Lucina Ball Moxley, Oldest Member of Ball Family, Remembered

Lucina Ball Moxley, granddaughter of one of the famed Ball brothers who founded the University, passed away on March 25, 2020, in Indianapolis. She was 101. Lucina, who is the oldest living member of the Ball family, celebrated her 100th birthday at the same time that the University was marking its Centennial. At Commencement in […]

Ball State Alumni in Memoriam (Notices Received Spring 2020)

The Ball State University community was saddened to learn of the passing of alumni through notifications received during the Spring 2020 semester.

Cardinal Pride: News Notes About Our Alumni

We’re full of Cardinal Pride in our Ball State alumni as we share news of their milestones and accomplishments.

From Survivor to Warrior: Theresa Flores Helps Victims of Sex Trafficking Find Justice

Theresa Flores, ’87, endured sex trafficking as a teenager. Now she’s helping others find justice.

King of the Wheel: Student Christian Dixie Is ‘What the World Needs Right Now’

In the middle of the coronavirus outbreak, a Yahoo.com news article called Ball State student Christian Dixie “precisely what the world needs now.”

Q&A: The Power of Giving Back

Despite the demands of being principal partner for an Indianapolis real estate development and construction firm as well as a wife and mother, it was important for Kelli Lawrence, ’01, to stay connected to her alma mater.

How Ball State Helps Muncie Residents Improve Their Neighborhoods

Heather Williams moved to Chicago after graduating from Ball State in 2002. Surprisingly, she felt limited in a metro area with more than nine million people. She struggled to find work that paid the bills and was also rewarding. So, she returned to Muncie, population 70,000. Muncie was an unexpected land of opportunity. She earned […]