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January
A changing of the guard: Herb Songer, vice president for student affairs, announces retirement from Fort Hays State University
Accounting Club helps community with taxes for free
Egyptian economists to visit Fort Hays State in U.S. government-supported exchange program
FHSU graduates find 98 percent rate of placement in job market, advanced study
FHSU recognized for periodical and design work
FHSU to begin annual series of Student Recognition Programs
Hammond praises governor's proposed budget
High School Honors Orchestra to perform at FHSU
Kansas Small Business Development Center to offer OSHA General Industry seminar
Kansas Small Business Development Center to offer QuickBooks seminar
Kansas Small Business Development Center to offer tax workshops
State panel's data-based report shows need for Kansas Academy of Mathematics and Science
Student Recognition Program goes to Great Bend Feb. 4
Student Recognition Program goes to Holdrege Feb. 7
TigerComm to offer public relations help for non-profit organizations

February
Career Services launches consortium Web site to benefit employers and students
Ellis senior Joan Dreiling nominated for national Phi Kappa Phi fellowship
Enrollment continues to climb: Tremendous growth in the Virtual College lends support to local, area economies
Fall 2007 College of Business and Leadership Scholars named
FHSU to host Spring Career Fair
FHSU's annual Student Recognition Program goes to Dodge City, Garden City
FHSU's annual Student Recognition Program goes to Kansas City, Topeka
Kansas Women's Leadership Conference looking for nominations
KSBDC to honor 19 businesses at annual Business of the Year ceremony
Noted concert pianist Juyeon Kang to perform March 2 at Beach/Schmidt
Noted researcher on images in advertising comes to Beach/Schmidt on March 10
Rodeo Club receives donation of top-quality quarterhorse mare
Schmierbach exhibits work in Fort Collins, Las Vegas
Student Recognition Program in Colby continues FHSU's traveling scholarship series
Student Recognition Programs scheduled for Wichita, Salina
Student teachers receive grants
Study abroad program expanded to all Regents institutions
Two FHSU professors present at conference
Two from FHSU win science teacher awards
Visiting Fulbright Scholar to present public forum on Islam at FHSU
'Stay Puft' wins FHSU College Bowl tournament

March
Agribusiness Club takes spring trip to tour farm industries
Anderson VIP Student Ambassadors named at FHSU
Application deadline approaching for summer's FHSU Girls' Science, Mathematics Camp
Art students travel to Europe
Associate professor of sociology receives Japan studies fellowship
Campus police take steps to assure safety during move to new C.O.P.S. facility
Classified Awards given for spring 2008 semester
English students attend convention; literary magazine 'Lines' wins award
Fall 2007 master's graduates announced
FHSU celebrates Civic Engagement Week
FHSU receives elite certification for security from federal government
Gnizak publishes article in TaxPro Journal
Governor names Dr. Harriet Caplan to Film Services Commission
Graphic design exhibit opens at Moss-Thorns Gallery
Information on Transition to Teaching program available at FHSU meeting
INT Department goes green: State-of-the-art lighting in television studio conserves energy and improves video quality
INT students, faculty attend telecommunications conference in Colorado
Lurana Day Scholarship supports nursing majors at FHSU
National speaker will share her trials and triumphs in a free talk at Fort Hays State
New faculty and staff join FHSU
Online MBA program at FHSU rated a 'Best Buy' by national rating site
Rackaway to kick off Docking Campaign Academy
Scanning electron images from Thomasson's work to be included in British academic work
Small businesses among 19 recognized at 5th annual KSBDC award ceremony
Students win prizes in TLC photo contest
Tiger debaters head to 2 national tournaments
Viewbook wins award for copywriters, designer

