COVID-19 and Events on Campus

In response to COVID-19, Ball State University has taken several measures to protect the health of our students, faculty and staff, and visitors, including the cancellation or postponement of many events. If you plan to attend an event and are not sure if it will still take place, please contact the coordinator listed for that event. For more information, see the latest updates on Ball State's response to COVID-19.

Upcoming Events
11 a.m.
Juno at JupiterJoin us as we explore what NASA’s Juno spacecraft is telling us about the largest planet in our Solar System. Instruments on Juno are revealing swirling clouds, intense aurora, and deep weather systems - including information on the Great Red Spot. Underneath its dense cloud cover, Jupiter may hold some of the answers to the fundamental processes and conditions that governed our Solar System during its formation. Come learn what we are discovering during this virtual event. Watch live at www.facebook.com/brownplanetarium/live on Friday, June 5 at 11am ET. Can't catch it live? Visit the webpage after the event ends to see a recording of it.This presentation is apart of the Brown Planetarium's #YourUniverse Virtual Series.
1 p.m.
Honors HouseJoin our Honors College dean and students for an informative session discussing involvement in the Honors College, student experiences, curriculum, and more great opportunities. We look forward to answering your questions and engaging with you during the session!
11 a.m.
Teachers College building on a beautiful dayJoin faculty from the Teachers College (TC) for an informative session discussing their highly-engaging programs. They will discuss courses you will take, immersive experiences offered, the ways you will engage in important work in schools, and more. Select one of the program areas within TC; Early Childhood, Youth, and Family Studies; Elementary Education; Secondary Education; or Special Education. They look forward to answering your questions and engaging in conversation through the chat feature during the session!
9 a.m.
The exterior of the Architecture BuildingJoin faculty and staff from the R. Wayne Estopinal College of Architecture and Planning (CAP) for an informative session discussing involvement in the college, student experiences, studio life, internships, life after CAP, and more. Bring your questions. Using the chat feature, we'll be able to engage in conversation during the session!
11 a.m.
Online StudentJoin staff from the Miller College of Business for an informative session discussing involvement in the college, student experience, curriculum, and more. They look forward to answering your questions and engaging in conversation through the chat feature during the session! Chirp, Chirp!
11 a.m.
Join staff from the College of Sciences and Humanities for an informative session discussing involvement in the college, student experience, curriculum, and more. Choose a session from one of the three domains within the college: sciences, humanities, or social sciences. We look forward to answering your questions and engaging in conversation through the chat feature during the session. Chirp! Chirp!
2 p.m.
Teachers College building on a beautiful dayJoin faculty from the Teachers College (TC) for an informative session discussing their highly-engaging programs. They will discuss courses you will take, immersive experiences offered, the ways you will engage in important work in schools, and more. Select one of the program areas within TC; Early Childhood, Youth, and Family Studies; Elementary Education; Secondary Education; or Special Education. They look forward to answering your questions and engaging in conversation through the chat feature during the session!
3 p.m.
Honors HouseJoin our Honors College dean and students for an informative session discussing involvement in the Honors College, student experiences, curriculum, and more great opportunities. We look forward to answering your questions and engaging with you during the session!
9 a.m.
University Libraries WorkshopConnecting your students to course resources has never been easier! Ball State University Libraries’ new Reading Lists application gives students simple access to course reserve materials—full-text database articles, e-books, digitized chapters, streaming music and video, and more. Library staff work behind the scenes to add and activate the resources you select. The best part? The Reading Lists app connects directly with your Canvas course navigation menu. Join this online session for an overview of how Reading Lists can enhance your remote teaching in Summer 2020 and beyond.
10 a.m.
Teachers College building on a beautiful dayJoin faculty from the Teachers College (TC) for an informative session discussing their highly-engaging programs. They will discuss courses you will take, immersive experiences offered, the ways you will engage in important work in schools, and more. Select one of the program areas within TC; Early Childhood, Youth, and Family Studies; Elementary Education; Secondary Education; or Special Education. They look forward to answering your questions and engaging in conversation through the chat feature during the session!
