Ball State hosts Indiana State Senate debate

The Office of Student Life is sponsoring a debate between Sue Errington, the state senator for Indiana District 26, and Republican candidate Doug Eckerty at 7:30 tonight in the L.A. Pittenger Student Center Cardinal Hall.


Obama expresses nations need for teachers

President Barack Obama said Monday he and his administration are working to achieve a new goal of educating and recruiting 10,000 science, technology, engineering and math teachers over the next two years.


Worthen Arena hosts Fall Career Fair today

Ball State will host its annual Fall Career Fair today from noon to 4 p.m. in Worthen Arena, where more than 100 employers and organizations will set up stations for students to find opportunities for full-time positions and internships.


Gunman opens fire at UT in Austin, kills himself

A student wearing a dark suit and a ski mask opened fire Tuesday with an assault rifle on the University of Texas campus before fleeing into a library and fatally shooting himself. No one else was hurt.


Watermelon Bust brings large crowd

With pieces of watermelons everywhere, Ball State students and alumni came out to the 38th-annual Watermelon Bust sponsored by Alpha Chi Omega and Delta Tau Delta on Saturday.


Family sues Ind. college over teen's alcohol death

A lawsuit against an Indiana college claims that it shares blame for an 18-year-old freshman's death from alcohol poisoning after a fraternity house party because of its lax attitude toward underaged drinking and hazing.

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