2013-2014 Selected Presidential Speeches and Remarks

President Eisler Talks about Ferris to Michael Patrick Shiels on Michigan's BIG Show (August 25, 2014)


Presentation to Economic Development Board (May 22, 2014)

  • President Eisler's presentation: "Economic Development: Ferris State University and You"

Testimony to Senate Education Committee (May 14, 2014)


Ferris Commencement Ceremonies (May 9-10, 2014)


Ferris Board of Trustees Working Session (May 9, 2014)


Ferris Foundation Board Meeting (May 3, 2014)

 

Center for Community Leadership (April 30, 2014)

  • President Eisler's comments
    for Ferris State University's receipt of the Uncommon Greatness Award

 

Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on Higher Education (February 27, 2014)

  • President Eisler's Testimony: "Higher Education in Michigan: Creating Opportunity, Funding Excellence and Restraining Costs"
    • Testimony
    • Chart 1: Michigan Budget Priorities
    • Chart 2: State Appropriation - Actual vs Inflation
    • Chart 3: Ferris Freshman Baccalaureate Student Retention
    • Chart 4: Student Achievement Measure Outcomes
    • Chart 5: Ferris Graduate Placement for STEM Graduates
    • Chart 6: Michigan Public Universities Change in Resources
    • Chart 7: Ferris MPSERS Payments - % of Salary
    • Chart 8: Ferris MPSERS Payments - FY 2003 to 2014
    • Handout: MPSERS Timeline and Impact
    • Responses to Subcommittee Questions

 

Op Ed for MLive (February 26, 2014)

  • President Eisler's Guest Column
    "Snyder's Higher Education Funding Proposal 'Reverses Decade of Decline in Funding'"

 

Kent Intermediate School District Dinner (February 11, 2014)

  • President Eisler's presentation
    "Creating Successful Futures for our Students - Building Strong K-16 Partnerships"

 

Commencement (December 14, 2013)

 

President Eisler's Presentation to Board of Trustees (December 13, 2013)

  • Presentation: "University Operating Support per Student Analysis" - House Fiscal Agency Report, December 2013
  • Operating Resources FY 2001-2014
  • Student Achievement Measure - model

 

Rockford High School (KISA) - Concurrent Education (October 17, 2013)

 

Founders' Day (August 29, 2013)

  • President Eisler's presentation:  "A reflection on our past, a consideration of the present, and some thoughts on our shared future."