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F&M Names Carrie Rampp AVP for Information Technology

Franklin & Marshall College has named Carrie Rampp associate vice president for Information Technology and chief information officer.


Working Dog: F&M Student Trains Canines for Detection

Animals have long been part of Patrick Robbins' life, providing an emotional anchor in a tumultuous life marked by the death of one parent and desertion by another. The Franklin & Marshall College sophomore, majoring in Biological Foundations of Behavior with the intent of becoming a veterinarian, is using the College's opportunities to build his future.


Opportunity Awaits Students, Alumni at F&M Job and Internship Fair

Franklin & Marshall College students and alumni are encouraged to bring their résumés and 30-second hire-me pitch to the College's 2014 Job & Internship Fair on March 4, where 60 businesses and organizations will be on hand, looking to offer full- and part-time jobs, internships, and volunteer opportunities.


Innovation Challenge Tests Creative Thinking on a Deadline

Since launching three years ago, the Franklin Innovation Challenge has charged Franklin & Marshall students with creating inventive business plans to solve pressing social needs in their communities. This year, the contest has undergone an innovation itself -- with a new, timed format designed to inspire even more groundbreaking results and provide real hands-on experience.


Poet Louise Glück to Read at F&M's 2014 Hausman Lecture

On March 5 at 8 p.m., poet Louise Glück, this year's Hausman Lecturer, will take the stage at the Ann & Richard Barshinger Center for Musical Arts to read from her poetry and take questions. 


F&M's Newest Students Bring Local, Global Experiences to Campus

After four months of traveling, volunteering and pursuing new experiences, 29 first-year students arrived on campus this semester to start their Franklin & Marshall careers.


Civil Rights Struggle Continues, Says Analyst and Author Dyson

America has come far in the 50 years since the high-water mark of the struggle for civil rights, but obstacles remain for all people to enjoy equality, author and radio host Michael Eric Dyson told a Franklin & Marshall College audience at the Feb. 27 Common Hour.


F&M Poll: Wolf Has Advantage in Democratic Gubernatorial Race

A York businessman who entered the Pennsylvania governor race in January with a flurry of television advertisements leads a group of Democrats vying for their party's nomination this year, according to a Franklin & Marshall College Poll released Feb. 26.


F&M's Student Newspaper Goes Exclusively Digital

The College Reporter, Franklin & Marshall College's student-run weekly newspaper, printed its last edition on Feb. 3 and concurrently unveiled enhancements to its website and weekly emails. 


New F&M Curriculum Builds Critical Skills in Sequence, Across Disciplines

First-year students arriving at Franklin & Marshall College this fall will blaze a new path to developing critical thinking skills across disciplines, as the College launches a revised curriculum.