Leveling Up

Students have serious fun on Ball State’s new varsity esports team.

A Fresh Perspective

Becoming more aware of the snap judgments we make about others is an important step in fostering a more inclusive culture.

The Power of Language

A Ball State immersive learning class promotes the dual language program in Muncie schools boosts students’ confidence and cognitive skills.

Ball State Archeologists Locate Patients Buried at Former State Hospital

Archaeological research at a former state hospital will help honor those who died with mental illness.

Computer Science Professor’s “Race to the Moon” Shows the Serious Power of Games

A computer science professor won a top award for an educational game he created about the Space Race. But would his 8-year-old son like it?

TCOM Alum Who’s Helping Bring Varsity Esports to Ball State Sees ‘Almost Limitless’ Potential

This Fall, the University will compete against 11 other members of the Mid-American Conference (MAC) in the newly created  Esports Collegiate Conference  (ESC). Ball State’s Alex Kartman was one of the people who helped make it happen. An associate lecturer of telecommunications , Kartman is also director of Sports Production and oversees the nationally acclaimed Sports Link program for the College of Communication, Information and Media . Known as […]

Jean Marie Place: Healthy Pregnancies Lead to Healthy Babies

Healthy pregnancies lead to healthy babies. It sounds much simpler than it is in real life. Jean Marie Place researches best practices for supporting at-risk women during this critical period.