Ball State women's volleyball defeats Evansville on Sept. 14 in John E. Worthen Arena. The Cardinals beat the Aces 3-0.
Ball State's Bid Day took place on Sept. 10 on the Quad. Sororities accepted their pledges and Pi Chi's reunited with their sorority sisters.
President Geoffrey Mearns celebrated his installation as president of Ball State on Sept. 9 on LaFollete Field with a Campus Picnic. The picnic took place after his installation and was open to the public.
President Geoffrey S. Mearns was installed as the 17th president of Ball State University Friday in Emens Auditorium.
Ethic Theatre Alliance held a protest to promote diversity on Sept. 7 starting from the University Green to David Owsley Museum. The protest was in response to the white supremacy rally in Charlottesville and the announcement of the DACA program ending.
Ball State football took on the University of Illinois on Sept. 2, 2017. The Cardinals lost the opening game 24-21 against the Fighting Illini in Champaign, Illinois. Robby General, DN
Ball State women's volleyball played Fort Wayne on Sept. 1 in John E. Worthen Arena. The Cardinals swept the Mastodons 3-0.
Ball State cross country competed in Carmel at the Butler Twilight. The Cardinals placed third with a total score of 55.
The Ball State University Police Department hosts a free bike registration station outside of Dehority Complex on Aug. 31. Participants got a slice of pizza for registering.
Lahody Meat is located on Wheeling Avenue; Ron Lahody; a Ball State graduate; and a US Marine Corps Vetern; owns the Lahody Meat business. The Butcher shops sells prime retail meat and cheeses.
The field hockey team defeated Ohio 4-1 in their game against Ohio on Aug. 27 at Briner Sports Complex. The Cardinals next home game is against Kent State on Oct. 6.
Ball State field hockey plays against Appalachian State at the Briner Sports Complex on Aug. 27. The Cardinals tied the game 1-1.
The Quad Bash took place on Aug. 25 in the Quad. There were free pizza, cookies, drinks, frozen treats and shirts to tie-dye. Students could also go one five different inflatable activities.
Ball State field hockey plays against St. Louis on Aug. 25 at the Briner Sports Complex. The Cardinals won 5-0.
John R. Emens Auditorium underwent a $5 million, donor-driven expansion project. The renovations include relocation of the box office to an interior area, more restrooms and office/conference spaces as well as an overall larger lobby area.
The Ball State University Police Department hosted the annual Dunk-a-Cop event on Aug. 24 at the Scramble Light. This event was to raise money for Riley Hospital for Childern. Students, faculty and staff could pay $1 for three balls or $5 to automatically dunk a cop.
University Program Board hosts grocery bingo in John R. Emens Auditorium on Aug. 23, 2017. Students who won got a bag of food.
The Solar Eclipse took place on Aug. 21 at 2:25pm. Students and community members gathered on the University Green for the Eclipse Viewing Party from 2pm to 3pm. The moon covered 93 percent of the Sun.
The Indiana State Fair has been in full swing from Aug. 4-20 at the Indiana State Fairgrounds. Each day is filled with events like the rodeo, dog shows, free concerts, and the Midway full of carnival rides and games. Reagan Allen // DN