News Articles in March 2011

March 30, 2011
Smart phone use almost doubles among college students in two years.
March 28, 2011
Ball State information systems student is one of two to win a national scholarship.
March 28, 2011
The campus community is invited to review and comment on Ball State University's athletics self-study draft report for NCAA certification at www.bsu.edu/ncaastudy. The public feedback period ends April 1.
March 23, 2011
Rukmini Callimachi, West Africa correspondent with the Associated Press (AP), has won Ball State University's 2011 Eugene S. Pulliam National Journalism Writing Award for her article "Haiti-Hotel Montana."
March 23, 2011
Ball State University's student-run newspaper, the Daily News, wins 11 first-place Gold Circle Awards in national competition.
March 21, 2011
littleshop.jpgA twist of science fiction and musical theatrics will bring the popular Broadway show “Little Shop of Horrors” to life on the University Theatre stage. The musical known for songs “Skid Row (Downtown)” and “Somewhere That’s Green” opens March 31 at 7:30 p.m.
March 21, 2011
kennedy2.jpgChristopher and Justin Swader will showcase their design skills in the upcoming national Kennedy Center American College Theater Festival April 18-23. This is the seventh year in a row that Ball State’s Department of Theatre and Dance will send some of its best student talent to the competition.
March 17, 2011
Almost six years to the day after introducing 25 Inauguration Scholars during ceremonies in the Indiana Statehouse, President Jo Ann M. Gora returned to the capitol on March 17 to announce 55 Bold Celebration Scholars, among the first beneficiaries of the $200 million Ball State Bold capital campaign approaching its conclusion in June.
March 16, 2011
museumsurface.jpgA group of Ball State students has spent the past year creating a touch-based interactive portal that will allow users to browse and learn more about archived artwork at Ball State’s Museum of Art.
March 15, 2011
Sports Link students will enrich their immersive learning experience by serving as online producers and social analysts for the NCAA’s March Madness on Demand.
March 15, 2011
Journalist J. Carl Ganter will speak about the global water crisis at the 2011 Bracken Environmental Lecture Series.
March 15, 2011
Former Negro Leagues standouts from Indiana are being interviewed by Ball State students as part of an immersive learning project through the Virginia Ball Center.
March 14, 2011
A former executive director for development at Ball State, T.W. Hudson Akin, returns to become vice president for university advancement.
March 4, 2011
Burberry CEO and Ball State alum Angela Ahrendts to speak March 16
March 3, 2011
Scholarship created by anonymous alumnus in honor of retired Ball State professor.
March 2, 2011
Indianapolis art collector, philanthropist and longtime friend of Ball State Marilyn K. Glick will be awarded an honorary doctorate of arts during the university's spring graduation exercises in May. In September 2010, Ball State dedicated one of its newest buildings, the Glick Center for Glass, also in her honor.
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