Fort Hays State University and the Hays Area Chamber of Commerce will cut the ribbon for the university’s new Robbins Banking Institute at 10 a.m. Friday in McCartney Hall, Room 204 on the FHSU campus.

The public is invited to attend the celebration, which will introduce Alan Deines, the banking institute director, and recognize W.R. and Yvonne Robbins for their generosity in making possible new opportunities for students interested in a banking career. A tour of the institute and light refreshments will follow the ceremony.