News Briefs

Conference on aging
On Thursday, April 7, and Friday, April 8, Ferris will be hosting a conference on how aging affects future careers, economics and our personal lives. This will provide an opportunity to think together about this topic, share research and insights, discuss the challenges and consider the implications. Faculty, staff, students and community members are invited to attend. It is free and no registration is required. This conference will be held in the IRC, IRC Connector and the Business Building on April 7 and the University Center on April 8.

Infinite Black Suitcase
At 7:30 p.m. on April 7 – 9, and at 2:30 p.m. on Sunday, April 10, FSU Theater will be performing Infinite Black Suitcase by EM Lewis. Tickets are $10 for adults, $7 for seniors and $5 for students. They can be purchased in advance online at or at the box office the day of the performance.

Queer Monologues
On Monday, April 11, Ferris students will be sharing their coming-out stories or stories of others, through spoken word poetry. This event will take place in UCB 202 and will kick-off D-SAGA’s annual spring pride week. To conclude the evening, Ferris alumnus Zack Brewer will be sharing his coming out story and offering advice for LGBTQIA+ youth and allies of the community.