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New print management initiative: Print Smart

Contributed by: Gail L. Werner
Published: Tuesday, 01 September 2015 10:00 AM
In response to the concerns expressed by the university community, President Ferguson requested that we reevaluate our print management initiative across campus. We have heard your concerns related to cost, print management control, and departmental niche needs and have made significant changes to the initiative. As we move forward with the newly named and newly designed Print Smart initiative, please know that we are dedicated to improving our communication across the campus. Learn more.

Ball State Brand Listening Sessions To Be Conducted in September

Contributed by: Gail L. Werner
Published: Friday, 28 August 2015 4:30 PM
The Division of Strategic Communications is conducting public sessions on the new proposed brand elements for Ball State. Please join us for one of the following listening sessions. Learn more.

Lynyrd Skynyrd - Tickets On Sale Now!

Contributed by: Kristi Chambers
Published: Friday, 28 August 2015 10:00 AM
New Covenant Productions proudly presents Rock & Roll Hall of Famers LYNYRD SKYNYRD live in concert on Saturday, October 3, 2015 at Emens Auditorium in Muncie, Indiana located at 1800 West Riverside Avenue. Learn more.

Announcing CharlieTown Tailgates

Contributed by: Debbie Linegar
Published: Thursday, 27 August 2015 1:00 PM
Smell the aroma of freshly grilled hot dogs...
Dance to a little music...
Watch your kiddos have fun playing games and showing their spirit with cardinal tattoos...
Sing the fight song and socialize with fellow fans...

Located on the west lawn of the Alumni Center, CharlieTown features food and beverage at the
Chirp 'n' Grill, a family fun zone with FREE access to inflatables, and music.

Meal package: hot dog, bag of chips, soft drink or water, and dessert for $5.00!

CharlieTown and the Chirp 'n' Grill will be open two hours prior to kick off for all home games, except Homecoming which will be three hours prior to kick off.

• Thursday, September 3 vs. Virginia Military Institute
• Saturday, October 3 vs. Toledo (Homecoming)
• Saturday, October 17 vs. Georgia State
• Saturday, October 24 vs. Central Michigan (Family Weekend)
• Saturday, October 31 vs. UMass
• Tuesday, November 24 vs. Bowling Green

Visit to learn more and to register for the meal package.

Hope to see you on game day!
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Apartment complex or community? Study finds better wording may improve perception

Contributed by: Anna Beyer
Published: Wednesday, 26 August 2015 1:30 PM
Is it an apartment complex or an apartment community? Study promotes proper word choice to improve the public’s perception of apartment life.
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Welcome back, Cardinals!

Contributed by: Nathan Neely
Published: Monday, 24 August 2015 12:00 PM

News from the Ball State Technology Store!

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We're out for blood!!!

Contributed by: Sarah Newell
Published: Monday, 24 August 2015 8:30 AM


Angels for Life - Ball State University Blood Drive

Tuesday, Sep 15 2015
9am-4pm at Pruis Hall

Wednesday, Sep 16 2015
9am-4pm at Pruis Hall

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2015-16 Diversity Associates Program

Contributed by: Julie Eiser
Published: Friday, 21 August 2015 8:00 AM
The Office of Institutional Diversity (OID) invites faculty to submit applications for the 2015-2016 Diversity Associates Program. Once again, we invite submissions in the areas of research, inclusive pedagogy, immersive learning and undergraduate research, diversity dialogue workshop, or grant project.

The Diversity Associate application deadline is September 11, 2015.

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