Former Patriot works way through minor leagues

Tim Laurent, Sports Writer

August 21, 2011

Filed under Feature

Not many college athletes have their dream of playing professionally fulfilled, but former Patriot Barrett Kleinknecht had this dream become a reality when he was drafted by the Atlanta Braves in the twelfth round of the 2010...

Dr. Peter King discusses his promotion to associate provost

Alyssa Carver, Copy Editor

August 21, 2011

Filed under Feature, Professor Spotlight

Dr. Peter King, associate provost for academic affairs and enrollment management and a biology professor at FMU, began his career as a farmer in Australia, but soon became interested in biology when he was exposed to the wildlife...

Graduate pursues career in fashion

Hunter Deas, Copy Editor

March 2, 2011

Filed under Feature, Recent Graduates

From making "cat lady" dresses to taking classes in medical billing and coding to supplement her B.S. degree in psychology, Anastazia Richburg decided to build a career on her own terms after graduating from Francis Marion University. Richburg,...

English exchange student explores American culture while at FMU

Jasmine Moultrie, Staff Writer

February 9, 2011

Filed under Feature

After being at Francis Marion University for less than two weeks, Samora "Sam" Parkinson has noticed several differences in the way things are done regarding education, television, food, and hospitality. Parkinson came to Francis...