Citizen donates $1 million to university

Joshua Lloyd, Managing Editor

November 22, 2014

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The Margaret McLamb Grimsby Trust recently made a generous donation of $1,022,039.67 to the university. The funds will go towards establishing The Margaret McLamb Grimsby and Eva Bradford Scholarship for need-based students,...

Teddy Bear Clinics

Jasmine DeBerry, Staff Writer

October 30, 2014

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Unfortunately, there are many children around the world and even in our communities that are raised by low income families who have not been properly taught healthy behaviors and wellness. Since 2012, FMU’s nursing department...

Pre-veterinary club hosts Humane Society supply drive

Lauren Cole, Staff Writer

October 30, 2014

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Francis Marion University’s (FMU) new pre-vet club will kick off with a supply drive to benefit the Florence Area Humane Society on Oct. 27 – Nov. 7. The pre-vet club is open to all students interested in veterinary care...

FMU joins international nursing honors society

Rachel Droze, Staff Writer

October 30, 2014

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Francis Marion University (FMU) is now a chartered member of the Sigma Theta Tau International Honors Society. Sigma Theta Tau International is an honors society for nurses and nursing students. The honors society has been...

Civil Rights Act celebrates 50th anniversary

Rebekah Davis, Staff Writer

October 30, 2014

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On Tuesday, Oct. 14, men and women from all over the state of South Carolina gathered to celebrate the 50th Anniversary of the Civil Rights Act. The Francis Marion University (FMU) African American Faculty and Staff Coalition,...

Pee Dee prepares for Ebola virus

Katrina Moses, Staff Writer

October 30, 2014

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On Thursday, October 9, the state’s Senate Medical Affairs Committee was told that South Carolina is prepared to treat any residents infected with the Ebola virus. Catherine Templeton, Director of S.C.’s Department of Health...

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