August 2016 – Page 2 – The Leader Digital Magazine
Monthly archive

August 2016 - page 2

Articles/How To College

Freshmen Seminar Part 1: How to drink in the dorms like a pro

Welcome to The Leader Freshmen Seminar.  We know you freshmen are undergoing a huge transition in your lives, and we’d like to soften the blow by giving you everything you need to know, that your actual freshmen seminar class won’t teach you.  Check into every Tuesday morning as we continue the freshmen seminar series throughout the semester.  Like… Continue

craig nicholson ode to the humble tyler parks
News/Ode to the Humble/Video

An Ode to the Humble Part 1

Fort Hays State University Digital Cinema graduate student Tyler Parks had a busy year. Between producing Tiger Sports Network broadcasts and taking graduate level classes, Parks worked on directing a documentary that tells the story of FHSU guard Craig Nicholson, one of the school’s greatest true freshmen to go through the program. Parks traces Nicholson’s career… Continue


8 Ways to Make Your Home More Energy Efficient

Saving energy is not only good for the environment, but it’s also good for your wallet. You can save hundreds of dollars a year by making your home more energy efficient. There are plenty of ways to reduce your impact on the environment and many of them are cheap (Some local governments give rebates or… Continue


FHSU President Condemns Instagram Photo Controversy, Changes Conduct Policies

The following is a statement released via Facebook on the FHSU Page by Mirta Marti, president of Fort Hays State University, in regards to the recent Instagram post involving a sign reading “Freshman Daughter Drop-Off”. Martin ominously cites the “FHSU Honor Code“, which doesn’t currently exist on the FHSU website at the time of her announcement (see screenshot below).  Previously,… Continue


“Freshmen Daughter Drop-Off” Sign Spells Controversy for FHSU Community

EDIT: FHSU President Mirta Martin has since released a statement condemning the Instagram photo, and eludes to changes in FHSU’s conduct policies. A private Instagram post from a Fort Hays State University student triggered many in the FHSU community Friday afternoon, including activist group Jana’s Campaign, an organization with the purpose of reducing gender and relationship… Continue

Music/New Music

The Back To School House Party Hit List

Time to turn up. Have fun this weekend, be safe, and blow your speakers out with this party playlist, including new releases from Travi$ Scott, Schoolboy Q, Rae Sremmurd, and more. Wanna save on data? Download this app to keep the playlist on your phone.   Continue


Tiger Pals to host inaugural 5k kickoff celebration

08/12/2016 Fort Hays State University Relations A Fort Hays State University student organization, Tiger Pals, and The Arc of Central Plains will host a kickoff celebration beginning at 7 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 27, in front of Sheridan Hall on the FHSU campus. Tiger Pals was founded by three FHSU track and field student athletes: Keshawn… Continue


Alpha Kappa Psi chapter named Chapter of the Year at FHSU

University Relations 08/10/16 Fort Hays State University’s Zeta Pi chapter of professional business fraternity Alpha Kappa Psi has been named Chapter of the Year for the third consecutive year. Zeta Pi was the only chapter in the Western Great Plains Region to earn a perfect score. “I couldn’t be more proud of the young men… Continue

Go to Top