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Press Releases

October 14, 2019
Author, journalist and business leadership coach Don Yaeger to speak at Pruis Hall on October 21 as a part of the Excellence in Leadership speaker series. The event, which starts at 7 p.m., is free and open to the public.
October 11, 2019
Kimberly Drew will visit Ball State on October 16 as part of the Fred Meyer Cultural Policy and Arts Advocacy Lecture Series.
October 11, 2019
Festivities for Homecoming will start October 14. The week will cap off with the Cardinals taking on the Toledo Rockets in Scheumann Stadium at 2 p.m. Saturday, October 19.
September 27, 2019
Teachers and administrators from Muncie Community Schools joined their partners from Ball State to seek innovative ideas and practices to improve education.
September 27, 2019
Alumni of the Ball State University chapter of the Vietnam Moratorium Committee (VMC) will share their history of student activism with today’s students and anyone else who would like to know more about peaceful efforts to end the Vietnam War 50 years ago.
September 24, 2019
Indiana Communities Institute will develop a training program to boost the skills of regional economic development leaders in six Midwestern states.
September 19, 2019
Study finds that putting schoolchildren on the playground before lunch may be the best way to boost their appetites while cutting food waste and discipline problems.
September 18, 2019
Ball State received a 2019 Higher Education Excellence in Diversity (HEED) Award from INSIGHT Into Diversity. This is the fourth consecutive year the University has received this honor.
September 17, 2019
This Fall, Ball State University opened the new Center for Civic Design (CCD), an outreach and engagement arm of the R. Wayne Estopinal College of Architecture and Planning.
September 16, 2019
Ball State University’s Department of Theatre and Dance will perform Oscar-winner Tarell Alvin McCraney’s gripping coming-of-age play, “Marcus; or The Secret of Sweet,” at 7:30 p.m. September 20-21 and 24-28, and September 22 at 2:30 p.m. in University Theatre.
September 16, 2019
“Recent Acquisitions: Connecting to the Past, Committing to the Future” features works of art new to the David Owsley Museum of Art’s encyclopedic collection. Visitors can view the special exhibition from September 19 through December 20, 2019. Visit for more information.
September 11, 2019
Faculty and students will be working with villages high in the Himalayas to help locate clean drinking water for local residents.
September 9, 2019
Ball State to screen documentary-in-progress about Norman Malone, a left-handed pianist.
September 6, 2019
Ball State recently welcomed more than 22,500 students, including its largest, most academically qualified, and most diverse freshman class in the institution’s 101-year history.
September 6, 2019
Groundbreaking for Ball State’s Foundational Sciences Building is Friday, Sept. 6. — a significant step in the University’s plan to meet the growing demand for STEM professionals in Indiana.
September 6, 2019
Illustrious Ball State University alumni musicians will return to campus to perform alongside 500 student soloists and ensembles for the School of Music Showcase at 7:30 p.m. September 13 in Sursa Performance Hall.
August 30, 2019
Six of the country’s top young organists will perform in the Sursa American Organ Competition on the Ball State University campus September 6-8.
August 28, 2019
Opinions on moral issues may often seem resistant to change, but you may just be using the wrong arguments.
August 19, 2019
Every year, Ball State bestows awards to recognize faculty who have made outstanding contributions to the University community. 2019 winners were announced at the Fall Opening Convocation on August 16.
August 1, 2019
July 31, 2019
Indiana continues to be a robust manufacturing state, and it is the only one to lead the nation in terms of employment and the global reach of its goods.
July 20, 2019
Commencement speaker Dr. Sharon Paulson urges graduates to cherish and share with others the value of education.
July 9, 2019
Study finds higher employment means more flu cases. Businesses should take precautions before flu season hits, including being more generous with sick leave.
July 9, 2019
In August, Ball State CAP: INDY will have a new home: 25 North Pine Street on the former Angie’s List campus on the Washington Street corridor.
July 1, 2019
On its one-year anniversary of its partnership with Ball State University, Muncie Community Schools Board of Trustees voted to hire Indiana native Lee Ann Kwiatkowski, Ed.D., as its new Director of Public Education and Chief Executive Officer.

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