F&M News

Story 11/20/2017

Jim Shelton is Mehlman Talent Initiative Speaker on Nov. 28...

As president of education at Chan Zuckerberg Initiative, Jim Shelton speaks at Franklin & Marshall College Nov. 28 on the topic, “The Idea of Student ‘Success’ is Tired and Broken. Let’s Fix it.” He...

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Story 11/19/2017

2016 Graduate Earns Prestigious Mitchell Scholarship

Fatoumata Keita ’16 has received a prestigious George J. Mitchell Scholarship, which provides a year of postgraduate study in Ireland. Keita, who majored in government and business, organizations &...

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Story 11/18/2017

F&M Field Hockey: 2017 Division III Semifinalists

Coach Kaitlyn Eager said the 2017 F&M field hockey team will go down as one of the most special groups of women who ever put on a Diplomat uniform. Their hearts, love for the game, and love for each...

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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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November 29
event 11/29/2017

Horror Movie Night: Abraham Lincoln, Vampire Hunter

Writers House Reading Room

Professor Alexander’s Contemporary Gothic Class in conjunction with the Writers House invites you...

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November 30
event 11/30/2017

Now Hour - Unravelling Teddy Roosevelt's Legacy: America's...

Mayser Gymnasium

Elizabeth De Santo Assistant Professor of Environmental Studies Since its inception in 1906, the...

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December 02
event 12/2/2017

Movie Music Concert

Barshinger Concert Hall

F&M Symphonic Wind Ensemble and Orchestra Music for Movies, Video Games & December Music of Susie...

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