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December 19, 2014
Robotic technology brings industry experts to Ball State students and their workBruce Race, CAP professor, shares design plans with visiting expert and alumnus Jeremy Brown. Brown was able to make himself telepresent in Race’s class via StudioBot technology.
December 12, 2014
Ball State’s Board of Trustees approved room and board rates for 2015-16 and reviewed the state budget submission for 2015-17.
December 10, 2014
December 10, 2014
December 9, 2014
After a national search, James A. Duckham has been selected as the director of public safety at Ball State University.
December 5, 2014
Governor Mike Pence is directing flags at state facilities statewide be flown at half-staff Sunday, December 7 in honor of Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day. Flags should be lowered at sunrise and remain at half-staff until sunset Sunday, December 7.
December 4, 2014
New report predicts Indiana’s economy will continue to expand in 2015, as various industries continue to blossom and add new jobs.
December 2, 2014
Ball State students advance work on local Freedom BusAn interdisciplinary team of Ball State students is advancing the dreams of local leaders to turn a retired city bus into a mobile museum exploring the history of civil rights in east central Indiana. When completed in January 2016, the Freedom Bus will visit schools and be made available for other events across the region.
December 1, 2014
A new report finds more than one in 10 Indiana adolescents is a victim of dating violence, which endangers their health and well-being.
November 24, 2014
November 20, 2014
Ball State’s dance majors will use a lavish combination of dance to retell the classic story, "The Nutcracker,” which will kick off the holiday season at 7:30 p.m. Dec. 3 in University Theatre.
November 11, 2014
Senior Colin Hart is a finalist for a Marshall Scholarship.Senior Colin Hart is a finalist for a Marshall Scholarship. Together, the Marshall and Rhodes Scholarships are considered the two most prestigious, competitive scholarships in the nation.
November 6, 2014
Passenger PigeonA new exhibit, “Passenger Pigeons,” opens this month at Minnetrista, featuring the work of Honors College students in a colloquium focused on the 100-year anniversary of the passenger pigeon's extinction.
November 6, 2014
Written by Jill Christman, an English professor, “Borrowed Babies: Apprenticing for Motherhood” examines how colleges allowed undergraduates to practice their newly acquired mothering skills on orphaned infants.
October 24, 2014
Charles W. Brown PlanetariumWith state-of-art technology and a 52-foot-diameter dome, the new Charles W. Brown Planetarium is already getting attention, hosting close 200 people in the last week of October for the Great Lakes Planetarium Association.
October 22, 2014
The Healing WallIn his documentary “The Healing Wall,” Ball State graduate student Christopher Kosinski explores the behind-the-scenes deals Vietnam Veterans Memorial organizers had to broker to bring the artist’s vision to fruition.
October 22, 2014
Ball State participates in Chevy Clean Energy Efficiency Campaign. It is one of 12 colleges and universities to take part in Chevrolet’s efforts to reduce carbon emissions.
October 15, 2014
Ball State researchers are developing a compound that may eventually lead to a drug therapy to battle a superbug.
October 14, 2014
"The Circus in Winter" premieres Oct. 23 and runs through Nov. 16 at the Chester, Conn.-based Norma Terris Theatre, home theater of Goodspeed Musicals."The Circus in Winter" premieres Oct. 23 and runs through Nov. 16 at the Chester, Conn.-based Norma Terris Theatre, home theater of Goodspeed Musicals, which has launched some of the world's most famous musicals, including "Annie," "Shenandoah" and "Man of La Mancha." Inspired by a novel of the same name by Ball State English professor Cathy Day, the musical was first created by Ball State students and staged as a university production in 2011.
October 14, 2014
"The Crucible" main characters Abigail Williams and farmer John Proctor"The Crucible," a clever and chilling parable about a town controlled by the power of persecution and false accusations, will open at 7:30 p.m. Oct. 24 in University Theatre.
October 10, 2014
Ball State’s Board of Trustees approved an updated health care plan, endorsed the academic master plan and voted to name the Cindy and Randy Pond Star Theater and First Merchants Ballpark Complex.
October 10, 2014
Ball State University will lower its flags Oct. 12 (Sunday) in honor of the National Fallen Firefighters Memorial Service.
October 8, 2014
Ball State University has chosen a seasoned search committee to find a new athletic director and has named an interim AD.
October 8, 2014
Earl Williams, first director of Emens AuditoriumThe Ball State community is saddened by the passing of Earl Williams, who for 25 years served as the first director of Emens Auditorium. An advocate for the arts in east central Indiana, Williams died Oct. 5 at age 85.
October 7, 2014
Severe weatherA new study finds that one in 10 Americans may be so scared of severe weather that they suffer sleeplessness or anxiety.
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