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.
May 11, 2020
An anthropology professor will conduct research in Bosnia-Herzegovina next year as a result of winning a U.S. Scholar award from the Fulbright Program.
April 16, 2020
The Charles W. Brown Planetarium is joining the fight against COVID-19 as its computers are being used as part of a global supercomputer to help researchers better understand the coronavirus.
March 31, 2020
Working with a faculty-staff team at Ball State on ALS-related research may have served as the springboard for Ball State University student Siara Sandwith, a junior from Evansville, Indiana, to earn a major national scholarship.
August 28, 2019
Opinions on moral issues may often seem resistant to change, but you may just be using the wrong arguments.
April 2, 2019
A Ball State faculty team is studying the effects of climate change and helping build a water plant for Nepalese communities
March 29, 2019
The Ball State University Board of Trustees took another step forward in enhancing the campus’ science facilities. Trustees approved the issuance of bonds for construction of the $87.5 million Foundational Sciences Building.
December 3, 2018
Two Ball State graduate students are learning more about migration patterns of various birds by capturing and banding various avian species.
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.
August 28, 2018
The study found that among women who experience a miscarriage, those who attend religious services frequently have significantly better mental health than those who attend less frequently.
August 21, 2018
Students from Ball State University have been compiling a list of historical sites relevant to the history of African-Americans in Indiana for the foundation of a recently awarded National Park Service African American Civil Rights Grant.
September 25, 2017
Beginning Sept. 28, patrons at the David Owsley Museum of Art can discover a selection of works of internationally renowned artists whose explorations on the topic include installations, code art (artwork generated by computer programming), augmented and virtual reality and human-computer interaction.
May 30, 2017
Alumnus Arlesha Moore will attend the University of Leicester in the United Kingdom this fall as a 2017 Fulbright U.S. Student Award recipient. The grant, established by the U.S. Department of State in 1946, provides funding for students and alumni to conduct research or teach English in more than 140 countries worldwide.
April 13, 2017
Tyehimba Jess, who recently won a Pulitzer for his second book of poetry, will conduct a public reading of his work April 18 at 7pm in AJ 175.
March 31, 2017
Senior Honors College biology major Ellen Wagner becomes third Ball State student to receive a National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship. The prestigious award will provide her with a stipend for her graduate work at the University of Wisconsin-Madison.
March 31, 2017
The Board of Trustees approved a master of social work and a bachelor of architecture, subject to approval by the Indiana Commission for Higher Education. Trustees also named the honorary degree recipient for Spring Commencement.