News & Noteworthy

  • AIGA Takes On the Big Apple

    October 28th, 2013On October 17, graphic design upperclassmen ventured 14 hours by bus to visit one of the largest hubs of design in the world: New York City. On this jam-packed three day trip, students had the chance to tour notorious design firms, visit Times Square, see AIGA headquarters, explore the Museum of Modern Art, and assess branding along 5th Avenue, amongst several other things. Students were shown the true meaning of branding in action....
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  • Professor Lianne Briggs Furthers Accomplishments

    October 14th, 2013In July 2013, Professor Lianne Briggs completed Train the Trainer Certification in Hotel Industry Analytics (CHIA) offered through the SHARE Center by the American Hotel & Lodging Educational Institute (AH&EI) in partnership with Smith Travel Research (STR). In addition, she was chosen to serve on the National Occupational Competency Testing Institute’s (NOCTI) test revision team as a Subject Matter Expert for the Commercial Foods exam during summer 2013. Professor Briggs was also selected to receive the Rich Media Textbook Initiative from the Faculty Center for Teaching & Learning (FCTL) at Ferris....
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  • Hospitality Students Participate in ISTTE Conference

    October 14th, 2013Four Flint campus Ferris State University students and instructor, Dr. Lorie Tuma, participated in the International Society of Travel & Tourism Educators (ISTTE) conference on Geotourism in Detroit, MI....
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  • Professor Published in Accounting and Finance Journal

    October 7th, 2013Dr. Cheolwoo Lee, Associate Professor, recently published a singly-authored paper titled "Analyst Firm Parent-Subsidiary Relationship and Conflict of Interest: Evidence from IPO Recommendations" in the September issue of the journal " Accounting and Finance" (2013, Volume. 53, No. 3)....
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  • Victory at Brand X Competition for Graphic Design Students

    October 7th, 2013This past spring, Ferris Graphic Design students Haley Hawes, Ashley Kasul, Brandon Knap, and Alex Papin took second place in the national Brand X Experience Design Student Competition. While winning the $2,000 prize was a bonus, the most important thing these young designers learned is that their experience in the design program at Ferris has fully equipped them for success....
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  • Junior Expo

    October 3rd, 2013  Junior Expo If you are a College of Business student that is interested in internships, study away, masters programs, and graduation, this video is for you....
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  • PTM Award Recipients

    October 2nd, 2013Every spring the Professional Tennis Management program at Ferris State University hosts a world class tennis conference for students within the program and for the PTM alumni from around the world. The 2013 PTM Tennis Conference on April 5-6th was once again a showcase of why the PTM program at Ferris State is second to none and continues to be the leader in training students for outstanding careers in the tennis industry....
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  • PTM Alumni Re-elected to USPTA National Board of Directors

    October 2nd, 2013Dan Moster, a 1988 graduate of the Professional Tennis Management program, has recently been elected to a second term as a Vice President on the USPTA National Board of Directors and will serve a two year term (2013-2015)....
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