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December 22, 2017

Two Fort Hays State University Kansas Academy of Mathematics and Science students recently received a Level 1 national rocketry certification. The certificate was awarded in Argonia at a KLOUDBusters event.

December 22, 2017

Sixteen representatives from Fort Hays State University’s University Activities Board recently attended the National Association for Campus Activities Central Regional Conference in Oklahoma City.

December 21, 2017

An article written by three Fort Hays State University faculty members was recently selected for publication in an upcoming issue of the Journal of Health and Human Services Administration.

December 21, 2017

High school students in Colorado will be first in line in 2018 to be recognized for scholarships to Fort Hays State University when the annual series of Student Recognition Programs kicks off at 2 p.m. Sunday, Mountain time, Jan. 21, at the Renaissance Denver Hotel, 3801 Quebec St.

December 21, 2017

His entire adult life has centered on providing service to others. So it was no surprise when Dr. Andy Tompkins said "Yes" to a job offer a year ago for a position he had never even dreamed of pursuing.

December 20, 2017

Outstanding fall 2017 graduates were announced in a pinning ceremony by the Department of Nursing at Fort Hays State University.

December 19, 2017

For employers looking for a way to help their businesses secure a competitive advantage, customer service training for their employees can be part of the answer.

December 18, 2017

We welcome Dr. Tisa Mason back to Fort Hays State University. Today marks Dr. Mason's first official day on campus as our new president.

December 18, 2017

With classes completed for the fall 2017 semester, some departments at Fort Hays State University are following holiday hours through Tuesday, Jan. 16, 2018. The university will be closed Saturday, Dec. 23, through Jan. 1. Regular campus office hours resume Tuesday, Jan. 2. Classes resume Tuesday, Jan. 16. Following is a list of departments following modified winter break office hours:

December 15, 2017

Fall winners of Fort Hays State University's faculty awards for service, scholarly activity and research, and teaching were announced this month at surprise visits in their classrooms.

December 14, 2017

Students from the Fort Hays State University College of Education recently hosted an after-school science program at O'Loughlin Elementary School.

December 14, 2017

Tony Schmidt said he grew up in a house where his parents stressed the importance of faith and giving back. That’s part of the reason why he felt honored Thursday to present to Fort Hays State University a $1 million check from the Robert and Patricia Schmidt estate to be used for student scholarships.

December 13, 2017

Six students and two sponsors from the Fort Hays State University College of Education recently attended the Kansas National Education Association Student Program Fall Leadership Conference in Topeka.

December 12, 2017

Gerald and Mary Ann Yeager thought a lot of the education they received at Fort Hays State University. Having no children of their own, the Yeagers felt that FHSU was part of their family, and they were donors to the FHSU Foundation for more than 20 years. Last year, they left a generous donation from their estate to several members of their family, including Fort Hays State.

December 11, 2017

Fort Hays State University and the FHSU Foundation will recognize longtime donors, the late Bob and Pat Schmidt, at a news conference at 10 a.m. Thursday, Dec. 14, in the Memorial Union's Sunset Atrium on the university campus.

December 11, 2017

Fort Hays State University's Fort Hays Singers will present a "Holiday Dessert Show" from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 14, and Friday, Dec. 15, and from 2 to 3:30 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 17, at the First United Methodist Church in Hays.

December 11, 2017

Claire Nickerson, learning initiatives and open educational resources librarian in Forsyth Library at Fort Hays State University, recently published an article in Educause Review.

December 06, 2017

Fort Hays State University's online Bachelor of Science in Information Networking Telecommunications Computer Networking earned the No. 3 spot on TheBestColleges.org's list of the 10 best online bachelor degrees in networking administration in the nation for 2017.

December 04, 2017

Fort Hays State University's Department of Applied Technology was recently awarded the Order of the Filament at the Colorado Technology Education Association's 32nd Rocky Mountain States conference in Denver.

December 04, 2017

Facebook marketing will be the focus of the first two workshops of the 2018 winter series from the Management Development Center at Fort Hays State University.

December 01, 2017

Fort Hays State University graduate assistant Ashley Templeton recently received Best Communication in the national graduate student case study competition at the NODA: Association for Orientation, Transition, and Retention in Higher Education national conference in Louisville, Kentucky.

November 30, 2017

Seward County Community College and Fort Hays State University signed agreements today to create a partnership to provide students with the opportunity to attain expanded bachelor degree options in 15 degree programs, from agriculture to social work to technology leadership.

November 29, 2017

Anyone who has helped with a Christmastime toy building event at Fort Hays State University will be in for a surprise this year.

November 29, 2017

Three students from the Kansas Academy of Mathematics and Science recently won the Outstanding Poster Award at the American Chemical Society Rocky Mountain Regional Meeting in Loveland, Colo.

November 28, 2017

Each year, the Fort Hays State University Alumni Association presents accomplished alumni, friends, students and faculty with awards to honor their achievements and service, and nominations are now open for the 2018 awards cycle.

November 27, 2017

The winter musical season begins at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 2, at St. Joseph Church, 215 W. 13 St., with the Hays Symphony Orchestra's Winter Vespers Concert.

November 27, 2017

The Department of Music and Theatre at Fort Hays State University will host its 32nd Annual Cathedral Concert at 3:30 p.m., Sunday, Dec. 3, at St. Fidelis Church in Victoria.

November 27, 2017

The winter musical season begins at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 2, at St. Joseph Church, 215 W. 13 St., with the Hays Symphony Orchestra’s Winter Vespers Concert.

November 22, 2017

The first year on his new team, Nathan Shepherd earned the defensive player-of-the-game award at a bowl game in 2015. He says he would have rather won the game.

November 21, 2017

The Fort Hays State University athletic department is giving FHSU students an early Christmas gift.

November 17, 2017

Three representatives from Fort Hays State University recently earned awards at the NASPA: Student Affairs Administrators in Higher Education Region IV-West Conference.

November 17, 2017

Seeing immediate results from a project you've put your heart and soul into is rewarding. When the reverberating effect could potentially positively impact thousands of people, it's even better.

November 17, 2017

The Fort Hays State University Department of Music and Theatre enjoyed success when competing recently at the West Central Region National Association of Teachers of Singing Student Auditions in Greeley, Colo.

November 16, 2017

Tickets are now on sale for The Doo Wop Project, an off-season performance of the 2017 and 2018 Encore Series at Fort Hays State University. The performance will be at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 29, in the Beach/Schmidt Performing Arts Center in Sheridan Hall on the FHSU campus.

November 16, 2017

A Hays couple announced at a news conference today a gift of $100,000 to Fort Hays State University's Journey Campaign. Curtis and Renee Longpines' gift will support three specific funds through the Fort Hays State University Foundation.

November 16, 2017

A Hays couple announced at a news conference today a gift of $100,000 to Fort Hays State University's Journey Campaign. Curtis and Renee Longpines' gift will support three specific funds through the Fort Hays State University Foundation.

November 15, 2017

The Hays Symphony Orchestra, led by Shah Sadikov, assistant professor of music and theatre at Fort Hays State University, will give its Winter Vespers Concert at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 2, at St. John Catholic Church in Hays.

November 14, 2017

Through this project, Fort Hays State University alumni and friends donated over 700 items and $200 to the Hays USD 489 Hope Pantry this year in the 2017 Tiger Make a Difference project.

November 14, 2017

Fort Hays State University and the FHSU Foundation will announce a large gift in support of the university at a news conference at 10 a.m. Thursday, Nov. 16, in the Memorial Union’s Sunset Atrium on the university campus.

