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 Kokomo Walk Against Domestic Violence

Ross Medical in Kokomo Joins Domestic Violence Awareness Walk

michaelajoy Campus Events, Indiana, Kokomo

“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

michaelajoy Campus Events, Indiana, Kokomo

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 …

Ross Medical Education Center Kokomo Food Finders

Ross Medical in Kokomo Supports Neighbors in Need with Food Finders

michaelajoy Campus Events, Indiana, Kokomo

Abraham Lincoln once said “To ease another’s heartache is to forget one’s own.” Oftentimes we get stressed with our own struggles. One way to forget about those struggles is to help serve someone else. That is exactly what the staff, faculty, and students from Ross Medical Education Center in Kokomo, Indiana decided to do this spring. They decided to serve …

Ross Medical Education Center Kokomo Walk in My Shoes Fundraiser

Ross Medical in Kokomo Joins Walk a Mile in My Shoes

michaelajoy Campus Events, Indiana, Kokomo

Recently, students from Ross Medical Education Center campus in Kokomo, Indiana found a unique way to help out in their community. The morning Medical Insurance Billing and Office Administration class asked if the campus could participate in the Walk a Mile in My Shoes fundraiser for the Kokomo Rescue Mission. Beth Sallee, Medical Insurance Billing and Office Administration student believed …

Ross Medical Education Center Kokomo Polar Plunge Special Olympics

Ross Medical in Kokomo Takes Polar Plunge to Support Special Olympics

michaelajoy Campus Events, Indiana, Kokomo

Staff, students, and faculty from the Ross Medical Education Center Kokomo, Indiana campus works hard to support their community and all of the individuals in it. Each month, they strive to find new organizations and groups to support. The Special Olympics organization transforms lives across the world each and every day through the joy of sport. According to their website, …

Ross Medical Education Center Kokomo Makes Hospice Gowns

Ross Medical in Kokomo Makes Gowns for Hospice Patients

michaelajoy Campus Events, Indiana, Kokomo

On Saturday, January 20, 2018 there was a local volunteer event to create hospice gowns for patients that the Ross Medical Education Center campus in Kokomo, Indiana decided to participate in. It was held from 8:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. at the St. Joan of Arc Catholic Church in Kokomo, Indiana. The group coordinator, Deb, has had this event four …

Ross Medical Education Center Kokomo Solidarity Trick or Treat

Ross Medical in Kokomo Joins Community Trick or Treat Event

michaelajoy Campus Events, Indiana, Kokomo

This October the Ross Medical Education Center Kokomo, Indiana campus stepped out of the box and got involved in a community party! The Solidarity Community Trick or Treat Event has grown into a community event annually attended by thousands. Children and family members of all ages come dressed up and community business members pass out candy and information on what …

Ross Medical Education Center Kokomo Gilead House 5K

Ross Medical in Kokomo Helps Out at Recovery 5K

michaelajoy Campus Events, Indiana, Kokomo

This summer, the Kokomo, Indiana campus of Ross Medical Education Center started working with The Gilead House on their 8th annual 5K called Steps to Recovery. The 5K will help fund their newly renovated facility to offer safe and sober living conditions for up to 20 women. The staff, faculty, and students helped by creating flyers for them and then …

Ross Medical Education Center Supports KIPP Houston After Hurricane Harvey

Ross Campuses Come Together to Support KIPP Houston in Hurricane Harvey’s Wake

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In the wake of Hurricane Harvey, as the news was filled with the devastation experienced by those in and around Houston, Ross Medical Education Center and Ross College campuses were overwhelmed by students and staff asking how Ross could help. One of the things that has always set Ross apart is the generosity and compassion of the staff, faculty, and …

Ross Medical Education Center Kokomo Food Finders Food Truck

Ross Medical in Kokomo Hosts Mobile Food Truck to Support Those in Need

michaelajoy Campus Events, Indiana, Kokomo

Andrew Carnegie said, “Teamwork is the ability to work together toward a common vision. The ability to direct individual accomplishments toward organizational objectives. It is the fuel that allows common people to attain uncommon results.” With this quote in mind, the Ross Medical Education Center Kokomo, Indiana campus decided to try something different in helping the community. They set out …

Ross Medical Education Center Kokomo Angel Walk

Ross Medical in Kokomo Stands Against Domestic Violence in Angel Walk

michaelajoy Campus Events, Indiana, Kokomo

This spring, Ross Medical Education Center in Kokomo, Indiana participated in the local Angel Walk. This annual event is a one mile walk and rally against domestic violence and sexual assault that acts as a fundraiser benefiting the Family Service Association. According to their website, the Family Service Association “is a non-profit organization that promotes healthy families and empowers vulnerable …

Ross Medical Education Center Empty Bowls Kokomo

Ross Medical in Kokomo Joins Empty Bowls Community Fundraiser

michaelajoy Campus Events, Indiana, Kokomo

This year, the students, staff, and faculty from the Ross Medical Education Center campus in Kokomo, Indiana volunteered for the Empty Bowls community fundraiser to raise funds for local food programs. Working together, the campus was able to help by serving guests their food and drinks and helping them pick out a bowl to take home. This incredible annual community …

Ross Medical Education Center Kokomo Lafayette Food Drive for Lafayette Urban Ministries

Ross Medical in Kokomo & Lafayette Collect Food for Homeless

michaelajoy Campus Events, Indiana, Kokomo, Lafayette

Each of the Ross Medical Education Center campuses works hard every month to serve and support their neighbors and their community. Occasionally, campuses are near enough to one another to join forces and expand their impact. Sometimes they increase the fun as well by making creating a bit of friendly competition between campus locations. This fall, the Ross Medical Education …

ross medical education center kokomo breast cancer awareness speaker

Ross Medical in Kokomo Invites Oncologist Guest Speaker to Campus

michaelajoy Campus Events, Indiana, Kokomo

October was Breast Cancer Awareness Month and at the Ross Medical Education Center Kokomo, Indiana campus, they decided to join the fight against breast cancer. In order to educate their campus, they had the honor of welcoming Dr. Tracey Price, Radiation Oncologist from Community Howard Regional Health Systems, as a guest speaker. Dr. Price graduated from medical school at Indiana …

Ross Medical Education Center Kokomo Volunteers to Help Victims of Recent Tornadoes

Ross Medical Kokomo Helps Victims of Recent Tornadoes

michaelajoy Campus Events, Indiana, Kokomo

On Wednesday, August 24th in Kokomo and rural Howard County, three tornadoes tore through neighborhoods, businesses, and farms. Those tornadoes caused substantial damage to buildings, trees, and left over a dozen people injured. Many were left without business, homes, or trying to pick up the debris around them. The staff, faculty, and students of Ross Medical Education Center in Kokomo, …