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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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Exceptional Faculty-Student Collaboration

At Franklin & Marshall College, our students have remarkable opportunities to work side by side with faculty who are conducting groundbreaking work in their fields of expertise.

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Academic Resources

The Pulse of  Academics at F&M

Story 9/22/2020

‘Stratification Economics’ Founder Discusses Slave...

Economist William Darity Jr., founder of “stratification economics,” where social classes within a society are separated along economic lines, discussed his theory and how it applies to reparations...

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Story 9/18/2020

Alumnus Returns to Perform Sufi Fusion at F&M

Haunting instrumental strains are background to the melodic voice of Franklin & Marshall College alumnus Umer Piracha '07, who will give a virtual campus performance of Sufi fusion Sept. 24. 

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Story 9/15/2020

A Life Dedicated to Advocating for Racial Justice and Equity

While her second-grade classmates were reading Judy Blume, Ashani Williams ’22 was reading Malcom X’s autobiography. Now, she’s pursuing her passion for seeking racial justice and equity for Black...

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October 15
event 10/15/2020

Federico Fellini at 100 - Film Retrospective

Virtual Event

Federico Fellini, Amarcord, Italy 1973, 123 mins This carnivalesque portrait of...

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November 05
event 11/5/2020

From Morocco to France and Israel: 20th Century Jewish...

Virtual Event

While Yona's study focuses on the family from a micro scale, its guiding question seeks to...

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November 12
event 11/12/2020

Federico Fellini at 100 - Film Retrospective

Virtual Event

Federico Fellini, 8 1/2, Italy 1963, 139 mins. Marcello Mastroianni plays Guido...

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