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Alumnus, Trustee Designates $1 Million Revocable Estate Gift to Further the Sciences

Franklin College has been designated to receive a $1 million revocable estate gift from Michael W. O’Dell, M.D., a 1981…

Posted Mar 31, 2020

Campus News

College’s “Women of Distinction” Honored

The Franklin College Office of Diversity & Inclusion recently announced the recipients of its annual Women of Distinction Awards in…

Posted Mar 27, 2020

Campus News

College Becomes Test-Optional for High School Seniors and Reduces Tuition Deposit Amount

In an effort to assist students applying to college during the coronavirus outbreak, Franklin College has announced two immediate changes…

Posted Mar 26, 2020

Campus News

College Announces Extension of Distance Learning for Remainder of Spring Semester and Final Exams

As the number of COVID-19 cases continues to rise in Indiana, Franklin College has announced that it will extend its…

Posted Mar 24, 2020

Campus News

College Temporarily Suspends In-Person Classes and Activities

        Dear Franklin College Community, I want to share with colleagues and students an important update about…

Posted Mar 13, 2020

Coronavirus Update – March 12, 2020

Dear Colleagues and Students, The Coronavirus Task Force continues to monitor all recent developments in this constantly changing situation.  We…

Posted Mar 13, 2020

Campus News

College Earns Tree Campus USA Recognition for Seventh Consecutive Year

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

Posted Feb 26, 2020

Events and Lectures

Interfaith Leaders Visit Campus on Nov. 12 for Day of Learning, Discussion and Entertainment

Franklin College will host an inaugural event that brings together different religious communities and artistic expressions. The event, titled ‘Interfaith…

Posted Feb 25, 2020

Events and Lectures

Board of Trustees Suspends Presidential Search – Names Kerry N. Prather President

The Franklin College Board of Trustees has announced the suspension of its presidential search and the naming of current Acting…

Posted Feb 22, 2020

Events and Lectures

Wonder Five Centennial Celebration to Include Dedication of Historical Marker

This year marks the 100th anniversary of the legendary Franklin Wonder Five’s first Indiana high school basketball state championship, and…

Posted Feb 17, 2020

Campus News

Professor Selected as Prestigious Fulbright Scholar

Franklin College professor Casey J. Hayes, Ph.D., has been selected as the recipient of the Fulbright-Botstiber Award in Austrian/American Studies….

Posted Feb 14, 2020

Events and Lectures

Athletic Training Club to Host Blood Drive

The Franklin College Athletic Training Club is partnering with Versiti Blood Center of Indiana to host a blood drive on…

Posted Feb 14, 2020