COVID’s impact on college students and resident assistants

            In the psychiatric world, many have begun to focus on college students and their mental health. One study done by Healthy Minds and shared via press release by the American Psychiatric Association surveyed 150,000 college students over a span of 10 years.             The results are promising for these college students. The study found Read More …

Internet down at Ball State

Yesterday at approximately 2 pm Ball state’s internet servers were shut down. The cause? A potential intrusion on the university’s campus-wide system According to an email from Loren Malm, Vice President for Information and Technology and Chief Information Officer, the university was able to take preventive security measures by shutting down the campus internet Malm Read More …

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 …