June 18, 2017
Story features an interview with Ball State’s Lynn Bielski, an audiology professor, who urged people to take precautions this summer because ”one loud exposure to noise can cause permanent hearing damage.” Note: NBC News distributed this story to about 150 affiliates over the weekend. Placements are due to a story idea developed and distributed by UMC’s media team.
August 11, 2013
BSU Installs Jumbo Trons In Sports Arena
Ball State fans will soon get an up close look at football, basketball and volleyball games. The Muncie Star Press reports that the university is installing high-definition jumbo screens in both Scheumann Stadium and Worthen Arena. University officials say the fan experience will be enhanced as there will be roving cameras, crowd shots, and fan participation featured on the screens. To finance them though, ticket prices will be raised by a dollar.