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 14, 2014
Research by Jill Coleman, a geography professor, is cited.
Note: This story originated with The Indianapolis Star. Associated Press distributed across the state and nation to various media outlets, including Washington Times, Sacramento Bee and USA Today.
October 14, 2014
Source: Money News
CBER director Michael Hicks is quoted.
Topic: Economy
October 13, 2014
James Kerestes, architecture instructor, is quoted.
Topic: CAP
October 13, 2014
Editorial cites John Strauss, a journalism instructor.
Topic: CCIM
October 13, 2014
Source: PR Newswire
Fifty of the most affordable and ecologically-sound U.S. colleges are ranked in a new web article by Best Choice Schools. Ball State is ranked No. 30.
Note: PR Newswire distributed this story to news media across the nation.
October 12, 2014
Story notes that Ball State architecture students use Mounds park as design laboratory.
Topic: CAP
October 11, 2014
Source: Star Press
n a course taught by John Pichtel, professor of natural resources and environmental management, students looked at a fire scene up close.
October 11, 2014
Source: Star Press
The tailgate lawn was packed with celebrating students and fans on Saturday afternoon for homecoming weekend at Ball State University’s Scheumann Stadium. The tailgate was one of dozens of homecoming events for Ball State this weekend.
Topic: Athletics
October 10, 2014
CBER director Michael Hicks is quoted.
Topic: Economy
October 10, 2014
Source: Star Press
Note: Associated Press distributed this story across the state and nation to various media outlets, including WRTV-6 and WIBC-FM, WAVE-TV, Anderson Herald-Bulletin and Dayton Daily News. Inside Indiana Business posted a similar story.
October 9, 2014
John Strauss, a Ball State journalism instructor, is quoted.
Topic: CCIM
October 9, 2014
The story cites new research at Ball State suggests 1 in 10 Americans suffer from severe weather phobia.
Note: The Weather Bug and Cincinnati (Ohio) Enquirer also posted a story on the research by Jill Coleman, a Ball State geography professor.
October 9, 2014
Source: Star Press
Ball State's homecoming parade will take place on Saturday, October 11.
October 8, 2014
Source: AEC Cafe
The story says the pavilion is the outcome of the Digital Design Build Studio, directed by Gernot Riether and Andrew Wit, both professors at Ball State.
Topic: CAP
October 8, 2014
Nicole Etcheson, a history professor, writes a blog about the U.S. Civil War.
October 8, 2014
Source: Star Press
Story reviews how an immersive learning class worked to develop the event.
October 8, 2014
Source: WBAA-AM/FM
Kirsten Nicholson, a geology professor, is quoted.
Note: Network Indiana distributed this story statewide.
October 7, 2014
CBER director Michael Hicks is quoted.
Topic: Economy
October 7, 2014
Jill Coleman, a geography professor, is interviewed by her study on severe weather phobia.
October 7, 2014
Story says Ball State will host the 2014 Primacy of Place Conference in Indianapolis next week.
October 7, 2014
Ball State at the State Fair produced the content.
October 7, 2014
Source: WIBC FM
A group from Ball State University is working to help bring clean drinking water to areas in Nepal near Mount Everest.
October 4, 2014
Source: Arch Daily
Work by Ball State students is featured.
Topic: CAP
October 4, 2014
Source: Star Press
Feature story on Ball State graduate Blaine Bishop.
Topic: Alumni
October 4, 2014
Jill Coleman, a geography professor is interviewed.
Note: This story was distributed nationally by the Gannett News Service.
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