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Academic Distinctiveness

Collaboration is the cornerstone of a Franklin & Marshall education. What makes academics at F&M truly distinctive is that our students work side by side with professors who want to help them realize ideas, not just talk or read about them. Every F&M student has the opportunity to be creative, examine values and test theories beyond the classroom....

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Academic Resources

The Pulse of  Academics at F&M

Story 4/17/2017

How Three Icelandic Political and Religious Movements...

In the last two decades, three unique movements have emerged in Iceland, shaping the island nation’s culture. They captured the interest of a Franklin & Marshall College first-year student who...

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Story 4/17/2017

Potential Growth in Targets of Racial Discrimination

Sara Albrecht-Soto, a senior psychology and Spanish double major from Lancaster, Pa., wanted to study whether incidents of racial discrimination could be opportunities for positive growth? 

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Story 4/17/2017

Seeking Connections in a Strange Land

For a young American traveler finding his way in a foreign land, the journey is challenging, particularly for a Franklin & Marshall College mathematics major with Type 1 diabetes. He made his...

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Story 4/17/2017

Spring Research Fair: National and Imperial Discourses at...

"Museums and the Production of Identity" was among the many student projects on display in the Martin Library of the Sciences for the April 14 Closer Look Research Fair.  

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Story 4/4/2017

Four New Faces, and One Familiar One at 2017 Emerging...

In a typical year, the Emerging Writers Festival (EWF) welcomes five fresh faces to the Franklin & Marshall College campus for three days of dialogue about the art and craft of writing. This year is...

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Story 3/31/2017

Students Take Second in Social Entrepreneurship Pitch...

Todd Bartos, adjunct assistant professor of business, organizations & society, and his Social Entrepreneurship class left an impression with three Franklin & Marshall College seniors, Aaron Hoffman,...

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Story 3/30/2017

Mellon Foundation Grant Will Enhance F&M's Efforts to...

An $800,000 grant from The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation will help launch a suite of Franklin & Marshall College initiatives aimed at advancing the College's commitment to inclusivity.

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Story 3/27/2017

Research Takes Senior, Professor to Bonn UN Conference on...

Senior Lea Senft’s twin passions for wildlife and environmental conservation and her research into public policy recently sent her to a United Nations conference in Bonn, Germany.

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Story 3/23/2017

Celebrating Musical Performance: From Tchaikovsky to de Meij

Franklin & Marshall College’s Brian Norcross conducted a different type of community conversation before a large crowd during the College’s Common Hour March 23. 

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April 23
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Choral Concert

Barshinger Concert Hall

Spring Concert F&M College Chorus and Chamber Singers Concert Joined by members of the Lancaster...

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April 24
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English Department Awards Reading

Writers House Reading Room

Join the Department of English and the Philadelphia Alumni Writers House as they recognize the...

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April 27
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Canvas Drop-In

Faculty Center

Getting a jump on your grading?  Stop by the Faculty Center this aftenoon for our Canvas Drop-in...

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April 27
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Kaffeestunde

Global Commons Living Room

Students and FSA meet for the German Kaffeestunde every Thursday to drink coffee, tea, or other non...

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April 28
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Canvas Drop-In

Faculty Center

Getting a jump on your grading?  Stop by the Faculty Center this morning for our Canvas Drop-in...

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May 01
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Write-In Day

Faculty Center

Join us in the Faculty Center from 9-12 or 1-4 for a Writing Retreat. Not doing any ‘writing?’ Then...

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