Items Tagged with 'Ferris State University'


Universities are in the Money

January 6, 2016
Two West Michigan universities are ranked among the top improving high-value institutions in the nation. Read More

Change Ups: Professor receives HVACR honor

November 27, 2015
Mike Feutz, Ferris State University associate professor of HVACR, was honored by the Mechanical Service Contractors of America with the D.S. O’Brien Award of Excellence. Read More

Change Ups: Co-founders inducted into hall of fame

November 6, 2015
Marlin Feyen and Bob Zylstra, co-founders of electrical services firm Feyen Zylstra, were inducted into the Michigan Construction Hall of Fame at Ferris State University. Read More

New Kendall president is ready to contribute

Leslie Bellavance’s leadership experience and artistic skills will come in handy.

July 10, 2015
The new president of Kendall College of Art and Design of Ferris State University is looking to build on her knowledge of internal and creative community relationships to maintain focus on the school’s direction. Read More

2014 donations to higher ed reach record $37.45B

Local academic institutions are riding the wave of a strengthening economy.

February 6, 2015
West Michigan-based academic institutions were among colleges and universities in the nation that experienced an increase in charitable contributions during 2014 — the strongest gain in voluntary support since 2000. Read More

Change Ups: Ferris State opens University Center

January 30, 2015
Ferris State University in Big Rapids recently opened its remodeled University Center located in the heart of campus. Read More

Change Ups: Ward-Roof declared Pillar of the Profession

November 21, 2014
The National Association of Student Personnel Administration Foundation and its board of directors has named Ferris State University vice president for student affairs Jeanine Ward-Roof a Class of 2015 Pillars of the Profession member. Read More

GVSU, Ferris tops among Fulbright winners

November 8, 2013
Two West Michigan universities have been recognized for their commitment to put stamps in their faculty’s passports. Read More

Change Ups: Historic downtown building renamed

July 12, 2013
Ferris State University and Kendall College of Art and Design have renamed the historic Federal Building the Woodbridge N. Ferris Building. Ferris President Dr. David Eisler said the new name is in honor of the former Michigan governor, U.S. senator and founder of FSU. Read More

FSU enters into agreement with state education department

It’s expected to give technical students an early start on a degree.

May 31, 2013
Ferris State University became the first public college in the state last week to sign an articulation agreement with the Michigan Department of Education. Read More