May 8, 2017
Story quotes Dom Caristi, a Ball State telecommunications professor. Note: Placement is due to UMC’s media team providing a source for the news organization.
February 17, 2016
WIBC-FM: BSU economist: Recession very possible
Story quotes CBER director Michael Hicks.
December 4, 2015
WIBC-FM: Nation's unemployment holds steady
Story quotes CBER director Michael Hicks.
October 27, 2015
WIBC-FM: Ball State report: there isn't actually a teacher shortage, technically
Story quotes CBER director Michael Hicks and focuses on the latest CBER study.
September 25, 2015
WIBC-FM: Ball State political scientist sizes up pope speech
September 17, 2015
WIBC-FM: Ball State economist predicts Fed won't raise rates
Story quotes CBER director Michael Hicks. Note: Network Indiana distributed this story to radio stations across the state.
August 7, 2015
WIBC-FM: Will 'The Donald' hog the debate spotlight?
Story quotes Joe Losco, a political science professor.
April 29, 2015
WIBC-FM: Hoosier criminologists speak out on Baltimore
Story quotes Bryan Byers, a criminal justice professor.
February 16, 2015
WIBC-FM: Ball State instructor says drone rules are needed
Story quotes Tim Underhill, a telecommunications instructor.
Note: Inside Indiana Business posted a similar story.
Topic: CCIM
October 7, 2014
WIBC-FM: Ball State group working to bring clean water to areas near Mt. Everest
A group from Ball State University is working to help bring clean drinking water to areas in Nepal near Mount Everest.
August 28, 2014
WIBC-FM: Ball State expert makes iPhone 6 prediction
Jonathan Huer, emerging technologies director, is quoted about the new iPhone6.
Topic: CCIM
May 16, 2014
WIBC-FM: Unemployment Rate Drops To Near Six-Year Low
CBER director Michael Hicks is quoted.
Note: Story was repeated throughout the weekend.
Topic: Economy
May 9, 2014
WIBC-FM: College grads should see welcoming job market
CBER director Michael Hicks is quoted.
Note: The state repeated this story throughout the weekend.
Topic: Economy
April 22, 2014
WIBC-FM: Ball State study shows lackluster view of tablets
Mike Hanley, journalism professor, is interviewed.
Topic: CCIM
April 4, 2014
WIBC-FM: Indiana's job market outperforming nation as a whole
CBER director Michael Hicks is quoted.
Topic: Economy
March 17, 2014
WIBC-FM: Crimea disputed for centuries
Steve Radil, geography professor, is interviewed.
March 10, 2014
WIBC-FM: Pollster: we will probably never again see a majority opposing same sex marriage
Joe Losco, political science professor, reacts to latest national poll showing majority approval.
February 19, 2014
WIBC-FM: Survey Shows Only Half of Americans Have More Savings Than Debt
CBER director Michael Hicks is quoted.
Topic: Economy
February 7, 2014
WIBC-FM: U.S. Unemployment Rate Drops to 6.6%
CBER director MIchael Hicks is interviewed.
Topic: Economy
September 9, 2013
Ball State Researcher Studying Exercise Effects on Astronauts
Ball State Researcher Studying Exercise Effects on Astronauts (Sept. 9): Dr. Scott Trappe is the Director of the Human Performance Laboratory and the John and Janet Professor of Exercise Science at Ball State. Trappe was a part of a team of researchers that developed a new exercise regiment for astronauts to do in space. He says the exercises were designed to address a variety of issues to protect all aspects of the body during prolonged space flight.
September 8, 2013
Messer Announces Creation of Congressional Leadership Academy
Sixth District Congressman Luke Messer, along with Ball State President Jo Ann Gora, announced Friday the creation of the Congressional Leadership Academy. Two students from every high school in the sixth district will be selected to participate in the event.
Note: Story ran story on air multiple times over weekend.
April 11, 2013
Ball State Economist Explains Chained CPI
Those opposed to the chained CPI say it will mean smaller increases in Social Security checks over time. Ball State Economist Mike Hicks says the chained CPI allows people to choose between similar products in places where they're cheaper. He says many economists believe the current CPI overstates inflation because it doesn't take this into account.
April 3, 2013
Study: Over Half of Indiana Smokers Tried to Quit in 2011
A new Ball State University study says more than half of all Indiana smokers have tried to quit smoking in the past year.
February 14, 2013
Scott Hall on dating rituals
We have begun to drop this cold front in racial dating is no longer with us that according to Scott Hall a family studies professor at Ball State.