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Makin’ Music 2016 at FHU

Apr 19, 2016

We applaud each person whose hard work provided incredible memories for our students (past, present and future), families and friends at Makin’ Music 2016! Thank you for making our 39th show amazing. Keep up with plans for #MakinMusic40 at http://fhu.edu and https://www.facebook.com/freedhardeman.

FHU/Dickson: Community Partner

Apr 18, 2016

Freed-Hardeman University is thankful to be part of the Dickson community at the Renaissance Center, partnering with Nashville State Community College and offering bachelor’s and graduate degrees in Middle Tennessee. Learn more at fhu.edu/dickson.

MSYC
 

FHU’s Mid-South Youth Camp

Apr 06, 2016

Are you and your friends ready for your summer adventure on 77 acres of magic? Our Mid-South family will tell you that something special happens at this faith-focused, life-changing, inspiring, joy-filled, eye-opening, uplifting camp. Make memories singing, reading, dreaming, hoping, growing, rowing, climbing and sliding... together. Learn more and register at fhu.edu/msyc.

Your Future: His Glory

Mar 04, 2016

What do Dr. Joe DeLay’s infinity chalk line, chocolate goop, IHOP, goats, bonfires, painting the lion, caroling and Dr. Wiley’s bling have to do with your future? Ask our students and alumni, and join our FHU family, where talented faculty not only teach you today, they’ll encourage you for a lifetime. Their mission is to prepare you for your future. Your future: His glory. Learn more at http://www.fhu.edu/admissions.

FHU Names Director of Dickson Nursing Program

Feb 24, 2016

Freed-Hardeman University has named the director of the university’s nursing program at Dickson scheduled to begin Fall 2016. Robert Spencer, a seasoned nurse educator and practitioner, began working with FHU Monday, Feb. 15, 2016.

Alumni
 

Hard Work, Time Management: Keens' RX for Success

Feb 17, 2016

With hard work and time management as their foundation, siblings Mitchell and Weston Keen, along with Mitchell's wife Jessica, discovered the perfect prescription for success. Freed-Hardeman University alumni and recent Pharm. D. graduates of the University of Tennessee Center for Health Sciences, Mitchell and Jessica are employed by Kroger pharmacies in Knoxville and Maryville. Weston is in his first year of study at UTCHS.

MSYC
 

Mid-South Youth Camp Names New Leadership Team

Feb 09, 2016

A new leadership team for Mid-South Youth Camp, operated by Freed-Hardeman University, will take the reins for Summer 2016. FHU President Joe Wiley made the announcement Monday night, Feb. 8, prior to the evening session of the university's annual Bible lectureship.

Freed-Hardeman Bible Lectureship: History, Tradition and New Additions

Feb 05, 2016

Freed-Hardeman University will host the 80th Annual Lectureship Series, “In My Place: The Servant Savior in Mark,” on the Henderson campus Feb. 7-11, 2016. While this year’s event will add new programs for the needs of today’s audience (http://fhu.edu/lectureship), it will build on a rich history.

Scenes from Fall 2015

Feb 04, 2016

Fall 2015 was filled with great memories from Tolling of the Bell in August to FHU's 51st Annual Benefit Dinner and graduation in December. Here are a few scenes from those events and some in between, including mixer, intercollegiate games and homecoming.

Your Legacy: His Glory

Feb 04, 2016

From our students to faculty and staff to alumni and donors, we’re thankful for the examples of giving we see each day. Because you give, Freed-Hardeman remains a shining light in a dark world. We are 72,254 strong – students, alumni and friends of Freed-Hardeman University – side-by-side, giving time, talents and treasure. Thank you for allowing your legacy to reflect His glory.

Hope Barber Shull Academic Resource Center: Opening Day

Feb 01, 2016

Dr. Don Shull, Freed-Hardeman University Professor Emeritus of English and husband of the late Hope Barber Shull, and Wade Osburn, FHU Library Director, spoke about the Hope Barber Shull Academic Resource Center on its opening day, Monday, Feb. 1, 2016. Prospective students, students, alumni and friends are invited to the center’s dedication Friday, April 8, 2016, at 1 p.m.

