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October 19, 2018

A personal story of learning to live according to what is significant and a special Entrepreneur Direct speaker will appear at Fort Hays State University in the same week in November.

October 19, 2018

Dr. Brooke Moore, interim chair of Fort Hays State University’s Department of Advanced Education Programs, was selected as an Outstanding Advising Award Winner in the Faculty Advising category as part of the 2018 NACADA Global Awards Program for Academic Advising.

October 19, 2018

Employers in northwest Kansas and Fort Hays State University students can apply for a spring 2019 internship through the FHSU/Dane G. Hansen Foundation Student Internship program.

October 19, 2018

Fort Hays State University has been awarded a 2019 Leadership Transformation Grant for the maximum amount of $25,000 from the Kansas Leadership Center.

October 19, 2018

Allison Muth, a Great Bend sophomore majoring in organizational leadership at Fort Hays State University, has been named one of six students to take part in the 2018-2019 Voss Advanced Leadership Undergraduate Experience at Fort Hays State University.

October 19, 2018

Dane Murzyn, a sophomore from Brighton (80603) majoring in organizational leadership at Fort Hays State University, Hays, Kan., has been named one of six students to take part in the 2018-2019 Voss Advanced Leadership Undergraduate Experience at Fort Hays State University.

October 19, 2018

Jonathan Jett, a senior from Prattville majoring in organizational leadership at Fort Hays State University, Hays, Kan., has been named one of six students to take part in the 2018-2019 Voss Advanced Leadership Undergraduate Experience at Fort Hays State University.

October 19, 2018

Larisa White, a junior from Sabetha majoring in organizational leadership and social work at Fort Hays State University, has been named one of six students to take part in the 2018-2019 Voss Advanced Leadership Undergraduate Experience at Fort Hays State University.

October 19, 2018

Raenee Patterson, a junior from Norton majoring in organizational leadership at Fort Hays State University, has been named one of six students to take part in the 2018-2019 Voss Advanced Leadership Undergraduate Experience at Fort Hays State University.

October 18, 2018

Fort Hays State University has been awarded a 2019 Leadership Transformation Grant from the Kansas Leadership Center.

October 18, 2018

Dr. Melissa Hunsicker-Walburn, interim dean of the W.R. and Yvonne Robbins College of Business and Entrepreneurship, was recently interviewed for Online MBA Report.

October 18, 2018

The Criminal Justice Club at Fort Hays State University is hosting a 1920s gangster-themed murder mystery dinner on Saturday, Oct. 27, at The Venue in Thirsty’s Brew Pub and Grill, 2704 Vine St.

October 18, 2018

Jacob Ternes, assistant director of Fort Hays State University’s Memorial Union, and Bailey Talkington, graduate assistant for the University Activities Board, both received awards from the National Association of Campus Activities Central Region.

October 18, 2018

Winners have been announced by Fort Hays State University’s Center for Student Involvement for the recent Homecoming events.

October 17, 2018

Gates clang and metal clatters as clods of dirt spatter against the rails. The humid fall air is penetrated only by the whinnies of horses tied to trailers. At Fort Hays State University, these sights and sounds can mean but one thing: It’s rodeo season.

October 15, 2018

A gala treat is in store for all who love to celebrate Halloween with music, theatre, parades, costumes and fun. And it’s all free and open to the public. The third annual Hays Symphony Orchestra Halloween party and concert for children will happen Sunday, Oct. 28, in and around the FHSU Beach/Schmidt Performing Arts Center.

October 15, 2018

Two debates are scheduled for Tuesday, Oct. 16, at Fort Hays State University, one in the Ellis County Commission race and one for the contest for the 111th District Kansas House of Representatives seat.

October 12, 2018

Area business people and entrepreneurs will have two opportunities on Nov. 7 to participate in a leadership training workshop, “Leading Teams that Matter,” conducted by Pete Smith, an internationally-acclaimed guide and coach in the fields of leadership, management, personal growth and development.

October 12, 2018

Lisa Roberts, associate state director for marketing and product management for the Kansas SBDC, has earned the Certified Global Business Professional (CGBP) credential from NASBITE International.

October 12, 2018

Tickets are now available for the second annual Presidential Speaker Series at Fort Hays State University, which will feature entrepreneur Daymond John, a star of ABC’s “Shark Tank.”

October 12, 2018

Delivering an affordable and accessible education has long been a goal for Fort Hays State University, and the Open Education Mini-Conference for faculty, staff and students, scheduled from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 16, is another step toward reaching that goal.

October 11, 2018

Growing up in a baseball family in Hays, Hayden Hutchison mastered a multitude of pitches at an early age.

October 11, 2018

ABC News correspondent John Quiñones, host of “What Would You Do?,” will be the keynote speaker for the 2018 Kansas Board of Regents’ Michael Tilford Conference on Diversity and Multiculturalism at Fort Hays State University.

October 10, 2018

The second annual Fort Hays State University New Music Festival, presented by the university’s Department of Music and Theatre, will be Friday, Nov. 2, and Saturday, Nov. 3, at the university.

October 09, 2018

Scholars across the world are now able to access monographs written and published by FHSU faculty and staff, online through Fort Hays Studies Series on Forsyth Library’s FHSU Scholars Repository.

October 09, 2018

Atwood will be the second of six free hearing screenings, funded by the Kansas Masons, offered again this fall and next spring in western Kansas communities by Fort Hays State University.

October 09, 2018

The next performance in the ongoing International Piano Series from the Department of Music and Theatre at Fort Hays State University will be a duo piano recital featuring Karina Avanesian-Weinstein and Anthony Weinstein.

October 08, 2018

Dr. Hendratta Ali, associate professor of geosciences at Fort Hays State University, along with two students from the FHSU Department of Geosciences, have been announced as recipients of awards from the Society of Exploration Geophysicists.

October 05, 2018

However you measure it, Fort Hays State University has turned in an 18th consecutive fall semester record with a 20th-day enrollment of 9,473 full-time-equivalent students.

October 03, 2018

Weather has forced postponement of the scheduled star gazing workshop hosted by the Kansas Wetlands Education Center along with Fort Hays State University’s Astronomy Club.

October 01, 2018

A star gazing workshop will be hosted by the Kansas Wetlands Education Center along with Fort Hays State University’s Astronomy Club at 8 p.m. Friday, Oct. 5.

October 01, 2018

Dr. Raymond Wilson, retired professor and chair of the History department at Fort Hays State University, is serving on one of the top Native American academic journals, American Indian Culture and Research.

