FMU ranks in top ten online universities

Kaitlyn Luna, Editor-in-Chief

November 1, 2019

The SR Education Group released their 2020 rankings for the best online colleges in the country; among them, FMU was ranked #6. Founded in 2004, SR Education Group is a leading education research publisher and has researched 1,...

Editor-in-Chief Kaitlyn Luna, Managing Editor Alex Turbeville and Assistant Editor Joshua Hardee accept the award for first place for general excellence.

SCPA awards Patriot

April 19, 2019

FMU named ‘Best Ethnically Diverse University’

Emily Wachter, Managing Editor

October 5, 2017

“U.S. News and World Report” gave FMU its first title as a “Best Ethnically Diverse University” for the 2017-2018 academic year. While FMU has maintained a large level of diversity historically, the university was newly...

FMU named best school

Sara Porter, Staff Writer

September 21, 2017

“U.S. News and World Report” ranked FMU among top Regional Universities in the South for 2018. The list was made available on the magazine’s website, one of the oldest among college rating websites, on Sept. 12. FMU has ...

Four professors receive Trustees’ Research award

Rebecca Cross, Assistant Editor

October 9, 2014

Four Francis Marion University (FMU) professors have received the Trustees’ Research Award, the university’s highest academic research award. The recipients are: Dr. Lisa Eargle, professor and chair of the department of...

Huber wins second best

Melanie Mitchell, Copy Editor

April 18, 2013

  Twelve Members of the Francis Marion University (FMU) chapter of Phi Alpha Theta (PAT) History Honor Society traveled to LaGrange College in LaGrange, GA for the regional PAT conference where FMU graduate Philip Huber...