July 9, 2018
Ball State University is taking its Centennial Celebration to communities throughout Indiana, starting in July. Throughout the 2018-19 academic year, the Ball State Centennial Celebration Roadshow will have cupcakes, giveaways, fun for families, and a community service project—assembling literacy kits for local families in partnership with local United Ways.
June 26, 2018
From the opioid epidemic to aging baby boomers, new and emerging societal challenges have created a dire need for licensed clinical social workers in Indiana and across the nation. To help meet this demand, Ball State University has created a new Master of Social Work (MSW) program
June 25, 2018
The new school board will spend two years creating a long-term plan for MCS. The first year will be dedicated to gaining community input about the future of the schools.
June 4, 2018
Ball State University will have a public forum June 12 in connection with the selection process for the new Muncie Community Schools board. The forum will be from 6 to 8 p.m. at Muncie Central High School.
May 21, 2018
Beth Goetz will join Ball State next month as the new Athletics Director.
May 16, 2018
Under a resolution passed by Ball State’s Board of Trustees, the University will begin the process of appointing a school board to manage Muncie Community Schools.
May 5, 2018
President Mearns calls on graduates to always remember the Beneficence Pledge.
May 3, 2018
Ball State’s Board of Trustees approves the construction of a $4 million Multicultural Center designed to meet the needs of an increasingly diverse campus.
May 1, 2018
The David Owsley Museum of Art will host a ticketed gala fundraiser on May 18. Tickets cost $50 per person and include cocktails, hors d’oeuvres, and live music. A free, public floral exhibition will follow May 19-20.
April 25, 2018
The Department of Theatre and Dance’s latest production, ‘Cinderella,’ will open at 7:30 p.m. on April 25 at University Theatre, with additional shows at 7:30 p.m. April 26-28 as well as 2:30 p.m. April 28.
April 20, 2018
Ball State University has selected Dr. Paaige K. Turner as the new dean of the College of Communication, Information, and Media.
April 16, 2018
Geoffrey S. Mearns, the president of Ball State University, has selected Dr. Susana Rivera-Mills to serve as the new Provost and Executive Vice President for Academic Affairs.
March 30, 2018
Ball State University’s Board of Trustees has approved construction of a new $18 million parking garage as part of a long-term plan to develop a new East Mall and make the campus friendlier to pedestrians and cyclists.
March 21, 2018
The Department of Theatre and Dance’s latest production, “A Chorus Line,” will open at 7:30 p.m. March 23 at University Theatre, with shows at 7:30 p.m. March 24-25 and 27-31 as well as 2:30 p.m. March 25 and 31.
March 15, 2018
Read the email from President Mearns to our students, faculty, staff, and alumni on March 15, 2018, regarding House Bill 1315.
March 6, 2018
On March 6, the Indiana Senate passed a bill allowing Ball State University to assume responsibility for managing Muncie Community Schools. Read the email from President Mearns to our students, faculty, staff, and alumni.
February 6, 2018
The David Owsley Museum of Art will be the sole Midwestern venue for Richard Diebenkorn: Beginnings, 1942–1955, a traveling exhibition that includes many paintings and drawings that have never before been publicly displayed. The exhibition will be at DOMA from February 1 to May 20, 2018
February 1, 2018
The Department of Theatre and Dance’s latest production, “Detroit ’67,” will open at 7:30 p.m. February 2 at University Theatre, with shows at 7:30 p.m. February 3 and February 6-10 as well as 2:30 p.m. February 4.
January 24, 2018
Ball State University President Geoffrey S. Mearns expresses appreciation regarding legislation that would allow the University to assume responsibility for the Muncie Community Schools (MCS).
January 24, 2018
Ball State University will offer gender inclusive housing as part of its commitment to provide safe, inclusive and supportive living environments for all its students.