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Beginning Sign Language and Conversational Spanish Non-Credit Classes

Contributed by: Diane Watters
Published: Thursday, 23 February 2017 11:00 AM

The E.B. and Bertha C. Ball Center offers six-week, non-credit courses in Beginning Sign Language and Beginning Conversational Spanish on Wednesdays, March 15-April 19, 7-9 p.m. The cost is $85 per course. You may register and pay online at or call 765-285-8975.

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School of Music to Present Masterworks Concert, Including "Carmina Burana"

Contributed by: Patrick Stauffer
Published: Wednesday, 22 February 2017 11:30 AM
Students, faculty, and staff of Ball State University are invited to attend the School of Music Masterworks Concert.

The first half will feature the Ball State Wind Ensemble while the second half will include the Ball State Symphony Orchestra, combined Ball State Choirs, and the Indianapolis Children’s Choir performing Carl Orff’s masterpiece Carmina Burana.

Concert-goers will have two opportunities to see this special performance, including the School of Music’s debut at the Palladium in Carmel, Ind.
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Book Arts Collaborative Workshop-Let's Laugh

Contributed by: Kristin Ramsey
Published: Monday, 20 February 2017 10:00 AM
Celebrate Let's Laugh Day at Book Arts Collaborative on March 14th! Learn more.

Spring Shout Songwriting Competition

Contributed by: Patrick Stauffer
Published: Friday, 17 February 2017 4:30 PM
The Ball State University School of Music is pleased to announce the Spring Shout Songwriting Competition, open to all Ball State students ages 18-27. Song material must be your original work and you must be a musician.

Take advantage of a unique opportunity to perform with your band at Be Here Now. Don’t have your own backing band for your live performance? No problem! Use our Music Media Production (MMP) Club Band (drums, bass, guitar, and keyboard). The event will be adjudicated by Ball State Music Media Production faculty and a surprise judge. There will be a jury prize and an audience vote, so bring your friends!

To enter the competition visit:

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Annual Student Art Exhibition Thursday Feb. 17 thru Wednesday March 15th

Contributed by: Michael Prater
Published: Friday, 17 February 2017 8:00 AM
The School of Art and The Atrium Gallery invites the public to the 82nd Annual Student Art Exhibition, running from Thursday February 17th through Wednesday March 15th. Learn more.

Love Where You Live: An Evening with Peter Kageyama

Contributed by: Erin Moore
Published: Wednesday, 15 February 2017 11:00 AM

Whether you are a Muncie fan or skeptic, we hope you will join us for a special city-wide event:

Love Where You Live: An Evening with Peter Kageyama
Wednesday, March 15, 6:30 – 8:00 pm
Cornerstone Center for the Arts, 520 E. Main Street, Muncie
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Free and open to the public; pre-registration is appreciated

Peter is an internationally sought-after community development consultant and author of For the Love of Cities: The Love Affair Between People and Their Places and Love Where You Live: Creating Emotionally Engaging Places. He speaks all over the world about bottom-up community development and the amazing people who are making change happen.

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Upcoming Events at the Brown Planetarium

Contributed by: Dayna Thompson
Published: Monday, 09 January 2017 11:30 AM
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Pendulum – A Special Musical Event
Friday: January 13 @ 6:30pm and @ 8pm for a special Friday late-night showing
Saturday: January 14 @ 6:30pm and 8pm

Tour of the Winter Sky
Fridays: January 20, 27 @ 6:30pm
Saturdays: January 21, 28 @ 6:30pm and 8pm

Saturn & Beyond
Fridays: February 10, 17, 24 @ 6:30pm
Saturdays: February 11, 18, 25 @ 6:30pm and 8pm

To Space & Back
Fridays: March 3, 24 @ 6:30pm
Saturdays: March 4, 25 @ 6:30pm and 8pm

2017 Solar Eclipse
Fridays: March 31 & April 7, 14 @ 6:30pm
Saturdays: April 1, 8, 15 @ 6:30pm and 8pm

For directions and parking information, as well as general policies, please visit the Charles W. Brown Planetarium website.
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Class Visit Opportunities at the David Owsley Museum of Art

Contributed by: Tania Said
Published: Monday, 09 January 2017 10:30 AM
Group tours, self-guided visits, and select object study and viewing opportunities available for BSU classes. Learn more.