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December 22, 2016

Commencement 2017 at Fort Hays State University has been revised. Master's and education specialist graduates will be recognized in the same commencement ceremonies as undergraduate students from the same colleges.

December 22, 2016

Fort Hays State University's Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders was able to purchase portable Fiberoptic Endoscopic Evaluation of Swallowing (FEES) equipment thanks to a Kansas Masonic Foundation grant awarded at the end of the spring 2016 semester.

December 21, 2016

The time is now for high school students in Kansas, Colorado and Nebraska to sign up for the 2017 edition of Fort Hays State University's program to recognize prospective college students and their families.

December 20, 2016

With classes completed for the fall 2016 semester, Fort Hays State University is following holiday hours through Monday, Jan. 16, 2017. The university will be closed from Friday, Dec. 23, through Monday, Jan. 2. Regular campus office hours resume Tuesday, Jan. 3. Classes resume Tuesday, Jan. 17.

December 20, 2016

Two students and the FHSU Hispanic College Institute recently received awards focused on their achievements.

December 19, 2016

Erica Fisher, an academic advisor for the Department of Teacher Education, was selected as a National Academic Advising Association (NACADA) Region 7 Certificate of Merit Winner for Excellence in Advising for 2017.

December 19, 2016

Dr. Joseph Perniciaro, associate professor of music and theatre, has been invited to teach in Vipiteno, Italy, at the annual international Orfeo Music Festival in July 2017.

December 19, 2016

Imagine a Fort Hays State University student who has an important interview with a prospective employer but doesn't have proper business attire. Felix Albl hopes to solve that problem starting spring semester 2017 with Tailored for Tigers. Albl plans a clothing drive in January and store hours in Forsyth Library beginning in either February or March. Tiger students can try on professional dress clothes and rent them out for a nominal fee to cover cleaning costs.

December 16, 2016

Outstanding fall 2016 graduates were announced in a pinning ceremony today by the Department of Nursing at Fort Hays State University.

December 16, 2016

Students from Fort Hays State University's Science Technology and Mathematics Education program recently performed their annual science and math Christmas show for more than 130 children and parents.

December 16, 2016

Fort Hays State University's Science and Mathematics Education Institute's first-place winner from the recent MakerSpace holiday ornament competition was Jenna Klein, Abilene sophomore, who won a $25 Applebee's gift card.

December 16, 2016

Fort Hays State University's Department of Psychology recently entered an articulation agreement with Midwestern University in Glendale, Ariz., that will guarantee interviews and reserve five acceptances into Midwestern's Clinical Psychology Program, accredited by the American Psychological Association.

December 14, 2016

Farm Credit has been devoted to agricultural financing for 100 years. High Plains Farm Credit, which covers 22 counties in central Kansas, celebrated its milestone anniversary in style with a $250,000 donation to Fort Hays State University.

December 14, 2016

The Kansas Board of Regents announced today the appointment of Dr. Andy Tompkins as interim president at Fort Hays State University. Tompkins' interim presidency begins Monday, Dec. 19.

December 12, 2016

One of Nola Ochs' favorite subjects was history, which she studied at Fort Hays State University while making history herself. Ochs, the oldest student to graduate from FHSU, passed away Friday at the age of 105. She brought notoriety to Fort Hays State when, at 95 years old, she set the Guinness Book of World Records mark in 2007 as the world's oldest college graduate.

December 09, 2016

Fall winners of Fort Hays State University's faculty awards for service, scholarly activity, and teaching have been announced, and presented during surprise visits to the classroom by Fort Hays State University Provost Graham Glynn. Dr. Eric Gillock, professor of biological sciences, won the Outstanding Teacher Award. Dr. Trey Hill, assistant professor of psychology, was honored with the Outstanding Scholarly Activity Award, and Dr. David Fitzhugh, assistant professor of health and human performance, received the Outstanding Service Award.

December 08, 2016

Seven Fort Hays State University scholars in the Voss Advanced Leadership Undergraduate Experience (VALUE) attended the recent You. Lead. Now. conference in Wichita.

December 07, 2016

Fort Hays State University staff members recently received several awards while attending the Association of College and University Housing Officers-International.

December 07, 2016

Programs offered through Fort Hays State University's Virtual College received four No. 1 recognition, among numerous other rankings, from various agencies as among the best and most affordable online programs offered by U.S. colleges.

December 07, 2016

Registration is now open for 2017 summer science camps and programs through Fort Hays State University's Sternberg Museum of Natural History. There are camps for students in elementary school, middle school and high school.

December 06, 2016

A team of Fort Hays State University graduate students in the Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders won the National Student Speech-Language-Hearing Association Knowledge Bowl recently in Philadelphia.

December 05, 2016

With light snow falling and Santa's elves hard at work, it seemed a little like Christmas Saturday morning in Fort Hays State University's Davis Hall. FHSU's Department of Applied Technology assisted the Teaming Up For Tots program on Saturday for the 27th annual Fred P. Ruda TUFT Day.

December 02, 2016

The Fort Hays State University football coaches are making an example out of one of their players. But that's fine with Tyler Bacon, a junior from Quapaw, Okla.

December 01, 2016

Fort Hays State University's Department of Applied Technology is looking for volunteers to help build toys for young children Saturday, Dec. 3.

November 30, 2016

The Fort Hays State University Alumni Association is sponsoring a send-off for the FHSU football team Thursday, Dec. 3, when the Tigers leave town for the C.H.A.M.P.S. Heart of Texas Bowl.

November 30, 2016

The Fort Hays State University shooting team targeted another successful showing in a national competition last month, shooting its way to the program's third national title at the Scholastic Clay Target Program national tournament. The Tigers won the NCAA Division II title after three days of competition in Marengo, Ohio.

November 29, 2016

The 18 student competitors and three sponsors of Fort Hays State University's Technology and Engineering Education Collegiate Association chapter finished first in six cevents at the recent International STEM Education Association regional conference in Branson, Mo.

November 29, 2016

Courtesy of Fort Hays State University's intramurals and recreational sports, sleigh rides with a team of Clydesdales and a visit from Santa will be available in front of the university's Memorial Union from 5:30 to 9:30 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 1.

November 28, 2016

April Terry, instructor in Fort Hays State University's Department of Criminal Justice, and Mackenzie Orchard, Andover graduate student, presented their work on students' perception of sexual assault to the American Society of Criminology's recent national conference in New Orleans.

November 23, 2016

Dr. Mirta M. Martin notified the campus community today that she is stepping down as president of Fort Hays State University for personal reasons, effective immediately.

November 23, 2016

Fort Hays State University football fans might have wondered the past two seasons why the Tigers' star defensive end was wearing the No. 8 jersey, a number more often worn by quarterbacks and players in skill positions.

November 22, 2016

The Christmas tree at Fort Hays State University's Sheridan Hall will be lighted up in a ceremony beginning at 6 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 29. The public is invited.

November 22, 2016

Three students and three former and current administrators at Fort Hays State University were recognized with awards at the recent Region IV conference in St. Louis of NASPA-Student Affairs Administration in Higher Education.

November 22, 2016

Christmas from the days of the one-room schoolhouse will be remembered and celebrated, along with Christmas present, in an open house at Fort Hays State University's Plymouth Schoolhouse from 2:30 to 4:30 p.m. on Thursday, Dec. 1.

November 22, 2016

Jordynn Gumm, a Concordia senior, and Nathan Worrell, El Dorado, a transition to teaching teacher, have been selected by the Department of Teacher Education at Fort Hays State University as its student Teachers of Promise.

November 21, 2016

Fort Hays State University President Mirta M. Martin has been elected a deputy board member representing the Americas for the International Associate of Universities.

November 21, 2016

Two events are scheduled for next week from the ceramics section of Fort Hays State University's Department of Art and Design.

November 21, 2016

John Gettemeyer, St. Peters, Mo. (63376), a second-year graduate student in the higher education student affairs master's program at Fort Hays State University, has received the 2016 National Outstanding Graduate Student of the Year Award from NODA: The Association for Orientation, Transition and Retention in Higher Education.

November 21, 2016

President Mirta M. Martin will honor faculty and staff for their years of service to Fort Hays State University and the state of Kansas at the 29th annual Holiday Party and All-University Awards Ceremony at 3:30 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 29, in the Memorial Union's Fort Hays Ballroom.

November 18, 2016

Fort Hays State University's International Student Services usually has its Study Abroad Fair earlier in a semester. This semester, however, Director Carol Solko-Olliff opted to have the fair later, as part of International Education Week 2016.

November 18, 2016

The possibilities are endless when it comes to creating clay jewelry, and visitors to the Kansas Wetlands Education Center on Sunday, Dec. 11, can explore their ideas in a free make-and-take jewelry workshop.

November 17, 2016

They have played only six of their 18 games at home this season, so they have become accustomed to playing quality soccer after long road trips. But don't think that members of the Fort Hays State University men's soccer team aren't excited about playing on their home field this weekend when it hosts an NCAA Division II Super Regional.

November 17, 2016

Fort Hays State University's commitment to quality, affordable education for veterans and current members of America's armed forces was recognized again on Friday when the university was designated a 2017 Military Friendly® School by Victory Media.

November 16, 2016

The third of six free hearing screenings to be held across western Kansas in a series of several conducted by Fort Hays State University graduate students will be offered in Hoisington.

November 15, 2016

Eight members of the Fort Hays State University Criminal Justice Club recently competed in the American Criminal Justice Association-Lambda Alpha Epsilon's Region 3 conference in Lincoln, Neb. Students were accompanied by Dr. Tamara Lynn, assistant professor of criminal justice, and Kweilin Lucas, instructor of criminal justice.

November 15, 2016

Six College of Science, Technology and Mathematics students and one professor at Fort Hays State University recently attended the National Council of Teachers of Mathematics Conference in Phoenix, Ariz.

November 15, 2016

Music lovers will be in for a treat Thursday when an accomplished musician -- and Fort Hays State University graduate -- is in Hays to perform. Doug Miller, a tenor saxophonist, will perform as a guest soloist with both of FHSU's jazz ensembles at a 7:30 p.m. concert at Beach/Schmidt Performing Arts Center in Sheridan Hall.

November 14, 2016

The winners of this past weekend's Kansas Startup on the Fort Hays State University campus think they have an idea that will make them millions. If so, the FHSU initiative will have helped make it possible.

November 14, 2016

Soccer fans in Hays and the surrounding area will be treated to a championship weekend this weekend, Nov. 18 and 20, at Fort Hays State University.

November 10, 2016

One had visited Hays and been hearing stories about Fort Hays State University her entire life, despite living four hours away. The other had never heard of FHSU until pulling off Interstate 70 for a bite to eat in the winter of 2015.

November 10, 2016

A round up of this weeks Tiger accomplishments.

November 09, 2016

Fort Hays State University's Office of Intercultural Integration arranged a field trip for FHSU students on Oct. 29 to the 36th annual Wichita Asian Festival. The festival celebrated the culture and customs of Asia with stage presentations, authentic food and wares from about 10 Asian countries.

November 09, 2016

Two Members of the Kansas State School for the Blind recently visited with students, faculty and staff in Fort Hays State University's College of Education.

