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    by Greg Massey     Over the past five years, I’ve been researching and writing a history of Freed-Hardeman University, to be published in coordination with this year’s 150th anniversary celebration....

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    Join us this morning at 10:30 a.m., as we honor the 2019 Homecoming Court representatives and the nominees for Homecoming King and Queen. http://www.fhu.edu/chapel/chapellive #FHUHomecoming #FHUHomecoming2019

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    Final Hoop it Up Game - Phi Kappa vs Sigma Rho

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    Scenes from #FHUHomecoming 2019!

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    The Founder's Day Celebration and Rededication of Old Main scheduled for 2 p.m. this Friday has been moved from the Front Lawn to Chapel Hall due to weather concerns. To learn more about Homecoming activities,...

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    Join us this morning at 10:30 a.m., as alumnus, Taylor Bell ('14), delivers our second message for Homecoming week at Freed-Hardeman. http://www.fhu.edu/chapel/chapellive #FHUHomecoming #FHUHomecoming2019

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    Congratulations to Kacey Donegan, Reilly Fulton and Emma Self, who were each named AMC Player of the Week after the Lady Lions went 3-0 last week. This is the first time the Lady Lions have swept the volleyball...

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    You can make a difference for students at FHU by making a donation of any amount on Thursday, November 7. If 500 people donate, anonymous donors will gift FHU with $100,000. You can make your gift on Thursday...

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    Join us this morning at 10:30 a.m., as alumnus and motivational speaker, Taft Ayers ('01), serves as our first chapel speaker for Homecoming week at Freed-Hardeman. http://www.fhu.edu/chapel/chapellive #FHUHomecoming...

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    How cool is it to see alumnus Garrett Dean Music on the Grand Ole Opry stage?!?

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    We hope you had some trick-or-treating fun and have a great weekend!

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    From Dr. C.J. Vires, FHU Provost and Vice President for Academics: "Yesterday afternoon, Dr. Chris White forwarded me a letter from the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE). The opening sentence...

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    We're ready...all we need now is YOU! November 4 - November 10 Full Homecoming Schedule @ FHU.edu/Homecoming All Homecoming Ticketed Events @ FHUTickets.com Stream Homecoming Events @ FHU.edu/homecomingstream #FHUHomecoming2019

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    Congratulations to art students Hannah Brothers, Christina Hines and Ashlee Bailey! Their work was selected to be part of the Bellwethers 2019 Juried Collegiate Student Art Competition. They provided three...

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    On November 7, 2019 if 500 people make a gift to support students, then anonymous donors will give $100,000 to benefit FHU students. Anyone may participate! Gifts of all amounts count towards the challenge,...

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    Dr. Stark Davis and his Criminal Investigations class investigated a crime scene today in the Thomas Landon House! Investigator Phil Willis with the Henderson Police Department helped them collect evidence. Happy...

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    Mark your calendars! If 500 donors, like you, make a donation on Thursday, November 7, anonymous donors will make a gift of $100,000 to benefit FHU students. The following organizations will accept donations:...

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    Tune in Wednesday morning to listen to a live interview with BMI Country Songwriter of the Year Mark Alan Springer as he talks about his career and his upcoming show at FHU on Friday, November 8, at 7:30...

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    There is still time to sign up if you'ld like to sing at the Benefit Dinner on December 6, 2019, with the Freed-Hardeman University Chorale! https://www.fhu.edu/alumni/benefit-dinner-chorus

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    Congratulations to the outstanding young men and young women selected by their fellow students as representatives for the 2019 FHU Homecoming Court. Please join us on Wednesday, November 6, at 10:30 a.m....

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    We had a great evening time spending time with students from Marshall county at the youth are-wide event hosted by the Church Street Church of Christ

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    We enjoyed spending the day with the students at the Erupt Youth Rally!

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    University Scholars’ Day 2019

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    University Scholars’ Day 2019

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    Congratulations to Jessica Hixson, Abigail Moore, David Rogers, Presley Pearce and Blake Ferrell, who have been selected to perform as part of the Honors Performance Series at Carnegie Hall in February...

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    You've been challenged by FHU donors — stay tuned! #FHUChallenge #DayOfGiving

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    Join alumni, students, parents, and friends as we celebrate Homecoming 2019 and 150 years of Freed-Hardeman University. Full Homecoming Schedule: FHU.edu/Homecoming Homecoming Event Tickets: FHUtickets.com We...

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    What is the most fun that you have ever had in your life? Kippy Myers answers that question with a remembrance from his teenage years: A motorcycle exploration around Grapevine Lake with four friends.

