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Intro to Book Binding TONIGHT!

Contributed by: Jennifer Criss
Published: Wednesday, 14 November 2018 10:00 AM
Book Arts Workshop Learn more.

Book Arts Book Binding THIS Wednesday!

Contributed by: Jennifer Criss
Published: Tuesday, 13 November 2018 2:30 PM
Book Arts Workshop this Wednesday! Learn more.

REMINDER: Women of Achievement nominations due Nov. 21

Contributed by: Melissa Kraman
Published: Tuesday, 13 November 2018 11:00 AM
Ball State University is seeking nominations for the 2018-2019 Indiana Women of Achievement Awards. Nominations must be postmarked by November 21st. Learn more.

Ross Community Center

Contributed by: Melissa Kraman
Published: Monday, 12 November 2018 11:00 AM
Each week of the 2018 Ball State United Way Employee Campaign, we will be profiling an agency that benefits from your generosity and support. This week’s agency is Muncie BY5. Learn more.

Diversity This Week, Nov 12-18, 2018

Contributed by: Lisa Love
Published: Monday, 12 November 2018 8:30 AM

Diversity this Week

A message from the Associate Vice President for Diversity

Doing the work of creating an inclusive culture here at Ball State University

Now more than ever we invite you to “Live Beneficence”. We know as a community we are “Better Together”. Find out why we hope you will join the United Way campaign here, here and here and here.

View the complete Diversity This Week Here

This Week in Diversity Now…

“Who Works for the City? The Racialized Burden of Volunteering in Detroit, Michigan.”
Monday, November 12, at 4PM in AJ 175 for a discussion with the Honors College’s newest faculty member, Dr. Jackson Bartlett.

Hear our stories: Alliance for Marginalized Educators
Tuesday, Nov. 13, 5:15-6:00 PM
Letterman Building, Room 108
Come listen and hear. Come share your own story. Email Dr. Darolyn “Lyn” Jones with any questions at ljones2@bsu.edu

Race and Ethnic Relations Fall Showcase
Wednesday, November 14, 2018, 4:30 - 6:30 PM
2nd floor Ballroom (SC 201)
L. A. Pittenger Student Center
Sociology students will present their research on their selected topics on Race and Ethnic Relations in America.

Common Ground
Friday, Nov. 16, 8:00-9:00 AM
Join us for a cup of coffee and a thoughtful conversation with colleagues from all units on campus today at 4 pm. Meet someone new, share your story, and learn more about the amazing people who make up our community. Ball State's strength comes from hundreds of individuals working together toward a common ground. R.S.V.P.s appreciated but not required. Email OID@bsu.edu

Expand your horizons…
November 12, The Birth of Baha’u’llah, the founder of the Baha’i religion. This holiday commemorates the birth of Bahá'u'lláh in 1817. Take a moment to listen to the Bahá’í House of Worship Choral Music Festival 2018 using this link.

World Kindness Day is November 13, 2018. A global 24-hour celebration dedicated to paying-it-forward and focusing on the good. Find 10 ideas for kindness you can try today using this link.

Resource…
Find resources for Inclusive Hiring through the OID website, using this link.

Live-Beneficence…I see the Beneficence in you
Beneficence is not passive. It is by definition, action taken to benefit others. To “Live Beneficence” is a call to action. Join us.

Beneficence challenge – When you show kindness to others, you’ll be a happier person as a result. Read the 7 Ways To Start Making Kindness The Norm In Your Daily Life.

Share examples of the Beneficence you see in others – email your nominations to OID@bsu.edu Please include your name, the person's name and the way in which they embodied the Beneficence Pledge.

…& looking back 1945

November 15, 1945, Harry Tyson Moore initiated a massive voter registration drive resulting in thousands being eligible to vote in Florida, forming the Progressive Voters’ League. Moore began the first NAACP branch in Brevard County, Florida. Learn more, watch Freedom Never Dies - The Legacy of Harry T. Moore

Ball State University African American Alumni Oral History led by Michael Doyle, Associate Professor and Director, Public History Program and the Oral History Workshop.
Listen to the Oral History ofLinda Wilson Ball State University, class of 1972, Masters of Educational Psychology, 1974.