November 13, 2017

A collective cheer went up from the crowd in Gross Memorial Coliseum Sunday afternoon when fans saw "Fort Hays State University" pop up on the new interactive scoreboard with the numeral 1 before its name.

November 09, 2017

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

November 09, 2017

Three students and three professors from Fort Hays State University’s Department of Art and Design were recently selected to be featured in a national juried art exhibit, “12 x 12,” at the Lawrence Art Center in Lawrence.

November 08, 2017

Fort Hays State University will honor military members and veterans in a Veterans Day event from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Friday, Nov. 10, in the Memorial Union’s Sunset Lounge. A formal ceremony will begin at 11:11 a.m. in the Atrium.

November 06, 2017

Fort Hays State University’s Dr. Whitney Jeter, assistant professor of psychology, and Brooke Mann, instructor of psychology, will present “Mind Control: A How-to Guide for Conquering Stress and Negativity Through Mindfulness” at the Science Café at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 7, at Gella’s Diner, 117 East 11th St. in Hays.

November 03, 2017

The Kansas Board of Regents today named Dr. Tisa Mason the new president of Fort Hays State University.

November 01, 2017

Five students and four faculty members from Fort Hays State University recently attended the Kansas Association of Teachers of Mathematics Conference in Topeka.

November 01, 2017

Dr. Douglas Hurt, chair of the Purdue University Department of History and a Fort Hays State University alumnus, will give two presentations on Monday, Nov. 13, about agriculture during two periods of crisis in U.S. history.

October 31, 2017

The Kansas Board of Regents has issued an invitation to the public for a brief meeting and announcement 10:30 a.m. Friday, Nov. 3, in the Beach/Schmidt Performing Arts Center in Sheridan Hall on the FHSU campus.

October 31, 2017

Thanks to the generosity and support of donors and matching gift sponsors, Fort Hays State University's eighth annual I Fed the Tiger campaign used up all the matching funds a little over an hour after beginning.

October 27, 2017

Fort Hays State University was represented by Dalton Steinert, Otis senior majoring in accounting, at the recent National Millennial Community meeting in Seattle, Wash.

October 27, 2017

Math students from 57 western Kansas high schools will come to Fort Hays State University to compete in Math Relays on Thursday, Nov. 9.

October 27, 2017

An article by Dr. Keith Dreiling, professor of mathematics and chair of the Department of Mathematics at Fort Hays State University, was recently published in the Mathematics Association of America's online publication, Convergence.

October 27, 2017

The Fort Hays State University Alumni Association invites Tiger alumni and friends of all ages to gather in the Tiger spirit at one or more pregame parties scheduled in conjunction with upcoming FHSU Athletic events.

October 27, 2017

Dr. Laura Andrews, associate professor of music and theatre at Fort Hays State University, will present a session at the National Music Association for Music Education at the 2017 National In-Service Conference in Dallas in November.

October 26, 2017

Markie Hageman, Auburn, Ala., a Fort Hays State University Virtual College junior majoring in agricultural business, was recently named the Region II 2018 Convention Marketing Ambassador for the Annual Cattle Industry Convention and National Cattlemen's Beef Association Trade Show.

October 23, 2017

Registration is now open for Kansas Startup Weekend at Fort Hays State University, fall 2017 edition, a time for entrepreneurs to meet, share ideas, and launch new businesses.

October 20, 2017

A pair of special entrepreneurial teams will be the featured attraction at the fall 2017 edition of Fort Hays State University's Entrepreneur Direct Lecture Series - two married couples who have built successful business entrepreneurial careers and lives.

October 20, 2017

Jamelle Bouie, political analyst for Slate and CBS News, has been announced as the moderator for the fall Presidential Speaker Series at Fort Hays State University.

October 20, 2017

Dr. David Schmidt, assistant professor of informatics at Fort Hays State University, recently spoke at the 2017 National Science Foundation Campus Cyberinfrastructure and Cybersecurity Innovation for Cyberinfrastructure Principal Investigators Workshop in Albuquerque, N.M.

October 18, 2017

Fort Hays State University's Tigers In Service recently hosted a relief event to aid victims of Hurricane Harvey.

October 16, 2017

Dr. Rick Rochester, assistant professor of leadership studies at Fort Hays State University, was recently awarded the Provincial Governor's Award for his work in education at Shenyang Normal University.

October 16, 2017

Dr. Cole Engel, assistant professor of economics, finance and accounting at Fort Hays State University, was selected as an Outstanding Advising Award Winner in the Faculty Advising category as part of the 2017 NACADA Global Awards Program.

October 13, 2017

Fort Hays State University's Academic Advising and Career Exploration Center will host its ninth annual come-and-go Majors and Graduate Programs Fair from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Friday, Oct. 18, in the Fort Hays Ballroom in the Memorial Union.

October 12, 2017

Woo-hoo! and Boo! It's time for the second annual Hays Symphony Orchestra Halloween extravaganza, and it's going to be greater than ever. Tickets are free but required, so pick them up soon as possible at the Hays Convention and Visitors Bureau.

October 12, 2017

The Department of Music and Theatre at Fort Hays State University recently released its schedule for the 2017-2018 year, which features lively concerts, recitals and showcases.

October 11, 2017

Dr. Chuck Carlise, a poet visiting Fort Hays State University from the University of California Santa Cruz, will conduct a writing workshop on Thursday, Oct. 19, and a public reading and book signing on Friday, Oct. 20, at Fort Hays State.

October 11, 2017

Amy Schmierbach, professor of art and design at Fort Hays State University, recently received a Socially Engaged Practices Grant from the Surface Design Association to do an art collaboration between FHSU students and clients of Developmental Services of Northwest Kansas.

October 10, 2017

Fort Hays State University's Sternberg Museum of Natural History will host a National Fossil Day - with free admission to the museum - from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 14.

October 06, 2017

The new state-of-the-art Center for Applied Technology building at Fort Hays State University - home to industrial technology, technology, technology teacher education and the studio art of sculpture, blacksmithing and foundry - was dedicated Oct. 6.

October 06, 2017

The Department of Art and Design at Fort Hays State University will hold several exhibitions throughout the fall and spring semesters.

October 05, 2017

The Milt and Marti Dougherty family has been involved with Fort Hays State University since the reign of the first president in school history. So it seemed only natural for Danielle Dougherty Durham, a fifth generation FHSU graduate, to throw her family's name in the hat for Honorary Family of the Year recognition.

October 05, 2017

A total of 611 students completed associate, bachelor's or graduate degrees at Fort Hays State University in the summer 2017 term.

October 04, 2017

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

October 04, 2017

Numerous players wearing jerseys that numbered in the 40s for Fort Hays State University football since the inaugural Tiger Auction in 2010 have garnered All-America honors or set school records, etching their names in Tiger football history.

October 03, 2017

Jason Park, a Kansas Academy of Mathematics and Science student at Fort Hays State University, won the application division at the Midwest Regional Conference of the Consortium for Computing Sciences in Colleges in Grand Rapids, Mich.

October 02, 2017

Tickets are now available for the inaugural Presidential Speaker Series at Fort Hays State University, which will spotlight three experts in U.S. domestic and international security.

October 02, 2017

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 Ulysses. The screening will be from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Friday, Oct. 13, at the Grant County Senior Center, 117 E. Grant, Ulysses.

September 29, 2017

The final two ceremonies celebrating the opening of new buildings this fall on the Fort Hays State University campus will be held on Homecoming 2017 weekend.

