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Red Jacket Challenge
New Young Alumni Challenge Issued by President Mearns. Jo Ann Gora will donate her famous red leather jacket if Young Alumni give $500 or more from now until Midnight. For gifts from Young alum to count, please mark 'Young Alumni' under the' Ball State Affiliation' field on the donation form.
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$3,000
6,323 Gifts Unlocks $3,000 for the Multicultural Center
Upon receiving 6,323 gifts, $3,000 will be unlocked for the new Multicultural Center!
6,323 / 6,323 Gifts
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$3,000
Unlock $3,000 for Student Emergency Aid
Upon receiving 6,323 gifts (beating last year's total number of gifts), $3,000 will be unlocked for Student Emergency Aid!
6,323 / 6,323 Gifts
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New Challenge - 2 Areas Will Win $1,000
From 7-8pm, two of the non-academic/non-athletic areas with the most donors will each receive $1,000.
Rank Prize Areas Donors
1 $1,000 Ball State Student Media 16
2 $1,000 Spectrum 12
3 Dance Marathon 7
4 Fraternity and Sorority Life 6
5 Multicultural Center 6
6 Cardinal Kitchen 4
7 The Ball State Fund 3
8 Student Scholarships 3
9 Research 3
10 Black Student Association 3
11 Career Center 2
12 Rinker Center for International Programs 2
13 Student Emergency Aid Fund 2
14 Housing & Residence Life 2
15 Rinard Orchid Greenhouse 1
16 Indiana Public Radio 1
17 Inclusive Excellence 1
18 COVID Vaccine Clinic 1
19 Take Flight 1
20 Office of Student Life 1
21 Late Nite 1
22 University Libraries 1
23 Emens Auditorium 1
24 Discovery Women's Group 0
25 Guardian Scholars 0
26 Online Student Support Fund 0
27 University Program Board 0
28 Community Engagement 0
29 Student Voluntary Services 0
30 Charles W. Brown Planetarium 0
31 Counseling Center 0
32 David Owsley Museum of Art 0
33 Disability Services 0
34 Parents Fund 0
35 University Police Department 0
36 Learning Center 0
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5 Hours, 5 Areas, $1,000 Each
The 5 areas that raise the most money from 7pm-Midnight will each receive $1,000!
Rank Prize Department Raised
1 $1,000 Athletics $30,956.02
2 $1,000 Theatre & Dance $17,061.74
3 $1,000 Indiana Academy $9,981.41
4 $1,000 College of Architecture & Planning $4,541.68
5 $1,000 Center for Information & Communication Sciences $4,046.26
6 Alumni Scholarships $3,547.31
7 Miller College of Business $3,070.00
8 Journalism $3,051.89
9 School of Music $2,893.57
10 Black Alumni Constituent Society $1,738.49
11 The Ball State Fund $1,691.05
12 Accounting $1,661.05
13 Fraternity and Sorority Life $1,598.84
14 College of Communication, Information, and Media $1,560.57
15 Ball State Student Media $1,540.73
16 Rinard Orchid Greenhouse $1,470.21
17 Student Scholarships $1,420.42
18 Miller Business Honors Program $1,280.42
19 Communication Studies $1,161.68
20 Cardinal Kitchen $1,051.42
21 Bowen Center for Public Affairs $1,005.00
22 Sports Link $921.68
23 Burris Laboratory School $856.05
24 School of Kinesiology $842.73
25 Philosophy and Religious Studies $785.63
26 Honors College $751.40
27 Spectrum $750.84
28 Telecommunications $710.42
29 Elementary Education $701.05
30 English $671.47
31 Early Childhood, Youth, and Family Studies $665.84
32 Alumni Programs $640.42
33 Educational Psychology $610.21
34 Research $605.00
