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Math professor shares his passion for teaching

Melissa Rollins, Staff Writer

November 30, 2011

Dr. Thomas Fitzkee knows that not everyone loves math like he does. As a math professor, and chair of the Math Department, he wants to help change that. Fitzkee wants to show students how the math formulas that they learn in...

Former graduate returns: Natalie Mahaffey calls English Dept. home

Rachel Baggett, Staff Writer

November 8, 2011

Many students have different reasons for attending Francis Marion University, but instructor of English Natalie Mahaffey said that she based her decision on something she called downright embarrassing. “I chose to stay in...

New professor researches crime

Melissa Rollins, Staff Writer

October 19, 2011

Assistant Professor of Sociology Dr. Jessica Doucet has always been intrigued by mysteries. She said that her love of them helped lead her to sociology. Doucet, who is in her first semester as a professor at Francis Marion...

Chair of Nursing Department works to make changes

Rachel Baggett, Staff Writer

September 28, 2011

Since becoming the chair of the Nursing Department a year ago, Dr. Ruth Wittmann-Price has created a nursing graduate program, worked with the department to receive full accreditation and saw all of last semesters’ graduates...

Maestro Roberts makes music

Rachel Baggett, Staff Writer

September 7, 2011

Like many musicians, Assistant Professor of Music and Coordinator of Music Industry Program Dr. Terry Roberts began playing music at a very early age. Even though Roberts’ father was a music education teacher, he let Roberts...

Dr. Peter King discusses his promotion to associate provost

Alyssa Carver, Copy Editor

August 21, 2011

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...

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