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.)

December 12, 2018
Economists report that workers are starting to act like millennials on Tinder: They’re ditching jobs with nary a text.
December 12, 2018
Source: KPC News
Ball State University sophomore construction management major Aaron Albright of Auburn is educating children who could be his future employees.
December 10, 2018
NPR broadcast features a story about a study at the Human Performance Laboratory headed by exercise physiologist Scott Trappe. Trappe is among the first to study the enticing new population of lifelong exercisers.
December 7, 2018
While the highly publicized suicides of celebrities shocked America in 2018, rural areas are suffering the most. Each year, thousands of Americans in small towns take their own lives after suffering – often for years – without adequate access to mental health professionals.
December 7, 2018
Those glasses were such a nuisance to Jimmy, always sliding down his nose, going crooked on his face.
December 6, 2018
Sara Ramsey, a senior at Ball State University from Fishers, has spent the semester testing new beverages for patients diagnosed with dysphagia, the medical term for those who have difficulty swallowing.
December 3, 2018
Source: WIBC FM
Dr. Rebecca Hammons, Associate Professor with Ball State University's Center for Information and Communication Sciences, says data breaches will continue to happen among large companies unless consumers put more pressure on lawmakers to tighten the rules.
December 3, 2018
Source: WOWO AM
A new Ball State University study shows that the more you exercise, the more you delay the effects of aging.
December 3, 2018
New physical activity guidelines from the Department of Health and Human Services recommend at least 150 minutes of moderately intense activity a week — about 22 minutes daily.
December 3, 2018
Retired Ball State University professors Carolyn and John Vann used to attract crowds of several dozen people to meetings at which the couple would sign some up to add solar panels to their homes.
November 27, 2018
Source: WIBC FM
Ball State Economist Michael Hicks says in spite of the bad news from Wall Street the good news is Indiana's economy is doing fine.
November 27, 2018
Source: WIBC FM
A study found that job performance isn't an issue when working two jobs compared to one, but there may be more work-family conflict.
November 27, 2018
Your fitness age probably won't match the date on your birth certificate. Here's why that matters.
November 26, 2018
The muscles of older men and women who have exercised for decades are indistinguishable in many ways from those of healthy 25-year-olds.
November 26, 2018
Source: Fox 59
Your smartphones could be making you fat. One Ball State University researcher says one way to stay healthy over the holidays is to put the phone down and get moving.
November 19, 2018
Ball State University faculty member Daniel Porter describes Beneficence Records as a project with three big positives: the label supports students, it supports Indiana musicians and it supports charities.
November 15, 2018
Ball State University’s entrepreneurship program is the 12th best among undergraduates offerings in the nation, according to The Princeton Review and Entrepreneur magazine.
November 15, 2018
Source: Star Press
Ball State University’s entrepreneurship program is the 12th best among undergraduates offerings in the nation, according to The Princeton Review and Entrepreneur magazine.
November 14, 2018
Polling results released Tuesday show school safety is the most pressing public concern among Indiana residents.
November 14, 2018
Source: WFYI
A majority of Hoosiers approve of Gov. Eric Holcomb’s job performance in Ball State’s annual Hoosier Survey.
November 7, 2018
Nicole Lehrman has long known her grandfather Gabriel DeLobbe's life story is worth preserving, but she never imagined it would be captured in a 30-minute documentary.
November 6, 2018
For decades, this town in the steel-producing northwest corner of Indiana has voted reliably Democratic, a pocket of blue in a reddening state. Barack Obama carried surrounding Porter County in both 2008 and 2012. Yet in 2016, Porter went for Donald Trump, one of 206 such Obama-Obama-Trump counties nationwide.
November 6, 2018
Across the nation, Americans worry robots or artificial intelligence will replace them — much like how the telegraph put the Pony Express out of business or the steam locomotive ended the wagon train era. Automation is drastically changing the job market. In 2015, the Center for Business and Economic Research at Ball State found that 88 percent of all job losses in the manufacturing sector over the last 15 years can be blamed on advancements in technology that are fueling productivity improvements.
November 6, 2018
Source: WIBC FM
At 100 years old, Ball State University is doing what no other institution of higher learning has done before, at least in Indiana. The school has accepted the responsibility for helping turn the Muncie public school district around.
November 6, 2018
Three months into the job, Ball State University's new athletics director says she's happy with early successes, but knows there is work to be done. Beth Goetz says she will work on raising attendance by focusing not only on a better product, but also improving fan experience.