35 Inclusive Excellence $590.63
36 History $590.21
37 Student Emergency Aid Fund $575.42
38 Special Education $572.10
39 Entrepreneurship Center $530.00
40 David Owsley Museum of Art $445.42
41 Modern Languages & Classics $435.42
42 Educational Leadership $415.00
43 Geography $410.63
44 Counseling Psych, Social Psych and Counseling $360.00
45 Teachers College $320.21
46 Multicultural Center $310.84
47 School of Nursing $310.84
48 Center for Peace & Conflict Studies $300.00
49 Take Flight $290.84
50 Applied Business Studies $290.00
51 Disability Services $270.63
52 Political Science $270.42
53 Discovery Women's Group $270.21
54 Black Student Association $265.42
55 Alumni Student Engagement $265.42
56 Nutrition & Health Science $265.21
57 Economics $265.00
58 School of Art $250.42
59 Applied Anthropology Laboratories $240.41
60 Indiana Public Radio $205.00
61 Rinker Center for International Programs $195.21
62 Anthropology $185.21
63 Marketing Department $170.21
64 Computer Science $160.21
65 Sociology $135.21
66 Chemistry $130.84
67 College of Health $130.21
68 Learning Center $130.21
69 Guardian Scholars $125.00
70 Mathematical Sciences $125.00
71 Schools Within the Context of Community $120.21
72 Career Center $120.00
73 Emens Auditorium $110.00
74 University Libraries $105.21
75 Housing & Residence Life $100.84
76 Speech Pathology & Audiology $100.00
77 Criminal Justice and Criminology $100.00
78 MBA | Masters of Business Administration $100.00
79 Dance Marathon $95.21
80 Office of Student Life $90.84
81 Women's and Gender Studies $80.21
82 Online Student Support Fund $80.00
83 Biology $75.21
84 Psychological Science $75.00
85 Environment, Geology, and Natural Resources $70.21
86 Student Voluntary Services $50.42
87 Immersive Learning $50.00
88 Management $50.00
89 Ball State Army ROTC $50.00
90 Parents Fund $45.42
91 COVID Vaccine Clinic $45.21
92 Finance & Insurance $40.42
93 University Police Department $40.21
94 Late Nite $30.21
95 Educational Studies $25.00
96 Oz Nelson Logistics & Supply Chain Management Ctr $25.00
97 Social Work $20.21
98 Counseling Center $20.21
99 Community Engagement $20.00
100 Physics & Astronomy $20.00
101 Charles W. Brown Planetarium $20.00
102 College of Sciences & Humanities $0.00
103 College of Fine Arts $0.00
104 University Program Board $0.00
105 ISOM Department $0.00
106 Graduate School $0.00
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Student Org Evening Leaderboard
NEW Challenge! The Student Org that has the most donors from 9-11pm will receive $1,500 for their organization!
Rank Prize Student Orgs Donors
1 $1,500 Spectrum 53
2 Ball State Student Media 50
3 Cardinal Kitchen 11
4 Dance Marathon 4
5 Student Voluntary Services 3
6 Black Student Association 2
7 Late Nite 1
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Cardinals Help Cardinals
History has proven that Cardinals help Cardinals. Share the official One Ball State Day videos on Facebook @BallStateFoundation. Two participants will get to donate $500 in challenge funds toward their favorite area.
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Paint the U.S. Cardinal Red
Gifts from all 50 states have been given! $20,000 was unlocked from the Alumni Council.
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Noon Challenge
The department/unit/team that has the most donors by noon receives $5,000 in challenge funds.
