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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

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

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

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

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

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

Campus News

Alumnus Named Among List of Indiana Influentials

Franklin College alumnus Brad Rateike has been named to the Indianapolis Business Journal’s 2020 “Forty Under 40,” the publication’s annual…

Posted Feb 10, 2020