Ross Medical Education Center Hopkinsville Pennyrile Senior Games

Ross College Hopkinsville Students Volunteer at Pennyrile Area Senior Games

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Every year in September, the Hopkinsville Division of Parks and Recreation sponsors the Pennyrile Area Senior Games. They do this by teaming up with area senior citizens centers to provide three days of fun and friendly competition to promote health and well-being among the senior population. This year, students and faculty in the Occupational Therapy Assistant program from Ross College …

Ross Medical Education Center Owensboro Neblett Center Drive

Ross Medical in Owensboro Helps Out at 1st Annual Back to School Bash

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This year as the school year started back up for young students, the Ross Medical Education Center campus in Owensboro, Kentucky participated in the H.L. Neblett Center’s 1st Annual Back to School Bash. Tami King, Director of Finance for the H.L Neblett center stated, “we currently service between 125-135 children during the week in our after school program. We started …

Ross Medical Education Center Bowling Green Evergreen Life Services

Ross Medical in Bowling Green Helps Out at Evergreen Life Services

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Recently, a group of students in the morning Medical Assistant class from Ross Medical Education Center in Bowling Green, Kentucky visited Evergreen Life Services. They are a local organization whose mission is to serve, provide for, and champion individuals with disabilities. The students were able to interact with the clients of Evergreen by assisting with activities such as decorating mini …

Ross Medical Education Center Erlanger KVC Kentucky School Supply Drive

Ross Medical in Erlanger Collects School Supplies for KVC Kentucky

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The Ross Medical Education Center campus in Erlanger, Kentucky used the month of September to host a donation drive for KVC Kentucky. Headquartered in Lexington, Kentucky, KVC Kentucky is a 501(c)3 nonprofit child welfare and behavioral healthcare organization that provides behavioral health services, foster care, family preservation and reunification, and other family-related services. Their services are in-home, strengths-based, and driven …

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 Hopkinsville Job Fair Blood Drive

Ross College in Hopkinsville Hosts Job Fair & Blood Drive

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Recently the Ross College campus in Hopkinsville, Kentucky hosted a job fair for the local communities and campus. The campus was happy to have representatives from eight local healthcare providers, a staffing agency, and an organ donor agency. They also had a blood drive with Western Kentucky Regional Blood Center at the campus during the event. They enjoyed a great …

Ross Medical Education Center Erlanger Kentucky Lil Books of Love Brighton Center

Ross Medical in Erlanger Collects Lil Books of Love

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This spring, the Ross Medical Education Center Erlanger, Kentucky campus started an annual drive for children’s books called Lil Books of Love. After the drive, the morning Medical Assistant class donates the books to the Brighton Center located in Newport, Kentucky. The Brighton Center assists those in need, whether it is providing a safe place for women and children, or …

Ross Medical Education Center Bowling Green Guest Speaker Dr Bishop

Ross Medical in Bowling Green Invites Local Doctor to Speak at Campus

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Although each Ross instructor is highly skilled and knowledgeable in their field, it is always enjoyable to have a guest speaker brought in to talk about their specific area of expertise. Guest speakers often impact staff as well as students. They bring new ideas, perspectives, and opportunities into the classroom, building on the knowledge of both faculty and students. The …

Ross Medical Education Center Owensboro Visits Preschools Childrens Dental Month

Dental Assistant Students from Ross Medical in Owensboro Visit Local Preschools

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In honor of Children’s Dental Awareness month in February, students from the Ross Medical Education Center Owensboro, Kentucky Dental Assistant program decided to venture out of the classroom and visit two local preschools. The students were thrilled for the opportunity to share things that they have learned in the classroom with the young students. They understand that dental hygiene is …

Ross College Hopkinsville Gives Goodies to Police Officers

Ross College in Hopkinsville Makes “Survival Kits” for Local Police Officers

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Just after the holidays wrapped up, the students of the Ross College Hopkinsville, Kentucky campus weren’t done making a difference in their community. In honor of Law Enforcement Appreciation Day on January 9th, members of the campus made survival kits for the Hopkinsville Police Department! Kits included goodies with positive messages and fun puns to help remind officers that all …

Ross Medical Education Center Owensboro 1000lb Challenge 2017

Ross Medical in Owensboro Collects Over 1000 Pounds of Pet Supplies for Local Animals

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This winter, the Ross Medical Education Center campus in Owensboro, Kentucky once again raised awareness and items for the 4th Annual 1000 lb Challenge in conjunction with the Owensboro Humane Society. Each year that the campus hosts and participates in this event is exciting, and they are able to raise more awareness and more items to help their furry friends …

Ross Medical Education Center Erlanger Canned Food Drive

Ross Medical in Erlanger Hosts Thanksgiving Can Drive

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Late this last fall, the Ross Medical Education Center campus in Erlanger, Kentucky collected and donated cans of corn for the local non-profit food pantry, Be Concerned. The donated cans going to the local food pantry will contribute to helping over 800 families in the surrounding community. “Our students help make this food drive a success and help to show …

Ross Medical Education Center Owensboro Serves Helping Hands Kitchen

Ross Medical in Owensboro Serves at Helping Hands Kitchen

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The students, faculty, and staff of Ross Medical Education Center in Owensboro, Kentucky recently volunteered at Helping Hands Kitchen. Campus Director LaTasha Shemwell stated, “when I told my students about the opportunity to volunteer with Helping Hands Kitchen, they were so excited and eager to participate.” The Helping Hands Kitchen’s mission is “to help our community members become whole physically …

Ross Medical Education Center-Owensboro Crossroads to Hope Homeless Shelter

Ross Medical in Owensboro Collects Needed Items for Crossroads Shelter

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Like each of the campuses, the staff, faculty, and students of Ross Medical Education Center campus in Owensboro, Kentucky have made it their mission to stay heavily involved in their community. Campus Director LaTasha Shemwell stated, “when I heard that Crossroads to Hope Homeless Shelter needed hygiene products, I knew I wanted my Campus to come together and help.” So …

Ross Medical Education Center Owensboro Matthew 25 AIDS Services

Ross Medical in Owensboro Invites Matthew 25 AIDS Services to Campus

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Ross Medical Education Center in Owensboro, Kentucky recently invited guest speaker Shelby Cole from Matthew 25 AIDS Services to campus. Shelby was thrilled to talk with morning students in the Medical Assistant program, Medical Insurance Billing and Office Administration program, and the Dental Assistant program about AIDS/HIV Awareness. Campus Director LaTasha Shemwell stated, “I felt it would be fitting for …

Ross Medical Education Center Bowling Green Be the Match Registry

Ross Medical Education Center in Bowling Green Joins Be the Match Registry

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This summer, the Ross Medical Education Center Bowling Green, Kentucky campus held a bone marrow donation drive for Be the Match. Be the Match spent the last quarter of a century managing the largest and most diverse marrow registry in the world. Their goal is to make survival and recovery a reality for all of those diagnosed with blood diseases. …

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 …