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Welcome our Newest Colleagues!

We are pleased to announce and welcome the following people who joined the College community in March.  We are very happy to have them with us and know you will help them feel welcome!


Lecture: Translation, Plants, and Their Pharmaceutical Properties

The Franklin & Marshall College Spanish Department presents at 6 p.m., Wednesday, April 2, in the Ware College House Great Room, a lecture by María Mercedes Carrión of Emory University: "Translation, Plants, and their Pharmaceutical Properties: from Greek Antiquity to Spanish Early Modern Period.”


Lancaster Farm Fresh Spring/Summer CSA Sign-Up

For those in the Franklin & Marshall College community who are interested, it's time to sign up for spring/summer Community Supported Agriculture (CSA) shares from Lancaster Farm Fresh Cooperative. 
 

New Faculty Center Awarded Mellon Grant

The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation has awarded Franklin & Marshall College a $700,000 Grant to provide operating support over the next four years to the new Faculty Center.


The Angel of South Ben

Students, faculty, and staff gathered for lunch in the Great Room of Bonchek College House Tuesday, March 18,  to wish Angel Lopez well as he prepares to retire. Angel has served as a custodian in the halls of South Benjamin Franklin for 17 years and will be greatly missed.


Guided Tours of Theresa Bernstein Exhibition

Join our museum docents on a tour of Theresa Bernstein: A Century in Art, from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., Tuesday, March 25, in the Phillips Museum of Art's Rothman Gallery.


Sociology Colloquium: The Future of Hunger

The Sociology Colloquium Series presents, "The Future of Hunger," a talk by Professor of Sociology Janet Poppendieck from the City University of New York, at 6 p.m., Thursday, March 27, in Ware College House Great Room. She will talk about the future of low-income nutrition assistance in the United States. 

 


Phillips After Hours: Jazz Ensemble Performance

F&M Adjunct Assistant Professor of Music Jarrett Cherner's students will perform a few jazz standards in the Phillips Museum of Art's Curriculum Gallery, 6 p.m., Tuesday, March 27.


the 34th annual Central PA Consortium's Astronomers' Meeting is April 5

The 34th annual Central Pennsylvania Consortium's Astronomer's meeting is 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., Saturday, April 5th, in Stager Hall, Franklin & Marshall College. Registration begins 
at 8:15 a.m. 


Librarian House Calls Returns

Get ready for Librarian House Calls! Librarians and friends will visit most College academic buildings over the next few weeks to answer questions or discuss concerns related to library collections and related services.