Add to MyYahoo RSS

Ferris State University News

News on Ferris State University continually updated from thousands of sources around the net.

Yesterday | Grand Valley Lanthorn

GVSU partners with Grand Rapids Public Schools

Grand Valley State University has been working closely with the Grand Rapids Public Schools to create the Grand Rapids Public Museum School, opening in the fall of 2015.


Related Topix: Grand Valley State University, Grand Rapids, MI

Thu Aug 21, 2014

GRCC president reflects on highlights, challenges as new school year approaches

President Steven Ender highlighted the accomplishments and challenges facing Grand Rapids Community College as students, faculty and staff ready for a new school year and a series of events marking the institution's 100th anniversary.


Tue Aug 19, 2014


Why The New Ram Trucks Boss Picked A Great & Awful Time To Get Promoted

Reid Bigland is moving from his position as the Head of Ram Truck Brand to take command of Alfa Romeo in the NAFTA region.


Related Topix: Central Michigan University, Autos

Grand Rapids schools formalizing plans for new Museum School

Grand Rapids Public Schools is getting closer to being able to enroll students in a new Museum School scheduled for the 2015-16 school year with a formal presentation today, Aug 19, before the school board's Academic Achievement Committee.


Related Topix: Grand Rapids, MI, Kendall College, Grand Valley State University

Sun Aug 17, 2014

Battle Creek Enquirer

First in their families

Rebeca Tani said she doesn't want a job, she wants a career. The 18-year-old said her father told her the difference between a job and a career is one you do because you have to, and the other you do because you enjoy it.


Related Topix: Calhoun County, MI, Grand Valley State University

Fri Aug 15, 2014

Ferris State Alumni Association awards $24,000 in scholarships to 21 students

The Ferris State University Alumni Association has awarded $24,000 in Legacy Scholarships to 21 students for the 2014-15 school year.


Related Topix: Hudsonville, MI, Big Rapids, MI

Farmington Hills Observer

Bernadine Vida is undergoing chemotherapy after a mastectomy of her left breast.

Victoria the Golden Eagle perches next to Redford resident Bernadine Vida on one of her many trips overseas.


Related Topix: Redford, MI, Travel, Pacific Travel, Australia Travel, Home Listing, Home, Kendall College of Art and Design

WOTV Battle Creek

Finances are a big part of the college experience

BIG RAPIDS, Mich Campus of Ferris State University in Big Rapids getting ready for the 2014-15 school year.


Related Topix: Big Rapids, MI

WOTV Battle Creek

Tables, chairs, pool table in dorm room area

BIG RAPIDS, Mich Maranda got a chance to tour one of the residence halls at Ferris State University .


Related Topix: Big Rapids, MI

Thu Aug 14, 2014

Times Herald

Ferris University graduates and honors

Jeffrey Dewitte of Clay Township; Taylor Miller of Berlin Township; Sarah Herbert of Allenton; Nicholas Torney of Ira Township; Michael Debano of Jeddo; Matthew Harris of Cottrellville Township; Jessie Smith and Adam Cieslinski, both of Marysville; Marceya Clark and Anthony Petix, both of New Baltimore; Jonathan Richmond and Travis Reed, both of ... (more)


Related Topix: Allenton, MI, Jeddo, MI, Marysville, MI, New Baltimore, MI, Richmond, MI

State of Michigan

Snyder makes appointment to Michigan Humanities Council

Thursday, Aug. 14, 2014 LANSING, Mich. Gov. Rick Snyder today announced the appointment of Miranda Krajniak, of Grand Rapids, to the Michigan Humanities Council.


Related Topix: Rick Snyder, US Governors, Lansing, MI, Saugatuck, MI

Wed Aug 13, 2014

WXMI-TV Grand Rapids

KCAD_MI_Samantha Stutzman_140701__MG_9896

"It is communicating what doctors and medical professionals, science professionals do," said David Gianfredi, assistant professor at Kendall College of Art and Design .


Related Topix: Kendall College of Art and Design, Michigan State University, Michigan

Local charter school authorizers work on oversight issues, as State Board pushes legislative changes

The president of Lake Superior State University, which authorizes a handful of West Michigan schools, says the university is working with the state Department of Education resolve outstanding issues that has it on a list of those at-risk of suspension.


Related Topix: Lake Superior State University, Grand Valley State University, Zeeland, MI

Mon Aug 11, 2014

WLNS-TV Lansing

Nearly A Dozen Charter School Authorizers Face Suspension

The department says the 28-year-old Brampton, Ontario, driver had opened alcohol containers with him and tested far above the legal limit for alcohol.


Related Topix: Canada, Lansing, MI, Okemos, MI, Grand Valley State University

Daily Press & Argus

11 charter school authorizers risk state suspension for deficiencies

Eleven charter school authorizers - including one of the biggest authorizers in the state - are at risk of suspension, according to the Michigan Department of Education.


Related Topix: Michigan, Eastern Michigan University, Grand Valley State University, Lake Superior State University, Muskegon Heights, MI

Fri Aug 08, 2014

After wrong-way I-96 crash, 22-year-old victim faces hiatus in police career

Mitchell Hamm's family is grateful he's still alive, given the gravity of a wrong-way crash on I-96 more than a month ago.


Related Topix: Kent County, MI, Coopersville, MI

Former Ferris State professor creates endowment for welding scholarhships

A former Ferris State University professor is leaving his estate to the Big Rapids school, which will then be used to provide scholarships to students majoring in welding engineering technology .


Related Topix: Big Rapids, MI

Wed Aug 06, 2014

Grand Rapids DJ becomes West Michigan TV entertainment reporter

The West Michigan native on Monday began work at the FOX TV affiliate in West Michigan after wrapping up a six-year stint in local radio.


Related Topix: Michigan, The National, Entertainment, Television

Tue Aug 05, 2014

Local artists' work on display this month during second annual Wyoming Art Cruise

The event, which takes place the entire month of August, features 22 artists with work ranging from photography to watercolors to computer graphics.


Related Topix: Photography, Arts, Jenison, MI, Kendall College of Art and Design

Wed Jul 30, 2014

WOTV Battle Creek

Summer camp teaches skills through video games

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. Ferris State University in Grand Rapids was recently named one of the top 25 in undergrad programs for digital animation by the Princeton Review.


Related Topix: Grand Rapids, MI, Education Etc.


Ferris State University Hot Topics