November 09, 2016

The Department of Art and Design at Fort Hays State University will hold its annual Art Scholarship Sale from 9 a.m. to noon on Saturday, Nov. 12, in the first floor of Rarick Hall.

November 09, 2016

A public relations project produced by 12 students from Fort Hays State University won a second-place award in the recent 2016 National Federation of Press Women nationwide contest.

November 08, 2016

Fort Hays State University's Science and Mathematics Education Institute is sponsoring a MakerSpace holiday ornament competition, open to the public as well as to university faculty, staff and students.

November 08, 2016

Several online programs offered through Fort Hays State University's Virtual College have recently been ranked by various agencies as among the best, safest and most affordable online programs offered by U.S. colleges.

November 08, 2016

Over the summer of 2016, Forsyth Library at Fort Hays State University implemented a research help kiosk for students.

November 07, 2016

The Department of Music and Theatre at Fort Hays State University will present a new theatrical take on a classic novel from Thursday through Sunday this week.

November 07, 2016

Science entrepreneurs will be featured in Fort Hays State University's fall 2016 Entrepreneur Direct Lecture Series. Isaac Rodriguez and Kayla Rodriguez Graff of SweetBio and Lisa Stehno-Bittel, president of Likarda, LLC, will speak on Tuesday, Nov. 8, from 10 a.m. to 11:45 a.m. in the Memorial Union's Fort Hays Ballroom.

November 04, 2016

The Global Leadership Project in conjunction with the Center for Civic Leadership, Tigers in Service, Forsyth Library, and Numana at Fort Hays State University brought together nearly 260 volunteers for the sixth annual SWIPE Out Hunger event.

November 04, 2016

The Docking Institute of Public Affairs at Fort Hays State University conducted a poll from Nov. 1 through Nov. 3 to measure respondents' preferences in the upcoming election on Tuesday, Nov. 8.

November 03, 2016

Peter Werth admits he is a man of few words. However, his gift to Fort Hays State University speaks volumes.

November 03, 2016

Fort Hays State University will begin its 15th annual celebration of International Education Week starting Monday, Nov. 14.

November 02, 2016

The iconic windmill dots the western Kansas prairie. Thanks to a student organization at Fort Hays State University, a new connection to the past is there for all to see at the University Farm.

November 02, 2016

Commencement 2017 at Fort Hays State University will see master's and education specialist graduates with their own commencement ceremony at 2 p.m. Saturday, May 13, in Gross Memorial Coliseum.

October 31, 2016

Three Fort Hays State University mathematics professors presented at the 2016 Kansas Association of Teachers of Mathematics Conference.

October 31, 2016

At its monthly meeting in October, the Kansas Board of Regents approved naming Fort Hays State University's College of Science, Technology and Mathematics the Peter and Pamela Werth College of Science, Technology and Mathematics.

October 26, 2016

Registration is open for Kansas Startup Weekend, which provides the opportunity for people interested in starting a business, nonprofit or cause-related organization to share their ideas with others and create a viable organization over a weekend.

October 26, 2016

Math students from about 50 western Kansas high schools will come to Fort Hays State University to compete in Math Relays on Thursday, Nov. 10.

October 26, 2016

A workshop on managing employee absences will be offered in November as part of the fall workshop series from the Management Development Center at Fort Hays State University.

October 25, 2016

The Fort Hays State University Leadership 310 Class, Water Wise Tigers, recently hosted a free, family fun fest and nature trail walk at the Hays Medical Center.

October 24, 2016

Fort Hays State University's College of Health and Behavioral Sciences will host a pumpkin carving contest from 3 to 9 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 27 in Cunningham Hall Room 111.

October 20, 2016

When their children were young, W.R. and Yvonne Robbins usually took the whole family out to eat on the couple's wedding anniversary.

October 20, 2016

Five Fort Hays State University students were awarded scholarships at the Tuesday, Oct. 18, Sigma Phi Epsilon Balanced Man Scholarship reception. The recipients reflect the importance of leading a balanced life.

October 19, 2016

Fort Hays State University's American Democracy Project and the Student Government Association will host a political debate between two candidates for the Kansas House of Representatives, District 111, Democrat Eber Phelps and Republican incumbent Sue Boldra, at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 26, in the university's Robbins Center.

October 19, 2016

The lecture series named for one of Fort Hays State University's most notable alumni, former representative Keith Sebelius, will feature a November appearance by Dr. Edward Larson, who holds the Hugh and Hazel Darling Chair in Law and is University Professor of History at Pepperdine University.

October 18, 2016

As a former football coach, John Vincent puts together a game plan when he does historical research. Vincent, who is deep into the research of a local legend, gave a presentation Saturday at the 10th annual Smoky Hill Trail Association's conference, this year in Hays.

October 18, 2016

NetWork Kansas will have a new host next spring for its fourth Kansas' Youth Entrepreneurship Challenge -- Fort Hays State University.

October 18, 2016

The second free hearing screening in a series of several conducted by Fort Hays State University graduate students will be performed in Medicine Lodge.

October 18, 2016

The Residence Hall Association at Fort Hays State University will host its annual Halloween Safe Trick-or-Treat event from 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 26, in McMindes Hall on the FHSU campus.

October 17, 2016

Dr. Joan Dreiling, a Fort Hays State University graduate, will present her research at a seminar at 3:30 p.m. Monday, Oct. 24, in Tomanek Hall, room 106.

October 17, 2016

A chapter written by three researchers affiliated with the Fort Hays State University Department of Psychology was recently accepted for publication in the upcoming 10 volume Encyclopedia of Evolutionary Psychological Science.

October 17, 2016

Fort Hays State University has entered into a marketing alliance with EDUKAN, a consortium of six western Kansas community colleges, in providing online education to Kansas students.

October 17, 2016

The Management Development Center at Fort Hays State University will offer Understanding a Basic Database: Intro to Microsoft Access this October as part of their fall workshop series.

October 17, 2016

Fort Hays State University will celebrate the naming of the W.R. and Yvonne Robbins College of Business and Entrepreneurship in a news conference Thursday, Oct. 20.

October 14, 2016

Ten Fort Hays State University students from the diagnostic medical sonography program recently attended the National Society of Diagnostic Medical Sonography's annual conference in Orlando, Fla.

October 14, 2016

The American Cancer Society will host Ellis County's Relay For Life from noon to 6 p.m., Saturday, Oct. 22, at Fort Hays State University's Gross Memorial Coliseum.

October 13, 2016

More than 40 international and American Fort Hays State University students and two faculty members visited the Haskell Indian Pow Wow in Lawrence earlier this semester as part of a field trip set up by the office of Intercultural Integration.

October 13, 2016

Tiger Gold on Friday committee members will share recent progress of the TGOF campaign at this month's Chamber Chat at 9 a.m. Friday, Oct. 14, in Gross Memorial Coliseum's Victor E. Lounge.

October 12, 2016

Members of the Fort Hays State University volleyball team have been learning it takes time to rebuild the program back to its glory days of the early 1980s and early '90s.

October 12, 2016

Thirty-six Fort Hays State University students received a Ralph and Lucile Hunter Scholarship in the fall of 2016.

October 10, 2016

Dr. Jim Rucker, a professor at Fort Hays State University for nearly 30 years, is remembered as a professional who cared about his students. Rucker died Oct. 21, 2010, after a battle with cancer at the age of 63, but his memory lives on.

October 10, 2016

Dr. Sangki Min recently accepted the position of assistant vice president for institutional effectiveness and quality improvement at Fort Hays State University. He will begin Nov. 1. He comes to FHSU from the position of dean of institutional service at Kansas City Kansas Community College.

October 10, 2016

The Fort Hays State University Astronomy Club invites the public to a night of stargazing from 7:30 to 9 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 21, at the Kansas Wetlands Education Center, 592 NE K-156 Highway on the southeast side of Cheyenne Bottoms Wildlife Area.

October 07, 2016

Five members of the physics faculty at Fort Hays State University will present their favorite Nobel Prize winners at the next Science Cafe at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 11, at Gella's Diner, 117 East 11th St., Hays.

October 07, 2016

The Institute for New Media Studies at Fort Hays State University worked with St. Cloud, Minn., Technical Community College recently to create an interactive, virtual, reality-based navigation system for college campuses. The project -- a customized information and visualization system -- was created by Dr. Gordon Carlson, director of the institute, and two Fort Hays State students.

October 06, 2016

Kim Stewart, associate professor and chair of the Department of Applied Technology at Fort Hays State University, has been named to receive the Mike Neden STEM Champion Award from the International STEM Education Association.

October 06, 2016

The Fort Hays State University and Hays communities are invited to view the ninth annual "Let Your Voice Be Heard!" poster competition. Students in Karrie Simpson Voth's "History of Graphic Design" class created 61 posters in conjunction with the American Democracy Project

October 06, 2016

Applications are open for businesses seeking internships through the Management Development Center and the Center for Entrepreneurship at Fort Hays State University.

October 04, 2016

On Saturday, Oct. 15, at 7:30 p.m. in Fort Hays State University's Beach/Schmidt Performing Arts Center, the Hays Symphony Orchestra will perform compositions by Tchaikovsky and Rimsky-Korsakov under the baton of guest conductor Nicholas Bell.

October 04, 2016

Alpha Kappa Psi, the business fraternity at Fort Hays University, will host its annual blood drive in conjunction with the American Red Cross from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 5, and from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 6, in the Memorial Union Black and Gold Room.

October 03, 2016

Several online programs offered through Fort Hays State University's Virtual College have recently been ranked by various agencies as among the best and most affordable online programs offered by U.S. colleges.

October 03, 2016

Students of the Fort Hays State University massage therapy program will provide free massages to the elderly at Hays Good Samaritan Society Nursing Home as part of the Evangelical Lutheran Good Samaritan Society's annual Founder's Day on Oct. 17.

October 03, 2016

A suicide prevention workshop was held by Fort Hays State University's Department of Psychology and associates.

September 30, 2016

The Science and Mathematics Education Institute at Fort Hays State University invites the public to celebrate World Space Week, Monday through Thursday, Oct. 3-6.

September 30, 2016

Homecoming 2015, ground was broken. Homecoming 2016, Fort Hays State University's $3.95 million Dane G. Hansen Scholarship Hall was dedicated in a ceremony this morning.

September 28, 2016

The 2016 homecoming royalty finalists have been announced, and voting commenced, Sept 28., and will continue until noon Friday, Sept. 30, on TigerLink. Students can also vote in the Memorial Union from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Sept. 28 and 29.

September 28, 2016

Homecoming 2016 at Fort Hays State University marks the 100th anniversary of the founding of the FHSU Alumni Association.

September 27, 2016

Fort Hays State University student Alyssa Steppe, Clay Center senior, was selected to be a delegate in Dominican University of California's 2016 college debate. This initiative drew on technology and social media to generate a discussion forum focused on national youth issues.

September 27, 2016

Free adult hearing screenings, sponsored by the Kansas Masonic Foundation, will be offered this fall and next spring in six western Kansas communities by Fort Hays State University.

September 27, 2016

Join Fort Hays State University and the FHSU Foundation as the largest fundraising campaign in the history of the university begins with a news conference at 9:30 a.m. Wednesday, Sept. 28, in the Beach/Schmidt Performing Arts Center of Sheridan Hall.