September 28, 2018

Karrie Simpson Voth has been dreaming for 15 years of watching students create and learn in a new, state-of-the-art space.

September 27, 2018

Homecoming at Fort Hays State University has long been special for descendants of the Wallace and Shirley Robinson family.

September 26, 2018

The Department of Leadership Studies at Fort Hays State University has selected its 2018-2019 scholars for the Voss Advanced Leadership Undergraduate Experience.

September 25, 2018

Fort Hays State University professors, Dr. Robert Lloyd, associate professor of management, and Dr. Michael Martin, associate professor of marketing, were awarded first place by the MidAmerican Business Deans Association for their case study on strategic selling.

September 25, 2018

Fort Hays State University’s Sternberg Museum of Natural History and Dr. Laura Wilson received a grant from the Institute of Museum and Library Services for $24,478 to support the geology collection housed at Sternberg.

September 25, 2018

Fort Hays State University students walking to Cunningham Hall by way of the Cunningham walking bridge for early morning classes today were greeted by a huge glowing Victor E. Tiger on the east end of the bridge.

September 25, 2018

“Mamma Mia!,” a funny, lighthearted tale set in a Greek island paradise, will begin the 2018-2019 theatre season at Fort Hays State University.

September 21, 2018

Fort Hays State University will welcome about 300 Kansas elementary school students to the biennial Young Readers’ Conference, which will open at 8:45 a.m. Tuesday, Sept. 25, in the university’s Beach/Schmidt Performing Arts Center.

September 21, 2018

Through a generous grant from the Dane G. Hansen Foundation, 30 paid internships are available for Fort Hays State University students during the 2018-19 academic year (including the summer 2019 term).

September 21, 2018

Six alumni of Fort Hays State University will be honored at the Alumni Awards and Recognition Banquet Friday, Sept. 28, during Homecoming celebrations.

September 20, 2018

Homecoming Week at Fort Hays State University – “Welcome to the Jungle” – will begin this year with a new event, the Kickoff, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Monday, Sept. 24, on the Memorial Union’s north patio.

September 20, 2018

Saint Louis Brass quintet, delivering top notch performances all over the country since 1964, will be at Fort Hays State University at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 2, in the Beach/Schmidt Performing Arts Center.

September 19, 2018

Royalty finalists for Homecoming 2018 at Fort Hays State University have been announced by the Homecoming Committee.

September 18, 2018

The construction progress of another new academic building will be recognized at Fort Hays State University’s 2018 Homecoming activities.

September 18, 2018

Andreas Maheras, Fort Hays State University track and field coach, published “Hammer Throwing: Dynamic Aspects of the Lower Extremities” in the August 2018 issue of Techniques for Track and Field and Cross Country.

September 14, 2018

Groups throughout Fort Hays State University – whether it be a student organization, department or team – have a new way to gain financial support of their needs. As the fundraising arm of the university, the FHSU Foundation has evolved its annual I Fed the Tiger campaign into a year-round online crowdfunding platform, which has launched in conjunction with the inauguration of the university’s 10th president, Dr. Tisa Mason.

September 14, 2018

Proclaiming a theme of “Unlocking Untapped Potential,” Dr. Tisa Mason was inaugurated today as the 10th president of Fort Hays State University in a ceremony in Gross Memorial Coliseum at Fort Hays State University.

September 13, 2018

Katlin Senst was recently welcomed to the staff of the Fort Hays State University Foundation as an accountant.

September 12, 2018

Fort Hays State University’s Virtual College received three No. 2 rankings among others from many different agencies during the month of August for its affordable programs and quality online degrees.

September 11, 2018

Dr. Tisa Mason will be inaugurated as the 10th president of Fort Hays State University in a ceremony beginning at 10 a.m. Friday, Sept. 14, in Gross Memorial Coliseum at Fort Hays State University.

September 11, 2018

“The Science of Eating” is the focus of the upcoming Science Café at 7 p.m., Monday, Sept. 17, at Thirsty’s, 2704 Vine St. in Hays.

September 10, 2018

A total of 616 students completed associate, bachelor’s or graduate degrees at Fort Hays State University in the summer 2018 term.

September 10, 2018

The Career and Internship Fair, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 12, in the Black and Gold Room of Fort Hays State University’s Memorial Union will cap off Making Your Mark, the university’s Career Readiness Week 2018.

September 07, 2018

The seventh annual meal packaging event, Swipe Out Hunger, is just one of several events in September hosted by Fort Hays State University’s Center for Civic Leadership.

September 07, 2018

The 6th annual “Run/Walk to Help Children Talk” will be on Saturday, Oct. 13, hosted by Fort Hays State University’s Herndon Speech-Language-Hearing Clinic in partnership with the FHSU chapter of the National Student Speech-Language-Hearing Association.

September 07, 2018

The Global Leadership Project, an initiative of The Center for Civic Leadership and the Department of Leadership Studies at Fort Hays State University, tries to schedule one of its major service projects for the year around a significant weekend in October.

September 06, 2018

The Fort Hays State University Foundation recently appointed nine new members to its Board of Trustees: Dr. Marcy Aycock, Jay Bach, Daryl Craft, Dr. Jeff Curtis, Maisha Dible, Coleen Ellis, Todd Sandoval, Shaun Weaver, and Tim Werth.

September 06, 2018

Among the 100 U.S. colleges and universities judged by The Washington Monthly as the Best Four-Year Colleges for Adult Learners out of 1,124 across the nation, Fort Hays State University was ranked 10th.

September 05, 2018

Innovators from across the Midwest will pitch their ideas to technology scouts from the U.S. Department of Defense at Encountering Innovation: Delivering Innovation to the DoD and Beyond – a weeklong event starting Monday, Oct. 8, at the Kansas SBDC at Johnson County Community College in Overland Park.

August 30, 2018

Dr. Steven Tam, associate professor of management at Fort Hays State University, recently delivered a keynote speech at the 20th Asia-Pacific Conference on Global Business, Economics, Finance and Social Sciences in Hong Kong.

August 30, 2018

The Management Development Center at Fort Hays State University will offer a month of Excel as part of its fall training sessions.

August 29, 2018

It has always been a march of sorts, so the name was changed last year from “Core2Campus” to “March2Main.”

August 28, 2018

Free information sessions regarding Fort Hays State University’s Kansas Academy of Mathematics and Science will be offered across the state for seventh graders through high school sophomores and their families. Staff from the program will host the 11 sessions in October and November.

