Alumni Award winners to give presentations

Five winners of 2009 Alumni awards at Fort Hays State University, and the 2009 winner of the FHSU President's Award will meet with departments and students during homecoming celebrations Sept. 24-27.

The Schedule of appearances:
Thursday, Sept. 24
9-10:15 a.m.        Terry Bruce: Congress and/or Public Administration Class
                           Rarick Hall, Room 211
Bruce, Pretty Prairie, graduated from FHSU in 1997 with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Political science. He is an attorney and state senator, will receive the Young Alumni Award.

12-1:15 p.m.        Thomas Arnhold: Orientation to Political Science, Rarick Hall, Room 322
Arnhold, Hutchinson, graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree in political science in 1975 and went on to earn a Juris Doctor from the Washburn University Law School in 1978.

1:30-2:30 p.m.    Dr. Julie Ballenger, reception, Albertson Hall, room 303
Ballenger, Ellerslie, Ga., graduated with a Masters of Science degree in botany in 1988. She earned her B.A. in biology from Central College, Pella, Iowa, in 1983 and her Ph.D. in botany from Miami University, Oxford, Ohio, in 1992.

2:15-3:15 p.m.    Dr. Don Moses: A Ten-Point Lecture on the Performance of Music from the Classic Period, Malloy Hall, Palmer Recital Hall
Moses is the director and professor emeritus at the University of Illinois school of Music.  He is also the founding director and conductor emeritus of the Classical Music Festival in Eisenstadt, Austria.

3-4 p.m.    Ballenger: Presentation
Albertson Hall, room 169

3-4 p.m.    Mitch Brown: PresentationEagle Communications Hall, Robbins CenterBrown, Palm Beach Garden, Fla., graduated from FHSU in 1989 with a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree in Interior Design.

4-5 p.m.        Arnhold and Bruce reception, Memorial Union, Stouffer Lounge

Friday, Sept. 25
7:30 a.m.    Dr. Lynn Lashbrook, Organization and Administration in Health and Human PerformanceCunningham Hall, room 145Lashbrook, Portland, Ore., graduated FHSU with a Bachelor of Science degree in Physical Education in 1970.

8:30 a.m.    Dr Lynn Lashbrook, ReceptionCunningham Hall, room 139

9:30-10:20 a.m.    Thomas Arnhold and Terry Bruce: American Government and/or Policy AnalysisRarick Hall, room 301

11:15 a.m.-12:15 p.m.  Dr. Don Moses: Work with Concert Choir on music (Haydn) for the fall concertMalloy Hall, Palmer Recital Hall

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