During the month of July, the Ross Medical Education Center campus in Evansville, IN partnered with It Takes a Village. This organization is a community-supported, no-kill shelter/canine rescue serving Evansville and neighboring communities. They provide adoption and foster services and house the Lucky Mutts Boutique. The mission, “To work as one in helping homeless dogs irrespective of breed, location, or …
After watching the semi-autobiographic 1998 film “Patch Adams”, starring Robin Williams, the Pharmacy Technician class in Evansville was so moved they wrote to Patch Adams himself. The movie is based in part on the life of Dr. Hunter Doherty. Dr. Doherty is a proponent for compassion in healthcare, the movie viewed in class tells the story of his unconventional ways …
This March in correlation with St. Patrick’s Day and in conjunction with the Ross-wide Community Food Drive; students, faculty, and administrative staff participated in the school wide “Luck of the Draw” St. Patricks Day themed food drive competition which took place March 18-March 28. As a kick off to the competition, staff prepared holiday treats for the students and everyone …
The Pharmacy Technician students at Ross Medical Education Center in Granger have utilized many hands-on projects over their last few instructional modules. This is extremely important for the learning process as kinesthetic teaching methods are utilized to solidify subjects read and talked about.
Fort Wayne has the honor of recognizing a past Dental Assistant program graduate who has made a global impact by sharing the skills she learned at Ross! This year, Jennifer Wiegmann spent a week in Honduras, donating her time and skills to over 284 dental patients.
The Ross Medical Education Center campus in Fort Wayne has much to celebrate this month! They took a global issue and made it personal by partnering with two young brothers in our community and an organization called Let Them Laugh Out Loud. Let Them Laugh Out Loud is a nonprofit organization that is helping to build wells in Africa.
Cindie Hudson, Lead DA Faculty at the Ross Medical Education Center in Kokomo, IN, campus has several good tips, which are tested and proven from her Dental classroom.
This year we experienced one of the best Deck The Halls & Post On Walls – Holiday Scavenger Hunt events to date! Over 500 students participated and many completed all 5 challenges!
In 2010, Ross Medical Education Center joined Facebook. When December 2011 came around we realized Facebook would be a great way to keep in touch with our students while they were on Holiday break.
Our Fort Wayne campus has been busy this Thanksgiving season collecting shopping bags for the Indiana Manpower Placement and Comprehensive Training (IMPACT) program.
On Wednesday, November 20, 2013, Ross celebrated the grand opening of its fourth Indiana campus. Evansville is the newest addition to the growing Ross community. The exciting event included family fun entertainment with
On Sunday afternoon, in the midst of the recent tornadoes terrorizing much of the midwest, two EF2 tornadoes tore through and devastated Kokomo, Indiana. Although many have described the presence of the tornadoes as
Finally! A Ceremony to Honor Graduates! One of the questions most often asked by students has been, “Why doesn’t Ross have a graduation ceremony?” Now we can finally answer with, we do!
The Granger community is invited to save lives by donating blood. The donation process is simple and safe, and every donation can help save three lives!
This summer, Ross campuses in Madison Heights, Michigan and Granger, Indiana, held blood drives to replenish local supplies. In total, the two campuses collected 38 units of blood. Each unit can save up to 3 lives. That’s a whopping total of 114 potential lives saved!
For the second year in a row, the Fort Wayne campus gathered staff, students and family members to participate in the 2012 Great American Cleanup on May 19.
Ross’s first-ever “Together We Can” campus-wide food drive was a smashing success!
Ross’s new Pharmacy Technician program expands to Fort Wayne.
As a result of collecting 2,710 food items for the first-ever Together We Can food drive, Ross in Fort Wayne took a pie in the face.
Our campuses got creative for Dental Assistants Recognition Week (March 4-10, 2012). See how they did it…