Featured Events

Upcoming Events
2:30 p.m.
A first for the Department of Theatre and Dance, the 10-Minute Play Fest will feature six one-acts written by students in the department’s playwriting classes. Both directing students and theatrical studies majors can gain experience working with new play development and producing said works.
2:30 p.m.
Pericles: Price of TyreEnter Pirates! Set sail with Pericles, Prince of Tyre, on an action-packed, epic journey. In heroic fashion, Pericles woos a princess, fights a famine, weathers storms and a shipwreck, wins the hand of his wife, loses her at sea, and entrusts his only child to a king and queen. From a riddle to a heartrending reunion, Shakespeare’s tale charts one man’s sweeping voyage from a headstrong youth to a sage, world-weary man, with humor, pathos and passion.
7:30 p.m.
Travis TrittEnjoy a special evening with CMA and Grammy award-winning country artist, Travis Tritt. Experience this rare opportunity featuring the multi-platinum artist in an intimate solo-acoustic setting where his powerful voice and his guitar are the subject of the spotlight. An up-close and personal event punctuated by personal stories and anecdotes about his life and musical influences. Performing some of his biggest hits, including “T-R-O-U-B-L-E,” “It’s A Great Day to Be Alive” and “Best of Intentions;” the Grand Ole Opry member will bring his award-winning songs to life and leave the audience with a truly memorable experience.
12 p.m.
Student talking to firm representatives at the Job and Internship FairPlan to attend the annual two-day job and internship fair located on the first floor atrium in the Architecture Building. This multi-discipline fair for all CAP students includes representatives from architecture, landscape architecture, construction management, interior design, and urban planning. The mix of firms and potential employers visiting each day will change, so plan to attend both days to expand your personal career network. Location: Architecture Building 1st floor Atrium.
1 p.m.
Recording engineers at a mixing boardBall State Music Media Production students will run several live recording sessions to showcase the capabilities of the recording studios and the praxis oriented nature of the program. This is a perfect opportunity for all to meet the faculty, see what the program is all about, and experience a recording session first hand. Free and open to the public.
4 p.m.
Are you ready to save campus? Join us in this interactive escape room-style challenge utilizing the principles of workplace problem solving. This session will help you develop and utilize critical thinking strategies as well as teamwork. Registration is required to attend, and space is limited.
7 p.m.
Wendy LawrenceEmens Professor Lecture Series | Sponsored by DiscoveryWendy Lawrence (Captain, US Navy, Retired) is an engineer, pilot (helicopter), and a former NASA Astronaut. She flew on four space shuttle missions: STS-67, STS-86, STS-91 and STS-114. After graduation from the US Naval Academy with a Masters of Science degree in Ocean Engineering, Lawrence became a Naval Aviator and logged more than 1,500 hours of flight time in six different types of helicopters while making more than 800 shipboard landings.
2 p.m.
University Libraries WorkshopLearn the basics of Google Sites, a free tool for creating websites. You’ll get an overview of the tools available in Google Sites that can help you create an effective online portfolio for your future endeavors.
3 p.m.
University Libraries WorkshopIf you’re struggling to find enough sources for your research, just one can be a critical jumpstart. A single source can be the path that leads to many more. Join us at this workshop to learn how to use citation chaining and information describing an article to find other relevant sources. Feel free to bring an article to work with!
5 p.m.
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.
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.
7:30 p.m.
Faculty Artist SeriesThe Faculty Artist Series allows School of Music faculty to share their talent and passion for music with the campus and community. Dr. Sweger will perform with Patricia Sweger, staff accompanist, and Lisa Kozenko, associate professor of music performance (oboe). Free and open to the public.
7:30 p.m.
Pericles: Price of TyreEnter Pirates! Set sail with Pericles, Prince of Tyre, on an action-packed, epic journey. In heroic fashion, Pericles woos a princess, fights a famine, weathers storms and a shipwreck, wins the hand of his wife, loses her at sea, and entrusts his only child to a king and queen. From a riddle to a heartrending reunion, Shakespeare’s tale charts one man’s sweeping voyage from a headstrong youth to a sage, world-weary man, with humor, pathos and passion.
All Day Event
Miller College Dialogue Days, Feb. 21-22, 2018Don't miss this chance to connect with and learn from Ball State alumni and professionals as they invade campus for our annual Miller College of Business Dialogue Days. ALL STUDENTS ARE WELCOME TO ATTEND! Browse the schedule and plan your day: bsu.edu/business/dialoguedays
All Day Event
Faculty are strongly encouraged to electronically submit midterm deficiency grades for students enrolled in undergraduate courses.
All Day Event
The improvising chamber ensemble 9 HorsesThe improvising chamber ensemble 9 Horses will be in residency at the School of Music with two days of workshops, master classes, and a concert. With original compositions and genre-hopping virtuosity of all three members, the trio represents co-leader Joe Brent's vision of a musical future with no barrier between the old notions of 'folk art' and 'fine art'. Free and open to the public.
10 a.m.
This information session will allow you to explore whether a master's in urban design is a good fit for you and your overall career plan.
12 p.m.
Manuel Calvo will give a presentation on his country of origin, Panama! Panama is located in the narrow bridge of land that connects North and South America. The Isthmus of Panama includes more than 1.500 islands. Panama is filled with natural beauty, which includes diverse plants and animals, hundreds of different typs of birds, and many types of trees. The average rainfall is twice as heavy on Caribbean coast (60–140) inches per year, as it is on the Pacific cost (45–90) inches.
All Day Event
The improvising chamber ensemble 9 HorsesThe improvising chamber ensemble 9 Horses will be in residency at the School of Music with two days of workshops, master classes, and a concert. With original compositions and genre-hopping virtuosity of all three members, the trio represents co-leader Joe Brent's vision of a musical future with no barrier between the old notions of 'folk art' and 'fine art'. Free and open to the public.