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February 23, 2018

The first group of students in the Doctor of Nursing Practice program at Fort Hays State University, in its first full year of operation, will soon graduate. The program is designed to train doctoral-level nurse practitioners who will put academic nursing research to use in treating patients.

February 22, 2018

Two members of the College of Education at Fort Hays State University attended the Academic Chairpersons Conference in Orlando, Fla.

February 20, 2018

Fort Hays State University’s Department of Music and Theatre will perform Noel Coward’s comic play “Present Laughter” at 7:30 p.m. on Thursday, March 1, Friday, March 2, and Saturday, March 3. A matinee performance will be at 2:30 p.m., Sunday, March 4.

February 20, 2018

A rare first edition medical book by a 19th-century scholar in homeopathic medicine will soon have a home in Fort Hays State University’s Forsyth Library.

February 20, 2018

Record enrollments at Fort Hays State University have continued for a 17th consecutive spring with a 20th-day enrollment of 13,127, which is 474 students higher than last spring’s 12,653.

February 20, 2018

The Fort Hays State University Interfraternity Council recently attended the regional conference of the Association of Fraternal Leadership Values in Indianapolis. The IFC was honored for their “Take a Stand” campaign against sexual assault.

February 19, 2018

Twelve students from Fort Hays State University’s Department of Biological Sciences recently showcased their research at the annual Kansas IDeA Network of Biomedical Research Excellence in Overland Park.

February 16, 2018

The Leadership Studies Department at Fort Hays State University is among 22 academic departments from colleges and universities around the nation to be recognized for integrating civic responsibility and service into the major field of study.

February 16, 2018

Fort Hays State University’s Management Development Center will offer two workshops in March focusing on conflict and time management.

February 16, 2018

Dr. Gary Andersen, assistant professor of advanced education programs at Fort Hays State University, provides monthly professional development to more than 50 teachers in Saudi Arabia on the topic of creating cultures of thinking in classrooms.

February 16, 2018

Five graduate students from Fort Hays State University will present research to legislators and the public at the annual Capitol Graduate Research Summit on Tuesday, Feb. 20, in Topeka.

February 16, 2018

Dr. Brett Weaver, associate professor of English at Fort Hays State University, recently published two books through Mellen Press in New York.

February 16, 2018

Fort Hays State University Collegiate Farm Bureau members recently attended the annual Kansas Farm Bureau Young Farmers and Rancher’s leadership conference in Manhattan.

February 16, 2018

A wise man once said, “You don’t know if you’re winning if you don’t keep score.” That man was Bob Schmidt, former president and CEO of Eagle Communications in Hays. Schmidt died in August 2017, but his legend lives on.

February 15, 2018

Having started mowing yards for income at 9 years old, Emily Updegrove learned at a young age the rewards of hard work.

February 15, 2018

Shannon Sadler, winner of the 1985 Hays Symphony Concerto competition at age 16, returns to Hays for the first to present “Red, White, and Blue,” an All-American piano recital beginning at 7:30 p.m., Friday, Feb. 16th in the Beach/Schmidt Performing Arts Center in Sheridan Hall on the Fort Hays State University campus.

February 15, 2018

The presidents of Fort Hays State University and Salina Area Technical College came together Tuesday morning in Salina to sign an agreement making it easier and more affordable for people across North Central Kansas to earn a bachelor’s degree.

February 13, 2018

Fraternities and sororities at Fort Hays State University raised more than $5,000 for charities during the Fall 2017 semester.

February 13, 2018

The College of Education at Fort Hays State University recently conducted a workshop in conjunction with the Kansas Department of Education at the Sternberg Museum of Natural History.

February 12, 2018

A news conference honoring major donors who made video boards possible at Fort Hays State University’s main athletic venues is set for 10 a.m. Friday, Feb. 16, in the Sunset Atrium of FHSU's Memorial Union.

February 12, 2018

Programs offered through the Fort Hays State University Virtual College received a No. 1 recognition in January 2018 as well as other rankings from various agencies as among the best and most affordable online programs offered by U.S. colleges and universities.

February 12, 2018

Fort Hays State University’s student affairs ACCESS to Success Plan was recently awarded the 2018 National Student Affairs Technology Emerging Practice Award from NASPA: Student Affairs Administrators in Higher Education – Technology Knowledge Community.

February 09, 2018

Searching for a way to share your Tiger pride? The Tiger Gold on Friday Committee is holding a promotional graphic design competition from now until April 11, 2018, for those interested in contributing their school spirit.

February 09, 2018

There probably aren’t many Americans, especially those from Kansas, who don’t associate the phrases “follow the yellow brick road” and “there’s no place like home,” with “The Wizard of Oz” movie.

February 09, 2018

Fort Hays State University students will join their peers from other Kansas Board of Regents public four-year universities for the annual Kansas Undergraduate Research Day from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 14, in the Capitol Rotunda in Topeka.

February 08, 2018

The Kansas Wetlands Education Center will host a “celebrating birds” program – a free, one-hour program – from 10 to 11 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 17, at the Kansas Wetlands Education Center.

February 05, 2018

Shane Keller grew up in the south central Kansas town of St. John and was well aware of how unpredictable Kansas weather is.

February 01, 2018

The Department of Leadership Studies at Fort Hays State University has historically offered an international class to students late in the second semester or during the summer months.

January 31, 2018

Westford Education Group, Al Nahda, United Arab Emirates, has joined Fort Hays State University in a strategic partnership to bring affordable, high-quality business education to the Middle East.

January 31, 2018

Thanks to an innovative agreement between USD 489 and Fort Hays State University, USD 489 teachers who want master’s degrees now have an opportunity for a break on tuition.

January 31, 2018

The second free hearing screening of the semester to be held in western Kansas by Fort Hays State University graduate students will be offered in Hoxie.

