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College Announces $200,000 Gift For Center For Tech Innovation

With a recent $200,000 gift from Franklin College Trustee Robert (Rob) B. Brown and his spouse, Ruth, plus generous support…

Posted Mar 26, 2021

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Presidency of Kerry N. Prather Extended

The Franklin College Board of Trustees has announced that Franklin College President Kerry N. Prather will continue to lead the…

Posted Mar 8, 2021

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Esports Program Taking Shape on Campus

Franklin College announced plans last spring to launch an esports program to begin competing during the 2021-2022 academic year. Those…

Posted Mar 4, 2021

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College to Host Conversation with Dr. Patricia Payne on Racism and Equity

Franklin College will welcome Patricia Payne, Ed.D., to campus during its third convocation in its 2020-2021 Convocation Lecture Series. The…

Posted Mar 1, 2021

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Andrew Rosner Appointed as Director of Digital Fluency

Franklin College has announced the appointment of Andrew Rosner as director of digital fluency at the college. Digital fluency is the…

Posted Feb 9, 2021

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College Receives Estate Gift Supporting Education Program

Franklin College has announced an estate gift of $100,000 establishing the endowed Ted Marston Teaching Fund. The gift comes from…

Posted Feb 8, 2021

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Alumna Taylor McElwain ’19 Shares Her Prayer Wall Podcast, “Listen Up”

With her signature poetic style, host Taylor McElwain delivers a hybrid religious sermon and pep talk while tackling topics such…

Posted Jan 28, 2021

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Music Department Receives Grant from Franklin Symphonic Council

Franklin College announced its music department has received a grant from the Franklin Symphonic Council to establish the Patricia Stevens…

Posted Jan 27, 2021

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Journalism Students Excel in Indianapolis Writing Competition

Franklin College journalism students Erica Irish and Emily Ketterer each placed in the reimagined 34th annual Thomas R. Keating Competition…

Posted Jan 25, 2021

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New Admissions Director Passionate About Preparing Students for Purposeful Lives and Careers

Franklin College has announced the appointment of Ryan McClarnon as director of admissions at the college. McClarnon brings more than…

Posted Jan 14, 2021

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College Announces $100,000 Gift to Establish Endowed Scholarship in the Sciences

Franklin College has announced a $100,000 gift establishing the Dr. Barbara Hummel Weil ’47 Memorial Scholarship. The endowed scholarship was…

Posted Jan 11, 2021

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A Holiday Message From President Kerry Prather

Dear Franklin College Family, In spite of it all…Franklin College has much to celebrate this holiday season.  I hope you…

Posted Dec 23, 2020