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April 24, 2015

Mary McDermott, an Edmond (73034) senior at Fort Hays State University, Hays, Kan., recently won a $150 scholarship from the prestigious Leo Burnett Company, Chicago. Representatives from Leo Burnett visited campus recently to review portfolios from 35 graphic design students.

April 24, 2015

Emily Hendricks, Burlington (80807), a senior at Fort Hays State University, Hays, Kan., recently won a $250 scholarship from the prestigious Leo Burnett Company, Chicago. Representatives from Leo Burnett visited campus recently to review portfolios from 35 graphic design students.

April 24, 2015

Approximately 350 Fort Hays State University students stopped by for a free barbeque lunch and a chance at some of $2,000 in fall 2015 scholarship money during the third annual Student Awareness Day Wednesday at the Robbins Center.

April 24, 2015

Fort Hays State University's Delta Omega Chapter of Delta Zeta sorority will hold its annual philanthropy project, Big Man on Campus, at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, April 28, in Fort Hays State University's Beach/Schmidt Performing Arts Center.

April 24, 2015

Fort Hays State University graphic design students have been busy this semester, both on campus and on the road.

April 23, 2015

Inaugural class selected for Honors College at Fort Hays State   04/23/15 kb HAYS, Kan. -- The new Honors College at Fort Hays State University will begin its first year in the fall with a class of 31 students, 17 of them incoming freshmen plus one transfer student and a current student joining the

April 23, 2015

Latest opinion poll by FHSU's Docking Institute shows Kansans at odds with Legislature   04/23/15 gb/ks HAYS, Kan. -- A new survey by the Docking Institute of Public Affairs at Fort Hays State University shows discrepancies between what Kansans want and what the state Legislature is doing on some key

April 21, 2015

Rodeo helps prepare FHSU's Ouellette sisters to lasso a bright future   04/21/15 dgo NOTE TO EDITORS AND NEWS DIRECTORS: A print-quality photo is available for download through the Ouellette sisters link on the page at bigcat.fhsu.edu/currentevents/news_photos.php. By Diane Gasper-O'Brien Universit

April 21, 2015

FHSU Greek Life to host 7th Annual Walk-A-Mile philanthropy event   04/20/15 lar HAYS, Kan. -- Men from Fort Hays State University fraternities will host the seventh annual "Walk-A-Mile in Her Shoes" philanthropy event at 6 p.m. Monday, April 27, on the Memorial Union Patio to raise money and awarene

April 21, 2015

Hays graduate student to host art exhibition at Moss-Thorns Gallery of Art   04/21/15 lar HAYS, Kan. -- Tricia Wiese, Hays graduate student in art, will open her thesis exhibition with a reception as part of the Spring Gallery Walk from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. Friday, April 24, in the Moss-Thorns Gallery o

April 20, 2015

The Management Development Center at Fort Hays State University is still accepting applications from Northwest Kansas businesses and entrepreneurial startups who can use subsidized managerial intern help from the university's College of Business and Entrepreneurship.

April 20, 2015

Carnival to raise funds for Mary Elizabeth Home   04/17/15 jgm HAYS, Kan. -- To benefit the Mary Elizabeth Maternity Home of Hays, three students in COMM 490: Issues and Applications in Communication at Fort Hays State University will host a Family FUN-draiser Carnival from 4 to 6 p.m. on Saturday, A

April 17, 2015

Seven Fort Hays State University students were arrested on Wednesday following an investigation by the Ellis County Drug Enforcement Unit, Ellis County Sheriff’s Office, Hays Police Department and University Police Department.

