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Events and Lectures

College to Host Black History Month Celebration

Franklin College will welcome Dr. Ebony Griggs-Griffin as the guest speaker for the institution’s inaugural Black History Month Celebration Dinner…

Posted Jan 22, 2020

Events and Lectures

Former NFL Player to Speak at Franklin College

Former NFL player Wade Davis II will present the third and final lecture in the college’s 2019-20 Convocation Lecture Series…

Posted Jan 21, 2020

Campus News

Prather Named College’s Acting President

The Franklin College Board of Trustees has appointed Kerry Prather as acting president of the college, effective immediately. Prather, who…

Posted Jan 14, 2020

Campus News

Presidential Search Committee Co-Chairs Update Franklin College Community on Progress

Dear Franklin College Community, Happy New Year! We want to provide a quick update on the Franklin College presidential search…

Posted Jan 10, 2020

Events and Lectures

Join Us for the Convocation Lecture: “The Relentless Pursuit of Dr. King’s Dream Today”

Franklin College will host the second lecture in its 2019-20 Convocation Lecture Series on Monday, Jan. 20, 2020, as part…

Posted Jan 7, 2020

Campus News

College Welcomes Three New Trustees to Board

The Franklin College Board of Trustees has welcomed three newly elected members into its ranks. Jon Almeras, E. Lynn Grayson…

Posted Jan 6, 2020

Campus News

Inaugural #FCGivingTuesday Proves Successful for Franklin College

Franklin College participated in the globally recognized giving day, GivingTuesday, on Dec. 3, 2019, exceeding the day’s fundraising goal by…

Posted Dec 19, 2019

Campus News

College Awarded $100,000 Grant from Lilly Endowment Inc.

Franklin College announced today it has been awarded a $100,000 planning grant from Lilly Endowment Inc. as part of its…

Posted Dec 17, 2019

Events and Lectures

Artist-in-Residence to Teach Woodworking Class During Immersive Term

The Franklin College Department of Art will welcome artist Kimberly McNeelan to campus to teach a woodworking class during Immersive…

Posted Dec 17, 2019

Campus News

College Welcomes New Tradition: Physician Assistant White Coat Ceremony

The Master of Science in Physician Assistant Studies Program will host its first White Coat Ceremony on Friday, Dec. 13,…

Posted Dec 11, 2019

Events and Lectures

College Hosting Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Celebration

Franklin College invites the community to participate in a day of service and other activities honoring the life and legacy…

Posted Dec 9, 2019

Campus News

Student-Run Newspaper Earns Multiple Awards at National Convention

Representatives of Franklin College’s student-run newspaper, The Franklin, attended the National College Media Convention in Washington, D.C., where the staff…

Posted Dec 3, 2019