Ross in Saginaw Supports the 1% Veteran Food Pantry

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The Ross community of students, staff, and faculty are a kind and compassionate bunch, as evidenced by the many service projects and volunteer opportunities they routinely take on. Recently, Sarah Deford, who serves as Career Services Student Support Representative at the Saginaw campus, got the word out about an organization she wanted to bring attention to: I Support the 1%. …

Ross Campuses Honor Children’s Dental Health Month

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Every February, Dental Assistant students across many Ross campuses visit their local elementary schools to educate children about dental hygiene. This year marked the 78th occasion of Children’s Dental Health Month, and students from multiple campuses went out to speak to children about the importance of taking care of their teeth. The American Dental Association seeks to raise awareness about …

Fort Wayne Ross Students Volunteer at YWCA of Northeast Indiana

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It’s always wonderful to see Ross students stepping up to volunteer in their communities, and it gives the Ross community as a whole something to be proud of: the compassion, integrity, and kindness shared by its members. Recently, students, staff, and faculty from the Fort Wayne campus volunteered at YWCA of Northeast Indiana to help organize and sort donations. YWCA …

Ross Medical in Port Huron Clips Coupons to Support Troopon

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There has been some extreme couponing happening at the Ross Medical Education Center Port Huron, MI campus. Students, staff, and faculty have been busy collecting newspaper inserts and clipping coupons to send to the Troopons program, which is run by the national Support Our Troops organization. Through the Troopons program, manufacturer coupons for food, household items, hygiene, and baby products …

Ross Medical in Brighton Has a Successful Food Drive for Bountiful Harvest of Brighton

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The January food drive at the Ross Medical Education Center Brighton, MI campus was a great success. All month, the campus collected canned goods for Bountiful Harvest of Brighton, and altogether, five boxes of canned food, from soup to vegetables to tuna, were donated by students and staff. Yvonne Cavalli, founder of Bountiful Harvest of Brighton, says that “By working …

Ross Campuses Celebrate Valentine’s Day by Showing Care and Support for Members of Their Communities

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This Valentine’s Day, Ross Medical Education Center students across four campuses—Bowling Green, Davison, Kalamazoo, and Lansing—created valentines for residents of various assisted living facilities, nursing homes, and rehab centers. The students drew upon the empathy and compassion that is so necessary in the allied health field to make sure the residents of these facilities had a happy Valentine’s Day. In …

Ross Medical in Fort Wayne Welcomes Local Congressman

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It’s always exciting to host a guest on a Ross Medical campus! Recently, Ross Medical Education Center in Fort Wayne, IN had the honor of welcoming Congressman Jim Banks. A veteran and former supply corps officer in the US Navy Reserve, Congressman Banks toured the campus as part of his effort to visit career schools in Fort Wayne. Congressman Banks …

Ross Medical Education Center Dayton Makes Christmas Decorations for Bella Care Hospice

Ross Medical in Dayton Helps Bella Care Hospice Celebrate the Holidays

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The Ross Medical Education Center Dayton, Ohio campus was happy to respond to a wonderful invitation from local Bella Care Hospice during this past holiday season. The organization invited the staff, faculty, and students to help make their patients happy by providing some simple Christmas decorations. Wendy Potts, Volunteer Coordinator from Bella Care Hospice, visited the campus and shared exactly …

Ross College Quad Cities Tissues for Teachers

Quad Cities Collects Tissues for Teachers & Students

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At the end of last year, the Ross College Quad Cities, Iowa campus hosted a “Tissues for Teachers” community service project. They were excited to impact their local community greatly by providing an impoverished school with much needed supplies that people generally do not think about beyond the start of the school year. Typically around the winter months, the inventory …

Ross Medical Education Center Lansing Be the Match Presentation

Ross Medical in Lansing Again Joins Be the Match

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This December, staff and students at Ross Medical Education Center in Lansing, Michigan were pleased to host guest speaker Mackenzie Ganzak of Michigan Blood’s Be The Match Organization. Mackenzie spent an entire afternoon at the campus, offering three presentations to morning, afternoon, and evening students. During that time, she shared videos and a wealth of information on Be The Match, …

Ross Medical Education Center Johnson City Wreaths Across America

Ross Medical in Johnson City Honors Fallen Veterans With Wreaths Across America

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Every year In December every year there is a day that is known as Wreaths Across America. The mission is to help people remember, honor, and teach themselves and others about our veterans. It is carried out by coordinating wreath laying ceremonies at Arlington National Cemetery, as well as at more than 1,400 additional locations across the 50 United States, …

Ross Medical Education Center Elyria Holiday Drive Haven Center

Ross Medical in Elyria Hosts Christmas Drive for Haven Center

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This last holiday season, the staff, faculty, and students from the Ross Medical Education Center in Elyria, Ohio, participated in Haven Center’s Christmas for Caring Campaign for the third year in a row. Haven Center is Lorain County’s only emergency shelter for men, women, and children offering a 68-bed facility that provides meals, toiletries, laundry, clothing, and any other item …

Ross Medical Lansing Collects Winter Gear for Kids

Ross Medical in Lansing Collects Winter Gear for Local Kids

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This year, Sandra Dargatz, Campus Director of Ross Medical Education Center in Lansing, Michigan, learned of a shortage of children’s winter accessories in the local Lansing area. Sandra shared this information with her Ross staff, faculty, and students, and throughout the month of November and most of December a drive was held to collect hats and mittens for local school …

December 2018 Outstanding Alumni of the Month Michelle Stuut

December 2018 Outstanding Alumni of the Month: Michelle Stuut

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Beginning in July 2018, Ross Education, LLC awards one Ross Medical Education Center or Ross College graduate with the Outstanding Alumni of the Month Award. The recipient of the award has set themselves apart by exemplifying the following criteria: Living by Ross Core Values High level of engagement with campus staff and students Contribution to the success of Ross students …