December 7, 2013
Ball State University architecture students are dreaming up second lives to recycle old airplanes. What if, they asked themselves, instead of sending retired aircrafts to graveyards to rust, they could use them to build bus stops and apartmentcomplexes and emergency relief huts?
November 29, 2013
Teenager organizes Thanksgiving meal for others at Harvest Christian Fellowship. Back n June, Natalee Jones, a freshman at Ball State University, asked God for a chance to invest in something beyond herself, to learn the importance of giving to other people. As the saying goes, ask and you shall receive.
November 25, 2013
Student news agency to travel to Russia.
November 9, 2013
BSU instructor photographs every state courthouse and sees Delaware County building as a victim of 1960s architecture.
November 3, 2013
Muncie's Reel History: Emens Auditorium was a project made possible 50 years ago by Ball State University and the City of Muncie. Since then, the community has enjoyed entertainment from around the globe.
October 18, 2013
Our lives can be viewed as a sequence of encounters, some of them remarkable and memorable. When we look back on those encounters, we find they are frequently associated with places that created, supported or enhanced the significance of those experiences.
October 15, 2013
Former CNN anchor Soledad O'Brien was at Ball State on Monday.
October 9, 2013
Williams, a graduate of Ball State University’s theater department, said it was a call from a dear friend that drew her back to community theater.
September 29, 2013
Do you want to see part of a mummy case?” tour guide Holly Waldkoetter asked a class of Burris Laboratory School fifth-graders in the sculpture courtyard at the David Owsley Museum of Art. “Yeaaahhh!” they shouted back before being led to an 1,800-year-old marble fragment of a Roman coffin.
September 24, 2013
It was a large patch of grass. The keyword here is was. An area behind the TRC Head Start building is being transformed into an outdoor learning area for little explorers, with the help of some Ball State University architecture students.
September 20, 2013
DPI director Robert Yadon penned a guest column.
April 30, 2013
Education by design for Ball State students
Ball State creates student-run interior design firm partnership.
April 30, 2013
Gora thanks legislators for BSU budget
It includes a 2.8 percent increase plus $33.1 million to finish geothermal project.
April 10, 2013
New BSU coach makes good first impression
James Whitford wrapped up his media interviews, and as he sat in the Ball State locker room Wednesday for a brief break before he rushed off to his next public speaking engagement, he took a moment to let what just unfolded sink in.
Ball State introduced the 41-year-old Whitford as its men’s basketball head coach in the Alumni Lounge at Worthen Arena roughly 45 minutes earlier, and his press conference generated a buzz as a lively crowd hung on his every word.
February 27, 2013
PVE kindergartners go to work
Story and video. Pleasant View Elementary school kindergarten students teaming up with Ball State University students to build a school bus pencil holder at the Applied Technology Building as part of a program to show how raw materials are converted into consumer products. Includes a video report on the program.
February 12, 2013
Southside neighborhoods ready to welcome BSU students
Beginning this month, BSU students enrolled in Steve Radil’s immersive learning geography class, will work with neighborhood associations in seven neighborhoods — Anthony, West Briar, Industry, South Central, Forest Park, Old West End and Morningside — to assess their strengths and weaknesses, known as a "mental mapping."
November 19, 2012
Ball State students' work wins awards
For the second year in a row, a project located in Haiti and executed by a class of Ball State architecture and landscape architecture students has been recognized in the 2012 Honor Awards Program sponsored by the American Institute of Architecture Students (AIAS). In addition, four students from the same class earned a third-place award in the 2012 (New) Concrete Unit Design Competition sponsored by the National Concrete Masonry Association (NCMA) and funded through the Indiana Concrete Masonry Association (ICMA).
November 19, 2012
BSU wins workplace wellness award
Ball State University recently earned kudos for its employee wellness program, which encourages staffers to walk, stop smoking and even take advantage of one-on-one health coaching. The American Heart Association recognized BSU as a Gold Level Fit-Friendly Worksite thanks to the university’s Working Well program.