Ross Medical Center in Lansing Hosts Guest Speaker

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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 …

Ross Medical in Lansing Hosts Heart Health Guest Speaker

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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 Campuses Honor Children’s Dental Health Month

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

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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

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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

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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 …

Ross Medical Education Center Lansing Movers for Meals

Ross Medical in Lansing Joins Movers for Meals this Holiday Season

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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 …

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Ross Medical in Lansing Invites EVE’s House to Campus

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In an ongoing effort to spread awareness of the many services available to Greater Lansing residents who suffer from domestic abuse, Ross Medical Education Center of Lansing, Michigan periodically hosts a presentation delivered by a representative of EVE’s House. This summer, Leah Dryer addressed Ross’ Lansing staff, faculty, and students regarding the non-profit 501(c)(3) organization, which began in 1977 and …

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Ross Medical Assistant Students in Lansing Visit Ingham County Mobile Health Center

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In the Medical Assistant program at Ross Medical Education Center, students receive instruction on a variety of administrative and clinical skills required to pursue a career in the medical assisting field. Also, staff and faculty members at each campus go the extra mile to provide essential knowledge of community-wide programs and resources that are essential to the well-being of the …

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 …

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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 Lansing Helps Greater Lansing Food Bank

Ross Medical in Lansing Supports Local Greater Lansing Food Bank

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The staff and students of Ross Medical Education Center of Lansing, Michigan went all out this year to collect food for the annual Ross Company Wide Food Drive during the month of March. Evening Office Assistant Alyssa Holley, tapped into her creative talents to construct a Dr. Seuss-like tree of opportunity for giving, which inspired everyone at the campus with …

Ross Medical Education Center Lansing Collects Shoes for Footprints of Michigan

Ross Medical in Lansing Gives Shoes to Footprints of Michigan

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Once again, staff and students of Ross Medical Education Center of Lansing, Michigan welcomed the chance to collect shoes and boots throughout the month of February for residents of Mid-Michigan. These citizens, without the generosity of others, would likely face the dilemma of having to choose between providing food or shoes for their families. Footprints of Michigan is a non-profit …

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Ross Medical in Lansing Joins Be the Match in Large Numbers

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Caitlin Gallagher of Michigan Blood has visited the Ross Medical Education Center campus in Lansing, Michigan on a number of occasions. But her most recent visit stands out among the others. While at the campus, Caitlin gave a moving presentation to the Lansing campus’ current enrollees, offering them an opportunity to join Be The Match. Ross students met Caitlin’s earnest …

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Ross Medical in Lansing Joins Movers for Meals Drive

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This fall, Ross Medical Education Center of Lansing, Michigan participated in Two Men and a Truck’s Movers for Meals Drive. When Alexandra Ennest of Two Men and a Truck contacted Lansing Campus Director Michelle Rodesiler asking if the campus would be willing to participate in a food drive for the Greater Lansing Food Bank, Michelle realized this would be a …

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Ross Medical in Lansing Supports Local Class at Shabazz Academy

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The staff of Ross Medical Education Center of Lansing, Michigan recognizes the impact a positive early learning experience has on every child. So, when Dental Assistant Program Chair Colleen Mee and Career Development Representative Shari Brooks shared the idea of partnering with a local school to “adopt a class.” Campus Director Michelle Rodesiler responded with an enthusiastic offer to head …

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 …

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Ross Medical in Lansing Supports EVE’s House

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Recently, students, and faculty of Ross Medical Education Center of Lansing, Michigan welcomed Amy Liston and Elizabeth Panek of EVE’s House, a local abuse shelter, to their campus. Amy is the Non-Residential Advocate for the organization and assists victims under the age of 50, while Liz is the All Services Coordinator, specializing in elder abuse. One main thing separates EVE’s …