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Join Muncie's Academy for Community Leadership!

Contributed by: Erin Moore
Published: Tuesday, 22 August 2017 9:00 AM

Registration is now open for the 2017 Academy for Community Leadership (ACL) in Muncie/Delaware County.

Offered through a partnership between Ball State and the Muncie/Delaware County Chamber of Commerce, ACL is comprised of ten dynamic weekly sessions that immerse participants in our community’s rich history, current strengths, and future aspirations.

2017 Academy for Community Leadership

Thursdays, 7:30 – 10 am
September 7 – November 9
Each session meets at a different Muncie/Delaware County location
Cost: $300
Space is limited to 35 for each class
To register: Contact Nancy Norris at nnorris@muncie.com

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Information Workshop for Provost Immersive Learning Grant Proposals

Contributed by: Kara Duquette
Published: Monday, 21 August 2017 3:00 PM

Information Workshop for Provost Immersive Learning Grant Proposals

Fall 2017 Proposal Deadline: Monday, October 2, 2017 at 5:00 pm.

Ball State University's Office of ­the Provost and the Office of Entrepreneurial Learning (OEL) are pleased to announce this semester’s call for new and continuing proposals for the Provost Immersive Learning Grant program. Immersive learning pulls together student teams guided by faculty mentors to create unique, high-impact learning experiences that result in real-world solutions for community partners. Ball State faculty who have an idea for an immersive learning project are encouraged to apply. Funding can support travel expenses, materials and other costs associated with your project. This round of funding will support projects expected to begin in spring, summer or fall 2018. For a list of projects funded in spring 2017, see the Provost Immersive Learning Grant Awards Recipients page. Completed proposals are due on or before 5 p.m. Monday, October 2, 2017.

Proposal guidelines and access to the online submission system can be found on the Provost Immersive Learning Grant Application page. To get specific feedback on a Provost Grant proposal or if you have general questions about your application, contact the Presidential Faculty Fellow in your college, Kelli Huth (Director of Immersive Learning) or Suzanne Plesha (Director of Faculty support and Assessment).

For those who would like more information or have an idea and don’t know where to start, you can attend the Provost Immersive Learning Grant Workshop on Wednesday, September 6, 2017 from 9:00AM to 10:30AM in the Student Center, Room 308.

Click here for more information and to register for the Provost Immersive Learning Grant Workshop. Seats are limited, so sign up now!

Those planning to submit a Spring 2017 Provost Immersive Learning Grant can get feedback on their proposal prior to submission by scheduling an appointment with one of our mentors. To arrange a meeting, contact Kara DuQuette.

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Call for Fall 2017 Provost Immersive Learning Grant Proposals

Contributed by: Kara Duquette
Published: Thursday, 17 August 2017 7:30 AM
Call for Fall 2017 Provost Immersive Learning Grant Proposals

Proposal Deadline: Monday, October 2, 2017 at 5:00 pm.

Ball State University's Office of ­the Provost and the Office of Entrepreneurial Learning (OEL) are pleased to announce this semester’s call for new and continuing proposals for the Provost Immersive Learning Grant program.  Immersive learning pulls together student teams guided by faculty mentors to create unique, high-impact learning experiences that result in real-world solutions for community partners. Ball State faculty who have an idea for an immersive learning project are encouraged to apply. Funding can support travel expenses, materials and other costs associated with your project.  Completed proposals are due on or before 5 p.m. Monday, October 2, 2017.

Proposal guidelines and access to the online submission system can be found on the Provost Immersive Learning Grant Application page. To get specific feedback on a Provost Grant proposal or if you have general questions about your application, contact the Presidential Faculty Fellow in your college, Kelli Huth (Director of Immersive Learning) or Suzanne Plesha (Director of Faculty support and Assessment).

If you have last minute questions about your application, please contact the Presidential Faculty Fellow in your college, Kelli Huth (Director of Immersive Learning) or Suzanne Plesha (Director of Faculty Support and Assessment).

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Call for Diversity Associate Application

Contributed by: Lisa Love
Published: Tuesday, 15 August 2017 12:00 PM

The Office of Institutional(OID) invites faculty to submit applications for the 2017-2018 Diversity Associates Program.

Faculty may propose an individual project or a collaborative project with a colleague. We welcome submissions regarding research, pedagogy, immersive learning and undergraduate research, campus/community dialogues or grants.

Diversity Associates Faculty will be partnered with an Office of Institutional Diversity faculty mentor. Associates will be expected to meet with mentors on a regular basis. Projects should focus on one or more of the following areas: race, ethnicity, economic status, national origin, disability, gender, sexual identity, age, and/or religious viewpoints.

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Register NOW for the 9th Annual Diversity Research Symposium

Contributed by: Linh Littleford
Published: Thursday, 27 July 2017 1:00 PM

The 9th Annual Diversity Research Symposium at Ball State University

September 22 and 23, 2017

http://diversitysymposium.org/registration

Registration Deadline: September 1, 2017



Register NOW to:

  • · Hear Dr. Angela Davis’ Keynote Address: Institutional Racism in the Penal and Criminal Justice System
  • · Participate in networking sessions for researchers, scholars, community organizations, graduate programs, and students to explore collaborative research and other opportunities
  • · Attend the poster session???
  • · Participate in workshops, facilitated discussions, panel discussions, and talks presented by scholars from over 40 sub-disciplines and organizations

· For complete program schedule, see http://diversitysymposium.org/schedule

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Diversity Research Symposium Networking Sessions and Call for Proposals

Contributed by: Linh Littleford
Published: Monday, 13 March 2017 10:00 AM
Register now to attend networking sessions at the 9th Annual Diversity Research Symposium (DRS, September 22nd and September 23rd, 2017 at Ball State University) to explore collaborative research and other opportunities. Available networking sessions:
• Community organizers and researchers
• Community organizers and students
• Researchers and students
• Graduate programs and students

Registration for the networking sessions is free. Due to limited seating, registration is required.

You are also invited to submit a proposal to present your diversity-related project at the. Proposals can be submitted between April 1 and June 1, 2017. We are seeking proposals that focus on creating brave spaces for inclusion, equity, and justice. Angela Davis (feminist & writer) will present the keynote address: "Institutional racism in the penal and criminal justice system." At the last DRS hosted by Ball State University, participants represented 81 academic sub-disciplines, 21 institutions & organizations, and 13 states.

For more information, to submit proposals, and/or to register for the networking sessions, visit http://www.diversitysymposium.org

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