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Franklin College Celebrates Homecoming and Alumni Weekend 2021

Franklin College’s annual Homecoming and Alumni Weekend festivities will take place Tuesday, Oct.12 through Sunday, Oct. 17. Events vary from…

Posted Sep 9, 2021

Campus News

College Receives Its Largest Ever Research Grant to Fund Collaborative Mallard Study

Franklin College students and faculty will soon benefit from a $300,489 research grant to study the movement, survival, habitat selection…

Posted Sep 7, 2021

Campus News

College Announces Gift Commitment from IU Head Football Coach Tom Allen

Franklin College has announced a gift commitment from Indiana University head football coach Tom Allen to construct a weight room…

Posted Aug 31, 2021

Campus News

College Recognizes Students with Laurels and Lancers Awards

Franklin College sophomores Jadyn List and Elliot Davidson received the Laurels and Lancers Awards during the annual Opening Convocation and…

Posted Aug 27, 2021

Campus News

Meet Dr. David H. Dunkle ’94, President and CEO for Johnson Memorial Health

Being the President/CEO of a health network means being part business leader and part politician, and it requires a precise…

Posted Aug 27, 2021

Campus News

Professional Development Award Received from The Council of Independent Colleges

Franklin College announced today it received a Network for Vocation in Undergraduate Education (NetVUE) Professional Development Award in the amount…

Posted Aug 26, 2021

Events and Lectures

College to Host Fall Art Exhibit

Alan Larkin, who works primarily in oil and pastel but is also known for his etchings and lithographs, will exhibit…

Posted Aug 24, 2021

Campus News

College Board of Trustees Elects New Member

The Franklin College Board of Trustees has elected a new member, David H. “Dave” Dunkle, M.D., of Greenwood, Indiana.  Dunkle…

Posted Aug 18, 2021

Campus News

College Thanks Retired Staff Members for Their Service

Several Franklin College staff members retired from the college recently. Combined, they represent nearly 210 years of service to the…

Posted Aug 12, 2021

Campus News

College to Inaugurate Kerry N. Prather as 17th President

Kerry N. Prather will be inaugurated as the 17th president of Franklin College during a ceremony beginning at 2 p.m.,…

Posted Aug 10, 2021

Campus News

Franklin College, Ivy Tech Partner to Offer Bachelor’s Degree Path

Ivy Tech Community College and Franklin College have partnered to provide an accelerated pathway to a bachelor’s degree, giving students…

Posted Jul 30, 2021

Campus News

College Exceeds Franklin Fund Goal

Franklin College announced it has exceeded its Franklin Fund goal for the 2020-2021 fiscal year, which ended June 30, 2021….

Posted Jul 20, 2021