A community leader and an organization were recognized for their contributions and service to the people of the Pee Dee area at the 2016 Marion Medallion awards ceremony on Friday, Feb. 26 at the FMU Performing Arts Center. Medallions were presented to Carlos Washington of Florence and the Manna House of Florence. Washington, a former […]
Four individuals were recognized for their significant contributions and service to the people of the Pee Dee area at the 2015 Marion Medallion awards ceremony on Friday, Feb. 27 at the FMU Performing Arts Center. Medallions were presented to John and Vicki Kirby of Latta; and the founders of Camp RAE, Paige Alexander and Deana [...]
The South Carolina Chamber Music Festival returns to Florence and the Francis Marion University Performing Arts Center for its seventh season and a full week of classical chamber music beginning on Monday, Feb. 25.
The cost of a college education is a big national conversation these days. It’s an ongoing conversation at Francis Marion University, too — and it shows.
FMU’s 2019 Homecoming week will kick off on Monday, Feb. 18 with a week of activities leading up to the big Homecoming Day celebration on Saturday, Feb 23.
FMU and the Post & Courier newspaper will host a special forum on public education reform in South Carolina on Monday, Jan 28 at 4:30 p.m. in the FMU Performing Arts Center in downtown Florence.
This weekend, the Francis Marion University Performing Arts Center will host one of Southern Rock’s influential and renowned acts, The Outlaws.
For students in Francis Marion University’s music industry program, learning is doing. On Saturday, Jan. 19, FMU students will join Ranky Tanky, a Charleston-based group, on the mainstage at the Francis Marion University Performing Arts Center.
FMU’s annual remembrance Martin Luther King celebration will be held Thursday, Jan. 17 in Chapman Auditorium on the FMU campus. The Greater Florence Chamber of Commerce is co-sponsor of the event.
Classes for Francis Marion University’s spring semester started on Tuesday, January 8. The University has a number of new offerings this semester.
Francis Marion University’s business and administrative offices have resumed normal hours of operation; Monday thru Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.