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Reunion Weekend Strikes A Nostalgic Chord for 1,200 Alumni

A warmth borne of sunlight and fond memories bathed the campus of Franklin & Marshall College as alumni and their families gathered June 6-8 for Reunion Weekend 2014.


International Meeting on Moving Images and the Mind Comes to Campus

Subjects from violence and filmmaking morals to reality TV and the Amish will occupy more than 70 scholars in such disciplines as philosophy, brain science, sociology, and cognitive psychology when they converge on Franklin & Marshall College to share papers and presentations during the annual conference of the Society for Cognitive Studies of the Moving Image June 11-14.


Can We Be 'Too Clean?' Exploring Resistance to Asthma Among Amish

Exposure to certain environmental and social elements appears to reduce the likelihood of asthma, according to a recently released study based on survey data collected by Franklin & Marshall College.


Lenfest Grant Bolsters Successful College Advising Program

The Philadelphia-based Lenfest Foundation has awarded $300,000 to the Pennsylvania College Advising Corps (PCAC) to allow F&M to expand PCAC to reach more students. The foundation's grant -- the second $300,000, three-year grant Lenfest has made to PCAC -- will be divided evenly over three years to support the program.


Relief Group Contributes to Rebirth of Storm-Ravaged Staten Island

Eight members of F&M's Catastrophic Relief Alliance spent three days working with a nonprofit group to restore a Staten Island, N.Y., home ravaged by Super Storm Sandy in 2012.


F&M Alumni Come Home To Celebrate Reunion Weekend 2014

A half-century of Franklin & Marshall College graduating classes, those whose years end in "4" and "9," will converge on campus June 6-8 for Reunion Weekend 2014.


F&M Students Promote Youth Involvement in Ivory Coast

Efforts to help local communities in the Ivory Coast city of Bouake rebuild in the aftermath of two separate civil wars have earned two Franklin & Marshall College students a prestigious Projects for Peace grant.


F&M Students Explore Impact of Iraq War on Local Veterans, Immigrants

With a well-established community of veterans and an influx of new Iraqi immigrants, the Lancaster area has experienced the lasting effects of the Iraq War in a way that provided a group of Franklin & Marshall College students a unique glimpse into the personal costs of war.


F&M Poll: Wolf Maintains Lead in Democratic Primary Race

Less than a week before Pennsylvania's May 20 primary election, businessman Tom Wolf maintains the lead he has held since the Democratic gubernatorial nomination race began in January, according to the latest Franklin & Marshall College Poll.


Stephanopoulos Tells F&M Graduates To Take Chances, Never Stop Learning

As they embark on paths toward professional careers or post-graduate studies, members of Franklin & Marshall College's Class of 2014 were urged by ABC News anchor George Stephanopoulos to take chances and embrace lifelong learning.