April
30 graduating seniors nominated for FHSU Torch Award
Agriculture Department becoming more than just a Kansas thing
Annual High School Art Exhibition at FHSU set for April 16
Book by FHSU professor explains how to succeed in tough world of TV journalism
Business faculty from FHSU make presentations at Southwest Business Symposium
Chief of police publishes article in The Police Chief
Communications club at FHSU taking orders for Krispy Kremes as fundraiser
Dare to Dream, Part 2: President Hammond announces 2020 goals that include a lofty enrollment target, men's and women's soccer teams
Denizens of the Mesozoic coming to Sternberg Museum: Major exhibit built from private collection features specimens from all primary dinosaur groups of 185-million-year era
Faculty to receive tenure, promotion
FHSU adds 2 new teacher education programs: agriculture, early childhood with special ed
FHSU adds oil emphasis with help from state, industry
FHSU to celebrate Research, Creative Activities Week
Financial Planning Team again makes it to Ameriprise national championship finals
Financial Planning team takes 3rd at nationals
Finney named as Anderson VIP Ambassador at FHSU
Former Tiger Coach Jim Krob to be inducted into NHSACA Hall of Fame
Foundation's Campus Drive sets record for participation, raises $125,000
Gold Cord Chapter of Mortar Board National Senior Honor Society announces new initiates
Graduating seniors nominate 47 faculty members for Pilot Award for outstanding faculty
Hammond to address spring General Faculty Meeting
INT Department gets Undergraduate Program of the Year Award
International group selects FHSU's INT Dept. as its 'Ungraduate Program of the Year'
Madden, Britten, Boldra named as spring faculty award winners
Professors receive funds for service-learning course projects
Shooting Team makes strong showing at national competition
Social work faculty take part in Florida conference
Sternberg Museum to present Frog-a-palooza 2008
String Academy, library join for pajama story hour concert with music, books, songs
Student writers honored at Writing Tigers awards ceremony
Students added to 2007 Deans Honor Roll lists
Students star in FHSU production of 2 operas; performances April 19, 20
Tiger debaters return from 2 national championships; take 5th in CEDA
Vaz presents at National Social Sciences Conference
Walker makes economic development presentation
Zody named District Scholar for professional association
'Lines' contributors to read, 'Writing Tiger' winners to be announced

May
Department of Health, Human Performance to host HealthyKansas Summit
FHSU Commencement on Saturday will attract Virtual College graduates from afar
FHSU Commencement: High number of graduates, closed 8th St. bridge heighten importance of arriving early
FHSU to collect donations at Commencement for Chinese Red Cross earthquake relief
FHSU's Science, Math Education Center to put 'energy' into science, social studies: 3-year grant project subsidizes teachers in project on energy sources plus social, scientific, political considerations
Gould serves on awards panel for national educational consortium
Hammond to honor 8 retirees at luncheon
Industrial Management class tours Natoma Corp.
Joan Dreiling named Torch Award winner; Walizer receives Pilot, Navigator awards
KFHS wins 3 firsts at KAB awards
KSBDC offers free online courses for current, potential small business owners
Mason leaves U. of Wisconsin-Whitewater to accept top-tier administrative post at FHSU
Meier, Martin publish in international journal
Meyer presents at conferences, receives nomination
Perniciaro awarded, plans to attend national conference
Science & Mathematics Education Center to host summer camps
Scottish Rite grant to FHSU's Herndon Clinic enhances services through RiteCare designation
String Academy sponsors summer Celtic tour
Students Instrumental in 5-Ton Effort
Summer music programs planned at FHSU
The Best and the Brightest: Public sessions across the state of Kansas will lay the foundation for state's new math and science academy

June
Affordable means accessible: FHSU continues to lead state in low tuition and fees, making higher education available for everyone
FHSU welcomes applications for new Kansas military scholarships
Gould recognized for his leadership in establishing highly successful ADP in Hays
Hays City Band begins free concert series on June 10
Mercer named to 2008 Leadership Kansas class
Reception set for Friday for art thesis exhibition
Reception set for Friday for art thesis exhibition
Riffel awarded March of Dimes grant for work with women
Summer programs at Sternberg Museum let children dive into nature
Work of FHSU professor to be featured in ABC News special

July
Alumni Association announces officers, new member
Book by FHSU alumnus defends Lincoln against contemporary attacks from the left and right
Book by Sternberg Museum curator named a Kansas Notable Book for 2008
Brinker will take reins of Docking Institute and join FHSU's sociology faculty
Chronicle of Higher Education places FHSU in its 'Greatest Colleges to Work For' listings
Classified Senate names new officers, committee members
Foundation names new members to Board of Trustees
Hanks featured in new book on Bill and Hillary Clinton
New scholarhip honors 50th anniversary of Ed, Donna Stehno
Returning to school as a non-traditional student? Free program at FHSU offers tips for success
Rowan to perform in Hays
Time's running out. Gas is sky high. Enjoy a 'stay-cation' at the Sternberg Museum