September 29, 2017

Seven alumni of Fort Hays State University will be honored at the Alumni Awards and Recognition Banquet Friday, Oct. 6, during Homecoming celebrations.

September 29, 2017

With an all-time high enrollment of 15,100, Fort Hays State University has constructed a 17th consecutive record fall enrollment.

September 27, 2017

Dr. Eric Gillock, professor of biological sciences, was awarded a 2018 American Society of Microbiology Graduate Microbiology Teaching Award.

September 25, 2017

Fort Hays State University's Forsyth Library is celebrating its building's 50th anniversary with a come-and-go celebration from 1:30 to 4 p.m. Friday, Oct. 6, on the main floor and media lab in Forsyth Library.

September 25, 2017

Research by a Fort Hays State University faculty member and two graduate students will be funded by a portion of the National Science Foundation grant awarded to Kansas, which was announced Tuesday in an NSF news release.

September 25, 2017

Fourteen students and one faculty member recently traveled to Camp Tomah Shinga, near Junction City, to perform community service projects through Tigers In Service.

September 22, 2017

Dr. Hendratta Ali, associate professor of geosciences at Fort Hays State University, has been named by Oklahoma State University as an alumni Rising Star.

September 21, 2017

Tiger alumni and friends are invited to join interim Fort Hays State University President Andy Tompkins as he makes his way across the state of Kansas, meeting with news media and Tiger supporters to share the latest news from Fort Hays State.

September 21, 2017

Eighty years of Fort Hays State University football history is now digital in the Archives Online of Forsyth Library's Scholars Repository. The new materials went online in September.

September 19, 2017

Fort Hays State University will kick off its 2017-2018 International Piano Series with guest pianist Choong-ha Nam - an active performer and pianist - at 7:30 p.m., Friday, Sept. 22, in the Beach/Schmidt Performing Arts Center in Sheridan Hall on FHSU's campus. A student honors recital will precede Nam at 6:45 in Beach/Schmidt.

September 18, 2017

Students at Fort Hays State University have a new method of receiving credit for prior learning beginning with the 2017-2018 academic year - the portfolio method, which allows students an opportunity to demonstrate they have obtained the content of a course without taking the course.

September 18, 2017

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 2017-2018 theatre season will be no exception.

September 18, 2017

Staff from Fort Hays State University's Kansas Academy of Mathematics and Science will host 10 free information sessions across the state for seventh-graders through high school sophomores and their families in October and November.

September 15, 2017

The Kansas Wetlands Education Center will host Cheyenne Bottoms Craft Fest - a free afternoon of crafts, demonstrations from local artisans and hands-on activities - from 1 to 5 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 1, at the Kansas Wetlands Education Center.

September 14, 2017

The Fort Hays State University Alumni Association, with the support of Golden Belt Bank of Hays, Tigers In Service, the FHSU Student Government Association and Tiger Athletics, is asking FHSU alumni and friends far and wide to participate in community service through the 2017 Tiger "Make a Difference" Project.

September 14, 2017

The Peter Werth College of Science, Technology and Mathematics has added a new advising position in the Student Engagement and Advising Center.

September 13, 2017

Local students are among the winners of general academic scholarships for the 2017-18 academic year from Fort Hays State University.

September 08, 2017

Urging from his aunt and uncle convinced Brad DeMers to check out Fort Hays State University for his postsecondary education.

September 07, 2017

It's not unusual to see high school students on college campuses in the summer as they attend camps ranging from athletics to music to leadership, and everything in between.

September 07, 2017

The first of several open textbook projects funded by the Open Textbook Grant Program at Fort Hays State University will be implemented in classrooms this semester, saving students from the rising cost of textbooks.

September 07, 2017

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

September 07, 2017

Registration is now open for the first large-scale cyber security event in Kansas, which will be Oct. 4 at the Wichita State University Hughes Metroplex, 5015 E. 29th St. North.

August 31, 2017

Fall semesters on college campuses are always times of new beginnings. That phrase took on a new meaning at Fort Hays State University as the university celebrates the dedication of four new facilities at the beginning of the fall semester 2017.

August 31, 2017

The Fort Hays State Honor Society will offer free Graduate Record Examination preparation sessions at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 5, Tuesday, Sept. 12, Tuesday, Sept. 19, and Tuesday, Sept. 26, in Forsyth Library, room 015.

August 29, 2017

Athletes from past decades stretching back to the 1950s - some who looked like they could still run a mile or two - gathered in the shade and reminisced about their college track and cross country coach and the old cinder track across campus.

August 29, 2017

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

August 25, 2017

The Hays Area Chamber of Commerce was on hand today to help cut the ribbon on Fort Hays State University's new Robbins Banking Institute and help introduce the institute's director, Alan Deines.

August 24, 2017

The Department of Leadership Studies at Fort Hays State University has selected its 2017-2018 scholars for the Voss Advanced Leadership Undergraduate Experience.

August 23, 2017

The Fort Hays State University Foundation recently appointed eight new members to its Board of Trustees: Dr. Marcia Bannister, Dr. John Dorsch, Dr. Cole Engel, Stacy Kohlmeier, Clay Scott, Terry Siek, Cathy Van Doren and Tammy Wellbrock.

August 23, 2017

A paper by Dr. Steven Tam, associate professor of management at Fort Hays State University, was recently named the European Journal of Training and Development's 2017 Outstanding Paper.

August 22, 2017

It's a long way from looking for fossils in the gravel on an Alabama road to studying for a Ph.D. in paleontology at the University of Bristol, United Kingdom, but that's exactly the path that James Logan King is traveling, with a brand new M.S. in geosciences from Fort Hays State University.

August 22, 2017

Official dedication of the new track and field complex at Fort Hays State University is scheduled for 2 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 26.

August 21, 2017

The FHSU Hays Symphony Orchestra's 2017-18 season will feature music of American and English composers over the course of seven concerts.

August 21, 2017

Fort Hays State University and the Hays Area Chamber of Commerce will cut the ribbon for the university's new Robbins Banking Institute at 10 a.m. Friday, Aug. 25, in McCartney Hall, room 204, on the FHSU campus.

August 18, 2017

Total eclipse 2017 will be a participatory sport, and Fort Hays State University's Sternberg Museum of Natural History will play its part in this national event with a celebration of exhibits, activities, and programs, indoors and out.

August 16, 2017

Dr. Jennifer Bonds-Raacke, professor of psychology and new dean of the Graduate School at Fort Hays State University, was named today by interim President Andy Tompkins as the President's Distinguished Scholar for 2017. The announcement came at FHSU's fall Convocation, the official start of the new academic year.

August 14, 2017

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

August 08, 2017

Complete issues of Fort Hays State University's Reveille yearbooks - from the first in 1914 to the last in 2003 - are now online, freely available to the public in clean, crisp, fast-loading and searchable digital versions in Forsyth Library's FHSU Scholars Repository.

August 08, 2017

Fort Hays State University is ready to welcome back faculty and staff for the 2017-2018 year, kicking off with the Fall Convocation at 9 a.m. Wednesday, Aug.16, in the Beach/Schmidt Performing Arts Center in Sheridan Hall.

August 08, 2017

Expectations surrounding the success of Fort Hays State University athletics have been consistently building since the Tigers joined the elite MIAA conference in 2006.

August 02, 2017

The fourth year of summer science camps and programs through Fort Hays State University's Sternberg Museum of Natural History has just been completed.

