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Feb
27

Marion Medallions go to revered politician, hard-working public servant

Two well-known public officials from  the Pee Dee region were recognized for their tireless service to the people of the area at the 2020 Marion Medallion awards ceremony on Thursday, Feb. 27 at the FMU PAC.

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Feb
27

Francis Marion celebrates Black History Month

The Black Heritage Program, held in the Chapman Auditorium, featured a keynote address by Terry James, as well as performances from Francis Marion student groups.

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Feb
25

FMU student short films to be shown at Campus Movie Fest in Hollywood

Without leaving campus, Francis Marion University students recently got a taste of the glitz and glamor of Hollywood.

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Feb
24

FMU’s Wattles to deliver Moran Address

Dr. Will Wattles, Chair of the Francis Marion University Department of Psychology and Walter D. Smith Professor of Psychology, will deliver the 12th William C. Moran Address on Thursday, April 2.

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Feb
24

FMU’s Kassab Gallery hosts two new exhibits

The Francis Marion University Adele Kassab Gallery, located in the Hyman Fine Arts Center, will host two exhibits beginning Tuesday, Feb. 25, Impressed by Nature and Type Directors Club.

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Feb
21

James receives FMU’s AAFSC Diversity Award 

Dr. Erica James, assistant professor of Psychology at Francis Marion University, received the AAFSC’s Diversity Award at the organization’s annual 19th annual gala Thursday night on campus.

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Feb
20

University Place Gallery set to host new juried exhibition

University Place Gallery, Francis Marion University’s newest gallery in downtown Florence, will host its newest exhibition beginning on March 10 with the 2020 FMU Juried Student Art Exhibition.

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Feb
18

FMU’s year-long celebration to culminate in 50th Anniversary Gala

The climax to Francis Marion University’s year-long 50th Anniversary celebration will be the grand 50th Anniversary Gala on Tuesday, April 7 at the FMU Performing Arts Center.

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Feb
18

Francis Marion’s second Open House of the semester coming soon

Francis Marion University’s second Open House of the spring semester will be held on Saturday, March 7. 

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Feb
13

HGTC and FMU form partnership for educators

HGTC and FMU have agreed to an articulation agreement between the colleges establishing a teacher education transfer agreement aimed at addressing a teacher shortage in the state.

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Feb
11

The Texas Tenors ready to wow at the FMU PAC 

The Texas Tenors wowed audiences on America’s Got Talent and during command performances around the world and on Saturday, Feb. 15, they’re coming to Florence.

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Feb
10

FMU’s first Mechanical Engineering cohorts begin matriculation

FMU’s first class of Mechanical Engineering students began their studies this spring and the program will produce its first graduates in 2022.

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