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Talking Race: Human Library

Contributed by: Kara Duquette
Published: Thursday, 18 April 2019 1:30 PM

A Worldwide Movement for Social Change

Talking Race: Human Library

“Don’t Judge a Book by Its Cover"

Saturday, April 27, 2019

2:00 – 5:00 pm.

Carnegie Library

301 E. Jackson Street, Muncie, IN 47305

Increasing awareness of individual experiences with race and racism. Providing opportunities for readers to analyze implicit bias and its impact on their decisions and actions. Building a positive framework for conversations that can challenge stereotypes and prejudice.

Real people in our community will serve as Books, sharing their personal experiences of awareness, challenge, discrimination and/or stigma with the Readers (attendees) who check them out and open them up to listen and learn.

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REMINDER: Omega Dinner Tickets

Contributed by: Melissa Kraman
Published: Tuesday, 16 April 2019 10:00 AM
Tickets are still available for the Omega Dinner until Friday, April 19. Learn more.

Spring Wildflower Walks in Christy Woods

Contributed by: Chay Reigle
Published: Tuesday, 16 April 2019 9:30 AM
Come celebrate the reawakening of our spring beauties and their friends after the long, cold winter. Share a pleasant spring jaunt with friends while learning about the history and management of Ball State’s outdoor classroom.
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Lab Seminar Series Continues Friday

Contributed by: Chay Reigle
Published: Monday, 15 April 2019 11:00 AM
Every other Friday during the spring 2019 semester, students in the lab sciences will deliver public presentations on their scientific research. Learn more.

Diversity This Week, April 15-April 21, 2019

Contributed by: Lisa Love
Published: Monday, 15 April 2019 8:30 AM

Check out the complete issue of Diversity This Week Here

Highlights include:

This Week in Diversity Now…

Active Minds will be hosting a “Stress Less” event April 23rd from 3:00 to 7:00 p.m. in Park Hall's MPR. Come play with puppies.

…& looking back

The first American School for the deaf was established in Hartford, Ct on April 15, 1817. Read more here.

Check out *New* Resources…

Explore this link to learn why it is important to identify your own strengths and then encourage your friends to do so as well.


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

Facebook BallStateOID
Twitter @BallStateOID

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Tickets to Reds vs Cubs

Contributed by: Terri Manring
Published: Friday, 12 April 2019 2:00 PM
Discounted Fox Club level seats to see Cincinnati Reds take on the Chicago Cubs, Sunday June 30, 2019 at 1:10 pm Learn more.

Retirement Reception Honoring Mahfuza Khatun and Saiful Islam

Contributed by: Julie Allison
Published: Friday, 12 April 2019 11:00 AM
Please join us in celebrating Dr. Mahfuza Khatun and Dr. Saiful Islam.

After 29 years of dedicated service to the Department of Physics and Astronomy and Ball State University, they will both be retiring.

We will offer our gratitude at a reception on Monday, April 29th from 4:00 to 5:30 p.m. in room CP 108 in the Cooper Science Building.
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Talking Race: Human Library

Contributed by: Kara Duquette
Published: Friday, 12 April 2019 10:00 AM

A Worldwide Movement for Social Change

TALKING RACE: HUMAN LIBRARY

“Don’t Judge a Book by Its Cover”

Saturday, April 27, 2019

2:00 – 5:00 pm.

Carnegie Library

301 E. Jackson Street, Muncie, IN 47305

Learn more.

Robert Kvam Retirement Reception

Contributed by: Angie Zahner
Published: Thursday, 11 April 2019 2:00 PM

Please join us in celebrating Dr. Robert Kvam's 22 years of dedicated service as Dean of the College of Fine Arts and Professor of Music.



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Get FIT this Summer with PFW!

Contributed by: Sheli Plummer
Published: Tuesday, 09 April 2019 1:00 PM

Did you know that you could take your PFW class (Walking, Group Fitness, or Conditioning) during Summer 1?! Sign up for the one that fits your WELLNESS goals ASAP as space is limited!