July 31, 2017

The Department of Leadership Studies at Fort Hays State University was well represented recently at the Association of Leadership Educators annual conference in Charleston, S.C. Eleven FHSU faculty and staff members attended, served, presented and were honored.

July 27, 2017

Fort Hays State University's Department of Social Work and Seward County Community College in Liberal are collaborating to offer a social work cohort program starting Fall 2017.

July 27, 2017

About 125 professionals looking to begin new careers as K-12 teachers are on the Fort Hays State University campus as part of the Transition to Teaching (T2T) Program.

July 25, 2017

Professional singer and Fort Hays State University graduate Calder Craig is back in his hometown of Russell through the month of July. He is combining work with pleasure, catching up with old friends while at the same time performing as a guest artist at Russell's Ad Astra Music Festival.

July 24, 2017

A wonderful variety of musicals, plays, dance and instrumental music make up the 2017-2018 season of the Encore Performing Arts Series at Fort Hays State University.

July 21, 2017

The Fort Hays State University chapter of the Society for Human Resource Management recently received an Outstanding Student Chapter Award from the national organization.

July 21, 2017

Allison Railsback, Mankato sophomore majoring in agricultural business at Fort Hays State University, recently received national recognition at the Future Business Leaders of America-Phi Beta Lambda National Leadership Conference in Anaheim, Calif.

July 20, 2017

Fort Hays State University's Dr. Greg Weisenborn, associate professor of management, was recently elected as president of the Sustainable Development Division of the Institute of Industrial and Systems Engineers (IISE).

July 19, 2017

Fort Hays State University long has been on the cutting edge of initiatives that benefit students.

July 18, 2017

Fort Hays State University announced today a $1 million gift from Don and Chris Bickle that will impact a multitude of students in a variety of areas at the university.

July 18, 2017

Walmart will dive into Tiger spirit with Victor E. logos that will go up in August, just in time to welcome new and returning students to Fort Hays State University.

July 14, 2017

As an all-state high school drummer back in the mid 1980s, Dee Moore had her choice of several large colleges at which to continue her post-secondary education.

July 14, 2017

Fort Hays State University will announce a $1 million gift in support of athletics, study abroad, entrepreneurship and student life in a news conference at 10 a.m. Tuesday, July 18, in the Sunset Atrium of the Memorial Union. The public is invited.

July 13, 2017

The Fort Hays State University Foundation announced today that Mary Hammond has joined its staff as a director of development. Hammond will work primarily to raise funds for Fort Hays State's College of Education.

July 10, 2017

The students for the High Plains Music Camp checked in Sunday morning and were rehearsing by Sunday evening. It's a busy schedule at the camp, in its 70th year on the campus of Fort Hays State University.

July 07, 2017

The Management Development Center at Fort Hays State University will offer the final two workshops in its summer series this July.

July 07, 2017

The old is making way for the new at Fort Hays State University with construction of five new academic and residential buildings either currently under way or in the planning stages for completion over the next four years.

July 06, 2017

A total of 2,124 students completed associate, bachelor's or graduate degrees at Fort Hays State University in the spring 2017 semester.

June 30, 2017

The Fort Hays State University Alumni Association is seeking nominations for the 2017 Tiger Alumni Honorary Family of the Year.

June 30, 2017

Fort Hays State University's Shala Mills, chair and professor of the Department of Political Science, was recently awarded one of three national awards from the American Democracy Project, an initiative of the American Association of State Colleges and Universities.

June 29, 2017

Fort Hays State University has announced that Alan Deines will serve as the first director of the Robbins Banking Institute in the W.R. and Yvonne Robbins College of Business and Entrepreneurship at Fort Hays State University.

June 28, 2017

The Fort Hays State University Alumni Association Chapter Volunteer of the Year award recipient was announced at the recent annual meeting in Hays of the Association's Board of Directors.

June 27, 2017

Fort Hays State University has been named a Gold School of Distinction for programs offered online through its Virtual College. FHSU also received other rankings from various agencies as among the best and most affordable online programs offered by U.S. colleges and universities.

June 26, 2017

Fort Hays State University's second annual Hispanic College Institute was truly a family affair for two pairs of siblings.

June 26, 2017

Jared Nielsen, instructor of leadership studies in Fort Hays State University's Virtual College International, was recognized for faculty excellence with a Lifetime Achievement award for his work at Sias University, Xinzheng, China.

June 22, 2017

A recent statewide poll from the Fort Hays State University's Docking Institute of Public Affairs was cited in the New York Times in a story about the repeal of Governor Sam Brownback's tax cuts.

June 22, 2017

Even though he was living half a continent away in the Pacific Northwest, Andrew Demko was able to learn more about his passion while earning a history degree from Fort Hays State University.

June 20, 2017

Whether they realize it or not, the young participants have been learning something while having fun at Fort Hays State University's Science and Mathematics Education Institute's summer camps this month.

June 16, 2017

As director of the 2017 Hispanic College Institute at Fort Hays State University, Ulises Gonzalez will have a lot of contact with the high school students participating in the program on campus next week.

June 16, 2017

The Kansas Board of Regents and the Fort Hays State University community invite applications and nominations for the position of President. The University's next President will offer innovative and dynamic leadership to advance FHSU's 115-year legacy of success.

June 15, 2017

Dr. Robert Scott, assistant professor of education at Fort Hays State University, recently presented at the 10th annual summer Strategies Conference for pre-kindergarten through 12th-grade teachers.

June 14, 2017

An iron bell cast more than a hundred years ago in Pennsylvania now sits next to Fort Hays State University's Plymouth Schoolhouse on the university's campus.

June 13, 2017

Luke Johnson, former instructor of music and theatre at Fort Hays State University, was announced as a quarterfinalist for the 2018 Music Educator Award presented by the Recording Academy and the Grammy Museum.

June 12, 2017

Fort Hays State University will celebrate a unique addition to its Plymouth Schoolhouse - an iron bell that was cast more than 100 years ago - at a dedication at 10 a.m. Wednesday, June 14. The dedication will take place in front of the Plymouth Schoolhouse, which is located just south of Sheridan Hall on the FHSU campus.

June 08, 2017

College students are sometimes quite creative, coming up with interesting activities to fill their summer months -- whether for pleasure or work. Three Fort Hays State University students are experiencing some of both this week at the 2017 Miss Kansas Pageant in Pratt.

June 08, 2017

Deans at Fort Hays State University have named 1,455 students to the Deans Honor Roll for the spring 2017 semester.

June 07, 2017

Dr. Teresa Clounch will start work as the new assistant vice president for student affairs and student life at Fort Hays State University on Monday, July 3.

June 06, 2017

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

June 06, 2017

Dr. Jennifer Bonds-Raacke has been selected as the new dean of the Fort Hays State University Graduate School.

June 06, 2017

Concealed carry of handguns will become legal on the campus of Fort Hays State University on July 1, when an exemption granted to Kansas Board of Regents institutions expires.

June 06, 2017

Books, books and more books will be distributed to children in the Hays community by Fort Hays State University's College of Education and the football team at 11:30 a.m., Thursday, June 8, on the Early Childhood Connections' lawn.

June 05, 2017

There is a fine line between not even making the finals of the 800-meter run at nationals and winning the national championship.

June 01, 2017

Matthew Means, director of the Honors College and associate professor of music at Fort Hays State University, will present at the National Collegiate Honors Council's national conference in Atlanta this fall.

June 01, 2017

Brena Alexander, a graduating senior from Coldwater, has been awarded Fort Hays State University's Cecile LaSalle Beougher Potential for Excellence in Teaching Award.

