F&M News

Story 10/23/2017

Shadek Stadium’s Opening Ushers in New Homecoming Tradition

Blue-sky sunshine warmed fall’s crisp air for the opening of Shadek Stadium Oct. 21, ushering in an era of new traditions for Franklin & Marshall College’s Homecoming & Family Weekend.

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Story 10/20/2017

Pennsylvania Governor’s Awards for the Arts Connects College...

With Franklin & Marshall College as a collaborator, and an alumnus who helped make it happen, Lancaster City will host, for the first time since the event began in 1980, the Pennsylvania Governor’s...

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Story 10/20/2017

Autumn Research Fair: Learning Why Writers Write What They...

Time-honored advice for would-be authors is “write what you know.” Franklin & Marshall College senior Joseph Yamulla kept that in mind as he researched how location and place influenced the writings...

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Luminaries

Franklin & Marshall commits to lighting paths for tomorrow’s leaders -- to launching students into lives of consequence. In sustaining and enhancing a two-centuries-long legacy of excellence, our alumni, parents and friends help us Claim our Future. We invite you to read about what you make possible.

Trustee Gift Establishes Program Focusing on High-Achieving Students Who Have Overcome Obstacles

The classroom and postgraduate success of first-generation students from lower-income families demonstrates the power derived from overcoming obstacles. Now, with the generous $1 million commitment of alumnus and Trustee Ken Mehlman '88, the College is embarking on a project to deepen its understanding of students' abilities to translate...

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Shadek Stadium

With a flip of the coin by Larry Shadek '72, P'05, P'06 in the new Shadek Stadium, F&M athletics entered a new era as the Diplomats blessed the field during Homecoming & Family Weekend with a 56-0 win over their football rival Dickinson College.  The football and lacrosse multipurpose facility launches the College's planned  athletic area in North...

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Benefactor Art Clark Says ‘Thank You’ with $4.1 Million Gift to F&M for Financial Aid

 Through generous philanthropy over more than a decade, Clark has created powerful, endowed financial-aid resources at the College, assuring great opportunity for future F&M students and helping advance a critical institutional priority. His latest gift brings his total lifetime giving to F&M to $6.1 million and makes him the second-largest...

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October 24
event 10/24/2017

Hausman Craft Talk: Nick Flynn

Writers House Reading Room

Nick Flynn is the author of three acclaimed books of poetry, The Captain Asks for a Show of Hands,...

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October 24
event 10/24/2017

2017-2018 Hausman Lecture

Barshinger Concert Hall

2017-2018 Hausman Lecture Nick Flynn Barshinger Center for the Musical Arts 8:00 pm Reading...

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October 26
event 10/26/2017

Prior to Equal and Unequal: What Phenomenology Can Tell Us...

Barshinger Concert Hall

Stephan Käufer John Williamson Nevin Memorial Professor of Philosophy We often don’t see what we...

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