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Autumn aLive: The annual Autumn aLlive Concert sponsored by the Music Industry Management Association will be held on Nov. 11 in the Wink Arena. Ticket cost is $10 for students and $20 for general public. Torch File Photo

Autumn brings Ferris alive

Annual fall concert to feature country music artist Autumn aLive 2010 brings country artist Joe Nichols to Ferris State University as the headliner for this year’s performance. Ginell Narvaiz, 2010 Music Industry Management Association (MIMA) booking agent, explained...

Asinine advising

Students often complain about not getting enough help from their advisors I have heard a vast multitude of horror stories from both friends and strangers about having issues with their advisors. Students being one class short of being able to graduate,...
Student Discussions: Morgan Toms and Danielle Hoskey discuss controversial topics at the event “Free Speech, When It Goes Too Far.” Discussion topics were about anything from offensive imagery and bullying to the recent FSU T-shirts. Photo By: Angie Walukonis | Photographer

Freedom of what?

Students discuss the existence of freedom of speech Students voiced their opinions on controversial topics Nov. 3 at “Free Speech, When It Goes Too Far.” The event was an open, candid discussion in IRC 120 about derogatory statements,...
Showing Support: The West Central Concert Band will be performing their annual Veteran’s Day Concert on Nov. 14 at 4 p.m. in the Williams Auditorium. The concert will be held in order to honor and support troops who are serving our country. Photo Courtesy of Dr. Richard Cohen

Memory through music

Ferris West Central Concert Band remembers services of past and current troops In honor of those who put their lives on the line to serve our country, the West Central Concert Band will be performing the eighth annual Veterans Day Concert on...
Falling Short: Tom Schneider, Ferris quarterback, steps into the end zone during Saturday’s game against Michigan Tech. The Bulldogs fell short with a final score of 16-28. Photo By: Brock Copus | Photographer

Freefallin’

Ferris drops fourth-straight with loss against Michigan Tech The Bulldogs couldn’t shake their recent slide as they dropped their fourth-straight game with a 28-16 loss to Michigan Tech in the home finale for Ferris. On Senior Day for...

Make the call home

Though parents seem to check in too often, they deserve the time of day As I finished up my senior year of high school, I could not wait to get my freedom. Sure, I loved my parents and my home, but there was just...
Sending Miami Home: Sophomore forward Kyle Bonis, below, lines up a shot and celebrates a goal against the No. 1 nationally-ranked Miami (Ohio) RedHawks, above. Ferris State defeated Miami Friday and Saturday games. The Bulldog victories improve the Bulldogs’ 2010-11 season record to 5-3-2 overall and 2-2-2-2 in conference play. Photos By: Brock Copus | Photographer

Break out the brooms

Bulldogs sweep No. 1 Miami in weekend series at home The Bulldogs shocked the seemingly unbeatable No. 1 nationally-ranked Miami (Ohio) RedHawks with two dramatic victories. “I was very happy with the win and it meant a lot to the...

Safer streets

DPS strengthens enforcement of traffic regulations Area law enforcement will be cracking down on pedestrian and traffic safety violators in Big Rapids. On Nov. 11, officers will spend several hours monitoring walkers and drivers along South...