September 26, 2016

Dr. Grady Dixon, chair and associate professor in the Department of Geosciences at Fort Hays State University, will be the principal investigator on a $400,000 grant from the National Science Foundation.

September 26, 2016

With an all-time high enrollment of 14,658, Fort Hays State University has become the third-largest university in Kansas, public and private. The numbers announced by the Kansas Board of Regents today show FHSU increased by 448, or 3.15 percent, from the fall 2015 headcount of 14,210 on the 20th day of classes. The new record marks a 16th consecutive year of record enrollments.

September 26, 2016

Devon Slack says he knows where he is going to college when he graduates from high school. It took just one visit to Fort Hays State University's campus to impress the youngster from Burlington, Colo.

September 23, 2016

Fort Hays State University offered Ayano Takeuchi what she was looking for more than a decade ago. Takeuchi was back on campus recently, making a stop in Hays while she is figuring out what she is looking for now.

September 23, 2016

Seven alumni and friends of Fort Hays State University will be honored at the Alumni Awards and Recognition Banquet on Friday, Sept. 30, during Homecoming celebrations.

September 21, 2016

The Global Leadership Project in the Center for Civic leadership at Fort Hays State University declared its second annual Astounding Race a success. The goal of the event is to educate Family Day participants on the world and its cultures in an entertaining way.

September 20, 2016

Nathan Lang, sergeant in the Fort Hays State University Police Department, recently conducted training for new and returning university bicycle patrol officers. Among those participating were UPD veteran officers Kody Ellis and Josh Fleenor as well as UPD's newest member, Jonathan Rupp.

September 20, 2016

Dr. John Raacke, chair of the Department of Criminal Justice at Fort Hays State University, and Dr. Jennifer Bonds-Raacke, chair of the Department of Psychology, recently published an article in the American Psychology Association Education Directorate.

September 20, 2016

The Voss Advanced Leadership Undergraduate Experience at Fort Hays State University has selected its 2016-2017 scholars.

September 19, 2016

A favorite activity for the Charles and Kim Kirschbaum family is to go fishing in the mountains. This past weekend, three Kirschbaum family members enjoyed fishing on the banks of Big Creek in northwest Kansas. Charles and Kim were in Hays to take part in Family Weekend at Fort Hays State University with their middle child, Kayelani, a freshman majoring in biology and chemistry.

September 19, 2016

Tigers and friends of Fort Hays State University have the opportunity to support the university and join a statewide campaign against texting and driving by participating in a competition announced today by the Kansas Insurance Department.

September 16, 2016

By Friday morning, 430 people had signed up for Family Day -- Saturday, Sept. 17 - at Fort Hays State University. The day is dedicated to welcoming the families of current students and engaging them in a day of activities, culminating in a Fort Hays State University football game Saturday night.

September 15, 2016

Although it might seem like it to some, Cody Scheck isn't making a career out of attending Career-Internship Days at Fort Hays State University.

September 15, 2016

The Chinese Mid-Autumn Festival -- a free, activity-filled night -- will be at 7 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 17, in the Fort Hays Ballroom of Fort Hays State University's Memorial Union.

September 15, 2016

Merri Incitt, assistant dean of the College of Business and Entrepreneurship at Fort Hays State University, recently represented FHSU's chapter of the honor society of Phi Kappa Phi at the 44th Biennial Convention.

September 15, 2016

Looking back, Spencer Stone said it feels like he was meant to be a passenger on a train to Paris on Aug. 21, 2015.

September 14, 2016

Gold Cord at Fort Hays State University was among the outstanding Mortar Board chapters to be recognized with a Silver Torch Award at the 2016 Mortar Board National Conference.

September 14, 2016

The Kansas Board of Regents today approved naming Fort Hays State University's College of Business and Entrepreneurship the W.R. and Yvonne Robbins College of Business and Entrepreneurship.

September 13, 2016

Dr. Laura Wilson, assistant professor of geosciences and the curator of paleontology at Fort Hays State University's Sternberg Museum of Natural History, has been awarded a major National Science Foundation grant.

September 12, 2016

In recognition of National Suicide Prevention Month, the Fort Hays State University Military Friendly Committee and the FHSU chapter of Technology Education and Engineering Collegiate Association created the 22 Boots Display.

September 07, 2016

A university program is only as good as its curriculum -- and the faculty who teach it. Fort Hays State University is combining the best of both worlds with its newest academic building.

September 02, 2016

The Fort Hays State Honor Society will offer free Graduate Record Examination preparation sessions at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 7, Wednesday, Sept. 14, Wednesday, Sept. 21, and Wednesday, Sept. 28, in Forsyth Library, room 015.

September 02, 2016

For more than 50 years, the Fort Hays State University Department of Music and Theatre has been entertaining audiences with lively and engaging productions, and the 2016-2017 theatre season will be no exception.

September 01, 2016

The public is invited to a construction preview for the newest academic building on the Fort Hays State University campus. An update on construction of the Center for Applied Technology and Sculpture is set for 4 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 7, in the circular drive on the west side of the Memorial Union.

September 01, 2016

Nine out of 500 monarch butterfly tags recovered recently in Mexico were from butterflies tagged at the Kansas Wetlands Education Center in 2015.

August 30, 2016

A total of 470 students completed associate, bachelor's or graduate degrees at Fort Hays State University in the summer 2016 term.

August 29, 2016

The Hays Symphony Orchestra, the longest continuously running community orchestra in Kansas, has an exciting season of Russian masterworks in store.

August 29, 2016

Michael Turner was excited about his return to school at Fort Hays State University after sitting out a while to work and help put his girlfriend through school. His first week back was made even better when he won $500 at last week's fourth annual Core2Campus event in downtown Hays.

August 29, 2016

Dr. Gregory Weisenborn, associate professor of management and chair of the Department of Management in the College of Business and Entrepreneurship at Fort Hays State University, received the Excellence in Teaching Sustainability Award from the Sustainable Development Division of the Institute of Industrial and Systems Engineers.

August 25, 2016

Fort Hays State University turned out to be the destination of choice for Emily Brandt. Brandt, Beloit junior, has found a home at Fort Hays State. She was elected Student Government Association president last spring, and officially took office June 1 with her running mate, Vivian Agnew, Wichita senior.

August 25, 2016

Jon Armstrong will join the Fort Hays State University Foundation on Sept. 1 as its new director of development.

August 24, 2016

Sorority recruitment events at Fort Hays State University will continue at 5 p.m. to 7 p.m., Friday, Aug. 26, in the Memorial Union, Trails Room. The events are come and go, but those interested must attend at least one of the orientations.

August 24, 2016

A team of three students from Fort Hays State University has been awarded the victory in the 2016 national Broadcast Education Association's War on the Floor competition.

August 24, 2016

Ken Moreno and Tyler Parks, graduate students at Fort Hays State University, found out about the Broadcast Educators Association War on the Floor video and social media competition two weeks before the final application deadline.

August 24, 2016

Fort Hays State University has been selected to participate in the Voter Friendly Campus designation process for the 2016-2017 academic year.

August 24, 2016

A book co-authored by Dr. Raymond Wilson, professor emeritus of history at Fort Hays State University and former History Department chair, has been significantly revised and expanded into a second edition.

August 23, 2016

Staff from Fort Hays State University's Kansas Academy of Mathematics and Science will host eight free information sessions across the state this fall.

August 23, 2016

Dr. Chris Jochum, chair of the Department of Teacher Education at Fort Hays State University, conducted research in Costa Rica this summer as part of a National Research Priority Grant from the American Council on the Teaching of Foreign Languages.

August 23, 2016

Dr. Paul Adams, dean of the College of Education at Fort Hays State University, was invited to make a presentation to the American Association of Physics Teachers in Sacramento, Calif., this summer.

August 22, 2016

Be safe. Use LiveSafe. LiveSafe, a mobile communications safety application, is now available for the Fort Hays State University community.

August 19, 2016

Following a membership-wide election spanning the entire network of more than 550 U.S. cities that are members of Sister Cities International, Cindy Elliott, assistant provost for global relations at Fort Hays State University, was one of 10 people elected to Sister Cities' 27-member Board of Directors.

August 19, 2016

Marisol Regaldo remembers what it was like to be a freshman at Fort Hays State University, and in her role as an orientation and welcome leader she is helping out this year's new students.

August 18, 2016

Volunteers turned out in droves Thursday morning for move-in day at Fort Hays State University.

August 17, 2016

Dr. Chris Bennett, professor of biological sciences, was named the President's Distinguished Scholar today by FHSU President Mirta M. Martin at today's Fall Convocation at FHSU.

August 17, 2016

It was plain to see that Dr. Mirta M. Martin embodied a personal touch from the first time she set foot on campus.

August 16, 2016

Fort Hays State University will officially kick off the 2016-2017 year at 8 a.m. Wednesday, Aug. 17, when the Fall Convocation begins in the Beach/Schmidt Performing Arts Center in Sheridan Hall.

August 16, 2016

The faculty and staff at Fort Hays State University are the unsung heroes, the featured speaker said at Tuesday's Professional Development Day. They also were challenged to make a difference with FHSU's students.

August 12, 2016

A Fort Hays State University student organization, Tiger Pals, and The Arc of Central Plains will host a kickoff celebration beginning at 7 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 27, in front of Sheridan Hall on the FHSU campus.

August 12, 2016

The 103rd season of the Hays Symphony Orchestra features almost exclusively Russian music, intended as a tribute to the Volga-German heritage and cultural identity of Hays.

August 11, 2016

Kyle Perfect points to Calgary, Alberta, the Canadian city where he grew up, during a recent visit to the Fort Hays State University campus with his friend, Adriana Del Real. Perfect and Del Real both live in Liberal and went to school there last year at Seward County Community College.

August 10, 2016

The Management Development Center at Fort Hays State University will offer "ABC's of Grant Writing" from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 7, in the FHSU Memorial Union's Stouffer Lounge.

August 10, 2016

Fort Hays State University's Zeta Pi chapter of professional business fraternity Alpha Kappa Psi has been named Chapter of the Year for the third consecutive year.

August 10, 2016

Three programs from Fort Hays State University's Virtual College have recently been ranked among the best and most affordable online programs offered by U.S. colleges.

August 08, 2016

Until now, students earning their Bachelor of Business Administration in marketing from Fort Hays State University could focus only on marketing. Now, students earning their BBA in marketing have the option to concentrate in business development and sales or digital marketing.

August 08, 2016

Fort Hays State University was well represented at the recent Leadership Kansas session at the Kansas State University Agricultural Research Center in Hays. Dr. Craig Smith, assistant professor of agriculture, was a panelist for the discussion on the future of agriculture. Smith spoke on the use of drones in agriculture and demonstrated how to fly drones.

August 05, 2016

Harrison Urban's love of the water has turned into a learning tool. Always looking to try something new at the Herndon Speech-Language-Hearing Clinic, assistant clinic coordinator Breanna Taylor tried using aquatic therapy with Harrison, the son of Blake and Theresa Urban, Hays. Taylor, with graduate clinician Sammy Ingham and Kelly Flaska, aquatic/fitness supervisor at The Center for Health Improvement, teamed up this summer to combine speech therapy with aquatic therapy with Harrison.

