Winter 2018

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December 2017 – Commencement View

Check out the views from the December 2017 commencement ceremony.

Class Notes Winter 2018

Ninteen 70s Lang Beaty (‘74) was awarded the 2017 John J. Kispert Leadership Award at FMU’s Annual Staff Awards Luncheon. Billy Hoylen (’75) and Hoylen Agency,...

Awards and Grants Winter 2018

FMU ranked among USN&WR’s top colleges Francis Marion University was once again ranked among U.S. News & World Report magazine’s top Regional Universities in the South....

Alumni Association changing of the guard

Bailey happy to have made a difference Outgoing President of the Francis Marion University Alumni Association Craig Bailey is proud to have left his...

New alumni director has deep roots with FMU

Alumni often find their way back to Francis Marion. Count Lee Daugherty (‘89) among them. Daugherty is FMU’s new director of alumni affairs. He...

Loyalty is its own reward

Detrek Browning stayed true to FMU and became the school’s all-time leading scorer By Tucker Mitchell In an early January game against Clayton State, Detrek Browning...

Academia Winter 2018

Francis Marion welcomes 25 new faculty members Francis Marion University welcomed 25 new faculty members to campus as the 2017-2018 academic year began in August. The...

Internships make FMU’s Industrial Engineering program go

By Matt McColl (‘09) Francis Marion University launched its Industrial Engineering program in the spring of 2014. Four years later it’s already paying dividends for the...

From the pulpit to politics

Jeff Noble (‘84) never thought he’d wind up as an elected official but here he is, a new member of the Michigan state house.   Jeff...

Gearing up for engineering’s future

Mechanical Engineering degree is next on the drawing board at FMU By Tucker MItchell Francis Marion University’s first engineering program was launched in 2014 – a...