January 22, 2021
East Central Indiana is getting its chance to be recognized as a “talent region” by the state of Indiana. The distinction comes with promises by local leaders to find ways to attract and keep talented workers.
December 11, 2020
A majority of Hoosiers say the governor’s emergency powers should be more limited according to the latest edition of the Ball State Hoosier survey, a poll of 600 Indiana residents. Sixty percent of Hoosiers in the survey support changing Indiana law to require the General Assembly approve any extension of a governor’s emergency order beyond 30 days.
August 26, 2020
Story notes that a new study from Ball State University found that about 68,649 to 84,118 Indiana school-age children do not have internet access at home.
March 30, 2020
Each month, Cardinal Compass will explore the connections between Muncie and Ball State University. Ball State President Geoffrey S. Mearns and his guests will take the audience behind the scenes of the evolving relationship by exploring the challenges and opportunities that exist.
December 22, 2019
Ball State professor discusses implications and roles of holiday decor.
December 20, 2019
Live streaming of W. Ralph White made possible by an Indiana University Foundation celebrating the achievements of the first 200 years, and setting the stage for more ahead.
August 27, 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.
July 30, 2019
WFYI’s Jill Ditmire spoke with Ball State University professor Angela Jackson-Brown.
June 11, 2019
The former Indiana headquarters of the company that oversees licensing for the lasagna-loving cartoon cat Garfield will be auctioned off this month.
March 11, 2019
Indiana’s public universities made their funding requests to Senate legislators Tuesday as that chamber’s budget hearings are underway.
February 12, 2019
Ball State University says it’s training faculty on how to teach soft skills in classrooms. Skills that employers say are lacking in job candidates.
November 14, 2018
A majority of Hoosiers approve of Gov. Eric Holcomb’s job performance in Ball State’s annual Hoosier Survey.
November 1, 2018
A study co-authored by a Ball State University researcher has created an index to analyze how likely it is corporations that make political donations receive federal contracts. It’s called the “sweetheart index.”
January 25, 2018
Story quotes Sheryl Stump, interim associate dean of Teachers College and professor of mathematical sciences. Note: This story was shared with NPR affiliates throughout the state.
November 6, 2017
Story notes Ball State unveiled a new marketing campaign Monday, with the slogan "We Fly." University President Geoffrey Mearns says the campaign provides a direction for the future.
Topics: President, We Fly
November 10, 2015
Story quotes CBER director Michael Hicks.