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4 p.m.
James Richards, FASLA, is a national award-winning designer, artist, author, and educator whose work has creatively spanned landscape architecture, town planning, and urban design for 35 years on projects in 17 states.
12 p.m.
Calendar: Rinker Center
Maryia Skarakhod will give a presentation on her country of origin, Belarus! Belarus officially the Republic of Belarus, is a landlocked country in Eastern Europe[8] bordered by Russia to the northeast, Ukraine to the south, Poland to the west, and Lithuania and Latvia to the northwest. Its capital is Minsk; other major cities include Brest, Hrodna (Grodno), Homiel (Gomel),MahilioŇ≠ (Mogilev) and Vitsebsk (Vitebsk). Over 40% of its 207,600 square kilometres (80,200 sq mi) is forested. Its strongest economic sectors are service industries and manufacturing.Over 70% of Belarus's population of 9.49 million resides in urban areas. More than 80% of the population is ethnic Belarusian, with sizable minorities of Russians, Poles and Ukrainians. Since a referendum in 1995, the country has had two official languages: Belarusian and Russian. The Constitution of Belarus does not declare any official religion, although the primary religion in the country is Eastern Orthodox Christianity. The second most popular, Roman Catholicism, has a much smaller following, although both Orthodox and Catholic versions of Christmas and Easter are celebrated as national holidays.Belarus is the only country in Europe that retains capital punishment in law and practice
8 p.m.
The show won't be knock-knock jokes or corny jokes or one liners. "I'm not a joke teller. I'm not smart enough to tell those knock-knock jokes and those other jokes and stuff like that," he said. "All my material comes from life experiences. My journey to the NFL was a ridiculous one. And then my travels since I've been in the NFL are pretty ridiculous. So, you put those together and you've got a recipe for a long night of fun story telling."
4 p.m.
Vincent L. Michael, PhD is a Trustee of the National Trust for Historic Preservation, where he served as Vice Chair of the Preservation and Sites Committee and the Diversity Task Force. He also served as Executive Director and is a Trustee of the Global Heritage Fund in Palo Alto, California, which works to conserve heritage sites as economic assets for developing regions of the world.
12 p.m.
Calendar: Rinker Center
Oyunzul Ariunbold will give a presentation on her country of origin, Mongolia! Mongolia is a landlocked country in east-central Asia. It is bordered by Russia to the north and China to the south, east and west. While they do not share a border, Mongolia is separated from Kazakhstan by only 36.76 kilometers (22.84 mi). Ulaanbaatar, the capital and largest city, is home to about 45% of the population.At 1,564,116 square kilometers (603,909 sq mi), Mongolia is the 19th largest and one of the most sparsely populated independent countries in the world, with a population of around 3 million people. It is also the world's second-largest landlocked country. The country contains very little arable land, as much of its area is covered by grassy steppe, with mountains to the north and west and the Gobi Desert to the south.
5:30 p.m.
Calendar: School of Art
Visiting Glass Artist Michael Glancy will present a public lecture about his work on Tuesday, February 23rd, from 5:30 to 7, in the Arts and Journalism Building, AJ 225. The public is welcome.
5 p.m.
Matthew MarvelMILLER COLLEGE SIXTH ANNUAL DISTINGUISHED PROFESSOR LECTURE SERIES - Business planning is pervasive in entrepreneurship education today but academic debate about the value of planning is longstanding. In this presentation, Matt Marvel discusses the major challenges in business planning research. Using recent data collected from new technology-based startups, he advances a new perspective in business planning research while considering if, and when, planning promotes venture development.
5:30 p.m.
Calendar: School of Art
Visiting Painting Artist Patrick Earl Hammie will present a public lecture about his work on Tuesday, March 15th, from 5:30 to 7, in the Arts and Journalism Building, AJ 225. The public is welcome.
8 p.m.
Fiction writer Gabriel Urza, nonfiction writer Sarah Einstein, and poet Sarah Blake will read from their work.
8 p.m.
Fiction writer Gabriel Urza, nonfiction writer Sarah Einstein, poet Sarah Blake, and editor Keith Tuma will talk about the publishing process.
5:30 p.m.
Calendar: School of Art
Visiting Video Media Artist Lydia Moyer will present a public lecture about her work on Thursday, March 24th, from 5:30 to 7, in the Arts and Journalism Building, AJ 225. The public is welcome.
5:30 p.m.
Calendar: School of Art
Visiting Graphic Designer Elliot Earls will present a public lecture about his work on Thursday, March 31st, from 5:30 to 7, in the Arts and Journalism Building, AJ 225. The public is welcome.
5:30 p.m.
Calendar: School of Art
The School of Art at Ball State University presents a public lecture by jewelry and sculpture artist Ms. Jennifer Trask as the next event in it's Visiting Artists, Designers, and Scholars 2015-2016 series.