Rank Prize Department, Unit, or Team Donors
1 $5,000 Theatre & Dance 377
2 Athletics 329
3 The Ball State Fund 161
4 Student Scholarships 109
5 College of Architecture & Planning 102
6 Indiana Academy 86
7 Center for Information & Communication Sciences 76
8 School of Music 66
9 Miller Business Honors Program 66
10 Journalism 64
11 Black Alumni Constituent Society 55
12 Communication Studies 54
13 Special Education 45
14 School of Kinesiology 43
15 Alumni Scholarships 41
16 Educational Leadership 39
17 Honors College 35
18 University Libraries 35
19 English 35
20 Accounting 33
21 School of Nursing 32
22 Student Emergency Aid Fund 32
23 Telecommunications 32
24 Burris Laboratory School 30
25 Cardinal Kitchen 29
26 Elementary Education 28
27 Take Flight 25
28 History 24
29 Fraternity and Sorority Life 23
30 David Owsley Museum of Art 22
31 Geography 21
32 Indiana Public Radio 19
33 Online Student Support Fund 19
34 Modern Languages & Classics 18
35 Early Childhood, Youth, and Family Studies 18
36 Ball State Student Media 17
37 Mathematical Sciences 17
38 Inclusive Excellence 17
39 Political Science 16
40 Psychological Science 15
41 Research 14
42 Rinard Orchid Greenhouse 14
43 Educational Psychology 14
44 Educational Studies 14
45 Rinker Center for International Programs 14
46 Sports Link 13
47 Economics 13
48 Chemistry 13
49 Marketing Department 13
50 Philosophy and Religious Studies 13
51 Learning Center 13
52 Career Center 13
53 Speech Pathology & Audiology 12
54 Environment, Geology, and Natural Resources 12
55 Emens Auditorium 11
56 Alumni Programs 11
57 Applied Anthropology Laboratories 11
58 Bowen Center for Public Affairs 10
59 Housing & Residence Life 10
60 Counseling Psych, Social Psych and Counseling 10
61 Biology 10
62 School of Art 10
63 Multicultural Center 10
64 Discovery Women's Group 9
65 Women's and Gender Studies 9
66 Criminal Justice and Criminology 8
67 University Police Department 8
68 Entrepreneurship Center 8
69 Computer Science 8
70 Applied Business Studies 8
71 Sociology 8
72 Counseling Center 8
73 Finance & Insurance 7
74 Guardian Scholars 7
75 Black Student Association 7
76 Disability Services 7
77 MBA | Masters of Business Administration 6
78 Spectrum 6
79 Graduate School 5
80 Schools Within the Context of Community 5
81 Community Engagement 5
82 Nutrition & Health Science 4
83 Office of Student Life 4
84 COVID Vaccine Clinic 4
85 Social Work 3
86 Parents Fund 3
87 Alumni Student Engagement 3
88 Anthropology 3
89 Student Voluntary Services 3
90 Charles W. Brown Planetarium 3
91 University Program Board 3
92 Late Nite 2
93 Oz Nelson Logistics & Supply Chain Management Ctr 2
94 Ball State Army ROTC 2
95 Management 2
96 Physics & Astronomy 1
97 ISOM Department 1
98 Dance Marathon 1
99 Center for Peace & Conflict Studies 0
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International Alumni Challenge
Hannah Weakley was the first international alum to make a gift all the way from Japan! She designated her gift to Theatre & Dance.
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Most Donors Challenge
The department/unit/team that has the most donors by midnight will receive $5,000 in challenge funds.
Rank Prize Areas Donors
1 $5,000 Theatre & Dance 1,023
2 Athletics 888
3 Indiana Academy 261
4 School of Music 191
5 College of Architecture & Planning 187
6 Miller Business Honors Program 174
7 Student Scholarships 156
8 Center for Information & Communication Sciences 150
9 Journalism 137
10 Communication Studies 133
11 Alumni Scholarships 123
12 Burris Laboratory School 118
13 School of Kinesiology 116
14 Ball State Student Media 111
15 Black Alumni Constituent Society 102
16 Honors College 90
17 Spectrum 84
18 English 80
19 Special Education 74
20 Geography 72
21 Telecommunications 70
22 Accounting 68
23 Cardinal Kitchen 65
24 Fraternity and Sorority Life 63
25 Elementary Education 62
26 Student Emergency Aid Fund 62
27 History 56
28 Educational Leadership 55
29 Sports Link 54
30 School of Nursing 53
31 College of Communication, Information, and Media 53
32 University Libraries 53
33 Take Flight 47
34 Inclusive Excellence 46
35 David Owsley Museum of Art 44
36 Indiana Public Radio 44
37 Teachers College 44
38 Miller College of Business 43
39 Modern Languages & Classics 42
40 Educational Psychology 40
