By Sarah Force, Ferris State Torch

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...
Photo by Sarah Force|Ferris State Torch

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,...

Greek Week begins

Greek organizations raise money for Make-A-Wish Friendly competition, philanthropy and fun are all part of this year’s Greek Week. The events kicked off April 7. Greek chapters of Ferris brought Mardi Gras to campus as this...

Eliminating prejudice

Pi Lambda Phi to bring people together through basketball The men of Pi Lambda Phi decided to unify students in the best way they know how: a basketball tournament. The basketball tournament is part of Pi Lambda Phi’s philanthropy,...