July 9, 2017
Story focuses on Hollis Hughes Jr., who recently stepped down from Ball State’s Board of Trustees. Note: Placement is due to a story idea developed and distributed by UMC’s media team.
June 8, 2016
South Bend Tribune: Study: College graduates will fuel future of Indiana's advanced manufacturing
Story notes “Advanced Manufacturing in the United States: The Shift Toward Diversified Industries and an Educated Workforce,” a CBER study found that people looking for jobs in Indiana’s advanced manufacturing industry now commonly need at least a two-year associate degree, as jobs are increasingly moving off the production floor.
February 28, 2016
South Bend Tribune: Outdoors: Urban deer becoming more common
Story quotes Tim Carter, a Ball State biology professor.
April 20, 2015
South Bend Tribune: Hoosier small towns matter
Chris Flook, a telecommunications instructor, pens a guest column. Note: The Fort Wayne Journal-Gazette also posted this column.
Topic: CCIM
January 5, 2015
South Bend Tribune: Old gas station finds new life as apartment
Story notes that Ball State faculty member John Morris has taken up residence in an 84-year-old former gas station on a street corner in downtown Muncie.
Topic: Fine Arts
November 10, 2014
South Bend Tribune: Adams grad named top student journalist
Story notes that Ball State student Adam Baumgartner, a graduate of Adams High School in South Bend, on Saturday won the Excellence in Journalism Award from the Indianapolis Press Club Foundation.
July 13, 2014
South Bend Tribune: Intern learns her hometown in a different way
Ball State student pens a guest column.
Topic: CCIM
May 23, 2014
South Bend Tribune: Is STEM push misplaced?
CBER director Michael Hicks is quoted about his study.
Topic: Economy
May 17, 2014
South Bend Tribune: VIEWPOINT: Spring inspires growth, rebirth
Ball State's Richard Heupel pens a guest column.