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Great Bend welcomes new FHSU president

Great Bend FHSU alumni, Jean Cavanaugh, receives a warm greeting from incoming FHSU president, Dr. Mirta Martin, at a reception held in her honor at Farmer’s Bank and Trust Tuesday morning. Dr. Martin is the 9th president of the university, taking the reigns from outgoing president dr. Ed Hamm...

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Dr. Mirta M Martin attended a reception in her honor, courtesy of the Great Bend location of Farmers Bank and Trust and bank president William R. Robbins.  It was her first official function on her first official day as the first female president of Fort Hays State University.   When Dr. Martin  took her turn at the podium, she talked about her journey as a refugee from Cuba, at the age of five, to Spain, where she lived for five years before she immigrated to the United States with her grandmother.
“I’m thankful to be part of a growing community ...

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