August 05, 2016

Fort Hays State University alum Blake Bittel was appointed Wednesday as a 23rd District Judge by Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback.

August 04, 2016

Business instructors in the academic year, world travelers by summer vacation, Dr. Brian Swanson and his wife, Mary, make the most of their academic careers as international business educators for Fort Hays State University. The couple exchanged their summer offices for passports to embark on an eight-week quest spanning more than eight countries.

August 02, 2016

A wonderful variety of musicals, plays, dance, and instrumental music make up the 2016-2017 season of the Encore Performing Arts Series at Fort Hays State University.

August 01, 2016

Dr. Kim Perez, chair of the Department of History at Fort Hays State University, has been elected to the Kansas Humanities Council Board of Directors.

July 29, 2016

Being a Democrat in a Republican state can be frustrating, but it also can be a learning experience, said Anna Hand, an Ellsworth senior majoring in political science at Fort Hays State University.

July 29, 2016

Starting this fall, students who want to begin earning a Bachelor of Business Administration degree in general accounting can start their course work through the Fort Hays State University Virtual College.

July 28, 2016

Karl Pratt had been asked a couple times before to be music director for a Hays Community Theatre production. New on the job at the Fort Hays State University Alumni Association, Pratt wanted to concentrate on that.

July 28, 2016

Everyone has a story about how Fort Hays State University became his or her destination of choice for post-secondary education.

July 27, 2016

MacKenzie Orchard, a 2016 graduate of Fort Hays State University, has been selected as the FHSU ambassador for the high school and college advisory board with ICT S.O.S., an organization in Wichita that seeks to end domestic sex trafficking of minors in Wichita.

July 27, 2016

The Kansas Wetlands Education Center will host its fourth annual Perseid Meteor Shower Viewing Party -- a free, fun-filled family evening of crafts, games, snacks and stargazing -- at 9 p.m. Friday, Aug. 12, at the Kansas Wetlands Education Center.

July 26, 2016

A $3.5 million donation from the foundation of a northwest Kansas philanthropist made possible the construction of the Dane G. Hansen Scholarship Hall at Fort Hays State University.

July 25, 2016

Dr. Elodie Jones, assistant professor of teacher education at Fort Hays State University, recently took four students to England to visit Sheffield Hallam University, Sheffield.

July 25, 2016

Fort Hays State University's Docking Institute of Public Affairs on Sunday released the results of a political poll which measured Kansans' candidate and policy preferences on key issues.

July 25, 2016

It was a whirlwind week for Kansas' youngest representative at the Republican National Convention. Tanner Tempel, a Garden City senior agriculture business major at Fort Hays State University, was an alternate delegate for Texas Sen. Ted Cruz. One of the highlights for the 22-year-old Tempel was taking a selfie with Ivanka Trump, daughter of Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump.

July 25, 2016

The Fort Hays State University Alumni Association invites area alumni and friends to participate in the 2016 Garden City Tiger Golf Tournament on Friday, Aug. 5.

July 25, 2016

The Fort Hays State University Alumni Association will host golf tournaments on Friday, July 29, in Hoxie, and Saturday, July 30, in Liberal. Area alumni and friends are invited to participate.

July 22, 2016

Fort Hays State University's newest residence hall - Dane G. Hansen Scholarship Hall - will be the focus of a news conference to celebrate the many donors who made this entrepreneurial scholarship hall possible.

July 22, 2016

Kevin Huser is on a mission to rebuild the livestock judging team at Fort Hays State University. Judging from the response to participating in a summer project he offered to students interested in joining the team, the Ellis County native is well on his way to accomplishing that goal.

July 22, 2016

Isaiah Maxi is always looking for ways to give back to the Hays community. He was one of the players on the Fort Hays State University football team who handed out free books for children to read this summer. And now, he has a free football camp next month and is asking for donations so he can hand out school supplies.

July 21, 2016

He admits he has learned a lot in leadership classes at Fort Hays State University. But those who know Anthony Walters well will tell you that his leadership training began long before he set foot on his hometown college campus.

July 20, 2016

Fort Hays State University's Docking Institute of Public Affairs will release the results of a political poll in the Sunday, July 24 editions of sponsoring newspapers. The poll will measure Kansans' candidate and policy preferences on key issues.

July 19, 2016

Whether it's cleaning up after a storm or withstanding the sweltering heat, members of Fort Hays State University's grounds department are on the job, keeping the campus in pristine condition.

July 19, 2016

Applications are open for businesses to participate in the third year of the internship pairing service of Fort Hays State University's Management Development Center.

July 18, 2016

An article written by Garrett Nathan, an Omaha, Neb., graduate student in the Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders at Fort Hays State University, has been accepted for publication in a national, peer-reviewed journal.

July 18, 2016

Originally from the rural Ottawa County village of Ada, a young Tom McGavran helped his parents operate the local grain elevator and spent summers working for an area farmer.

July 14, 2016

Mike Jensen was working hard early Wednesday morning when he got a call that turned his day around.

July 14, 2016

Both Rhiannon Mullins and Cheyenne Rowe planned to participate in the High Plains Music Camp. It would have been their fifth straight year attending Fort Hays State University's summer camp.

July 14, 2016

Potential future nurses were on the Fort Hays State University campus Wednesday for the Nightingale Experience. FHSU's Department of Nursing hosted 33 high school students interested in learning more about a career in nursing.

July 13, 2016

When looking at the muddy water flowing through Big Creek, most people wouldn't think it's an ideal place to set up a pottery exhibit. However, Fort Hays State University's Herrick Smith decided to do just that when he waded out to install a giant vase.

July 12, 2016

Matt Rome is unsure of why he chose music as a youngster. Maybe it chose him. And there he was Monday, an instructor for the High Plains Music Camp at Fort Hays State University, teaching a group of middle school clarinet players.

July 11, 2016

The awards just keep coming for online learning in the Department of Political Science at Fort Hays State University. This time, FHSU has been named best in the country.

July 11, 2016

It's been more than 50 years since Clint Raynes first attended the High Plains Music Camp at Fort Hays State University.

July 08, 2016

Two students from the voice studio of Dr. Joseph Perniciaro, associate professor of music, will represent Fort Hays State University in the semi-finals of the National Student Auditions sponsored by the National Association of Teachers of Singing this summer in Chicago.

July 08, 2016

Students attending the Kansas Academy of Mathematics and Science at Fort Hays State University now have the opportunity to add studying abroad to their high school experience.

July 07, 2016

Researching and locating potential fossil sites in Kansas led four Fort Hays State University students to San Diego to present their findings at the Environmental Systems Research Institute's Annual Geographic Information Systems User Conference.

July 07, 2016

Fort Hays State University's Department of Psychology recently entered a memorandum of understanding with Oklahoma State University, Stillwater, to provide qualified FHSU psychology students guaranteed admission and funding into OSU's School of Psychology Ph.D. program.

July 07, 2016

Dr. Ivalah Allen is looking forward to the 70th anniversary of Fort Hays State University's High Plains Music Camp, the largest of FHSU's summer camps.

July 07, 2016

The Institute for New Media Studies at Fort Hays State University worked with St. Cloud, Minn., Technical Community College recently to create an interactive, virtual, reality-based navigation system for college campuses. The project -- a customized information and visualization system -- was created by Dr. Gordon Carlson, director of the institute, and two Fort Hays State students.

July 06, 2016

An online education is on the minds of more students, parents and caregivers each day as balancing full-time jobs and life's challenges makes earning a degree on campus seem impossible.

July 05, 2016

Dr. David Goodlett uses his passion for movies to help him when he teaches about his other passion -- history. Goodlett, associate professor of history, enters his 20th year teaching at Fort Hays State University this fall.

July 01, 2016

High Plains Music Camp is entering its 69th year on the Fort Hays State University campus. The camp, Sunday, July 10, through Saturday, July 16, will welcome approximately 300 campers, old and new, with registration beginning at 9:30 a.m. on the first day in the Memorial Union.

June 30, 2016

Do I want to be a teacher? Some undergraduate students at Fort Hays State University can find out first-hand if they want to become math or science teachers through a grant received from the Robert Noyce Teacher Scholarship Program.

June 30, 2016

What FHSU's Munsch says about recognition as one of the 50 Kansans You Should Know

June 30, 2016

All Associate of Applied Science graduates of Wichita Area Technical College now have a fully articulated Bachelor of Science in Technology Leadership program available from Fort Hays State University.

June 30, 2016

Fourth- and fifth-grade teachers from Wichita USD 259 participated in a two-week workshop led by Fort Hays State University's Dr. Eric Deyo, assistant professor of physics, and Dr. Janet Stramel, associate professor of teacher education.

June 29, 2016

Seventeen students from Shenyang Normal University, Shenyang, China, visited Fort Hays State University's campus for cultural and academic experience.

June 29, 2016

The Fort Hays State University Alumni Association Board of Directors has announced the addition of five new board members.

June 29, 2016

Chapter Volunteer of the Year and Chapter of the Year awards were announced at the recent annual meeting of the Fort Hays State University Alumni Association Board of Directors.

June 28, 2016

Tim Chapman isn't accustomed to being on this side of the canvas, and he admits it felt a bit strange.

June 27, 2016

Wichita Area Technical College will be the newest partner with Fort Hays State University in the university's Technology Leadership Program when WATC President Sheree Utash and FHSU President Mirta M. Martin sign a transfer agreement at 1 p.m. Thursday, June 30, in the main lobby of the Gateway Administration Center of WATC's National Center for Aviation Training Campus, 4004 N. Webb Road, Wichita.

June 27, 2016

There were hugs and tearful goodbyes. There was also a time to laugh and for final pictures to be taken for the participants, and a video was shown to remember their four days on Fort Hays State University's campus.

June 27, 2016

A $116,000 grant from the National Science Foundation will expand the reach of paleontology studies at Fort Hays State University's Sternberg Museum of Natural History, 3000 Sternberg Drive.

June 24, 2016

Joe Erdman looked at the group of teenagers in the audience and smiled. Then he proceeded to tell them they could be the next Joe Erdman.

June 23, 2016

The goal is to give students pointers for a successful college career -- and to make them feel at home.

June 23, 2016

After the departure of Dr. Chris Crawford from Fort Hays State University this spring, Dr. Graham Glynn, provost and vice president of academic affairs, asked faculty member Dr. Lorie Cook-Benjamin to serve as the new Interim Executive Director of Faculty Affairs and the Virtual College.

June 23, 2016

Seth Kastle, instructor of leadership studies at Fort Hays State University has been selected as a 2016 Tillman Scholar by the Pat Tillman Foundation.

June 22, 2016

They are thankful for the doors that Fort Hays State University opened for them, and they are excited about giving back to fellow Hispanics.

June 22, 2016

Despite the sweltering heat, despite the lack of electricity and water -- despite everything -- once someone makes a mission trip to Haiti that person feels compelled to go back. The reason? The children.

June 21, 2016

South on Main Street in the 97-degree heat Tuesday, Fort Hays State University football players stood across the street from the Hays Aquatic Park in Early Childhood Connection's lawn with brand new books spread across the tops of four long tables.