August
Adams, Trantham receive grant; Hinger publishes article in Kansas History
Bannister named senior fellow with international telecom organization
Encore Series 2008-2009 to begin October 6
FHSU administration, faculty, staff prepare to kick off new academic year
FHSU graduate Dreiling accepts Phi Kappa Phi Fellowship
FHSU offers pair of innovative courses to help parents and students stay safe on the Internet
FHSU, Shanahan sever relationship: President also suspends debate program because current practices fall short of educational standards
For 2008-09, Hammond turns FHSU dream from 'dare' to 'duty'
Geosciences receives major gift: SMT provides software for Fort Hays State University's new emphases in petroleum geology and technology
Hays Symphony Guild to have 'An Evening of Pops'
Kansas Small Business Development Center to offer Kansas Tax Workshops
Kansas Small Business Development Center to offer QuickBooks
Picken Hall offices relocated due to major renovation
Starting time for Rowan moved back to accommodate Fall Gallery Walk
WKSA offers new beginner class schedule

September
2008 edition of 'Lines,' FHSU literary journal published
2008 Homecoming king and queen to be announced
Alpha Lambda Delta wins membership awards
Alumni Association to recognize award winners at Homecoming banquet
Alumni Association to recognize award winners at Homecoming banquet
Art student from Chanute wins a place on cover of Carnegie Hall's Playbills
Boyte presentation in Memorial Union during Constitution Week
Ceramics studio to host date nights
College of Education and Technology enters Two Plus Two agreements
Director named for Kansas Academy of Mathematics and Science: Staffing, recruitment under way while construction begins on facilities for offices, student residence hall
FHSU breaks 10,000 barrier: Fall 2008 20th-day enrollment sets yet another all-time record
FHSU breaks 10,000 barrier: Fall 2008 20th-day enrollment sets yet another all-time record
FHSU student to tell story of her 7 weeks in China
FHSU Theatre making changes both on and off stage this season
FHSU to host Big Draw, Art Exhibition at Cafe Semolinos
FHSU to host first regional eBay conference
FHSU, NCKTC cut ribbon on Kansas Institute of Welding
FrostFest lighted parade theme released
Health & Human Performance professor to receive advising award
High school students race electric cars at High Plains Rally 2008
Homecoming to be celebrated with eventful weekend
KSBDC offers free online courses in Spanish for current, prospective small business owners
KSBDC to offer Contractor Workshop
Memorial Union to celebrate 50th Anniversary
Model buildings donated to Forsyth Library
Moss-Thorns Gallery schedules art exhibits for the 2008-2009 year
Music season at FHSU continues with September performances
National association of universities selects FHSU for initiative in specialized polling
Physics students reap double honors for their amazing and educational 'Road Show'
Professors' publication accepted in a competition forum
Science and Mathematics Education Institute to host Science Cafe
SGA takes a stand: Student leaders will operate lemonade stand to raise awareness of possible state budget cuts
Sherman artwork displayed at several exhibitions
Sigma Tau Delta inducts members, honors graduates, elects officers
Sixth annual Campus-Community Fair to be hosted by FHSU
Student Affairs adds 3 nursing faculty to the staff of the Student Health Center
Students, faculty present at 2008 American Psychological Association Convention
Western Kansas String Academy introduces 'Meet the Orchestra' for pre-schoolers
Young Readers' Conference to feature nationally renowned presenters

