This Week at Ferris (March 17)

Ferris State UniversityThis week, Ferris State University welcomes back students from their spring break destinations.

Activities this week include guest athletic events, guest speakers and workshops.

Monday, March 17

St. Patrick’s Day

6:30 to 7:30 p.m., FLITE, Room 159 – Multicultural Exchange

Students are encouraged to engage, exchange and learn about each other on Monday evenings.

7 to 8 p.m., Biggby Coffee Big Rapids – Coffee Connect

Let the Collegiate Entrepreneurs’ Organization buy you a cup of Biggby coffee while you listen to a short speech about entrepreneurial topics.

Tuesday, March 18

11 to 11:50 a.m., Science Building, Room 102 – SowHope – Guest Speaker Professor Betsy Verwys

SowHope is a non-profit organization dedicated to inspiring women around the world by providing them with opportunities of basic holistic care.

2 p.m., Racquet and Fitness Center – Women’s Tennis Hosts Aquinas

Wednesday, March 19

12 to 12:50 p.m., FLITE, Room 405 – An Introduction to Mindfulness: A 5-Part Lunch and Learn Discussion Series

7 to 8 p.m.- #ProFresh Twitter Chat

Join in person for free pizza and a live twitter chat or tweet from the comfort of your own home.

Thursday, March 20

11 a.m. to 12 p.m., FLITE, Room 214 – National Organization for Women Meeting

Friday, March 21

2 to 5 p.m., FLITE, Room 135 – Naked Presenter

Workshop is based on Garr Reynolds’ book titles, The Naked Professor.

Saturday, March 22

FSU Softball Field – women’s softball hosts Ashland University–CANCELLED (Check here for details)

6 to 9 p.m. – Your Beautiful Black Woman Annual Poetry Jam

Sunday, March 23

FSU Softball Field – women’s softball hosts Malone University–CANCELLED (Check here for details) 

6 to 9 p.m. – Your Beautiful Black Woman Annual Poetry Jam


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Last updated: 03-20-2014