Thursday, May 7, 2009
Grand Rapids Press Article On New FSU Optometry Building
Groundbreaking in Big Rapids is Friday (May 8)
By Nardy Baeza Bickel, Grand Rapids Press
BIG RAPIDS - Ferris State University's Michigan College of Optometry has been housed in Pennock Hall, a converted residence hall, for more than three decades.
On Friday, the university breaks ground on a $26.9 million, 87,097-square-foot facility for the Michigan College of Optometry/Center for Collaborative Health Education.
When it opens, the building will enable the college to increase enrollment by a third and patient visits by at least 10,000 annually. It currently serves about 19,450 visits.
To view the entire article, visit: http://www.mlive.com/news/grand-rapids/index.ssf/2009/05/ferris_state_university_to_bre.html