June 21, 2016

High school students entering ninth and 10th grades this fall are getting a glimpse of college life at Fort Hays State University this summer.

June 21, 2016

The project took nine months and more than 300 man-hours to complete. But it took just a few minutes to unveil a historical project that the artist hopes will impact students for a lifetime.

June 20, 2016

The Fort Hays State University Foundation has named Jason Williby as its new president and CEO. Williby had served as director of development for the university's fundraising arm since 2014.

June 17, 2016

If birds of a feather flock together, so do children interested in science. At least, that's been the case for the summer science camps hosted by Fort Hays State University's Sternberg Museum of Natural History.

June 16, 2016

A total of 2,111 students completed associate, bachelor's or graduate degrees at Fort Hays State University in the spring 2016 semester.

June 15, 2016

One of the most enjoyable things about any job she has ever had, Dr. Joy Hatch says, is working with people. So Hatch must be enjoying her position at Fort Hays State University immensely.

June 14, 2016

To further his career, Eric Bremner had to look no further than Fort Hays State University.

June 14, 2016

Dr. Robert Moody, associate professor of advanced education programs at Fort Hays State University, has been named the recipient of the Innovation in Teaching Award for the 2016 Summer Institute on Distance Learning and Instructional Technology.

June 10, 2016

Fort Hays State University has been well represented at this week's Miss Kansas Scholarship Pageant in Pratt with two FHSU students participating.

June 10, 2016

Fort Hays State University's Science and Mathematics Education Institute completed two summer robotics camps this week. Participants learned how to build, program and test LEGO robots using LEGO EV3 software.

June 08, 2016

Joe Erdman, a Fort Hays State University graduate who works for Lockheed Martin Space Systems Company, will speak at a Science Café at 7 p.m. Thursday, June 23, at Cody Commons in the Memorial Union on the FHSU campus. Erdman, who is scheduled to speak at the inaugural Hispanic College Institute on the FHSU campus earlier that day, is a systems engineer with NASA's Orion project -- an initiative for deep-space exploration.

June 08, 2016

Out of a job and needing money, Elizabeth Demas turned to selling Avon, something she did for fun while attending Fort Hays State University. She was so successful, she wrote a book to help other direct sellers.

June 07, 2016

Most of the talk in the sports world over this past weekend centered on the legacy of all-time great athlete and spokesman Muhammad Ali, who died Friday at the age of 74.

June 07, 2016

The day is drawing near for the inaugural Hispanic College Institute at Fort Hays State University, and organizers are busy dotting the last I's and crossing the last T's.

June 07, 2016

As of July 1, 2016, Fort Hays State University will enforce a tobacco-free campus, prohibiting the use of all tobacco products on all areas of campus.

June 01, 2016

Fort Hays State University receives attention from six online ranking sites for the affordability and quality of its online programs.

June 01, 2016

Fort Hays State University's Sternberg Museum of Natural History's two-day Wildlife and Conservation Film Festival begins at 6:30 p.m., Thursday, June 2. Admission is free.

June 01, 2016

Conducting field surveys is a stimulating part of the job for Dr. Ken Neuhauser, professor of geosciences at Fort Hays State University.

May 27, 2016

Showing outward emotions isn't part of Judy Getty's DNA. She admits that not many people have seen her cry. Nonetheless, Getty said she got a little teary eyed this week while preparing a talk for her retirement reception.

May 26, 2016

The Kansas Wetlands Education Center and Mother Nature will supply the materials for guests to create nature silhouettes, a piece of artwork made out of leaves, plants and paint, during a free craft workshop 2 p.m. Sunday, June 5, at KWEC, 592 NE K-156 Highway on the southeast side of Cheyenne Bottoms Wildlife Area.

May 26, 2016

Twelve students in the College of Health and Life Sciences at Fort Hays State University were recently recognized for having earned certificates of completion in FHSU's Massage Therapy Program.

May 25, 2016

The Global Justice Living Learning Community at Fort Hays State University recently volunteered in Los Angeles during a year-end educational trip.

May 25, 2016

As Dean of the College of Business and Entrepreneurship at Fort Hays State University, Dr. Mark Bannister is accustomed to students looking up to him.

May 24, 2016

Deans at Fort Hays State University have named 1,341 students to the Deans Honor Roll for the spring 2016 semester.

May 24, 2016

It's a long way from Dighton to North Carolina. It's an even longer distance from Salina to France. A pair of Fort Hays State University vocal students have come a long way, and their talent is being showcased this summer.

May 24, 2016

Dr. Amanda Fields, assistant professor of English at Fort Hays State University, recently received the 2016 Kairos Best Webtext Award for best academic webtext published in the previous academic year.

May 23, 2016

Two public relations projects produced by students from Fort Hays State University won a first and a second-place award in the recent 2016 Kansas Professional Communicators statewide contest.

May 23, 2016

The Opportunity Through Education Living Learning Community at Fort Hays State University drove to New Orleans to spend time at SciTech Academy and had the opportunity to work with pre-kindergarten through eighth-grade students. The school is one of seven ReNew Charter Schools in New Orleans.

May 19, 2016

Sixty miles south of Hays, students and Dr. Jean Gleichsner, recently retired associate professor of agriculture from the Department of Agriculture Home Horticulture class, dedicated their time to a service-learning project at the Larned Pride community garden and orchard and at Schnack-Lowery Park.

May 19, 2016

Fort Hays State University Swimming Tigers swim lessons will be offered during the summer of 2016. Public and private lessons are available for children six months and older.

May 19, 2016

With a full-time job and a family to provide for in Junction City, Nicholas Allbritton didn't have the time to complete his college degree at a nearby university.

May 18, 2016

The population of the Fort Hays State University campus is going to get a lot bigger this summer.

May 17, 2016

They all came to Fort Hays State University on football scholarships following all-state performances their senior year in high school.

May 17, 2016

Angela Walters, associate professor of informatics at Fort Hays State University, has been awarded the Outstanding Advising Award for Faculty Academic Advising by the National Academic Advising Association (NACADA).

May 17, 2016

A grant designed to increase the number of highly qualified elementary teachers in underserved Kansas regions was awarded to Fort Hays State University's Department of Teacher Education.

May 16, 2016

Dr. Jill Arensdorf, chair of the Department of Leadership Studies at Fort Hays State University, recently received the 2016 Richard E. Mistler Outstanding Blue Key Alumni Award from Kansas State University.

May 16, 2016

Graphic design students at Fort Hays State University have stayed busy this spring, participating in three regional competitions.

May 16, 2016

Jeina Stoumbaugh was one of 3,794 Fort Hays State University graduates in 2016. She couldn't have done it without the support she received the last four years from the FHSU community.

May 13, 2016

Arianne Fisher, Plainville, was named today as the recipient of the Torch Award as the outstanding graduating senior from the Class of 2016 at Fort Hays State University.

May 13, 2016

Outstanding nursing graduates for the 2016 class at Fort Hays State University were named today in a ceremony in the Beach/Schmidt Performing Arts Center on the FHSU campus.

May 12, 2016

Dr. Babu George, associate professor of management/Virtual College International at Fort Hays State University, presented a research paper at the recent 32nd Pacific Rim International Conference on Disability and Diversity in Honolulu, Hawaii.

May 12, 2016

Fort Hays State University's Dr. Joseph Perniciaro, associate professor of music and theatre, was invited to present a series of vocal master classes to select members of the Taiwan Youth Festival Chorus in Taipei, Taiwan, in July.

May 12, 2016

The College of Education at Fort Hays State University has announced a new assistant dean, Dr. Jerri Haynes, previously an assistant professor and a coordinator for English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL) at Bethune-Cookman University, Daytona Beach, Fla.

May 11, 2016

John Mason put in a lot of miles on the oval track inside the limestone walls of historic Lewis Field Stadium during his college days at Fort Hays State University. And he loved running for legendary coach Alex Francis.

May 11, 2016

The fourth annual Run/Walk to Help Children Talk event raised $3,250 for children in need of scholarships at Fort Hays State University's Herndon Speech Language Hearing Clinic.

May 11, 2016

Winners of this year's Leora B. Stroup Awards for outstanding nursing graduates will be announced, and all 96 of this year's nursing graduates will be honored beginning at 3:30 p.m. Friday, May 13, in the Beach/Schmidt Performing Arts Center at Fort Hays State University.

May 10, 2016

Fort Hays State University's Live. Learn. Lead. freshman learning community students, peer academic mentors, and faculty members participated in three service projects from April 27 through April 29.

May 10, 2016

Five Fort Hays State University faculty members have received the gold level President's Volunteer Service Award for accumulating more than 1,000 hours over a 12-month period as Google trainers.

May 10, 2016

Dr. Lexey Bartlett, associate professor of English at Fort Hays State University, has been named FHSU's new Nationally Competitive Scholarships coach.

May 10, 2016

Twenty students were honored at Saturday's completion ceremony for Fort Hays State University's Kansas Academy of Mathematics and Science. But the academy's director said he was the one honored to be a part of the program.

May 09, 2016

Dr. Mark Bannister, dean of the College of Business and Entrepreneurship at Fort Hays State University, recently earned his United States Association for Small Business and Entrepreneurship Technology Entrepreneurship Certificate.

May 09, 2016

Six Fort Hays State University student writers received honors at this year's 10th annual Writing Tigers ceremony.

May 09, 2016

After a national search, Dr. Chris Jochum was selected in April to become Fort Hays State University's new chair for the Department of Teacher Education.

May 09, 2016

Emily Brandt, a junior from Beloit majoring in political science, has been elected president of the Student Government Association at Fort Hays State University. Vivian Agnew, a Haysville junior majoring in political science, was elected vice president.

May 06, 2016

Fort Hays State University supporters might want to catch the Kentucky Derby on TV Saturday. A 3-year-old colt, Suddenbreakingnews, trained by Donnie Von Hemel - a Tiger alum and long-time scholarship donor - will be racing in the first leg of the Triple Crown.

May 06, 2016

If your record is going to be broken, it might as well be by a teammate. Fort Hays State University is the home for two of the top javelin throwers in the nation in NCAA Division II who also rank in the top 20 among all female throwers, no matter what division.

May 06, 2016

Commencement ceremonies at Fort Hays State University this year will mark the graduation of 3,794 graduates from the summer and fall of 2015 and spring 2016, which is 224 more than last year's spring Commencement total of 3,570.

May 06, 2016

With more than 20 years of experience and constant recognition by online ranking sites -- this time recognizing hospitality, teacher education, management, nursing, marketing, computer science and psychology virtual degree programs -- there is no doubt that Fort Hays State University and its Virtual College are leaders in valuable and affordable online education.

May 06, 2016

Fort Hays State University students in communication studies and the Institute for New Media Studies will provide a behind-the-scenes look at the 3D virtual campus project, Tiger Range, from 10:30 a.m. to noon on Wednesday, May 11, in Tomanek Hall, room 161.

May 06, 2016

There aren't any home meets for track and field enthusiasts to attend at Fort Hays State University this spring. But fans will get a chance next week to view the location of a new facility being built on a different site than historic Lewis Field Stadium.

May 05, 2016

Denis Miller knows he's getting some of the best the area has to offer when he hires a Fort Hays State University graduate. Now, he can boast of having one of the state's best working for him.

