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AMS Study Break With Author Doretta Lau

Author Doretta Lau will read from her debut short story collection, "How Does a Single Blade of Grass Thanks the Sun?," at noon Monday, April 28, in Franklin & Marshall College's Philadelphia Alumni Writers House.


Extended Hours in the College Library

The Shadek-Fackenthal Library will be open for extended hours starting Monday, April 28, and through the end of finals on May 3. Coffee and snacks provided by the President's Office will be available starting the evening of April 28. 


Showcasing Our Students at The Phillips Museum of Art This Week

Franklin & Marshall's students are front and center this week, with three exhibitions opening at F&M's Phillips Museum of Art on Tuesday, April 22, Wednesday April 23, and Thursday, April 24. .
 

Recyclemania's 2014 Results

The results from the 2014 Recyclemania contest have arrived. The really, really good news is that our campus trash production decreased by over 21 percent compared with the same period in 2013.


Honoring Distinguished Service Award Ceremony is April 25

Human Resources will hold their annual Service Award Ceremony 3 p.m., Friday, April 25 in the Barshinger Center for Musical Arts in Hensel Hall.


Exhaustive Review Results in Reaccreditation for DPS

Franklin & Marshall College's Department of Public Safety remains one of just a handful of campus police departments in Pennsylvania that is fully accredited, following the latest in-depth review of the department’s organization, management, procedures, facilities and operations by the Pennsylvania Law Enforcement Accreditation Commission of the Pennsylvania Chiefs of Police Association.


Counseling Services Offers Extended Walk-In Hours This Week

As we start a new week with news that we have lost one of our students, Counseling Services in Appel Infirmary (entrance is on the Buchanan Park side of the building) will offer extended walk-in hours, 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Thursday this week.  


Plenty of Water Stations at Commencement

Franklin & Marshall College will provide water stations instead of bottled water at the May 10 graduation this year, a step taken on the recommendation of the College's Sustainability Committee. It's another  "Think Outside the Bottle" initiative to encourage less use of disposable bottled water on campus.


Global Lunch Discussion with Dave Kieran is April 15

The last Global Lunch Discussion of the year in our series on Refugees and Asylum Seekers is noon to 1 p.m. Tuesday,  April 15, at the Joseph International Center. Visiting Assistant Professor of American Studies, Dave Kieran, and several students in his "After War" class will talk about their research with local Iraqi refugees and American Iraq War veterans.
 
 
 
 

Publication Party This Evening for Volume III F&M Arts Review

Come celebrate the "F&M Alumni Arts Review Volume III: SHIFT," 5:30-6:30 p.m., Friday, April 11, Druker Family Humanities Commons  within the Ann & Richard Barshinger Life Sciences & Philosophy Building.