Archive for 2011
Created in 2002, Plastic Musik has evolved from three drummers to five multi-instrumentalists, a three piece rock outfit, and a DJ. They played a energetic show filled with recognizable songs and kept the crowd entertained all night. (more…)
Ferris State University freshman and North Star, Mich. native Aloysius “AJ” Huss, 19, died in a single-car accident on Jan. 3.
The Gratiot County Sheriff’s Office reported that at approximately 12:30 p.m., Huss was traveling southbound on Baldwin Road north of Johnson Road in North Star Township when he lost control of his pickup truck, crossing the center line and hitting a tree. Huss was not wearing a seatbelt at the time of the crash. The accident currently remains under investigation. (more…)
Plastic Musik, a group of musicians based out of Las Vegas, will be performing at Ferris to prove that instruments can be created from unlikely objects.
The group uses plastic tubes, laundry tubs, and various other plastic objects to recreate well-known songs. They cover everything from Beethoven and Mozart to 80s classics and hip-hop hits. Plastic Musik also utilizes a revolutionary product called “boomwhackers,” which are brightly colored musical tubes. (more…)
The Michigan College of Optometry (MCO) building project, also known as The Center for Collaborative Healthcare Education, was officially finished on the planned date of Jan. 3, 2011. Faculty members were able to move in Jan. 3, as classes started on Jan. 10. (more…)
Loosvelt, a native of Trenton and a former Bulldog basketball player from 2004-08, appeared on the premier episode of MTV’s new reality show, where high school seniors are given a chance to work out with a trainer and get healthy before heading off to college. (more…)
A New Year’s resolution is a great way to make a positive change in your life.
People make resolutions ranging from quitting smoking to losing weight to spending more time with their families. No matter what the intended change is, it takes dedication to truly change a bad habit. (more…)
Being down and having a feeling of anxiety toward starting school, work, and a hectic schedule again is something that can be controlled. There are many things people can do to alleviate some of their blues. (more…)
The Bulldogs snapped out of a three-game winless funk with two dominating road performances as they outscored Bowling Green University 7–2 in their two– game series sweep Jan. 7–8.
The sweep marks the first time Ferris has swept Bowling Green on its home ice since the 2002-03 season. The victory on Saturday was head coach Bob Daniels 300th win. (more…)