Tag: neighborhoods

  • IDEA conference gets all dressed up for 2024

    MUNCIE – More than 130 people attended this year’s IDEA conference March 2 on the campus of Ball State University. And during his opening remarks, Mitch Isaacs said they all had something in common. “We all love Muncie,” Isaacs, Executive Director of Shafer Leadership Academy, said. “We all love our community.” The Intentional Development and […]

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  • Muncie well-represented at NUSA Conference

    UPDATE: The team placed fifth in the “Social Revitalization/Neighborliness” category for Regional Best Neighborhood Program for the Muncie IDEA Conference. “The sessions at the conference were so interesting, and I learned several new things that we are going to put into play at our next IDEA Conference,” Krista said.  Two Office of Community Engagement (OCE) […]

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  • Participants speaking to each other at a table in the main conference room at the 2022 event.

    A Sure Bet

    IDEA Conference will have a “full house” Organizers of the eighth annual Neighborhood IDEA Conference will have a “full house” at the free March 4 event on Ball State University’s campus. Registration for the event, as of Feb. 13, is at capacity. “The IDEA Conference is my favorite day in Muncie,” said Heather Williams, program […]

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  • A student in a white hardhat and maroon jacket works on wooden joists in an unfinished ceiling.

    ecoREHAB receives first ever Outstanding Community Partner Award

    By Erin Moore, Associate Director of Communications, Office of Community Engagement This year, the Office of Community Engagement coordinated a nomination process for local organizations that have truly become excellent co-educators in community-based learning experiences. The recipient of the Ball State University’s first Outstanding Community Partner Award is ecoREHAB of Muncie, Inc. ecoREHAB is a […]

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