41 Early Childhood, Youth, and Family Studies 38
42 Rinker Center for International Programs 33
43 Philosophy and Religious Studies 31
44 Political Science 30
45 Rinard Orchid Greenhouse 29
46 Chemistry 29
47 Research 29
48 Multicultural Center 29
49 Emens Auditorium 28
50 Mathematical Sciences 28
51 Counseling Psych, Social Psych and Counseling 27
52 Online Student Support Fund 27
53 Learning Center 26
54 Applied Anthropology Laboratories 26
55 Nutrition & Health Science 25
56 Economics 24
57 Environment, Geology, and Natural Resources 24
58 Psychological Science 24
59 Housing & Residence Life 24
60 Educational Studies 24
61 Disability Services 23
62 Dance Marathon 23
63 School of Art 22
64 Black Student Association 22
65 Bowen Center for Public Affairs 21
66 College of Health 21
67 Entrepreneurship Center 21
68 Discovery Women's Group 19
69 Biology 19
70 Alumni Programs 19
71 Sociology 19
72 Speech Pathology & Audiology 17
73 Marketing Department 17
74 Applied Business Studies 17
75 Criminal Justice and Criminology 17
76 Computer Science 16
77 Career Center 16
78 Anthropology 16
79 Finance & Insurance 15
80 University Police Department 15
81 Women's and Gender Studies 15
82 Guardian Scholars 14
83 Alumni Student Engagement 14
84 Counseling Center 13
85 College of Fine Arts 12
86 Office of Student Life 11
87 Parents Fund 10
88 MBA | Masters of Business Administration 10
89 Schools Within the Context of Community 10
90 Community Engagement 10
91 Social Work 9
92 Graduate School 9
93 Management 9
94 Student Voluntary Services 9
95 Late Nite 8
96 Ball State Army ROTC 8
97 ISOM Department 8
98 College of Sciences & Humanities 7
99 Oz Nelson Logistics & Supply Chain Management Ctr 7
100 Immersive Learning 7
101 Charles W. Brown Planetarium 7
102 COVID Vaccine Clinic 7
103 University Program Board 5
104 Physics & Astronomy 4
105 Center for Peace & Conflict Studies 2
106 Alumni Association 0
107 Student Affairs 0
108 College of Communication, Information, and Media 0
109 College of Fine Arts 0
110 College of Health 0
111 College of Sciences and Humanities 0
112 Miller College of Business 0
113 Teachers College 0
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Most Donors Challenge
The department/unit/team that has the most donors by midnight will receive $5,000 in challenge funds.
Rank Prize Areas Donors
1 $5,000 Theatre & Dance 1,023
2 Athletics 888
3 Indiana Academy 261
4 School of Music 191
5 College of Architecture & Planning 187
6 Miller Business Honors Program 174
7 Student Scholarships 156
8 Center for Information & Communication Sciences 150
9 Journalism 137
10 Communication Studies 133
11 Alumni Scholarships 123
12 Burris Laboratory School 118
13 School of Kinesiology 116
14 Ball State Student Media 111
15 Black Alumni Constituent Society 102
16 Honors College 90
17 Spectrum 84
18 English 80
19 Special Education 74
20 Geography 72
21 Telecommunications 70
22 Accounting 68
23 Cardinal Kitchen 65
24 Fraternity and Sorority Life 63
25 Elementary Education 62
26 Student Emergency Aid Fund 62
27 History 56
28 Educational Leadership 55
29 Sports Link 54
30 School of Nursing 53
31 College of Communication, Information, and Media 53
32 University Libraries 53
33 Take Flight 47
34 Inclusive Excellence 46
35 David Owsley Museum of Art 44
36 Indiana Public Radio 44
37 Teachers College 44
38 Miller College of Business 43
39 Modern Languages & Classics 42
40 Educational Psychology 40
41 Early Childhood, Youth, and Family Studies 38
42 Rinker Center for International Programs 33
43 Philosophy and Religious Studies 31
44 Political Science 30
45 Rinard Orchid Greenhouse 29
46 Chemistry 29
47 Research 29
48 Multicultural Center 29
49 Emens Auditorium 28
50 Mathematical Sciences 28
51 Counseling Psych, Social Psych and Counseling 27
52 Online Student Support Fund 27
53 Learning Center 26
54 Applied Anthropology Laboratories 26
55 Nutrition & Health Science 25
56 Economics 24
57 Environment, Geology, and Natural Resources 24
58 Psychological Science 24
59 Housing & Residence Life 24
60 Educational Studies 24
61 Disability Services 23
62 Dance Marathon 23
63 School of Art 22
64 Black Student Association 22
65 Bowen Center for Public Affairs 21
66 College of Health 21
67 Entrepreneurship Center 21
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