University Calendar

Featured Events

Upcoming Events
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.
A female harpist performingThis 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.
6:30 p.m.
United Sound, relationships that resonateDedicated to promoting social involvement through shared ensemble performance experience, United Sound joins students with and without disabilities to learn and perform in the band or orchestra together. This performance showcases the work of Ball State's United Sound chapter from this past year. Free and open to the public.
7:30 p.m.
Organ console on Sursa Hall stageThis recital will showcase multiple student performers from the organ studio of Raúl Prieto Ramírez. 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.
12:30 p.m.
Anthony is a student of Katrin Meidell, assistant professor of music performance (viola). Free and open to the public.
3 p.m.
A group of men in black suits, white shirts, and red and black striped ties performing in the Statesmen choral ensembleThe choral ensembles perform several concerts each semester, offering repertoire from around the world and across the centuries. Each concert features two or more student ensembles and a broad palette of vibrant music.
5:30 p.m.
Lauren is a student of Yoko Shimazaki-Kilburn, instructor of music performance. Free and open to the public.
7:30 p.m.
Program to include music by G. F. Handel, Robert Schumann, Heri Duparc, Jacques Offenbach, Giuseppe Verdi, Samuel Barber, Franz Schubert, and Gabriel Fauré. Free and open to the public.
All Day Event
Last meeting day for regular classes.
5:30 p.m.
Kaitlyn is a piano student of Ray Kilburn, associate professor of music. Free and open to the public.
5:30 p.m.
Lauren is a student of Mei Zhong, professor of voice. Free and open to the public.
7:30 p.m.
A concert featuring the Robert E. Marsh Horn Ensemble, Trombone Choir, and the Tuba-Euphonium Ensemble. Free and open to the public.
7:30 p.m.
This concert will feature the Brazilian Ensemble under the direction of doctoral assistant Bruno Cabrera. Free and open to the public.
7:30 p.m.
Gu Gu DrummerThis award winning and top rated drum group from Shanghai offers a theatrical drum drama depicting historical and culturally significant drum compositions that present profound insight into unity, human evolution, awareness, wisdom, social commitment, and communication through percussive movements.