May 22, 2017

Dr. Chris Jochum, chair of the Department of Teacher Education at Fort Hays State University, recently presented his research at the American Educational Research Association's annual international conference in San Antonio, Texas.

May 19, 2017

Fort Hays State University is following summer hours from May 22 through Aug. 4. Regular semester hours will resume Monday, Aug. 7. The university will be closed May 29 for Memorial Day and July 4 for Independence Day.

May 15, 2017

The world awaits Fort Hays State University's 4,075 graduates. Interim Fort Hays State University President Andy Tompkins wished graduates well at commencement ceremonies Friday and Saturday in Gross Memorial Coliseum. For the first time, more than 4,000 students graduated in a school year.

May 15, 2017

Fort Hays State University recently partnered with the Kansas Board of Regents to offer a military articulation agreement for the military position of human resource specialist.

May 15, 2017

The Honors College at Fort Hays State University has selected 31 new students, including five current FHSU students and 26 incoming freshmen.

May 15, 2017

Fort Hays State University students in the Agriculture Department recently traveled to Manhattan to compete against 23 universities in the 2017 Judging Conference of the North American Colleges and Teachers of Agriculture.

May 12, 2017

Giles Fox, Ashland, was named today as the recipient of the Torch Award as the outstanding graduating senior from the class of 2017 at Fort Hays State University.

May 12, 2017

Fort Hays State University's Dr. Trey Hill, assistant professor of psychology, recently published an article in the Journal of Experimental Psychology.

May 11, 2017

Rain has closed two grass parking lots, totaling 800 parking spaces, at Fort Hays State University, and they will not be available for the Friday and Saturday Commencement ceremonies. A map, detailing the open parking lots and shuttle stops, can be found through the Parking Map button on the commencement page, fhsu.edu/commencement.

May 11, 2017

For more than a century, the Peppiatt family has found a home at Fort Hays State University.

May 10, 2017

Commencement ceremonies at Fort Hays State University this Friday and Saturday will not be broadcast over Eagle or Nex-Tech cable systems.

May 09, 2017

Like most graduations, speakers at last weekend's completion ceremony for the 2017 class of the Kansas Academy of Mathematics and Science talked about the students' success.

May 09, 2017

Ten tourism and hospitality management students were recently inducted into the Fort Hays State University chapter of Eta Sigma Delta Honor Society.

May 09, 2017

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

May 05, 2017

Spring winners of Fort Hays State University's faculty awards for service, scholarly activity and research, and teaching were recognized today at the spring convocation.

May 04, 2017

Fort Hays State University will graduate 4,075 students this year - the total from summer and fall 2016 and spring 2017 - an increase of 7.41 percent from last year's total of 3,794.

May 02, 2017

Megan Dougherty, a Wichita junior majoring in biology at Fort Hays State University, was awarded an Integrative Organismal Systems Physiology Fellowship from the American Physiological Society.

May 02, 2017

Eight Master of Business Administration students graduating this spring from Fort Hays State University will be exceptionally ready for the challenges of a dynamic business environment, according to results from a national test taken by MBA graduates across America.

May 02, 2017

To help support future K-12 teachers receive their professional license, the Department of Teacher Education teamed up with the Fort Hays State University Foundation to offer 190 student teachers a $60 stipend to help cover the cost of the Kansas Performance Teaching Portfolio.

May 02, 2017

When Richard Fischli purchased a hog at the age of 14, he likely couldn't imagine what his first investment would lead to over time. Fischli and, later, his wife, Dolores Wills-Fischli, worked hard to build upon that initial investment.

May 01, 2017

A tiny house and a program from one of the smallest schools in Kansas won some of the top awards at the 2017 Western Kansas Technology Education Fair last week. But there was nothing little about the amount of work that went into the students' projects on display Friday in Fort Hays State University's Gross Memorial Coliseum.

May 01, 2017

Members of Fort Hays State University's Alpha Gamma chapter of Sigma Sigma Sigma recently celebrated the sorority's 119th anniversary with a luncheon at the Smoky Hill Country Club.

April 27, 2017

Fort Hays State University will announce the donors of a $5 million gift in a news conference at 10 a.m. Tuesday, May 2, in the Memorial Union's Sunset Atrium on the FHSU campus.

April 27, 2017

Visitors to the Sternberg Museum of Natural History can learn how Kansas has transitioned from sea floor to rolling plains -- and what the geologic and ecological future might hold -- in a free presentation from 1 to 5 p.m. Sunday, April 30.

April 26, 2017

Research and creative work by undergraduate and graduate students and faculty members at Fort Hays State University was recognized and celebrated today at the John Heinrichs Scholarly and Creative Activities Day. This event recognizes the scholarly and creative activities of students and faculty.

April 26, 2017

Five students from Fort Hays State University received recognition as 2017 Outstanding Undergraduate Scholars.

April 26, 2017

Nicole Frank, coordinator of adjunct support and engagement for the Fort Hays State University Virtual College, was recently elected vice chair of Colleague to Colleague for the 2017-2018 academic year.

April 26, 2017

Fort Hays State University students in the Department of Biological Sciences and the Department of Geosciences recently earned recognition at the 149th Annual Meeting of the Kansas Academy of Science.

April 26, 2017

Jenny Venn, adjunct faculty member in the Department of Art and Design at Fort Hays State University, recently earned the Wichita Public Service Award for her work with Gardiner Elementary School.

April 26, 2017

Promotions and grants of tenure for faculty members at Fort Hays State University will be celebrated at a reception at 3 p.m. Thursday, May 4, in the Stouffer Lounge of Memorial Union.

April 25, 2017

Nominees for the outstanding teachers and advisors of 2017 have been announced by Fort Hays State Univeristy.

April 25, 2017

There are several benefits for utilizing FHSU's distance learning program to earn a degree, including the option of enrolling in eight-week courses.

April 25, 2017

The Gary Younger History and Philosophy Library was dedicated April 20 in Rarick Hall on the Fort Hays State University campus.

April 24, 2017

Those involved with the rodeo club at Fort Hays State University often refer to their teammates as family.

April 24, 2017

A team from Fort Hays State University won the national VEX Robotics Championship and was the overall top team at the 79th International Technology and Engineering Education Association annual conference recently in Dallas.

April 21, 2017

Fort Hays State University will host the 12th annual John Heinrichs Scholarly and Creative Activities Day on Wednesday, April 26, in the Memorial Union.

April 20, 2017

Alpha Sigma Alpha Sorority will be rejoining Fort Hays State University as the fourth National Panhellenic Conference organization on campus, alongside Alpha Gamma Delta, Delta Zeta and Sigma Sigma Sigma.

April 20, 2017

A 300-year-old tradition will be re-enacted on Saturday, April 22, at Fort Hays State University, when the Grand Lodge of Kansas Masons formally dedicates the Herndon Clinic.

April 20, 2017

Arianne Fisher, a Fort Hays State University graduate student in clinical psychology, received first-place in the recent graduate student research competition of the Southwestern Psychological Association.

April 20, 2017

Forty-five graduating seniors at Fort Hays State University have been nominated for the 2017 Torch Award, highest student honor given at FHSU.

April 19, 2017

The Kansas Board of Regents today announced the search committee for a new president for Fort Hays State University.

April 19, 2017

The Fort Hays State University Alumni Association will offer two events in celebration of graduates' accomplishments: GradFest, Thursday, April 27, and the annual Graduate/Faculty Luncheon, Friday, May 12.