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    Thanks to SADD Nation President and FHU freshman Presley Connor for this great advice!

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    Congratulations to alumnus Dane Weaver, Wyoming’s 2020 Teacher of the Year! https://www.kfbcradio.com/dane-weaver-named-teacher-of-the-year/

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    This little baby is at the mcdonalds beside campus if there is anyone who can go rescue it! I am no where close, or I would!

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    Congratulations, Bailie White!

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    Sunday night the Presidential Trek made a stop at the Northside Church of Christ bin Mayfield, KY. It was nice to see old friends and make new ones. What a great and supportive FHU church.

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    Mid-South Youth Camp Fall Retreat For students in grades 9-12, it's going to be an inspiring and uplifting weekend together. Space is limited! Register at https://www.fhu.edu/msyc/fall-retreat

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    What a great day of worship and fellowship with the Calvert City Church of Christ on the FHU Presidential Trek. It was a joy talking with future Lions, alumni, and friends.

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    Thank you to Josh Robinson- Multimedia Journalist and WBBJ 7 Eyewitness News for this story on RUSH at FHU and the Chester County BBQ Festival! https://www.wbbjtv.com/2019/09/27/chester-county-celebrates-youth-conference-bbq-festival/

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    FHU Ethics Colloquium to Host Pediatrician A Union City pediatrician will speak to Freed-Hardeman University’s Ethics Colloquium at 7:00 p.m. Monday night, Sept. 30, 2019, in Ayers Auditorium. Dr. John...

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    Congratulations to the Freed-Hardeman University - College of Business on a successful #FHULaunchCareerExpo! We’re grateful for each person who was part of it.

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    Coming to RUSH this weekend? Get the App before you get to campus. Made with ?? by a fantastically awesome team of FHU students!

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    We are grateful for the ways our alumni use their talents! This article in The Jackson Sun describes how Mike Roby, Emily Ervin, Courtnee Williams and others have worked with Loralea Landrum to celebrate...

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    Thank you for this great photo and congratulations, Ohio Valley University and President Ross!

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    The FHU Presidential Trek hit Booneville, MS, last night! If you're in the area, you can hear President Shannon speak again tonight and tomorrow night, Sept 23th & 24th at 7pm.

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    Join us next weekend for RUSH 2019!

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    Thank you for praying for Buzz, one of our freshmen! (See our previous post for details.) Here is a Sunday morning update from Joe Ellis, Buzz’s dad. Please join us in thanking God and continuing to pray...

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    Please pray for one of our freshmen, Isaac "Buzz" Ellis. He was found unresponsive in his dorm room yesterday and has been in ICU since. Doctors are still not sure if it was a seizure brought on by medication...

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    Congratulations to FHU alumnus Andrew Johnson! From the Conway Police Department: "Thank you to the Conway Noon Rotary Club for paying tribute to Law Enforcement from Faulkner County with the Service...

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    For those who missed Wednesday's special 9/11 chapel presentation by Mr. Joe Dittmar, you can watch it here: hhttps://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/9-11-2019/id428488683?i=1000449533302.

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    Thank you to WBBJ 7 Eyewitness News and Josh Robinson- Multimedia Journalist for interviewing #PresidentShannon about our latest U.S. News and World Report Rankings and record enrollment! https://www.wbbjtv.com/2019/09/12/fhu-celebrates-record-enrollment-after-150-years/

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    We are thankful that Mr. Joe Dittmar was able to visit campus today and share his recollection of 9/11 with us. Eighteen years ago today, Mr. Dittmar was attending a meeting on the 105th floor of the World...

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    ?Thank you, WBBJ 7 Eyewitness News and Josh Robinson- Multimedia Journalist for covering today’s important program by Sept. 11 survivor Joseph Dittmar. We’re grateful to the FHU Veteran’s Professional...

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    As Americans remember their own 9/11, it's important also to remember a different 9/11, important to the history of Chile and that country's relationship with the United States.

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    Please join us in praying for the Ganus and Harding families.

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    FHU Smashes Enrollment Record in 150th Year In its 150th year, Freed-Hardeman University is celebrating more than its history. This fall’s numbers show another year of record enrollment, according to...

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    We're thankful for the work our #FHUFamily does to make the world better, and we hope you are having a great Labor Day! (You can see more photos from the annual #FHUInterface Buffalo River trip on our...

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    #FHUFamily — From Treasure Weber Scott: “When Freed friends meet together after many years ... so much laughter! So thankful for each of these people! #freedfriends #laughter #thosewerethedays #singingthrulife...

