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Dean Hammer: 2013 Recipient of the Christian R. and Mary F. Lindback Foundation Award for Distinguished Teaching

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The following citation was presented at Franklin & Marshall College's Commencement Ceremony on May 11, 2013: After completing his Ph.D. in political science at the University of California, Berkeley, in 1989,…

Russell T. O'Connell: 2013 Recipient of the Richard Kneedler Distinguished Service Award

The following citation was presented at Franklin & Marshall College's Commencement Ceremony on May 11, 2013: The Richard Kneedler Distinguished Service Award was created to recognize one member of the professional…

David McMahan: 2012 Recipient of Bradley R. Dewey Award For Outstanding Scholarship

The following citation was presented at Franklin & Marshall College's Commencement Ceremony on May 11, 2013: David McMahan, whose Ph.D. hails from the University of California, Santa Barbara, came to Franklin…

F&M Commencement Moved Indoors

Due to forecasts of inclement weather tomorrow, May 11, Franklin & Marshall College's Commencement ceremony will be held in the Alumni Sports & Fitness Center.


Thousands to Gather for F&M Commencement May 11

Thousands of family members and friends, faculty and professional staff will join the Class of 2013 at Franklin & Marshall College's Commencement ceremony on Saturday, May 11.


The Religion Machine: Professor Studies Intersection of Prayer and Technology

John Lardas Modern, associate professor of religious studies at Franklin & Marshall, studies the relationship between prayer and technology. He is conducting research for a book, tentatively titled "The Religion Machine," about the "profound role" he says technology plays in the practice and study of prayer.


Bridgett Award Honors Creator of F&M's First Civil Rights Week

F&M's Black Student Union honored Chyann Starks with the Bridgett Award, named for one of F&M's first African-American graduates, at the BSU's Black Carpet Formal March 23. Starks was selected for her work in organizing the College's first Civil Rights Week in February.


Professional Development Lunch

The last Professional Development Luncheon of the academic year: Food, Fashion, Art and Tattoed People,  by Mark Pontz, from Fine Living Lancaster magazine. Tuesday, April 2, 2013


F&M Closed for Non-essential Staff March 6 Due to Snowstorm

Because of a severe snowstorm forecasted to move through the Lancaster County area, Franklin & Marshall College will be closed except for critical and essential staff Wednesday, March 6. Individual faculty members will determine whether to hold classes.


Wellness Rewards: Starting Steps with Spring Fitness Challenge

Whatever your level of exercise, your involvement in this challenge will help F&M FPS as a team. Take a few seconds now before this Friday's March 1st deadline to register.