April 19, 2017

Computing impacts the economy, industry, business, academia and daily life for everyone, and what this means for life now and in the future will be the topic of the next Science Café, at 7 p.m. Tuesday, April 25, at Gella's Diner, 117 E. 11th St., Hays.

April 19, 2017

Jared Nielsen, Fort Hays State University instructor of leadership studies at Sias International University in Zhengzhou, China, recently ran in the ZhengKai International Marathon to raise money for and awareness of the international refugee crisis.

April 18, 2017

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

April 18, 2017

FHSU's fifth annual Student Awareness Day was held recently at FHSU's Robbins Center -- home of the FHSU Foundation, which serves as the fundraising arm of the university.

April 17, 2017

One of the most looked-forward-to concerts of the year, the Hays Symphony Orchestra and FHSU choirs joint concert, is scheduled for 7:30 p.m. Saturday, May 6, in the Beach/Schmidt Performing Arts Center.

April 17, 2017

The 58th annual Western Kansas Technology Education Fair at Fort Hays State University is set for Thursday and Friday, April 27 and 28.

April 14, 2017

Gene Klein remembers that day 73 years ago when soldiers showed up at his family's home in Beregszasz, Hungary -- then known as Czechoslovakia. The Jewish family of five was put on a train and transported to the Nazi concentration camp, Auschwitz.

April 14, 2017

The Fort Hays State University College of Education and the student service organization Tiger Pals will take part in the Hays Community Autism Spectrum Disorder Awareness Project from 1 to 4:30 p.m. Saturday, April 22, at the Sternberg Museum of Natural History.

April 12, 2017

The Fort Hays State University College of Education recently hosted the FHSU M.A. McGhehey Law Symposium on legal issues affecting public schools.

April 12, 2017

The annual student organization awards reception, presented by the Fort Hays State University Office of Student Affairs and the Center for Student Involvement, will be at 5 p.m. Tuesday, April 18, in the Fort Hays Ballroom in the Memorial Union.

April 11, 2017

This time, there was no rain. At last year's spring scrimmage for the Fort Hays State University football team, a torrential downpour forced everybody inside at the Schmidt-Bickle Training Facility adjacent to Lewis Field Stadium.

April 10, 2017

The Fort Hays State University Department of Art and Design will host the 43rd Annual High School Art Exhibition on Wednesday, April 19, in Gross Memorial Coliseum.

April 10, 2017

Allison Railsback, a Mankato freshman majoring in agricultural business at Fort Hays State University, recently received recognition at the Kansas Phi Beta Lambda Awards of Excellence Program in Sterling.

April 10, 2017

National Arbor Day, a day in celebration of trees, now has new meaning at Fort Hays State University after FHSU earned the Tree Campus USA Designation from the Arbor Day Foundation.

April 10, 2017

International and domestic students at Fort Hays State University visited the Capitol in Topeka over spring break.

April 07, 2017

About 500 competitors from 25 colleges and universities across Kansas and Oklahoma will converge on Hays the weekend of April 21-23 to participate in the 51st annual Fort Hays State University NIRA College Rodeo.

April 07, 2017

A town hall meeting on Fort Hays State University's policy on concealed carry of handguns on campus will be at 7 p.m. Wednesday, April 12, in the Black and Gold Room of the university's Memorial Union.

April 07, 2017

A workshop on implementing Lean Six Sigma principles will be offered in April as part of the spring workshop series from the Management Development Center at Fort Hays State University.

April 06, 2017

Digital media production and journalism students form the Department of Informatics at Fort Hays State University earned six first-place, six second-place, and four honorable mention awards at the recent Kansas Association of Broadcasters competition.

April 05, 2017

The Institute for New Media Studies invites the public to a unique open house to showcase recent accomplishments and raise funds for undergraduate research scholarships.

April 05, 2017

The family of Tristan Wilson, Dighton freshman majoring in English education, was named the 2017 Fort Hays State University Family of the Year by the Office of Transition and Student Conduct.

April 04, 2017

An exhibit of work by student artists at Fort Hays State University will open with a public reception from 7 to 9 p.m. Friday, April 7, in the Moss-Thorns Gallery of Art in the university's Rarick Hall, room 102.

April 04, 2017

Eight community colleges that have partnership agreements with the Department of Teacher Education at Fort Hays State University sent representatives to Hays recently to celebrate the partnership with the university and to sign updated agreements.

April 04, 2017

Linda Ganstrom, professor of art at Fort Hays State University, was named a Fellow by the National Council on Education for the Ceramic Arts at the organization's recent national conference in Portland, Ore.

April 03, 2017

Clayton Capra, a senior majoring in music at Fort Hays State University, has been accepted for the opera workshop of the Atlantic Music Festival, from July 2 to July 20, in Waterville, Maine.

April 03, 2017

A short story by Cathy Adams, instructor of English in Fort Hays State University's Virtual College International, has been published in the Southern Pacific Review, Santiago, Chile.

April 03, 2017

Emily Brandt, a Beloit senior majoring in political science at Fort Hays State University, has been named by Campus Compact as a winner of a 2017 Newman Civic Fellows Award. She is also president of FHSU's Student Government Association.

April 03, 2017

Cuisine and culture from China, Japan and Bulgaria will be featured beginning at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, April 5, in the Trails Room of Fort Hays State University's Memorial Union at the 2017 International Spiced Up event.

March 31, 2017

Dr. Paul Adams, dean of the College of Education at Fort Hays State University, has been awarded the Faraday Science Communicator Award.

March 31, 2017

Eleven members of the Fort Hays State University Tigers in Service hosted its annual alternative spring break in Des Moines, Iowa, to work with the Greater Des Moines Habitat for Humanity on a variety of projects.

March 31, 2017

Local students are among the 23 students who will serve as VIP Student Ambassadors for the 2017-2018 academic school year at Fort Hays State University.

March 30, 2017

In the spring of 1944, a teenaged Gene Klein and his family were taken from their village in Hungary and thrown into the infamous Nazi extermination camp known as Auschwitz.

March 29, 2017

The women of Delta Zeta, the Delta Omega chapter at Fort Hays State University, will host their annual philanthropy event Big Man on Campus, a male beauty pageant, to raise money for the Starkey Hearing Foundation at 7 p.m., Tuesday, April 11, in the Beach/Schmidt Performing Arts Center.

March 29, 2017

Local students are among the 74 who have been selected to serve as New Student and Family Orientation Leaders for the 2017 spring and fall semesters at Fort Hays State University.

March 29, 2017

The last of six free hearing screenings to be held across western Kansas by Fort Hays State University graduate students will be offered in Goodland.

March 29, 2017

The Kansas Small Business Development Center statewide network recognized 17 small businesses across the state in the 2017 Existing, Emerging, and Exporting Businesses of the Year ceremony in Topeka, Kansas.

March 28, 2017

Fort Hays State University's Students for Life will host the Light in the Dark 5K Glow Run from 8:30 to 10 p.m. Friday, April 28. The run will start on the patio of the FHSU Memorial Union.

March 27, 2017

Fort Hays State University's Science Café will host "August's Total Solar Eclipse; Where and How to See It" at 7 p.m. Tuesday, March 28, at Gella's Diner in Hays.

March 23, 2017

Fort Hays State University will begin pre-enrollment for Summer and Fall semesters on Monday, March 27. Following is a list of pre-enrollment dates and requirements.

March 23, 2017

Some Fort Hays State University students and faculty in the agriculture department hit the jackpot over spring break. And they didn't have far to go to claim their prize.

