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A Respected Problem-Solver Receives 2014 Kneedler Distinguished Service Award

Franklin & Marshall College President Daniel R. Porterfield presented John Coccia, longtime director of Media Services who colleagues describe as diligent and aimiable, with F&M's heralded 2014 Richard Kneedler Distinguished Service Award.

Ariel Eland '14: Kindled Her Spirit In Liberal Arts

As she prepares to leave for New Orleans this summer to teach secondary math, Eland fondly recalls the broad experiences Franklin & Marshall College afforded her, and the accomplishments she achieved that enriched her mind.


Dana Teano '14: Went the Distance to Find Her Interest

Senior Dana Teano traveled far from Franklin & Marshall College, spending the spring of her junior year in Argentina, to find her career interest in health care.

Samantha Kahn '14: Raised Her Voice and Found Her Calling

A lifelong singer and dancer, Franklin & Marshall College's Samantha Kahn '14 was sure that vocal performance was her calling, but she found another passion in her academic experience -- business.


Researcher Trains Eye on Role of Gender in Customer Service

To research how people perceived male and female service workers and the level of customer service they provide, Franklin & Marshall senior Emily Mooney followed her faculty adviser's suggestion and went to Philadelphia's 30th Street Train Station, an East Coast crossroad. 

Jonathan Salandra '14: Scored in Academics and Athletics

Class of 2014: Jonathan Salandra '14 arrived four years ago at Franklin & Marshall College weighing what field of study to pursue in his college career. He excelled in athletics and academics as a pre-med student. 

Jane Goodall Brings Message of Hope to F&M (VIDEO)

View a lecture given by primatologist and conservationist Jane Goodall during her visit to the Franklin & Marshall College campus on April 18.

College to Hold Celebration of Life April 26 for Elana Stein '16

The Franklin & Marshall College community will gather for a Celebration of Life remembering Elana Patrice Stein '16 at 2 p.m. Saturday, April 26, in New College House. Stein, 20, passed…

F&M Chemistry Professor Developing Toxin-Sensing System

A Franklin & Marshall College science professor, with assistance from her students, is working to perfect a procedure that could one day identify pollutants that are difficult to detect. Assistant Professor of Chemistry Christine Phillips-Piro said determining whether a stream, lake or field is contaminated with certain toxic chemicals may one day be as easy as shaking a test tube containing a water or soil sample.

For Hope, Connect Brain and Heart, Goodall Tells F&M Audience

Primatologist and conservationist Jane Goodall brought the voice of the chimpanzee to Franklin & Marshall College's packed Mayser Gymnasium on April 18, offering an imitation of sounds she's heard for more than half a century in east Africa.