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Professional Staff Food for Thought Luncheon Series: Wednesday, Oct. 8

The first luncheon in the series, "Understanding Our Changing Student Population: A Case Study," starts at 11:30 a.m., Wednesday, Oct. 8, in Booth Ferris North & South, Steinman College Center. Program, presented by the Diversity Education and Training Committee (DETC) at F&M, begins at noon.

This Year's F&M Campus United Way Campaign Is Now Underway

The annual 2014 Campus United Way Campaign at Franklin & Marshall College began this week and runs until October 31.

Wednesday Night Baseball Film Series: "Bull Durham" on Oct. 8.

Bull Durham, third film in the series, Screens at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 8,  in the Great Room at Ware College House. Popcorn provided.


Joyce Stephens Joins OSPGD as New Administrative Assistant

The Office of Student and Post-Graduate Development welcomes Joyce Stephens as an Administrative Assistant for the Health and Legal Professions Advising Programs.

Global Lunch Discussion with Laura Shelton is Friday, Oct. 3

The first Global Lunch Discussion of the semester is 11 a.m. to 12 p.m. Friday, October 3, at the Joseph International Center, 701 College Ave. F&M Assistant Professor of History Laura Shelton will discuss her research exploring the role of gossip in the dramatic increase in infanticide trials in northwestern Mexico between the 1870s and the 1930s.

Campus Emergency Text Test is Wed., Oct. 1. Is Your Info Updated?

Franklin & Marshall College will conduct a test of its emergency notification system on Wednesday, Oct. 1. It will involve sending an alert via mobile phone text. Faculty and professional staff are automatically registered to receive a text alert in the event of a campus emergency, but they must make sure their contact information is correct.

Marx in Soho Wednesday, Oct. 1

The one-act play, Marx in Soho will be performed at 7 p.m. Wednesday, October 1, in the Green Room Theatre. The play is supported from the Academic Innovation Fund, Weis House, the Economics Department, and the Van Dyck Fund.

Faculty Focus

Now available, the September Faculty Focus, a regular recap of the achievements and published works of the faculty and professional staff at Franklin & Marshall College.

DADA Night in Cabaret Frankleen (aka Writers House) is Oct. 2

As part of the World War I Centenary, there is Franklin & Marshall's first ever DADA night in Cabaret Frankleen (aka Writers House), 7 to 8:30 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 2, and featuring performances, poetry, art, music and food. DaDa was an arts movement that emerged after the brutality of WWI.

A Former Member of the F&M Community Returns

Former faculty member Diane Patton has been hired as the Coordinator of the Science Teaching Internship Program/Course.