October
Adams takes science to France
Agriculture students give seminars
Alumna to discuss trip to india
Alumni Association recognizes award winners at Homecoming banquet
Annual faculty art exhibition to open October 31
Art students travel to China for ceramics symposium
Article published in the ASC Competition Forum
Author Robert Day to come to Memorial Union for reading
Chamber Choir Concert to feature Women's Chorale, Vocal Arts Ensemble
Classified scholarship award recipients announced
College of Business and Leadership distributes scholarships at ceremony
Department of Modern Languages to host Hispanic Film Festival
Dr. Joseph Perniciaro to debut in Kansas Concert Opera
Elementary education program students conducting WaterLINK after school program
Events of Space Week 2008 to be celebrated at FHSU
FHSU unveils new information security laboratory
FHSU welcomes new faculty
Finck elected to American Society of Mammalogists
George Jackson named new diversity affairs coordinator at FHSU
Geosciences students travel to Black Hills
Gift of jade tiger finds new home in Memorial Union's Sunset Lounge
Halloween programs set at Sternberg Museum
Hammond tours Kansas: President explains how FHSU increases in growth, efficiency answered a previous drop in financial support from the state
Hays Symphony Orchestra concert set for Friday
King featured as national success story
KSBDC selects Veesart as Kansas State Star
Madrigal Feaste tickets to go on sale Nov. 3
Math Relays scheduled for 30th year
Mortar Board chapter receives national award
New Mexico artist to give student workshops, artist lecture, exhibition in Hays
Nu Zeta Sigma Theta Tau, Association of Nursing Students sponsor workshop
Panhellenic Council sends cards of encouragement to Soldiers
Rodeo team announces new coaches
Schnetker awarded patent for aerospace technology
Social work and law students take field trip to Wichita
Speech-Language Pathologist receives top honor
Spring 2008 College of Business, Leadership Honor Scholars named at FHSU
Technology studies students assist with electric car races
Virtual College becomes official part of U.S. Army voluntary education
'From Depressed to Refreshed in 60 Minutes' to be presented at Beach/Schmidt

November
Alpha Gamma Rho members to sell firewood
Alumni Association names Zerr as 08-09 governmental relations intern
Art by FHSU students, faculty and professionals on sale Saturday
Beach/Schmidt to host a night of jazz
Ceramics lab to offer Chinese porcelain ornament workshop
Department of Nursing to have evidence-based conference
Discovery Channel to interview Everhart at Sternberg Museum
Faculty articles accepted for upcoming academic journals
Financial students tour financial institutions in Chicago
Ganstrom and Fulton featured in "Sole Purpose" exhibition
Hadley Foundation donates $80,000 to FHSU for ADAM software
Holiday celebration to begin with annual tree lighting ceremony
International Fair to kick off International Education Week
Kay Werth to perform on bassoon, oboe and flute at faculty recital
Members of Omnicron Delta Kappa help with trick-or-treat so others can eat
Modern Languages to present second film of Hispanic Film Festival
Moss-Thorns Gallery of Art to host Schmierbach's sabbatical exhibition
Music students receive awards at national singing conference
Professors become members of Kansas Council for Exceptional Children
Professors become members of Kansas Council for Exceptional Children
Salmans wins 10th annual College Agent Intern Program contest
Soweto Gospel Choir presents free lecture, demonstration in advance of concert
Students attend Kansas Council for the Social Studies
Union employees receive recognition at regional conference
Virtual College programming recognized for excellence by Sloan Consortium
Wilson publishes his sixth book
WKSA String-a-Palooza to be a family-friendly musical fair

December
2nd annual finals relief 'Feeding Frenzy' set for Sunday, Dec. 14
Check presented to United Way: Despite troubled economy, 'second effort' helps university exceed 2008 goal
Christmas tradition to continue with Cathedral Concert
Daffer presents at Association of Fraternity Advisors annual meeting
Daryl Davis to share his story and conduct book signing
Education association bestows high honor on FHSU's President Hammond
FHSU employees to be honored for years of service at annual party, awards ceremony
Graduates find 98 percent rate of placement in job market, advanced study
IRA rollover provides opportunities to donate to FHSU
New program for hospitality management gets scholarship from the Kansas I-70 Association
Outstanding teaching, service rewarded at holiday party: 3 faculty awards, 2 President's Distinguished Service Awards announced at ceremony
Preview Day excites students and their parents at the Kansas Academy of Mathematics and Science
Renard performs and directs in Hays Arts Council play
Returning to school as a non-traditional student? Free workshop at FHSU offers tips for college success
Service Day to commemorate Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s birthday, Jan. 19, 2009
Spring enrollment for music lessons and classes underway
Students win awards at technology conference
Up ‘Til Dawn to announce final amount at all night finale on Feb. 20


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