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Pursue?

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Events and Lectures

Theatre Department to Present “Machinal”

The Franklin College Theatre Department will present the play Machinal at 8 p.m. beginning Thursday, Nov. 14 through Saturday, Nov….

Posted Oct 31, 2019

Events and Lectures

Professor Publishes First Poetry Collection; Next Speaker at Visiting Writer Series

Franklin College will welcome one of its own as the third speaker in the 2019-2020 Carlson-Stauffer Visiting Writer Series. Callista…

Posted Oct 25, 2019

Events and Lectures

Join Us at the Next Blue and Gold Admission Event!

Franklin College will host a Blue and Gold Day admission event on Saturday, Nov. 2.  This is an opportunity for…

Posted Oct 22, 2019


September 17- November 22, 2019


Join us for the first art exhibit of the 2019-2020 Season!

The Franklin College Art Department will welcome its first guest artist exhibit of the 2019-20 academic year to campus this…

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