LIFESTYLES


Associate Director of David Owsley Museum of Art Rachel Anne Buckmaster poses for a photo Feb. 19 in the David Owsley Museum of Art. 'Arts Alive', an event series held annually by the College of Fine Arts. Mya Cataline, DN
Associate Director of David Owsley Museum of Art Rachel Anne Buckmaster poses for a photo Feb. 19 in the David Owsley Museum of Art. 'Arts Alive', an event series held annually by the College of Fine Arts. Mya Cataline, DN

Campus Event 2/27/2024, 10:00am

Students and East-Central Indiana residents get to experience the arts firsthand with 'Arts Alive'

Sitting in front of a round table located in the middle of his office, decorated with lush green plants and surrealist decor, Seth Beckman explained why Arts Alive was created and is significant. 


Film 1/16/2024, 10:00am

4 films that pass the Bechdel Test and 4 that don’t.

There are many ways the general public can review the overall reaction of a movie: Rotten Tomatoes, IMBd, news publications, etc. People have also developed tests that can be applied to movies to measure the level of inclusivity. One example of these tests is the Bechdel Test.


Cars 12/30/2023, 10:58am

4 tips to keep you and your car safe this winter

According to the U.S. Department of Transportation Federal Highway Administration, 24 percent of weather-related crashes happen on snowy, slushy or icy pavement resulting in the deaths of over 1,300 people and over 116,800 injured each year.


Graduation 12/9/2023, 10:00am

5 tips for a solid resume

With Ball State University’s fall semester coming to a close and winter commencement on Dec. 16, a new batch of students will be entering the job market looking for a place.


Graduation 12/7/2023, 10:00am

Looking professional is affordable, thanks to services both in the community and on campus.

With Fall Commencement comes a great deal of ceremony: cap and gown, “Pomp and Circumstance” and the speeches of proud faculty and peers. It’s a thoroughly fancy affair – a dignified send-off to four long years of hard work and memories. While it marks the end of the class of 2023’s college years, it’s only the beginning of a life of formalities.