News Articles in February 2007

February 28, 2007
Hasen_FakhruddinHasan Fakhruddin, an advanced placement (AP) physics instructor at the Indiana Academy for Science, Mathematics and Humanities, was one of 50 teachers nationally selected to receive the Siemens Award for Advanced Placement.
February 28, 2007
Lynne Richardson, dean of Ball State's Miller College of Business, has announced she is leaving that position to accept a similar one at Mississippi State University.
February 28, 2007
Betsy Ross, president of Game Day Communications, will discuss how gender issues influence effective leadership at 7 p.m. March 5.
February 28, 2007
Jeffre Witherly, a senior adviser for the National Human Genome Research Institute, will speak at 7:30 p.m. March 6 in the Pittenger Student Center.
February 28, 2007
Donations are being accepted through March 29 for the 17th annual Lend a Hand Day sponsored by Ball State Student Voluntary Services.
February 28, 2007
Ball State students are producing meteorology broadcasts for visitors of Minnetrista's ongoing weather exhibit.
February 28, 2007
People wanting to know more about coping with grief will be interested in attending the 14th annual Hospice Foundation of America's bereavement teleconference.
February 27, 2007
A Ball State student-produced film that won a Student Academy Award has received a second honor.
February 27, 2007
The Ball State Planetarium will offer programs discussing telescopes and celestial hot spots.
February 23, 2007
Ball State has one of the top journalism programs in the country, according to Editor & Publisher, a newspaper industry journal.
February 22, 2007
The Ball State Counseling Center will provide information about eating disorders and body image issues.
February 21, 2007
Rick BabusiakRick Babusiak, a senior from Bradenton, Fla., and a Letterman Scholarship winner, has received an honorable mention on the USA Today All-USA College Academic Team.
February 21, 2007
Pearson_Davidthumb.jpgDavid Pearson, associate professor of physical education, was recently honored by two professional organizations.
February 16, 2007
James ShaskyA documentary produced by James Shasky, a telecommunications professor, won "Best in Category -- Short Form" at the recent national 2007 Broadcast Education Association (BEA) Media Festival.
February 16, 2007
Popular exhibition initiates collaborations between Ball State Museum of Art and university academic departments.
February 16, 2007
Ball State's Board of Trustees approved new room and board rates and honored former board member Richard Moake for his dedication to the university.
February 15, 2007
ManzanarInterior Secretary Dirk Kempthorne participated in the Feb. 13 Electronic Field Trip to Manzanar National Historic Site.
February 15, 2007
preserve_america95.jpgBall State professor Jim Glass participated in panel discussions that developed recommendations for first lady Laura Bush about how to improve the National Historic Preservation Act of 1966.
February 15, 2007
Marty Bennett, director of international services, spoke about international student study opportunities during a live broadcast for the Voice of America radio show "Talk To America."
February 15, 2007
In response to the excessive snow, temporary adjustments have been made in parking enforcement through Feb. 16.
February 14, 2007
Christopher ThompsonProfessor Christopher Thompson will discuss "Cycling in Search of France: The Tour de France and French Identities" for the 17th Annual Dorothy J. and Richard W. Burkhardt Lecture.
February 14, 2007
Students and alumni are invited to attend the Cardinal Job Fair Feb. 28 for an opportunity to meet with potential employers.
February 14, 2007
Ball State choirs come together to perform a winter concert Feb. 25 in Sursa Performance Hall.
February 14, 2007
Ten Ball State architecture students were awarded $1,500 to $2,000 scholarships from the Indiana Architectural Foundation.
February 14, 2007
Ron Kaitchuck, director of Ball State's Planetarium, will present several astronomy for beginners programs that are free and open to the public.
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