May 04, 2016

Two ceremonies, one to honor faculty who have been tenured, promoted or both by Fort Hays State University, and another to honor retiring faculty and staff, are planned for the Black and Gold Room in Fort Hays State University's Memorial Union on Friday, May 6.

May 03, 2016

Spring winners of Fort Hays State University's faculty awards for service, scholarly activity and research, and teaching have been announced.

April 29, 2016

Fort Hays State University's College of Business and Entrepreneurship students graduating with a Masters of Business Administration received outstanding scores on a national test administered by the Educational Testing Service. These scores place them among top graduates in the nation.

April 29, 2016

Three Fort Hays State University seniors teamed up last weekend to finish second in the Kansas Entrepreneurship Challenge in Manhattan.

April 29, 2016

The assistant project manager leaned back in a chair in his company's job trailer, and his face broke into a grin.

April 28, 2016

Eighteen poster presentations were selected from more than a hundred that were submitted for judging and exhibited at Fort Hays State University's John Heinrichs Scholarly and Creative Activities Day on April 27.

April 27, 2016

Instead of roasting marshmallows over an open fire, science campers with Fort Hays State University's Sternberg Museum of Natural History will once again this summer learn about everything from fossils to plants and wildlife and much, much more.

April 26, 2016

Trying to pass off a selfie as your business professional headshot or trying to get your son motivated for his senior pictures is why the Fort Hays State University Chapter of the Public Relations Student Society of America will host a headshot fundraiser during the Hays Arts Council's Spring Art Walk from 5 to 8 p.m. Friday, April 29, at Sweet Zoo, 115 W. Eighth.

April 26, 2016

Fort Hays State University's faculty Dr. Wally Guyot, professor of management, and Dr. Robert Meier, professor of informatics received the best paper award at the eighth annual business conference at Sam Houston State University in Huntsville, Texas.

April 26, 2016

Students from approximately 30 schools from around the state will converge on Fort Hays State University's Gross Memorial Coliseum Friday for the 57th annual Western Kansas Technology Education Fair.

April 26, 2016

The Ceramica Clay Club at Fort Hays State University will host its biannual pottery sale, featuring functional work from students, from 9 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Wednesday, April 27, in the Memorial Union.

April 22, 2016

Vince Bowhay has had a successful six years at Fort Hays State University. What he wasn't quite as successful at on Thursday was holding back his emotions at a farewell reception.

April 22, 2016

Fort Hays State University fraternity men are trading their sneakers for high heels. The Walk-A-Mile in Her Shoes campaign is returning to FHSU for an eighth year.

April 22, 2016

A free Small Ensembles concert at 7:30 p.m. Monday, April 25, in the Beach/Schmidt Performing Arts Center at Fort Hays State University will begin the final concerts of the 2016 musical season.

April 22, 2016

Members of Stripes for Hope at Fort Hays State University spent their spring break at St. Jude Children's Research Hospital in Memphis to see exactly what the $200,000 raised by the organization since 2007 does for childhood cancer.

April 22, 2016

Three Fort Hays State University faculty members co-authored an article on digital content for the Journal of Higher Education Theory and Practice.

April 21, 2016

Dr. Chris Crawford, associate provost for quality management at Fort Hays State University, has been named the new provost and vice president for academic affairs at Black Hills State University, Spearfish, S.D., the school announced recently.

April 21, 2016

The Honors College at Fort Hays State University has selected a new class of 25 students, including seven current FHSU students and 18 incoming freshmen.

April 20, 2016

Fort Hays State University President Mirta M. Martin agreed to ride in the opening ceremonies for the public performances, no matter what the weather.

April 19, 2016

As an alternative spring break option, 23 Fort Hays State University students and Roy Spray, assistant professor of social work, volunteered with the Long-Term Flood Recovery Group and other non-profit organizations in Boulder, Colo.

April 15, 2016

A Fort Hays State University's Leadership 310 class team, Tiger Hearts, will host an Awareness Week about the dangers and prevention of heart disease and stroke from Monday, April 18, to Saturday, April 23, in the Memorial Union.

April 15, 2016

She was excited and honored to be named homecoming queen at Fort Hays State University last fall. Imagine how Sierra Archer must have felt when she learned that honor earned her the chance to compete for the title of Miss Kansas.

April 15, 2016

Four Fort Hays State University biology students won recognition at this year's Kansas Academy of Science meeting.

April 15, 2016

Three Fort Hays State University graduate students from the Higher Education and Student Affairs masters program, along with graduate students from the University of South Alabama, served as panelists for a NASPA webinar titled "Preparing Grad Students to Lead on a Modern Campus."

April 15, 2016

The Muscular Dystrophy Association and the Kansas Collegiate DECA chapters are hosting a car show with all proceeds benefitting MDA from noon to 4 p.m. on Saturday, May 7 at Big Creek Crossing, 2918 Vine St., Hays.

April 14, 2016

The Kansas Masonic Foundation announced a gift of $250,000 to Fort Hays State University in a news conference earlier today. The gift, spread over five years, will support adult speech, language and hearing services at the Herndon Clinic on the university's campus.

April 14, 2016

Spring is always a busy time on campus, but this will be an action-packed weekend at Fort Hays State University with a little bit of something for everyone. However, Mother Nature could have a say in the location of some of those events.

April 14, 2016

Duct tape. Don't leave home -- or earth -- without it. Commander James Lovell of Apollo 13 told a packed audience at Beach/Schmidt Performing Arts Center Wednesday night the obstacles the crew and ground control for Apollo 13 had to overcome to return safely to earth after an accident.

April 13, 2016

Three students have been named 2016 Outstanding Undergraduate Scholars by Fort Hays State University.

April 13, 2016

Five Fort Hays State University students from the Department of Leadership Studies recently placed second overall in the college division of Washburn University's Leadership Challenge.

April 12, 2016

A trip to the Galápagos Islands was an adventure of a lifetime for a pair of Fort Hays State University students.

April 12, 2016

The Kansas National Education Association Student Program at Fort Hays State University recently hosted this year's Spring Representatives Assembly.

April 12, 2016

A Music student at Fort Hays State University is one of six in the nation selected for the Asheville Lyric Opera Summer Young Artist Program in Asheville, N.C.

April 12, 2016

She is comfortable speaking to crowds of any size -- and any age. But Dr. Mirta M. Martin admits she has a soft place in her heart for the young ones, especially the very young ones. It's easy to see why.

April 11, 2016

Campus Compact, a Boston-based non-profit organization working to advance the public purposes of higher education, has announced in a news release that Anna Hand, an Ellsworth senior majoring in political science at Fort Hays State University, is a recipient of the 2016 Newman Civic Fellows Award.

April 11, 2016

Kansas Secretary of Agriculture Jackie McClaskey will lead a panel discussion on agricultural entrepreneurship at 1:30 p.m., Thursday, April 14, in the Black and Gold room of the Memorial Union.

April 08, 2016

Fifteen students representing the Fort Hays State University Technology and Engineering Education Collegiate Association won first and second place titles at the recent International Technology and Engineering Educators Association 78th annual conference in Washington, D.C.

April 08, 2016

Fort Hays State University's Department of Art and Design will host the 42nd Annual High School Art Exhibition from 10 a.m. to noon Wednesday, April 20, in the Gross Memorial Coliseum Arena.

April 07, 2016

Tory Marie Arnberger graduates from Fort Hays State University next month with a bachelor's degree in business education. Instead of teaching, however, Arnberger has chosen a different path.

April 07, 2016

Author Andria Williams' presentation and book signing will be from 6 to 7:30 p.m. at the Hays Public Library in the Main Floor Gallery on Tuesday, April 19. The event is free and open to the public.

April 06, 2016

There are so many activities surrounding the 50th annual Fort Hays State University Rodeo that Bronc Rumford has to check a list to make sure he isn't forgetting anything.

April 06, 2016

The Herndon Speech Language-Hearing Clinic at Fort Hays State University and the National Student Speech-Language-Hearing Association will sponsor the fourth annual "Run/Walk to Help Children Talk" from 10:30 a.m. to noon Saturday, April 23, on the FHSU Quad near Rarick Hall.

April 05, 2016

Fort Hays State University's Science Café will host "Current Trends In Photovoltaic Research: What's a Carrot Got to do with It?" at 7 p.m. Tuesday, April 12, at Gella's Diner in Hays.

April 05, 2016

A total of 786 students completed associate, bachelor's or graduate degrees at Fort Hays State University in the fall 2015 semester. Degrees are listed with majors and, in parentheses, areas of concentration.

April 05, 2016

If world-renowned paleontologist Dr. Jack Horner makes a return trip to Fort Hays State University, who knows -- he might have a "dinochicken" in tow if everything goes according to plan.

April 05, 2016

They start each session with a practice of meditation led by a philosophy professor, then transition their thoughts to drawing with an art professor.

April 05, 2016

Twelve women were honored at an annual awards ceremony recently as Fort Hays State University's Phenomenal Women.

April 04, 2016

There were lots of hugs and reminiscing on the grassy area north of Fort Hays State University's Lewis Field Stadium Saturday morning. FHSU alumni were giddy as they greeted each other and current students and faculty on the site of many a tailgate party over the years.

March 31, 2016

Fort Hays State University's Sigma Tau Delta, the English honor society, will host author Andria Williams for a book signing.

March 31, 2016

Fort Hays State University Sustainability will host "Earth Week" Monday, April 18 to Saturday, April 23 to expand on its annual Earth Day celebration.

March 31, 2016

"Introduction to Excel" and "Intermediate Excel" will be offered on the same day this April by the Management Development Center at Fort Hays State University. The workshops will be at 8:30 a.m. and 1 p.m. on Tuesday, April 12, in the Memorial Union Trails Room.

March 31, 2016

Another historical groundbreaking is set for Saturday at Fort Hays State University. FHSU President Mirta M. Martin and other dignitaries will turn over some dirt to signify the start of construction for new student housing on campus, the first of its kind at Fort Hays State.

March 30, 2016

Maryke K. Taute, assistant director of residential life at Fort Hays State University, has been selected through a competitive application process to attend the National Housing Training Institute (NHTI) at the University of South Florida in June.

March 29, 2016

Fort Hays State University will host the John Heinrichs Scholarly and Creative Activities Day, recognizing the scholarly and creative activities of students and faculty, on Wednesday, April 27. The public is invited.

March 29, 2016

The Department of Social Work at Fort Hays State University will host an annual Social Work Field Day from 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Wednesday, April 6, in the Black and Gold Room in the Memorial Union. This event includes a continuing education program.

March 29, 2016

Hands-on education can be fun, even in the summer. Just ask David Levering. Levering has been putting together summer biology and paleontology camps the last two years as education director at Fort Hays State University's Sternberg Museum of Natural History.

March 29, 2016

Thanks to a new partnership, students who earn an associate degree from Cowley College will now be able to transfer their credits more easily to Fort Hays State University in pursuit of four-year degrees.

March 25, 2016

Kent Steward is retiring on March 31, and that's all he would like to be said about the matter. In fact, if he had his way, Steward would walk out the door of his office on the second floor of Fort Hays State University's Sheridan Hall without anyone aware of his departure.

