News Articles in May 2011

May 24, 2011
dinnertheater.jpgAudience members will delight with a catered meal and the 2011 Downtown Dinner Theatre production, “A Grand Night for Singing” as performed by Ball State’s Department of Theatre and Dance.
May 21, 2011
Ball State University will hold a public hearing concerning its proposed tuition and mandatory fee rate increases on Tuesday, May 31, 2011, at 11 a.m. in the Forum Room of the L.A. Pittenger Student Center.
May 20, 2011
indyprincesses180.jpgSeven Ball State students are participating in the 2011 500 Festival Princess Program as part of the festivities leading up to "Greatest Spectacle in Racing." As princesses, the students act as goodwill ambassadors for communities statewide, volunteering for schools and other nonprofit organizations.
May 16, 2011
Ball State estimates that the Memphis area could suffer $753 million in damage due to severe flooding.
May 11, 2011
New signs designed by Ball State students for the Fort Wayne Children's Zoo's Australia Adventure exhibit are the latest result from a series of immersive learning collaborations between the university and the zoo.
May 10, 2011
Historical and cultural sites in southern Indiana are showcased in videos produced by immersive learning students for the 2011 Indiana 500 Tour.
May 9, 2011
video_180.jpgShowcasing many of Indiana's attractive vacation destinations is part of a major effort to boost tourism in the state getting an assist from Ball State immersive learning students.
May 6, 2011
Ball State's Board of Trustees hears tuition restructuring proposal, renews employee health care plans and approves Museum of Art expansion.
May 6, 2011
Other student academic achievements in 2011
May 5, 2011
Ball State University will begin a traffic/pedestrian safety improvement project on May 9 at McKinley and Riverside avenues, encompassing the Scramble Light. Improvements will extend about 150 feet to the north, east and west and will reach to University Avenue to the south. The project will be completed by Aug. 6.
May 5, 2011
The Virginia Ball Center announces the 2011-12 immersive learning courses available to students.
May 4, 2011
abby.jpgAbigail Shemoel, '11, is named a national finalist for the Frederick Law Olmsted Scholarship presented annually by the Landscape Architecture Foundation. She becomes one of just two undergraduate students in history to earn the honor. Earlier in the year, she was named one of Ball State's first two finalists for a prestigious Rhodes Scholarship.
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