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Object Study Gallery Available for Teaching

Contributed by: Tania Said
Published: Tuesday, 24 November 2015 3:00 PM
Have you ever wanted your students to see and study a part of the David Owsley Museum of Art collection, but the works of art you need are not on view? Learn more.

Immediate Openings in the University Singers

Contributed by: Patrick Stauffer
Published: Tuesday, 24 November 2015 1:00 PM
The Ball State University Singers are excited to be holding open auditions for any LADIES interested in joining the ensemble for the spring semester. The auditions will be held in the Hargreaves Music Building (MU 123) at 8pm on Tuesday, December 8th.
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Faculty Learning Community on Teaching with Art at the David Owsley Museum of Art - Call for Applications

Contributed by: Kathleen Jacobi
Published: Monday, 23 November 2015 4:00 PM
The Office of Educational Excellence is sponsoring a Faculty Learning Community on Teaching with Art at the David Owsley Museum of Art beginning spring semester 2016 and concluding fall semester 2016. Learn more.

Need an extra credit? Consider joining EIL!

Contributed by: Lauren Berger
Published: Monday, 23 November 2015 8:00 AM
Join Excellence in Leadership! Learn more.

News from the Ball State Technology Store!

Contributed by: Nathan Neely
Published: Friday, 20 November 2015 11:30 AM
News from the Ball State Technology Store...
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Save the Date - Educating a Diverse Nation Series on December 3, 2015

Contributed by: Julie Eiser
Published: Wednesday, 18 November 2015 9:00 AM
The Office of Institutional Diversity presents the Second Lecture in the Educating a Diverse Nation Speaker Series:

Jason A. Riley
Human Resources Project Consultant – Medicines Development Unit
Eli Lilly and Company
“The Contributions of Diversity from a Human Resources Perspective”
Date: Thursday, December 3, 2015
Time: 6:30 PM
Location: LB 125
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Parenting Gifted Children

Contributed by: Miki Hamstra
Published: Tuesday, 27 October 2015 4:30 PM

Are you a parent of a high-ability student who would like to learn more about how you can foster social/emotional growth for your child? Are you interested in understanding the challenges gifted children face such as perfectionism, self-management, peer relations, and other concerns? Consider joining a local 8-week SENG book study!

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Plan Your Class-Related Museum Visit Today

Contributed by: Tania Said
Published: Monday, 17 August 2015 9:30 AM
The David Owsley Museum of Art provides free guided tours for any Ball State class or community group. Self-guided and special object study visits are also available. To plan your visit select your topic, date, and time, and then schedule it online. Group visits should be scheduled at least 2 – 3 weeks in advance. Learn more.

Fall 2015 Exhibition Preview

Contributed by: Hailey Beard
Published: Monday, 20 July 2015 8:30 AM
Fall 2015
Exhibition preview

September 24 – December 27, 2015

With Watercolor: Content via Technique
Guest curated by Brian Gordy
(Special Exhibitions Galleries)

This exhibition displays a selection from the David Owsley Museum of Art’s notable collection of watercolors that have inspired contemporary Indiana watercolorist Brian Gordy. This show focuses on the transparency of the watercolor medium and explores the powerful connection between technique and content. Gordy will also present public demonstrations of a variety of watercolor techniques.

Being There / Presence
Guest curated by Professor Mark Sawrie
(Brown Study Room)

Professor Mark Sawrie explores the concept of human presence and experience in a place of palpable ambiance through the medium of photography. Being There / Presence is part of a new series of guest-curated exhibitions by Ball state University faculty members that routinely utilize the David Owsley Museum of Art’s collection as an integral component of the classroom experience.
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