This Week at Ferris (March 24)

Ferris State UniversityThis spring season is upon us. Some days feel more like spring than others. The upcoming week on the calendar, has a number of events that are of interest to the Ferris State University community.

A number of great activities are taking place this week or are in the works for future weeks. One of the highlights of this upcoming week has to do with meetings connected to preparation for The Big Event.

Also, don't forget the ongoing activities related to Women's History Month. For more information, click here.

For some of this week's events on the University Events Calendar, check below:

Monday March 24

5 p.m., College of Business, Room 111 – The Big Event Volunteer Meeting

All participants signing up as individuals MUST ATTEND ONE MANDATORY informational meeting.

6 p.m., Center for Latin@ Studies (IRC 131) – Hablemos

For more information, click here.

Tuesday March 25

11 a.m., IRC 120 – The Big Event Meeting

12 to 5 p.m., University Rec Center

Your one stop shop for graduation, pick up tickets for commencement, purchase cap and gown, and gather information for graduation.

8 to 9 p.m., College of Business, Room 111 – The Big Event Meeting

Wednesday March 26

3 p.m., FSU Softball Field – Women’s softball hosts Lewis University

6 p.m., BUS 111 – Big Event Meeting

7 p.m. - #ProFresh Twitter Chat featuring alumna Jacki Easlick

The March #ProFresh Twitter Chat will feature Easlick, a prominent designer. She will be sharing her experience and journey to success. The Twitter chat is scheduled for Wednesday, March 26.

For the full scoop, click here.

Thursday March 27

11 a.m., College of Business, Room 210 – Coffee Connect

11 a.m., IRC 120 – Big Event Meeting

3 p.m., FSU Racquet and Fitness Center – Men’s tennis hosts Lake Erie College

7 p.m., College of Business, Room 111 – The Big Event Meeting

Friday March 28

2 p.m. – Naked Presenter

A workshop based on Garr Reynolds’ book titled, The Naked Presenter

3 p.m., Racquet and Fitness Center – Men’s tennis hosts Walsh University

5 to 10 p.m., Hospitality Gala – A Gala at Gatsby's

This is the annual fundraising gala for the Hospitality program and will take place in Big Rapids at the Holiday Inn Hotel and Conference Center. For more details, click here.

Saturday March 29

11 a.m., Racquet and Fitness Center – Men’s tennis hosts Malone University

1 to 4 p.m., Ewigleben Sports Complex Multipurpose Room – Walk for Life

The walk is designated to raise awareness of suicide awareness and suicide prevention.

For more information on upcoming events, please visit

Last updated: 03-20-2014