IFC kicks of recruitment

Natalie Bowers, Copy Editor

September 20, 2019

The Intrafraternity Council (IFC) kicked off their annual fall recruitment Monday, Sept. 9 at 7 p.m. in the Lee Nursing Building, where they introduced themselves to potential new members. IFC is made up of two fraternities, Tau Kapp...

Florence county prepares for Dorian

Natalie Bowers, Copy Editor

September 20, 2019

While hurricane Dorian battered the Bahamas, Florence County prepared for its impact ahead of its arrival. “The most important thing is to take necessary precautions ahead of time to make sure your family has every need met ...

Soaking up the fun at First Friday

Kei'yona Jordon, Staff Writer

September 20, 2019

The Department of Student Life sponsored and hosted its second annual First Friday Festival on Friday on Aug. 23 from 7-11 p.m. at the Sparrow Stadium, where this year FMU’s 50th anniversary was celebrated. The event had a great...

FMU opens gallery

Joshua Hardee, Assistant Editor

September 20, 2019

In response to regional growth, FMU has opened their new art gallery, University Place Gallery, in downtown Florence. FMU had been gifted the old post office at 142 N. Dargan Street in downtown Florence, and after renovation...

Safety first at Francis Marion University

Joshua Hardee, Assistant Editor

September 20, 2019

According to a recent study by Homesnacks.net, FMU is the safest university in the state. Homesnacks.net ranks colleges based on information from the U.S. Department of Education’s Campus Safety and Security database, which co...

Students wing it with CAB trivia night

Jared Morgan, Staff Writer

September 20, 2019

FMU’s Campus Activities Board (CAB) hosted their Wings and Trivia event on Sept. 13 from 4-5 p.m. in the Cauthen Café as a part of their Fall Jamboree. Students competed solo or in groups to answer various trivia questions...

Students get involved

Charday Sparks, Staff Writer

September 20, 2019

FMU student organizations and students gathered together from 1-4 p.m. on Aug. 29 in the Smith University Center (UC) lobby for the annual Campus Activities Fair where organizations looked for new recruits for the current and u...

Students and faculty celebrate G-Week

Jared Morgan, Staff Writer

April 19, 2019

FMU held its annual Gender Awareness Week (G-Week) during March 25-28 to bring awareness to domestic and sexual abuse and gender issues on campus. Pamela Rooks, professor of English and coordinator of the gender studies program...

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