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    Thank you for helping celebrate a story 150 years in the making — a story that has been written by thousands of individuals during different seasons of their lives — a story of faith, scholarship, service,... Celebrating 150 Years

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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!

Latest News

  • FHU Nursing Students to Participate in Pinning Ceremonies

    May 09, 2019

    Approximately 50 Freed-Hardeman University nursing students will participate in pinning ceremonies May 16 and 17 in Dickson and Henderson, respectively. They will receive their Bachelor of Science in Nursing degrees May 18 during commencement exercises.

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  • FHU to Host NAIA Baseball National Tournament Opening Round

    May 01, 2019

    Freed-Hardeman will be one of nine sites hosting the opening round of the 2019 NAIA Baseball National Tournament May 13-15, the league announced Wednesday. The university joins Cumberlands (Kentucky), Faulkner (Alabama), Georgia Gwinnett, LSU Shreveport (Louisiana), Middle Georgia State, St. Thomas (Florida), Kingsport (Tennessee) and Westmont (California) as the host sites.

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  • ESPN/SEC Network’s Finebaum Speaks at FHU

    Apr 30, 2019

    More than 500 persons gathered in Freed-Hardeman University’s Brewer Sports Center Saturday evening, April 27, to hear Paul Finebaum, a leading voice for sports coverage in the Southeast. Proceeds from the dinner benefit intercollegiate athletics at FHU.

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  • NCFR Reaffirms FHU Family Science Program

    Apr 23, 2019

    The National Council on Family Relations (NCFR) has reviewed the undergraduate family science program at Freed-Hardeman University. Recognition as an NCFR CFLE-approved program has been reaffirmed, indicating FHU offers coursework which covers content required for the Certified Family Life Education (CFLE) designation.

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  • Alumnus to Give Commencement Address

    Apr 23, 2019

    Dr. Phil Oldham, president of Tennessee Tech University, will deliver the graduation address at Freed-Hardeman University Saturday, May 18, at 10:00am in Loyd Auditorium. Oldham, the son of the late Reeder and June Oldham, grew up in Henderson as a part of the FHU family. He is an alumnus of Freed-Hardeman and a former member of the university’s Board of Trustees.

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  • FHU Associates Invite Ladies to Annual Victorian Tea Party

    Apr 23, 2019

    Ladies of all ages are invited to the 17th annual Victorian Tea Party hosted by the Freed-Hardeman University Associates to raise funds for scholarships. Tea will be served May 4, noon to 4:00pm, at the Henderson Church of Christ, 240 White Avenue in Henderson.

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  • Former Assistant Returning to FHU as Lion Basketball Head Coach

    Apr 18, 2019

    Freed-Hardeman President David Shannon has announced that Chester County High School boys’ basketball coach and former Freed-Hardeman assistant Drew Stutts will take over the FHU men’s basketball program as its new head coach.

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  • FHU Students Inducted into Honor Society (2019)

    Apr 16, 2019

    Henderson, Tennessee (April 16, 2019)—Fifteen Freed-Hardeman University students have been inducted into Alpha Chi National Honor Scholarship Society this semester. 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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  • FHU Graduation Set for Saturday, May 18

    Apr 16, 2019

    More than 300 Freed-Hardeman University students are expected to participate in commencement exercises Saturday, May 18, at 10:00am in Loyd Auditorium. Dr. Phil Oldham, president of Tennessee Tech University, will deliver the address.

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  • Dale Earnhardt Jr. to Speak at FHU’s Annual Benefit Dinner

    Apr 09, 2019

    NASCAR legend Dale Earnhardt Jr. will speak at Freed-Hardeman University’s annual benefit dinner Friday night, Dec. 6, 2019. The annual event raises funds for FHU scholarships.

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