Fort Hays State University http://hppr.org en Gov. Brownback’s proposed budget restores Fort Hays State University funding http://hppr.org/post/gov-brownback-s-proposed-budget-restores-fort-hays-state-university-funding <p></p><p>Last year the Kansas Legislature took money from universities, but Gov. Sam Brownback’s proposed budget restores the ‘salary cap’ reductions that cost Fort Hays State University $276,176 according to a <a href="http://www.hayspost.com/2014/01/31/proposal-would-add-1m-to-fhsu-budget-help-create-new-program/">press release from FHSU University Relations.</a></p><p> Wed, 05 Feb 2014 06:00:02 +0000 Cindee Talley 27574 at http://hppr.org Gov. Brownback’s proposed budget restores Fort Hays State University funding Docking Institute: 5th Annual Kansas Speaks Survey Reveals Interesting Findings http://hppr.org/post/docking-institute-5th-annual-kansas-speaks-survey-reveals-interesting-findings <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Kansas remains a great place to live, and Kansans are optimistic about the future, but they also revealed a significant amount of uncertainty in the fifth annual Kansas Speaks survey of public opinion in the state.</span></p><p> Sat, 26 Oct 2013 05:00:02 +0000 Dr. Gary Brinker 23393 at http://hppr.org Docking Institute: 5th Annual Kansas Speaks Survey Reveals Interesting Findings Docking Institute of Public Affairs: 5th Annual Kansas Speaks Survey Results http://hppr.org/post/docking-institute-public-affairs-5th-annual-kansas-speaks-survey-results <p></p><p>Kansas remains a great place to live, and Kansans are optimistic about the future, but they also revealed a significant amount of uncertainty in the fifth annual Kansas Speaks survey of public opinion in the state.</p><p> Fri, 25 Oct 2013 05:00:02 +0000 Dr. Gary Brinker 23392 at http://hppr.org Docking Institute of Public Affairs: 5th Annual Kansas Speaks Survey Results Record Breaking Year for Fort Hays State University http://hppr.org/post/record-breaking-year-fort-hays-state-university <p></p><p>Enrollment figures are in for Kansas, and it&rsquo;s a record setting year for Fort Hays State University according to a recent press release from FHSU.&nbsp;</p><p> Wed, 02 Oct 2013 05:00:01 +0000 Cindee Talley 22372 at http://hppr.org Record Breaking Year for Fort Hays State University Ness County Man Remembers His Roots and Leaves Entire Estate to Provide FHSU Scholarships http://hppr.org/post/ness-county-man-remembers-his-roots-and-leaves-entire-estate-provide-fhsu-scholarships <p></p><p>Lloyd Trauer spent a long time working in education.&nbsp; Trauer recently announced that he is leaving his entire estate, worth more than half a million dollars, to provide scholarships reported <a href="http://cjonline.com/news/2013-08-22/fhsu-graduate-makes-donation-scholarships"><strong>The Topeka Capital-Journal</strong></a>.&nbsp; According to his wishes, preference will be given to students from west of Salina, but the scholarships will be open to anyone in elementary education.</p><p> Mon, 26 Aug 2013 05:00:03 +0000 Cindee Talley 20661 at http://hppr.org Ness County Man Remembers His Roots and Leaves Entire Estate to Provide FHSU Scholarships Sternberg Fossils Go Online in 3-D http://hppr.org/post/sternberg-fossils-go-online-3-d <p>A joint project between the Fort Hays State University Sternberg Museum of Natural History and the Forsyth Library is bringing fossils into the digital age with 3-D technology.&nbsp; <a href="http://hdnews.net/news/Fossils062513"><strong>The Hays Daily News</strong></a> reported Sternberg employees handle the fossils, while students photograph them at the museum.&nbsp; Students return with the photos to the library to complete the 3-D process.&nbsp; Scanning allows the viewer to rotate the specimen digitally, rather than looking at multiple photos. Tue, 02 Jul 2013 05:01:02 +0000 Cindee Talley 18180 at http://hppr.org Sternberg Fossils Go Online in 3-D Life is What You Paint It http://hppr.org/post/life-what-you-paint-it <p>Can you imagine living over 100 years and only having two regrets?&nbsp; I can't.&nbsp;&nbsp; It is one of the things that amazed me about Velma Wancura.&nbsp; Wed, 13 Mar 2013 05:01:00 +0000 Cindee Talley 13282 at http://hppr.org Life is What You Paint It