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July 23, 2014
Building Better Communities announced nine finalists of the 2014 Primacy of Place Community Awards Program, which recognizes Indiana communities making innovative strides in improving quality of life for residents, visitors and businesses.
July 17, 2014
Ball State’s student-managed news organization to find the stories that other media may be missing this year at the Indiana State Fair.
July 17, 2014
Trustees approve budgets, update student code and consider health care plan changes.
July 8, 2014
On the order of Governor Mike Pence, Ball State University is lowering its flags in recognition of an official period of mourning in the state, honoring the loss of three Indiana law enforcement officers in the line of duty in the course of one week.
July 7, 2014
The bad news: It’s harder to lure business because they can’t relocate easily. The good news: Indiana is an attractive place for businesses that can move. A new study from the Center for Business and Economic Research identifies the key sectors of Indiana’s economy.
June 24, 2014
Three unpublished works will be performed at this year's first Discovery New Musical Theatre Festival, July 18-20. The ongoing development of "The Circus in Winter" was Ball State's impetus for launching a festival fostering new works of other emerging artists.
June 18, 2014
Ball State Traveler Glassware for Google Glass is now available.
June 13, 2014
High school instrumental music students and high school and middle school band directors will flock to Ball State again this summer. The university will host the annual Music for All Symposium for the fourth year from June 21-28.
June 9, 2014
A new study finds Indiana residents support key components of the Affordable Care Act, including the individual mandate to buy insurance, but a minority support the law overall.
June 5, 2014
The Delaware County Emergency Management Agency will lead a disaster drill this Saturday, June 7, from 8 a.m. until 2 p.m. Much of the drill will take place on campus, in and around the Field Sports Building (south of Worthen Arena) and at IU Health Ball Memorial Hospital.
June 4, 2014
Musica in Situ is an immersive learning experience for Ball State students wanting to explore the performance of choral music in unique architectural spaces, including historic sites around Indiana. The group's month-long concert series includes venues in Muncie, Bloomington, Gary, Elwood, Richmond and Indianapolis.
June 2, 2014
A new study finds that 95 percent of college and university presidents oppose allowing concealed handguns on campus.
May 22, 2014
Trustees have appointed Paul W. Ferguson to become Ball State’s 15th president. Ferguson is currently the president of the University of Maine. He is expected to begin his duties on Aug. 1, 2014.
May 14, 2014
For the 10th year, Ball State’s Department of Theatre and Dance has sent students to the Kennedy Center American College Theater Festival (KCACTF). Junior Colin Hart and senior Tristan James both were recognized individually.
May 14, 2014
On orders from the Office of the Governor, Ball State University will lower its flags on Thursday, May 15 in honor of Peace Officers Memorial Day. The flags will remain at half staff until the following day.
May 6, 2014
The Center for Economic and Business Research has found that healthy Hoosiers who buy health insurance on the exchange will pay significantly more in premiums if many of their neighbors are in poor health.
May 5, 2014
Luke Schmid, a Ball State junior studying pre-medicine and cellular/molecular biology with career ambitions of pursuing an MD/PhD in biomedical engineering, has been named a 2014 Goldwater Scholar.
May 2, 2014
Trustees named the new Football Team Complex for Ronald and Joan Venderly, approved enhanced funding for student programs, and approved the general fund budget, as well as salary increases for employees.
April 28, 2014
Luke Messer, congressman for Indiana's sixth district, a 19-county region of east central and southeastern Indiana, will deliver the address at Ball State University's annual Spring Commencement on Saturday, May 3, at 10 a.m.
April 25, 2014
Ball State students have created a musical examining the history and people of one of Indiana's most popular tourist attractions: scenic Brown County. A reading of "If You Don't Outdie Me" will take place May 1 in the Choral Hall of the Music Instruction Building with additional readings scheduled for May 9-10 at the Brown County Playhouse.
April 22, 2014
A new study finds that while smartphone usage has increased, college students are not embracing tablets as many experts had expected. And students are still annoyed by mobile ads.