Ross Education Hosts Eighth Annual All-Campus Food Drive

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For the eighth year, Ross Medical Education Center’s campuses came together to host a food drive throughout the month of March. The Ross community as a whole is invested in helping out individual communities whenever possible, and the annual food drive is the perfect opportunity for students and staff to make a difference. This year, the campuses worked together to …

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 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 …

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Ross Medical in Kokomo Adopts Grandparents at Samaritan Caregivers

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Although many in the younger generations have been raised on text messaging and email, there are still others that remember waiting by the mailbox for the mail to be delivered. Getting mail was something to be excited about. For the 50 grandparents that the Kokomo, Indiana Ross Medical Education Center campus adopted from Samaritan Caregivers, they remember. That’s why it …

Ross Medical Education Center Kokomo Solidarity Community Halloween

Ross Medical in Kokomo Joins Solidarity Community Halloween Event

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Every year, each Ross community does something special for Halloween. For Ross Medical Education Center in Kokomo, Indiana, they got to participate in a local event for the second year in a row. Staff, faculty, and students once again participated in the Solidarity Community Halloween Event. The event brings together businesses and families for costume contests and candy fun! Because …

Ross Medical Education Center September 2018 Alumni of the Month Elisabeth Keeley

September 2018 Ross Outstanding Alumni of the Month: Elisabeth Keeley

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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 …

Ross Medical Education Center Muncie Indiana Blood Center Drive

Ross Medical in Muncie Hosts Blood Drive With Indiana Blood Center

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This August, the Ross Medical Education Center Muncie, Indiana campus partnered with Indiana Blood Center to host a community blood drive at their campus. On the big day they worked all morning and into the afternoon and were rewarded with an amazing turnout! Throughout the drive, Indiana Blood Center had three staff members working the Bloodmobile, and the steady flow …

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Ross Medical in Kokomo Supports Samaritan Caregivers

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Throughout this year the Ross Medical Education Center campus in Kokomo, Indiana has teamed up with a local non-profit called Samaritan Caregivers. Instead of doing just one event with them, the campus has actually come together and has volunteered for three different activities in which they needed assistance. Creating strong local partnerships with meaningful organizations is of the utmost importance …

Ross Medical Education Center Kokomo Gigi Be the Match

Ross Medical in Kokomo Joins Be the Match for Gigi

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Angela Ramirez is an instructor for the Kokomo, Indiana Ross Medical Education Center evening Medical Assistant program. Earlier this summer she explained that her granddaughter was ill. Gianna Grace “Gigi” is a vibrant, spunky, and full of life two year old little girl. Gigi was diagnosed with leukemia on June 7, 2018 and was admitted to Riley Children’s Hospital. On …

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 …

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Ross Medical in Lafayette Helps to DeTrash the Wabash

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Recently, the Ross Medical Education Center campus in Lafayette, Indiana volunteered with the Tippecanoe County Partnership for Water Quality to DeTrash the Wabash! The Ross Lafayette campus chose to spend time picking up trash from areas surrounding the Wabash River alongside 200+ other volunteers from the local community. What makes picking up trash near the Wabash River so important? The …

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Ross Medical in Kokomo Joins Domestic Violence Awareness Walk

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“Not on our Campus, Not in our Community” is a campaign that Indiana University of Kokomo started in partnership with the local efforts of the domestic violence shelter. The shelter is owned and operated by the Family Service Association of Howard County. To support both this organization and this cause, the staff, faculty, and students at Ross Medical Education Center …

Ross Medical Education Center Kokomo American Red Cross Blood Drive

Ross Medical in Kokomo Hosts Blood Drive With American Red Cross

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This spring, students from Ross Medical Education Center in Kokomo, Indiana held their 5th annual blood drive on campus with the American Red Cross. They started off the day with staff making pancakes and turkey bacon for all students. Samantha Rose, Holly Durham, and Yesica Delara-Jimenez are students in the Medical Assistant program that took the lead on the blood …