April 17, 2015

Powerful documentary 'The Hunting Ground' coming to Fort Hays State   04/17/15 mkt/kb HAYS, Kan. -- Residential Life, Women's Leadership Project and the Division of Student Affairs, all of Fort Hays State University, and Jana's Campaign will bring to the university "The Hunting Ground," an explosive

April 17, 2015

Management Development Center at FHSU to offer grant writing workshop   04/16/2015 lar/mdc/kb  HAYS, Kan. -- "The ABC's of Grant Writing," the next workshop offered by the Management Development Center at Fort Hays State University, will give participants the opportunity to learn the basics or update

April 16, 2015

Four Fort Hays State University students recently attended the 2015 joint meeting of the Missouri Valley and Missouri Branches of the American Society for Microbiology held at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln.

April 16, 2015

Two introductory massage therapy classes will be offered at Fort Hays State University for the summer 2015 term. The courses will be offered over a weekend on June 6-7 and July 25-26 for one credit hour.

April 16, 2015

Volunteers from Fort Hays State University are seeking projects for the May 2 BIG Event, an initiative of the university's Student Government Association in which the SGA thanks the community for its support by performing services for people who need them.

April 16, 2015

Sixteen students from the Institute of Applied Technology at Fort Hays State University earned top honors at the recent International Technology and Engineering Educators Association (ITEEA) 77th Annual Conference held in Milwaukee, Wis.

April 16, 2015

Registration is open for the annual Big Creek "How I Met Your Mudder" Mud Run on Saturday, April 18, at Fort Hays State University's Gross Memorial Coliseum. Registration starts at 7:30 a.m., and the race begins at 8:30 a.m.

April 16, 2015

Wrapping up its 2014-15 theatre season, the Department of Music and Theatre at Fort Hays State University will perform Charles Morey's "Figaro" from Thursday to Sunday, April 23 to April 26, in the Felten-Start Theatre in Malloy Hall.

April 16, 2015

A full day of informative and entertaining presentations and activities to celebrate Earth Day -- Wednesday, April 22 -- at Fort Hays State University will culminate with a groundbreaking ceremony for the Victor E. Garden's new location in the pit area east of the Robbins Center.

April 16, 2015

The digital media team at Fort Hays State University recently won six first-place broadcast awards and two second-place awards at the Kansas Association of Broadcasters (KAB) competition.

April 13, 2015

The Fort Hays State University rodeo is one of the last on the season circuit for the Central Plains Region.

April 10, 2015

Ulises Gonzalez, Garden City junior, and Molly Morgan, Wilson junior, were elected as president and vice president, respectively, of the Fort Hays State University Student Government Association in elections held April 8-9 for the 2015-2016 year.

April 10, 2015

Fort Hays State University students traveled to Memphis, Tenn., for an alternative spring break trip sponsored by Tigers in Service and Stripes for St. Jude.

April 09, 2015

Thirteen student competitors from Fort Hays State University's shotgun sports team participated in six events, shooting 2,191 out of 2,350 clay targets, and finishing as Division II runner-up at the Association of College Unions International, National Collegiate Clay Target Championships in San Antonio, March 24 through 29.

April 09, 2015

To benefit the Huntsman Cancer Institute, the Sigma Chi Fraternity, Zeta Tau Chapter, at Fort Hays State University will host the Jared Daniels Band in concert on Friday, April 17, at Singers Sports Bar and Grill, 114 E 12th St.

April 08, 2015

Irena Ravitskaya, associate professor of music and theatre at Fort Hays State University, and guest artist Raymonda Sheinfeld will perform in the Duo Piano Recital beginning at 7:30 p.m. on Friday, April 10, in the Beach/Schmidt Performing Arts Center.

April 08, 2015

Fort Hays State University geosciences graduate students will host two sessions with activities explaining Earth's major mass extinctions in programs developed for both children and adults, Saturday, April 11, at the Sternberg Museum of Natural History.

April 08, 2015

The Kansas Supreme Court will hear oral arguments on three cases when it convenes in a special session on Monday, April 13, at Fort Hays State University.

April 07, 2015

Two graduate students from Fort Hays State University, Lauren Baird, Omaha (68135), and Josh Novak, Omaha (68137), were accepted into this year's America's ClayFest III, a prestigious international ceramic competition and exhibition.

