Archive for 2011
Bulldogs fall to region #1 Bellarmine
It was a magical run for the Bulldogs this postseason, but it has all come to an end after an 85–66 defeat at the hands Bellarmine on March 15.
The Bulldogs made their exit from the NCAA Tournament as the Knights outscored Ferris 48–27 in the second half to pull away with the victory. Ferris trailed 39–37 at halftime. (more…)
Local adult entertainment lounge faces obstacles in controversial practice
Since its unveiling last January, the Tabu Lounge—a members-only club that offers exotic dancing—immediately caught public attention.
Located within Fantasies Unlimited, just south of town in Big Rapids, the lounge offers patrons—18 years and older—what had previously been missing in the area: live, adult entertainment. (more…)
It happens without warning: One minute all is “normal” in the world and the next minute disaster.
On the morning of March 11, a 23-foot wall of water slammed into the Japanese coast and devastated the city of Sendai. An 8.9-magnitude earthquake, the largest to ever strike Japan, caused a massive tsunami that has killed more than 1,800 people and injured more than 1,900 people. (more…)
FSU students may see a reduction in the Pell Grant
Out of the over 12,000 students who attend Ferris, more than 10,000 students receive financial assistance, and 6,161 students receive aid from the Pell Grant. (more…)
Sexual activity in residence halls gives the term “dorm-mates” a whole new meaning
But doing what, exactly? When referring to the few innate biological instincts of man (and woman), there’s one drive that probably comes to the college student’s mind, and sometimes, undesirably, to their ears: sex. (more…)
What do you think about Facebook selling info to third-party companies?
Although I think what Facebook did is a little sketchy, I have to look at the facts and reiterate that your information, whether you like it or not, is out there. (more…)
Five-star event wants students to get wasted on enthusiasm for safety and good choices
Wendi Fox is a former high-risk drinker who now makes a living off of her entertaining stand-up comedy acts that focus around alcohol and the impact it can have on people. (more…)
Ferris eliminated from CCHA Tournament in overtime loss
Ferris overcame an early three-goal deficit to the Broncos, forcing overtime on March 13 in the third game of the quarterfinal match-up. But No. 15-ranked Western Michigan prevailed during overtime defeating Ferris State 5–4. (more…)