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Speeches and Addresses

This selection of remarks given by President Daniel R. Porterfield, Ph.D., offers a snapshot of the social and higher-education issues that are important to him and Franklin & Marshall College.

Education Creates Freedom
North Star Academy Charter School of Newark Graduation Ceremony
June 12, 2014
Newark, NJ

"WE Have A Dream..."
"I Have A Dream" Foundation "Spirit of the Dream" Spring Gala
June 10, 2014
New York

Love Makes Space
Franklin & Marshall College 2014 Commencement Address
May 10, 2014
Lancaster, PA

Recommitting to the Dream (and remarks by Markera Jones '15)
2014 Crispus Attucks Community Center MLK Day Breakfast
January 20, 2014
Lancaster, PA

The Future of Our Country
2013 Tribute Dinner: Homecoming and Family Weekend
October 5, 2013
Lancaster, PA

Defining Moments
Franklin & Marshall College 2013 Convocation Address
August 27, 2013
Lancaster, PA

Parents Welcome
2013 Move-In Day for New Students
August 23, 2013
Lancaster, PA

2012-2013 Speeches and Addresses
August 28, 2012-June 8, 2013

2011-12 Speeches and Addresses
June 23, 2011-June 21, 2012