August 24, 2018

As the 2018-2019 concert season begins, excitement is running high among the members and friends of the Hays Symphony Orchestra. Fresh from a hugely successful concert at the Los Angeles Hollywood Bowl, pianist Behzod Abduraimov will perform the “Piano Concerto in A minor,” opus 16 by Edvard Grieg with the Hays Symphony, conducted by music director Shah Sadikov.

August 24, 2018

After two years of work, the Sternberg Museum of Natural History has launched for the first time a database showcasing pictures and information about the fossils that are housed at the museum.

August 24, 2018

A National Leadership Planning Grant for Fort Hays State University’s Forsyth Library from the Institute for Museum and Library Services was announced at a news conference today by U.S. Rep. Roger Marshall, First District representative from Kansas.

August 24, 2018

The Kansas Small Business Development Center Tech Innovation Center has announced Encountering Innovation: The Hunt for Opportunity Tour, which will kick off Thursday, Sept. 20, in Colby.

August 23, 2018

Three candidates for the position of Fort Hays State University’s provost and vice president for academic affairs search will visit FHSU and the Hays community in September.

August 23, 2018

The Management Development Center at Fort Hays State University will kick off its fall 2018 Workshop Series with a new workshop, “Your Website: The Foundation of a First-Rate Marketing Strategy.”

August 23, 2018

Fort Hays State University signed two memoranda of understanding today to ensure smooth transfers from Garden City Community College and Dodge City Community College in a variety of majors.

August 22, 2018

The Hays Arts Council’s Fall Gallery Walk features musicians from the Fort Hays State University Music Department and the Hays Symphony Orchestra at the Downtown Hays Pavilion on Friday, Aug. 24.

August 21, 2018

Austria and Germany, countries historically known for their rich music culture, this summer hosted the Fort Hays Singers, Fort Hays State University’s top choral ensemble. The singers joined four other choirs from the United States to take part in the American Celebration of Music.

August 21, 2018

There should be a lot of gold seen across the Fort Hays State University campus this year. Students lined up 45 minutes before the start of the 2018 back-to-school picnic Monday to check in and swarm the first booth in line at the annual event on the Quad.

August 20, 2018

While preparing for his first trip abroad this summer, Jacob Long wasn’t sure what to expect. After all, he had only visited two other states while growing up in rural north central Kansas.

August 17, 2018

Three Fort Hays State University freshmen said they usually celebrate their birthdays with family and friends.

August 15, 2018

Dr. Mary Martin, professor of applied business studies, was announced today by President Tisa Mason as Fort Hays State University’s 2018 President's Distinguished Scholar.

August 13, 2018

The new academic year at Fort Hays State University officially begins at 9 a.m. Wednesday, Aug. 15, with the annual Fall Convocation in the Beach/Schmidt Performing Arts Center in Sheridan Hall on the FHSU campus.

August 10, 2018

A wonderful variety of musicals, plays, dance and instrumental music make up the 2018-2019 season of the Encore Performing Arts Series at Fort Hays State University.

August 10, 2018

Dr. Patricia Levy, a Fort Hays State University professor of social work, recently presented at the 10th EDULEARN18, an international conference on education and new learning technologies in Palma de Majorca, Spain.

August 10, 2018

The National Society of Collegiate Scholars chapter at Fort Hays State University was recently recognized as a Gold Star chapter for the 2017-18 academic year

August 07, 2018

Winners of general academic scholarships for the 2018-19 academic year from Fort Hays State University have been announced by the university.

August 03, 2018

Invitations are being sent this week for events celebrating the inauguration of Dr. Tisa Mason as the 10th president of Fort Hays State University.

August 01, 2018

In keeping with its mission of considering the needs of students first, Fort Hays State University is now offering a less expensive method of buying books.

July 30, 2018

Dr. Janet Stramel, associate professor of teacher education at Fort Hays State University, recently attended and served as a trainer for a session of the Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation.

July 27, 2018

The Kansas Wetlands Education Center will host its annual Perseid Meteor Shower Watch Party – a free, fun-filled family evening of crafts, science experiments, games, snacks, and stargazing – at 9 p.m. Friday, Aug. 10, at the Kansas Wetlands Education Center.

July 27, 2018

“Symphonic Expedition” is the theme of the Hays Symphony Orchestra’s 2018-19 season, and it looks like it will be its most glorious venture yet.

July 24, 2018

Nick Schumacher is looking forward to his final year as an undergraduate student at Fort Hays State University.

July 23, 2018

Toby Flores, associate professor of art and design at Fort Hays State University, and Danielle Robinson, adjunct art faculty, were chosen by Codell to design and fabricate a 15-foot cyclone sculpture in honor of “Cyclone Day.”

July 23, 2018

Fort Hays State University’s Virtual College received several rankings from various agencies in June and July for its affordable programs and quality online degrees.

July 19, 2018

A novel by a Fort Hays State University instructor is the story of a Chinese character attempting to live an American dream.

July 19, 2018

The Fort Hays State University community and alumni, baseball fans and researchers across the globe can now access the history of FHSU Tiger baseball through a digital collection of photographs.

July 18, 2018

Megan Purinton, Hays, recently joined the Fort Hays State University Alumni Association as the program coordinator for alumni engagement. She will serve the association as the primary event coordinator working with alumni volunteers to facilitate alumni engagement opportunities throughout the United States and beyond.

July 17, 2018

The Fort Hays State University Foundation has announced that Jason Ball will be joining the staff as a director of development.

July 11, 2018

The Fort Hays State University Alumni Association will host a golf tournament Friday, Aug. 3, at Meadow Lake Golf Club, 1085 East Golf Club Dr in Colby. Golf enthusiasts are invited for a relaxing day on the greens while raising funds in support of Fort Hays State University student scholarships.

July 11, 2018

Golf enthusiasts are invited for a relaxing day on the greens while raising funds in support of Fort Hays State University student scholarships.

July 11, 2018

Josh Stark was learning about science on a day-to-day basis before he even started kindergarten.

July 11, 2018

Kiley Heine, Great Bend senior majoring in sociology and a research assistant at Fort Hays State University, was the lead presenter of a research talk at the recent 24th International Symposium on Society and Resource Management in Snowbird, Utah.

July 09, 2018

Events across four days will celebrate the inauguration of the 10th president of Fort Hays State University, Dr. Tisa A. Mason, who will be installed in a ceremony at 10 a.m. Friday, Sept. 14, in the university’s Gross Memorial Coliseum.

