Featured Events

Upcoming Events
All Day Event
Holiday observance. No classes. University administrative offices closed.
12 a.m.
Calendar: Registrar
Please make all course changes by 11:59 p.m.
3 p.m.
Many people in the East Central Indiana Region count on the Second Harvest Food Bank to feed themselves and their families. President of the organization, Tim Kean, will speak to the group about hunger and what they, and you, can do to help.
7:30 p.m.
We invite you to save the date for the MLK Speaker Series presentation by Kevin Powell: " Looking for Martin: Dr. King, Community, Civil Rights, Social Media & the New Activism"
7:30 p.m.
TurtleSince its inception in 1985, the Turtle Island Quartet has been a singular force in the creation of bold, new trends in chamber music for strings. Winner of the 2006 and 2008 GRAMMY® Awards for Best Classical Crossover category, Turtle Island fuses the classical quartet esthetic with contemporary American musical styles, and by devising a performance practice that honors both, the state of the art has inevitably been redefined.
11 a.m.
Calendar: Working Well
5 p.m.
Calendar: Grad School
Initial call out meeting of Spring Semester to gauge student interest in the association.
7:30 p.m.
FreshmenSinging with a harmony uniquely their own, The Four Freshmen have enamored listeners world-wide for 65 years, while gaining recognition as one of the most influential vocal groups of all time. Their tight-knit sound inspired The Beach Boys’ Brian Wilson, The Mamas & The Papas, Frankie Valli and the Manhattan Transfer.
10 a.m.
Students in Letterman BuildingTransfer Visit Days are special opportunities for transfer students and their families to visit our vibrant campus and learn more about transferring to Ball State.
6:30 p.m.
Tour of the Winter SkyThe sky on cold winter nights has some of the brightest stars and the best known constellations. Some of these stars are truly supergiants hundreds of times bigger than our Sun, while others are dwarfs the size of Earth. Along the winter Milky Way there are colorful clouds where new stars are being born. Come and enjoy a guided tour of this celestial wonderland and learn how to use star charts to aid you in finding constellations and more.
3:30 p.m.
Calendar: School of Music
Choral musicians performing on stageHigh school women's choruses from across Indiana join the student members of the Ball State Women's Chorus to sing side-by-side. Free and open to the public.
6:30 p.m.
Tour of the Winter SkyThe sky on cold winter nights has some of the brightest stars and the best known constellations. Some of these stars are truly supergiants hundreds of times bigger than our Sun, while others are dwarfs the size of Earth. Along the winter Milky Way there are colorful clouds where new stars are being born. Come and enjoy a guided tour of this celestial wonderland and learn how to use star charts to aid you in finding constellations and more.
8 p.m.
Tour of the Winter SkyThe sky on cold winter nights has some of the brightest stars and the best known constellations. Some of these stars are truly supergiants hundreds of times bigger than our Sun, while others are dwarfs the size of Earth. Along the winter Milky Way there are colorful clouds where new stars are being born. Come and enjoy a guided tour of this celestial wonderland and learn how to use star charts to aid you in finding constellations and more.
7:30 p.m.
Calendar: School of Music
The Faculty Artist Series allows faculty to share their talent and passion for music with the campus and community. Program theme is "The Romantic Piano." Free and open to the public.
5 p.m.
Dr. Daniel Forman will be our guest speaker in January. Dr. Forman is dually trained in Geriatrics and Cardiology. His presentation will provide information on impact factors, including cardiorespiratory fitness, related to quality of life for aging adults.
3 p.m.
The Facing Project is an organization dedicated to building compassion and engendering understanding through the stories of real people in the campuses and communities they touch. This year they are celebrating 5 years and 100 communities. Project Facing Racism's coordinator, Jay Zimmerman, PhD Professor Emeritus of Counseling Psychology, will speak to the group about the process and event that was held at the Muncie Civic Theatre in 2016.
5 p.m.
The Center for Peace and Conflict Studies presents an interactive discussion about civil discourse in light of the recent election and inauguration. The discussion will take place Tuesday January 24, from 5-6 pm in the Applied Technology Building, room 183.
7:30 p.m.
Calendar: School of Music
This concert honors and celebrates the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. through music, poetry, spoken word, and dance. Free and open to the public.
5 p.m.
Calendar: Career Center
Problem solving is one of the key skills employers look for in interns and new hires. This session will help you develop and utilize critical thinking strategies as well as discuss the roles of values and ethics when making decisions.
6 p.m.
Calendar: Career Center
Have you ever wondered what to wear for work or an interview 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.
6 p.m.
OnceONCE, winner of eight 2012 Tony Awards® including Best Musical and winner of the 2013 Grammy Award for Best Musical Theater Album, will play the Emens Auditorium on January 26, 2017. ONCE, which was also named Best Musical by the New York Drama Critics’ Circle, Drama Desk, Drama League, Outer Critics Circle and Lucille Lortel Awards, ran for more than 1,100 performances on Broadway with acclaimed international productions from London and Melbourne to Japan and South Korea.
6:30 p.m.
Tour of the Winter SkyThe sky on cold winter nights has some of the brightest stars and the best known constellations. Some of these stars are truly supergiants hundreds of times bigger than our Sun, while others are dwarfs the size of Earth. Along the winter Milky Way there are colorful clouds where new stars are being born. Come and enjoy a guided tour of this celestial wonderland and learn how to use star charts to aid you in finding constellations and more.
7:30 p.m.
Calendar: School of Music
University SingersNow in its 53rd season, the Ball State University Singers has been entertaining audiences both young and old through its songs of faith, hope, laughter, and love. The ensemble warms up the month of January with its annual Winter Cabaret.