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Music is Medicine

Contributed by: Belinda McNeill
Published: Tuesday, 25 April 2017 9:00 AM
Tuesday, April 25th, 2017:
• 12-2pm: Music & Memory tabling event—Tally, Student Center
Come meet members of BSU’s Music & Memory organization. These wonderful members meet with residents at Nursing Homes in the Muncie community, many with Alzheimer’s disease, develop playlists of some of their favorite songs, and facilitate powerful listening experiences that trigger memory and emotion.

Wednesday, April 26th, 2017:
• 12-2pm: BSU Sport & Exercise Psychology Graduate Program Tabling event—Tally, Student Center
Current graduate students in the Sport & Exercise Psychology program will lead a demonstration on Biofeedback (M-Wave) and what music can do to indices of brain activity.

Friday, April 28th, 2017:
• 9am-12pm: “Take a Pause”—Scramble Light
Join Peer Health Educators for a little stress relief during your Friday morning commute! We will be handing out mini stress-relief kits to help end your week on a positive note.
• 1-2 pm: “Music is Medicine” by Nile Brandt—A Review of the Benefits of Incorporating Listening Into Everyday Life—Pine Shelf Room
This presentation will offer a comprehensive display of the multitude of benefits of incorporating music into one’s life. Specific attention will be made on using music for relaxation, motivation/activation for exercise, mood regulation, learning/memory, concentration, and stress management, with a discussion on best practices for deriving these benefits.

Learn more.

Music is Medicine

Contributed by: Belinda McNeill
Published: Monday, 24 April 2017 4:00 PM
Tuesday, April 25th, 2017:
• 12-2pm: Music & Memory tabling event—Tally, Student Center
Come meet members of BSU’s Music & Memory organization. These wonderful members meet with residents at Nursing Homes in the Muncie community, many with Alzheimer’s disease, develop playlists of some of their favorite songs, and facilitate powerful listening experiences that trigger memory and emotion.

Wednesday, April 26th, 2017:
• 12-2pm: BSU Sport & Exercise Psychology Graduate Program Tabling event—Tally, Student Center
Current graduate students in the Sport & Exercise Psychology program will lead a demonstration on Biofeedback (M-Wave) and what music can do to indices of brain activity.

Friday, April 28th, 2017:
• 9am-12pm: “Take a Pause”—Scramble Light
Join Peer Health Educators for a little stress relief during your Friday morning commute! We will be handing out mini stress-relief kits to help end your week on a positive note.
• 1-2 pm: “Music is Medicine” by Nile Brandt—A Review of the Benefits of Incorporating Listening Into Everyday Life—Pine Shelf Room
This presentation will offer a comprehensive display of the multitude of benefits of incorporating music into one’s life. Specific attention will be made on using music for relaxation, motivation/activation for exercise, mood regulation, learning/memory, concentration, and stress management, with a discussion on best practices for deriving these benefits.

Learn more.

Sexual Assault Awareness Month: The Clothesline Project

Contributed by: Belinda McNeill
Published: Monday, 24 April 2017 10:00 AM
April is the national Sexual Assault Awareness Month (SAAM). In honor of SAAM, the Peer Victim Advocate Team, with the Office of Victim Services, will be hosting a number of programs throughout the month. We’d invite you to come join us in bringing awareness to this critical topic, learning more about the issue, and engaging with peers to discuss ways to end it!

The Clothesline Project Display

The Clothesline Project (CLP) is a program started on Cape Cod, in 1990 to address the issue of violence against women. This event is for survivors and the Ball State community to express their emotions & support towards survivors!
T-shirts have been decorated by members of the Ball State community and these T-Shirts will be hung on display in front of the Christian Campus House. The clothesline will be viewed by others as a testimony of the impact of violence against women.
Christian Campus House
1411 W. Riverside Ave.
April 24th-April 28th

Learn more.

Sexual Assault Awareness Month Programs

Contributed by: Belinda McNeill
Published: Monday, 17 April 2017 3:00 PM
April is the national Sexual Assault Awareness Month (SAAM). In honor of SAAM, the Peer Victim Advocate Team, with the Office of Victim Services, will be hosting a number of programs throughout the month. We’d invite you to come join us in bringing awareness to this critical topic, learning more about the issue, and engaging with peers to discuss ways to end it!

Choose Your Own Adventure
Come join the Peer Victim Advocate Team, from the Office of Victim Services, for a LIVE Choose Your Own Adventure program, where YOU choose what happens next in the story!
Teacher’s College, Room 121
Thursday, April 20
6:00-7:00pm

The Clothesline Project Display

The Clothesline Project (CLP) is a program started on Cape Cod, in 1990 to address the issue of violence against women. This event is for survivors and the Ball State community to express their emotions & support towards survivors!
T-shirts have been decorated by members of the Ball State community and these T-Shirts will be hung on display in front of the Christian Campus House. The clothesline will be viewed by others as a testimony of the impact of violence against women.
Christian Campus House
1411 W. Riverside Ave.
April 24th-April 28th

Learn more.

Connecting Campuses with Communities

Contributed by: Erin Moore
Published: Tuesday, 04 April 2017 9:00 AM
9th Annual Connecting Campuses with Communities Conference
IUPUI Campus Center, Indianapolis
May 15-19, 2017
Co-sponsored by Indiana Campus Compact and the IUPUI Center for Service and Learning
REGISTRATION OPEN through May 1, 2017

Connecting Campuses with Communities is a week-long conference that engages participants in a mixture of learning opportunities from plenary sessions with leaders in the fields of service-learning and community engagement, to interactions with other engaged scholars in learning communities.
Learn more.

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