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Research Week Survey - Open to All

Contributed by: Jessie Roark
Published: Tuesday, 06 December 2016 11:30 AM
Sponsored Projects Administration is conducting a survey regarding Research Week 2016. All are asked to participate in this survey, no matter if they attended or not. The survey will remain active through 5pm on Monday, December 12.

Survey Link:

Thank You.
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Join Interim President Terry King for the New Faculty Academy Showcase and Reception

Contributed by: Gail L Werner
Published: Monday, 05 December 2016 8:00 AM
Interim President Terry King invites the campus community to a showcase and reception for the New Faculty Academy, an event celebrating the accomplishments of the 2016-17 Alpha faculty class, to be held from 4-6 p.m. January 18 in the Alumni Center’s Assembly Hall.
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ASPiRE Junior Faculty Internal Grant Opportunity

Contributed by: Alicia Kelly
Published: Monday, 28 November 2016 8:30 AM
Ball State’s ASPiRE Internal Grant Program is pleased to announce the Junior Faculty Research and Creative Arts grant opportunities available for summer 2017. Learn more.

Participants Needed - Children

Contributed by: Kelly Hopkins
Published: Wednesday, 16 November 2016 2:30 PM

I am looking for children ages 8-12 to participate in a focus group related to museum exhibits and dinosaurs.

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2017 Provost's Prize Applications Being Accepted through December 9

Contributed by: Coralee Young
Published: Friday, 04 November 2016 6:00 AM
Attention graduating seniors!

Applications for the Provost’s Prize will

be accepted starting today until 5 PM on Friday, December 9.


Provost’s Prize is awarded to an outstanding graduating senior who has displayed

academic excellence and has supplemented their education through the

participation in fellowships, internships, creative

projects, and other

activities outside the classroom.

The prize is a $1,000 award, presented

by the Provost and Student Honors Council at the annual senior recognition

banquet in April. The recipient’s name will be inscribed on a plaque permanently

hanging in the Ball Honors House.

To qualify for the Provost’s Prize,

applicants must:

*Be a senior graduating in May 2017

*Have a GPA of 3.5 or


*Submit a résumé and unofficial transcript

*Submit two (2) letters

of recommendation

*Write a personal statement of approximately 500


describing achievements and aspirations.

Submit your completed

application (a résumé, unofficial transcript, two letters of recommendation, and


personal statement) to the front desk of the Honors College or through the



The Provost’s Prize Award

c/o Coralee Young

The Honors


Ball Honors House, BA 104

Ball State University

Muncie, IN


A committee of Associate Deans or a designated representative from

each academic college will recommend a recipient to the Provost’s Office by

March 15 and all applicants will be notified after that


For more

information on the Provost’s Prize,



Jamie Brimbury, Student Honors Council Director of Awards, at

with further questions.

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Metacognition & Emotion Study

Contributed by: Anjolii Diaz
Published: Wednesday, 05 October 2016 1:30 PM
We are seeking Ball State University students (ages 18-30) to take part in the ‘Metacognition and Emotion’ study through the Department of Psychological Science. Learn more.

Psychometrics of Femininity and Masculinity Study

Contributed by: Catherine Dallman
Published: Monday, 03 October 2016 10:00 AM


You are invited to participate in our study: Psychometrics of Femininity and Masculinity Study

The goal of this study is to investigate the relationships among a variety of attitudes and how they influence one another.

Participants must be 18 years of age or older to take the survey. Participation is completely voluntary and all responses will be kept anonymous (i.e., we will not ask for any identifiable information so no one will know how you responded). This survey will take approximately 60 minutes to complete – you can skip items or quit at any time. The survey will contain questions regarding demographics, and various attitudes about femininity and masculinity. Your responses to the survey would be very useful and greatly appreciated.

If you would like to participate in this survey please follow the link below:

Thank you for your participation!

Olyvia Kuchta, Principle Investigator

George Gaither, PhD, Faculty Advisor

This study has been reviewed and approved by the Ball State University IRB 960450-1.

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