Star Press

January 25, 2015
The playcall had already been made for Ball State's $20 million athletics fundraising campaign when Bill Scholl arrived on campus as athletic director in 2012.
Topic: President
January 8, 2015
Ball State officially revealed Mark Sandy will take over the Cardinals after spending the past nine years at Eastern Kentucky.
Topic: President
January 7, 2015
Germán T. Cruz, a retired associate professor of landscape architecture at Ball State, pens a guest column.
Topic: CAP
January 7, 2015
Story quotes Alice Bennett, a retired Ball State biology professor who served until Jan. 1 as president of the state ACLU board and remains a board member.
January 4, 2015
Story notes that President Ferguson announced in an email on Friday that he had accepted the resignations of Tom Taylor, vice president for enrollment, marketing and communications, and Tony Proudfoot, associate vice president for marketing and communications.
January 3, 2015
Story notes that Paul Ferguson, the new president of Ball State, and Marc Lamont Hill, a Morehouse College professor and commentator on CNN and BET, will be among the speakers during two days’ worth of events, set for Jan. 19-20.
Topic: President
January 2, 2015
Philip Coelho and James McClure, economics professors, pen a guest column.
January 1, 2015
Story notes that Ball State President Paul Ferguson will deliver his "State of the University" speech Feb. 6 to faculty and staff.
Topic: President
December 29, 2014
The story quotes Ball State history professor Nicole Etcheson.
December 21, 2014
The story quotes Tom Taylor, vice president for enrollment at the university.
December 17, 2014
Story notes that during spring, summer and fall, community corrections crews, the Muncie Sanitary District, Boy Scouts, Ball State University football players, sorority/fraternity members and other volunteers keep the site clean.
Topic: Athletics
December 16, 2014
The story quotes Jill Walls, a family and consumer sciences professor at Ball State.
December 15, 2014
Story notes that Ball State trustees have expressed concern that faculty have been slow to act on a policy to weed out professors who are "chronic low performers."
Topic: President
December 11, 2014
Story notes that James A. “Jimmy” Duckham has experience in both criminal and civil law.
December 9, 2014
Story notes that Paul Ferguson, the new president of Ball State, and Marc Lamont Hill, a Morehouse College professor and commentator on CNN and BET, will be among the speakers during the two-day event, set for Jan. 19-20.
Topic: President
December 5, 2014
Story notes that Gov. Mike Pence was the headline speaker at Thursday’s Ball State Indiana Economic Outlook, and the governor and the crowd of 300-plus had lunch in the Horizon Convention Center before speakers came to the dais. Once he stood behind the lectern, Pence gestured to the far side of the room and noted he was sitting at a table with Ball State president Paul Ferguson.
Topic: President
December 4, 2014
The story quotes Ron Kaitchuck, astronomy professor.
December 4, 2014
CBRER director Michael Hicks is quoted.
Note: Indiana Public Radio (IPR) and WLBC-FM posted similar stories.
Topic: Economy
December 2, 2014
CBER director Michael Hicks is quoted.
Topic: Economy
November 30, 2014
Story notes that new exhibit opening at Ball State University's Bracken Library will feature a vast assortment of Civil War artifacts donated by a former trustee with deep family ties to the university.
November 28, 2014
The story quotes Kathy Segrist, a Ball State gerontologist.
November 25, 2014
The story quotes Thomas Heck, chief investment officer of the Ball State Foundation.
November 24, 2014
Story quotes Kay Bales, the university's vice president for student affairs.
November 20, 2014
The story quotes Kathy Segrist, a Ball State University gerontologist.
November 16, 2014
Story notes that the McKinley Commons project is proceeding.
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