March 25, 2016

Anyone wishing to help Fort Hays State University students whose families are being affected by the wildfire that has swept areas of northern Oklahoma and south central Kansas have a couple of different options.

March 24, 2016

Local students are among the 60 who have been selected to serve as New Student and Family Orientation Leaders for the 2016 spring and fall semesters at Fort Hays State University. These students help new freshmen and transfer students as well as their parents and families become familiar with campus and resources, create a fun and welcoming atmosphere for new students, assist in the pre-enrollment process, and answer questions.

March 24, 2016

Fort Hays State University recently signed a memorandum of understanding pledging partnership with Daffodil International University, Dhaka, Bangladesh.

March 24, 2016

Kansas Poet Laureate Emeritus Caryn Mirriam-Goldberg and storm chaser/photographer Stephen Locke will present, "Chasing Weather: Tornadoes, Tempests, and Thunderous Skies in Work and Image" at 7 p.m. Tuesday, April 5, in the Black and Gold room of Fort Hays State University's Memorial Union. Admission is free and open to the public.

March 23, 2016

A Fort Hays State University student organization, Women in Science, Technology, Engineering and Math, will host a National Pay Gap Bake Sale from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Friday, March 25, in the Memorial Union.

March 23, 2016

Fourteen students of the Fort Hays State University Rho Psi Chapter of Sigma Tau Delta, an International English Honor Society, were among the thousand registrants who attended the recent International Convention for Sigma Tau Delta in Minneapolis, Minn.

March 23, 2016

According to BestColleges.com, Fort Hays State University's online Master of Science in counseling ranks as one of the "Best Online Programs" in the country for earning a master's in school counseling.

March 23, 2016

Joan Rumpel, assistant professor of economics, finance and accounting and advisor for more than 30 years to the Zeta Pi chapter of Alpha Kappa Psi at Fort Hays State University, lost a long and courageous battle to cancer last spring. Members of Zeta Pi have announced that they will honor their long-time advisor with a benefit concert for the Cancer Council of Ellis County.

March 21, 2016

Jeff Sadler, instructor of mathematics at Fort Hays State University, recently presented "Improving Online Students' Learning in Statistics Using Curricular Supports" at the 43rd annual conference of the Research Council on Mathematics Learning in Orlando, Fla.

March 21, 2016

Wally Minkler occasionally works weekends at his campus job, setting up for various special events in Fort Hays State University's Gross Memorial Coliseum. There was a special event on campus this past weekend, and Wally -- as usual, wearing a baseball cap -- was easy to spot walking around GMC.

March 21, 2016

Two of the Apollo 13 astronauts and the Mission Control flight director who helped return them safely to Earth will speak about the ill-fated moon mission at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, April 13, in the FHSU Beach/Schmidt Performing Arts Center.

March 21, 2016

Dr. Howard Reynolds, a former professor of botany, left an estate gift of more than $800,000 that now supports the management and preservation of botanical collections at Fort Hays State University's Sternberg Museum of Natural History.

March 16, 2016

The recent Darwin Day celebration was another huge success for Fort Hays State University's Sternberg Museum of Natural History and the Hays community. With almost 800 people in attendance for this year's event, museum staff and graduate students were able to show off spectacular natural history specimens not normally on display.

March 16, 2016

The VIP Student Ambassadors represent the best of the best at Fort Hays State University. FHSU recently released the names of 22 students who will represent the school in this select organization for the 2016-17 school year.

March 15, 2016

Cowley College and Fort Hays State University are entering a partnership that will guarantee scholarships for Cowley College graduates who have a minimum 3.0 grade point average and who transfer to Fort Hays State after graduating from Cowley College.

March 15, 2016

As a young person leaves home for the first day of college, the predominant emotion is excitement, but there is also a dash of apprehension. For the young person who is the first in his or her family to attend college, that sense of apprehension may be stronger.

March 15, 2016

Digital media students from the Department of Informatics at Fort Hays State University grabbed ten 1st place awards and two 2nd place awards during the annual student media competition sponsored by the Kansas Association of Broadcasters.

March 15, 2016

Dr. Eileen Curl, along with her husband, Don, have established the "Dr. Eileen Deges Curl and Don Curl Nursing Scholarship" to provide financial assistance to nursing majors at Fort Hays State University. She contributed greatly to the nursing profession with a career at Fort Hays State that spanned 21 years, serving as a professor of nursing and director of graduate nursing.

March 11, 2016

The Fort Hays State University Virtual College has been ranked No. 1 in online education in the state of Kansas in a new ranking by TheBestSchools.org.

March 11, 2016

The coming week is going to be a busy one for Jonathan Inman, and it's not because he is taking off for vacation land during spring break like a lot of college students.

March 11, 2016

Fort Hays State University, which has been setting records regularly since the turn of the century, has set another all-time record for enrollment in a spring semester.

March 11, 2016

It's Ecuador this week, then Finland for a year, Alaska and Canada last year. Travel opportunities offered by Fort Hays State University have made a world of difference for Lecompton junior Julie Clement.

March 10, 2016

Several Fort Hays State University students went to the University of Missouri-Columbia recently for the 11th annual summit of the Universities Fighting World Hunger alliance, titled: "From Poverty to Promise."

March 10, 2016

Jacob Patrick, Elizabeth, Colo., a second-year master's student at Fort Hays State University, received an Outstanding Graduate Student Award from the American College Personnel Association's College Student Educators International.

March 10, 2016

The Student Government Association at Fort Hays State University is seeking projects for the annual BIG Event, on Saturday, April 30, an SGA initiative to give back to the community by performing services for people who need them.

March 08, 2016

The Fort Hays State University family and members of the local community are invited to help send off three Tiger athletic teams that will be leaving town for NCAA Division II post-season action Wednesday and Thursday.

March 04, 2016

It's not uncommon for students to change their majors a time or two, or even more, over the course of their college careers. The same holds true in the real world.

March 04, 2016

Dr. Mirta M. Martin knows all too well Hispanic students often are ill prepared for college. She was in that position herself 33 years ago. Now, Martin -- the president of Fort Hays State University -- hopes to help prepare this generation's Hispanic and Latino students for college.

March 03, 2016

Although it is still months away, officials at Fort Hays State University are alerting faculty and students to changes that will take place for Commencement in May.

March 02, 2016

Tiger athletic teams are accustomed to long road trips. The Fort Hays State University men's and women's basketball teams will be making another long one this week when the Tigers travel to Kansas City, Mo., for the Mid-America Intercollegiate Athletic Association postseason tournament.

March 02, 2016

After evaluating more than 300 online Master of Business Administration programs, OnlineMBAReport.com has ranked Fort Hays State University's program No. 13 in the Midwest.

March 02, 2016

Nine Fort Hays State University students recently traveled to the University of Arizona for the National Collegiate Leadership Conference.

March 02, 2016

Dr. Nance Roy, assistant clinical professor of psychiatry at Yale School of Medicine and clinical director of the Jed Foundation, recently visited Fort Hays State University as part of its partnership with the Jed Foundation Campus Program, designed to help colleges and universities assess and enhance mental health, substance abuse and suicide prevention programming.

March 02, 2016

Nex-Tech Wireless recently spent $90,000 upgrading network facilities within Fort Hays State University's Gross Memorial Coliseum to provide faster data speeds to Tiger fans.

March 02, 2016

Fort Hays State University was well represented this year at the Kansas Music Educators Association's annual Kansas convention. The FHSU Concert Choir, led by Dr. Terry Crull, associate professor of music and theatre, the Jazz I Ensemble and the Clarinet Choir all performed.

March 02, 2016

Alpha Kappa Lambda fraternity has returned to Fort Hays State University.

March 02, 2016

Comedy comes to the stage at Fort Hays State University's Felten-Start Theatre beginning Thursday, March 3, with Carlo Goldoni's "The Servant of Two Masters."

February 29, 2016

Contacts with 1,386 Fort Hays State University graduates from the 2014-2015 academic year found a success rate -- placement in a job or enrolled in advanced study -- of 95 percent, according to a report from the university's Office of Career Services.

February 29, 2016

The Kansas Small Business Development Center statewide network has announced the 2016 Existing, Emerging and Exporting Businesses of the Year. Each of the eight Kansas SBDC regional centers has selected one emerging and one existing business for the award. One exporter will be recognized for the first time this year.

February 29, 2016

Dr. Jack Horner, technical advisor to and partial inspiration for the "Jurassic Park" movies, will speak at a fundraiser for Fort Hays State University's Sternberg Museum of Natural History at 7 p.m. Friday, April 1, in the Beach/Schmidt Performing Arts Center.

February 29, 2016

February is national Black History Month and members of the American Democracy Project at Fort Hays State University decided to do more than just casually mention the significance of this month in conversation.

February 26, 2016

Dr. Mirta M. Martin, president of Fort Hays State University, won an award in Oklahoma City last weekend as University Partner of the Year for the Sigma Phi Epsilon Fraternity for her work to ensure a safe living and learning environment for students.

February 26, 2016

Some people live to be old and gray and wonder if they made a difference in this world. Jill Herbert won't be one of those people. Herbert, a Fort Hays State University senior graphic design major from Wichita, already has made an impact.

February 25, 2016

Dr. Emi Moriuchi, assistant professor of marketing at Fort Hays State University, has published a textbook, "Social Media Marketing: Strategies in Utilizing Consumer-Generated Content," published by Business Expert Press.

February 24, 2016

When choosing a theme for Fort Hays State University's 2016 BFA Graphic Design Exhibition, this year's senior graphic design students agreed to a title that compares their class to a genus of flowering plants that blooms at night, called "CEREUS."

February 23, 2016

Much like so many other games the past three years, Jake Stoppel greeted family members and friends following Saturday's 79-65 Tiger victory at Gross Memorial Coliseum. But this was different.

February 22, 2016

Fort Hays State University has produced entrepreneurs who are scattered across America and beyond, but the university is particularly proud of those who have remained in northwest Kansas.

February 19, 2016

Saturday is designated be Senior Day at Gross Memorial Coliseum, a day traditionally scheduled to honor seniors on the Fort Hays State University men's and women's basketball teams. But the work of another group of FHSU seniors also will be featured at GMC.

February 19, 2016

When he was in junior high school, Jason Collins realized he was different from the other boys on his basketball team -- aside from the fact that he towered over them at 6 feet, 5 inches tall.

February 18, 2016

Nineteen students from Fort Hays State University participated in a one week tourism and hospitality management externship at the Kansas City Marriott Downtown early last month.

February 18, 2016

Residential Life and the Custer Hall Council hosted a social on Feb. 5 to celebrate the grand reopening of the Custer Hall front desk following a renovation and upgrade to the main lobby space.

February 18, 2016

A Fort Hays State University contingent of students and faculty from the College of Science, Technology and Mathematics recently attended the 2016 Kansas IDeA Network of Biomedical Research Excellence conference in Overland Park.

February 18, 2016

Linda Ganstrom, professor of art and design at Fort Hays State University, published, "The Human Figure Symposium," in the November 2015-April 2016 issue of Ceramics Technical. The article is the result of an FHSU-supported professional development trip to Gatlinburg, Tenn.

