News Articles in Administrative

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
Some 2,900 graduates are eligible to participate in this year's Spring Commencement ceremony on the Arts Terrace. 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
Lawmakers celebrate Indiana Academy’s 25th anniversaryA 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
State of the UniversityPresident 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.
January 7, 2015
Ball State President Paul W. Ferguson will introduce the university’s new director of intercollegiate athletics at a news conference Thursday, Jan. 8.
January 7, 2015
Kathryn Kennison, director of Ball State University’s E.B. and Bertha C. Ball Center and co-founder of the Magna cum Murder weekend for crime writing authors, fans and students, was named a 2015 Raven Award winner by the Mystery Writers of America.
January 7, 2015
Carnegie Foundation sealBall State has earned Community Engagement Classification from the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching. The university is one of 361 institutions nationwide to earn the classification, which recognizes colleges and universities that demonstrate an institution-wide commitment to public service, civic involvement and community partnerships.
January 5, 2015
To help relay official information about potential weather-related campus closures and other significant schedule changes, Ball State has developed a website to complement other communication means.
January 5, 2015
Indiana Gov. Mike Pence reappoints Rick Hall and R. Wayne Estopinal to four-year terms as Ball State University trustees.
December 10, 2014
December 9, 2014
After a national search, James A. Duckham has been selected as the director of public safety at Ball State University.
December 5, 2014
Governor Mike Pence is directing flags at state facilities statewide be flown at half-staff Sunday, December 7 in honor of Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day. Flags should be lowered at sunrise and remain at half-staff until sunset Sunday, December 7.
December 1, 2014
A new report finds more than one in 10 Indiana adolescents is a victim of dating violence, which endangers their health and well-being.
November 24, 2014
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