News and Events
Events and Lectures

Public Events Announced for Inauguration of College’s 17th President

Franklin College will celebrate the inauguration of its 17th president, Kerry N. Prather, with a number of events.  The theme…

Posted Sep 21, 2021

Campus News

Meet Keven and Brad Crawford – Two Alumni Who “Flat-Out” Chose Franklin College

Many graduates have memorable stories about their college journey, but Keven Crawford ’75 may be the only one who can…

Posted Sep 20, 2021

Events and Lectures

College Brings “The Importance of Being Earnest” to Local Stage

The Franklin College Theatre Department will present its first play of the year, The Importance of Being Earnest at 8…

Posted Sep 16, 2021

Campus News

College Appoints Two New Institutional Advancement Professionals

Franklin College has announced the appointment of two new institutional advancement professionals, both with extensive higher education and fundraising experience….

Posted Sep 10, 2021

Events and Lectures

Franklin College Celebrates Homecoming and Alumni Weekend 2021

Franklin College’s annual Homecoming and Alumni Weekend festivities will take place Tuesday, Oct.12 through Sunday, Oct. 17. Events vary from…

Posted Sep 9, 2021

Campus News

College Receives Its Largest Ever Research Grant to Fund Collaborative Mallard Study

Franklin College students and faculty will soon benefit from a $300,489 research grant to study the movement, survival, habitat selection…

Posted Sep 7, 2021

Campus News

College Announces Gift Commitment from IU Head Football Coach Tom Allen

Franklin College has announced a gift commitment from Indiana University head football coach Tom Allen to construct a weight room…

Posted Aug 31, 2021

Campus News

College Recognizes Students with Laurels and Lancers Awards

Franklin College sophomores Jadyn List and Elliot Davidson received the Laurels and Lancers Awards during the annual Opening Convocation and…

Posted Aug 27, 2021

Campus News

Meet Dr. David H. Dunkle ’94, President and CEO for Johnson Memorial Health

Being the President/CEO of a health network means being part business leader and part politician, and it requires a precise…

Posted Aug 27, 2021

Campus News

Professional Development Award Received from The Council of Independent Colleges

Franklin College announced today it received a Network for Vocation in Undergraduate Education (NetVUE) Professional Development Award in the amount…

Posted Aug 26, 2021

Events and Lectures

College to Host Fall Art Exhibit

Alan Larkin, who works primarily in oil and pastel but is also known for his etchings and lithographs, will exhibit…

Posted Aug 24, 2021

Campus News

College Board of Trustees Elects New Member

The Franklin College Board of Trustees has elected a new member, David H. “Dave” Dunkle, M.D., of Greenwood, Indiana.  Dunkle…

Posted Aug 18, 2021