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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.