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November 24, 2015
Ball State history professor Ken Hall will return to Cambodia to fill the gaps in knowledge of the Khmer Empire of Angkor, which existed from the ninth to the 15th centuries.
November 17, 2015
Robert Berrington, a Ball State physics and astronomy professor, attended the Oct. 11 dedication ceremony for the La Palma telescope along with other members of SARA, a group of 13 institutions that operates three telescopes across the globe.Faculty and students now have remote access to a telescope located off the coast of northern Africa.
November 17, 2015
Retired telecommunications professor Steve Bell reflects on a career that included covering the assassination of John F. Kennedy, working as a war correspondent in Vietnam and Cambodia, and being on the ground floor of "Good Morning America."
November 11, 2015
David Letterman returns to his alma mater Nov. 30 to host a discussion with filmmakers Spike Jonze and Bennett Miller.
November 4, 2015
Nonpartisan Hoosier Survey, developed annually through a Ball State University Bowen Center for Public Affairs and WISH-TV partnership, provides Indiana policymakers with insight into public opinion on current key issues.
November 4, 2015
As a Fulbright Scholar, Ball State Professor Nihal Perera will research and teach urban planning in Myanmar.
November 2, 2015
Ball State is expected to draw some of the nation’s top young piano performers, when it hosts preliminary auditions for the Hastings International Piano Concerto Competition Nov. 13-15 at Sursa Performance Hall. Tickets will be available beginning Nov. 2 online or at the Emens box office. Other worldwide preliminary audition sites are London, Tokyo, and Hamburg, Germany.
October 30, 2015
As a Ball State student, theater instructor Colin Hart discovered the medical nightmares that inspired "Frankenstein."
October 28, 2015
CBER report finds that Indiana may have an excess supply of trained teachers and not a shortage.
October 27, 2015
“As You Like It,” one of Shakespeare’s most beloved comedies, will open at Ball State University at 7:30 p.m. Nov. 6 in University Theatre.“As You Like It,” one of Shakespeare’s most beloved comedies, will open at Ball State University at 7:30 p.m. Nov. 6 in University Theatre. The production will also be performed at 7:30 p.m. Nov. 7 and Nov. 10-14, with a matinee performance at 2:30 p.m. Nov. 8.
October 26, 2015
Aquatic researcher Mark Pyron will participate in a study to examine how large water systems impact life on two continents and how climate change could affect those ecosystems.
October 20, 2015
Ball State graduate Dustin Gilmer receives his degree from Dean Roger Lavery while President Paul W. Ferguson looks onA new report finds that wheelchair users look at a variety of factors including accessibility and privacy when selecting a college.
October 19, 2015
Shelby Sneed wins Chirp! Chirp! awardSophomore Shelby Sneed won Ball State's first Chirp! Chirp! Spirit Scholarship, which covers half of in-state tuition for a semester.
October 12, 2015
Working with staff from the Buffalo Bill Center of the West, artists and designers from Ball State University's Institute for Digital Intermedia Arts have created a virtual world that authentically simulates Buffalo Bill's Wild West, one of the era’s most popular exhibitions dramatizing frontier life.
October 9, 2015
Outstanding Creative Endeavor Award winners Drew Vidal and Michael Elliott discuss the creation of their original play, 'Frankenstein.'
October 5, 2015
A new study establishes standards for cardiorespiratory fitness.
October 5, 2015
October 5, 2015
A new study by the Center for Business and Economic Research (CBER) finds that Indiana ranked 39th among the 50 states for health, education and living standards in 2014 as well as a significant disparity among the counties.
September 30, 2015
The National Endowment for the Humanities is singling out two Ball State projects — What Middletown Read and The Real Buffalo Bill — as among the most significant the agency has funded in its first 50 years.
September 30, 2015
The new Indiana Communities Institute will build upon the university’s long-standing role in assisting cities and towns around the state. Research shows if a community is an attractive place to live, the jobs will follow.
September 28, 2015
A 90-day stint at the bottom of the world was an amazing experience for geologist Carolyn Dowling, who is studying how various chemicals break down rocks in Antarctica and comparing the process to inhabited areas.
September 25, 2015
Longtime broadcaster and community activist Al Rent will oversee public broadcasting operations at Ball State.
September 23, 2015
Emens Auditorium renderingTrustees approve the creation of a College of Health and support the renovation of Emens Auditorium as a campus-community collaboration.
September 22, 2015
Anders Ruhwald, Number 1, 2013, glass, ceramic, wood, David Owsley Museum of ArtA Ball State University exhibition, Anders Ruhwald: One Thing Follows Another (And You Make It Happen), has been selected for inclusion in the prestigious 2015 Cheongju International Craft Biennale of Korea. Ruhwald’s exhibition will be featured in the main Biennale exhibition, The Making Process, which is on view through Oct. 25.
September 17, 2015
"Mad World," the winner of the university's 2014 Discovery New Musical Theatre Festival, will make its debut at 7:30 p.m. Sept. 25 in University Theatre. The production also will be performed at 7:30 p.m. Sept. 26 and Sept. 29-Oct. 3, and 2:30 p.m. Sept. 27 and Oct. 4.
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