On Friday, Feb. 3, Ferris State University unveiled a new pharmacy center on the Medical Mile in Grand Rapids. The College of Pharmacy Center for Innovational Learning, located on the seventh floor of 25 Michigan St., aims to tap into the area’s bustling medical industry and create partnerships that would place students alongside professionals from throughout the medical industry. The 26,000-square foot facility provides new classroom and laboratory space for the college. Read more at www.mlive.com/news/grand-rapids/index.ssf/2012/02/ferris_state_university_pharma_1.html.
Student MPA members Elizabeth Kelly and Nicole Stone were recently presented with scholarships from the National Association of Chain Drug Stores. Congratulations to these two student pharmacists! The NACDS Foundation said a total of 58 scholarships were awarded, representing 42 colleges and schools of pharmacy. Click here to view a full list of scholarship winners.