From Cardinals to Tigers: Four Music Alums Are Clemson Profs

Ball State and its School of Music have a robust connection to Clemson University, where four music alumni are performing arts professors: Paul L. Buyer, ’92 (director of music and percussion), Andrew Levin, DA ’93 (director of orchestral activities), Mark Spede, MM ’88 (director of bands), and Bruce Whisler, ’82 MM ’92 DA ’02 (director […]

To Be Read and Touched, Rare Texts Are Displayed at the E.B. and Bertha C. Ball Center

[dropcap]B[/dropcap]all State University’s E.B. and Bertha C. Ball Center is temporarily home to a rare collection of original historical books and texts, some dating back to the Middle Ages. Forty-five titles will be on display through the Spring 2018 semester. People usually must wear white gloves to peruse such texts, if they’re allowed to handle them at all. But for this […]

Rare Exhibition of 20th-Century Artist Diebenkorn Comes to Ball State

[dropcap]O[/dropcap]n the gallery walls of the David Owsley Museum of Art (DOMA), visitors will literally see how an acclaimed American artist evolved in his early years. DOMA is the sole Midwestern venue for “Richard Diebenkorn: Beginnings, 1942–1955,” a traveling exhibition that includes many paintings and drawings that have never before been publicly displayed. It will be […]

Alum Braydee Euliss Helps Invite Muncie Into the Arts

As the new executive director of Muncie Arts & Culture Council, Braydee Euliss, ’11, said she strives to enhance the role of the arts “as a community builder, as an economic driver, as a kind of glue that helps hold smaller communities like ours together.”

Libraries’ Digital Archives Surpasses 1 Million Items

Libraries’ digital archives collection reaches milestone by posting one millionth piece and creates a connection to the area’s rich history.

Ball State’s ‘Shrek the Musical’ Is a Sutton Foster Homecoming in More Ways Than One

The Tony Award-winning actress and longtime university friend made a Broadway splash in the musical and is co-directing the production opening March 31.

Lecturer’s Book Gives Native American Tribes’ Untold Stories Their Due

Telecommunications lecturer Chris Flook mines scholarly research at Ball State and elsewhere to produce “Native Americans of East-Central Indiana.”