Mask Mandate in Effect

This past Wednesday, Indiana Governor Eric Holcomb announced a mask mandate going into effect this upcoming Monday.  Here are the determining factors behind the decision. Getting children back to school and keeping businesses open and operating. An increase in Covid-19 positivity rate. An increase in the number of Hoosiers hospitalized for COVID-19. Additional counties seeing Read More …

Ball State Housing Has Announced a Move-in Plan

Muncie,IN – In an email to students that will be staying in the residence halls during the 2020-2021 academic year, Ball State University Housing went through the move-in procedure. The department is planning a different move-in method that has not been used in previous academic years, stating that in order “To help reduce the density of Read More …

Ball State Makes Statement Regarding ICE and Student Safety

Muncie, IN – This past Wednesday, Ball State University made a statement regarding the crackdown on international students taking online classes conducted by the Unites States Immigration and Customs Enforcement. The Student and Exchange Visitor Program which was announced on July 6th mandates that students holding a F -1 and M – 1 visa attending Read More …

Former Director for the Office of Student Life at Ball State Facing Child Pornography Charges

Muncie, IN – Jim Hague has been charged with five counts involving child pornography, based on court documents from the United States Attorney’s Office in the Southern District of Indiana. Hague’s identity had been confirmed on July 8 by his attorney William H. Dazey Jr. The former director was indicted by the federal grand jury Read More …

Ball State Has Announced its COVID-19 Era Plans For the L.A. Pittenger Student Center.

Muncie, IN – The center will continue to offer services within the ball state campus. These services include the Tally Food Court, Starbucks, Post Office, Ball State Federal Credit Union ATM, and Hot heads on campus. The university plans to begin a phased approach of reopening the building completely. As of right now, hours of Read More …