The Orient ceased publication after 78 volumes with its final edition in 1996. A complete collection of the yearbooks in print is open for use at Ball State University Archives and Special Collections.
Below is a selection of images that can be found in various Orient yearbooks.
|Ball State's undefeated 1949 football team, |
from p. 149 of the 1950 Orient
|The Ball State Teachers College Band, from p. 216 of the |
|Lambda Chi Alpha's Bike-a-Thon Fundraiser, |
from p. 125 of the 1965 Orient
|Jazz legend Louis Armstrong performs|
at Ball State, from p. 58 of the 1961 Orient