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Lugar Documentary to Premiere on Campus

Franklin College will present the premiere of the documentary, “Richard Lugar: Reason’s Quiet Warrior,” at 7 p.m. on Monday, April…

Posted Apr 13, 2018

Campus News

College Announces 2018 #GivetoGRIZ Challenge

Franklin College will host its sixth annual Day of Giving Challenge, #GivetoGRIZ, on Thursday, April 19, 2018. The money raised…

Posted Apr 13, 2018

Campus News

Tamika Catchings, Retired WNBA Player, to Deliver 2018 Commencement Address

Franklin College will host its 2018 commencement ceremony at 10 a.m. Saturday, May 19 in Spurlock Center Gymnasium on campus….

Posted Apr 2, 2018

Campus News

College Receives 2017 Tree Campus USA Recognition

Franklin College has earned a Tree Campus USA recognition for the fifth consecutive year by the Arbor Day Foundation for…

Posted Mar 5, 2018

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New Vice President for Finance and Chief Financial Officer Named

Franklin College has named Joseph B. Hornett as vice president for finance and chief financial officer, serving on the President’s…

Posted Feb 27, 2018

Events and Lectures

College Selected to Host Prestigious Indianapolis Prize Lecture

Franklin College has been selected as a host site for one of Indianapolis’ most prestigious lecture series – the Indianapolis…

Posted Feb 24, 2018

Campus News

Engaged Learning Program Receives Generous Grant

The Elba L. and Gene Portteus Branigin Foundation, Inc. has awarded Franklin College a $100,000 grant for the continued advancement…

Posted Jan 11, 2018

Campus News

Employees Recognized for Excellence and Years of Service

Franklin College honored two employees with awards of excellence and recognized several employees for milestone years of service at the…

Posted Dec 22, 2017

Campus News

Students, Alumni and Faculty Produce Historic Preservation Documentary

Franklin College students, alumni and faculty have partnered with WFYI, Indiana’s largest public broadcasting station (PBS) to produce a documentary film…

Posted Dec 13, 2017

Campus News

Franklin College Alumnus Inducted into The Indiana Academy

Eugene “Gene” L. Henderson, a 1950 graduate of Franklin College, was inducted into The Indiana Academy at its 47th annual…

Posted Oct 18, 2017

Campus News

New Vice President for Development and Alumni Engagement Named

Franklin College has named Dana S. Cummings as vice president for development and alumni engagement, serving on the President’s Cabinet….

Posted Feb 16, 2018

Campus News

Alumni to be Honored at Homecoming Hail to Franklin Dinner

Recipients of Franklin College’s 2017 Alumni Council Awards will be recognized at the Hail to Franklin Dinner on Friday, Oct….

Posted Oct 12, 2017