Immersive Learning

September 18, 2014
Source: Bustle
Content provided by Ball State at the State Fair.
Note: Several entertainment-oriented web sites have posted this video, which has 47,000 views so far.
September 17, 2014
A joint effort by a Ball State immersive learning class led by Bryan Byers, a criminal justice professor, and Building Better Communities, helped the agency win the award.
September 16, 2014
Source: Viral Nova
Video content created by Ball State at the State Fair, a immersive learning experience.
Note: This story was posted by several information and entertainment sites.
September 12, 2014
Immersive learning project is featured.
September 1, 2014
Source: WTHR-13
Ball State immersive learning class produces a new documentary on the Ball brothers.
Note: Associated Press distributed the story to media outlets across the state and nation, including the Houston Chronicle, Washington Times and San Francisco Chronicle.
July 4, 2014
Ball State immersive learning project is featured.
Note: Kentucky Press Service distributed this story to media outlets across Kentucky. Associated Press distributed the story nationally.
April 25, 2014
Source: WXIN TV
Story features Ball State immersive learning experience.
Note: Story ran multiple times.
April 13, 2014
Source: Star Press
Ball State students are hosted by Ball State.
March 27, 2014
Source: Ag Wired
Documentary produced by Ball State immersive learning class is featured.
March 11, 2014
Indianapolis Monthly: Ball State Students Visit Vonnegut's Slaughterhouse Site on Germany Trip
Story looks at how Ball State University students and faculty brought the Hoosier writer back to Dresden for the 69th anniversary of the bombing that inspired Slaughterhouse-Five.
March 4, 2014
Deutsche Welle: U.S. students bring Kurt Vonnegut back to Dresden for firebombing anniversary
Feature story about Ball State students unveiling an interactive Kurt Vonnegut exhibit and commemorate Dresden's firebombing.
February 26, 2014
CNN: Inside Stalin's villa
BSU at the Games shot and edited this segment.
February 24, 2014
Tri-State Home Page: Tristate college student recalls trip to Sochi
Member of BSU at the Games is featured.
February 22, 2014
WISH-TV: BSU students take trip to Olympics in Russia
Source: WISH-TV
Student members of BSU at the Games are interviewed.
February 22, 2014
WTHR-13: American Pride: The young Olympic revolution
Source: WTHR-13
Content provided by BSU at the Games.
February 20, 2014
NBC Olympics: Content provided by BSU at the Games
Source: NBC Olympics
Unlike most Olympic athletes who train their entire life to represent their country competing against the world’s top athletes, bobsledders start a little later in life. Most athletes are recruited for their speed and strength.
February 20, 2014
USA Today: Finding owners are last chance for Sochi's cats and dogs
A silver-haired man smiled as he scratched the head of a restless puppy. A mother and her son admired two mutts, snuggled in a brown wicker basket. No one could shuffle past the group of dogs without stopping.
February 18, 2014
CBS News: An assignment of Olympic proportions
Note: This story was distributed to CBS News affiliates across the country.
February 17, 2014
WTHR-13: BSU students get assignment of a lifetime in Sochi
Source: WTHR-13
Note: This story also was distributed to NBC affiliates throughout the nation, including WFIE-TV (Evansville) and WAVE-TV (Louisville, Ky.).
February 14, 2014
Chicago Tribune: New venues set the stage in Sochi
Graphic created by BSU at the Games.
February 12, 2014
Deutsche Welle: US students bring Kurt Vonnegut back to Dresden for firebombing anniversary
Story focuses on Ball State students visiting Vonnegut building.
February 11, 2014
Indiana's News Center: Ball State Students Capture Candid Photos Of Life In Sochi During Olympics
Students from Ball State University have made the trip to Sochi to cover the Olympics in a unique immersive learning project.
February 10, 2014
WTHR-13: Why do athletes bite their medals?
Source: WTHR-13
Story written by member of BSU at the Games.
Note: Anchors refer to BSU at the Games website throughout the newscasts.
February 7, 2014
NBC Olympics: Twin magic
Source: NBC Olympics
Story written by member of BSU at the Games.
December 10, 2013
Current in Carmel: 'Circus' a wonderful Indiana experience
Carmel Theatre-goers will be in for a treat when Actor’s Theatre of Indiana presents an exclusive engagement of “The Circus in Winter.” The musical is based on a novel by Indiana novelist Cathy Day that details the history of a traveling circus that wintered in Peru, Ind. The script was crafted by 14 students in theatre and dance professor Beth Turcotte’s immersive learning class at Ball State University.
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