New scholarship available within Ball State’s Department of Special Education

Muncie, IN – Ball State’s Department of Special Education has announced a new scholarship for graduate students. However, there is a catch. Students must belong to a marginalized population and main a 3.25 GPA or higher. According to a press release, the “inclusive Excellence Scholarship” will offer two things: financial support and promote diversity. The Read More …

WCRD National News Update

By: Bandith Carr News 1-7-21             After promising just yesterday that “we will never concede,” President Donald Trump put out a statement before dawn this morning that, “Even though I totally disagree with the outcome of the election, and the facts bear me out, nevertheless, there will be an orderly transition on January 20th.”             Read More …

BSU Students Required to Test for COVID-19

Vice President of Student Affairs Ro-Anne Royer Engle announced that allreturning Ball State students must receive a negative COVID-19 test or self-quarantine before returning to campus for the spring semester. This does include off-campus living. The test must be taken within 7 days of returning to campus. Once you receive a negative test and show Read More …

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 …