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  • FHU Faculty Awards Scholarship-Leadership Medal to Harris

    May 21, 2019

    Dr. C.J. Vires, FHU vice president for academics and provost, presented the Faculty Scholarship-Leadership Medal to Isabel Harris at commencement exercises May 18. She graduated summa cum laude, earning a Bachelor of Science in mathematics. Multiple faculty members described her as “one of the finest students they have had the opportunity to teach,” Vires said

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  • FHU Senior Receives Alpha Chi Fellowship

    May 09, 2019

    Isabel Harris, a senior mathematics major at Freed-Hardeman University, has been awarded an H.Y. Benedict Fellowship by the national college honor society Alpha Chi. Harris will use the fellowship this fall to pursue a doctorate in mathematics at Auburn University.

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  • 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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