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College Temporarily Suspends In-Person Classes and Activities

        Dear Franklin College Community, I want to share with colleagues and students an important update about…

Posted Mar 13, 2020

Coronavirus Update – March 12, 2020

Dear Colleagues and Students, The Coronavirus Task Force continues to monitor all recent developments in this constantly changing situation.  We…

Posted Mar 13, 2020

Campus News

College Earns Tree Campus USA Recognition for Seventh Consecutive Year

Franklin College has earned a Tree Campus USA recognition for the seventh consecutive year by the Arbor Day Foundation for…

Posted Feb 26, 2020

Events and Lectures

Interfaith Leaders Visit Campus on Nov. 12 for Day of Learning, Discussion and Entertainment

Franklin College will host an inaugural event that brings together different religious communities and artistic expressions. The event, titled ‘Interfaith…

Posted Feb 25, 2020

Events and Lectures

Board of Trustees Suspends Presidential Search – Names Kerry N. Prather President

The Franklin College Board of Trustees has announced the suspension of its presidential search and the naming of current Acting…

Posted Feb 22, 2020

Events and Lectures

Wonder Five Centennial Celebration to Include Dedication of Historical Marker

This year marks the 100th anniversary of the legendary Franklin Wonder Five’s first Indiana high school basketball state championship, and…

Posted Feb 17, 2020

Campus News

Professor Selected as Prestigious Fulbright Scholar

Franklin College professor Casey J. Hayes, Ph.D., has been selected as the recipient of the Fulbright-Botstiber Award in Austrian/American Studies….

Posted Feb 14, 2020

Events and Lectures

Athletic Training Club to Host Blood Drive

The Franklin College Athletic Training Club is partnering with Versiti Blood Center of Indiana to host a blood drive on…

Posted Feb 14, 2020

Events and Lectures

Join Us for the Theatre Production “The Wolves”

MARCH 13, 2020, UPDATE:  These performances have been cancelled and may be rescheduled in the future.         The…

Posted Feb 13, 2020

Events and Lectures

Art Exhibit Incorporates Eclectic Media

Sarah Edmands Martin, a design artist and an assistant professor of graphic design at Indiana University in Bloomington, will present…

Posted Feb 12, 2020

Campus News

Alumnus Named Among List of Indiana Influentials

Franklin College alumnus Brad Rateike has been named to the Indianapolis Business Journal’s 2020 “Forty Under 40,” the publication’s annual…

Posted Feb 10, 2020

Campus News

College Receives Endowed Fund to Support Science Students

Dr. Leonard and Dr. M.A. Teresa Bissonnette have established a $75,000 endowed fund at Franklin College to provide critical support…

Posted Jan 28, 2020