April 07, 2015

Tickets are now available for Presidio Brass: "Sounds of the Cinema," the next Encore Series offering. The performance will be at at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, April 14, in the Beach/Schmidt Performing Arts Center on the Fort Hays State University campus.

April 07, 2015

Nex-Tech Wireless recently furthered its partnership with Fort Hays State University by establishing two annual scholarship funds.

April 07, 2015

An internal candidate, one from Wichita State University and another from the University of Missouri, Kansas City, have been announced as finalists for the vice president for student affairs at Fort Hays State

April 06, 2015

Scholarly and creative activities of students and faculty at Fort Hays State University will be celebrated during the university's John Heinrichs Scholarly and Creative Activities Day on Wednesday, April 29.

April 06, 2015

The third annual 5K Run/Walk to Help Children Talk, hosted by Fort Hays State University's Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders and Scottish Rite Masons, will be Saturday, April 25, at Municipal Park, First and Main, Hays. Registration begins at 10:30 a.m. The race starts at 11 a.m.

April 06, 2015

Twelve women on the Fort Hays State University campus were honored last week at the second annual Phenomenal Woman Award ceremony.

April 06, 2015

Five camps will be offered this summer for students in grades two through eight by the Science and Mathematics Education Institute on the Fort Hays State University campus.

April 06, 2015

This year's Cottonwood Project, a musical celebration hosted by the Department of Music and Theatre at Fort Hays State University, will feature Lucy and Friends on Tuesday, April 7, and the instrumentals from Elvis Costello's 14th studio album, "The Juliet Letters," on Saturday, April 11.

April 06, 2015

Learning about world hunger and how to make a difference in the fight against poverty and hunger is the purpose of the 2015 Hunger Banquet, 6 p.m. Friday, April 10, at the Robbins Center on the Fort Hays State University campus.

April 03, 2015

FHSU to host Spring Jazz Concert   04/03/15 cu HAYS, Kan. -- Fort Hays State University's Department of Music and Theater will host the Spring Jazz Concert, featuring jazz ensembles 1 and 2, at 7:30 p.m., Thursday, April 9, in FHSU's Beach/Schmidt Performing Arts Center. Tickets are $6 for adults.

April 03, 2015

"Night Storms" -- how they form and the dangers associated with them -- will be the subject of the next Science Café sponsored by Fort Hays State University's Science and Mathematics Education Institute. Dr. David Bodine, a post

April 03, 2015

Registration open for rain barrels   04/03/15 cu HAYS, Kan. -- The local portion of the national water conservation project "Roll Out the Rain Barrel" is now taking registrations for barrel reservations. Fort Hays State University's home horticulture students will build 55-gallon rain barrels, which

April 03, 2015

Free self-defense workshop to be held at FHSU   04/03/15 cu HAYS, Kan. -- A free self-defense workshop will be hosted by Fort Hays State University's Women's Leadership Project, the Defensive Tactics Club and the Department of Health and Human Performance from 9 a.m. to noon on Saturday, April 11, in

April 03, 2015

FHSU students, faculty, staff to say 'thank you' through day of service   04/03/15 jgm HAYS, Kan. -- As a "thank you" to the community that supports the university, more than 150 Fort Hays State University students, faculty and staff will spend one day giving back through various community service ac

April 03, 2015

Adjunct faculty in FHSU Virtual College complete training to enhance teaching skills   04/03/15 nf/ks HAYS, Kan. -- Fifty adjunct faculty at the Fort Hays State University Virtual College this year completed new training classes to enhance their skills in pedagogy and technology. Faculty who complete

April 03, 2015

Librarians on the loose at FHSU    04/03/15 lar HAYS, Kan. -- Dr. Carrol Haggard, associate professor of communication studies, and Lynn Haggard, distance education services librarian at Fort Hays State University, recently published "Librarians on the Loose: High Tech and High Touch Research Assistan

April 02, 2015

A Fort Hays State University instructor has translated his military experiences into a book for children that has caught national attention.

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