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Possible Classification Changes For Wichita Area Private Schools

A recent Wichita Eagle article claimed that private schools champion a “disproportionate amount of success compared to their public-school peers”. Analysis within The Eagle article reveals that 39.2 percent of State championships since 2007 have been won by private schools. Critics of private school success are calling for a Kansas statute to be reworded and passed… Continue

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Kansas Board of Regents Selects New FHSU President

The Kansas Board of Regents announced Dr. Andy Tompkins as the new Interim President of Fort Hays State University at Wednesday’s meeting. “There is no one in the State of Kansas who has more experience as a leader in education, or who is more qualified to assist in this capacity,” Zoe Newton, a member of KBOR… Continue

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Brandon Towery Documentary Airs This Friday

A screening for #LegendsNeverDie will take place this Friday, December 16th at 2 p.m. on the campus of Fort Hays State University, just in time for the Hays socialite and social media celebrity Brandon Towery’s Birthday. Towery died unexpectedly on February 15, 2016 due to a blood clot passing through his heart. “He was somebody… Continue

FHSU Safe Space Voices Concerns over Trump Presidency, Marginalization

FHSU Safe Space Voices Concerns over Trump Presidency, Marginalization

Video Reporting By Braden Wiesen / Written By Richard Kerr Nearly a month after President-elect Donald Trump’s acceptance speech to take over the highest office in American politics, some students at Fort Hays State University are voicing concerns over their future. “The second I heard that Trump is our President-elect, I immediately thought wow, I… Continue

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FHSU President Announces Resignation

Fort Hays State University President Mirta Martin sent the following email today at 2:48 p.m. Dear Fort Hays State University community, I am writing to inform you that as of today, Wednesday, November 23, 2016, I am stepping down for personal reasons from the position of President at Fort Hays State University. As called upon,… Continue

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Tempers Flare at Faculty Senate Meeting

DISCLAIMER: This is the first part of a much larger story detailing the on-going conflict between Fort Hays State University faculty and administration.  After noticing that no other news outlets have covered the event that transpired November 1st, 2016, our publication has decided to start from this date and work our way backwards to uncover… Continue

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President Elect Donald Trump’s 100 Day Plan

As polling data trickled in Tuesday night, it become clear that voters not only turned out to vote trump, but also a republican controlled House of Representatives and Senate. Trump will also inevitably appoint a ninth supreme court justice, giving republicans a stronghold across all three branches of the federal government. With such a massive… Continue

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These FHSU Employees Make Six Figure Salaries

Ever wonder how much the employees of Fort Hays State University make? Me too. So I swept through the public record to find out.  I decided to publish this information in the interest of informing our local audience, and compiled a list of the highest paid FHSU employees. The following list is derived from the FY 2016… Continue

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[VIDEO] FHSU Students and Faculty Protest At President Martin’s House

The gloves are finally coming off, and things are getting interesting in the modest rural town of Hays, Kansas. A group of Fort Hays State University Students and faculty gathered on the president’s house lawn at noon Monday to show their support for the university president Mirta Martin.  Ironically, most students had little understanding of the underlying issues… Continue

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