Ross Medical Education Center Midlands Open Door

Ross Medical in Midland Joins Midland’s Open Door to Serve Neighbors

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Many Ross students choose to pursue a career in the healthcare field because of their compassion and commitment to helping those in their community. The students from the Ross Medical Education Center Midland, Michigan campus recently proved that not just once, but twice. They teamed up and decided to volunteer on two different occasions this summer at Midland’s Open Door …

Ross Medical Education Center Canton Veterinary Assistant Drive for Pets

Veterinary Assistant Students from Ross Medical in Canton Support Local Animals

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The Veterinary Assistant program at the Ross Medical Education Center Canton, Michigan campus is helping to save lives one donation at a time! Each person on their campus, from staff member to faculty to student, is committed to serving in their local community. In fact, their recent fundraiser which ran from June through mid July was chosen by their team …

Ross Medical Education Center Johnson City Helping Hands Dental Day 2018

Ross Medical in Johnson City Helps Out at Healing Hands Dental Day Event

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This summer, students from Ross Medical Education Center in Johnson City, Tennessee in the Dental Assistant program went to Bristol, Tennessee to help with the Healing Hands Dental Day event. The Ross students educated children on the importance of oral hygiene through stories, fun games like ring toss, and dental-themed crafts. Ross students also provided healthy snacks for energy and …

Ross Medical Education Center Port Huron Kids in Distress Summer Drive

Ross Medical in Port Huron Fills Summer Needs for Kids In Distress Services

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Guests who visited the Port Huron, Michigan Ross Medical Education Center campus during the month of June immediately noticed a brightly decorated table full of children’s clothing and toiletries. This table represented the first ever Kids In Distress Services Summer Needs Drive at the Port Huron campus. It is a tradition each December in Port Huron for the staff and …

Ross College Sylvania Northwest Ohio Syringe Services

Ross College in Sylvania Joins Northwest Ohio Syringe Services

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Recently, the Ross College Sylvania, Ohio campus was visited by Northwest Ohio Syringe Services. While there, they took the time to discuss the growing opioid epidemic in local area. They also talked about addiction, harm reduction, overdose prevention, and response. The staff, faculty, and students enjoyed the opportunity to learn more about the importance of resources in the area to …

Ross Medical Education Center Owensboro Habitat for Humanity

Ross Medical in Owensboro Gives Bottled Water to Habitat for Humanity

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Ross Medical Education Center in Owensboro, Kentucky recently participated in a bottled water drive for Habitat for Humanity. Campus Director LaTasha Shemwell stated, “my campus collectively wanted to give back to those who work in the outside heat all day. When I heard the need that Habitat for Humanity had, we quickly jumped at the chance to help. For the …

Ross College Quad Cities Occupational Therapy Assistant Hand-in-Hand Toys

Ross College Students in Quad Cities Make Toys for Hand-in-Hand

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Timing is everything, or so the saying goes. For students from the Ross College campus in Quad Cities, Iowa Occupational Therapy Assistant program, timing lead to the students wanting to help a local non profit childcare center in a few different ways. The organization they decided to come alongside is Hand-in-Hand. According to Elizabeth VanCamp, Marketing and Development Coordinator, Hand-in-Hand …

Ross Medical Education Center New Baltimore Together We Rise Sweet Cases

Ross Medical in New Baltimore Partners with Together We Rise to Make Sweet Cases

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The staff, faculty, and students from Ross Medical Education Center in New Baltimore, Michigan recently teamed up with Together We Rise to make Sweet Cases for children in foster care. Picture this: a five-year-old little girl is being told by a police officer and a social worker that she has to leave with them. Her parents are in another room …

Ross College North Canton Vet Tech Club Roadside Cleanup

Ross College in North Canton Cleans Up the Roadside

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The leadership of the Vet Tech Club from the Ross College North Canton, Ohio campus organized a Roadside Clean-Up Day to pick up litter along the stretch of road between their two campus locations. Because they were so thrilled about the help, the township even donated garbage bags to the effort. With their Faculty Advisor Robert Argent and Campus Director …

Ross Medical Education Center Brighton Be the Match

Ross Medical in Brighton Invites Be the Match to Campus

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Ross Medical Education Center in Brighton, Michigan welcomed Mackenzie Vanderwarf from Michigan Blood’s Be the Match registry to discuss bone marrow donation. Students from the Pharmacy Technician program, Dental Assistant program, Medical Assistant program, and Medical Insurance Billing and Office Administration program joined with faculty and staff to hear the presentation. The Ross Brighton family has a special place in …

Ross Medical Campuses in Indiana & Michigan Support Local EMS

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This spring, staff, faculty, and students from Ross Medical Education Center campuses in Granger, Indiana, Fort Wayne, Indiana, Lafayette, Indiana, Kokomo, Indiana, Portage, Michigan, and Kalamazoo, Michigan joined together to celebrate the 44th annual National EMS Week that is observed from May 20th through the 26th. Each of the six campuses selected emergency services from their local community, and recognized …

Ross Medical Education Center Ann Arbor Police Department

Ross Medical in Ann Arbor Collects Items for the Ann Arbor Police Department

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This summer, the Ross Medical Education Center Ann Arbor, Michigan campus collected books and stuffed animals for the Children’s Nook inside the Ann Arbor Police Department. The Children’s Nook was started at the Ann Arbor Police Department in January of 2018 by Officer Jennifer Satori to create a safe environment and alleviate some of the anxieties that children may experience …

Ross Medical Education Center Port Huron Be the Match

Ross Medical in Port Huron Welcomes Be the Match

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This June, the Port Huron, Michigan campus of Ross Medical Education Center welcomed Mackenzie VanDerWarf, a representative from Michigan Blood, which is part of the National Marrow Donors Program’s Be the Match registry. Each year, over 14,000 people are diagnosed with life-threatening blood cancers like leukemia and lymphoma. Their diseases may be cured through a bone marrow transplant if a …

Ross Medical Education Center Davison Little Free Libraries

Ross Medical in Davison Helps Fill Little Free Libraries

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In an effort to promote literacy and imagination in their local area, Ross Medical Education Center in Davison, Michigan has partnered up with Financial Plus Credit Union to collect children’s books. The children’s books they collect and donate are then used to create Financial Plus’ Little Free Libraries around the community. Little Free Library is a nonprofit organization that inspires …

Ross Medical Education Center Saginaw North Saginaw Charter Academy

Ross Medical in Saginaw Supports North Saginaw Charter Academy

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The Ross Medical Education Center Saginaw, Michigan campus has enjoyed the opportunity to partner with North Saginaw Charter Academy on many occasions. A few of the incredible ways that they get to work with them throughout the year are during February’s Children’s Dental Health Month, October’s Trunk or Treat, August’s Build a Backpack, and a variety of other activities. Mrs. …

Ross Medical Education Center Kentwood Spectrum Health

Ross Medical in Kentwood Hosts Spectrum Health on Campus

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Strong partnerships with strong regional employers are a significant focus for Ross Medical Education Center in Kentwood, Michigan. One example of that is their connection with Spectrum Health in Grand Rapids. After a couple of Meet the Recruiter events at the downtown Grand Rapids Spectrum offices, the decision was made to change the format and to bring Spectrum Health to …