June 5, 2018
Ball State University is teaming up with Turner Classic Movies to offer a free online class on the history of Hollywood musicals. The class Mad About Musicals runs through the month of June and will be taught by Professor Vanessa Ament.
June 4, 2018
A Ball State University telecommunications professor will this week appear on Turner Classic Movies
February 5, 2018
Story notes five Ball State University students are headed to South Korea to be part of an international media contingent. Two students explain how they’ll cover the 2018 Olympic Winter Games. Note: Placement is due to a story idea developed and distributed by UMC’s media team.
December 12, 2017
Story quotes Dennis Trinkle, director of the Center for Information and Communication Sciences at Ball State University. Note: Placement is due to a story idea developed and distributed by UMC's media team.
October 26, 2017
Story quotes Dom Caristi, a telecommunications professor.
October 18, 2016
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
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
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
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
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
Story quotes Mark Massé, a journalism professor.
August 13, 2015
John Strauss, journalism instructor, pens a guest column.
July 16, 2015
Story quotes Jonathan Huer, Ball State’s director of emerging technologies and media development.
June 9, 2015
WBBA interviews Jonathan Huer on FCC issue.
May 18, 2015
Barry Umansky, telecommunications professor, pens a guest column on why Congress should act quickly on net neutrality.
May 13, 2015
USA TODAY: A Ball State student reviews her trip to Cuba
April 26, 2015
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
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
Chris Flook, a telecommunications instructor, pens a guest column. Note: The Fort Wayne Journal-Gazette also posted this column.
April 15, 2015
Story quotes Jonathan Blake Huer, director of emerging technologies and media development.
April 10, 2015
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
Chris Flook, a telecommunications professor, pens a guest column.
April 7, 2015
Story features students from Ball State's Sports Link.
April 2, 2015
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.