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Vail to Unveil 'Something Striking'

She has hired the dancers. The costumes are ready. A performance venue has been secured. Now, Pamela Vail will let her choreography take care of the rest.


History Department Hosts Fulbright Visiting Specialist

Karim Barghouthi, assistant professor and chair of the Department of Philosophy and Cultural Studies at Birzeit University in the West Bank, is F&M's first Fulbright Visiting Specialist through the Direct Access to the Muslim World Program. 


College Community Prepares for H1N1

The College aims to strike a balance between checking the spread of the illness and minimizing disruption to academic life. 


Budget Impasse Taxing Patience of Pa. Voters

Pennsylvania’s inability to pass a budget for fiscal 2010 has had a profound effect on the favorability and job-performance ratings of the state’s leaders, according to the latest Franklin & Marshall College Poll. 


Celebrating 40 Years of Coeducation

The College’s transformation into a coeducational institution in fall 1969 redefined the college experience itself. 


Faculty Members Promoted

Ten members of Franklin & Marshall College’s faculty were promoted prior to the start of the 2009-10 academic year.


College Welcomes the Class of 2013

Arriving from as far away as Armenia, Hawaii and Hong Kong, first-year students will be greeted on Aug. 28 by an efficient, cheerful and helpful crew of movers. 


Local Stock Exchange Plan Gains Momentum

Soon, you may be able to buy and sell shares of local companies such as Isaac’s Deli or Wolfgang Candy.


F&M Site Named Runner-up in Best of the Web Awards

The College Web site was redesigned to appeal to first-time users and has been successful in accomplishing this goal. 


Taking the Road Less Traveled in China

This summer, 14 Franklin & Marshall students embarked on a 19-day whirlwind tour through some of the most famous—and some of the most remote—sights in China.