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Welcome, Parents and Families!

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  • Parents E-Newsletter, September 2014
  • Our beautiful campus is at its best when it is filled with our students, faculty and staff. It's truly wonderful to have everyone back -- the College comes alive!

    Last week's Convocation ceremony provided an opportunity to consider the academic year ahead and explore the theme of finding, cultivating and expressing one's voice...  more »

News from F&M

    • Lancaster Author Relives 'That Day in September'
    • September 11, 2014 6:59 PM
    •  Artie Van Why was at his desk in an office building just across the street from the World Trade Center on Sept. 11, 2001, when the first plane hit. Within minutes, his life, the nation and the world would change forever. So began the story he shared. 

    • Best FOOT Forward: First-Years Bond on the Appalachian Trail
    • September 11, 2014 9:07 AM
    • Following a successful first year, Franklin & Marshall College's First-Year Outdoor Orientation Trip (FOOT) doubled in size in 2014. In late August, 24 students embarked on a four-day, three-night backpacking trip through a section of the Appalachian Trail in Pennsylvania and Maryland.

    • College Tests Crowdfunding to Support Scholarly Research
    • September 10, 2014 1:40 PM
    • Always creating new opportunities, technology is now providing another means by which colleges can obtain greater academic research and institutional support. The latest is crowdfunding, a social media appeal to the public for donations, which more and more colleges, including Franklin & Marshall College, have adopted.

    • Franklin & Marshall gets high marks in national rankings
    • September 9, 2014 11:49 AM
    • Reflecting the strength of its academic program and initiatives to admit a talented class from the full spectrum of student backgrounds, Franklin & Marshall College received high marks in national rankings this year.

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Upcoming Events for Alumni, Parents and Friends of Franklin & Marshall

September 12, 2014

The 2014 Midterm Election: Politics, Policies, and Personalities with Dr. G. Terry Madonna

Pittsburgh, PA

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September 18, 2014

F&M Happy Hour at Bayou

Washington, DC

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September 27, 2014

F&Mily Apple-Picking Day at Alstede Farms

Chester, NJ

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September 27, 2014

Ben Franklin's Boston: The Colonial Town, the Revolutionary City and the Modern Metropolis

Boston, MA

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September 30, 2014

Council for Women Philadelphia Gathering

Wayne, PA

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October 2, 2014

Council for Women of F&M Gathering

Baltimore, MD

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October 5, 2014

A Taste of Italy/Un Pizzico d'Italia

Hershey, PA

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October 11, 2014

The 2014 Midterm Election: Politics, Policies, and Personalities with Dr. G. Terry Madonna

Philadelphia, PA

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October 11, 2014

F&M Oktoberfest

Tampa, FL

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October 14, 2014

Developing the Brand: Marketing, Advertising, and Public Relations Career Panel and Reception

New York, NY

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October 18, 2014

Tasting Whiskey with Author Lew Bryson '81 at Jack Rose Dining Saloon

Washington, DC

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October 19, 2014

F&M Barbecue with Special Guest Daniel Lugo

Phoenix, AZ

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October 24 - 26, 2014

Homecoming &
Family Weekend

On Campus

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