• University is ready for its Founders’ Day Celebration set for Thursday, Aug. 28 on the North Campus Quad in Big Rapids.
  • Ferris is set to welcome new and returning students to Big Rapids for the Fall 2014 semester that begins on Monday, Aug. 25.
  • Ferris' nationally-recognized Welding Engineering Technology program is getting a boost from a former professor who wants to help students working toward a career in the in-demand field.
  • Athletics and the BAA publicly launched one of the school's largest athletics-related fundraising campaigns ever by announcing a major $1.5 million "Be A Playmaker" endowment campaign.
  • Ferris State University’s group, one that included six College of Engineering Technology students, volunteered to assist people in need in the Kansas City community.
  • Kaylia Ervin is learning and aiming to make a difference in the lives of foster youth during her summer internship on Capitol Hill.
  • Trustees has approved a new Master of Public Health degree for its College of Health Professions and other items at its regular meeting, held via conference call, on Tuesday, July 15.
  • Six Ferris College of Engineering Technology students competed in late June at the SkillsUSA Championships in Kansas City, Mo.
  • Hall of Fame and 14-time Emmy Award-winning broadcaster Dick Enberg will be the keynote speaker at The Ferris Foundation for Excellence Benefit on Friday, Oct. 24 at DeVos Place in Grand Rapids.

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