July 05, 2018

Allison Railsback, Mankato senior majoring in agricultural education at Fort Hays State University, recently received national recognition at the Phi Beta Lambda national leadership conference in Baltimore, Md.

July 02, 2018

A biologist’s book about baseball has been placed on the 2018 Kansas Notable Books list.

June 29, 2018

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

June 29, 2018

Fort Hays State University signed two memoranda of understanding this week to ensure smooth transfers from Barton Community College and Colby Community College in a variety of majors.

June 28, 2018

Fort Hays State University's Department of Psychology recently entered an articulation agreement with Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences, Kansas City, Mo., that will guarantee reserve acceptances into the university’s clinical psychology program.

June 28, 2018

Is it best to spend time utilizing your strengths or is it more productive to work on your weaknesses?

June 28, 2018

University campuses are hotbeds for a variety of camps and other youth activities during the summer months. An event the third week in June at Fort Hays State University is unique in Kansas.

June 27, 2018

Shelly New has always moved to the beat of her own music, and fortunately for her Texas community, she’s sharing that music with the world.

June 25, 2018

Fort Hays State University’s Leslie Paige, director of the Office of Scholarship and Sponsored Projects, was recently selected as president-elect of the National Association of School Psychologists.

June 22, 2018

A total of 2,350 students completed associate, bachelor’s or graduate degrees at Fort Hays State University in the spring 2018 semester.

June 20, 2018

Changes will abound for the Kansas Academy of Mathematics and Science at Fort Hays State University when students begin classes for the 2018-19 school year in August.

June 20, 2018

Dr. Kenton Olliff, assistant vice president for student affairs at Fort Hays State University, recently received the Chamberlain-Rapp Exemplary Leadership Award.

June 20, 2018

Starting this fall, Fort Hays State University’s Department of Art and Design will collaborate with Developmental Services of Northwest Kansas to provide art workshops to the clients of DSNWK’s Reed Center and Employment Connections.

June 13, 2018

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

June 13, 2018

Fort Hays State University’s Society for Human Resource Management student chapter was recently awarded a 2017-2018 Superior Merit Award from the Society for Human Resource Management.

June 13, 2018

Two years ago, a team of three students from Fort Hays State University’s informatics digital media and journalism program shot, edited, tweeted, snapped and Facebooked their way to top honors at the 2016 National Association of Broadcasters Broadcast Education Association “War on the Floor” competition.

June 12, 2018

The Management Development Center at FHSU will offer a crash course on marketing and sales on July 11.

June 12, 2018

Gina Smith, director of the Fort Hays State University Kelly Center, was recently honored with the 2017-2018 University of Kansas Field Education Margo Award for Excellence in Field Instruction-Preceptor.

June 12, 2018

Several Fort Hays State University Master of Business Administration students scored in top percentiles on three nationwide exams, placing them among top graduates in the nation.

June 06, 2018

Three Fort Hays State University faculty members recently presented at the National Social Science Association convention in Las Vegas.

June 04, 2018

Karrie Simpson Voth, chair of Fort Hays State University’s Department of Art and Design, and Libby Reimer, art and design graduate student, recently presented at the University and College Designers Association Design Education Summit, “Good Design Works,” in Youngstown, Ohio.

June 04, 2018

A presentation by Dr. Robert Scott, assistant professor of teacher education at Fort Hays State University, was recently selected for a session at the upcoming University of Kansas 2018 Summer Strategies Conference.

May 31, 2018

Dr. Amanda Fields, assistant professor of English at Fort Hays State University, co-edited a collection of essays that will be published by The Experiment Press in spring 2019.

May 30, 2018

Dr. Laura Wilson, associate professor of geosciences and chief curator of the Sternberg Museum of Natural History, and Kristopher Super, an alumnus of Fort Hays State University who is now a graduate student at the University of Kansas, have coauthored a research article published in the journal Nature.

May 30, 2018

Deans at Fort Hays State University have named 1,601 students to the Deans Honor Roll for the spring 2018 semester.

May 22, 2018

People can attend or experience the same event, but each individual will describe it very differently. Some people will be impacted deeply by something that seemed only trivial to another.

May 22, 2018

Several teams from Fort Hays State University competed this year in the North American Colleges and Teachers of Agriculture judging conference in Norfolk, Neb.

May 22, 2018

Loyalty runs deep for Selam Ball. Inspired by a dentist who helped her as an orphan in a faraway land when she was just 10 years old, Ball vowed to become a dentist when she grew up so she could help others in much the same way.

May 21, 2018

Eight Fort Hays State University students have been awarded the Noyce Teacher Leader Scholarship for the 2018-2019 academic year.

May 21, 2018

Two vocal students of Dr. Joseph Perniciaro, associate professor of music at Fort Hays State University, will travel to Las Vegas in June for the national semifinal round of the National Association of Teachers of Singing National Student Auditions.

May 17, 2018

The Honors College at Fort Hays State University has selected 30 new students for the 2018-19 academic year.

May 17, 2018

Students and faculty from the Department of Mathematics at Fort Hays State University recently attended the Kansas Section of the Mathematical Association of America meeting.

May 16, 2018

Phi Delta Theta fraternity will open a new chapter at Fort Hays State University in the fall of 2019.

May 16, 2018

After a year of teaching at the high school level, Keri Maricle is going to try her hand at working with elementary students this summer.

May 14, 2018

Each year on graduation weekend, students who have earned their degrees online from Fort Hays State University come from near and far to celebrate their accomplishments.

May 11, 2018

It’s going to be a long weekend for Andrew and Paige Todd with three straight days of big events Friday, Saturday and Sunday.

May 11, 2018

Keshawn Sewell, McPherson, was named today as the recipient of the Torch Award as the outstanding graduating senior from the class of 2018 at Fort Hays State University, and Herrick Smith, St. Augustine, Fla., was named the recipient of the first Lighthouse Award for an outstanding student competing graduate studies.

May 11, 2018

Four graduates of Fort Hays State University’s Department of Nursing were recognized in a ceremony today with Leora B. Stroup Awards as the outstanding graduates of the spring 2018 graduates.

May 10, 2018

Throughout its history, Fort Hays State University has been fortunate to have many accomplished and dedicated faculty members. Dr. Marcia Bannister is a retired FHSU professor and chair of the Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders who stands out through all she has done and continues to do for the university.

