By Hailey Klingel, Ferris State Torch

Students participate in helping clean up Big Rapids by volunteering for the Big Event. This event is held during spring semester.

Giving back

Volunteering is good for the resume and the heart Students who desire contributing to a greater good, opportunities for new friendship, and building their resume can take advantage of the many service options Ferris offers. The volunteering choices at...

Life as an Honors student

One Ferris student opens up about her experience in the Honors Program A scholarship to cover the extra cost of a single room, priority registration, an extremely supportive staff—what college student wouldn’t want to join a program that offers these perks? Ferris...
Every year, members of Big Rapids and Ferris are invited to experience food, dance and other traditions of the various cultures represented by the many international students at Ferris. Here a young boy learns how to use chopsticks at the China booth.

Photo By: Tori Thomas | Photographer

Bringing the world to Ferris

International Student Organization seeks to connect students of different cultures Big Rapids, a small, traditional Midwest town, doesn’t offer many opportunities to interact with cultures from around the globe. However, one Ferris RSO is trying to change that. The International...