Ashley Lahue

Recent Articles

UPDATE: Proposed changes to RFRA

04/02/2015 12:47pm

Indiana Republicans have announced changes to the Religious Freedom Restoration Act in the face of opposition and criticism.

Annual Career Fair draws in more employers

02/10/2015 7:02pm

More employers will attend Ball State's annual Cardinal Job Fair this year. As of Tuesday, 118 companies had registered for the fair, taking place from 11 a.m.

GYMNASTICS: Standing crowds could force move to Worthen Arena

01/14/2015 5:32pm

If Ball State gymnastics continues to draw as large of a crowd as the team's first meet, a move to Worthen Arena could be in store, said Dan Byrnes, director of sports facilities and recreation services. Sunday’s meet against the University of Florida brought a record-breaking crowd of 1,564 people to Irving Gym, located in the Jo Ann Gora Student Recreation and Wellness Center. “Normally our crowds are five to six hundred ... that’s why we built it the way we did,” Byrnes said. With only 600 seats available, nearly 1,000 spectators stood for the duration of the two-hour gymnastics meet. According to USA Gymnastics, the sport has seen a 28 percent increase in athletes in the past 10 years, reaching 110,000 gymnasts nationwide.

Lack of defined policy leaves students in the dark about weather related closures

01/09/2015 3:01pm

After the recent cancelations of Burris Laboratory School, students question Ball State’s class cancellation policy, in the midst of subzero temperatures. At this time, there is no set, defined policy regarding class cancelations due to inclement weather. Classes will be held when “it is feasible to do so,” according to