May 10, 2018

Dr. Brett Bruner, director of transition and student conduct at Fort Hays State University, was recently awarded the 2018 Bill Neuenswander Outstanding Dissertation of the Year Award from Baker University.

May 08, 2018

Staff members from Forsyth Library represented Fort Hays State University at the recent Kansas Library Association, College and University Libraries, in Mayetta.

May 08, 2018

Programs offered through the Fort Hays State University Virtual College received three recognitions in April from various agencies as among the best and most affordable online programs offered by U.S. colleges and universities.

May 08, 2018

Fort Hays State University will host the Kansas Society of Human Resource Management Student Summit in April 2019.

May 08, 2018

Zachar Dziadul, Macon, Ga., recently won first place in the Entrepreneurship Challenge at the Collegiate Distributive Education Clubs of America International Career Development Conference in Washington, D.C.

May 07, 2018

Two workshops, one on dealing with subconscious biases and another on learning to supervise, will be offered in June by the Management Development Center of the W.R. and Yvonne Robbins College of Business and Entrepreneurship at Fort Hays State University.

May 07, 2018

Thirty-two students were recognized in a high school commencement ceremony Saturday at Fort Hays State University.

May 07, 2018

A news conference is set to honor Dr. Marcia Bannister, retired professor of communication disorders at Fort Hays State University, for her major deferred gift to the university.

May 03, 2018

A total of 32 students will be honored Saturday, May 5, at the eighth annual completion ceremony for the Kansas Academy of Mathematics and Science at Fort Hays State University.

May 03, 2018

Digital Curation Librarian Elizabeth Chance for Fort Hays State University’s Forsyth Library recently attended the fifth annual Digital Initiatives Symposium, a national conference hosted by the Copley Library at the University of San Diego.

May 03, 2018

Student Affairs at Fort Hays State University recently recognized student organizations and individuals for their hard work and dedication throughout the academic year.

May 03, 2018

Nominees for three top awards have been announced by the Fort Hays State University Alumni Association.

May 03, 2018

Fort Hays State University will graduate 4,533 students this year – the total from summer and fall 2017 and spring 2018 – an increase of 11.2 percent from last year’s total of 4,075.

May 02, 2018

The public is invited to the annual spring convocation of Fort Hays State University on Friday, May 4, when President Tisa Mason will deliver her first State of the Campus address, and the winners of the spring 2018 Faculty Awards will be recognized.

May 02, 2018

Faculty and students from several FHSU departments will present at two national conferences this summer: the ninth International Conference on Applied Human Factors and Ergonomics in Orlando, Fl., and the 72nd Annual Conference of the University Film and Video Association in Las Cruces, N.M.

May 02, 2018

A Leadership 310 class at Fort Hays State University raised $9,000 for Developmental Services of Northwest Kansas throughout the semester by collecting items for a silent auction, selling tickets and hosting fundraisers.

April 30, 2018

Winners have been announced for Fort Hays State University’s annual John Heinrichs Scholarly and Creative Activities Day, recognizing the scholarly and creative activities of students and faculty.

April 30, 2018

Eric Deneault, assistant professor of applied technology at Fort Hays State University, recently earned the 2018 International Technology and Engineering Educators Association Emerging Leader award while attending the 80th annual ITEEA conference in Atlanta, Ga.

April 30, 2018

Fort Hays State University’s Office of Inclusion and Diversity Excellence recently teamed up with diverse student organizations to educate the FHSU community on issues of prejudice and privilege through a “Tunnel of Oppression.”

April 30, 2018

The fraternity and sorority community at Fort Hays State University collected over 8,000 non-perishable food items and raised nearly $2,000 during their annual Greek Week.

April 27, 2018

Fort Hays State University’s chapter of the Technology and Engineering Education Collegiate Association won three national championships in eight competitive events against 15 other universities at the 80th annual International Technology and Engineering Educators Association conference in Atlanta, Ga.

April 27, 2018

Students from the southwestern Kansas region were recognized at a recent Student Recognition Program in Dodge City for the scholarships they have been awarded from Fort Hays State University for the 2018-19 academic year.

April 27, 2018

Students from southwest Kansas and southeast Colorado were recognized at a recent Student Recognition Program in Garden City for the scholarships they have been awarded from Fort Hays State University for the 2018-19 academic year.

April 27, 2018

The definition of collaboration in the Oxford Dictionary is “the action of working with someone to produce or create something.”

April 26, 2018

A total of 840 students completed associate, bachelor’s or graduate degrees at Fort Hays State University in the fall 2017 semester.

April 26, 2018

Students from the southwestern Nebraska area were recognized at a recent Student Recognition Program in Kearney for the scholarships they have been awarded from Fort Hays State University, Hays, Kan., for the 2018-19 academic year.

April 26, 2018

Students from Ellis County and the surrounding area were recognized at a recent Student Recognition Program in Hays for the scholarships they have been awarded from Fort Hays State University for the 2018-19 academic year.

April 25, 2018

They took off their Fort Hays State University rodeo vests for the final time Sunday. But Matt Rezac and Kaitlyn Dinges agreed that being part of the rodeo team for their entire college careers was a ride they will never forget.

April 25, 2018

Students from north-central Kansas and southern Nebraska were recognized at a recent Student Recognition Program in Beloit for the scholarships they have been awarded from Fort Hays State University for the 2018-19 academic year.

April 25, 2018

Students from the Topeka region were recognized at a recent Student Recognition Program in Topeka for the scholarships they have been awarded by Fort Hays State University for the 2018-19 academic year.

April 25, 2018

Promotions and grants of tenure will be celebrated at Fort Hays State University at 3 p.m. Thursday, May 3, in the Memorial Union’s Black and Gold Room.

April 24, 2018

Students at Fort Hays State University are aware, and grateful, for the support that they receive from alumni and friends of the university and, on April 18, eight of those who showed up for FHSU’s sixth annual Student Awareness Day won scholarships for the fall 2018 semester.

April 24, 2018

Students from northwestern Kansas, northeastern Colorado and southwestern Nebraska were recognized at a recent Student Recognition Program in Colby for the scholarships they have been awarded from Fort Hays State University for the 2018-19 academic year.

April 24, 2018

Students from the eastern Kansas region were recognized at a recent Student Recognition Program in Overland Park for the scholarships they have been awarded by Fort Hays State University for the 2018-19 academic year.

