By Sean Chipman, News Editor

New Chief on Campus: Department of Public Saftey Police Cheif Bruce Borkovich was selected and hired in May. Borkovich has experience as a Michigan conservation officer and worked on the Mt. Pleasant narcotics team. Photo By: Eric Trandel | Photo Editor

New chief on deck

Chief Bruce Borkovich brings drug enforcement background to Ferris Department of Public Safety Starting a new job can come with headaches, but the new Department of Public Safety Police Chief Bruce Borkovich knows that he isn’t doing anything alone. “We have some excellent...

Chatting with the president

A few questions on all things Ferris Dr. David Eisler has served as Ferris State University president for nearly 10 years. Before his current title, President Eisler spent more than 25 years teaching with administrative duties at...

Carry on campus

Ferris students want to be able to use their gun licensing on campus property Xander Walsh carries a heavy load around the Ferris State campus, but he’s not complaining. He wants to add a few more ounces to his right hip. Walsh has fashioned...
Wink Rockin’:We The Kings performed in Novemeber as headliners for Autumn Alive. Next year’s Autumn Alive recently had a new budget approved for a different experience. Photo By: Brock Copus | Multimedia Editor

Revamping Autumn Alive

Large scale changes to next year’s show may make event more appealing to students Correction April 25: David Lebin’s name was printed as “Lieben” and the attendance of last year’s Autumn Alive was 541, instead of the 451 that was printed. Ferris students won’t...
Hands in Prayer: Participants of the Walk Against Domestic Violence pause for a moment of reflection during their walk through downtown. The walk was collaborated by My Sister’s Keeper and Women’s Information Services, Inc. (WISE). Photo By: Sean Chipman | Ferris State Torch

Finding a voice for change

Ferris students march to spread awareness for domestic violence Andrea Beck-Jones has many titles. She is a Ferris State graduate student in business administration, a secretary for multicultural student services and a survivor of domestic abuse. “Being a domestic...

Ferris student government president is named

After a three day online election process, a president was chosen Current vice-president Erin Williams will replace Byron Williams as Ferris State University student government president for the 2013-14 school year. “Student government is the voice of Ferris State University. It...