The E.B. and Bertha C. Ball Center offers six-week, non-credit courses in Beginning Sign Language and Beginning Conversational Spanish on Wednesdays, March 15-April 19, 7-9 p.m. The cost is $85 per course. You may register and pay online at www.bsu.edu/ebball or call 765-285-8975.
Ball State University's Center for International Development (CID) has been selected for the fourth consecutive year to host the Pan-Africa Youth Leadership Program (PAYLP), a program sponsored by the U.S. Department of State. We are seeking families and individuals to serve as homestay hosts from April 12 - 25, 2017. The 25 students and three adult mentors are from Malawi, Namibia, Swaziland, Uganda, Zambia, and Zimbabwe. If you are interested in being a host family, please contact Hanna DelaGardelle at email@example.com or 765-285-2685 for details.
Call for Applications - Summer Entrepreneurial Learning Academy
Deadline to Apply - March 20th
The Office of Entrepreneurial Learning at Ball State University is now accepting applications for the 2017 Summer Entrepreneurial Learning Academy, to begin May 15, 2017. Supported by an Academic Excellence Grant, the ELA is open to full-time teaching faculty (contract, tenure-track, tenured) in any Ball State college and department who will be teaching at least a 2/2 load during the 2017-2018 academic year. Faculty teaching courses in the Foundations, Tier I and Tier II of the University Core Curriculum are especially encouraged to apply.
We look forward to receiving your materials!
The Engagement Scholarship Consortium is calling for proposals for its 2017 conference, “This is Engagement: Best Practices in Community-Engaged Scholarship,” in Birmingham, Alabama.
As a member of ESC, Ball State faculty, staff, community partners, undergraduate/graduate students and administrators are invited to submit proposals for posters, paper presentations, roundtable presentations, and/or workshops.
Proposals for presentations and posters are due on March 15, 2017. See the full ESC Call for Proposals and online submission link.
Are you interested in increasing knowledge and understanding of adult learners? These courses may be for you. Contact me for additional information at firstname.lastname@example.org or 765-285-9126
EDAC 634-820 29806 The Adult As Learner (online) March 14 – May 5
An overview of adult learning. Theories, approaches to learning, and current research for the effective education of adults.
EDAC 635-801 355401 Strategies for Teaching Adults (online) March 14 – May 5
Focus on teaching strategies, techniques, and methods suitable for adult learners that are supported by research and tested in practice, including preparation of model teaching units, lesson plans, or activities; testing and evaluation procedures; and learner-assessment techniques.
Dr. Ruby Cain
Assistant Professor of Adult & Community Education
Director, M.A. Degree Programs in Adult & Community Education Program and in Executive Development for Public Service Program
Director, Graduate Certificates in Adult Education and in Community Education
Director, It Is Well With My Soul
Department of Educational Studies
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Honors College February lecture will be held on Monday, February 27, at 4PM in AJ 175. Speakers Alyssa Bennett and Bruce Geelhoed will discuss their new book 1707 West Riverside: A History of the Edmund F. and Virginia B. Ball Honors House and Its People, 1935-Present. Join us following the lecture for a reception at the Honors House.