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.
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.
August 16, 2014
Ball State University is expecting international enrollment to exceed 1,000 students for the second consecutive year.
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.
August 11, 2014
David L. Smith, professor emeritus in the Department of Telecommunications, is quoted.
August 7, 2014
Top headlines for Thursday, Aug. 7, 2014.
July 24, 2014
Dave Lindquist column about BSU alumnus Jason Whicker's Mothmen Dance Troupe still in the running for $1 million on America's Got Talent television show.
May 22, 2014
Ball State University tapped into an East Coast university for its president for for the second consecutive time.
May 21, 2014
Story focuses on study by CBER director Michael Hicks.
May 4, 2014
The board revealed Saturday night at President Jo Ann Gora's retirement celebration it has renamed the Student Recreation and Wellness Center in her honor and for her "transformative leadership," according to a news release.
April 22, 2014
Ball State graduate is featured.
March 26, 2014
CBER director MIchael Hicks is quoted.
March 4, 2014
Christina Blanch, doctoral student and instructor, is featured.
February 12, 2014
Indianapolis Star: 'Jeopardy' tourney testing smarts of Ball State senior
Student to appear on game show.
February 10, 2014
Indianapolis Star: Indiana author Cathy Day tackles life, love and the Colts
Ball State professor is interviewed.
February 10, 2014
Indianapolis Star: NCAA opposes marriage amendment but further action unlikely
Ball State is cited as one of the organizations against the amendment.
January 24, 2014
Indianapolis Star: Still thirsty? Indy's craft beer industry is growing up
Rob Mathews, assistant director at the Ball State Entrepreneurship Center, said there still is some room for craft beer-making, despite the crowded market. “It all starts with quality, no matter what their go-to market strategy is,” he said. “And they probably won’t all make it, truthfully.”
December 27, 2013
Chris Flook has me green with envy. The Ball State University telecommunications instructor spent the summer cruising all 92 Indiana counties photographing courthouses and the buildings around them.
December 27, 2013
Indianapolis Star: Pope Francis does good without abandoning past, alienating future
Jennifer Mara DeSilva, history professor, penned a guest column.
December 21, 2013
Indianapolis Star: State jobless rate drops again, to 7.3%
Ball State University economist Michael Hicks put it this way: “Santa himself” couldn’t have delivered a more important Christmas present to Hoosiers.
December 11, 2013
Indianapolis Star: Ball State economist predicts 'tough year' ahead for economy
Michael Hicks thinks 2014 will be “a pretty tough year” for the U.S. economy. The Ball State University economist and director of Center for Business and Economic Research has only a slightly rosier outlook for west-central Indiana.
December 1, 2013
Indianapolis Star: Carmel teacher tops journalism educator in country
The students (Ball State graduate) Jim Streisel teaches at Carmel High School may not become the next generation of news reporters, but with the skills learned in his media classes, they should be armed to conquer college and beyond.
November 21, 2013
Saudi, Chinese students flock to Ball State
Thanks to China and Saudi Arabia, Ball State University enrolled a record number of international students this fall.
November 1, 2013
Michael Hicks, director of the Center for Business and Economic Research at Ball State, wonders whether tight times during the recession have caused a lasting shift in consumer spending trends.