April 24, 2018

Students from the Department of Art and Design and individuals from Developmental Services of Northwest Kansas collaborated on a weaving project that is now on exhibit in the Schmidt Gallery at the Hays Public Library, 1205 Main St.

April 23, 2018

Students from central Kansas were recognized at a recent Student Recognition Program in Great Bend for the scholarships they have been awarded from Fort Hays State University for the 2018-19 academic year.

April 23, 2018

Students from Colorado were recognized at a recent Student Recognition Program in Denver for the scholarships they have been awarded from Fort Hays State University, Hays, Kan., for the 2018-19 academic year.

April 20, 2018

Students from the south-central and southeast Kansas regions were recognized at the recent Student Recognition Program in Wichita for the scholarships they have been awarded from Fort Hays State University for the 2018-19 academic year.

April 20, 2018

Students from the north-central Kansas region were recognized at a recent Student Recognition Program in Salina for the scholarships they have been awarded from Fort Hays State University for the 2018-19 academic year.

April 19, 2018

An article by Dr. Hieu Vu, assistant professor of computer science in Fort Hays State University’s Virtual College, was recently published in the International Journal of Scientific Research and Innovative Technology.

April 19, 2018

Members of the Department of English at Fort Hays State University recently attended the annual Conference on College Composition and Communication in Kansas City.

April 19, 2018

It can be difficult preparing for outdoor campus events the last few weeks of a school year, considering busy end-of-semester schedules and fickle spring weather.

April 19, 2018

The 59th annual Western Kansas Technology Education Fair is set for Friday, April 27, at Fort Hays State University’s Gross Memorial Coliseum.

April 18, 2018

New student senators, and a student president and vice president for the 2018-19 school year were recently elected to the Student Government Association at Fort Hays State University. Changes to the SGA constitution and a new student fee were also approved.

April 17, 2018

Professors from various departments at Fort Hays State University were recognized for their attendance at Teaching Innovation and Learning Technology events throughout the 2017-18 school year.

April 17, 2018

The Women’s Leadership Project at Fort Hays State University is partnering with Options Domestic and Sexual Violence Services and Jana’s Campaign to host the “What Were You Wearing” exhibit.

April 16, 2018

In celebration of International Migratory Bird Day, Fort Hays State University’s Kansas Wetlands Education Center will host “The Great Migration Rally” from 2 to 6 p.m. Sunday, April 29, at the center.

April 16, 2018

After three sold out shows during 2017-2018, the Fort Hays State University Encore Series will host its final show of the season, The Hot Club of San Francisco Presents: “Cinema Vivant,” at 7:30 p.m. on Wednesday, April 25, in the Beach/Schmidt Performing Arts Center.

April 13, 2018

Alan Deines, director of the Robbins Banking Institute at Fort Hays State University, has announced a contribution to the institute from Equity Bank, Andover, that will help build a computer lab.

April 13, 2018

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

April 13, 2018

The Fort Hays State University Foundation will host its annual Student Awareness Day from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Wednesday, April 18, in the FHSU Robbins Center.

April 13, 2018

Bronc Rumford has been associated with all 51 of the previous Fort Hays State University rodeos, so he has witnessed competitors rope and ride through all kinds of weather.

April 12, 2018

Among the 19 candidates currently running for governor of Kansas, Republican Secretary of State Kris Kobach, independent businessman Greg Orman and Republican Gov. Jeff Colyer are the most widely known – Kobach by a lot – but Democratic State Sen. Laura Kelly is most popular among the people who know who she is.

April 12, 2018

If you haven’t already, mark your calendar for 7:30 p.m. Saturday, April 28, at Fort Hays State University’s Beach/Schmidt Performing Arts Center for the conclusion of the Hays Symphony Orchestra’s 2017-18 season.

April 12, 2018

Students in the Criminal Justice Club – Delta Tau Omega, Fort Hays State University’s chapter of the American Criminal Justice Association, won nine awards, including four first-place awards, at the association’s recent national conference in Cleveland.

April 12, 2018

Three instructors from the Department of English at Fort Hays State University attended the recent International Teaching English to Students of Other Languages Convention and Expo in Chicago.

April 11, 2018

Ground will be broken at 10 a.m. Saturday, April 14, at 404 W. Seventh St. in Hays for a new house for Fort Hays State University’s Zeta Tau Chapter of the Sigma Chi fraternity. The public is invited.

April 11, 2018

Teams from five universities will join a team from Fort Hays State University on the FHSU campus this weekend for the first-ever Collegiate Leadership Competition in the Heartland Region.

April 11, 2018

The Department of Music and Theatre and the International Piano Series at Fort Hays State University will host the Manno-Dean piano duo. The concert will be at 3:30 p.m. Sunday, April 15, in Sheridan Hall’s Beach/Schmidt Performing Arts Center.

April 11, 2018

Three students from Fort Hays State University earned recognition as 2018 Outstanding Undergraduate Research Scholars.

April 11, 2018

Six students from Fort Hays State University’s Department of Agriculture recently presented at the 150th Kansas Academy of Science meeting in Topeka.

April 11, 2018

When his team finishes in the top five at nationals for 10 consecutive years, a coach tends to have high expectations for post-season action. The Fort Hays State University Shotgun Team didn’t disappoint Dr. Duane Shepherd the last week of March at the Association of College Unions International (ACUI) Collegiate Clay Target Championships in San Antonio.

April 09, 2018

Nine tourism and hospitality management students at Fort Hays State University recently participated in the 2018 induction ceremony for the Eta Sigma Delta Honor Society in FHSU’s Memorial Union.

April 09, 2018

Scholarships for the Noyce Teacher Leader program at Fort Hays State University have been granted an additional $1.45 million from the National Science Foundation to extend the program into the spring of 2023. The award will support eight $13,000 scholarships for future mathematics or science teachers each year.

April 09, 2018

The 13th annual John Heinrichs Scholarly and Creative Activities day, hosted by Fort Hays State University, will be on Wednesday, April 25, in the Memorial Union.

April 09, 2018

Dr. Robert Scott, assistant professor of special education at Fort Hays State University, recently traveled to Topeka to participate in the first Kansas State Department of Education review of the Educational Testing Service Praxis Test No. 5354.

April 09, 2018

Programs offered through the Fort Hays State University Virtual College received four recognitions, including a No. 1 ranking, in March from various agencies as among the best and most affordable online programs offered by U.S. colleges and universities.

