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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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Physician Assistant Students Participate in White Coat Ceremony

The Franklin College Master of Science in Physician Assistant Studies Program hosted its White Coat Ceremony on Thursday, Dec. 15,…

Posted Dec 20, 2022

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Students Receive Art Awards

The Franklin College Art Department presented awards at the annual reception of the fall semester student art exhibit on Monday,…

Posted Dec 15, 2022

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President Kerry N. Prather Shares Video Message as Fall Semester Concludes

Dear Grizzlies, I am happy to share a short video message with you here as you prepare for final exams…

Posted Dec 12, 2022