10/17/2013 Magazine Staff

F&M in the News

Franklin & Marshall people, events and ideas regularly make news. Here are some recent headlines from national and regional sources. For more headlines, go to: www.fandm.edu/news/f-m-in-the-news

Many Colleges Offering More Help With Career Prep

Associated Press/Yahoo News (July 9, 2013) Colleges including Franklin & Marshall have revamped career centers, expanded internship programs and pushed alumni to serve as mentors. go.fandm.edu/career-prep

F&M Forum on Syria Well-Attended, Informative (Video)

CBS 21 News (Sept. 10, 2013) Franklin & Marshall holds a forum to discuss historical context, diplomatic developments and chemical weaponry in Syria. go.fandm.edu/syria-forum

Congress’s Oversight of Domestic Spying Fails for Many Reasons, Scholars Say

The Chronicle of Higher Education (July 22, 2013) Associate Professor of Government Jennifer Kibbe lays out a series of interlocking problems that make failures of oversight inevitable. go.fandm.edu/oversight-spying

Paul Brown Takes Over as Monmouth University President with a Global Vision

Star-Ledger/NJ.com (Aug. 23, 2013) Paul Brown ’72 is Monmouth University’s new president, while his daughter, Emma Brown ’17, joins her father’s alma mater as a first-year student. go.fandm.edu/paul-brown

F&M’s New Dean Excited by Curious, Creative Students

Lancaster Newspapers (Sept. 8, 2013) Dean of the College Margaret Hazlett talks about what drew her to F&M, her personal and professional passions, and her unfulfilled ambition to be an Olympic athlete. go.fandm.edu/dean-hazlett

 Berks County Teen Publishes First Novel

Associated Press/Pottsville Mercury (July 20, 2013) Kelseyleigh Reber ’16 is author of “If I Fall,” the first in a trilogy called “The Circle & Cross” series, about the power struggle between good and evil supernatural forces. go.fandm.edu/reber-novel
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