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You are viewing 7 posts for June 2013 in the Latest News section

F&M College Prep Program Preps for a Big Third Year

A new group of students will arrive at F&M this summer to experience firsthand academic and residential life in a college environment. From July 5 to 26, F&M College Prep will welcome 72 rising seniors from school networks nationwide that work with high-achieving, underserved groups.

(VIDEO) F&M's 225th: Highlights of a Year-long Celebration

This video "F&M's 225th: Highlights of a Year-long Celebration" captures the pride, joy and exultation as the College community honored F&M's legacy and toasted its future.

Black Presses, Obscure Writers, and the Literary Renaissance in Harlem

Langston Hughes and Zora Neale Hurston are among the most acclaimed authors from Harlem's Renaissance in the 1920s and '30s, but an F&M professor and student researcher are finding that many other writers, while little known to white and even black readers, were equally important contributors to the movement.

Before Rosie the Riveter, There Were the Women of World War I

Women joining the male-dominated war workplace first occurred during World War I. Their contributions had a significant impact on the war and on the social changes that occurred after the fighting stopped, according to the findings of a research project focusing on media of the World War I era by a Franklin & Marshall College professor and student researcher. 

British exchange students research U.S. history at F&M

Two students from England's University of Chichester have been at Franklin & Marshall College this month, delving into America's past as part of the student exchange program between the two institutions' history departments.

VIDEO: Reunion Weekend 2013 Highlights

In this video, F&M alumni discuss why they came back to campus for Reunion Weekend 2013.

2013 Reunion Weekend a Big Splash for F&M Alumni

For alumni, 2013 Reunion Weekend was about many things, from returning to a campus that has changed over the years to celebrating with classmates to introducing their young children to their alma mater.