News Briefs

New Shuttle Route
Due to a lack of use at some of the previous DART shuttle stops on campus, Ferris has shifted the route to be more efficient starting this semester. This includes eliminating the stop behind the sports complex, shifting the stop near the Recreation Center closer to the East Campus Suites and moving the stops near the ASC and science buildings to incorporate the construction of the new North Campus Residence Hall. A full map of the route can be found at http://www.

“Spreading Light & Joy”
Starting on Thursday, Sept. 1, David Zinn’s exhibit “Spreading Light & Joy” will be on display in the Ferris State University Fine Art Gallery, located in University Center room 205. The gallery is open 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Friday, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday and is closed on Sunday. For more information contact gallery Director Carrie Stermer at (231) 591-2536.

Homecoming Royalty
Homecoming royalty applications are now available on Ferris State University’s OrgSync under “Student Homecoming Committee.” The application deadline is Aug. 31 and there will be an informational meeting in FLITE 114 on Monday, Aug. 29 at 11:00 a.m. and 8:00 p.m. Any questions regarding the application process can be directed to Student Government President Dylan Tantalo at

Change in first FB game
As a result of the usual date for the season opening football game falling on Labor Day weekend, the athletic directors from both Ferris and Ohio Dominican worked together to move the game to Thursday before Labor Day weekend, Sept. 1, at 7:30 p.m. The game follows a number of Founder’s Day celebration activities, the schedule for which can be found at