Dr. Kent Brantly at FHU

Jan 28, 2016

Dr. Kent Brantly, the speaker at Freed-Hardeman University’s 51st Benefit Dinner, recorded a message to encourage FHU students to be grounded in Christ, learning to love the Lord their God with all their heart, soul, mind and strength and to love their neighbors as themselves.

Stryker Task Learns About Leadership

Dec 08, 2015

Seven members of Mark Steiner's Business Strategies class answered the call to research a company, seeking to find the secrets to its success. They also sought to determine the role the chief executive officer played in that success. The company was Stryker Corporation and the CEO was John Brown, who, along with his wife Rosemary, are FHU alumni as well as the naming donors for the building in which the students are studying business.

Alumni
 

They've Got Fish to Fry

Dec 02, 2015

They've Got Fish to Fry. For more than 30 years, folks in Lewis County, Tennessee, have been frying fish for a good cause. In 1982, two graduates of Freed-Hardeman, Jeff "Boo" Spears and Seth Chandler, returned to Hohenwald with the idea that other students should be able to enjoy what they had just experienced—a Christian education.

Clayton Investment Team Manages $1 Million Portfolio

Nov 24, 2015

The Clayton Investment Team, comprised of eight students and coordinated by two faculty advisors, has managed a $1 million stock portfolio since 2006 when Jim Clayton, chairman of Clayton Bancorp, Inc., provided the funds for the initial investment. Since the fund inception, the students' consistent approach has generated earnings of more than $500,000 while providing an invaluable educational experience.

FHU Christian Store – Midly Jadis

Nov 13, 2015

FHU student Midly Jadis talks about his life at FHU and how student scholarships funded by the FHU Christian Store help students like him. Learn more about the FHU Christian Store at http://christianstore.fhu.edu.

Prepare. Develop. Participate.

Sep 28, 2015

At Freed-Hardeman University, we help students prepare for life, develop their skills and participate in Christ's Kingdom. With study abroad opportunities, Honors College, the Clayton Investment Team, mission trips, Makin' Music, athletics and much more, there is something for every student to develop talents to serve and lead. Come to FHU, where faith and reason create Christian leaders.

Spring Break Mission Trips Light a Fire

Jul 16, 2015

One-week mission trips during spring break can have a powerful impact. For some students they light a fire that leads them to full-time mission work. Sigma Rho’s annual trips to the Dominican Republic have done just that.

Tibbals Challenge to Friends and Alumni

Jul 16, 2015

If FHU friends and alumni can raise $550,000 in “new money” this fiscal year, Howard and Janice Tibbals, along with two members of the Board of Trustees, have agreed to match that total. The challenge grant began June 1 and will continue through May 31, 2016.

Makin' Music 2015

Jul 16, 2015

Thirty-eight years and counting. Makin’ Music still dominates the spring landscape at FHU. Each year a new group of students learns the joy of costumed choreography while singing parodies of popular tunes. Thousands come to see the performance.

"Live a Life of Distinction"

Jul 16, 2015

Trustee John Law urged approximately 250 graduates to lead lives of distinction as they embarked on their careers. The faculty presented its highest honor, the Faculty Scholarship-Leadership Medal, to Morghan Parker, a chemistry major from Portland, Tennessee.

We Are the Champions!

Jul 16, 2015

Lion and Lady Lion teams won three conference championships this year. In only their second year of competition in the American Midwest, FHU teams proved a force to be reckoned with.

Dr. Kent Brantly to Speak at Benefit Dinner

Jul 16, 2015

Interest is high for the 51st annual benefit dinner Dec. 4. People are eager to hear Dr. Kent Brantly, medical missionary and Ebola survivor, tell his story of faith and survival. Ticket sales and sponsorships are keeping pace with those of last year, according to Dave Clouse, vice president of university advancement.

Banner Year

Jul 16, 2015

It’s been a banner year at FHU—literally. Maroon and white banners featuring the new logo now fly in Heritage Commons as well as other places on campus. They herald a campus whose face is changing.