May 4, 2016
WRTV-6: Ball State students work on special design project
Story notes fashion and design students at Ball State University worked on a special project this semester. They made raincoats for people from Hillcroft Services in Muncie who need wheelchairs to get around. Note: The Star Press and WTHR-13 also posted stories on the project.
February 2, 2016
WRTV-6: Study finds number of blizzards has doubled in recent years
Story notes research by Jill Coleman, a geography professor
October 23, 2015
WRTV-6: Professor explains floating city in China
Story quotes Jill Coleman, a Ball state geography professor.
September 17, 2015
WRTV-6: Campaigns using social media to reach voters
Story quotes Brandon Waite, a political science professor, and several Ball State students.
April 22, 2015
WRTV-6: Farming the skyline: Urban farms continue to thrive in Indianapolis
Story quotes Ball State visiting professor Lucas Brown.
November 13, 2014
WRTV-6: Professor: Winter weather can cause phobia
Jill Coleman, geography professor, is featured.
September 15, 2014
WRTV-6: Ball State educators target autism in college
Story features upcoming Ball State conference.
Note: Associated Press distributed this story to media outlets across the state and nation, including the San Francisco (Calif.) Chronicle, Sacramento (Calif.) Bee and WISH-TV (Indianapolis).
July 9, 2014
WRTV-6: 7-year-old Muncie boy fights violence with book
Story quotes Ball State student.
February 19, 2014
WRTV-6: Ball State study: Nurses need help fighting date violence
Ball State study looks into education issue.
Note: Associated Press distributed this story. WTHR-13 also posted this story.
February 14, 2013
Study: Traditional dating thing of past as 20-somethings focus on career, independence
A study out of Ball State University found that traditional dating has practically disappeared while young people focus on building careers over families.Professor Scott Hall, a family studies expert from BSU, said research shows people are more focused on independence than settling down.
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