Ball State's board selected Geoffrey Mearns for the position last month, but wasn't certain when he would start.
Indiana Gov. Mike Pence will soon be the sixth Hoosier to serve as the vice president of the United States.
Trump said that Pence was his first choice, and pointed to Indiana's economy as the primary reason he made the selection.
A crowd of people gathered to meet the GOP presidential candidate.
The protest came days before a primary where the Carrier story has taken center stage.
Carson told the standing-room-only crowd that a president can consult experts on topics he is unfamiliar with, like international relations.
Hillary Clinton will visit Indianapolis as she tours the country on her campaign for the Democratic nomination for president.
Lawmakers say the bill that would allow Pence to run for both governor and president in 2016 likely won't even get a hearing in the state Senate.
Gov. Mike Pence says he will discuss the notion with his family and announce his decision sometime after the 2015 legislative session.
A political strategist has a message for potential presidential candidates: if you’re going to run, run.