December 15, 2018
Ashley Ford speaking to graduates at Fall Commencement 2018Ball State President Geoffrey S. Mearns urged graduates to pursue their dreams with passion and courage.
December 14, 2018
December 10, 2018
Indiana Public Radio is presenting an original radio drama, “A Few Houses Down: A Christmas Play,” at 7:30 p.m. Friday, December 14, at Sursa Performance Hall on Ball State University’s campus.
December 5, 2018
Vince Bertram will speak on Dec.12 at Ball State. Vince Bertram, president and chief executive officer of Project Lead The Way (PLTW), will visit Ball State to present “Dream Differently: Work Is Changing, Schools Must Too.” His talk will be at 7 p.m. Dec. 12 in the Frank C. and Elizabeth B. Ball Recital Hall at the David Owsley Museum of Art.
December 4, 2018
Dancers on stage performing The NutcrackerThe Department of Theatre and Dance and the School of Music’s production of “The Nutcracker” takes the Emens Auditorium stage at 7:30 p.m. December 8.
December 3, 2018
Sponsored by Teachers College as a part of a Burris Weekend Celebration, Angelin Chang will perform in Emens Auditorium at 2 p.m. This event is free and open to the public, no tickets necessary.
December 3, 2018
Alex Sharp releases a bird into Christy WoodsTwo Ball State graduate students are learning more about migration patterns of various birds by capturing and banding various avian species.
December 3, 2018
Ball State was named the 2018 Institution of the Year by the Indiana Society of Chicago.
November 29, 2018
The Corporation for Public Broadcasting (CPB) and PBS today announced that WIPB-TV has been awarded $175,000 to work with community partners to provide science and literacy resources for young learners in underserved areas.
November 26, 2018
Ball State University’s Department of Journalism has announced guidelines for the 2019 Eugene S. Pulliam National Journalism Writing Award competition.
November 26, 2018
Research by the Human Performance Laboratory (HPL) finds that lifelong exercisers in their 70s have the same quality of health as people decades younger.
November 15, 2018
Innovate WithIN is a statewide pitch competition for high school students. Aspiring innovators are invited to develop and submit their ideas and win up to $100,000 in prizes.
November 14, 2018
Hoosiers believe that hard drugs are a “very serious” problem in their communities but are receptive to making marijuana legal for personal use.
November 14, 2018
Students sit and collaborate in Entrepreneurship Center at Ball State University.Ball State’s entrepreneurship program is the 12th best among undergraduate offerings in the nation.
November 12, 2018
Maddie Clark and Kaitlin Gavenda walk near Beneficence on Ball State's campus.Ball State undergraduates Maddie Clark and Kaitlin Gavenda are winners of the prestigious Udall Scholarship, a $7,000 award that celebrates student leadership, public service and commitment to issues related to the environment or to Native American nations.
November 12, 2018
teaching student with school children as part of Schools Within the Context of CommunityIn recognition of extraordinary community outreach, the Association of Public and Land-grant Universities (APLU) has named Ball State University the winner of the 2018 C. Peter Magrath Community Engagement Scholarship Award.
November 6, 2018
A new study found that relationships for couples often improve when fathers take parental leave during the first nine months of a child’s life.
November 5, 2018
Department of Theatre and Dance acting and musical theatre majors rehearse Stage Door prior to opening on November 9. Pictured are Macey Arrington, Rachel Bachar, Maddie Land, Jenna Kirkeeng, Allie Charton, Megan Tiller, Christina Barnes, Grace Freese, and Carly Masterson.The ambitions, disappointments, and obstacles of aspiring actresses will be on display during Ball State’s “Stage Door” mainstage production. The play, an adaptation of the four-time Oscar nominated movie, will open at 7:30 p.m. November 9 at University Theatre. Additional shows are November 10 and 13-17 at 7:30 p.m. and November 11 at 2:30 p.m.
November 5, 2018
Gabrielle DeLobbe, a Belgian resistance fighter and World War II veteran who now lives in Fort Wayne, discusses his war experiences in “Saboteur,” a documentary produced by Ball State University.
November 5, 2018
woman in front of Ball State donated 250 dry erase lap boards, dry erase pens and erasers to be distributed by the United Way of Howard County to pre-K classrooms or families to help children be ready for kindergarten.
October 31, 2018
Banking executive Tom Bryan was among seven outstanding alumni recently honored by Ball State University’s Miller College of Business.
October 25, 2018
October 24, 2018
The 2018 Hoosier Survey finds that 53 percent of Hoosiers approve of the job Donald Trump is doing as president, compared to 39 percent who disapprove.
October 22, 2018
Ball State will partner with an Indian university to help develop the skills of junior faculty in Afghanistan.
October 22, 2018
Robert Palmer sitting at a pianoFor the fourth consecutive year, Ball State will be one of five worldwide sites to host the preliminary round of the Hastings International Piano Concerto Competition.