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 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 …

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Ross Medical in Kalamazoo Visits Local Seniors on Valentine’s Day

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On February 14th, a group of Ross Medical Education Center Kalamazoo, Michigan students in the Dental Assistant program and Medical Assistant program joined their instructors and visited the seniors of the Heritage Community Assisted Living Facility. The Ross crew visited the center under the guidance of the Kalamazoo campus morning Office Assistant Teressa Foster. Students and instructors did more than …

Ross Medical Education Center Kalamazoo Salvation Army Volunteers

Ross Medical in Kalamazoo Rings Bells & Gives Gifts With the Salvation Army

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For two weeks last November, the Ross Medical Education Center Kalamazoo, Michigan campus spread a little warmth by volunteering as Salvation Army Bell Ringers. Organized by the campus’ morning Office Assistant, Teressa Foster, students, faculty, and staff members signed up to ring the Salvation Army’s iconic golden bells at various locations in their local area on West Main Street. It …

Ross Medical Education Center Dental Assistant Class Volunteers Taste of Heaven

Dental Assistant Students from Ross Medical in Kalamazoo Help Out at A Little Taste of Heaven

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This November, the Dental Assistant program students from Ross Medical Education Center students in Kalamazoo, Michigan volunteered at Kalamazoo’s own Taste of Heaven, led by their instructor Shawna Blazok. Located on West Main Street, this little shop provides delicious treats. Also, since it opened in 1999, A Taste of Heaven has worked together with the Kalamazoo Gospel Mission and Youth …

Ross Medical Education Center Kalamazoo Michigan Blood Blood Drive

Ross Medical in Kalamazoo Hosts Michigan Blood for Drive

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This September, the Ross Medical Education Center Kalamazoo, Michigan campus hosted Michigan Blood for a blood drive. Cynthia Stannard, Michigan Blood Donor Recruitment Representative, wrote a kind note thanking the Kalamazoo team after their drive, saying, “Thank you for hosting the blood drive. We do appreciate what we collected as your donations saved 24 lives. Please pass along my thanks …

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 Portage and Kalamazoo Run to End Homelessness

Ross Medical Education Center in Kalamazoo & Portage Run to End Homelessness

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Despite the rainy weather this spring, staff and students from Ross Medical Education Center campuses in Kalamazoo, Michigan and Portage, Michigan combined efforts and made their way to Homer-Stryker Field in Kalamazoo to help raise money for the homeless. Organizers raised more than $50,000 to help Housing Resources Incorporated, an organization that helps those in need afford housing and avoid …

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Ross Medical in Kalamazoo Joins Habitat for Humanity to Build Tiny House

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Kalamazoo Valley Habitat for Humanity has built the first legally permitted tiny house in the city of Kalamazoo with the help of the students in the morning Medical Assistant class from Ross Medical Education Center in Kalamazoo, Michigan. Kalamazoo Valley Habitat for Humanity builds, rehabilitates, and repairs homes in Kalamazoo County and provides affordable housing to qualified homebuyers. The organization …

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Ross Medical in Kalamazoo & Portage Team Up Against Breast Cancer

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For some of our campuses, the opportunity exists to join together with other local Ross Medical Education Center locations to increase the positive impact on the surrounding communities. For our Ross campus in Kalamazoo, Michigan and our other Ross campus in Portage, Michigan, a joint event is something to look forward to. The Kalamazoo campus is one of the newest …

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New Ross Medical Campus Opens in Kalamazoo

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At Ross, we get excited when new campuses open because we know that with that new campus comes new opportunities for the community. One of our newest campuses just recently opened in Kalamazoo, Michigan. Just under 10 miles northwest of our Ross campus in Portage, we opened a campus on the west edge of the city to better serve the …