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    You can earn your degree while gaining real-world experience through the Freed-Hardeman University - College of Business.

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    If you are #FHUFamily (one of our friends, parents, alumni or students), you are invited to tour Romantic England from May 22 to June 6, 2020, with FHU professor Dr. John McLaughlin and his wife, Debbie...

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    What an evening! It was great to catch up with old friends and meet some new ones at the JCS v. CCHS football game last night! See someone you know in the photo booth? Tag 'em!

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    Your special delivery may be arriving soon. Watch here for details... #FHULionCub

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    From Freed-Hardeman Athletics: "HOME OPENER — come out to the Brewer Sports Center tonight at 6 to support your Lady Lions as they take on Crowley's Ridge! And if you have the SuperFan Athletics app,...

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    Thank you to Brandon Shields and The Jackson Sun for covering the launch of our 150th celebration this week! #FHU150 https://www.jacksonsun.com/story/news/2019/08/23/fhu-celebrates-150-years-classes-re-opening-hardeman-house/2077362001/

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    We love this post from #FHUFamily member Dana Blackwelder this morning and appreciate her letting us share it with you! “To all my FB friends who find themselves in a new job, town or situation and are...

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  • FHU Student Artists’ Work Selected for Bellwethers Exhibition

    Nov 15, 2019

    Three Freed-Hardeman University students participated in the Bellwethers 2019 Juried Collegiate Student Art Competition hosted by the University of Tennessee at Martin. The show was comprised of 40 pieces selected from more than 100 submissions.

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  • FHU’s Old Main Re-Opens

    Nov 14, 2019

    A standing room only crowd gathered in Freed-Hardeman University’s Chapel Hall, Thursday, Nov. 8, for the re-opening and dedication of Old Main, constructed in 1908 by A.G. Freed and N.B. Hardeman.

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  • Wall Street Journal Survey Shows FHU Students Pleased with College Choice

    Nov 14, 2019

    Freed-Hardeman University students are better satisfied with their college choice than the national average, according to a survey taken by the Wall Street Journal/Times Higher Education. FHU students are also more likely to recommend FHU to a friend or family member than students at other universities are to recommend their choices.

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  • CCNE Grants FHU Nursing Program Accreditation for Next 10 Years

    Nov 12, 2019

    The Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE) has granted the Freed-Hardeman University nursing program accreditation for the next 10 years, 2019-2029.

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  • FHU Crowns Homecoming King and Queen

    Nov 12, 2019

    Freed-Hardeman University seniors Emma Butt and Marshall Dearing were named Homecoming Queen and King Saturday, Nov. 9, at a ceremony conducted during halftime of the women’s basketball game. The entire court, selected by the students, had been presented to the student body earlier in the week.

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  • FHU’s Future Marketers Plan 2019 Special Needs Pageant

    Nov 11, 2019

    Freed-Hardeman University’s Society of Future Marketers will present the Eighth Annual Daughters of Job Pageant Nov. 16. The event will be in FHU’s Ayers Auditorium in the Brown-Kopel Business Center from 1:00pm - 3:00pm.

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  • FHU Students Elect Homecoming Royalty

    Oct 29, 2019

    Freed-Hardeman University students have chosen their representatives on the 2019 Homecoming court. The court will be presented Wednesday, Nov. 6, at the 10:30am chapel service in Loyd Auditorium. The queen and king will be announced Saturday, Nov. 9, at halftime of the Lady Lion basketball game.

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  • FHU’s Pied Pipers Plan Homecoming Reunion, Revival of Group

    Oct 25, 2019

    Freed-Hardeman University’s Pied Pipers, Company II will celebrate the 50th anniversary of the formation of the troupe at FHU with a reunion of former Pipers Saturday, Nov. 9, during Homecoming festivities. In addition, this date will mark a revival of the Pied Pipers at FHU.

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  • ALUMination Day to Kick Off FHU Homecoming

    Oct 22, 2019

    Lauren Fitzgerald, managing partner of The Mom Complex, will begin Freed-Hardeman University’s annual ALUMination Day, Thursday, Nov. 7, 2019, at FHU’s 10:30am chapel session in Loyd Auditorium with other speakers scheduled for Friday, Nov. 8. The event kicks off FHU’s Homecoming celebration.

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  • Songwriter to Present “Behind the Hits” during FHU Homecoming

    Oct 22, 2019

    Mark Alan Springer, BMI Country Songwriter of the Year in 1998, will present “Behind the Hits” Friday, Nov. 8, 2019, at 7:30pm in Freed-Hardeman University’s Ayers Auditorium. Proceeds will benefit the Lady Lion basketball program.

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