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Academic Distinctiveness

Collaboration is the cornerstone of a Franklin & Marshall education. What makes academics at F&M truly distinctive is that our students work side by side with professors who want to help them realize ideas, not just talk or read about them. Every F&M student has the opportunity to be creative, examine values and test theories beyond the classroom....

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Academic Resources

The Pulse of  Academics at F&M

Story 7/27/2016

Can Living With Two Languages Make You Smarter?

To determine whether there are cognitive benefits to being bilingual, a Franklin & Marshall College professor and her Hackman student scholar are examining research participants in areas such as...

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Story 7/5/2016

Conditioning a Computer to Make the Right Decisions

While it sounds counterintuitive – making wrong predictions to learn good decision-making – that is exactly how humans think, and it's how a Franklin & Marshall College professor wants artificial...

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Story 6/27/2016

World War I Diary: Experiences of a Battlefield Ambulance...

Before commanding an ambulance corps on French battlefields in World War I, Charles Stahr graduated from F&M, studied medicine at the University of Pennsylvania, and became chief surgeon at Lancaster...

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Story 6/17/2016

Faculty Focus

A regular recap of the achievements and published works of the faculty and professional staff at Franklin & Marshall College.

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Story 6/10/2016

Simic '15 Makes Presentation to NATO and Ukrainian Leaders

A Franklin & Marshall College alumna took the place of a professor who was unable to attend a recent security conference in Kiev that highlighted NATO-Ukraine cooperation on demining efforts in the...

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Story 5/25/2016

Faculty Focus

A regular recap of the achievements and published works of the faculty and professional staff at Franklin & Marshall College.

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Story 5/24/2016

College Links Up with Internet2, Faster Connection to...

Franklin & Marshall College has joined Internet2. It is the nation’s largest and fastest research and education network. 

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Story 5/17/2016

College Awarded Tree Campus USA Status

"This took a lot of work to achieve – a true testament to the Campus Tree Advisory Committee," said Mike Wetzel, associate vice president for facilities management and campus planning, and chair of...

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Story 5/10/2016

F&M Receives Gift from Winter Family for Landmark Visual...

A $10 million commitment — the second largest single gift in the College's history — from Franklin & Marshall Trustee Benjamin J. Winter '67 and his wife, Susan, will provide the leadership...

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August 08
event 8/8/2016

Syllabus Workshop Drop-In

Faculty Center

Working on your syllabus? Stop by the Faculty Center this morning during our coffee hour. Faculty...

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August 09
event 8/9/2016

Canvas Drop-In Support Session

Faculty Center

Stop by the Faculty Center this morning for our Canvas Drop-in Support session. Instructional...

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August 15
event 8/15/2016

Syllabus Workshop Drop-In

Faculty Center

Working on your syllabus? Stop by the Faculty Center this morning during our coffee hour. Faculty...

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August 16
event 8/16/2016

Canvas Drop-In Support Session

Faculty Center

Stop by the Faculty Center this afternoon for our Canvas Drop-in Support session. Instructional...

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September 09
event 9/9/2016

F&M Music Faculty Concert - Sound Horizons Concert Series

Barshinger Concert Hall

We are proud to present the fourth annual F&M Music Faculty concert as the opening event of the...

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October 15
event 10/15/2016

Spectrum Concert

Barshinger Concert Hall

F&M Orchestra, Jazz Ensemble, Philharmonia, Symphonic Wind Ensemble, African Drumming Ensemble,...

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October 25
event 10/25/2016

Diversity in Media: screening of Blaxploitalian: One hundred...

Life Sciences 142 Auditorium

Diversity in Media: screening of Blaxploitalian: One hundred years of blackness in Italian cinema (...

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October 29
event 10/29/2016

Philharmonia Concert

Barshinger Concert Hall

The First Time Celebrating the F&M Orchestra's 30th season Beethoven, Symphony No. 1 (performed...

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November 03
event 11/3/2016

Collaboration: Making Music and Dance Together

Mayser Gymnasium

Trio Clavino (Doris Hall-Gulati, Simone Maurer, Xun Pan), with Jennifer Conley (F&M), Lynn Brooks (...

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