News Brief

“Social Justice Speaker: Herman Boone”- 5-Star Event
Herman Boone, the real-life football coach from the film, “Remember the Titans” will be speaking about issues relevant to college and university communities, such as diversity and leadership on Wednesday, September 10th.

The presentation, sponsored by the Social Work Association, will focus on issues that are relevant to a university campus, such as diversity and the importance of teamwork.  The event will take place at 7 p.m. in Williams Auditorium.

Beer, Booze, and Books
This presentation by Jim Matthews is designed to equip students with the facts about how drinking can affect academic and social choices. Matthews has given this presentation at over 400 schools and to more than 400,000 students.

Students attending this event for an FSUS course will have proof of attendance by getting their tickets stamped at the end of the presentation.   The event will be held twice, once at 11 a.m. and again at 7 p.m. on September 12th in Williams Auditorium.

Interim Dean
Cheryl Cluchey has been named interim dean for Extended and International Operations at Ferris State University as announced Tuesday, Sept. 2 by the Office of the Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs.

Cluchey will be directly responsible for the main functions of Extended and International Operations both in Big Rapids and off-campus operations.