Insurance and Risk Management

  • Corey Bledsoe receives The Anita Benedetti Scholar Award

    February 6th, 2015The Insurance and Risk Managment (RIMS) program here at Ferris State University is extremely competitive, which makes Corey Bledsoe receiving the Anita Benedetti Scholar award quite the achievement. Insurance and Risk Management professor Dr. David Brown has taught Corey, and had this to say “The subject of my pride and congratulations today is Ferris State University student Corey Bledsoe who just learned that he has been selected as an Anita Benedetti Scholar for the upcoming RIMS annual conference in New Orleans. Corey is a dual major in actuarial science and also risk management and insurance, and he is President of the Gamma Iota Sigma-Upsilon Chapter at Ferris State. Corey is now making plans to attend the RIMS conference, with his...
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  • Ethan Henderson: Amerisure Commercial Marketing Underwriter

    February 5th, 2015Since graduating last spring, Risk Management and Insurance alumnus Ethan Henderson has found his place as a Commercial Marketing Underwriter for Amerisure. In our interview, Ethan told COB about the opportunities he took advantage of during his time at Ferris, including switching into the RMI program, and how it all set him up for success in his current career....
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  • Risk Management and Insurance Student: Scott Sawyer

    October 28th, 2014Current Student Scott Sawyer paints a picture about what it's really like to study Risk Management and Insurance. "The insurance and risk management industry is one of the most rewarding and fulfilling fields a student can pursue," he says....
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  • Studying in the Insurance and Risk Management Program

    March 28th, 2014Sarah Scobey found herself drawn to statistical analysis and management styles while studying at Ferris State University. While searching for a career path other than statistician, she found her passion in the Insurance and Risk Management program. Scobey, a second-year student from Middleville, Mich., is building her career towards becoming a risk manager for a large, well-known company. Her end goal is to become head of a risk management department....
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