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    Just six months ago, Freed-Hardeman University was forced to bring an early end to its 150th year celebration.  As the Covid-19 pandemic swept across the nation, faculty, staff, and students were unsure...

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    Is the libertarianism a political philosophy that can be reconciled with Christianity? Does the Libertarian Party's platform provide a good third-party option for Christians who consider themselves libertarians?

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    *Please note: This is Part Two of a two part series.  Part One can be found here.* Since the beginning of Adopt-A-Family the McKnights and the Vires families have been influential for a host of players.  The...

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    As the oldest major league sport in America and Canada, baseball has influenced American culture since it began in 1876. The spherical shape of the ball even influenced the design of the M67 hand grenade...

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    The Dean of the College of Education and Behavioral Sciences invites you to look into the graduate education programs. Hear testimonials from students who have successfully earned their graduate degrees. Learn... Pursuing Your Higher Education Goals

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  • FHU Class Selling David Shannon Masks to Help Perkins Center

    Oct 22, 2020

    Anybody seen David Shannon lately? Perhaps you’ve seen a hundred or more folks on campus or in Henderson who bear an eerie resemblance to the president of Freed-Hardeman University.

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  • FHU Cancels Annual Homecoming

    Sep 18, 2020

    Freed-Hardeman University has announced the cancellation of Homecoming festivities for 2020. Due to COVID-19 concerns, the traditional event, scheduled for Nov. 6-8, has been called off for the first time in more than 65 years.

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  • FHU Momentum Continues through Strong U.S. News Rankings

    Sep 14, 2020

    Building on the momentum of two years of record enrollment, Freed-Hardeman University has again received strong rankings from U.S. News & World Report. FHU is included in the top one-third of Regional Universities in the South and eighth in Best Value Schools in the organization’s 2021 Best Colleges report.

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  • Committee Selects Two for FHU Sports Hall of Fame Induction

    Sep 03, 2020

    The selection committee for Freed-Hardeman University’s Sports Hall of Fame has chosen two athletes for the 2020 class. Jim Carter, Lion first baseman from 1995 to 1997, and Haley Newby McRady, All-American Lady Lion basketball player who graduated in 2015. The official induction is tentatively scheduled for Nov. 14 during Homecoming weekend.

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  • FHU Honors Mr. and Miss FHU 2020

    Aug 25, 2020

    Freed-Hardeman University celebrated the 2020 Mr. and Miss FHU, Katie Morris and Kenneth Moore, Saturday, Aug. 22, in a ceremony in Chapel Hall. The event was delayed because of COVID-19 and the subsequent early end of the spring semester.

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  • FHU Smashes Enrollment Records Again

    Aug 20, 2020

    In the midst of a pandemic, Freed-Hardeman University has again set enrollment records. Total headcount for Fall 2020 stands at 2,188 students, with 1,727 of those being undergraduates. Both are all-time highs.

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  • FHU to Celebrate 2020 Mr. and Miss FHU

    Aug 13, 2020

    Freed-Hardeman University will recognize the 2020 Mr. and Miss FHU Saturday, Aug. 22, at 11:00am in Chapel Hall. The celebration will be live-streamed at Typically held in the spring semester, the celebration of this year’s winners was postponed because of the coronavirus pandemic.

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  • FHU Trustees Add New Member

    Aug 10, 2020

    The Freed-Hardeman University Board of Trustees added a new member at their July 2020 meeting. Curt Zondervan, Hudsonville, Michigan, is the newest member of the board.

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  • Lewis County Resident Added to Mid-South Youth Camp Board

    Aug 10, 2020

    Mylie McKissack, an instructional coach in the Lewis County school system, has been added to the board of Mid-South Youth Camp in Henderson, Tennessee.

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  • MSYC Breaks Ground on New Dining Hall

    Aug 07, 2020

    Mid-South Youth Camp, owned by Freed-Hardeman University, broke ground Tuesday, Aug. 3, 2020, on a $1.85 million dining hall. Charles Tucker Dining Hall is scheduled to be completed in time for camp in 2021.

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