THE CLASS OF FALL 2018

Pleicones

Francis Marion celebrates
Largest Fall commencement
In university’s history

Francis Marion University awarded degrees to 329 graduates at its fall commencement ceremony on Saturday, Dec. 15. It was the largest fall commencement in FMU history. Chief Justice of the South Carolina Supreme Court Costa M. Pleicones gave the address.

GREAT GRAD STORIES

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First DNP
Graduates make
FMU history

Francis Marion graduated its first class of doctoral students at its fall commencement ceremony Saturday. It was a big day for the University.

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Headed back
To the Classroom
After graduation

Mastering the classroom is critical, says Austin Halliburton, but the college experience is about much more than that.

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PA grad’s walk
More difficult
Than others

Hanna is one of just 32 students in the first PA class that was selected from a pool of more than 1,000 applicants. She’s the only one who is a double amputee.

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Specht-acular:
Dual sport athlete
Ready for more

Warren Specht has seen the highs and lows of being a student athlete Francis Marion University, and now he coming back for more.

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Commencement 101:
Fall 2018

Commencement at FMU is a big day for everyone involved. Check out what the Fall 2018 ceremony is all about.

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Psychology Grad
Bids farewell
To rewarding journey

FMU wasn’t Chanie Robinson-Cain’s first choice when she was picking out a college and it took her two years to settle on a major once she arrived. But four years later, she wouldn’t change a thing.

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FMU’s first PA
Class forges a
Unique bond

Twenty-seven months and gallons of midnight oil later, Francis Marion University’s first class of Physician Assistants have graduated.

John Keith

Honorary degrees
Awarded to Keith,
Pleicones

Francis Marion University will award honorary degrees to a former Chief Justice of the South Carolina Supreme Court and a Pee Dee pediatrician and entrepreneur during fall commencement ceremonies on Saturday, Dec. 15

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Francis Marion to celebrate fall commencement, first class of doctoral graduates

Francis Marion University will award degrees to 329 new graduates at its fall commencement ceremony on Saturday, Dec. 15 at 10 a.m.

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