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.)

September 13, 2019
Source: Public Now
In the coming months, Ball State University faculty and students will help bring clean water to the thirsty mountain villages of Nepal.
September 13, 2019
Here's the hard truth: School shootings of any kind — and mass shootings in general — are still so rare that there is no evidence that any particular security measure will reduce them. That was the conclusion of a review of literature by Jagdish Khubchandani, a professor at Ball State University, that was published this year.
September 13, 2019
New charges today in a four-year long FBI corruption investigation of the United Autoworkers Union. Another high-ranking union official was arrested today. He's charged with conspiring to embezzle hundreds of thousands of dollars from the union.
September 11, 2019
Source: WTTV TV
Nearly a third of working Americans are not getting enough sleep, and the problem is getting worse by the year, according to a study by Ball State University that was posted in the Journal of Community Health Monday.
September 11, 2019
Ball State University is ranked as the 192nd best national university, the fourth best Mid-American Conference school, and the 53rd best performer in the nation at serving low-income students in rankings released on Monday by U.S. News & World Report.
September 9, 2019
Source: Healthline
New research suggests there’s even more reasons for middle-aged and older adults to keep a close watch on their blood pressure.
September 6, 2019
Source: WISH-TV
Ball State University will Friday break ground on its new $87.5 million, five-story structure that will house the school’s chemistry and biology departments.
September 6, 2019
The lead author of an annual scorecard says logistics is in a very good place as an industry.
September 6, 2019
Source: MSN Money
For the first two years of Donald Trump's term, U.S. manufacturing was on a tear. But this year, its fortunes have turned. Does Trump get credit for the boom? What about the downturn that followed?
September 5, 2019
“Almost all industrial production, with the exception of defense-related activities, is pretty trade sensitive,” said Michael Hicks, an economist at Ball State University in Indiana.
September 5, 2019
Source: The Atlantic
Here is just one, from Indiana: The factory town of Muncie is famed as the site of the Middletown sociology studies a century ago. It was the longtime home of the Ball Brothers glass-jar company, since departed. It is still the home of Ball State University, steadily growing.
September 5, 2019
US Senator Mike Braun (R-IN) spent Wednesday afternoon with Ball State University President Geoff Mearns. The university says the two discussed topics including secondary education and healthcare. While on campus, Braun visited the new Health Professions Building on Riverside Avenue.
September 5, 2019
Source: WHIO
Steven Horwitz, distinguished professor of free enterprise at Ball State University’s Department of Economics, likens long queues for gasoline or plywood in hurricane zones to Soviet bread lines. Disaster conditions can create free-market opportunity if the government will resist intervening, he said.
September 5, 2019
The Amazon is on fire. Temperatures are rising. Carbon emissions are increasing. What can just one person do that would be of any help?
September 5, 2019
Source: Miami Herald
But there has been a steady, if gradual, recovery since the industry bottomed out in employment, according to Michael Hicks, George and Frances Ball distinguished professor of economics at Ball State University and director of the Center for Business and Economic Research there.
September 4, 2019
Ball State University Professor Andy Luttrell joins The Trendline with Kristen Soltis Anderson to discuss his new study on moral arguments.
September 4, 2019
Source: Nursing Clio
Today, Nursing Clio is pleased to feature an interview with historian Emily Suzanne Johnson, assistant professor of history at Ball State University. Her new book, This Is Our Message: Women’s Leadership in the New Christian Right (Oxford University Press, 2019), examines the politics of feminism and women’s leadership in twentieth-century American evangelical Christianity.
September 3, 2019
Ball State University will lead archaeological surveys at three Indiana parks to locate possible prehistoric sites and homesteads from the early 1800s.
September 3, 2019
Despite fears that immigrants drive down wages and hinder Indiana’s economy, these newcomers should have a positive impact on the state – particularly in rural areas – for the foreseeable future, according to a new report from Ball State University.
September 3, 2019
Source: Public Now
Opinions on moral issues often seem resistant to change, but you may just be using the wrong arguments, according to research from Ball State University. In his report, 'Challenging Moral Attitudes with Moral Messages,' Ball State's Andy Luttrell, a psychological science professor, found that when the message was made with compelling moral arguments, it was more persuasive.
August 28, 2019
The 2019 Manufacturing Scorecard puts Indiana among the top five states for manufacturing and logistics. Indiana continues to show success in areas including global reach and tax climate where other states are struggling.
August 28, 2019
Are you not clear about your job as a small business owner? Are you frequently having work-family conflict? If your answer is yes, then you need to take a paradigm shift for your own good.
August 27, 2019
Source: WFYI
The 2019 Manufacturing Scorecard puts Indiana among the top five states for manufacturing and logistics. Indiana continues to show success in areas including global reach and tax climate where other states are struggling.
August 27, 2019
The use of tech to track and police our kids in school is growing and privacy experts say the trade-offs aren't worth it.
August 27, 2019
LATICRETE is sponsoring Ball State University Design Innovation Fellow and assistant teaching professor Christopher Battaglia to create DE|stress, a 3D-printed concrete shell of that will be assembled on top of a pavilion.