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Sports Medicine Department Welcomes New Staff

The Sports Medicine Department welcomes three new athletic trainers to the Franklin & Marshall Colllege campus community: Rachel Lawver, Kelsey Voigt and John Taggart.

See a Baseball Game, Support Children's Center

The Parent’s Association of the College Hill Children’s Center invites everyone to join them for a great night at the ballpark to watch the Lancaster Barnstormers and to help support the center. The game starts at 7 p.m, Saturday, Aug. 16. Gates open at 6 p.m.

ITS Welcomes New Staff

Information Technology Services would like to welcome two new professional staff members to our team: Kurt DeMarra and Adam Ramsey. They will join the Desktop Integration & Support team on August 4 as Technical Support Specialists.

TIAA-CREF on campus

Mark your calendars- A representative from TIAA-CREF will be on campus on the dates listed below to conduct individual retirement counseling sessions with interested members of the faculty and professional staff. Please call TIAA CREF at 1-800-732-8353…

Nine Faculty Members Earn Promotions

Nine members of the faculty at Franklin & Marshall College have received promotions in advance of the 2014-2015 academic year.

Curricular Innovation Grant Boosts F&M Faculty Center Funding to $1.1 Million

An ongoing commitment to preparing faculty to meet this challenge has earned Franklin & Marshall College's new Faculty Center a $250,000 grant from the Arthur Vining Davis Foundations. The award brings total support for the center to $1.17 million from various sources.

Two New College House Dons Start This Fall

Two of Franklin & Marshall College's five college houses will have new dons in the 2014-15 academic year, Professor of English Patricia O'Hara at Ware College House and Shirley Watkins Steinman Professor of Classics Ann Steiner at Bonchek College House.

Interfaith Calendar Resources for FPS

Faculty and staff, as you plan events for the next academic year I thought it would be helpful to provide two links that will provide information about significant holy days that may be observed by members of the Franklin & Marshall College community.

Summer Bike Repair Clinic

Bring your bicycle to a free bike repair clinic any time between noon and 2 p.m. on Tuesday, June 24 at Hartman Green. Meet Brad Copeland (Service Manager) and Chris Caldwell (Chief Wheel Spinner) from Lancaster's new community bike center, The Common Wheel.

F&M Sustainability: Closing the Composting Circle

A tractor this spring spread compost made from Franklin & Marshall College's food waste over Sponaugle-Williamson Field. The practice is designed to build healthier turf, but it's also an example of the College's campus-wide efforts at sustainability