Group Fitness - 36985 - PFW 148 - 12

Walking - 34843 - PFW 103 - 11

Physical Conditioning - 34842 - PFW 100- 11

Aqua Fitness - 34846 - PFW 117 - 11







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Talking Race: Human Library

Contributed by: Kara Duquette
Published: Monday, 01 April 2019 1:00 PM

A WORLDWIDE MOVEMENT FOR SOCIAL CHANGE

TALKING RACE: HUMAN LIBRARY

DON’T JUDGE A BOOK BY ITS COVER

SATURDAY, APRIL 27, 2019

2:00-5:00 PM

CARNEGIE LIBRARY

301 E. JACKSON STREET, MUNCIE, IN 47305

HOSTS:

EDAC 698: CULTURAL IDENTITIES AND COMMUNITY ENGAGEMENT IMMERSIVE LEARNING COURSE AT BALL STATE UNIVERSITY

ALL IS WELL WITH MY SOUL

HUMAN LIBRARY FORT WAYNE

FOR MORE INFORMATION CONTACT:

DR. RUBY CAIN RCAIN@BSU.EDU

KARA DUQUETTE KCDUQUETTE@BSU.EDU

LAURIE LUNSFORD 765-748-4090

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Muncie's Spring Bridge Dinner - April 25

Contributed by: Erin Moore
Published: Thursday, 28 March 2019 4:00 PM

Spring is here - and so is Muncie's Spring Bridge Dinner! Join your friends and neighbors on the Washington Street Bridge (see map) on Thursday, April 25, 5:30 - 7:30 pm! There is no cost to attend, but pre-registration is appreciated.

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Story Night 2019 at the School of Art

Contributed by: Jennifer Criss
Published: Tuesday, 26 March 2019 10:00 AM
New message to include date/time/location for 2019 Story Night Learn more.

Get SCUBA Certified

Contributed by: Sheli Plummer
Published: Monday, 25 March 2019 12:30 PM
Did you know that you could get SCUBA certified at BSU?
There are several opportunities throughout the year where you can become a certified scuba diver (a non-expiring certification that is accepted worldwide).
Our next certification course (AQUA 220) will be during Aquatic School, May 5-12 from 6 to 10 pm. Following that, there will be a course during Summer Session 1 from 9 am - 1 pm on Tuesdays and Thursdays. Space is limited, so register asap!

Did you know that there is a SCUBA MINOR here at BSU?
You can minor in Scuba to supplement journalism, anthropology, aquatic biology, criminal justice, military science, and so much more.

Contact Sheli Plummer, Instructor (mrplummer@bsu.edu) or Lee Yarger, Aquatics Coordinator (ljyarger@bsu.edu) for more information.
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VIRGINIA BALL CENTER FOR CREATIVE INQUIRY ANNOUNCES NEW FELLOWS

Contributed by: Laura Huffman
Published: Thursday, 14 February 2019 2:00 PM
VIRGINIA BALL CENTER FOR CREATIVE INQUIRY ANNOUNCES NEW FELLOWS
The Virginia B. Ball Center for Creative Inquiry is pleased to announce the new fellowships for the 2019-2020 academic year!
Read about their upcoming seminars, and contact the Fellows below to apply to be a part of the projects:
  • Fall 2019: Jill Christman, English - "Rape Culture in the Age of #MeToo"
  • Fall 2019: Laura Romano, English - "Makerspaces: Opportunities for Cultural Identity in Post-Industrial Cities"
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Rare Book Exhibit at the E.B. and Bertha C. Ball Center

Contributed by: Diane Watters
Published: Thursday, 14 February 2019 9:00 AM
The E.B. and Bertha C. Ball Center is pleased to host another Remnant Trust book exhibit. The center plans to host a different themed exhibit each fall and spring. This semester’s theme is “Men, Monsters and Martians,” and includes books such as Odyssey by Homer, Faust: A Dramatic Poem by Johann Wolfgang von Goethe, Frankenstein by Mary Shelley, and The Book of the Dead: The Papyrus of Ani by E. A. Wallis Budge to name a few. For more information visit the Web site. The exhibit is open to the public by appointment. Learn more.

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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