Featured Events

Upcoming Events
3:30 p.m.
Join us in the Asian Art gallery most Fridays at 3:30 pm for a soothing, end of the week meditation.
4 p.m.
The seventh round of student presentations in the Spring 2018 Research in Progress Seminar Series continues this Friday at 4 p.m. in CL 278.
5:30 p.m.
members of the viola choirThe Ball State University Viola Choir is an award-winning ensemble that was founded by professor Katrin Meidell in 2013. The group plays arranged and original music that spans from the Baroque era to recently composed works. Free and open to the public.
6 p.m.
A free campus and community event at the David Owsley Museum of Art
6:30 p.m.
Undiscovered WorldsThis program explores a timeless question: Do other planets like Earth exist? Within the past 20 years, astronomers have discovered thousands of planets orbiting other stars. Travel to distant stars and fly up to exotic planets and see them up close in the planetarium. Experience the science shifting our perspectives on humanity’s place in the cosmos.
7:30 p.m.
Cinderella: A BalletThe classic fairy tale comes to life through dance, music, costumes, and lights. Set to the famous musical composition by Sergei Prokofiev, this dazzling ballet features Cinderella’s Fairy Godmother and the Fairies of the Four Seasons who help Cinderella overcome her mean-spirited stepsisters and find her Prince.
All Day Event
Final examination day for Saturday classes.
8:30 a.m.
Preview Days are special opportunities for high school students and their families to visit our campus and learn more about Ball State University.
10 a.m.
A female harpist performingThis recital will feature the students of Elizabeth Richter, professor of harp. Free and open to the public.
2:30 p.m.
Enjoy a docent-guided tour in the David Owsley Museum of Art galleries.
2:30 p.m.
Cinderella: A BalletThe classic fairy tale comes to life through dance, music, costumes, and lights. Set to the famous musical composition by Sergei Prokofiev, this dazzling ballet features Cinderella’s Fairy Godmother and the Fairies of the Four Seasons who help Cinderella overcome her mean-spirited stepsisters and find her Prince.
6:30 p.m.
Undiscovered WorldsThis program explores a timeless question: Do other planets like Earth exist? Within the past 20 years, astronomers have discovered thousands of planets orbiting other stars. Travel to distant stars and fly up to exotic planets and see them up close in the planetarium. Experience the science shifting our perspectives on humanity’s place in the cosmos.
7:30 p.m.
Cinderella: A BalletThe classic fairy tale comes to life through dance, music, costumes, and lights. Set to the famous musical composition by Sergei Prokofiev, this dazzling ballet features Cinderella’s Fairy Godmother and the Fairies of the Four Seasons who help Cinderella overcome her mean-spirited stepsisters and find her Prince.
8 p.m.
Undiscovered WorldsThis program explores a timeless question: Do other planets like Earth exist? Within the past 20 years, astronomers have discovered thousands of planets orbiting other stars. Travel to distant stars and fly up to exotic planets and see them up close in the planetarium. Experience the science shifting our perspectives on humanity’s place in the cosmos.
1 p.m.
A percussionist performing during a concertPercussion Ensemble II is under the direction of graduate assistant Evan Moore. The percussion ensembles are coordinated by Braham Dembar, assistant professor of music performance (percussion). Free and open to the public.
3 p.m.
Members of the Statesmen choir performing on stageThe choral ensembles perform several concerts each semester offering repertoire from around the world and across the centuries. This concert will feature Leonard Bernstein’s “Chichester Psalms.” Tickets available through the Emens Auditorium Box Office.
All Day Event
Last meeting day for regular classes.
6 p.m.
Accounting Alumni AwardsJoin the Paul W. Parkison Department of Accounting in recognizing our outstanding alumni at the 9th annual awards dinner. A cocktail reception begins at 6.p.m. with dinner following at 7 p.m. Cost is $50 per person or $400 for a table of 8 guests. RSVP online by April 23rd.
7:15 p.m.
Digital Literature Review Launch Gala
All Day Event
Final Examination Period
All Day Event
Electronic final grade submission opens today for full term, second 8 week, and third 5 week spring courses.
9 a.m.
Fourth in a series of four Senior capstone exhibitions in the Atrium Gallery showcasing the culmination of the undergraduate art studio experience, which is reflected in the creative artwork of the senior undergraduate art students in the School of Art. The first exhibition is open for viewing from Tuesday May 1st through Saturday May 5th at 4 pm, open the afternoon after commencement. Gallery hours M - F, 10-4 pm, Sat 1-4 pm, closed Sundays and university holidays.
4 p.m.
No Work Zone Thumbnail ImageTake a study break with Ball State University Libraries at our "No Work Zone" @ Bracken Library!The "No Work Zone" @ Bracken Library will take place Tuesday, May 1 through Thursday, May 3 from 4 to 8 p.m. in the Schwartz Digital Complex on Bracken Library 1 West. The zone will feature relaxing activities and a quiet, relaxing atmosphere to help you rest and recharge in between studying for final exams. No schoolwork is allowed in the "No Work Zone"! This time we are partnering with three student organizations to offer a variety of activities for all to enjoy.
9 a.m.
Fourth in a series of four Senior capstone exhibitions in the Atrium Gallery showcasing the culmination of the undergraduate art studio experience, which is reflected in the creative artwork of the senior undergraduate art students in the School of Art. The first exhibition is open for viewing from Tuesday May 1st through Saturday May 5th at 4 pm, open the afternoon after commencement. Gallery hours M - F, 10-4 pm, Sat 1-4 pm, closed Sundays and university holidays.
All Day Event
Final Examination Period.
9 a.m.
Fourth in a series of four Senior capstone exhibitions in the Atrium Gallery showcasing the culmination of the undergraduate art studio experience, which is reflected in the creative artwork of the senior undergraduate art students in the School of Art. The first exhibition is open for viewing from Tuesday May 1st through Saturday May 5th at 4 pm, open the afternoon after commencement. Gallery hours M - F, 10-4 pm, Sat 1-4 pm, closed Sundays and university holidays.
All Day Event
Final Examination Period.
9 a.m.
Fourth in a series of four Senior capstone exhibitions in the Atrium Gallery showcasing the culmination of the undergraduate art studio experience, which is reflected in the creative artwork of the senior undergraduate art students in the School of Art. The first exhibition is open for viewing from Tuesday May 1st through Saturday May 5th at 4 pm, open the afternoon after commencement. Gallery hours M - F, 10-4 pm, Sat 1-4 pm, closed Sundays and university holidays.
9 a.m.
Fourth in a series of four Senior capstone exhibitions in the Atrium Gallery showcasing the culmination of the undergraduate art studio experience, which is reflected in the creative artwork of the senior undergraduate art students in the School of Art. The first exhibition is open for viewing from Tuesday May 1st through Saturday May 5th at 4 pm, open the afternoon after commencement. Gallery hours M - F, 10-4 pm, Sat 1-4 pm, closed Sundays and university holidays.