news

Jul
13

“Converge” exhibit opens at Gately Gallery

Converge showcases a pair of exhibits from Amiri Geuka Farris of Bluffton, SC and Samantha Mack of Savannah, GA and will run through August 19.

By Anna Stoddard | News
DETAIL
Jul
06

Josh Turner and Black Violin coming to FMUPAC this fall

The Francis Marion University Performing Arts Center is excited to announce a star studded 2022 fall lineup.

By Anna Stoddard | News
DETAIL
Jun
24

FMU staff members recognized for outstanding service

FMU recognized the outstanding service of four employees during its annual Staff Service Awards luncheon Thursday.

By Anna Stoddard | Focus Magazine Related Articles . News
DETAIL
Jun
23

$18M environmental facility to house FMU’s new forestry and environmental science programs

FMU’s Board of Trustees approved the university’s operating budget for FY 2022-23 on Thursday, including major expansions in the university’s environmental and health sciences programs.

By Anna Stoddard | Focus Magazine Related Articles . News
DETAIL
Jun
23

FMU Board names facilities in honor of Rae, McDuffie

The FMU Board of Trustees recognized two retired members of faculty and staff by naming university facilities in their honor.

By Anna Stoddard | News
DETAIL
Jun
20

Activate Academy at FMU inspires, motivates rising ninth graders

Rising ninth graders in the Pee Dee had the opportunity to participate in a unique comprehensive learning experience at Francis Marion University last week known as Activate Academy.

By Anna Stoddard | News
DETAIL
Jun
10

FMU community saddened by passing of Florence Mayor Frank Willis

“Frank Willis was a consummate gentleman, a selfless public servant, and a steadfast friend.”

By John Sweeney | News
DETAIL
Jun
06

FMU Releases Spring 2022 Semester President’s, Dean’s List

FMU named full-time students and part-time students to its President’s and Dean’s List for the 2022 spring semester.

By John Sweeney | News
DETAIL
May
13

Two 70s rock bands slated for summer shows at the FMUPAC

The FMUPAC welcomes two musical powerhouses, Orleans and The Fabulous Thunderbirds, for a pair of summer concert events.

By Anna Stoddard | News
DETAIL
May
13

Brand receives FMU’s AAFSC Diversity Award  

The current Dean of Students becomes the twelfth recipient of the AAFSC award.

DETAIL
May
12

FMU’s Richardson Center for the Child awarded SC Building Blocks Grant

FMU’s Gail and Terry Richardson Center for the Child (RCC) is set to receive $142,500 thanks to the SC Building Blocks Grant.

By Anna Stoddard | News
DETAIL
May
11

Special ceremony will commemorate historic cemetery on FMU campus

Trinity Baptist Church and Francis Marion University will host a ceremony honoring those buried in a historic cemetery on the university’s campus.

By Anna Stoddard | News
DETAIL