Thursday, October 3, 2013

Homecoming Comedian Tonight

Looking for a good laugh?
Stop by Williams Auditorium and see comedian and magician Derek Huges at 7 p.m. Performing alongside him will be comedians Gina Brillon, Vladimir Caamano, and Mal Hall from NBC's Stand Up for Diversity Tour.
This event is a Homecoming event and is free and open to the public, though parental discretion is advised. The show is sponsored by the 2013 Homecoming Committee, Entertainment Unlimited and the Finance Division of Student Government.
For more information on this event or for Homecoming events, please visit the homecoming website here.

Wednesday, October 2, 2013

Bring Your Pup, and Participate in Paws in the P.A.R.C. 5K Fun Run and Walk

Registration is under way for Paws in the P.A.R.C., a 5K Fun Run and Walk in Hemlock Park to benefit the Animal Rescue Coalition of Mecosta County.

The Saturday, Oct. 12 event is being presented by the Health Care Management Association and PetSavers, two registered student organizations at Ferris State University.

Participants can run or walk the 5K course, and can bring their dogs, too. Pre-registration is $10 at the Good Dog Bakery, 120 N. Michigan Ave. Suite 5, in downtown Big Rapids, by calling (231) 796-2683 or emailing

Run-day registration is $15 and begins at noon. The 5K Fun Run and Walk will begin at 1 p.m. in the park, located at the east end of Hemlock Street and Warren Avenue.

Proceeds from the event will go to A.R.C., a non-profit, no-kill animal shelter in Big Rapids. For more information about A.R.C., visit its website here:

Monday, September 30, 2013

Homecoming 2013 Begins

It's HERE! The Bulldog Beach Bash Homecoming 2013.

This week is packed with tons of events to get involved!

Monday, Sept. 30 - Lip Sync Competition: 7 p.m. in Williams Auditorium

Tuesday, Oct. 1 - Kickball Tournament: Top Taggart Field
         Registration at 6: 30 p.m.
         Tournament begins at 7 p.m.

Wednesday, Oct 2 - Bonfire: 8 p.m. in Lot 61 by Brophy/McNerney Hall

Thursday, Oct. 3 - Comedian: 7 p.m. in Williams Auditorium FREE Admission

Saturday, Oct. 5 - Homecoming Parade/Game
          Parade begins at noon in Downtown Big Rapids.
          Kickoff is at 2 p.m. at Top Taggart Field.

For more information, visit Ferris State Homecoming's page.