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College’s Documentary Nominated for Two Emmy Awards

Kurt Vonnegut’s novel, Slaughterhouse-Five, turned 50 years old in 2019. The classic book has been revered by many, and even…

Posted May 11, 2020

Campus News

Virtual Baccalaureate on May 23 to Honor Class of 2020

This year, the Franklin College community will “come together” virtually for the traditional baccalaureate service that is a part of…

Posted May 6, 2020

Campus News

College to Disburse Funds from CARES Act to Students

Franklin College announced today it has received its allotment of emergency funds provided for direct disbursement to students for assistance…

Posted Apr 30, 2020

New Dates Announced for 2020 Commencement and Baccalaureate

Franklin College announced today it will postpone its 2020 commencement ceremony due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Originally scheduled for Saturday,…

Posted Apr 24, 2020

Events and Lectures

Students, Professors Collaborate to Bring Johnson County History to Indiana Historical Society

Thanks to the collaboration of Franklin College students, professors and professionals, access to an important part of Johnson County history…

Posted Apr 21, 2020

Campus News

#GiveToGRIZ 2020 Proves to be Most Successful to Date

As Franklin College students, employees, alumni, trustees and friends are dispersed far and wide due to the Centers for Disease…

Posted Apr 20, 2020

Events and Lectures

College Offers Virtual Tours and Meetings with Admission Counselors, Professors and Coaches

Due to current uncertainties and an abundance of care, on-campus visit activities have been suspended. This includes all tours, on-campus…

Posted Apr 17, 2020

Events and Lectures

Annual Day of Giving, #GivetoGRIZ, Set for April 16

Franklin College will host its eighth annual Day of Giving Challenge, #GivetoGRIZ, on Thursday, April 16, 2020. Donations through #GivetoGRIZ…

Posted Apr 2, 2020

Campus News

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

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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