The annual Bed Race took place on Riverside Avenue on Oct. 20 during Homecoming week. Different BSU organizations teamed up in a group of five to compete against one another in a 100 yard course.
Student organizations dance and compete in the annual lip-sync competition. Outlet Hip Hop Dance Troupe was named Air Jam champions for the 9th consecutive year.
Ball State's mens swimming and diving team held their Annual Red/White meet on Oct. 14 in Lewellen Pool. The black team won.
Ball State Field Hockey fell to Northwestern 6-0 on Oct. 8 at the Briner Sports Complex.
Ball State women's soccer competed at Northern Illinois on Oct. 8. The Cardinals lost 3-2.
The Fountain Square Music Festival took place on Oct. 6. Over 50 artists performed across five venues during the two-day festival in the heart of Fountain Square, Indianapolis.
Ball State's women's volleyball team plays Western Michigan on Oct. 6 in John E. Worthen Arena. The Cardinals defeated the Broncos 3-1.
Muncie Downtown Development Partnership (MDDP), in partnership with Muncie Arts and Culture Council and Ball State University’s School of Fine Art and School of Music, presented ArtsWalk from 5-9 p.m. on Oct. 5 in downtown Muncie. The streets were full of art, food and performances.
The first Ikea in Indiana will open in Fishers on Oct. 11 at 9am. This store is one of three Ikeas in the nation with only one story instead of three stories.
Ball State soccer played Kent State on Oct. 1 at Briner Sports Complex. The Cardinals won 1-0.
Cornerstone Center for the Arts showed it's annual Rocky Horror Picture Show on Sept. 30.
Eagles tribute band Hotel California performed in John R. Emens Auditorium on Sept. 30.
Students joined Pi Beta Phi and Phi Delta Theta for Paint Warz on Sept. 30 in the University Green. Paint Warz had several games including tug of war, obstacle courses, twister, dodgeball, and more. All proceeds went to the ALS foundation.
The top 10 homecoming nominees were announced on Sept. 26 in John J. Pruis Hall. Over 60 nominees dressed up to match the homecoming theme, Around the World.
The first ever Puppies and Pumpkins event took place on Sept. 24 at Wasson Nursery. The event was held for the community to adopt furry friends and donate to animal shelters.
Ball State played Western Kentucky on Sept. 23 at Houchens Industries-L.T. Smith Stadium. The Cardinals lost 21-33.
The 45th Annual Watermelon Bust took place on Sept. 23 in LaFollette Field. The event was hosted by Alpha Chi Omega and the Delta Tau Deltas to raise money for children with diabetes and victims of domestic abuse. Almost a truck load of watermelons were donated by a local watermelon farm for students to participate in team competitions.
The Put Yourself in Her Heels event took place on Sept. 23 in downtown Muncie. The walk was held by YMCA bring awareness to the programs they have and the daily difficulties that women and children face.