Ferris State University


Snyder Cuts Ribbon On Cyberwar Training Center

Gov. Rick Snyder cut the ribbon Friday on the Michigan Cyber Range, a resource that prepares cybersecurity professionals in the detection and prevention of cyber attacks in a real-world setting.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/11/2012

Ferris HPV 1

Tech Tour Day Six: Ferris Tech Fantastic

We’re a long way from the log cabins in which Ferris State University founder Woodbridge N. Ferris was born, way back in 1853. But the university he and his wife Helen founded as the Big Rapids Industrial School in 1884 hasn’t really strayed all that far from its roots. It’s still no-nonsense technology, but with an eye toward tomorrow.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/16/2012

The 2013 Ford Taurus. Ford Motor Co. photo.

GLITR Hits The Road For Fall Tech Tour ’12

Matt’s headed out on the road again for a Fall Tech Tour of Michigan university technology that will soon turn into Michigan businesses and jobs.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/10/2012


Bachelor’s Degree Classes Available At St. Clair County CC University Center

Registration is open for fall classes in numerous bachelor’s degree programs through the University Center at St. Clair County Community College.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/12/2012

Ferris State Board Increases Tuition By 2.5 Percent

Ferris State University’s Board of Trustees has voted to increase tuition at the Big Rapids school by 2.5 percent.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/23/2012

Grand Rapids Mayor George Heartwell dellivers the opening keynote Thursday morning at Ferris State University's Michigan Energy Conference.

GR Mayor: State Should Take Over Wind Turbine Site Selection

Grand Rapids Mayor George Heartwell called for a state takeover of the permit and site selection process for wind turbines at Ferris State University’s fifth annual Michigan Energy Conference Thursday.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/12/2012

A fuel cell demonstration at Ferris State Univeristy's Michigan Energy Conference

Michigan Energy Conference Seeks Presentations

Ferris State University’s fifth annual Michigan Energy Conference — relocated to Grand Rapids and compressed to a single day for 2012 — has issued a call for presentations.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/30/2011

GLITR Editor Matt Roush at Ferris State Univerity with Ferris State's Deborah Dawson

Tech Tour Day Five, Too: Ferris State Spectacular

GLITR Editor Matt Roush takes a look at some of the top tech programs at the Big Rapids school, one of Michigan’s oldest science-based institutions



US News & World Report Ranks Michigan’s Top Colleges

“U.S.News & World Report” released the 2012 edition of Best Colleges, with several Michigan schools making the cut.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/01/2011

GLITR Editor Matt Roush in the Tech Tour mobile -- a 2010 Ford F150 pickup equipped with OnStar's new FMV rear view mirror, which brings full OnStar service to non-GM vehciles

GLITR Tech Tour Taking Off For Fall 2011

GLITR’s Fall 2011 Tech Tour takes off across Michigan’s campuses

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/29/2011