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REMINDER: You're invited to the Fall Opening Convocation on Friday

Contributed by: Gail L Werner
Published: Thursday, 17 August 2017 4:00 PM
You're invited to join us for the Fall Opening Convocation at 9 a.m. Friday, August 18.

8-9 a.m. — Continental Breakfast, Main Floor Lobby, Emens Auditorium

9 a.m. — Assembly in Emens Auditorium

• Remarks by Provost Marilyn Buck
• Remarks by President Geoffrey Mearns
• Presentation of Awards to Outstanding Faculty and Professional Personnel

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Ball State to hand out free eclipse glasses, host eclipse viewing party on Monday

Contributed by: Gail L Werner
Published: Thursday, 17 August 2017 11:30 AM
Ball State will experience a partial solar eclipse on Monday, Aug. 21, the first day of classes.

We’ve taken several steps to help the campus community safely enjoy this rare event.
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Quick Clinic changes to better serve you!

Contributed by: Nicole Kemmer
Published: Friday, 11 August 2017 10:30 AM

Starting Monday August 14th, the Ball State Employee Quick Clinic is implementing 2 NEW changes to serve you better:

1. We will be offering New Fall Hours, to serve you later in the day.

  • Monday, Thursday, Friday 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.
  • Tuesday, Wednesday 9 a.m. – 6 p.m.
2. We are now Scheduling Appointment Times.

The Quick Clinic will be seeing patients by appointment. To schedule an appointment please call the clinic at 285-1106.

The BSU Quick Clinic is a great resource located on campus in the basement of the Health Center! Please be reminded of the following items when you look to the Quick Clinic for treatment:

  • The Quick Clink provides care for common illnesses and minor injuries.Click here to see a sample list of conditions that are frequently treated.
  • Please remember that the Quick Clinic is NOT meant to replace your primary care physician or family doctor.
  • Be sure to always bring your photo ID and current insurance card

*No deductible or co-insurance is required for employees, their families or retirees under the age of 65 who use the BSU Quick Clinic and are enrolled in the Low Deductible PPO Plan or High Deductible Wellness PPO Plan as their primary coverage. Individuals that are enrolled in the HSA Qualified Health Plan as their primary coverage are also encouraged to visit the clinic, however, your insurance will be billed. No payment is required at the time of service.

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Part-Time Childcare Needed

Contributed by: Sheli Plummer
Published: Wednesday, 09 August 2017 2:30 PM
We are looking for someone to care for our toddler (3 years) and baby (8 months) from 7 am to 2 pm on 3-4 days a week. My husband has days off during the week that rotate monthly, so this is a different kind of schedule. We are willing to split time M/W and T/Th if need be. E-mail for more information. Thanks! Learn more.

Submissions Being Accepted for Celestial Musings: Poems Inspired by the Night Sky

Contributed by: Dayna Thompson
Published: Friday, 07 July 2017 2:00 PM
Submissions are now being accepted for "Celestial Musings: Poems Inspired by the Night Sky". Submit up to three poems with a line limit of 32 lines each. The poems do not have to be entirely about the night sky, but the more the poems relate to the stars, constellations or the moon, the better the chance for publication.
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Virginia Ball Center for Creative Inquiry Announces 2017-2018 Fellows

Contributed by: Laura Huffman
Published: Friday, 10 March 2017 12:00 PM

The Virginia Ball Center for Creative Inquiry is pleased to announce the four fellows for the 2017-2018 academic year:

Fall 2017: "American Women in Film Sound" - Vanessa Ament, Telecommunications
Fall 2017: "Fine Focus: Catalyzing STEM Opportunities for Minority Undergraduates" - John Mckillip, Biology

Spring 2018: "Muslims in Muncie" - Elizabeth Agnew, Philosophy and Religious Studies
Spring 2018: "Beneficence Records: Records for a Reason" - Daniel Porter, School of Music
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