January 31, 2018

The Management Development Center at Fort Hays State University will offer “Managing Stress and Burnout through Emotional Intelligence and Mindfulness” from 1 to 4:30 p.m. Friday, Feb. 23, in the Memorial Union’s Stouffer Lounge on the FHSU campus.

January 31, 2018

Bats and their biology and value to people will be the subject of the Bat Fair from 2 to 4 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 11, at the Kansas Wetlands Education Center, 592 NE K-156 Hwy, Great Bend.

January 29, 2018

Seven tourism and hospitality students from Fort Hays State University’s Department of Applied Business Studies recently traveled to Dallas, Texas, for a one week externship with the corporate offices of Jason’s Deli.

January 29, 2018

An essay by Dr. Tom Johansen, professor of economics, finance and accounting at Fort Hays State University, was recently selected for publication in an upcoming book, “The Warren Buffet Shareholder: Stories from the Berkshire Hathaway Meeting.”

January 26, 2018

Kansas high school students choosing to attend Fort Hays State University will be among those eligible for a new scholarship program created by Wichita’s Rudd Foundation.

January 26, 2018

Fort Hays State University alumni Larry and Lyn Fenwick, Macksville, are sharing their collection of Wizard of Oz artifacts with the Hays community. The Fenwick Oz Collection is now available for viewing through Friday, March 16, on the main floor of Fort Hays State University’s Forsyth Library.

January 24, 2018

Fort Hays State University’s selection as a participant in a new scholarship program will be announced at a news conference at 10 a.m. Friday, Jan. 26, in the Sunset Atrium of the university’s Memorial Union.

January 24, 2018

Complete High School Maize is an alternative school that educates students in grades 9 through12 who struggled in a traditional high school setting. So Heidi Albin, in her ninth year as a science teacher at the school, comes up with alternative ways to make things work.

January 24, 2018

During the month of February, students from Fort Hays State University’s Department of Sociology will conduct a survey on water use, water quality and city-sponsored water conservation programs in Hays.

January 24, 2018

Dr. James Austin, assistant professor of English at Fort Hays State University, recently traveled to Cairo, Egypt, to study the writing and literacy development of Egyptian undergraduates at the American University in Cairo.

January 23, 2018

Fort Hays State University’s selection as a participant in a new scholarship program will be announced at a news conference Friday, Jan. 26, in the Sunset Atrium of the university’s Memorial Union.

January 22, 2018

Dr. Brett Bruner, director of transition and student conduct at Fort Hays State University, recently received the 2018 National Student Success Award from the American College Personnel Association: College Student Educators International Coalition for Multicultural Affairs - Latin@/x Network.

January 22, 2018

Tigers In Service packages 15,000 meals during Alternative Winter Break

January 18, 2018

Deans at Fort Hays State University have named 1,607 students to the Deans Honor Roll for the fall 2017 semester.

January 17, 2018

The Entrepreneur Direct Speaker Series at Fort Hays State University will host Jim Brull and John Tavlarios from 10:30-11:45 a.m. Thursday, Feb. 22, in the Eagle Communication Hall of the FHSU Robbins Center.

January 17, 2018

Staff from Fort Hays State University's Kansas Academy of Mathematics and Science will host six free information sessions across the state for seventh-graders through high school sophomores and their families in February and April.

January 16, 2018

The first free hearing screening of the semester to be held in western Kansas by Fort Hays State University graduate students will be offered in Norton.

January 16, 2018

Amy Gildemeister, a Fort Hays State University graduate assistant for sexual assault prevention and student conduct in the Office of Transition and Student Conduct, was recently announced as the 2018 National Outstanding Graduate Student of the Year.

January 16, 2018

Begun in 2000, The Fort Hays State University Cottonwood Music Festival celebrates the genius of chamber music by bringing recognized guest artists to Hays to collaborate with FHSU’s Department of Music and Theatre faculty and students for three days of rehearsals, master classes and concerts.

January 12, 2018

Fort Hays State University’s Tiger Pals are teaming up with the Tim Tebow Foundation and Celebration Community Church to host Night to Shine, a prom night experience for people age 14 and older with special needs and disabilities.

January 12, 2018

Two Fort Hays State University faculty recently presented at the 2018 Association for Science Teacher Education conference in Baltimore, Md.

January 12, 2018

What’s the best way to learn about supervisor skills? Attend boot camp with a retired U.S. Army sergeant!

January 11, 2018

Online bachelor’s degree programs from Fort Hays State University are still No. 1 in Kansas in the 2018 Best Online Bachelor’s Programs rankings from U.S. News & World Report.

January 09, 2018

Dr. Brett Bruner, director of transition and student conduct at Fort Hays State University, recently earned the 2018 Research Grant from the American College Personnel Association: College Educators International Commission on Student Involvement

January 09, 2018

Programs offered through the Fort Hays State University Virtual College received four No. 1 recognitions in December 2017 among other rankings from various agencies as among the best and most affordable online programs offered by U.S. colleges and universities.

January 05, 2018

A wonderful variety of musicals, plays, dance and instrumental music make up the spring 2018 shows of the Encore Performing Arts Series at Fort Hays State University.

January 05, 2018

Fort Hays State University's Virtual College has once again been named a Military Friendly® Gold School by Victory Media, originator of a family of Military Friendly employment, entrepreneurship and education resources for veterans and their families.

January 05, 2018

Dr. Brett Bruner, director of transition and student conduct at Fort Hays State University, recently earned the 2018 Research Grant from the American College Personnel Association: College Educators International Commission on Student Involvement.

January 03, 2018

Applications are open for an entrepreneurship camp for high school students that will be hosted by Fort Hays State University for the first time this summer.

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