Gathering, Writing, and Publishing Senior’s Personal Stories and Triumphs of Resistance and Resiliency Ageism in our contemporary society is a problem. Seniors are perceived from a deficit instead of being realized as a rich repository of history, wisdom, experience, and stories. Seniors deserve our respect, to be valued, and to have their voices heard. The […]
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Are you interested in collaborative work and local history? Professor Laura Romano is instructing a semester-long immersive learning course about makerspaces and their value in cities in the wake of an industrial decline. Makerspaces are collaborative, community spaces that extend typically inaccessible resources to a larger population.
Are you currently battling depression? Have you been diagnosed with depression? Do you want to make a difference? We’re excited to tell you about Facing Depression: a collaboration between Ball State University and The Facing Project. Facing Depression hopes to inspire a dialogue around depression—an issue that touches so many lives in our community, yet is […]
Last week, I was walking down Main Street when I saw this on the marquee of the Muncie Civic Theater. Yes, I know this is Muncie, Indiana, not New York City, but it’s still pretty cool to see the name of your book on a theater marquee. Last year, an amazing group of Ball State […]