April 06, 2018

Dr. Brett Bruner, director of transition and student conduct at Fort Hays State University, and two colleagues from other universities were awarded a research grant for their study on first-generation college students.

April 06, 2018

Aerospace, engineering, oil and construction industry executives will discuss global business in a panel facilitated by Fort Hays State University President Tisa Mason.

April 05, 2018

Volunteers from Tigers in Service at Fort Hays State University took an alternative route for spring break, spending the week in Amarillo, Texas. They completed a variety of tasks such as painting, hardware installation, and laying trim while working with Habitat for Humanity to finish houses and facilities.

April 04, 2018

Dr. Mohammad Riazi-Kermani was ranked No. 1 in the world for the week of March 12 in the Mathematics Stack Exchange, a question and answer problem-solving website that has over 500,000 members studying math at any level and professionals in related fields.

April 04, 2018

Korean students at Fort Hays State University will introduce their cuisine and culture to the university and Hays community at Korean Spice at 7 p.m. Friday, April 6, in the Memorial Union’s Black and Gold Room.

April 02, 2018

Two Fort Hays State University students and FHSU’s Hispanic College Institute recently won awards at the 2018 NODA: Association for Orientation, Transition, and Retention in Higher Education Region IV and V Conference in Overland Park.

March 30, 2018

Local students are among the 23 students who will serve as VIP Student Ambassadors for the 2018-2019 academic school year at Fort Hays State University.

March 30, 2018

Allison Railsback, a Mankato sophomore majoring in agricultural business and agriculture education at Fort Hays State University, recently received recognition at the Kansas Phi Beta Lambda Awards of Excellence Program in El Dorado. Railsback competed in administrative technology, business communication, computer applications and business decision making (team), bringing home first place in all events. She also placed second in microeconomics.

March 30, 2018

The Sternberg Museum of Natural History will celebrate 20 years of Pokémon on Saturday, April 14.

March 30, 2018

Digital media production and journalism students from the Fort Hays State University Department of Informatics recently earned seven first-place awards, two second-place awards and two honorable mentions at the annual Kansas Association of Broadcasters spring competition.

March 29, 2018

Fort Hays State University and North Central Kansas Technical College entered into a memorandum of understanding Tuesday, creating a seamless transfer for students who want to continue their education beyond NCK Tech and obtain a bachelor’s degree from FHSU.

March 27, 2018

Janette Meis began work in the Office of the President at Fort Hays State University on Monday, filling the vacant position of event planner and communication specialist.

March 23, 2018

Dr. Janet Stramel, associate professor of teacher education at Fort Hays State University, was recently accepted to participate in the 2018 Global Education in Teacher Education Preparation program. Only 10 education faculty in Kansas were selected.

March 23, 2018

Russell Krug, a junior majoring in geosciences at Fort Hays State University, recently won an award at the regional Geological Society of America South Central Section Meeting.

March 21, 2018

Fort Hays State University’s Student Government Association is seeking projects and volunteers for its eighth annual BIG Event, on Sunday, April 8. The event, an initiative of the university’s Student Government Association in collaboration with the FHSU Foundation, provides help and services to the community members who need them.

March 21, 2018

“Welcome to the Jungle,” honoring Fort Hays State University mascot Victor E. Tiger, will be the theme of Homecoming 2018 weekend, Sept. 27 through Sept. 30.

March 21, 2018

Fort Hays State University’s Kansas Academy of Mathematics and Science Summer Academy will offer five residential, four-day camps in 2018 focused on education, chemistry, computer science, geosciences, mathematics and biology.

March 20, 2018

Both the Kansas Senate and Kansas House financial institution committees have featured testimony from Fort Hays State University’s Robbins Banking Institute during this legislative session. Inaugural institute Director Alan Deines and Robbins Banking Institute benefactor W.R. Robbins presented on behalf of Fort Hays State.

March 20, 2018

The United States Air Force Academy Band from Colorado Springs will perform “A Celebration of Excellence” at Fort Hays State University at 7 p.m. Saturday, April 14, at the Beach/Schmidt Performing Arts Center in Sheridan Hall on FHSU’s campus.

March 19, 2018

Some departments at Fort Hays State University are following holiday hours through the week of March 19-23. Classes resume Monday, March 26. Following is a list of those departments following holiday hours during spring break:

March 19, 2018

With a campus full of trees and a plan to take care of them, Fort Hays State University has been recognized as a leader in promoting healthy trees and conservation by the Arbor Day Foundation Tree Campus USA program.

March 19, 2018

The Criminal Justice Club at Fort Hays State University is holding its third Cookies with Cops event Thursday, March 29, in the Sunset Lounge of the Memorial Union.

March 16, 2018

Dr. Patricia Levy, professor of social work at Fort Hays State University, has published a paper in Reflections: Narrative of Professional Helping, a double-blind, peer-reviewed journal of the Cleveland, Ohio, State University School of Social Work.

March 16, 2018

Fort Hays State University junior Jasmine Turley, Beloit, was recently selected as a 2018 Newman Civic Fellow through Campus Compact, a Boston non-profit organization devoted to advancing the public purposes of higher education.

March 16, 2018

Dr. Raymond Wilson, former chair of the Department of History and an emeritus professor of history at Fort Hays State University, was invited to write a commentary for a book about a famous Native American spiritual leader.

March 15, 2018

Door-to-door surveying associated with the 2018 Hays Residential Water Survey, conducted by the Department of Sociology at Fort Hays State University, concludes Friday.

March 15, 2018

Dr. Stacey Smith, chair of the Department of Applied Business Studies at Fort Hays State University, will be one of 40 members in the 2018 Leadership Kansas Class for the Kansas Chamber of Commerce.

March 14, 2018

The last free hearing screening of the semester to be held in western Kansas by Fort Hays State University graduate students will be offered in Coldwater from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Friday, April 6, at the Comanche County Health Department, 207 S. Washington.

March 14, 2018

Registration for an all-inclusive 2019 Galapagos Islands trip is now available for the public. Teeming with biodiversity, locations included in the trip are Quito, Isabella Island, Santa Cruz Island and San Cristobal Island.

March 14, 2018

Shawn Henderson knows that his 100-plus student teachers have a tough time taking off work to attend career fairs.

March 14, 2018

Programs offered through the Fort Hays State University Virtual College received nine recognitions in February from various agencies as among the best and most affordable online programs offered by U.S. colleges and universities. The Department of Leadership Studies earned two recognitions, and the Department of Teacher Education earned three.

