October 18, 2016
Muncie Journal: BSU public relations students organize national PRSSA conference
Story notes Public relations students Hannah Riffle and Katie Ronzio helping to organize the Public Relations Student Society of America's 2016 National Conference Oct. 21-25 in Indianapolis. Note: This story is a direct placement (copy and paste) of work done by the DSC media strategy and photo teams.
September 19, 2016
Indiana Public Radio: Indiana Bicentennial Torch Relay blazes through southern Indiana
Story features Chris Flook, a Ball State telecommunications lecturer who is leading a group of students as they track the torch across the state. Note: Network Indiana distributed this story statewide to its affiliates.
August 3, 2016
nside Indiana Business: Indiana Students Reporting in Rio
Story notes as preliminary events get underway for the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio, several Indiana students are taking part in coverage of the event. Dozens of students from Ball State University and IUPUI will provide digital media coverage of the global event over the next two weeks.
July 27, 2016
Lafayette native takes on Rio Olympics
Story about Lafayette native and Class of 2016 grad Suzanne Sheetz and the other students and faculty who are part of this year’s Ball State at the Games crew.
July 22, 2016
Showcasing Indiana
Chosen by Ball State and the Indiana Office of Tourism Development, senior Sadie Lebo will be taking the reins and leading a team of photographers across the entire state of Indiana for nearly six weeks, following the bicentennial torch from county to county and documenting its varied travels.
August 27, 2015
Anderson Herald-Bulletin: Ball State professor's research shows danger of reporting
Story quotes Mark Massé, a journalism professor.
August 13, 2015
Times of Northwest Indiana: Tomorrow’s radio might be in your smartphone
John Strauss, journalism instructor, pens a guest column.
July 16, 2015
Indiana Public Media: Adapting to an economy In flux
Story quotes Jonathan Huer, Ball State’s director of emerging technologies and media development.
June 9, 2015
WBBA: FCC to vote on subsidies for broadband service
Source: WBAA-AM/FM
WBBA interviews Jonathan Huer on FCC issue.
May 18, 2015
Times Northwest Indiana: Congress should act on net neutrality
Barry Umansky, telecommunications professor, pens a guest column on why Congress should act quickly on net neutrality.
May 13, 2015
USA Today: Cuba—far more than cars and cigars
USA TODAY: A Ball State student reviews her trip to Cuba
April 26, 2015
Star Press: ICE League documentary has premiere Monday
Source: Star Press
Story notes that Members of Ball State Sports Link – a student sports media program at Ball State – thought shooting this new basketball league that prioritizes academics would be a great project, but they had no idea it'd turn into what supervisor Chris Taylor called "a game-changer."
April 24, 2015
Inside Indiana Business: Students craft video game for fun education
A new smartphone game created by Ball State students aims to turn the science and engineering problems of International Space Station astronauts into a learning experience. Story includes an audio interview with Paul Gestwicki, a computer science 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.
April 15, 2015
Campus Technology: Replacement versus transformation: Tips for taking a printed work digital
Story quotes Jonathan Blake Huer, director of emerging technologies and media development.
April 10, 2015
WISH-TV: 'The Facing Project' spreads internationally
Source: WISH-TV
Story notes that 14 students are part of the Ingelhart Scholars program in Ball State’s journalism department. They’ve spent the year working on the Facing Depression project – a project that’s more than a class assignment. It’s become a part of their lives.
April 9, 2015
Star Press: Indiana's small towns still matter
Source: Star Press
Chris Flook, a telecommunications professor, pens a guest column.
April 7, 2015
Sports Video Group: Live from Final Four: NCAA taking fan engagement to next level with social hub
Story features students from Ball State's Sports Link.
April 2, 2015
Inside Indiana Business: Students assisting in Final Four coverage
Story notes that students in Ball State's immersive digital sports production program are gaining real-world experience during the Final Four. Sports Link will assist the NCAA with social media coverage during the Indianapolis event.
Note: WRTV-6 and WFFT-TV also posted a story on the project.
March 31, 2015
Sports Video Group: Content Creators Connect, Educate at SVG College: Indiana
Story notes the event included a series of informative panels and an in-depth tour of Ball State’s media and communications facility.
March 25, 2015
Los Angeles Times: Herbalife unveils massive public relations blitz in response to critics
Story quotes Dom Caristi, a telecommunications professor.
March 24, 2015
Indiana Chamber of Commerce: Ball State communications program gets even better with studio upgrade
Story notes that Ball State students are producing a wide range of programing in the newly opened Video News Studio, the final piece of the $4 million Unified Media Lab (UML).
March 16, 2015
Barron's: A phone for kids, Sensors for basketball, printing bodies lead future innovation at SXSW
Source: Barron's
Story notes that South by Southwest conference’s “Accelerator” was hosted by Brad King, an assistant journalism professor at Ball State.
March 5, 2015
MLB.com: Ball State students at Twins' ST
Source: MLB.com
Story focuses on the telecommunication's students reporting on pro baseball's annual spring training.
February 23, 2015
USA Today College: Six kinds of spring breaks you can take this year
Serria Thomas, a senior at Ball State, writes a guest column.