$35 – $75

Ball State University Alumni Winter College

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The Naples Beach Hotel & Golf Club

851 Gulf Shore Boulevard North

Naples, FL 34102

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You're invited to attend Alumni Winter College: A warm-weather learning escape with a Ball State twist in sunny Naples, Florida.

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For the second year, Ball State alumni, faculty, and friends will gather for an engaging, uplifting educational day in the warmth and sunshine of beautiful Naples, Florida. Winter College taps the expertise and passion of Ball State's finest alumni and faculty while providing the opportunity for education, stewardship, hospitality, camaraderie, shared memories, and—most importantly—lifelong learning.

Friday, February 7, 2020

ENGAGE YOUR MIND

11:30 a.m.

Registration, conversation, and lunch

12:45 p.m.

Welcome and opening speaker

Vince Bertram, '91 MAE '98 EdS '01 EdD '06

President and CEO, Project Lead the Way

"Empowering America’s Students and Teachers"

2 p.m.

Eva Zygmunt

Ball State professor of early childhood, youth, and family studies

"Authentic Community Engagement and the Development of Culturally Responsive Future Teachers"

3 p.m.

Martha De Laurentiis, '74

American film producer

Conversation between Martha and Ball State President Geoffrey S. Mearns

4 p.m.

Betsy Opyt, '99, RD, LD/N, CDE

Owner of Healthy Concepts Consulting and CEO of Healthy Concepts Food Company

“Mindfulness Matters! The 5 “P’s” to Optimize Your Health!”

CELEBRATE BALL STATE

Location: Ocean Lawn

5:30 p.m.

Your Ball State: Proud and Loyal

Cocktail reception and dinner with a University update from President Mearns.

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Registration deadline: Thursday, January 23, 2020

Cost:

ENGAGE YOUR MIND and CELEBRATE BALL STATE

$75 per person/$140 per couple for Alumni Winter College and Your Ball State: Proud and Loyal oceanside reception and dinner; includes two drink tickets per person, cash bar available.

CELEBRATE BALL STATE

$40 per person/ $70 per couple for Your Ball State: Proud and Loyal oceanside reception and dinner; includes one drink ticket per person, cash bar available.

Hotel Accommodations: A limited number of reserved rooms may be available at The Naples Beach Hotel & Golf Club. Contact Lori Corvino in the Office of Alumni Engagement (765-285-7051 or lrcorvino@bsu.edu) for more information. You may also find alternate accommodations and attractions in Naples by visiting https://www.visitflorida.com/en-us/cities/naples.html.

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851 Gulf Shore Boulevard North

Naples, FL 34102

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