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Seek Untapped STEM Talent, Porterfield Tells Leaders at White House Workshop

Eight months after playing a lead role at a special White House summit on access to higher education in America, Franklin & Marshall College President Daniel R. Porterfield on Sept. 22 addressed the White House's STEM Education Workshop at the University of Colorado, Boulder, where he called on colleges and universities to seek out and recruit more minorities and women to STEM fields.


$5 Million Lehman Endowment Gift to Support Wrestling for Generations of Student-Athletes

News from Franklin & Marshall College FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Cass Cliatt (717) 291-3904 | Cass.cliatt@fandm.edu Sept. 15, 2014 **$5 Million Lehman Endowment Gift to Support Wrestling for Generations of Student-Athletes**…

College Tests Crowdfunding to Support Scholarly Research

Always creating new opportunities, technology is now providing another means by which colleges can obtain greater academic research and institutional support. The latest is crowdfunding, a social media appeal to the public for donations, which more and more colleges, including Franklin & Marshall College, have adopted.