March 21, 2017

The 12th annual John Heinrichs Scholarly and Creative Activities Day will exhibit scientific and scholarly posters from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m., Wednesday, April 26, in the Fort Hays State University Memorial Union. The creative works exhibit will be in the Black and Gold Room, and the scholarly posters from both students and faculty will be on display in the Fort Hays Ballroom.

March 21, 2017

Fort Hays State University has been designated as a nationally recognized Voter-Friendly Campus by the Campus Vote Project and National Association of student Personnel Administrators: Student Affairs Administrators in Higher Education.

March 17, 2017

Fort Hays State University is following holiday hours through the week of March 18-26. Classes resume Monday, March 27.

March 17, 2017

Two Fort Hays State University students began their spring break early this year. Matty Perkins and Jacob Borthwick were up bright and early Friday morning to begin work at the Special Olympics Kansas State Basketball and Cheerleading Tournament, held annually in Hays.

March 17, 2017

Enrollment at Fort Hays State University for the spring 2017 semester has continued a string of record enrollments begun in the spring of 2002. The semester's official 20th-day number of 12,653 is 315 students more than in spring 2016.

March 16, 2017

The hard work of Fort Hays State University's Orientation and Transition team earned FHSU numerous awards at NODA's 2017 Association for Orientation, Transition and Retention in Higher Education: Region IV Conference.

March 16, 2017

Fort Hays State University's Student Government Association will host its annual Big Event from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday, April 2.

March 16, 2017

The mission of Fort Hays State University's Center for Civic Leadership is to nurture future civic leaders. CCL does this through several programs, including American Democracy Project, Global Leadership Project, Tigers in Service and Women's Leadership Project.

March 15, 2017

As part of the spring workshop series from the Management Development Center at Fort Hays State University, a workshop on effective presentations will be offered in from 1 to 4:30 p.m. Wednesday, March 29, in the Memorial Union's Stouffer Lounge on the FHSU campus.

March 15, 2017

To foster curiosity and wonder. That was the goal of the Hays Rotary Club and Fort Hays State University's Teacher Education Department when they partnered with Hays USD 489 in a recent science initiative.

March 14, 2017

The Dane G. Hansen Foundation, Logan, has awarded Fort Hays State University's Sternberg Museum of Natural History a matching grant of $81,000 to renovate the museum's fossil preparation lab.

March 13, 2017

Teng Fu, one of five pianists in a five-recital series organized by Irena Ravitskaya, concert pianist and associate professor of music at Fort Hays State University, will perform music by Liszt, Gershwin, Rachmaninoff, Tchaikovsky and several others.

March 13, 2017

Sigma Alpha, the agricultural sorority chapter at Fort Hays State University, has organized a donation drop-off location for supplies for Kansans affected by the recent wildfires.

March 13, 2017

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 2017-18 academic year.

March 13, 2017

Tickets are now on sale for Taj Express: The Bollywood Musical Revue, the next performance of the 2016-2017 Encore Series at Fort Hays State University, at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday March 29 in the Beach/Schmidt Performing Arts Center.

March 10, 2017

Students from the southwestern Nebraska area were recognized at a recent Student Recognition Program in Holdrege for the scholarships they have been awarded from Fort Hays State University, Hays, Kan., for the 2017-18 academic year.

March 09, 2017

Fashion shows, leaping lizards and muddy boots are all on the agenda March 18 to March 26 at the Kansas Wetlands Education Center over spring break. The KWEC is located 10 miles northeast of Great Bend along K-156 Highway at Cheyenne Bottoms. Spring Break hours are 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Saturday and 1-5 p.m. on Sunday. Events are free and open to visitors of all ages.

March 08, 2017

Irena Ravitskaya, concert pianist and associate professor of music at Fort Hays State University, has organized an exciting recital series starring young pianists from China, Israel, Moldavia and the United States.

March 08, 2017

In a news conference based on the theme of “every gift matters,” the Fort Hays State University Foundation announced today that gifts to the university have passed $52 million so far in the $100 million Journey Campaign, the largest ever in the university’s history.

March 07, 2017

The Hays Symphony Orchestra has announced cancellation of the concerts scheduled for March 11 and April 1 in the Beach/Schmidt Performing Arts Center on the Fort Hays State University campus.

March 07, 2017

A team of five organizational leadership majors from Fort Hays State University took first place at the recent Leadership Challenge Event at Washburn University, Topeka.

March 06, 2017

Students from the south-central and southeast Kansas region were recognized at the recent Student Recognition Program in Wichita for the scholarships they have been awarded from Fort Hays State University for the 2017-18 academic year.

March 06, 2017

Fort Hays State University and the FHSU Foundation will provide an update on their Journey campaign, the largest fundraising campaign in FHSU history, in a news conference at 10 a.m. Wednesday, March 8, in the Sunset Atrium of the Memorial Union.

March 06, 2017

The Fort Hays State University Student Government Association and the Rules of Rent Team of the Leadership 310 class will host a landlord fair for all students and community members who are looking for a place to live for the 2017-18 academic year.

March 03, 2017

Fort Hays State University's Virtual College was recently named a 2017 Military Spouse Friendly School by Victory Media for its accessibility, support and accommodations to military members and their families.

March 03, 2017

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 2017-18 academic year.

March 03, 2017

The fifth of six free hearing screenings to be held across western Kansas by Fort Hays State University graduate students will be offered in Hugoton.

March 02, 2017

Fort Hays State University will host its annual J.V. Caprez Social Work Field Day from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Friday, April 7, in the Memorial Union at Fort Hays State University.

March 01, 2017

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 2017-18 academic year.

February 28, 2017

In addition to continually reaching out to high school students, the Kansas Academy of Mathematics and Science at Fort Hays State University is also integrating itself with other countries to further learning opportunities for its participants.

February 28, 2017

Fort Hays State University professors Dr. Valerie Zelenka, assistant professor of teacher education, and Dr. Keith Dreiling, associate professor of mathematics, recently presented at the Hawaii International Conference on Education in Honolulu, Hawaii.

February 27, 2017

In a Monday afternoon news conference on the Fort Hays State University campus, FHSU Foundation President and CEO Jason Williby announced a major gift from Hays residents Wilmer and Lorena Kellogg. The Kelloggs are longtime financial supporters of Fort Hays State, from where Lorena graduated.

February 27, 2017

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 2017-18 academic year.

February 27, 2017

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 2017-18 academic year.

February 24, 2017

A 19th-century French bedroom farce adapted for 21st-century American audiences is coming to Felten-Start Theatre at Fort Hays State University next Thursday through Sunday, March 2 through March 5.

February 23, 2017

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

February 22, 2017

Packaging, print and motion graphic projects from graphic design students at Fort Hays State University will be exhibited in the Moss-Thorns Gallery of Art, located on the first floor of Rarick Hall on FHSU's campus from Friday, Feb. 24 to Wednesday, March 15.

February 22, 2017

Dr. Brian Maricle, associate professor and assistant chair of the Department of Biological Sciences at Fort Hays State University, will present information about plant growing conditions under stressful environments in a Science Café presentation at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 28.

February 22, 2017

The Kansas Zeta chapter of Sigma Phi Epsilon fraternity at Fort Hays State University was recently recognized with three awards for excellent alumni engagement and undergraduate student mentorship.

February 20, 2017

Lyle Dilley was not a tall man. But everyone noticed when the 5-foot, 6-inch Dilley walked into a music room, especially when he began conducting.

February 20, 2017

Kelly Whitaker was recently hired by the Fort Hays State University Police Department and began work on Feb. 13.

