F&M News

Story 7/24/2017

Former Board Chair Bonchek Receives CASE Distinguished...

The Council for the Advancement and Support of Education (CASE) has honored former Franklin & Marshall College board chair Lawrence I. Bonchek, M.D., P’91, with one of its most prestigious national...

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Story 7/13/2017

F&M Swimmer Becca Meyers Earns Her Second ESPY Award

Franklin & Marshall College's Becca Meyers has once again earned the Best Female Athlete with a Disability Award at the annual ESPYs. She was announced as the winner during the 25th annual awards...

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Story 7/6/2017

F&M Researchers Find Ground Water Runs Deeper Than...

The Bubble, a spring that provides most of the water for a lake in the central Pennsylvania hamlet of Boiling Springs, is an old mystery to residents who speculate about the spring’s source.  

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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

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.  

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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...

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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

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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! 

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September 07
event 9/7/2017

Canaries in a Coal Mine: Islamophobia Affects All Americans

Mayser Gymnasium

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

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