Ross Outstanding Alumni of the Month July 2018 Desiree Botello

July 2018 Ross Outstanding Alumni of the Month: Desiree Botello

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Beginning in July 2018, Ross Education, LLC will award 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 …

Ross Medical Education Center New Baltimore Together We Rise Sweet Cases

Ross Medical in New Baltimore Partners with Together We Rise to Make Sweet Cases

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The staff, faculty, and students from Ross Medical Education Center in New Baltimore, Michigan recently teamed up with Together We Rise to make Sweet Cases for children in foster care. Picture this: a five-year-old little girl is being told by a police officer and a social worker that she has to leave with them. Her parents are in another room …

Ross Medical Education Center Brighton Be the Match

Ross Medical in Brighton Invites Be the Match to Campus

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Ross Medical Education Center in Brighton, Michigan welcomed Mackenzie Vanderwarf 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 place in …

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 Ann Arbor Police Department

Ross Medical in Ann Arbor Collects Items for the Ann Arbor Police Department

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This summer, the Ross Medical Education Center Ann Arbor, Michigan campus collected books and stuffed animals for the Children’s Nook inside the Ann Arbor Police Department. The Children’s Nook was started at the Ann Arbor Police Department in January of 2018 by Officer Jennifer Satori to create a safe environment and alleviate some of the anxieties that children may experience …

Ross Medical Education Center Port Huron Be the Match

Ross Medical in Port Huron Welcomes Be the Match

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This June, the Port Huron, Michigan campus of Ross Medical Education Center welcomed Mackenzie VanDerWarf, a representative from Michigan Blood, which is part of the National Marrow Donors Program’s Be the Match registry. Each year, over 14,000 people are diagnosed with life-threatening blood cancers like leukemia and lymphoma. Their diseases may be cured through a bone marrow transplant if a …

Ross Medical Education Center Davison Little Free Libraries

Ross Medical in Davison Helps Fill Little Free Libraries

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In an effort to promote literacy and imagination in their local area, Ross Medical Education Center in Davison, Michigan has partnered up with Financial Plus Credit Union to collect children’s books. The children’s books they collect and donate are then used to create Financial Plus’ Little Free Libraries around the community. Little Free Library is a nonprofit organization that inspires …

Ross Medical Education Center Saginaw North Saginaw Charter Academy

Ross Medical in Saginaw Supports North Saginaw Charter Academy

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The Ross Medical Education Center Saginaw, Michigan campus has enjoyed the opportunity to partner with North Saginaw Charter Academy on many occasions. A few of the incredible ways that they get to work with them throughout the year are during February’s Children’s Dental Health Month, October’s Trunk or Treat, August’s Build a Backpack, and a variety of other activities. Mrs. …

Ross Medical Education Center Kentwood Spectrum Health

Ross Medical in Kentwood Hosts Spectrum Health on Campus

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Strong partnerships with strong regional employers are a significant focus for Ross Medical Education Center in Kentwood, Michigan. One example of that is their connection with Spectrum Health in Grand Rapids. After a couple of Meet the Recruiter events at the downtown Grand Rapids Spectrum offices, the decision was made to change the format and to bring Spectrum Health to …

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Ross Medical in Roosevelt Park Recognizes Mental Health Awareness Month

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The Roosevelt Park, Michigan campus of Ross Medical Education Center recognized the month of May as Mental Health Awareness Month. Each student from the Medical Assistant program, Medical Insurance Billing and Office Administration program, and the Dental Assistant program was given packets that had information on mental health, addictions, signs to recognize issues, ways to help, and other great resources …

Ross Medical Education Center Brighton St Joes Farm

Ross Medical in Brighton Supports the Farm at St. Joseph Mercy Woodland Center

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The Brighton, Michigan campus of Ross Medical Education Center has been busy! Under the Direction of Instructor Wendy Schumann in the Medical Insurance Billing and Office Administration program, the students, faculty, and staff planted seeds to grow plants for the Farm at St. Joseph Mercy Woodland Center in Brighton. The seeds were planted in eco-friendly, disintegrating pots. The campus planted …

Ross Medical Education Center Lansing Joins Michigan Blood Be the Match

Ross Medical in Lansing Hosts & Joins Be The Match

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Ross Medical Education Center of Lansing, Michigan recently welcomed Mackenzie VanDerWarf of Michigan Blood for an informative Be The Match presentation. On an average of two to three times per year, Michigan Blood sends a representative to the Ross Lansing campus to remind the staff, faculty, and new students of the dire need here in the United States – and …

Ross Medical Education Center Port Huron March of Dimes Walk

Ross Medical in Port Huron Walks for Babies This Spring

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It was an unusually cool spring Sunday morning as the staff, faculty, students, and families of Ross Medical Education Center in Port Huron, Michigan gathered at the Blue Water Convention Center for the 48th Annual March of Dimes March for Babies. However, the crisp weather didn’t dampen the excitement in the air. The March for Babies walk started under the …

Ross Medical Education Center Midland The Shelterhouse Resale Shop

Ross Medical in Midland Volunteers at The Shelterhouse Resale Shop

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This May, students from Ross Medical Education Center in Midland, Michigan volunteered their time at local The Shelterhouse Resale Shop. This resale shop opened its doors in December 2013 and continues to operate primarily with the help of volunteers. The purpose of the resale shop is to provide a financial stream to maintain services for victims of domestic and sexual …

Ross Medical Education Center Lansing Womens Center of Greater Lansing

Ross Medical in Lansing Fills Accessory Tree for Students & Women’s Center of Greater Lansing

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The staff of Ross Medical Education Center in Lansing, Michigan continually brainstorms for innovative ways to help Ross students and the Greater Lansing Community. This March, a conversation between Campus Director Sandy Dargatz and Shari Brooks of Lansing’s Career Development Services Department was the inspiration behind a simple, yet creative way to help not only Ross students, but women throughout …

Ross Medical Education Center Kalamazoo Loaves and Fishes Drive

Ross Medical in Kalamazoo Supports Local Loaves & Fishes

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This spring, the Ross Medical Education Center Kalamazoo, Michigan campus was the site of a food drive! Led by Teressa Foster, the campus’ morning Office Assistant, the Kalamazoo students, faculty, and staff collected five boxes of food for the Michigan Avenue Pantry, known as Loaves and Fishes, which is housed in the First Baptist Church in Downtown Kalamazoo. The students …