Ball State In The News

Following is a list of recent, noteworthy mentions of Ball State in the national, regional, and Indiana media. Where possible, the appropriate links are provided. However, we cannot assure that all links will remain active for the duration of this listing. (Some sites may also require free registration or request demographic data before providing the information.)

October 1, 2014
Story reviews how a team of Ball State geologists are studying water problems in Nepal. Note: We pitched this to Associated Press, who distributed this story across the state and nation, including the San Francisco Chronicle.
October 1, 2014
Dom Caristi, a telecommunications professor, is quoted. This was our pitch to The Star.
Note: WISH-TV also cited Caristi's opinion on the FCC ruling.
Topic: CCIM
September 30, 2014
Cecil Bohanon, an economics professor, pens a guest column.
Note: The Indiana Police Review will distribute this column to newspapers throughout the state this week.
September 29, 2014
Students from a Ball State immersive learning experience helped write grants for the project.
Note: The story originated with The Star Press. Associated Press distributed it across the state and nation to media outlets, including the Beaumont (Texas) Enterprise.
September 29, 2014
Nicole Etcheson, a history professor, writes a blog about the U.S. Civil War.
September 28, 2014
Deborah Davis, a public relations professor, pens a guest column.
Topic: CCIM
September 28, 2014
Dave Pearson, an exercise science professor, is quoted.
September 24, 2014
Research by Tim Carter, a biology professor, is featured.
Note: This editorial was originally posted by The Star-Press and then shared nationally by the Gannett News Service to several media outlets, including the Reno (Nev.) Gazette Journal.
September 24, 2014
Ball State student is featured.
September 22, 2014
Ball State has named Julie Halbig Vice President for Government Relations. Halbig most recently served as government relations specialist at the law firm Taft, Stettinius & Hollister LLP in Indianapolis.​
Note: Times of Northwest Indiana also posted this story.
September 19, 2014
The story features Sutton Foster, who has received an honorary doctorate from Ball State where she also is on faculty as a teacher in the Department of Theatre and Dance.
Topic: Fine Arts
September 19, 2014
Jill Coleman, a Ball State geography professor, coauthors a study.
September 19, 2014
Deborah Davis, a public relations professor, pens a guest column.
Topic: CCIM
September 19, 2014
Source: Star Press
John Fillwalk, director of Ball State University's Idea Lab, is among several people quoted.
Topic: CCIM
September 19, 2014
Source: Star Press
Paige Rawl, a Ball State student, is profiled.
September 19, 2014
Source: Star Press
Ball State students are featured.
Note: WRTV-6 also reported on this event.
Topic: CAP
September 18, 2014
Source: Bustle
Content provided by Ball State at the State Fair.
Note: Several entertainment-oriented web sites have posted this video, which has 47,000 views so far.
September 18, 2014
Cecil Bohanon, economics professor, pens a guest column.
September 18, 2014
Source: Star Press
Deborah Davis, a public relations professor, pens a guest column.
Topic: CCIM
September 17, 2014
CBER director Michael Hicks is quoted.
Topic: Economy
September 17, 2014
Source: Tennessean
Amber Haroldson, an assistant professor and registered dietitian, is quoted.
September 17, 2014
Chris Flook, a telecommunications instructor, is featured as part of a story about a new student-produced film on the Ball brothers.
Note: Associated Press distributed this story to media outlets across the state and nation, including the San Francisco (Calif.) Chronicle, Houston (Texas) Chronicle, Miami (Fla.) Herald and Greenfield (Ind.) Daily Reporter.
Topic: CCIM
September 17, 2014
A joint effort by a Ball State immersive learning class led by Bryan Byers, a criminal justice professor, and Building Better Communities, helped the agency win the award.
September 16, 2014
Source: Star Press
Chris Flook, a telecommunications professor who led the immersive learning experience, is quoted.
Topic: CCIM
September 16, 2014
Source: Viral Nova
Video content created by Ball State at the State Fair, a immersive learning experience.
Note: This story was posted by several information and entertainment sites.
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