An opportunity to showcase faculty publications 2017-18
Sharon Paulson
Professor of Psychology, Educational Psychology

Keeping Diversity, Equity and Inclusion as a forethought…not an afterthought

Everyone deserves the respect of being referred to in a way that aligns with how they see themselves. Pronouns Matter, Learn more here.

National Center for Faculty Development & Diversity

What’s Holding You Back?
Learn how to make targeted adjustments to align your efforts. Read more here. https://www.facultydiversity.org/monday-motivator/whatsholdingyouback

Can't view the resource? Be sure to register. Ball State University faculty and graduate students can register at https://www.facultydiversity.org/join

Contact the Office of Institutional Diversity Phone 765-285-5316 Email OID@bsu.edu
Teachers College 409

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Call for Programs - Beneficence Leadership Conference

Contributed by: Jim Hague
Published: Thursday, 08 November 2018 10:30 AM

Please consider submitting a program proposal for the Beneficence Leadership Conference scheduled for Saturday, January 26, 2019 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. The Beneficence Leadership Conference Planning Committee welcomes program proposals from faculty, staff, and students.

Proposals are due on Friday, December 7, 2018 by 5 p.m.

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Muncie P3 Program

Contributed by: Melissa Kraman
Published: Monday, 05 November 2018 11:00 AM
Each week of the 2018 Ball State United Way Employee Campaign, we will be profiling an agency that benefits from your generosity and support. This week’s agency is the Muncie P3 Program. Learn more.

New Travel Module and Rates effective 12/3/18

Contributed by: Zachariah Mickler
Published: Monday, 29 October 2018 7:00 PM
The University will go live with a new travel module beginning Monday, 12/3/18. As well, in-State lodging rates will be changing, in accordance with State Travel Office updates.
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Ball State University is seeking nominations for the 2018-2019 Indiana Women of Achievement Awards

Contributed by: Kim Rendfeld
Published: Monday, 29 October 2018 8:30 AM
Ball State University is seeking nominations for the 2018-2019 Indiana Women of Achievement Awards. Nominations must be postmarked by November 21st.
Learn more.

Minor in SCUBA at BSU!

Contributed by: Sheli Plummer
Published: Friday, 26 October 2018 5:00 PM
Help build your resume with a SCUBA Minor at BSU! With 2 classes a semester you can earn the SCUBA minor. The following classes are available during these semesters:

Spring 19: AQUA 216 Lifeguard and AQUA 220 SCUBA diving,

Aquatic School 19: AQUA 315 WSI and AQUA 454 Pool Operations,

Fall 19: AQUA 190 Intro to Aqua and AQUA 221 Advanced SCUBA,

Spring 20: AQUA 355 SCUBA internship.


To add the SCUBA minor visit AC 224 today.

For more information contact:
Instructor: Sheli Plummer at mrplummer@bsu.edu or
Aquatics Coordinator: Lee Yarger at ljyarger@bsu.edu / (765) 285-8282.


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Ball State Crowdfunding

Contributed by: Stormie Kirby
Published: Wednesday, 24 October 2018 8:00 AM

The Ball State University Foundation is proud to offer faculty, staff, and student groups a tool for soliciting donations to support academic-related activities!

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Allègre Lunch & Dinner - Fall '18

Contributed by: Megan Shufelt
Published: Tuesday, 11 September 2018 11:00 AM
Allègre is now serving lunch and dinner for Fall 2018 semester.
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Angels For Life Blood Drive

Contributed by: Marta Stephens
Published: Monday, 10 September 2018 2:00 PM
Five dates scheduled for Angels for Life Blood Drive in 2018-19.
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Allègre Reservations OPEN - Fall 2018

Contributed by: Megan Shufelt
Published: Thursday, 06 September 2018 12:30 PM
Allègre reservations are now open for fall semester 2018!

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