The 2017 benefit dinner at Freed-Hardeman University Friday night, Dec. 1, 2017, generated more than $1.3 million for scholarships at FHU. The event featured Tim Tebow, Heisman trophy winner, professional football player and football analyst for the SEC network. This marked the 18th consecutive year the FHU benefit has raised more than $1 million.
Limited seating remains available for Freed-Hardeman University’s Annual Benefit Dinner set for Friday night, Dec. 1, 2017, according to Dave Clouse, FHU vice president for community engagement. He, however, still fully expects the event to reach its $1.5 million goal for scholarships at FHU.
The Tennessee Association for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance (TAHPERD) honored Dr. Tony Kirk, Freed-Hardeman University professor emeritus in the Department of Biological, Physical and Human Sciences, at its 2017 convention in Murfreesboro. The association presented him with the Life Fellow Award.
Brandon Gosselin, May 2017 baccalaureate honors graduate in business, spent his summer interning in the White House as an agency liaison. His duties included reading, sorting and coding incoming mail, reviewing responses from federal agencies and working the White House comment line.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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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