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Ball State mourns the loss of devoted alumna, wife of Trustee Hollis Hughes

Contributed by: Gail L Werner
Published: Wednesday, 07 December 2016 10:00 AM
The Ball State University community is saddened to learn of the passing of Lavera Knight Hughes, a Ball State alumna and the wife of Ball State Trustee Hollis E. Hughes Jr. Learn more.

Join Interim President Terry King for the New Faculty Academy Showcase and Reception

Contributed by: Gail L Werner
Published: Monday, 05 December 2016 8:00 AM
Interim President Terry King invites the campus community to a showcase and reception for the New Faculty Academy, an event celebrating the accomplishments of the 2016-17 Alpha faculty class, to be held from 4-6 p.m. January 18 in the Alumni Center’s Assembly Hall.
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Invitation To Ball State University Citizens Police Academy

Contributed by: Michael Baker
Published: Friday, 02 December 2016 12:00 PM
The purpose of the Citizens Police Academy is to educate the public about the police services delivered by Ball State University Police Department, in order to foster understanding and community support. The goal of this department is, to build partnership within the community. Ball State University Police Department has prepared a comprehensive training program to provide participants with an overview of the various divisions, units, and functions of the police department.

The Academy includes an orientation of all police operations, hiring, training, and law of arrest, patrol, traffic enforcement, investigations, homicide investigations, drug enforcement, canine unit, community relations, crime prevention, and a visit to the Delaware County Jail.

The Citizens Police Academy concludes with a completion ceremony that will be held at a location to be announced. Students completing the training will receive a certificate of completion; take with them a better understanding of Ball State University Police Department and the role of law enforcement officers in today’s society.

Each class is limited to 24 students. Applicants will be notified by email of acceptance to attend. Once the class is full, applicants will be allowed to reapply the following year.

Do not delay. We have a secure fax, or you may email your application today. Applicants who would like more information can contact Sergeant Michael J. Baker Sr. at (765)285-3009 or email at or secured fax (765) 285-8148.

Ball State University Police Department
Crime Prevention Unit
200 North McKinley Ave
Muncie, Indiana 47306

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