News Articles in June 2008

June 23, 2008
The university's emphasis on digital communications continues to pay off as faculty, staff and students recently picked up nine regional Emmy nominations.
June 20, 2008
Prestigious Glenn Miller Music Scholarship for School of Music student.
June 20, 2008
The rising cost of gasoline is a key reason Ball State employee Pam Stigall is pushing for a ride-share program.
June 19, 2008
Special Olympics Summer GamesSpecial Olympians get assistance from Family and Consumer Sciences students.
June 18, 2008
The International Academy of the Visual Arts awarded Ball State's student-run radio station, WCRD, three gold Awards of Excellence and four silver Awards of Distinction at its 14th annual Communicator Awards ceremony.
June 18, 2008
Six faculty members were selected for the Office of the Provost's administrative internship program.
June 18, 2008
Five Ball State students have earned national scholarships to pursue educational opportunities related to their fields of study.
June 12, 2008
Ball State has approved five new charter schools in Fort Wayne, Indianapolis, Muncie, South Bend and Bloomington. All will open in fall 2009.
June 9, 2008
Anthropology professor James M. Nyce recently was honored by Sweden for his role in assisting one of that country's institutions of higher education make the transition from being a college to a full-fledged university.
June 6, 2008
President Jo Ann M. Gora is one of three Ball State representatives making a trip to China and Korea June 6 to 27. This is President Gora's second trip to the region as Ball State's president.
June 6, 2008
Robin RufattoLong-time mathematical sciences instructor Robin Rufatto is the recipient of this year's Lawhead Award for Teaching in the University Core Curriculum.
June 6, 2008
A group of Ball State students served on a keynote panel at a national conference about the future of e-mail.
June 6, 2008
The annual Summer Chorus begins rehearsals this month and will present a concert July 15 in Sursa Hall.
June 6, 2008
Four new fellows have been selected to lead semester-long seminars during the 2008-09 academic year at the Virginia B. Ball Center for Creative Inquiry. Their immersive learning seminars will focus on sexual assault, virtual business, interdisciplinary business operations and honeybees.
June 6, 2008
The estate of a Ball State alumna has contributed more than $185,000 to fund the G. Ann Uhlir Scholarship in Physical Education.
June 6, 2008
A telecommunications graduate student has been named one of the nation's top collegiate journalists by UWire, a national college student media wire service.
June 6, 2008
An Indiana resident with Ball State ties has bequeathed approximately $28,000 to provide funding for the general needs of the Virginia B. Ball Center for Creative Inquiry.
June 3, 2008
Ball State students will spend their summer interviewing veterans of the U.S. Army's First Infantry Division to preserve the veterans' memories.
June 2, 2008
Former Cardinals star chosen to direct the university's latest immersive learning program — the Health Fellows project — that could be a first step toward a new worksite wellness minor.
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