September 25, 2015
Longtime broadcaster and community activist Al Rent will oversee public broadcasting operations at Ball State.
September 23, 2015
Trustees approve the creation of a College of Health and support the renovation of Emens Auditorium as a campus-community collaboration.
September 8, 2015
Ball State University’s total student enrollment increases 2.6 percent for fall 2015.
August 31, 2015
President Paul W. Ferguson has announced the awarding of 16 Academic Excellence Grants representing approximately $4.2 million in funding for new initiatives in The Centennial Commitment (18 by ’18).
August 24, 2015
Ball State University's newly renovated Botsford/Swinford Halls in Johnson Complex opened this fall, housing about 600 students in Ball State's Emerging Media and Communications Living-Learning Communities. The six-story, $35.7-million structure is home to the latest in sustainable design features catering to today's eco-conscious millennials.
August 21, 2015
With deep admiration and appreciation, and a call to faculty and staff to continue raising the bar on scholarship and mentoring, President Paul W. Ferguson opened the new academic year with the annual fall convocation.
August 19, 2015
The Ball State arboretum became nationally accredited, joining an elite field across the U.S.
August 18, 2015
Ball State University receives more than half a million dollars in restitution from the sale of convicted criminal’s assets.
July 28, 2015
This month a group of 24 students from across Iraq have converged on Ball State’s campus as part of an educational exchange program hosted by the university’s Center for International Development (CID).
July 17, 2015
Trustees approve a new $62.5 million health professions building project and issuance of a bond for funding its construction.
July 15, 2015
Ball State leads the state in improvement of on-time graduation rates, says ICHE report.
June 25, 2015
Ball State Foundation explores divestment strategy, balancing investment responsibilities with ongoing sustainability efforts.
June 5, 2015
Ball State limits increases for tuition and fees while raising financial aid to students.
May 1, 2015
Trustees express appreciation for increased state funding and approve a policy that enhances faculty accountability.
April 27, 2015
John Schnatter, founder and CEO of Papa John’s Pizza and a 1983 Ball State alumnus, will speak at commencement and receive an honorary doctor of laws degree.
March 5, 2015
A resolution authored by State Rep. Sue Errington celebrates 25th anniversary of Ball State’s two-year residential high school for gifted students, the Indiana Academy of Science, Mathematics and Humanities.
March 3, 2015
Governor Mike Pence is directing flags at state facilities statewide to be flown at half-staff in honor of Notre Dame’s Father Theodore Hesburgh.
February 10, 2015
Allen G. Williams has been named the new associate director of public safety and assistant chief of police for the Ball State University Police Department, effective March 2. Williams replaces James Duckham, who was promoted to UPD chief of police in January.
February 6, 2015
Ball State’s Board of Trustees unanimously support President Paul W. Ferguson’s focused strategic plan for the university’s future.
February 6, 2015
President Ferguson envisions Ball State as the model of the most student-centered and community-engaged of the 21st century public research universities, transforming entrepreneurial learners into impactful leaders.
February 3, 2015
Bernard Hannon, associate vice president for business affairs at Ball State since 2010, has been named the university’s new VP for business affairs.
January 15, 2015
The MLK Speaker series featuring Dr. Marc Lamont Hill, set for January 20, 2015 at 7:30 p.m. in Pruis Hall has been cancelled due to a scheduling conflict.
January 8, 2015
Mark Sandy, director of athletics at Eastern Kentucky University, has been named Ball State’s new athletic director.