April 21, 2022
Two Ball State University programs dedicated to lasting election integrity have received national awards honoring best practices in election administration and training from the U.S. Election Assistance Commission (EAC).
April 20, 2022
The United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) recently awarded two Ball State University professors a grant to study the effects of economic and social stress on those living in rural communities.
April 13, 2022
Ball State University junior Isabelle Behrman has been awarded a Barry Goldwater Scholarship, one of America’s most prestigious scholarships for undergraduates who intend to pursue careers in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) research.
December 18, 2021
Ball State University held two in-person Commencement ceremonies on Saturday to honor about 1,500 Fall 2021 graduates.
November 2, 2021
A recent study, spearheaded by Dr. Richard J. Petts, professor of Sociology at Ball State University, examines if and how workplace leave policies affect perceived job commitment.
October 22, 2021
The Ross Community Center is once again offering free English as a Second Language (ESL) classes to speakers of other languages in the Muncie community who are interested in learning English.
October 6, 2021
A Ball State University alumna and best-selling author has donated the honorarium from her work as the University’s Fall 2021 Writer-in-Residence to provide free books to numerous community partners.
September 1, 2021
Ball State University today announced the public events schedule for Ashley C. Ford, the University’s Fall 2021 Writer-In-Residence.
August 30, 2021
The National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) announced it has awarded Ball State University’s Applied Anthropology Laboratories (AAL) a $200,000 grant to fund the implementation of a traveling panel exhibit about the Battle of St. Clair’s defeat, which occurred Nov. 4, 1791.
August 10, 2021
The Ball State community is remembering longtime educator Anthony “Tony” Edmonds, 81, distinguished professor emeritus of history, who passed away on August 9.
June 7, 2021
This Fall, Ball State University will welcome back to campus graduate Ashley C. Ford for a writer-in-residence program that will allow her to share her work and to interact with students and faculty, as well as engage with the campus and local communities.
March 31, 2021
Anderson University (AU) and Ball State University (BSU) announce a new partnership, through which students will have the opportunity to earn a dual degree.
December 22, 2020
Miss Ball State Anastasia Sharp-Keller believes college students should stay connected with their peers as the pandemic continues.
December 10, 2020
Ball State senior hopes his billboard brings attention to University’s variety of outstanding programs.
December 8, 2020
A Ball State University graduate will become the first judge of Hispanic heritage to serve the Southern District of Indiana.
October 12, 2020
October 9, 2020
A Ball State astronomer says ancient Celts knew it was time for their festival when the star cluster Pleiades was directly overhead.
October 2, 2020
A Ball State political science professor points out that online platforms will allow President Trump to continue to campaign while convalescing from a positive test for COVID-19.
September 22, 2020
Chad Kinsella, a Ball State political science professor, believes any attempt to replace deceased Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg will increase the controversy surrounding the presidential election.
September 8, 2020
The author of a book on two major riots in Los Angeles decades ago believes unrest will continue in the U.S. until substantial police reforms are implemented.
September 3, 2020
History professor Sergei Zhuk will bring unique perspective to China as part of the Fulbright Program.
August 17, 2020
Primatologist finds evidence that lactating chimpanzees find refuge in caves during the hottest parts of the year and day in West Africa.
June 23, 2020
The Wabash River could be returned to a pristine state by using modern conservation applications, according to research from Ball State University.
June 8, 2020
A local farmer delivered the milk to Associate Professor Joshua Gruver, who worked with the Muncie Food Hub to distribute it to the community.
May 12, 2020
Research indicates water shortages may loom in the future of 1 billion people living downstream from the Himalayas in Nepal, due to climate change.