Launching Connections

On-Demand | Explore F&More | Digital Newsstand & Radio | Connect to Resources | Archives

Diplomat Digital connects alumni, parents, and community members to F&M on your time and in your space. Diplomat Digital meets you where you are. Experience and enjoy opportunities for life-learning, professional development, reconnection, and engagement. We bring F&M to you. Below you will find convenient access to discussions with our alumni and world-renowned speakers as well as campus resources in just one click.  Follow our Alumni Relations accounts on Facebook and Instagram

View and register for all upcoming events and programs.


On-Demand Programming

Alumni Master Class

Explore our archive of past Alumni Master Class programs, available to watch on-demand.⁣ ⁣ Visit our 'Attend an Event' page on Alumni Connections to register for upcoming programs featuring alumni who have achieved success in a wide range of areas.

Watch Now

Industry Insider

Get insider information and advice from F&M's alumni who are experts in their fields, including real estate and finance.

Watch Now

Faculty Features

Check out our online programs featuring some of your favorite F&M faculty and staff. Discussions and presentations on the current curriculum, research, and special areas of interest are just one click away.  

Watch Now

Diplomat Dialogues

Check out the Alumni Association Board's new virtual webinar series, Diplomat Dialogues.  These online programs feature alumni panelists and speakers sharing resources, supporting wellness, and encouraging life-long learning with all members of the F&M community.

Watch Now

Explore F&More

The 2023 Emerging Writers Festival

F&M's Emerging Writers Festival (EWF) returned for its 21st year! On March 29 - 31, the Department of English brought five writers with first books to campus for three days of In-person and virtual readings, talks, conversation, and more!

Check out this year's lineup:
📘 Tyler Barton (Fiction)
📘 Su Cho (Poetry)
📘 Edgar Kunz (Poetry)
📘 Angelique Stevens (Nonfiction)
📘 Paige Towers (Nonfiction)

Learn More about the Festival.

Story 3/24/2023

Meet the Students: Emerging Writers Festival

Meet the student planners behind the College’s annual Emerging Writers Festival, slated for March 29 to 31. The collaborative effort between students and faculty champions the work of rising writers...

Read More

Digital Newsstand, Radio & Stream 

Celebrating Scholarship

Check out this collection of scholarly and creative works produced by members of the faculty and professional staff of F&M!

Learn More

How to Give Back to F&M

Your gifts make an immediate impact on Franklin & Marshall -- on its students, faculty, campus, and enduring legacy. You can make a difference in each aspect of the student experience. Choose what inspires you to give.

See more information on Giving to F&M


Common Hour

The latest format of the Common Hour series enables the entire Franklin & Marshall College community to virtually gather for culturally and academically enriching events. Catch up on previous programs!

Learn More

Presidential Election Forums

Check out past discussions featuring notable F&M alumni , staff, and faculty.

Watch Now

Alumni Arts Review: Alumni Voices

Celebrate the 9th and final edition of the Alumni Arts Review with Sands Hall, editor, and several distinguished alumni who share insights about their contributions to “Bound.” 

Watch Now

The Pulse

Story 5/25/2023

Liberal Arts is the Future of Work

Liberal arts colleges and educational leaders from around the country will gather at F&M June 1-3 for a conference to imagine the workplace of tomorrow.

Read More
Story 5/24/2023

A Q&A with Matthew Thomas ’10, Director of Leadership,...

Staff Council is proud to spotlight F&M departments and professional staff in Bell & Tower, a weekly newsletter for the faculty and professional staff of Franklin & Marshall College. We hope these...

Read More
Story 5/23/2023

'97 Alum Reconnects with A Cappella Roots

Music producer Ed Chung '97 returned to campus in April to record and produce an album with The Poor Richards, F&M's oldest a cappella group. 

Read More