Photo of George Rapanos George Rapanos: A Quest for Religious Transformation
There is a Hidden Treasure,
Most search for it in vain.
It comes down from heaven,
And it falls like the rain.

- George Rapanos

Dedication Photos September 18, 2002

These photos were taken at the dedication of the Circle Of Inspiration, Ferris State University, September 18, 2002

George and Suanne Rapanos help dedicate the "Circle of Inspiration of Ferris State's West Campus. "What I want is to inspire love and transcendence in people."

Approximately 75 people were in attendance including family, Ferris State Board of Trustees members, emeriti, staff and students.

Speakers included Dr. Phillip Sterling, Mr. Dan Hurley, Ms. Kaci Baars, and Dr. William Sederburg, President of Ferris State University.

History of the Obelisk
Pharaoh's Obelisk Arrives on Campus - Ferris State University Campus News October 25, 2001
Circle of Inspiration Dedicated - Ferris State Torch September 25, 2002
Ancient Ways Modern Means - Ferris State University Crimson & Gold Winter 2002
NOVA "Pharaoh's Obelisk" Program Summary
Information on Circle of Inspiration
Circle of Inspiration Dedication Speech by George Rapanos
Dedication Photos September 18, 2002
Obelisk Erected Using Modern Equipment
Spectacular View of The Obelisk at Night
The Circle of Inspiration Obelisk Poster
Bronze Plaques Circling the Obelisk - PDF
Bronze Plaques Circling the Obelisk - Photos
Under Construction Photos
Obelisk Aerial Photo