Interprofessional Conference on Human Trafficking Awareness

In the past year alone there have been 305 human trafficking cases reported in the State of Michigan. As of 2017, Michigan ranks sixth on the list of human trafficking cases reported. The purpose of this conference is to expose students, faculty, professionals and other community members to the impacts of human trafficking.

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Ferris State University Announces Conference on Human Trafficking Awareness

(BIG RAPIDS, Mich)—The Ferris State University Coalition Against Slavery and the Professional Convention Management Association Student Organization are holding a two-day public Conference on Human Trafficking Awareness, April 5-6, at the FSU University Center, located at 805 Campus Drive, Big Rapids, Michigan. Parking is available in Lot #1.

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Pure Michigan Campaign Continues to Drive Travel, Positive Image of State

LANSING, Mich. – The award-winning Pure Michigan advertising campaign continues to drive travel and spending to Michigan from out-of-state visitors and to improve the image of Michigan as a regional and national leisure travel destination, according to a report released today during the Pure Michigan Governor’s Conference on Tourism.

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Overtime Rule Takes Effect Dec. 1

The new rule, which was announced in May, is expected to make an additional 4.2 million salaried workers eligible for overtime pay. Read the Michigan Restaurant Association's article Restaurant Wages…

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