News Articles in August 2009

August 31, 2009
Over the last three years, Ball State has netted increases in the size and the quality of its student body.
August 28, 2009
Ball State's Arts Alive Concert Series lineup for the sixth season features performances by award-winning ensemble and individual musical artists at Sursa Performance Hall. Performers include The Academy of St. Martin in the Fields Chamber Ensemble, trumpet player Sergei Nakariakov and pianist Jonathan Biss.
August 27, 2009
Students, staff encouraged to sign up for emergency text messaging
August 21, 2009
DehorityFront.jpgDeHority reopens
August 21, 2009
Two innovative and nationally recognized programs are included in U.S. News & World Report's latest college rankings.
August 21, 2009
CandylandAfter two years of construction, the $30-million DeHority Complex project has been completed, and a ceremony scheduled at 3:30 p.m. Sept. 1 at the residence hall will mark its grand reopening.
August 20, 2009
Among the high-profile speakers set to appear at Ball State this fall are Howard Dean, former Vermont governor and chairman of the Democratic National Committee; Meghan McCain, outspoken daughter of 2008 GOP presidential nominee Sen. John McCain; Edward James Olmos, Academy Award-nominated actor and activist; and Jason Whitlock, Ball State alumnus and award-winning sportswriter for The Kansas City Star.
August 17, 2009
The Helen B. and Martin D. Schwartz Special Collections and Digital Complex was dedicated Aug. 17, and features digital facilities to encourage interactive teaching and learning.
August 14, 2009
The Grace Jackson Fund has been established with a gift of more than $73,000 from a Ball State University alumna. This support will benefit education majors at Ball State, with preference for business education majors.
August 7, 2009
A new study finds that adding more gambling operations to existing horse or dog tracks in West Virginia has created an abundance of low-paying jobs.
August 6, 2009
An economic analysis of the Indiana State Fair projects the event should attract more than 1 million visitors, up from about 859,600 last year.
August 4, 2009
Delaware County agencies, Ball State to conduct crisis simulation today
August 3, 2009
A scholarship fund totaling nearly $360,000 has been created at Ball State University in memory of alumna Carolyn E. Galloway from the estate of her mother, Evelyn Kieft Galloway.
University Marketing and Communications
Arts and Communications Building, AC 224
Ball State University
Muncie, Indiana 47306

Hours: 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. EST Monday - Friday. For after-hours calls, dial the number below and you will be directed to an on-call staff person.
Phone: 765-285-1560
Fax: 765-285-5442
View E-mail Address