11 a.m.
Online StudentJoin staff from the Miller College of Business for an informative session discussing involvement in the college, student experience, curriculum, and more. They look forward to answering your questions and engaging in conversation through the chat feature during the session! Chirp, Chirp!
11 a.m.
The exterior of the Architecture BuildingJoin faculty and staff from the R. Wayne Estopinal College of Architecture and Planning (CAP) for an informative session discussing involvement in the college, student experiences, studio life, internships, life after CAP, and more. Bring your questions. Using the chat feature, we'll be able to engage in conversation during the session!
12 p.m.
Join staff from the College of Sciences and Humanities for an informative session discussing involvement in the college, student experience, curriculum, and more. Choose a session from one of the three domains within the college: sciences, humanities, or social sciences. We look forward to answering your questions and engaging in conversation through the chat feature during the session. Chirp! Chirp!
1 p.m.
The exterior of the Architecture BuildingJoin faculty and staff from the R. Wayne Estopinal College of Architecture and Planning (CAP) for an informative session discussing involvement in the college, student experiences, studio life, internships, life after CAP, and more. Bring your questions. Using the chat feature, we'll be able to engage in conversation during the session!
2 p.m.
University Libraries WorkshopJoin this webinar for an overview of TeachingBooks, a database of resources about books for students in grades 7-12. Content includes information about fiction and non-fiction books, authors, and illustrators. The collection also includes short movies, audio book readings and book discussion guides to help teachers increase student engagement.
3 p.m.
University Libraries WorkshopConnecting your students to course resources has never been easier! Ball State University Libraries’ new Reading Lists application gives students simple access to course reserve materials—full-text database articles, e-books, digitized chapters, streaming music and video, and more. Library staff work behind the scenes to add and activate the resources you select. The best part? The Reading Lists app connects directly with your Canvas course navigation menu. Join this online session for an overview of how Reading Lists can enhance your remote teaching in Summer 2020 and beyond.
3 p.m.
David Letterman BuildingJoin faculty and students from the Departments of Communication Studies, Journalism, and Telecommunications as we share how our programs prepare students for careers in a wide variety of fields.
7:30 p.m.
Calendar: Graduate School
Coffee TalksJoin us for connection and discussion with other graduate students.
10 a.m.
Teachers College building on a beautiful dayJoin faculty from the Teachers College (TC) for an informative session discussing their highly-engaging programs. They will discuss courses you will take, immersive experiences offered, the ways you will engage in important work in schools, and more. Select one of the program areas within TC; Early Childhood, Youth, and Family Studies; Elementary Education; Secondary Education; or Special Education. They look forward to answering your questions and engaging in conversation through the chat feature during the session!
11 a.m.
David Letterman BuildingJoin faculty and students from the Departments of Communication Studies, Journalism, and Telecommunications as we share how our programs prepare students for careers in a wide variety of fields.
2 p.m.
David Letterman BuildingJoin faculty and students from the Departments of Communication Studies, Journalism, and Telecommunications as we share how our programs prepare students for careers in a wide variety of fields.
All Day Event
Calendar: Registrar
Part of Term 21 (first half term) ends.
All Day Event
Calendar: Registrar
Final grade submission for 1st 5-week summer term opens today.
All Day Event
Part of Term 21 (first half term) ends.Term grades due Wednesday, June 20, 4 p.m.
11 a.m.
Students at Ball State are working with astronomer, Dr. Todd Vaccaro, to build and use a "Decametric Radio Telescope" through NASA's Radio JOVE Project. This project engages students, allowing them to observe and analyze natural radio emissions of celestial objects like Jupiter, the Sun, and our galaxy. Come learn more about this project and why Jupiter is of such great interest to radio astronomers.Watch live at www.facebook.com/brownplanetarium/live on Friday, June 12 at 11am ET. Can't catch it live? Visit the page after the event ends to see a recording of it.This presentation is apart of the Brown Planetarium's #YourUniverse Virtual Series.
