March 7, 2023
Forbes has ranked Ball State University as the fourth-best midsized employer—and the only recognized education institution—in the State of Indiana. The popular business magazine recently released its 2023 “America’s Best Midsize Employers” list, a ranking of 500 companies and institutions with 1,000 to 5,000 U.S.-based employees.
January 4, 2023
Darrell Clark will join Ball State University as associate vice president for people and culture, effective Jan. 17, Alan Finn, vice president for Business Affairs and treasurer, announced.
September 22, 2014
Indianapolis attorney Julie Halbig has accepted the position of Vice President for Government Relations at Ball State University.
January 30, 2014
Marcus Jackman announces plans to enter seminary; Ball State will begin the search for new general manager for Indiana Public Radio (IPR).
October 17, 2012
The Ball State Board of Trustees approves a revised tuition remission program for children of divorced or separated university employees, along with parameters that encourage on-time graduation.
October 8, 2012
Vice president emeritus Robert E. Linson has donated $25,000 through his estate to increase funds for a scholarship assisting Ball State students involved in alumni activities.
May 4, 2012
The Ball State Board of Trustees approved merit pay increases for most Ball State employees and the 2012-13 budget plan. The budget includes strategic initiatives and funding increases for student activities.
November 6, 2009
Local Congressman Mike Pence, R-Ind., among panelists set to discuss health care reform at a public forum on Tuesday, Nov. 10, at 7 p.m. in Pruis Hall on campus
September 24, 2009
Proactive efforts to make the campus a healthier place to work earn Ball State an award from a national health and wellness organization.
December 8, 2008
Phil Repp, recognized by Campus Technology magazine as one of its 2008 innovators of the year for the development of Ball State's Digital Corps, has been appointed vice president for information technology at the university. As such, he will be an even more prominent figure in Ball State's recently announced Emerging Media Initiative that seeks to invest more than $17 million in developing human capital for an important and growing segment of Indiana's economy.
November 20, 2008
Ball State has collaborated with Lifeworks iCan Health Coaching from Ceridian to provide free and confidential health coaching for employees.
November 5, 2008
Ball State is one of 15 pilot Student United Way charters to be created nationwide.
October 23, 2008
Faculty and staff will receive increased storage capacity in their e-mail mailboxes as students move their Ball State e-mail accounts to outside host systems.
September 26, 2008
Employees are encouraged to take an online questionnaire to help them evaluate their overall health. Results are confidential.
August 21, 2008
President highlights priorities for the coming year and recognizes faculty accomplishments.
June 20, 2008
The rising cost of gasoline is a key reason Ball State employee Pam Stigall is pushing for a ride-share program.
May 8, 2008
Open enrollment for employee benefits will take place through May 30. Changes to plans will take effect July 1.
May 6, 2008
The campus community is invited to enjoy a picnic-style meal with live entertainment at the fourth annual Ball State Family Picnic July 10.
May 6, 2008
Organizers of Bike to Work day on May 16 encourage university employees to save money, help the environment and get fit during May's National Bike Month.
February 27, 2008
Ball State's Employee QuickClinic is offering information and screenings during its diabetes fair for employees and spouses who have diabetes.
February 8, 2008
Ball State offers a series of programs in February to encourage cardiovascular health.
January 25, 2008
Ball State employees contributed $186,000 to help the Delaware County United Way exceed its 2007 goal of $2.57 million.