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Scott Wise Expands Business but Keeps Original Flavor

[dropcap]T[/dropcap]here’s a secret, of sorts, to Scott Wise’s business success. Wise, ’95, founder of Scotty’s Brewhouse, started with a single site in the Village near Ball State and slowly over time, has added locations around Indiana. But what’s likely to happen next could surprise even Wise, who is the hardest worker and biggest believer in […]

On Alternative Spring Break, Students Trade Leisure for Life Lessons

Student volunteers traveled to a challenged St. Louis enclave, stepped into the realities of its residents and took away a new perspective.

Social Media Center Turns Savvy Students Into Digital Marketing Pros

The Center for Advancement of Digital Marketing and Analytics closes the gap between student ability and real-world marketing needs.

Angela Ahrendts Extols the Power of Listening and Collaboration

The 1981 alumna and senior vice president at Apple wows Miller College of Business students during a recent visit to Indianapolis.

A Father Builds a Nursery Business; 2 Sons Help Him Spread Its Roots

Ball State grads Bob and Danny Wasson help their father, Bob Sr., plan the second expansion of the 40-year-old nursery and landscaping business in a decade.

Hundreds Show Their Gratitude for 3rd Annual Thank a Donor Day

Students write thank you cards to alumni and other friends of Ball State who help make their education — and many other initiatives — possible.

Indy 500 Driver’s Son Tears It Up in Class, on the Track

Ball State junior Michael Goodyear, son of two-time Indy 500 driver Scott Goodyear, is preparing for a future in business and racing in equal measure.