1 p.m.
Honors HouseJoin our Honors College dean and students for an informative session discussing involvement in the Honors College, student experiences, curriculum, and more great opportunities. We look forward to answering your questions and engaging with you during the session!
12 a.m.
Award notifications for the 2020-21 upper class students are scheduled to be e-mailed in mid-June for those who have completed the 2020-21 Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).
All Day Event
University classes begin for Part of Term 22 (second half term)Change-of-course accepted.
12 a.m.
Join us online as we explore a different astronomical object in #YourUniverse every week. In this case, we will be taking two weeks to explore planet Saturn.!You and your loved ones can follow along with any of our social media accounts: Facebook @BrownPlanetarium · Twitter @BSUPlanetarium · Instagram @BrownPlanetariumWith posts every day, you will learn about space, partake in trivia and activities, and even have the chance to join us in hangout sessions where you can ask your space questions live. We hope that you will join us on this journey to explore #YourUniverse.Image Credit: NASA, SWRI, MSSS
11 a.m.
Teachers College building on a beautiful dayJoin faculty from the Teachers College (TC) for an informative session discussing their highly-engaging programs. They will discuss courses you will take, immersive experiences offered, the ways you will engage in important work in schools, and more. Select one of the program areas within TC; Early Childhood, Youth, and Family Studies; Elementary Education; Secondary Education; or Special Education. They look forward to answering your questions and engaging in conversation through the chat feature during the session!
9 a.m.
The exterior of the Architecture BuildingJoin faculty and staff from the R. Wayne Estopinal College of Architecture and Planning (CAP) for an informative session discussing involvement in the college, student experiences, studio life, internships, life after CAP, and more. Bring your questions. Using the chat feature, we'll be able to engage in conversation during the session!
11 a.m.
Online StudentJoin staff from the Miller College of Business for an informative session discussing involvement in the college, student experience, curriculum, and more. They look forward to answering your questions and engaging in conversation through the chat feature during the session! Chirp, Chirp!
1 p.m.
University Libraries WorkshopPlease join the University Libraries for a livestream presentation on EndNote, a free citation management software. If you need to manage lots of citations, EndNote might be the solution for you. Use it to organize references and create bibliographies in many citation styles, including APA and MLA.
1 p.m.
Join staff from the College of Sciences and Humanities for an informative session discussing involvement in the college, student experience, curriculum, and more. Choose a session from one of the three domains within the college: sciences, humanities, or social sciences. We look forward to answering your questions and engaging in conversation through the chat feature during the session. Chirp! Chirp!
2 p.m.
Teachers College building on a beautiful dayJoin faculty from the Teachers College (TC) for an informative session discussing their highly-engaging programs. They will discuss courses you will take, immersive experiences offered, the ways you will engage in important work in schools, and more. Select one of the program areas within TC; Early Childhood, Youth, and Family Studies; Elementary Education; Secondary Education; or Special Education. They look forward to answering your questions and engaging in conversation through the chat feature during the session!
3 p.m.
Honors HouseJoin our Honors College dean and students for an informative session discussing involvement in the Honors College, student experiences, curriculum, and more great opportunities. We look forward to answering your questions and engaging with you during the session!
All Day Event
Change-of-course end for Part of Term 22 (second half term).
All Day Event
Calendar: Registrar
Final grade submissions due today at 3:59pm for Term 21 (1st 5-week) summer courses
10 a.m.
Teachers College building on a beautiful dayJoin faculty from the Teachers College (TC) for an informative session discussing their highly-engaging programs. They will discuss courses you will take, immersive experiences offered, the ways you will engage in important work in schools, and more. Select one of the program areas within TC; Early Childhood, Youth, and Family Studies; Elementary Education; Secondary Education; or Special Education. They look forward to answering your questions and engaging in conversation through the chat feature during the session!