Jun
19

Francis Marion’s international partnership continues to flourish

For the past four summers, faculty and staff from FMU and Nakhon Sawan Rajabhat University in Thailand have partnered to provide professors with an opportunity to expand their knowledge of how students learn.

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Jun
13

FMU’s teaching center hosts 12th annual summer institute

FMU’s Center of Excellence to Prepare Teachers of Children of Poverty will host its 12th Annual Summer Institute on the FMU campus, June 19-20.

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Jun
06

Singer-songwriter Steve Earle’s power-twang coming to the FMU PAC

The original “Hardcore Troubadour” Steve Earle will bring his southern-tinged rocking music to the mainstage of the FMU Performing Arts on Tuesday, Aug. 27.

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Jun
04

Fall 2019 Orientation sessions begin next week at FMU

This summer, FMU will be hosting seven orientation sessions to fit the needs of new and transfering students, with the first session set for June 10.

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Jun
03

FMU’s tech certificate demystifies tech world for executives

FMU’s School of Business is rolling out a program for information business leaders to help their understanding of the complex world of technology and give them access to the latest thinking on critical technology issues.

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May
23

Experience summer at FMU

It’s summer, but at Francis Marion University, class is in session. Beginning on May 28 and lasting through Aug. 12, Francis Marion’s two sessions of summer classes will be offering a wide array of undergraduate and graduate courses.

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May
22

Francis Marion hosts campus tours throughout the summer

What’s the best way to spend a late spring morning in the Pee Dee? There’s only one answer and it’s checking out the verdantly lush FMU campus during one of the University’s many campus tours.

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May
20

Duke Energy provides grant to FMU to strengthen non-profits in the Pee Dee

The Duke Energy Foundation recently provided a $25,000 grant to FMU’s Fred R. Sheheen Non-Profit Leadership Institute as part of its focus to help strengthen non-profits in the communities they serve.

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May
13

FMU names 2019 McNair Scholars

Francis Marion University has named two students as recipients of the prestigious McNair Scholarship for the 2019-2020 school year.

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May
04

Two graduates receive FMU’s prestigious Blackwell Award

Francis Marion University graduates Presley Hucks and Courtney Smith received  the William H. Blackwell Award during the spring commencement exercises at the Smith Center on Saturday, May 4. The Blackwell Award is named in memory of the founding chairman of the FMU Foundation and is presented to the undergraduate student, or students, in a particular [...]

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May
03

FMU students recognized for career paths in public service

Francis Marion University recognized more than 20 graduating students for their dedication to public service in a ceremony on Friday afternoon in The Cottage, located on the University’s campus. Each student was lauded for their decision to begin a career in public service upon graduating from FMU on Saturday, May 4, 2019. Students receiving this [...]

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May
03

Standing out by reaching out: Graham made her connection at FMU

Connor Graham feels like a regular student at Francis Marion University. Sometimes her fellow students feel differently. She is their president, after all.

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