• Total scholarship monies awarded to Ferris students, for the 2014-15 academic year, amounted to $26,700.
  • A longtime advocate of access to and the pursuit of quality higher education, Dennis Nickels feels right at home as one of the newest appointees to The Ferris Foundation Board of Directors.
  • The week’s events include informational sessions, on-campus interviews, an etiquette dinner and a graduate school fair.
  • The Board of Trustees approved a memorandum of understanding to help establish a downtown school for grades 6 through 12.
  • “Beyond: Diversity” includes events throughout the academic year to promote diversity. Some of the featured events will include book study groups, educational banners, panel discussion, workshops and more.
  • 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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