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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.


Uncovering Secrets in the Salt Marshes

The findings of this research may ultimately contribute to our understanding of the ability of organisms to survive in the face of human-induced stresses, including climate change.


Searching for the Truth in the Sudan

A new initiative at Franklin & Marshall will help professors, researchers and students gain an informed approach to understanding the Sudan.


Her Research Aims to Foster Understanding

F&M Research Associate FlorenceMae Waldron spends the summer at the American Immigration Revisited Summer Institute, where she is working as a National Endowment for the Humanities Scholar. 


Students Become Stars in the Classroom

As part of the MARIE program, F&M students bring lessons, the latest technology and an opportunity to view the Australian night sky in real time via remote telescope to high school physics classes. 


Reunion Recap

A Well-rounded Research Experience


A Well-rounded Research Experience

At the University of Maryland’s prestigious Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU) program this summer, Kaitlin Traister ’10 is examining the interaction of liquid crystal with nanoscale materials.