Majors & Minors: Choose Your Field of Study

Students who learn to confront the complex issues of today's world become the leaders who solve everyday problems in whatever path they choose in life.

Student-Faculty Collaboration at F&M

The Franklin & Marshall curriculum provides a framework for our students’ intellectual development over their four years at F&M, and helps them become the creative, responsible and ambitious participants in learning who will be exceptionally prepared to live and work beyond their years in college. 

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Academic Distinctiveness

Exceptional Faculty-Student Collaboration

At Franklin & Marshall College, we believe that undergraduate research, with careful mentoring of a faculty supervisor, can be one of a student's most meaningful and significant experiences at F&M, and it shouldn't be a "rare" experience for just a few hand-picked students.

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Academic Resources

The Pulse of  Academics at F&M

Story 6/15/2018

Conservation Paleobiology: What’s Natural in the Ocean

Five Franklin & Marshall College students and Assistant Professor of Geosciences Paul Harnik boarded boats along the Louisiana and Alabama coasts and sailed hours into the Gulf of Mexico to collect...

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Story 5/24/2018

F&M Student Chosen for National Fellowship in Public...

Lia Tavarez, first-generation rising junior at Franklin & Marshall College, was one of eight students nationwide this year chosen to participate in the 2018 Frank Karel Fellowship in Public Interest...

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Story 5/21/2018

Experiencing Earth’s Geoscience History in America’s...

During spring semester, Professor of Geosciences Andrew de Wet and the department’s research lab manager and technician Emily Wilson took 16 students to New Mexico and Arizona to visit numerous...

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September 14
event 9/14/2018

F&M Music Faculty Concert - Sound Horizons Concert Series

Barshinger Concert Hall

The 4th Annual F&M Music Faculty Potpourri Once again some of our wonderful music performance...

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September 25
event 9/25/2018

Economics Annual Wayne K. Van Dyck Lecture - Robert Kuttner

Roschel Theatre

Democracy and Capitalism: Allies or Adversaries?   Robert Kuttner is Meyer and Ida Kirstein...

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October 13
event 10/13/2018

Master Class with Dolce Suono Trio - Sound Horizons Concert...

Barshinger Concert Hall

Master class tickets will be sold separately from concert tickets. Details will be available via...

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