At Franklin & Marshall College, we connect our students with extraordinary opportunities so they can accomplish great things in their four years on campus. Here are just a few of their stories.
Searching for 'Cosmic Lighthouse' Signals
Six Franklin & Marshall College students, using decades old data, are searching the sky for elusive pulsars, which spin as much as 100 times per second while sending pulsed radio signals....Franklin & Marshall College offers students a hands-on education...
A Student's Surprising Path to the Director's Seat
Of the many things Shoshana Frank set out to do at Franklin & Marshall College, directing an original play wasn't one of them. So how, exactly, did the junior find herself on stage at the Green...
First Impressions and Lasting Memories: Sam & Dena Lombardo's historic gift supports the Now to Next campaign
F&M will build a Welcome Center thanks to a $5 million gift to the Now to Next campaign from Lancaster area natives Sam and Dena Lombardo.
Visiting Poet Makes the Ordinary Extraordinary
I'm done being in love with what leaves — autumn gathers in the trees, russet, then tries not to fall asleep on the cold ground. God, it is hard being happy if you try — instead, be like this slow...Poet Kevin Young shared the richly crafted...
F&M Poll: Big Voter Turnout Expected
Two in three, or 66%, of registered Pennsylvania voters are Franklin & Marshall College offers students a hands-on education that emphasizes close relationships with faculty. Students flourish in a supportive community that treats them as an individual,...
Donor Endows Geosciences Professorship to Honor Longtime Friend's F&M Teaching Career
Jane Woodward never attended Franklin & Marshall College, but she knew of the College's commitment to student-faculty research from Dorothy Merritts, her longtime friend and F&M professor of...Franklin & Marshall College offers students a hands-on...
Diplomat Spirit Soars at True Blue Weekend
Diplomat spirit embraced every corner of Franklin & Marshall College Oct. 21-23, as students, parents and alumni were warmly welcomed back to campus for True Blue Weekend. The annual Homecoming...View a photo slideshow from F&M 2022 True Blue Weekend,...
Making Connections: Talking Death, Horror and Dark Tourism with Professor of Marketing Jeffrey Podoshen
A distinctive feature of the first-year academic experience at Franklin & Marshall College are the discussion-based seminar courses called Connections. Students are assigned to these 16-peer...Franklin & Marshall College offers students a hands-on...
F&M Grad Shows How Anything is Possible with a Liberal Arts Degree
Recent Franklin & Marshall College graduate said she credits the College and her liberal arts degree for landing a position in an industry she thought was out of reach. Hannah Breedlove '22...Recent grad credits liberal arts degree and Office of...
Ware Gift Endows Institute Directorship, expands College House programs
Franklin & Marshall students will enjoy an increased number of community-service opportunities and those in Ware College House a wider array of programming to enhance their student experience,...Franklin & Marshall College offers students a hands-on...
Autocracy and the Challenges to Our Imagination
In the Brooks College House Great Room a few days before Russian-American journalist Masha Gessen addressed a campus audience, a group of students were discussing the writer's works. Franklin & Marshall College offers students a hands-on education...
Gorman Named Vice President for College Advancement
Cynthia C. Gorman has been appointed to serve as Franklin & Marshall's vice president for college advancement. Gorman, who has been serving as interim vice president since May, begins her duties...Cynthia C. Gorman has been appointed to serve as...