Following is a list of recent, noteworthy mentions of Ball State in the national, regional, and Indiana media. Where possible, the appropriate links are provided. However, we cannot assure that all links will remain active for the duration of this listing. (Some sites may also require free registration or request demographic data before providing the information.)

March 20, 2019
Ball State University President Geoff Mearns updated IPR listeners on Morning Edition, this (Tuesday) morning on progress with the university’s management of the Muncie Community Schools (MCS).
March 20, 2019
When employees view a second job as a “calling,” they are often less engaged in their work for their primary employer, according to a study from the United States.
March 19, 2019
Source: Fox 59
Ball state students are helping to produce an original song with two Grammy winners It's part of a workshop in the music media production program. Note: Story was broadcast multiple times.
March 19, 2019
Source: Fox 59
David Letterman graduated in 1969 from the Department of Radio and Television. Letterman called himself an average student and started a scholarship where grades are not a factor. In 2007, Ball State dedicated and named a new communication building after Letterman.
March 19, 2019
In a project seeking to address opioid addiction among pregnant women, Ball State senior Shelbie Hathaway of Lynn is working to make connections within the Muncie community to provide a healthy and safe environment for these expectant mothers.
March 18, 2019
Source: WIBC FM
Ball State researcher says it's not a crisis but the outbreak of measles represents a risk of a public health.
March 18, 2019
Source: Morningstar
A new study has something to say about the toll of workplace automation.
March 18, 2019
The Indianapolis tech industry is experiencing a talent shortage in part because so many companies are looking for the "Goldilocks" employee—not too green, not too expensive—rather than developing their own pipelines, TechPoint CEO Mike Langellier told an industry crowd Friday.
March 18, 2019
For many years, journalism professor Dr. Jennifer Palilonis researched and developed a master’s degree program, called Emerging Media Design and Development in Ball State University’s Department of Journalism. The program, also known as EMDD, is a unique field bringing together students with diverse backgrounds and creating the next generation of business communicators in this media-centered world.
March 12, 2019
Source: WIBC FM
Is your child a picky eater? A Ball State University professor has co-authored a comprehensive guide to help you expand their pallets.
March 12, 2019
Source: INside Edge
Ball State University is honoring six leaders as Indiana Women of Achievement for their excellence in leadership within education, research, and women’s advocacy. The award recipients will be recognized during the 18th annual awards dinner on March 20.
March 12, 2019
To encourage campus exploration beyond the classroom, colleges are using a little competition.
March 11, 2019
Photographer Paige Grider, a Ball State University student from Seymour, was in Florida last week to report on Major League Baseball’s Grapefruit League.
March 11, 2019
Source: Star Press
Aryn McNamara, a 2014 graduate from Yorktown High School and Ball State University senior, went to Florida last week to report on the Major League Baseball’s Grapefruit League.
March 11, 2019
With storage spaces filled with works that may never be shown, some museums are rethinking the way they collect art, and at least one is ranking what it owns.
March 11, 2019
Source: Star Press
Smith is one of Ball State’s 11 undergraduate managers, plus one graduate manager, who work long hours for free in hopes that one day, they will replicate Whitford’s path to becoming a college basketball coach.
March 11, 2019
Relationships for couples often improve when fathers take parental leave during the first nine months of a child's life.
March 11, 2019
Source: WFYI
Indiana’s public universities made their funding requests to Senate legislators Tuesday as that chamber’s budget hearings are underway.
March 11, 2019
A Ball State University senior from Lawrenceburg is soaking up the sun at Major League Baseball spring training. Alicia Barnachea is among a group of 13 Ball State students taking part in Ball State Spring Training. The immersive learning course provides journalism students with real-world, hands-on experience in baseball reporting.
March 1, 2019
Relationships for couples often improve when fathers take parental leave during the first nine months of a child's life. The Ball State study says this was especially true for dual income families.
March 1, 2019
A new Ball State University study suggests companies that place a higher emphasis on their employees may be more innovative and entrepreneurial. The study, "Social reactiveness and innovation: The impact of stakeholder salience on corporate entrepreneurship," examined 200 senior-level managers and developed a social proactivness scale which measured a manager's priorities toward internal and external issues.
February 25, 2019
I hope readers will forgive this coming from California, but Ohioans must come to terms with President Donald Trump’s lies and deceit and how they are impacting Ohio, the Midwest and the entire country.
February 25, 2019
Ever since the first machine was built, there have been dire predictions about what machines would do to the human workforce.
February 25, 2019
In a study published in the Journal of Human Capital, two researchers from the United States found that having acne as an adolescent was correlated with higher grade point averages, a greater likelihood of graduating college and, for women, some evidence that having acne is associated with higher earnings.
February 22, 2019
Backers of a detailed hate crimes law for Indiana voiced dismay Wednesday at the weakened status of the legislation, and a leading business advocacy group vowed to continue its push for such a law.