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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.

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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.

Annual Plant Sale at the Greenhouse

Contributed by: Chay Reigle
Published: Monday, 24 April 2017 1:00 PM
It's time again for the Annual Rinard Orchid Greenhouse Plant Sale! Learn more.

Mindful Meditation in the Rinard Orchid Greenhouse

Contributed by: Chay Reigle
Published: Monday, 24 April 2017 10:30 AM
Join us for midweek meditation and mindfulness in the Rinard Orchid Greenhouse located in Christy Woods on the Ball State University campus. 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

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Graduate Student event cancellation

Contributed by: Amy Blackford
Published: Monday, 24 April 2017 9:30 AM
Please note that the Graduate Student end of the semester event on 4/27 has been cancelled. Please contact Amy Blackford (adblackford@bsu.edu) for any questions regarding this event. Learn more.

Spring Semester Online Evaluations Now Available

Contributed by: Gail L Werner
Published: Wednesday, 19 April 2017 7:55 AM
Online course evaluations for the spring semester are now available. We strongly urge you to take advantage of this opportunity to provide feedback on your classes before the evaluations close at midnight Friday, May 5. Learn more.

EDMU 206: Advanced Study of Ethnic Groups and Multicultural Group Behavior for Fall 2017

Contributed by: Ruby Cain
Published: Tuesday, 18 April 2017 12:00 PM

EDMU 206: Advanced Study of Ethnic Groups and Multicultural Group Behavior

Come join us in exploring the future of diversity: Fall 2017

Prerequisite ; EDMU 205 or equivalent

Contact Dr.Michael Ndemanu at mtndemanu@bsu.edu or 765-285-3496.

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ARCH 407/507 FOURTH WORLD THEORY - ON LINE OFFERING

Contributed by: Ruby Cain
Published: Tuesday, 18 April 2017 8:00 AM

ARCH 407/507 FOURTH WORLD THEORY - ON LINE OFFERING

Professor: Olon F. Dotson Office 428

Office Phone: (765) 285-3481 odotson@bsu.edu

COURSE DESCRIPTION SUMMER SEMESTER 2017

ARCH 407 Undergraduate: CRN # 800 36540

ARCH 507 Graduate: CRN # 800 36541

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Moving With Muncie: A Conversation to Create Change

Contributed by: Ruby Cain
Published: Monday, 17 April 2017 4:30 PM

You are cordially invited to a free community event, Moving With Muncie: A Conversation to Create Change , Saturday, 4/29, 10-1 pm, Muncie Unity Center, 515 E. 9th Street, Muncie, Indiana. Light refreshments will be provided. This event will feature community members/partners, BSU graduate students from EDAC 698, and Facing Racism storytellers.



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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.

Student Art at the Greenhouse

Contributed by: Chay Reigle
Published: Monday, 10 April 2017 9:30 AM
The spring 2017 gallery featuring artwork by Ball State students is currently available for public viewing for the rest of the month at the Rinard Orchid Greenhouse. Learn more.

Graduate Student End of Year Celebration

Contributed by: Amy Blackford
Published: Monday, 10 April 2017 9:00 AM
Take a break from studying for finals, have some free fun, and do something good! Learn more.

Virginia Ball Center for Creative Inquiry Announces 2017-2018 Fellows

Contributed by: Laura Huffman
Published: Friday, 10 March 2017 12:00 PM
VIRGINIA BALL CENTER FOR CREATIVE INQUIRY ANNOUNCES NEW FELLOWS

The Virginia Ball Center for Creative Inquiry is pleased to announce the four fellows for the 2017-2018 academic year:

Fall 2017: "American Women in Film Sound" - Vanessa Ament, Telecommunications
Fall 2017: "Fine Focus: Catalyzing STEM Opportunities for Minority Undergraduates" - John Mckillip, Biology

Spring 2018: "Muslims in Muncie" - Elizabeth Agnew, Philosophy and Religious Studies
Spring 2018: "Beneficence Records: Records for a Reason" - Daniel Porter, School of Music
Learn more.

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