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  • Sewells Establish Fund to Assist FHU Choral Program

    Nov 17, 2017

    Dr. Milton and Mrs. Laurel Sewell have established a fund to assist the choral program at Freed-Hardeman University. The Laurel Shannon Sewell Choral Fund has been established in memory of her parents, Paul and Dalphine Shannon.

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  • FHU Crowns 2017 Homecoming Queen and King

    Nov 13, 2017

    Freed-Hardeman University crowned its 2017 Homecoming Queen and King Saturday, Nov. 11, at half-time of the Lady Lion basketball game. Sutherland Shrader, a senior from Columbia, Tennessee, and Richard Turner, a senior from Oak Ridge, Tennessee, received the honors.

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  • Work of FHU Art Professor on Display at Atlanta Exhibit

    Nov 13, 2017

    The work of a Freed-Hardeman University art professor is currently being shown at an Atlanta printmaking exhibit. Laquita Thomson’s “Trumpet Vine,” a reduction linocut, is on display at the Abernathy Arts Center. The show, “Pressing Matters VIII,” opened Nov. 4 and will hang until Dec. 8.

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  • FHU to Crown Homecoming Queen and King Saturday

    Nov 08, 2017

    Freed-Hardeman University will crown its 2017 Homecoming Queen and King, Saturday, Nov. 11, at half-time of the women’s basketball game. Candidates for the honor, selected from the senior class, and attending royalty from the other classes were introduced to the student body last week.

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  • USAF Mobility Brass Quintet to Perform at FHU Veterans Day Observation

    Nov 03, 2017

    Freed-Hardeman University will observe Veterans Day Saturday, Nov. 11, with a performance by Mobility Brass Quintet, an ensemble within the United States Air Force Band of Mid-America, and an address by Major General Paul Johnson (retired). The program will begin at 10:15 a.m. in Heritage Commons on the FHU campus.

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  • FHU to Celebrate Homecoming with Students, Alumni and Weeklong Activities

    Nov 03, 2017

    Freed Hardeman University’s annual Homecoming festivities will begin Nov. 2 and close Nov. 11 with competitions between social clubs, class reunions, a Homecoming 5k, tailgating, basketball games and a silent auction and other events sponsored by the FHU Associates.

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  • FHU Inaugurates Shannon as 16th President

    Oct 24, 2017

    Surrounded by a host of students, family, friends and the expanded Freed-Hardeman University family, David R. Shannon was officially inaugurated as the 16th president of FHU Thursday, October 19, 2017.

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  • FHU Students Inducted into Honor Society

    Oct 23, 2017

    Thirty-two Freed-Hardeman University students were inducted into Alpha Chi National Honor Scholarship Society Monday, Oct. 15, 2017. Membership is by invitation only to juniors and seniors who have a minimum grade point average of 3.75 on at least 80 credit hours.

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  • Fall Enrollment Grows at FHU

    Oct 16, 2017

    Fall 2017 enrollment at Freed-Hardeman University grew by 66 students with the total head count at all locations standing at 1,972, a 3.5 percent increase over 2016, according to university officials. Undergraduate enrollment was 1,471 students, while graduate students totaled 501.

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  • FHU to Inaugurate 16th President Oct. 19

    Oct 10, 2017

    David R. Shannon will be inaugurated as the 16th president of Freed-Hardeman University Thursday, Oct. 19, 2017, at 10:30am in Loyd Auditorium. He began his duties June 1, having been selected by university trustees April 21, 2017, following an extensive search.

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