Ball State officials went over reasons for the proposed 2 percent tuition increase a day before the university’s Board of Trustees is set to vote on its approval.
The two-day course will take place on Saturday and Sunday from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. and will be broken into two parts each day.
The festivities will begin Saturday at 5:30 p.m. in the Ball State Arts Terrace, with the Muncie Symphony Orchestra performing at 7 p.m.
Residents and businesses in the Village don’t think any serious trouble will result from a higher smoking population caused by the tobacco ban starting this fall.
Phil Repp, Ball State’s vice president of information technologies, has been nominated for a national technology award for his focus on students.
The program is designed for international students at Ball State to practice their English, learn about American culture, interact with domestic students and make friends.
Ball State's Elemental Self Defense program, created by students, will be expanding to other universities next year, including Antioch College in Ohio and Florida State.
Recipients of the 21st Century Scholars and Frank O’Bannon scholarships will need to complete certain credit hours to get full amount of their scholarships.
Ball State’s stalemated geothermal project has been approved to receive $30 million despite generally dwindling state funding for higher education.
A Ball State student took the chance of being expelled when he or she posted on Facebook for someone to write a reaction paper. Saying the best bid would win, 12 students commented on the post.