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Jan
24

Do you have the fastest brain on campus?

Francis Marion University will conduct its first-ever academic quiz bowl tournament — the President’s Bowl — Feb. 13 through March 8 of 2018. The competition will pit three-member teams of FMU students in matches of intense, cranial combat using the time-honored Quiz Bowl format.

By Matt McColl | Uncategorized
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Jan
01

WEATHER ALERT: FMU to reopen Friday morning

Francis Marion University will re-open on Friday at 10:30 a.m. to allow staff to continue preparations for the regularly scheduled opening of residence halls on campus Sunday and registration ahead of the start of spring semester classes on Tuesday. 

By Tucker Mitchell | Uncategorized
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Nov
17

FMU McNair Scholar gives back through tutoring program

Summer is typically a time most college students spend relaxing. Kennedy Glasgow (’20), a sophomore at Francis Marion University and Nursing major, isn’t a typical college student.

By Matt McColl | Uncategorized
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Sep
10

Francis Marion to reopen Tuesday

Francis Marion University will reopen on Tuesday, Sept. 12 at 9:30 a.m. The first classes of the day will start at 9:55 a.m.

By Matt McColl | Uncategorized
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Aug
29

3.2.2 Governing Board Control

3.2.2 The legal authority and operating control of the institution are clearly defined for the following areas within the institution’s governance structure: (Governing board control) 3.2.2.1 institution’s mission; 3.2.2.2 fiscal stability of the institution; and 3.2.2.3 institutional policy. Compliance Judgment x     In compliance     Partially compliant     Non-compliant Narrative Please see the individual narratives for 3.2.2.1, 3.2.2.2, […]

By Rusty Ward | Uncategorized
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Apr
19

FMU presents student academic awards

Francis Marion University presented awards to outstanding students in all its academic departments during a ceremony on April 18 in the McNair Science Building’s Chapman Auditorium. The top students in each department were recognized. Some students also received special named awards. A number of university awards were also presented. Bridget Nicole Gainey was presented the [...]

By Matt McColl | Uncategorized
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Jan
25

FMU’s Tom Roop left an endearing legacy

The Francis Marion University community is in mourning over the loss of Dr. Tom Roop, one of the great figures in the university’s 47-year history. Roop, a professor of biology at FMU from 1972-2004, passed away at his home on January 14. He’ll be honored on campus this Saturday, Jan. 21. A visitation with family [...]

By Matt McColl | Uncategorized
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Dec
09

New Healthcare Admin degree flourishing at FMU

New academic programs typically  require a crawl-walk-run phase as they ramp up and become a full-fledged major. Francis Marion University’s new Healthcare Administration major isn’t typical. The inaugural graduating class, which marched Saturday in FMU’s Fall 2016 commencement, boasts 27 students. That’s third most in any major among the more than 300 graduates at this [...]

By Matt McColl | Uncategorized
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May
29

FMU once again recognized as a “Great College to Work For”

Francis Marion University once again has been recognized as a Great Colleges to Work For® Honor Roll School by The Chronicle of Higher Education, the leading journal of university and college life.

By Charles Jeffcoat | Uncategorized
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May
28

Meet Our Students

Mass Communication Major Rebecca Cross

By Charles Jeffcoat | Uncategorized
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May
28

FMU recognizes outstanding staff service

Nor again is there anyone who loves or pursues or desires to obtain pain of itself but because occasionally circumstances.

By Charles Jeffcoat | Uncategorized
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May
27

Meet Our Students

Economics Major Tyler Hughes

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