Aug
23

FMU’s First Friday 2019 caps off opening week of new academic year

Francis Marion University’s new academic year started with a bang this week, as a slew of events and activities culminated in the First Friday 2019 festival.

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Aug
19

Exciting year ahead at FMU, focus on excellence will remain

Francis Marion University President Dr. Fred Carter told the University faculty Monday that one of the most exciting years in FMU’s history was set to begin, as it celebrates to the run up to its 50th Anniversary.

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Aug
19

FMU announces tenure and promotion of faculty

Francis Marion University’s Office of the Provost announced the promotion of 11 faculty members at FMU’s annual faculty breakfast on August 19, 2019.

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Aug
16

FMU rated as safest college in South Carolina

Francis Marion University is the safest college in South Carolina, according to a recent study by Homesnacks.net, a leading online researcher and ranker of American demographics.

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Aug
16

Freshmen move-in kicks off busy week at FMU

Francis Marion University welcomed more than 700 new students to campus this weekend for its freshmen move-in, kicking off a week full of exciting events.

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Aug
16

Extended tuition freeze at Francis Marion is possible, Carter says

Francis Marion University President Dr. Fred Carter told the University’s board of trustees Thursday that FMU will remain steadfast in its commitment to making a quality higher education affordable in the years ahead.

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Aug
15

Allman Betts Band reschedules FMU PAC performance

The Allman Betts Band has rescheduled its concert at the Francis Marion University Performing Arts Center for May 6, 2020.

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Aug
14

Francis Marion ranks among nation’s best online RN-to-BSN programs

Francis Marion University’s RN-to-BSN Nursing program has been named one of the nation’s 25 Best Online RN-to BSN-Programs by RegisteredNursing.org, a national nursing advocacy organization.

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Aug
05

Francis Marion debuts Florence, Lake City business incubators

Francis Marion University is providing a buoy to entrepreneurs of the Pee Dee with the opening of two new business incubators in downtown Florence and Lake City.

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Jun
26

FMU’s Hopla named American Academy of Nursing fellow

Francis Marion University’s Dr. Deborah Hopla has been named a member of the American Academy of Nursing’s 2019 class of academy fellows.

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Jun
25

PAC’s 2019-20 lineup is mighty tempting

The FMU PAC is offering some real temptations in its 2019-2020 entertainment season. The Temptations, Shawn Colvin, Texas Tenors, Gin Blossoms, and more highlight are on the upcoming schedule.

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Jun
24

Flurry of construction projects on FMU agenda

FFMU will soon begin a series of major construction projects designed to provide capacity for new academic programs, as well as refurbish existing facilities to better serve the FMU community in the decades ahead.

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