News Articles in May 2007

May 31, 2007
Jooyoung KimJooyoung Kim executed a dynamic performance during the Beethoven Club's biennial international piano competition to claim second place in the prestigious event, which featured 57 entrants representing some of the finest music conservatories and universities worldwide.
May 31, 2007
Performances include the Jazz Ensemble on June 6 and the Concert Band on June 13. Each program begins at 5:30 p.m. on the Arts Terrace, and all shows are free and open to the public.
May 30, 2007
Mira awardBall State's Electronic Field Trip program was recognized with a 2007 TechPoint Mira Award at the eighth annual Mira Awards gala May 18.
May 29, 2007
Ball State has formed a national coalition of public school administrators to support First Amendment awareness.
May 29, 2007
Ball State's elementary education department is offering summer tutoring for students struggling with reading.
May 17, 2007
The student chapter of the Society for Human Resource Management recently received a national Merit Award for 2006-07.
May 17, 2007
The annual summer chorus begins rehearsals in June and will present a concert July 17 in Sursa Performance Hall.
May 17, 2007
Dinner TheatreBroadway musicals inspire this year's Downtown Dinner Theatre production of "The World Goes 'Round," opening June 14 at the Cornerstone Center for the Arts.
May 17, 2007
Nine faculty members were promoted from associate professor to professor, 16 were promoted from assistant professor to associate professor and 21 were granted tenure.
May 17, 2007
tellyBall State's J-Ideas project has won a Silver Telly for its educational DVD "A Guide to the First Amendment for Principals and Administrators."
May 17, 2007
IPR awards 2007Indiana Public Radio News staff members Brian Beaver, Marcus Jackman and Stan Sollars recently earned 19 journalistic awards.
May 15, 2007
ecolabCollege of Architecture and Planning students won the Green Building Initiative Award at the Environmental Protection Agency's P3 (People, Prosperity and the Planet) sustainable design competition.
May 14, 2007
Francesca HernandezLandscape architecture student Francesca Hernandez is traveling to Dubai this summer to explore developments in the region as part of a fellowship with an international architecture and planning firm.
May 14, 2007
roadNancy Carlson, chair of the TCOM department, will coordinate a student team to create a documentary on the Indiana portion of the National Road.
May 14, 2007
Ball State's Board of Trustees has approved tuition and fee rates for the next two years, as well as a 2007-08 budget that provides funding for the university's educational priorities and salary increases for employees.
May 10, 2007
Greg FehribachBall State Trustee Greg Fehribach was honored with the Unbreakable Spirit Award from the Osteogenesis Imperfecta (OI) Foundation on May 12. An article in the winter 2007 issue of Breakthrough, the OI Foundation newsletter, highlights Fehribach's achievements.
May 10, 2007
Summer chamber music festival will celebrate traditional chamber music and showcase the eclectic musical talents of students, faculty and community members.
May 2, 2007
Ball State's Electronic Field Trip will visit Alaska May 8 on its final stop of the 2006-07 academic year, affording millions of schoolchildren an opportunity to learn about Alaskan Native communities.
May 1, 2007
In a blended family setting, a strong relationship between a stepfather and stepson may lower the youngster's motivation for sexual activity, but young females are more likely to be influenced by their mothers.
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