By Sarah Force, Lifestyles Editor

Alpha Sigma Tau and Phi Sigma Kappa celebrate being lip sync champs during Spring Greek week. Being part of the Greek community gives you the opportunity to participate in events such as these on campus.

GOING GRΣΣk

New students can get involved by joining the Greek community Contrary to popular belief, there is more to Greek life on campus than parties. Fraternities and sororities can provide a home away from home and long-lasting friendships. Joining a Greek...

Kendall president resigns

Unanswered questions surround Rosen’s unexpected departure President Rosen of Kendall College of Art and Design (KCAD) in Grand Rapids unexpectedly resigned two months before his intended resignation date. After rumors and speculation of his resignation a...
Professor Betsy Verwys celebrates after completing the Gazelle Girl Marathon in Grand Rapids, raising money for SowHope with every mile she ran.Photo Provided By: Betsy Verwys

Gazelle Girl

Verwys runs half-marathon for third-world women Ferris professor Betsy Verwys ran with a purpose on April 13. “I was challenged by a friend of mine to set new goals for myself as I trained for this...

Erickson named NMU President

Ferris VP of Academic Affairs to assume new role on July 1 Ferris provost and vice president of academic affairs has just been named president of Northern Michigan University. NMU narrowed down 54 applicants to 10 semifinalists. After extensive interviews, four finalists...

Mind on your money

Ferris students learn about money management Ferris students had the opportunity to learn how to end money stress in an event for Money Smart Week. Green Path Debt Solutions Representative Mark Munzenberg created a presentation specifically...
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Big Rapids Blackout

Ferris assists Big Rapids community after severe storms Ferris is opening its arms to members of the Big Rapids community affected by the powerful storm that hit this weekend. Big Rapids residents experienced washed out roads, power outages,...