August 28, 2020
Story notes a CBER study found that thousands of K-12 students lack access to the Internet at home.
December 12, 2019
Ball State University’s economist says Indiana should focus much more energy and money into educating Hoosier students, so the state “isn’t left back a generation.”
November 19, 2019
The Ball State Annual Hoosier Survey reported that out of 600 adults questioned, 64% said job opportunities in the community were plentiful, that compares to 25% of those polled who claimed jobs were hard to find.
August 21, 2019
An electric arc kiln furnace project slated for Muncie is dead. City officials say the Muncie Redevelopment Commission will buy back a brownfield on Kilgore Avenue now owned by Waelz Sustainable Products and say they are working through “an exit strategy.”
June 27, 2019
Indiana business, faith and law enforcement leaders gathered Wednesday evening in Indianapolis for the "Leading the Way on Immigration: Indiana" forum to discuss immigration in the Hoosier state.
May 11, 2018
Michael Hicks, an economist with Ball State University, says the cheap price of natural gas is bound to affect Indiana soon enough.
October 24, 2017
Story notes that according to the Old National Bank/Ball State University 2017 Hoosier Survey, Trump has a 45 percent disapproval rating in Indiana. Note: Placement due to a story idea developed and distributed by UMC’s media team.
April 16, 2017
Story notes a Pulitzer Prize-winning poet recently honored for his book of poems examining the lives of African-American performers will read from that work during a Tuesday visit to Ball State University. Note: AP distributed this story nationally. Placements are due to a story idea developed and distributed by UMC’s media team.
March 22, 2016
Story notes Lee Florea, a geological sciences professor, is representing Ball State’s Water Quality Indiana program at a White House summit. Note: This story originated with Indiana Public Radio.
January 11, 2016
Story quotes Ball State President Paul W. Ferguson.
Topic: President
July 16, 2015
Story quotes Jonathan Huer, Ball State’s director of emerging technologies and media development.
Topic: CCIM
December 10, 2014
Story cites Ball State President Paul Ferguson.
Topic: President
October 7, 2014
CBER director Michael Hicks is quoted.
Topic: Economy
June 24, 2014
CBER director Michael Hicks is quoted.
Topic: Economy
March 10, 2014
CBER director Michael Hicks is quoted and his research is cited.
Topic: Economy
March 10, 2014
Joe Losco, political science professor, is interviewed.