News Articles in October 2011

October 31, 2011
More psychiatric nursing programs need to offer training that would curb firearm suicides and homicides linked to mental illness, says a new study from Ball State.
October 19, 2011
About 50 percent of taxpayers with children benefit from the Earned Income Tax Credit.
October 13, 2011
Harry and Rosemary Wong, two of the most sought-after speakers in education, will hold a free informational seminar, “How to Be an Effective and Successful Teacher,” from 8:30 a.m. to noon Wednesday, Oct. 19, in Emens Auditorium.
October 13, 2011
twolife_180.jpgA collaborative, interdisciplinary effort by more than 65 Ball State University students has brought to life the love of two mannequins in "Two Life," a 12-minute film that's the latest creation of the university's growing animation program. The film is one of six animated shorts selected for inclusion in the 2011 Heartland Film Festival.
October 11, 2011
Ball State University’s chapter of the National Society of Collegiate Scholars (NSCS) received the Gold Star Award at the 2011 NSCS Convention in San Juan, Puerto Rico.
October 10, 2011
Ball State students will test a new system that enhances television broadcast by allowing viewers to interact with programming via their tablets or mobile phones.
October 6, 2011
The newly named David Owsley Museum of Art is scheduled to undergo a major expansion, with four new galleries opening in 2013.
October 6, 2011
More than 21,000 jobs in Indiana depend on $4 billion in defense-related contracts awarded by the U.S. Department of Defense.
October 5, 2011
weidner_180.jpgBall State will create the Weidner Center for Residential Property Management, expanding its reach nationwide and providing scholarships to students, thanks to a $1 million gift from the owner of the real estate investment and management company.
October 4, 2011
Don't expect to find too many happy retailers during the upcoming holiday season.
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