F&M News

Story 8/10/2017

F&M Collaborates with Pennsylvania Colleges to Share Green...

Representatives from seven southeast Pennsylvania colleges came together at Franklin & Marshall on Aug. 4 to learn about the initiatives of the College’s Center for the Sustainable Environment.  

Read More
Story 8/7/2017

Students Grow as Citizens Through Public Service Summer...

How might we eliminate poverty in Lancaster? This aspirational question drove 14 Franklin & Marshall College students throughout their Public Service Summer Internship (PSSI) experience in July.

Read More
Story 8/1/2017

Shanghai Rises as a 21st Century Global City

A Franklin & Marshall College professor and student are examining whether Shanghai’s resurrection from its war-torn, impoverished past to its thriving capitalist present under communist rule is...

Read More

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...

read more

Shadek Stadium

The turf is down at Shadek Stadium as workers  prepare for the football and lacrosse facility's fall opening. The stadium marks the first development for the College's planned  athletic area in North Campus. Shadek will replace the more-than-a-century-old Sponaugle-Williamson Field, located along College Avenue.  

read more

Klehrs Commit $1 Million for Financial Aid

Through their volunteer service and generous philanthropy, they have supported students at their alma mater for decades, focused on efforts to create resources that have growing impact over many years. Leonard Klehr ’72 and Susan Kline Klehr ’73 recently increased their already considerable financial support with a $1 million gift for financial...

read more
August 31
event 8/31/2017

Claiming Our Future: F&M and Liberal Arts Education for the...

Mayser Gymnasium

Daniel R. Porterfield, Ph.D. President of Franklin & Marshall College Daniel R. Porterfield is...

Read More
September 05
event 9/5/2017

Writers House Welcome Back Party & Open Mic

Writers House Reading Room

Celebrate the beginning of a new school year with lots of food, friendship, and an Open Mic! 

Read More
September 07
event 9/7/2017

Canaries in a Coal Mine: Islamophobia Threatens All...

Mayser Gymnasium

Jonathan Brown, Ph.D. Alwaleed bin Talal Chair of Islamic Civilization in the School of Foreign...

Read More