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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

Fine Arts

Nationwide Release of Film with Franklin College Ties Announced

When Franklin College associate professor Gordon R. Strain took a hiatus from teaching theatre during the winter of 2015 to…

Posted Sep 7, 2017

Campus News

“Topping Out” on the Franklin College Science Center

Several Franklin College students, faculty, staff, board of trustees and alumni participated in a “topping out” celebration on the first…

Posted Aug 29, 2017

Campus News

Mathematics Faculty Present at National Conference

For the second consecutive year, the entire Franklin College mathematics faculty was invited to present a four-hour minicourse at Mathfest,…

Posted Aug 9, 2017

College Announces New Director of Admissions

Franklin College has announced the appointment of Tara S. Evans as director of admissions at the college. Evans comes to…

Posted Jul 10, 2017

Campus News

Family Endowment Supports Out-of-State Football Recruitment

The George E. and Anna K. Leonard Family Endowed Fund at Franklin College was recently established by Franklin College Head…

Posted Jun 26, 2017

Campus News

$100,000 Grant Extension Allows Continued Research on Duck Migration

Franklin College Associate Professor of Biology Ben O’Neal, Ph.D., has been awarded a $100,000 extension on a grant originally received…

Posted Jun 21, 2017

Campus News

Appointment of Provost and Dean of the College Announced

Franklin College has announced the appointment of Lori K. Schroeder as provost and dean of the college. Schroeder comes from…

Posted May 26, 2017

Events and Lectures

First African-American Federal Judge in State’s History Delivers 2017 Commencement Address

United States District Court Judge Tanya Walton Pratt, the first African-American federal judge in Indiana’s history, delivered the 2017 commencement…

Posted May 20, 2017

Campus News

College Breaks Ground on New Science Center

The college welcomed more than 215 guests to the official groundbreaking of the Franklin College Science Center on Thursday, May…

Posted May 18, 2017