News Briefs

National Wear Red Day

Help raise awareness for heart disease by wearing red Friday, Feb 1. If you wear red on that day, attend the group photo to be held 12:15 p.m. Friday, Feb. 1, in the Student Rec Centre. The photo will be submitted to the American Heart Association to show Ferris’ support. For more information, contact Anna Wild at 231-591-2077.

Legos to Robots: Becoming a Master Builder

Learn more about robotics at the Legos to Robots: Becoming a Master Builder event 1 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 2, in the Granger Center. The event, held by the For Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology (FIRST) registered student organization, will allow people to use Legos to build different machines and contraptions. The event is open to the public, but children under the age of 12 must be accompanied by an adult. For more information, visit the Festival of the Arts page at

Student Government Association panel

Express your concerns about campus issues at the Student Government Association Student Issue Panel 6 p.m. Monday, Feb. 4, in UCB 202. The panel will consist of representatives from various parts of campus, such as campus safety and student affairs. For more information, contact Allyson Faulkner at

Esera Tuaolo presentation

Watch a presentation by former professional football player and LGBTQ+ advocate Esera Tuaolo 7 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 7, in UCB 202. The presentation, which is a part of the Festival of the Arts event, is free to attend. For more information, contact FSU Arts and Lectures at 231-591-3626.