October 24, 2014
Charles W. Brown PlanetariumWith state-of-art technology and a 52-foot-diameter dome, the new Charles W. Brown Planetarium is already getting attention, hosting close 200 people in the last week of October for the Great Lakes Planetarium Association.
October 22, 2014
Ball State participates in Chevy Clean Energy Efficiency Campaign. It is one of 12 colleges and universities to take part in Chevrolet’s efforts to reduce carbon emissions.
October 22, 2014
The Healing WallIn his documentary “The Healing Wall,” Ball State graduate student Christopher Kosinski explores the behind-the-scenes deals Vietnam Veterans Memorial organizers had to broker to bring the artist’s vision to fruition.
October 15, 2014
Ball State researchers are developing a compound that may eventually lead to a drug therapy to battle a superbug.
October 14, 2014
"The Circus in Winter" premieres Oct. 23 and runs through Nov. 16 at the Chester, Conn.-based Norma Terris Theatre, home theater of Goodspeed Musicals."The Circus in Winter" premieres Oct. 23 and runs through Nov. 16 at the Chester, Conn.-based Norma Terris Theatre, home theater of Goodspeed Musicals, which has launched some of the world's most famous musicals, including "Annie," "Shenandoah" and "Man of La Mancha." Inspired by a novel of the same name by Ball State English professor Cathy Day, the musical was first created by Ball State students and staged as a university production in 2011.
October 14, 2014
"The Crucible" main characters Abigail Williams and farmer John Proctor"The Crucible," a clever and chilling parable about a town controlled by the power of persecution and false accusations, will open at 7:30 p.m. Oct. 24 in University Theatre.
October 10, 2014
Ball State University will lower its flags Oct. 12 (Sunday) in honor of the National Fallen Firefighters Memorial Service.
October 10, 2014
Ball State’s Board of Trustees approved an updated health care plan, endorsed the academic master plan and voted to name the Cindy and Randy Pond Star Theater and First Merchants Ballpark Complex.
October 8, 2014
Ball State University has chosen a seasoned search committee to find a new athletic director and has named an interim AD.
October 8, 2014
Earl Williams, first director of Emens AuditoriumThe Ball State community is saddened by the passing of Earl Williams, who for 25 years served as the first director of Emens Auditorium. An advocate for the arts in east central Indiana, Williams died Oct. 5 at age 85.
October 7, 2014
Severe weatherA new study finds that one in 10 Americans may be so scared of severe weather that they suffer sleeplessness or anxiety.
October 6, 2014
College Choice names Ball State’s online education program one of the top 50 in the nation.
October 6, 2014
The inaugural Union City Arts Festival will take place Oct. 10-12.The inaugural Union City Arts Festival will take place Oct. 10-12, celebrating the visual, performing and culinary arts of east central Indiana with the aim of attracting emerging artists to the area. It is the result of an immersive learning partnership between Ball State students and officials in Union City, located about an hour away from the university.
October 2, 2014
A Grammy Award-winning violinist is among the internationally acclaimed musical artists headlining Ball State's 2014-15 annual Arts Alive concert series.