Ross Education Hosts Eighth Annual All-Campus Food Drive

kserne Alabama, Campus Events, Indiana, Iowa, Kentucky, Michigan, Ohio, Tennessee, West Virginia

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 …

Davison Campus Hosts Blood Drive

kserne Campus Events, Davison, Michigan

The Michigan Blood Bus was at the Davison campus on Wednesday, March 27 for the spring blood drive. Blood drives like the ones that Davison staff and students participated in make up 70% of donations that Michigan Blood receives. The Davison campus set out to collect 15 units of blood during the drive and came extremely close with 14 units …

Ross Medical Center in Lansing Hosts Guest Speaker

kserne Campus Events, Lansing, Michigan

Having guest speakers visit a Ross campus is always an honor, especially when those speakers are shedding light upon serious issues that our community is passionate about. Ross students, faculty, and staff are a caring and compassionate group of people, and that’s what makes our community great. In March, Leah Dryer from End Violent Encounters, or EVE, visited the Lansing …

Students Collect Books for Brighton District Library

kserne Brighton, Campus Events, Michigan

The Ross community has once again shown its enthusiasm for supporting a good cause. Throughout the month of February, the Brighton campus collected books to give to the Friends of the Brighton District Library, a nonprofit organization that supports the Brighton District Library. Almost 100 books were collected by students, staff, and faculty. The donated books spanned many genres, and …

Port Huron Students Honor Heart Health Month with Valentines for Heart Patients

kserne Campus Events, Michigan, Port Huron

February is Heart Health Month, and the students at Ross’ Port Huron campus honored the occasion by sharing valentines with local cardiology patients at Cardiology Associates of Port Huron, PC. Katie Feldhouse, Office Manager at Cardiology Associates of Port Huron, PC, shared that the office was excited to pass along the heartfelt valentines to their patients: “We distributed the cards …

Ross Medical in Lansing Hosts Heart Health Guest Speaker

kserne Campus Events, Lansing, Michigan

The Lansing campus had the pleasure of hosting a guest speaker in honor of National Heart Health Month. In February, Judy Nash spoke about women’s heart health and how Ross students can make a difference in the allied health field when it comes to how women’s health is viewed and handled. Nash shared that 400,000 women have heart attacks annually, …

Ross in Saginaw Supports the 1% Veteran Food Pantry

kserne Campus Events, Michigan, Saginaw

The Ross community of students, staff, and faculty are a kind and compassionate bunch, as evidenced by the many service projects and volunteer opportunities they routinely take on. Recently, Sarah Deford, who serves as Career Services Student Support Representative at the Saginaw campus, got the word out about an organization she wanted to bring attention to: I Support the 1%. …

Ross Campuses Honor Children’s Dental Health Month

kserne Ann Arbor, Brighton, Campus Events, Canton, Charleston, Cincinnati, Davison, Dayton, Dental Assistant, Elyria, Erlanger, Evansville, Flint, Fort Wayne, Grand Rapids, Grand Rapids North, Granger, Huntsville, Johnson City, Kalamazoo, Knoxville, Kokomo, Lafayette, Lansing, Madison Heights, Morgantown, Muncie, New Baltimore, Niles, North Canton, Owensboro, Portage, Roosevelt Park, Saginaw, Sylvania

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 …

Ross Medical in Port Huron Clips Coupons to Support Troopon

kserne Campus Events, Michigan, Port Huron

There has been some extreme couponing happening at the Ross Medical Education Center Port Huron, MI campus. Students, staff, and faculty have been busy collecting newspaper inserts and clipping coupons to send to the Troopons program, which is run by the national Support Our Troops organization. Through the Troopons program, manufacturer coupons for food, household items, hygiene, and baby products …

Ross Medical in Brighton Has a Successful Food Drive for Bountiful Harvest of Brighton

kserne Brighton, Campus Events, Michigan

The January food drive at the Ross Medical Education Center Brighton, MI campus was a great success. All month, the campus collected canned goods for Bountiful Harvest of Brighton, and altogether, five boxes of canned food, from soup to vegetables to tuna, were donated by students and staff. Yvonne Cavalli, founder of Bountiful Harvest of Brighton, says that “By working …

Ross Campuses Celebrate Valentine’s Day by Showing Care and Support for Members of Their Communities

kserne Bowling Green, Campus Events, Davison, Kalamazoo, Kentucky, Lansing, Michigan

This Valentine’s Day, Ross Medical Education Center students across four campuses—Bowling Green, Davison, Kalamazoo, and Lansing—created valentines for residents of various assisted living facilities, nursing homes, and rehab centers. The students drew upon the empathy and compassion that is so necessary in the allied health field to make sure the residents of these facilities had a happy Valentine’s Day. In …

Ross Medical Education Center Lansing Be the Match Presentation

Ross Medical in Lansing Again Joins Be the Match

michaelajoy Campus Events, Lansing, Michigan

This December, staff and students at Ross Medical Education Center in Lansing, Michigan were pleased to host guest speaker Mackenzie Ganzak of Michigan Blood’s Be The Match Organization. Mackenzie spent an entire afternoon at the campus, offering three presentations to morning, afternoon, and evening students. During that time, she shared videos and a wealth of information on Be The Match, …

Ross Medical Lansing Collects Winter Gear for Kids

Ross Medical in Lansing Collects Winter Gear for Local Kids

michaelajoy Campus Events, Lansing, Michigan

This year, Sandra Dargatz, Campus Director of Ross Medical Education Center in Lansing, Michigan, learned of a shortage of children’s winter accessories in the local Lansing area. Sandra shared this information with her Ross staff, faculty, and students, and throughout the month of November and most of December a drive was held to collect hats and mittens for local school …

December 2018 Outstanding Alumni of the Month Michelle Stuut

December 2018 Outstanding Alumni of the Month: Michelle Stuut

michaelajoy Graduate Spotlights, Kalamazoo, Michigan

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 Brighton Be the Match December

Ross Medical in Brighton Welcomes Be the Match this Winter

michaelajoy Brighton, Campus Events, Michigan

This winter, Ross Medical Education Center in Brighton, Michigan welcomed Mackenzie Ganzak 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 …

Ross Medical Education Center Lansing Movers for Meals

Ross Medical in Lansing Joins Movers for Meals this Holiday Season

michaelajoy Campus Events, Lansing, Michigan

Ross Medical Education Center’s Lansing, Michigan campus was once again pleased to accept an invitation from Two Men and a Truck to collect food for their Movers for Meals Food Drive throughout the month of November. The annual food drive accepts non-perishable food items for the Greater Lansing Food Bank. Once there, they are distributed to many local community members …

Ross Medical Education Center Grand Rapids North Make a Wish

Ross Medical in Grand Rapids North Partners with Make-a-Wish Foundation

michaelajoy Campus Events, Grand Rapids North, Michigan

This holiday season, the Ross Medical Education Center campus in Grand Rapids North, Michigan remembered that it’s better to give than to receive. So they decided to put that perspective to work and set out to make a difference. They stumbled upon Macy’s and discovered that they had partnered with the Make-A-Wish Foundation this year in collaboration with their annual …

Ross Medical Education Center Midland Santa Parade

Ross Medical in Midland Joins Annual Midland Santa Holiday Parade

michaelajoy Campus Events, Michigan, Midland

At Ross Medical Education Center in Midland, Michigan, the holidays are a time to come together, have some fun, and join their community in celebrating. This year, thousands of parade-goers dressed in ugly sweaters, Santa hats, and other holiday gear lined a Midland parade route on a chilly Saturday morning for the 38th Annual Midland Santa Holiday Parade. The parade …