Ross Medical Education Center Midland Joins Be the Match

Ross Medical in Midland Joins Be the Match to Save Lives

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Ross Medical Education Center in Midland, Michigan welcomed MacKenzie VanDerWarf from Michigan Blood’s Be the Match registry to inform the staff, faculty, and students at the campus about bone marrow donation. Students from the Medical Assistant program joined with faculty and staff to hear the presentation. The students, faculty, and staff were introduced to Baby Clara in an opening video …

Ross Medical Education Center New Baltimore House of Providence

Ross Medical in New Baltimore Supports House of Providence

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During the month of July, the students, staff, and faculty from Ross Medical Education Center in New Baltimore, Michigan worked as a team to be a blessing to some very special girls at the House of Providence in Detroit. The House of Providence is a non-profit organization that gives priority to finding families, closing educational gaps, promoting healing. and stimulating …

Ross Medical Education Center Kokomo Gigi Be the Match

Ross Medical in Kokomo Joins Be the Match for Gigi

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Angela Ramirez is an instructor for the Kokomo, Indiana Ross Medical Education Center evening Medical Assistant program. Earlier this summer she explained that her granddaughter was ill. Gianna Grace “Gigi” is a vibrant, spunky, and full of life two year old little girl. Gigi was diagnosed with leukemia on June 7, 2018 and was admitted to Riley Children’s Hospital. On …

Ross Medical Education Center Grand Rapids North William C Abney Academy

Ross Medical in Grand Rapids North Collects Supplies for Local Students

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For the month of July, the Ross Medical Education Center Grand Rapids North, Michigan campus organized a collection of school supplies for one of their local elementary schools, William C. Abney Academy. The campus collected three large boxes worth of pencils, workbooks, colored pencils, crayons, rulers, markers, erasers, backpacks, and crayon/pencil boxes which will help little learners start a successful …

Ross Medical Education Center Kentwood Little Free Pantry

Ross Medical in Kentwood Helps Fill Shelves at Little Free Pantry

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To give back to their local community, the Ross Medical Education Center Kentwood, Michigan campus identified the Little Free Pantry as the beneficiary of their “Christmas in July” giving campaign. By the end of their campaign, over 200 pounds of non-perishable food and goods were delivered to the Kentwood Community Center, operated by the City of Kentwood. The Little Free …

Ross Medical Education Center Port Huron Reading Initiative

Ross Medical in Port Huron Supports Literacy in Children & Families

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During the month of July, Ross Medical Education Center in Port Huron, Michigan supported the national Disconnect to Connect reading initiative. By utilizing the resources from the Read Aloud website, staff and students were encouraged to have their kids “unplug” from electronic devices this summer and engage in other activities like playing outside, crafting, and of course, reading. As part …

Ross Medical Education Center Midlands Open Door

Ross Medical in Midland Joins Midland’s Open Door to Serve Neighbors

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Many Ross students choose to pursue a career in the healthcare field because of their compassion and commitment to helping those in their community. The students from the Ross Medical Education Center Midland, Michigan campus recently proved that not just once, but twice. They teamed up and decided to volunteer on two different occasions this summer at Midland’s Open Door …

Ross Medical Education Center Canton Veterinary Assistant Drive for Pets

Veterinary Assistant Students from Ross Medical in Canton Support Local Animals

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The Veterinary Assistant program at the Ross Medical Education Center Canton, Michigan campus is helping to save lives one donation at a time! Each person on their campus, from staff member to faculty to student, is committed to serving in their local community. In fact, their recent fundraiser which ran from June through mid July was chosen by their team …

Ross Medical Education Center Johnson City Helping Hands Dental Day 2018

Ross Medical in Johnson City Helps Out at Healing Hands Dental Day Event

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This summer, students from Ross Medical Education Center in Johnson City, Tennessee in the Dental Assistant program went to Bristol, Tennessee to help with the Healing Hands Dental Day event. The Ross students educated children on the importance of oral hygiene through stories, fun games like ring toss, and dental-themed crafts. Ross students also provided healthy snacks for energy and …

Ross Medical Education Center Port Huron Kids in Distress Summer Drive

Ross Medical in Port Huron Fills Summer Needs for Kids In Distress Services

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Guests who visited the Port Huron, Michigan Ross Medical Education Center campus during the month of June immediately noticed a brightly decorated table full of children’s clothing and toiletries. This table represented the first ever Kids In Distress Services Summer Needs Drive at the Port Huron campus. It is a tradition each December in Port Huron for the staff and …

Ross College Sylvania Northwest Ohio Syringe Services

Ross College in Sylvania Joins Northwest Ohio Syringe Services

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Recently, the Ross College Sylvania, Ohio campus was visited by Northwest Ohio Syringe Services. While there, they took the time to discuss the growing opioid epidemic in local area. They also talked about addiction, harm reduction, overdose prevention, and response. The staff, faculty, and students enjoyed the opportunity to learn more about the importance of resources in the area to …

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 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 Quad Cities Occupational Therapy Assistant Hand-in-Hand Toys

Ross College Students in Quad Cities Make Toys for Hand-in-Hand

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Timing is everything, or so the saying goes. For students from the Ross College campus in Quad Cities, Iowa Occupational Therapy Assistant program, timing lead to the students wanting to help a local non profit childcare center in a few different ways. The organization they decided to come alongside is Hand-in-Hand. According to Elizabeth VanCamp, Marketing and Development Coordinator, Hand-in-Hand …

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 College North Canton Vet Tech Club Roadside Cleanup

Ross College in North Canton Cleans Up the Roadside

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The leadership of the Vet Tech Club from the Ross College North Canton, Ohio campus organized a Roadside Clean-Up Day to pick up litter along the stretch of road between their two campus locations. Because they were so thrilled about the help, the township even donated garbage bags to the effort. With their Faculty Advisor Robert Argent and Campus Director …