February 17, 2017

Fort Hays State University will host its first J.V. Caprez Social Work Field Day on Friday, April 7. It will be open to current practicum supervisors, social workers and students who want continuing education units.

February 17, 2017

Applications are now open for businesses to seek summer 2017 interns from Fort Hays State University's W.R. and Yvonne Robbins College of Business and Entrepreneurship.

February 17, 2017

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 2017-18 academic year.

February 17, 2017

Dr. Andreas Maheras, an assistant track and field coach at Fort Hays State University, recently published an article in Techniques for Track and Field and Cross Country, the official publication of the U.S. Track Coaches Association.

February 17, 2017

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 2017-18 academic year.

February 16, 2017

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 2017-18 academic year.

February 14, 2017

A workshop on customer service will be offered in March as part of the spring workshop series from the Management Development Center at Fort Hays State University.

February 13, 2017

A total of 765 students completed associate, bachelor's or graduate degrees at Fort Hays State University in the fall 2016 semester.

February 13, 2017

In honor of Black History Month, Fort Hays State University's office of Inclusion and Diversity Excellence will host Curtis Pitts at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 21, in the Stouffer Lounge in the Memorial Union.

February 10, 2017

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 2017-18 academic year.

February 10, 2017

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 2017-18 academic year.

February 09, 2017

Kevin Faulkner, a 1983 graduate of Fort Hays State University who received financial assistance while in school, wanted to give back to his alma mater.

February 09, 2017

Fort Hays State University students will join their peers in Topeka from other Kansas Board of Regents public four-year universities for the annual Kansas Undergraduate Research Day at the Capitol.

February 09, 2017

Eleven Fort Hays State University students received Fischli-Wills Memorial scholarships for the 2016-2017 academic year.

February 07, 2017

Kaylan Lagerman wasn't aware of the Honors College at Fort Hays State University when she made her college choice. After just one semester at FHSU, the Great Bend freshman is so impressed with her experience with the program that she now serves as an ambassador for the university's Student Recognition Program. The SRP is a multi-city tour in three different states that recognizes prospective FHSU students and their families.

February 06, 2017

The FHSU Foundation will announce a large gift in support of Entrepreneurship in a news conference at 10:30 a.m. Thursday, Feb. 9, in Fort Hays State University's Memorial Union Sunset Atrium.

February 06, 2017

Put a heart around Feb. 11 on your calendar, write in 7 or 7:30 p.m. and head over to FHSU's Beach-Schmidt Performing Arts Center for a free Valentine's concert and post-concert reception. Conductor Shah Sadikov will launch the festivities at 7 with a brief introduction to the music.

February 03, 2017

Working together, history can come alive. Fort Hays State University and the Ellis County Historical Society collaborated on an exhibit about Leora B. Stroup at the historical society's museum. Stroup, who arrived at FHSU in 1952 to start a nursing program at the university, was the director and only faculty member that first year with 16 students.

February 03, 2017

Five Fort Hays State University students recently attended the National Campus Leaders Summit at the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum in Washington, D.C. FHSU was one of only 10 schools from across the nation accepted into the program.

February 02, 2017

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

February 02, 2017

The Global Leadership Project at Fort Hays State University will host a community action poverty simulation (CAPS) at 1p.m. Saturday, Feb. 4, in the Fort Hays Ballroom in the Memorial Union. This learning tool was created as a way to help people understand the realities of poverty. Three billion people in the world live in poverty, or on less than $2.50 a day.

February 01, 2017

Two undergraduate students, Jacob Morrow, Grand Island, Neb., senior, and Will Pingsterhaus, Cimarron senior in Fort Hays State University's Department of Teacher Education, were named Teachers of Promise for the Kansas Exemplary Educators Network.

February 01, 2017

The Fort Hays State University Department of Agriculture prides itself on its hands-on learning opportunities for students at its 3,800-acre University Farm. The department is getting even more attention these days because of a project that involved a large rancher from Newkirk, Okla.

January 31, 2017

Dr. James Austin, assistant professor of English at Fort Hays State University, was awarded an Emergent Researcher Grant from the Conference on College Composition and Communication.

January 30, 2017

A workshop on Facebook marketing will be offered in February as part of the spring workshop series from the Management Development Center at Fort Hays State University.

January 27, 2017

Three Fort Hays State University students have been selected to compete in the final round of the 2017 Barbara Rondelli Kansas Statewide Classical Voice Competition.

January 26, 2017

CNN Money lists mobile app development as the best job in its list of 100 best jobs in America. One need look no further than Fort Hays State University to earn a degree in the field.

January 23, 2017

The fourth of six free hearing screenings to be held across western Kansas by Fort Hays State University graduate students will be offered in Hill City.

January 12, 2017

A group of 15 students and one faculty sponsor from Fort Hays State University's Tigers In Service recently traveled to Baton Rouge, La., to perform community service.

January 12, 2017

Fort Hays State University's Society for Human Resource Management will host David Pinkley, at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 7, in the Beach/Schmidt Performing Arts Center.

January 12, 2017

A gift valued at more than $1 million was announced today in a news conference at Fort Hays State University.

January 11, 2017

Residence halls at Fort Hays State University will open at noon on Saturday, Jan. 14 -- a day early -- because of concerns about inclement weather.

January 11, 2017

The annual Art and Design Faculty Exhibition at Fort Hays State University is now open in the Moss-Thorns Gallery of Art on the first floor of Rarick Hall on the FHSU campus.

January 11, 2017

Deans at Fort Hays State University have named 1,471 students to the Deans Honor Roll for the fall 2016 semester.

January 10, 2017

Dr. Paul Adams, dean of the College of Education at Fort Hays State University, was selected to participate in the recent summit in Washington, D.C., on Advancing Educational Technology in Teacher Preparation Innovation.

January 10, 2017

Eight Fort Hays State University Master of Business Administration students scored in top percentiles on the nationwide Educational Testing Service's Major Field Test, placing them among the top graduates in the nation.

January 10, 2017

Online bachelor's degree programs from Fort Hays State University are ranked 15th in the nation and No. 1 in Kansas in the 2017 Best Online education programs from U.S. News and World Report. In addition to bachelor's programs, FHSU's graduate nursing program was No. 29 nationally; graduate programs in education were at No. 77, and MBA programs were at No. 100.

January 09, 2017

The summer science camps started by David Levering three years ago have been a success, with more students each summer. Many of those students seek financial aid.

January 06, 2017

The Fort Hays State University Hispanic College Institute was recently selected as a recipient of the 2017 National Outstanding New Program Award from the NASPA: Student Affairs Administrators in Higher Education -- Latino/a Knowledge Community.

January 05, 2017

Dr. Jennifer Bonds-Raacke, chair of the Department of Psychology at Fort Hays State University, has been named executive officer for the Southwestern Psychological Association.

January 05, 2017

Contest entries are now being accepted by the Tiger Gold on Friday Committee at Fort Hays State University for the 2017 TGOF graphic.

January 01, 2017

The 19 students and two sponsors of Fort Hays State University’s Technology and Engineering Education Collegiate Association chapter finished with three first-place awards in competitions at the recent International STEM Education Association regional conference in Branson, Mo.

January 01, 2017

The Department of Applied Technology at Fort Hays State University, recently traveled to Cincinnati to attend the Association of Technology, Management and Applied Engineering (ATMAE) conference.

January 01, 2017

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

January 01, 2017

Three representatives from Fort Hays State University recently earned awards at the NASPA: Student Affairs Administrators in Higher Education Region IV-West Conference.

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