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College Administrator Appointed to TechPoint Board of Directors

Tim Garner, Ph.D., associate vice president for institutional analytics and special projects at Franklin College, has been appointed to TechPoint’s…

Posted Jun 2, 2020

Campus News

College Earns Prestigious Awards from Indiana Society of Professional Journalists

The Indiana Society of Professional Journalists recently announced awards, and Franklin College was recognized in several categories competing in the…

Posted May 29, 2020

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College to Begin Esports Program in 2021

Franklin College has announced plans to launch an esports program to begin in the 2020-2021 academic year. Esports is competitive…

Posted May 26, 2020

Events and Lectures

Commencement for 2020 Graduates to be Held in October

Franklin College will host a commencement ceremony for its 2020 graduates on Sunday, Oct. 11, 2020.  Originally scheduled for Saturday,…

Posted May 26, 2020

Campus News

“Top Ten Seniors” Announced

Ten Franklin College students were recognized as the “Top Ten Seniors” for their outstanding contributions and accomplishments at the annual…

Posted May 18, 2020

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President Prather Shares Steps Toward Opening Campus for Fall Semester

Franklin College President Kerry N. Prather provided a video message today to college constituents sharing the goal of opening campus…

Posted May 15, 2020

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Franklin College Student Foundation Elects New Members

Franklin College elected new students into the Student Foundation for the 2020-2021 academic year. Established in 1980, The Student Foundation…

Posted May 13, 2020

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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

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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

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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