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March 23, 2015
Story discusses football team's future schedules.
Note: Various media outlets across the nation posted similar stories.
Topic: Athletics
March 14, 2015
Story profiles Mark Sandy, Ball State's new athletics director.
March 12, 2015
Story notes that the chairman of the Indiana Senate Appropriations Committee says it’s “almost mandatory” that the Legislature fund construction of new science and health professions facilities at Ball State.
Topic: President
March 8, 2015
Story notes that the Mounds Lake reservoir proposal has come under fire in a new set of critiques released in recent days by Ball State University experts in urban planning, biology, anthropology, archeology, geology and economics.
Note: Inside Indiana Business posted a similar story.
February 22, 2015
Story notes events at Ball State.
Note: WTHR-13 also reported on the dance marathon.
February 21, 2015
Story features Burris administrator.
February 18, 2015
Story quotes Ball State faculty member Timothy Berg.
February 8, 2015
Story quotes Philip Repp, vice president of information technology.
February 6, 2015
Story reviews President Ferguson's state of the university address.
Note: Associated Press distributed this story to media in the Midwest, including the Chicago Tribune, WANE-TV and WTHR-13.
Topic: President
February 4, 2015
Story focuses on speakers for the Excellence in Leadership series.
Note: WTHR-13 and NASH-FM also reported this story.
Topic: Speakers
February 3, 2015
Story notes that Bernard Hannon, associate vice president for business affairs and assistant treasurer at Ball State since 2010, will serve as the university’s next vice president for business affairs and treasurer at a salary of $270,000.
Note: Inside Indiana Business also reported this story.
Topic: President
January 28, 2015
Story features an immersive learning project led by Ron Morris, a history professor.
January 25, 2015
The playcall had already been made for Ball State's $20 million athletics fundraising campaign when Bill Scholl arrived on campus as athletic director in 2012.
Topic: President
January 8, 2015
Ball State officially revealed Mark Sandy will take over the Cardinals after spending the past nine years at Eastern Kentucky.
Topic: President
January 7, 2015
Germán T. Cruz, a retired associate professor of landscape architecture at Ball State, pens a guest column.
Topic: CAP
January 7, 2015
Story quotes Alice Bennett, a retired Ball State biology professor who served until Jan. 1 as president of the state ACLU board and remains a board member.
January 4, 2015
Story notes that President Ferguson announced in an email on Friday that he had accepted the resignations of Tom Taylor, vice president for enrollment, marketing and communications, and Tony Proudfoot, associate vice president for marketing and communications.
January 3, 2015
Story notes that Paul Ferguson, the new president of Ball State, and Marc Lamont Hill, a Morehouse College professor and commentator on CNN and BET, will be among the speakers during two days’ worth of events, set for Jan. 19-20.
Topic: President
January 2, 2015
Philip Coelho and James McClure, economics professors, pen a guest column.
January 1, 2015
Story notes that Ball State President Paul Ferguson will deliver his "State of the University" speech Feb. 6 to faculty and staff.
Topic: President
December 29, 2014
The story quotes Ball State history professor Nicole Etcheson.
December 21, 2014
The story quotes Tom Taylor, vice president for enrollment at the university.
December 17, 2014
Story notes that during spring, summer and fall, community corrections crews, the Muncie Sanitary District, Boy Scouts, Ball State University football players, sorority/fraternity members and other volunteers keep the site clean.
Topic: Athletics
December 16, 2014
The story quotes Jill Walls, a family and consumer sciences professor at Ball State.
December 15, 2014
Story notes that Ball State trustees have expressed concern that faculty have been slow to act on a policy to weed out professors who are "chronic low performers."
Topic: President
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