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.)

August 27, 2014
Journalism professor Mark Masse' is quoted.
Topic: CCIM
August 26, 2014
Source: WTHR-13
Petra Zimmermann, geography professor, is interviewed.
Note: Story ran multiple times.
August 24, 2014
Source: Detroit News
Journalism professor Mark Masse' pens a guest column.
Topic: CCIM
August 22, 2014
Source: WBAA-AM/FM
Tim Carter, biology, is quoted.
August 21, 2014
Source: Businessweek
If you could find the video of James Foley’s beheading, would you watch it? Mark Masse, journalism professor, is quoted.
Topic: CCIM
August 21, 2014
Tim Carter, biology professor, is interviewed.
Note: Story ran multiple times and was distributed statewide via Network Indiana.
August 21, 2014
Journalism professor Mark Masse' pens a guest column.
Topic: CCIM
August 21, 2014
Foley, a 40-year-old freelance photographer who was embedded with the Indiana soldiers in Iraq in 2008, was beheaded by Islamic State militants in a video posted online Tuesday. In the video, a black-clad man said the execution was a revenge killing for U.S. airstrikes in Iraq.
Topic: CCIM
August 21, 2014
Amber Haroldson, a family and consumer sciences professor and registered dietitian at Ball State, is quoted.
August 20, 2014
Led by Elkhart native and Ball State University alum Jason Whicker, Mothmen competed during a quarterfinal round broadcast live from New York's Radio City Music Hall.
Topic: Alumni
August 19, 2014
CBER director Michael Hicks is quoted.
Topic: Economy
August 19, 2014
CBER director Michael Hicks is quoted.
Topic: Economy
August 19, 2014
Dan Boylan, finance instructor, pens a guest column.
August 16, 2014
Ball State University is expecting international enrollment to exceed 1,000 students for the second consecutive year.
Topic: Rankings
August 16, 2014
Ball State University President Paul Ferguson abandoned the traditional "State of the University" speech when he faced hundreds of faculty from the stage at Emens Auditorium on Friday, saying he hasn't been on the job long enough (two weeks).
Note: Associated Press distributed this story to media outlets across the country, including Houston Chronicle, Danbury (Ct.) Post and Reading (Penn.) Eagle.
Topic: President
August 16, 2014
Content provided by BSU at the State Fair.
Note: This story was distributed nationally to media outlets by several news services.
Topic: CCIM
August 15, 2014
At 61, Ferguson is starting his first school year leading the public college of about 21,000 undergraduate and graduate students in Muncie, northwest of Indianapolis.
Topic: President
August 15, 2014
Cathy Day, English professor, pens a guest column.
August 14, 2014
Work by two Ball State architecture students is featured.
Topic: CAP
August 14, 2014
Source: Star Press
BSU Parents say bye to students after move-in weekend.
August 13, 2014
Source: Examiner
Story features Dancer/singer/actor Alexa “Allie” Dietz, of Zionsville, Ind.
Topic: Fine Arts
August 13, 2014
Content created by Ball State at the State Fair.
Note: ABC's Good Morning America showed a 15-second segment of the video this morning (Aug. 14).
Topic: CCIM
August 12, 2014
Source: Star Press
Wes Gehring, telecommunications professor, is quoted.
Topic: CCIM
August 12, 2014
Source: U.S. News
Ball State study on student media consumption is featured.
Topic: CCIM
August 11, 2014
CBER's manufacturing and logistics report is featured.
Topic: Economy
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