizabeth Truitt, instructor of music. Free and open to the public.
5:30 p.m.
Guitarist Rupert Boyd and cellist Laura MetcalfRupert Boyd is acclaimed as one of the most talented guitarists of his generation and his performances have taken him across four continents. Cellist Laura Metcalf is known for her compelling solo and chamber music performances worldwide and in her home of New York City. Free and open to the public.
7:30 p.m.
Three female oboist performing with other band members in the backgroundGraduate and doctoral students conduct this all-student ensemble as it performs traditional and contemporary concert band repertoire representing a variety of music styles and periods.
7:30 p.m.
Reimagining MaryThe challenge presented by a well-known story is that as people mature and experience different trials, achievements, and losses, what was once a clear-cut tale may now unfold into a more complex and layered narrative. Inspired by the classic film, Ball State Dance Theatre will present a fresh take on a treasured story. It will no doubt be a "jolly holiday" for performers and audience alike as the "supercalifragilisticexpialidocious" adventure is told through dance and interpretive movement.
8 p.m.
Emily Jo Scalzo and Rebecca ManeryTo celebrate the release of their books, English Department faculty members Emily Jo Scalzo and Rebecca Manery will read from their work.
4:30 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.
5:30 p.m.
Members of the Guitar Ensemble performingThe Guitar Ensemble is directed by Paul Reilly and is a performance opportunity for all School of Music guitarists. This group studies and performs duo, trio, and quartet literature for the classical guitar and other chamber music for the instrument. Free and open to the public.
6 p.m.
Come celebrate a night of comedy as the Dead Shakespeare Society performs a dramatic reading of Shakespeare’s Much Ado About Nothing.
7:30 p.m.
The award-winning Viola Choir is under the direction of Katrin Meidell. Free and open to the public.
7:30 p.m.
Reimagining MaryThe challenge presented by a well-known story is that as people mature and experience different trials, achievements, and losses, what was once a clear-cut tale may now unfold into a more complex and layered narrative. Inspired by the classic film, Ball State Dance Theatre will present a fresh take on a treasured story. It will no doubt be a "jolly holiday" for performers and audience alike as the "supercalifragilisticexpialidocious" adventure is told through dance and interpretive movement.
2 p.m.
This event has been CANCELED, and will be rescheduled for fall semester, 2017.
3 p.m.
Black and white image of four African American students in black pants and shoes, no shirt, wearing chains across their chests with fists in the air as a crowd watches.The members of the Ball State University African American Alumni Oral History Project II are presenting a public showcase on April 28th for a premiere screening of "Tales Told Out of School", a documentary that captures the stories of African American alumni of Ball State University who attended from 1950 to today.
3:30 p.m.
Meditation in the MuseumJoin us in the Asian Art gallery Fridays at 3:30 pm for a soothing end of the week meditation.
5:30 p.m.
Kaitlyn is a Music Media Production (MMP) student of Robert Willey, director and associate professor of music media production, and she studies composition with Jody Nagel, professor of music theory and composition. Free and open to the public.
5:30 p.m.
Emma is a student of Yoko Shimazaki-Kilburn, instructor of music performance. Free and open to the public.
6 p.m.
Final Friday: Perception with PechaKucha
7:30 p.m.
This recital will showcase multiple vocal students taught by Ball State graduate assistants. Free and open to the public.
7:30 p.m.
Wind band musicians on stage performingBall State's top two band ensembles present a series of concerts each year featuring a wide range of band repertoire. Thomas Caneva and Caroline Hand conduct the ensembles.
7:30 p.m.
Reimagining MaryThe challenge presented by a well-known story is that as people mature and experience different trials, achievements, and losses, what was once a clear-cut tale may now unfold into a more complex and layered narrative. Inspired by the classic film, Ball State Dance Theatre will present a fresh take on a treasured story. It will no doubt be a "jolly holiday" for performers and audience alike as the "supercalifragilisticexpialidocious" adventure is told through dance and interpretive movement.
All Day Event
Final Examination day for Saturday classes
10 a.m.
This recital will showcase multiple student performers from the harp studio of Elizabeth Richter. Free and open to the public.
2:30 p.m.
Docent Choice Tour LogoEnjoy a guided tour of a docent-selected topic in the David Owsley Museum of Art galleries.