Ball State University is celebrating its 100th birthday. The school will shut down at 2 p.m. this Friday to hold a centennial party on the Quad for faculty, staff and students.
There will be free commemorative centennial T-shirts, cake, and ice cream. There will also be music and games and prizes. Events will include a cupcake decorating contest, yard games, family reunion-style competitive games and a Ball State trivia game.
A commemorative photograph will be taken to be taken at 3 p.m.
Ball State first started accepting student registrations on June 17, 1918.