February 16, 2016

Registration for math, science and engineering summer camps offered by two Fort Hays State University entities is open to students who will enter the second through 10th grade in fall 2016.

February 16, 2016

More than 15 students at Fort Hays State University are eager to start "advancing the profession and the future professional" of public relations after receiving approval from the national board for a local Public Relations Student Society of America chapter.

February 15, 2016

"America's Got Talent" finalist Cirque Zuma Zuma will perform at Fort Hays State University as part of the 2015-2016 Encore Series at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Feb. 26, in the Beach/Schmidt Performing Arts Center.

February 15, 2016

MakerSpace at Fort Hays State University will host a day to break things and a day to put them back together.

February 15, 2016

Fort Hays State University will host former National Basketball Association player Jason Collins at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 17, in the Beach/Schmidt Performing Arts Center.

February 15, 2016

Best-selling author Steve Gilliland will speak on the Fort Hays State University campus at 7 p.m. Tuesday, March 1, in Beach/Schmidt Performing Arts Center.

February 15, 2016

The Management Development Center at Fort Hays State University will offer a workshop, "Advanced Grant Writing," at 9 a.m. Friday, March 4, in the Expeditions Room of the Sternberg Museum of Natural History.

February 15, 2016

The Management Development Center at Fort Hays State University will offer its workshop, First Impressions Matter: A Customer Service Training, at 1 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 23, in Stouffer Lounge of the Memorial Union.

February 12, 2016

Professional dress is not frequently taught in high school, which often leaves graduating students lost in how to properly dress and prepare for interviews or the professional work place. Felix Albl, a senior from Lansing who is the president of the DECA chapter at Fort Hays State University, decided to do something about it.

February 12, 2016

Scrolling through her Facebook feed, Stacy Cairns-Abdein, a Virtual College student at Fort Hays State University earning her Master of Professional Studies in social entrepreneurship, saw an opportunity to help a friend who simply asked the virtual world if anyone knew of an organization in Alabama collecting donations for Syrian refugees.

February 10, 2016

Two faculty members from the Fort Hays State University Department of Physics recently published a paper in the peer-reviewed Journal of Biomedical Optics.

February 10, 2016

Love is in the air. For parents, that means that babysitters are in high demand for Valentine's Day, but this year the Delta Zeta sorority at Fort Hays State University is hosting a Parents' Night Out baby-sitting fundraiser on Saturday, Feb. 13.

February 10, 2016

Dr. John M. Zody, professor of health and human performance at Fort Hays State University, was accepted as a fellow into the North American Society of Health, Physical Education, Recreation, Sport and Dance Professionals (NAS), elite award among HHP professionals.

February 10, 2016

A partnership between Fort Hays State University's Management Development Center and the Society for Human Resource Management will offer a 10-week online course starting Monday, Feb. 22, to help human resource professionals prepare for SHRM's new competency-based certification exams.

February 09, 2016

Beau Dealy and Curtis Moore, unmanned aerial systems analysts with Apis Remote Sensing Systems, will give a presentation at a Fort Hays State University Science Café at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 16, at Gella's Diner & Lb. Brewing Co., 117 E. 11th.

February 08, 2016

Admission to Fort Hays State University's Sternberg Museum of Natural History is free from 1 to 6 p.m. on Sunday, Feb. 14, in celebration of Charles Darwin's 207th birthday.

February 05, 2016

U.S. Senator Jerry Moran, R-Kan., and Fort Hays State University announced Friday that FHSU has been awarded a grant of more than $700,000 from the U.S. Department of Agriculture to develop curricula focused on the use of small unmanned aerial systems (UAS) in precision agriculture.

February 05, 2016

A Japanese student once told Bill Imada that America is where dreams happen, and he was the perfect example of the American Dream.

February 05, 2016

Leslie Z. Paige, coordinator of the Office of Scholarship and Sponsored Projects at Fort Hays State University, was recently elected as treasurer for the National Association of School Psychologists.

February 04, 2016

Forsyth Library at Fort Hays State University is hosting a Blind Date with a Book from 6 to 7 p.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 10, and again on Monday, Feb. 15. Books can also be checked out during regular library hours.

February 04, 2016

The quality of excellence of Fort Hays State University's nursing program was reinforced with the recent announcement of test results for FHSU's nurse practitioner graduates.

February 04, 2016

The Moss-Thorns Gallery of Art at Fort Hays State University will host the Interior Design IIDA Student Chapter Exhibition from Friday, Feb. 5, to Friday, Feb. 19.

February 04, 2016

The Henan Art Troupe will perform ancient Chinese music and theatre on the Fort Hays State University campus on Feb. 10. Tickets are free but will be required for admission.

February 04, 2016

Jonathan Rupp, a Fort Hays State University campus police officer, graduated from the Kansas Law Enforcement Training Center in Hutchison on Jan. 15, with the 237th basic academy class.

January 29, 2016

Fort Hays State University's Master of Science in special education ranks No. 24 at BestChoiceSchools.com for Best School for a Master's in Special Education Online 2016.

January 29, 2016

Fort Hays State University is not only building an entrepreneurial scholarship residence hall on campus. The university also hopes to foster an entrepreneurial spirit among those students selected to live there.

January 29, 2016

The Kansas School Superintendents' Association awarded Fort Hays State University graduate and Topeka Seaman High School Superintendent Mike Mathes with the Distinguished Service Award for his outstanding contributions to the organization and profession.

January 29, 2016

Local students are among the 1,279 named by Fort Hays State University to the Dean's Honor Roll for the fall 2015 semester.

January 28, 2016

New efforts in Fort Hays State University's Tiger Gold on Friday campaign will be unveiled at this month's Chamber Chat at 9 a.m. Friday, Jan. 29, in Gross Memorial Coliseum's Victor E. Lounge.

January 28, 2016

Fort Hays State University political science graduate Eric Heinze, an associate professor of political science and international and area studies at the University of Oklahoma, has published a book, "Global Violence: Ethical and Political Issues."

January 27, 2016

His expertise is "being awesome" and he comes to share happiness with the world. Eleven-year-old Robby Novak, popular YouTube personality of "Kid President," will be on the Fort Hays State University campus at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 4, in the Beach/Schmidt Performing Arts Center.

January 27, 2016

A recent survey of students at Kansas Regents institutions found that 55 percent of respondents want the concealed carry of firearms on campus repealed and another 14 percent would like the Regents institutions' exemption to be extended.

January 27, 2016

Fort Hays State University's Tigers In Service made its alternative winter break service trip to the Texas panhandle. The majority of the week was spent doing volunteer work at the Faith City Mission in Amarillo and Palo Duro Canyon State Park in Canyon.

January 27, 2016

Ten students have been selected to represent Fort Hays State University at the Capitol Graduate Research Summit, Tuesday, Feb. 2, and Undergraduate Research Day at the Capitol, Thursday, Feb. 18, in Topeka.

January 25, 2016

Fort Hays State University is accepting applications for the Doctor of Nursing Practice program that begins this summer. The priority application deadline is Feb. 1, but applications will be accepted through March 15.

January 25, 2016

Fort Hays State University's Stripes for Hope will host its annual letter writing event to raise money for St. Jude's Children's Research Hospital on Tuesday, March 1.

January 25, 2016

Tim Chapman will step down as president and CEO of the Fort Hays State University Foundation on June 30.

January 22, 2016

Fort Hays State University Swimming Tigers swim lessons will be offered during the spring semester of 2016. Classes offered: parent-child, Feb. 1-11; preschool, Feb. 15-25; and level 1, Feb. 29-March 10.

January 21, 2016

The chance to spend a year in China is being offered to M.B.A. students through the College of Business and Entrepreneurship at Fort Hays State University.

January 19, 2016

Two academic journals produced at Fort Hays State University and a book written by an FHSU professor became publicly available today as the first works available in the FHSU Scholars Repository, sponsored by Forsyth Library.

January 19, 2016

What is one of the secrets to composting? Worms. In a free presentation about using worms to recycle organic food waste, Dr. Jean Gleichsner, associate professor of agriculture at Fort Hays State University, will explain at the next Science Café how composting is simple and effective, beginning at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 26, at Gella's Diner, 117 E. 11th.

January 19, 2016

According to recent rankings published by OnlineSchoolsCenter.com, Fort Hays State University is part of the top 20 choices in the nation for earning a Master of Science in education administration, a Master of Science in nursing and a Bachelor of Business Administration online.

January 15, 2016

Billy Imada, founder, chair and chief collaboration officer of IW Group Inc., will be the featured presenter of Fort Hays State University's Entrepreneur Direct speaker series from 10:30 to 11:20 a.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 3, in Eagle Communications Hall of the Robbins Center on the Fort Hays State University campus.

January 15, 2016

The result was the same at the beginning of the spring semester as it was in the fall. As a result, the Fort Hays State University staff kept bragging rights in its corner, defeating the FHSU faculty 2-1 in a faculty-staff volleyball match Friday in Gross Memorial Coliseum.

January 15, 2016

With construction projects looming over the Fort Hays State University campus, parking will become scarce, but students will be able to park at Gross Memorial Coliseum and take a new shuttle service.

January 15, 2016

Ed Howell, director of the Fort Hays State University Police Department, has been appointed as the Northwest Region representative for the Homeland Security Council for the Kansas Association of Chiefs of Police.

January 15, 2016

The Cheryl Helget Memorial Scholarship has been established at Fort Hays State University to honor the life of a dedicated, longtime university staff member who lost her battle with breast cancer last spring at the age of 54.

January 14, 2016

Kelsey Cohoon learned a long time ago to expect the unexpected. A Fort Hays State University sophomore from Jetmore, Cohoon started dancing at age 2 and has been involved in cheerleading since seventh grade.

January 13, 2016

A state law will make it legal to carry concealed weapons into campus buildings beginning in July 2017, and to prepare for that change, the Docking Institute of Public Affairs at Fort Hays State University conducted a survey to gather opinions from faculty and staff at universities throughout the Kansas Board of Regents system.

January 12, 2016

For a fifth consecutive year, Fort Hays State University has placed programs in the top echelon of U.S. News and World Report's annual rankings of online education.

January 12, 2016

Fort Hays State University's annual 13-city program of recognizing prospective college students and their families will kick off in Wichita at 1:30 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 24, with a program at the Marriott, 9100 Corporate Hills Drive. The highlight at each event is the recognition of students who have been awarded scholarships to FHSU for the next academic year.

January 11, 2016

Fort Hays State University will host an interdisciplinary workshop titled "Educational Approaches to the Holocaust" from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday, Jan. 18, in the Stouffer Lounge of FHSU's Memorial Union.

January 08, 2016

While many were traveling to visit family over the holiday break, art and design professor Linda Ganstrom was delivering the White Queen, the Red Queen and Alice to Columbus, Ohio.

January 08, 2016

"Generations in the Workplace" will be the first workshop offered this spring by the Management Development Center at Fort Hays State University.

January 07, 2016

Forsyth Library at Fort Hays State University recently purchased 12 books on the Kansas Notable Books List using a grant from the Institute of Museum and Library Services.

January 07, 2016

An exhibit of almost 40 oil and acrylic paintings will open in Fort Hays State University's Moss-Thorns Gallery of Art on Monday, Jan. 11.

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