March 13, 2018

A new social work cohort program from Garden City Community College and Fort Hays State University will begin in fall 2018 for students interested in studying social work in the Garden City area.

March 13, 2018

One of the most difficult tasks for any cattle operation is identifying genetics which complement their unique environment. The upcoming Fort Hays State University Round Up Bull and Heifer Sale will be offering sound, functional, easy-fleshing cattle with a genetic profile proven to succeed on the central plains.

March 13, 2018

With a dedication to the education of the professional population, Fort Hays State University has earned recognition for being among the nation’s top professional graduate degree programs.

March 13, 2018

The Academic Leadership Journal in Student Research has returned to Fort Hays State University after a two-year absence. FHSU’s Graduate School and Forsyth Library have joined to relaunch the journal.

March 12, 2018

Fort Hays State University’s Management Development Center will offer a new workshop, “Intermediate Excel: Data Analysis,” from 8:30 a.m. to noon on Wednesday, April 11, in McCartney Hall, room 116.

March 12, 2018

Two professors from the College of Education facilitated a recent panel discussion on “Developing Partnerships to Build K-6 Unified Programs” at Fort Hays State University.

March 09, 2018

As they follow Fort Hays State University athletic teams around the country, it’s not unusual for Ryan Prickett and Gerard Wellbrock to run into former co-workers who are FHSU graduates like themselves.

March 08, 2018

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

March 08, 2018

Safety for its students and the campus community is a top priority for Fort Hays State University, and students and staff alike help in keeping it that way. Those measures have drawn the attention of others as FHSU has been ranked as one of the safest colleges in America by the National Council for Home Safety and Security.

March 07, 2018

Fort Hays State University’s Department of Social Work will host its annual J.V. Caprez Social Work Field Day from 8 a.m. to 4:15 p.m. Friday, April 6, in the Memorial Union’s Fort Hays Ballroom on the FHSU campus.

March 06, 2018

Fort Hays State University’s Women’s Leadership project and the Defense Tactics Club have partnered up to host a free self-defense workshop from 9 a.m. to noon on Saturday, March 10, in Cunningham Hall, room 110, on the FHSU campus.

March 06, 2018

Four students from Fort Hays State University’s Kansas Academy of Mathematics and Science recently presented research at the 2018 Undergraduate Research Day at the Capitol in Topeka.

March 06, 2018

Fort Hays State University’s Kansas Wetlands Education Center is hosting several free activities over spring break (Saturday, March 17 through March 25).

March 05, 2018

The Kansas Wetlands Education Center will host the “Wild Goose Chase” 5k and 3k fun run at Cheyenne Bottoms on Saturday, April 7, with registration starting at 7:30 a.m. and the race at 9 a.m.

March 05, 2018

Music ensembles from Fort Hays State University’s Department of Music and Theatre were invited to perform at the recent Kansas Music Educators Association In-Service workshop at the Century II Convention Center in Wichita.

March 02, 2018

John Tavlarios, chief operating officer of Gener8 Maritime Inc. and featured speaker at the Feb. 22 edition of Fort Hays State University’s Entrepreneur Direct Lecture Series, has issued a challenge to FHSU students.

March 02, 2018

Fort Hays State University’s Office of Diversity and Inclusion Excellence has partnered with various student organizations to celebrate different areas of diversity during the month of March.

March 01, 2018

Fort Hays State University’s chapter of the National Society of Leadership and Success was recently recognized as an Order of Sigma chapter for 2017.

March 01, 2018

Registration for three educational sessions on dementia by nationally recognized expert Teepa Snow are now open to health professionals and the public.

March 01, 2018

The Kansas Small Business Development Center statewide network has announced the 2018 Kansas SBDC Small Business Awards recognizing existing, emerging, and exporting Businesses of the Year. Each of the eight Kansas SBDC regional centers have selected one emerging and one existing business for the award. Two exporting businesses were selected as well.

February 28, 2018

The Fort Hays State University Kelly Center has partnered with the Manhattan area Vet Center to bring veteran services to FHSU and the Hays community.

February 28, 2018

Dr. Andreas Maheras, track and field coach at Fort Hays State University, published an article in the February 2018 issue of “Techniques,” the official publication of the U.S. Track and Field Association.

February 28, 2018

Dr. Hendratta Ali, associate professor of geosciences at Fort Hays State University, recently published a chapter in the Springer Handbook of Petroleum Technology.

February 27, 2018

A ribbon cutting and celebration will officially open the new home of Fort Hays State University’s Southwest Kansas Office in Garden City at 2 p.m. Friday, March 2, at 409 Campus Drive, Suite 107.

February 27, 2018

Bailey and Brody Lewis didn’t have to wrestle very hard with the decision of where to attend college.

February 27, 2018

Thirty-six years of scrapbooks from the Block and Bridle Club at Fort Hays State University are now available to the public online.

February 26, 2018

Seventy-five students have been selected to serve as New Student and Family Orientation Leaders for the 2018 spring and fall semesters.

February 23, 2018

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

February 22, 2018

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

February 20, 2018

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

February 20, 2018

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

February 20, 2018

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

February 20, 2018

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

February 19, 2018

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

February 16, 2018

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

February 16, 2018

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

February 16, 2018

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

February 16, 2018

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

February 16, 2018

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

February 16, 2018

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

February 16, 2018

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

February 15, 2018

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

February 15, 2018

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

February 15, 2018

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

February 13, 2018

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

February 13, 2018

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

February 12, 2018

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

February 12, 2018

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

February 12, 2018

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

February 09, 2018

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

February 09, 2018

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

February 09, 2018

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

February 08, 2018

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

February 05, 2018

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

February 01, 2018

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

January 31, 2018

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

January 31, 2018

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

January 31, 2018

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

January 31, 2018

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

January 31, 2018

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

January 29, 2018

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

January 29, 2018

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

January 26, 2018

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

January 26, 2018

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

January 24, 2018

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

January 24, 2018

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

January 24, 2018

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

January 24, 2018

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

January 23, 2018

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

January 22, 2018

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

January 22, 2018

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

January 18, 2018

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

January 17, 2018

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

January 17, 2018

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

January 16, 2018

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

January 16, 2018

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

January 16, 2018

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

January 12, 2018

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

January 12, 2018

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

January 12, 2018

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

January 11, 2018

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

January 09, 2018

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

January 09, 2018

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

January 05, 2018

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

January 05, 2018

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

January 05, 2018

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

January 03, 2018

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

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