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One last reminder: Voluntary Self-Identification of Disability and/or Protected Veteran Status

Contributed by: Gail L. Werner
Published: Monday, 29 June 2015 3:30 PM
Your participation in completing this voluntary self-identification survey regarding disability and protected veteran status is very important to us. Participation is the key here, regardless of how you identify, because we cannot impute responses for any of you. Completion of these self-identification surveys will require only a minimal time commitment. Please complete these voluntary self-identification surveys by no later than June 30, 2015. Learn more.

Summer Planetarium Programs at the Brown Planetarium

Contributed by: Dayna Thompson
Published: Wednesday, 10 June 2015 1:00 PM
The Charles W. Brown Planetarium Summer Programs, 2015

The Warm Summer Sky and Frozen Pluto
(best suited for ages 9+)
@ 7 pm; June 12, 19 | July 10, 17, 24 | August 7, 14 (Friday)

Flight Adventures
(best suited for ages 8-11 years)
@ 2:30 pm; June 13, 20 | July 11, 18, 25 | August 8, 15 (Saturday)

Cosmic Colors
(best suited for ages 8+)
@ 4 pm; June 13, 20 | July 11, 18, 25 | August 8, 15 (Saturday)

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Experience Meditation at the Museum and more

Contributed by: Tania Said
Published: Thursday, 21 May 2015 4:00 PM
Friday afternoons at the Museum of Art are usually a quiet time to stroll through the galleries. Consider us part of your wind down time before the weekend. Have a gallery to yourself, study in the Contemporary Craft gallery, participate in Meditation in the Museum, and/or look longer when you make time to sketch what you see too. Learn more.

Summer Hours at the Writing Center

Contributed by: Jackie Grutsch McKinney
Published: Thursday, 07 May 2015 6:30 AM
Dear Students,

The Writing Center is open this summer, so if you are taking summer courses or working on writing projects and want free one-to-one feedback, please make an appointment to work with us. We have face-to-face appointment and online appointments.

Go to: to schedule your appointment.

Summer I Hours [Starting May 13th]
M-Th 10-4 (in RB 286 or online), 5-10 pm (online only hours)
Fridays 10-12 (in RB 286 or online)
Sundays 5-10 pm (online only hours

The Writing Center at Ball State
Working with Student Writers Since 1966
Summer Location: Robert Bell 286
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Riverside Avenue Closure

Contributed by: Teresa Murray
Published: Friday, 17 April 2015 3:30 PM
Riverside Avenue Closure

Riverside Avenue from east of McKinley Avenue to the DeHority residence hall service drive will be closed in phases between May 3 and August 7, 2015. During this period of time distribution piping associated with the geothermal conversion project will be installed.


May 3 to May 25

South of Emens Auditorium to the west side of the Martin Street/Riverside intersection

May 25 to May 31
The Martin Street and Riverside intersection

June 1 to June 19
East side of the Martin Street/Riverside intersection to east side of Dill Street/Riverside intersection

June 20 to July 12
East side of Dill Street/Riverside intersection to west side of Dicks Street/Riverside intersection

July 13 to August 7
West side of Dicks Street/Riverside intersection to the east side of DeHority residence Hall service drive

Also between July 13 and August 7 Riverside will be completely repaved from just south of Emens Auditorium to the DeHority residence hall service drive.

We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.

If you have any questions or concerns please contact Jim Lowe at 285.2805 or

Thank you,

Facilities Planning and Management
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