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Eleven F&M Students Receive Fulbright, Soros and Other Fellowships

Five Franklin & Marshall College seniors set to graduate May 10 and four alumnae received distinguished scholarships for post-graduate work this year, including the Fulbright Fellowship and the Paul & Daisy Soros Fellowship.

F&M Students Chosen for State Department's Critical Language Scholarship

Two Franklin & Marshall College students have been selected for the U.S. Department of State's prestigious Critical Language Scholarship to study Arabic abroad.

'I Have A Dream' Foundation Taps Porterfield for Lifetime Achievement Award

Franklin & Marshall College President Daniel R. Porterfield, Ph.D., will receive the Eugene M. Lang Lifetime Achievement Award from the "I Have A Dream" Foundation at its annual Spring Gala on June 10.

Democratic Candidates for Pa. Governor Bring Disparate Views to F&M

With the primary election three weeks away, the Franklin & Marshall College community filled Ann & Richard Barshinger Center for Musical Arts Thursday, May 1, for a lively, informative discussion among the Democratic gubernatorial candidates.

A Respected Problem-Solver Receives 2014 Kneedler Distinguished Service Award

Franklin & Marshall College President Daniel R. Porterfield presented John Coccia, longtime director of Media Services who colleagues describe as diligent and aimiable, with F&M's heralded 2014 Richard Kneedler Distinguished Service Award.

Ariel Eland '14: Kindled Her Spirit In Liberal Arts

As she prepares to leave for New Orleans this summer to teach secondary math, Eland fondly recalls the broad experiences Franklin & Marshall College afforded her, and the accomplishments she achieved that enriched her mind.


Dana Teano '14: Went the Distance to Find Her Interest

Senior Dana Teano traveled far from Franklin & Marshall College, spending the spring of her junior year in Argentina, to find her career interest in health care.

Samantha Kahn '14: Raised Her Voice and Found Her Calling

A lifelong singer and dancer, Franklin & Marshall College's Samantha Kahn '14 was sure that vocal performance was her calling, but she found another passion in her academic experience -- business.


Researcher Trains Eye on Role of Gender in Customer Service

To research how people perceived male and female service workers and the level of customer service they provide, Franklin & Marshall senior Emily Mooney followed her faculty adviser's suggestion and went to Philadelphia's 30th Street Train Station, an East Coast crossroad. 

Jonathan Salandra '14: Scored in Academics and Athletics

Class of 2014: Jonathan Salandra '14 arrived four years ago at Franklin & Marshall College weighing what field of study to pursue in his college career. He excelled in athletics and academics as a pre-med student.