Alumni

March 20, 2015
Story features Ball State graduate Marlon Llewellyn.
March 1, 2015
Story cites Ball State graduate David Letterman.
February 12, 2015
Story notes that Ball State graduate Jason Whitlock’s long delayed race and sports site launches first story
January 28, 2015
Story notes that following the singing of "Take Me Out To The Ballgame," fans will be led in what is sure to be a rousing rendition of the Ball State University fight song, a nod to Letterman's alma mater.
January 10, 2015
Source: Gulf Times
Story features Qatari artist Faraj Daham, who graduated in 1988 with a master’s degree in fine arts from Ball State.
January 7, 2015
Story notes that Patrick Talty studied for his MBA at Ball State. While there, he said he learned from his work at the recreational center that he wanted to combine his love of sports and recreation with a business career.
December 27, 2014
Story notes that Tony Lewellen graduated from Ball State University in 2000 and worked in Chicago for four years at the Improv Olympics club before moving to the West Coast Note: Associated Press distributed this story nationally to various media outlets, including the San Francisco Gat.
December 11, 2014
Story notes that David Letterman, an Indianapolis native and Ball State graduate, moved to CBS after being bypassed by NBC, which gave “The Tonight Show” to Jay Leno.
Note: Associated Press distributed the story nationally to various media outlets, including the Fort Wayne Journal-Gazette.
December 8, 2014
Source: Wizard World
Story notes that after attending Bishop Chatard High School, he headed off to Ball State, where he graduated in 1982 with a bachelor’s degree in telecommunications, with a minor in theatre.
December 4, 2014
Story notes that Kate Oberreich and fellow art students got together to draw during her days at Ball State, but they didn't call it a "Monster Drawing Rally." "It was, 'Come hang out in my dorm room,' " said Oberreich, a 2005 BSU graduate who is part of the rally roster.
December 4, 2014
Story notes that Jeff Holiday, a graduate teaching assistant at Ball State, is raising money to make a short fictional film that explores how to lessen or erase the stigma surrounding mental illness and suicide — in hopes that it will "spark a conversation" and help prevent other tragedies.
December 2, 2014
Story notes that Ball State students led three public meetings in late October to hear residents' and stakeholders' visions for the future.
Note: This story originated with the Times of Northwest Indiana and Associated Press distributed it to media outlets across the nation, including the San Francisco Gate.
November 22, 2014
Story reviews "The Circus in Winter."
November 4, 2014
Source: CNBC
The story cites Apple's head of retail Angela Ahrendts, a marketing major and Ball State University alumna.
October 4, 2014
Source: Star Press
Feature story on Ball State graduate Blaine Bishop.
October 2, 2014
Story notes that in 2011 she received an honorary doctorate from Ball State where she also is on faculty as a teacher and advisor to the Department of Theatre and Dance.
August 20, 2014
Indianapolis Star: Indiana's Mothmen troupe takes shot at 'Talent' semis
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 4, 2014
Our Sports Central: Two TinCaps staff members get call up
Ball State graduate is featured.
July 29, 2014
TechPoint: New Palestine, Indiana native & BSU grad Angela Ahrendts named #2 at Apple
Source: TechPoint
On Tuesday, Angela Ahrendts was appointed senior vice president at Apple Inc. (market cap: $453 billion), reporting directly to CEO Tim Cook.
July 28, 2014
Uproxx: Everyone should know these fix facts about 'Garfield' creator Jim Davis just in time for National Lasagna Day
Source: Uproxx
Story features Ball State alum.
July 24, 2014
Indianapolis Star: Indiana competitors advance on 'Talent' and 'Dance'
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.
June 23, 2014
Entrepreneur: Success Secrets From the Entrepreneur Behind a Billion-Dollar Business Who Started Out as a Dishwasher
Source: Entreprenuer
Story focuses on Ball State graduate.
June 20, 2014
Yahoo Small Business Advisor: Papa John's Founder: 'I Am the American Dream'
Ball State graduate is featured.
May 21, 2014
Yahoo Finance: A huge overhaul may be coming to Apple's retail stores
Ball State alum Angela Ahrendts is featured.
May 19, 2014
9 to 5 Mac: Angela Ahrendts' plan for the future of Apple Retail: China emphasis, mobile payments, revamped experience
Source: 9 to 5 Mac
Story focuses on Ball State graduate.
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