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Franklin College Lecture to Focus on Power of Perseverance

Franklin College will host the final event in its 2022-23 Convocation Lecture Series on Thursday, March 2 at 7 p.m….

Posted Feb 8, 2023

Events and Lectures

Join Us As We Commemorate Black History Month

Franklin College will celebrate Black History Month with three events open to the public. The first event features the Black…

Posted Feb 3, 2023

Campus News

Ready to Run – The Memorial Day Mile

Chad McCullough ’96 has spent most of his life on the run. He took up running cross-country in middle school,…

Posted Jan 31, 2023

Campus News

Franklin College Board of Trustees Elects Four

Four new members were recently elected to the Franklin College Board of Trustees. The new trustees will join the board…

Posted Jan 26, 2023

Campus News

College Receives Grant for Distinctive Student Experiences

Franklin College has received a $50,000 grant from the Elba L. and Gene Portteus Branigin Foundation supporting the college’s Branigin…

Posted Jan 25, 2023

Campus News

College Professor Named Community-Engaged Alliance Faculty Fellow

Franklin College Associate Professor of History and Director of Women’s Studies Meredith Clark-Wiltz, Ph.D., was selected as a Faculty Fellow…

Posted Jan 18, 2023

Campus News

College to Host Exhibit by Award-Winning Artist Joel Fremion

The Franklin College Art Department will welcome its second guest artist exhibit of the 2022-2023 academic year to campus in…

Posted Jan 13, 2023

Campus News

Students Selected For Intercultural Honors Experience

Franklin College’s Office of Global Education has selected 14 students to fill its exclusive undergraduate research seminar — the Intercultural…

Posted Jan 11, 2023

Campus News

Meet Gunnar Dittrich ’20 – Birds Are His Calling

Gunnar Dittrich ’20 did not realize birds were his calling until he came to Franklin College. Today, he specializes in…

Posted Jan 6, 2023

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College Continues to Strengthen Connections in Tech Industry

Since his February 2021 appointment as the director of digital fluency at Franklin College, Andrew Rosner has engaged in networking…

Posted Jan 5, 2023

Campus News

Employees Recognized for Excellence and Years of Service

Christine Morris, academic administrative assistant for the fine arts division, was selected as the 2022 recipient of the Margaret A….

Posted Dec 22, 2022

Campus News

Students Present Business Ideas at Shark Tank-Style Event

Students in Jeremy VanAndel’s “Development of Entrepreneurial Mindset” course gathered in The Historic Artcraft Theatre on Tuesday, Nov. 29 to…

Posted Dec 21, 2022