Students view “13th” during film series

Kylie Cracknell, Staff Writer

April 14, 2017

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The English department, along with the FMU chapter of the NAACP and the new African and African American Studies program, showed the Netflix original documentary “13th” as part of the English Film Series. President of NAACP...

Artists share Southern art, culture with students

Kimberly Boswell, Staff Writer

April 14, 2017

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As part of the visual and performing arts department’s schedule of events, the Artist Talks included two celebrated southern artists. This year, the Artist Talks took place in the Lee Nursing Building; FMU hosted painter...

University honors namesake: Gen. Francis Marion

Jasmin Mitchell, Staff Writer

April 13, 2017

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Professors from the history department gave a presentation about FMU’s namesake, Gen. Francis Marion, who was a military officer who served in the American Revolutionary War. Assistant history professor, Dr. William K. Bolt,...

SIR hosts poetry slam

Emily Wachter, Copy Editor

April 5, 2017

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Each semester, FMU’s student-led magazine, “Snow Island Review,” (SIR) hosts a poetry slam to praise poetry in the magazine’s past issues, search for possible submissions for upcoming issues and to spread awareness about...

VITA tax help returns to FMU

Rebecca Cross, Copy Editor

April 5, 2017

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The FMU School of Business is sponsoring the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) Program, a free service that provides guidance in preparing state and federal taxes. The service is provided every Wednesday from 5 p.m. –...

Dr. Louis Venters presents lecture on Baha’i faith

Catherine Hyman, Managing Editor

February 25, 2017

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FMU associate professor of history Dr. Louis Venters gave a lecture on the Baha’i faith as part of the quarterly educational program presented by the Florence branch of the Interfaith Partners of South Carolina. According...

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