As part of President Barack Obama's Summit on Higher Education at the White House today, Thursday, Jan. 16, the Posse Foundation announced that 10 of the nation’s top colleges and universities, including Franklin & Marshall, collectively will provide Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) scholarships for 500 students during the next five years.
For the third time this academic year, Franklin & Marshall College President Daniel R. Porterfield, Ph.D., will present the College’s perspective on important issues in higher education before a national audience when he participates in a Higher Education Summit at the White House in Washington, D.C., on Thursday, Jan. 16.
Theresa Bernstein had lived in three centuries, her work spanned the length of the 20th century, and now a retrospective exhibition of many of those works, "Theresa Bernstein: A Century in Art," runs from Feb. 7 to April 12 in the Leonard and Mildred Rothman Gallery of The Phillips Museum of Art at Franklin & Marshall College.
The redesign project for the Franklin & Marshall College website moves to its next milestone on Tuesday, Jan. 28, with a town hall meeting from 3-4 p.m. in Stahr Auditorium, Stager Hall Room 102. Faculty, students, and professional staff who have concerns about the current website design and ideas or questions about the redesign are strongly encouraged to attend the meeting.
For F&M Players, Franklin & Marshall College's student theater company, braving the polar winds of January wasn't as challenging as preparing their production of "Into The Woods," the 1986 musical by F&M alumnus James Lapine '71.
Clothes needed for Career Closet, which OSPGD hopes to launch by early February. The Career Closet will loan professional attire to students who do not have or are unable to purchase appropriate clothes for interviews and presentations.
Drop-in to Booth Ferris South in the Steinman College Center on between 11 a.m. and 1 p.m.,Tuesday, Jan. 28, to have a professional headshot taken by F&M staff photographer Melissa Hess.
Interim Provost and Dean of Faculty Joseph Karlesky invites your participation in the 12th annual FPS publications recognition event, Celebrating Scholarship, 4:45-6 p.m., Thursday, Feb. 27, in Shadek-Fackenthal Library's Academy Room. Everyone is invited to attend this event to see and appreciate FPS works produced in 2013. Karlesky also encourages you to submit items produced in 2013 for inclusion in a library exhibit and catalog which will accompany the exhibit.