Ervin Dining Hall to undergo renovations, more on-campus improvements planned

Hunter Deas, Copy Editor

February 9, 2011

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While Francis Marion University has begun construction on a new athletic complex and will soon have completed construction on its Performing Arts Center, the university has also undertaken on-campus renovations, namely upgrading...

Holocaust program calls for remembrance

Lindsay Buchanan, Senior Writer

February 9, 2011

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Standing by their mission to promote a spirit of multiculturalism on campus, the Francis Marion University Multicultural Advisory Committee educated students, staff and faculty on International Holocaust Remembrance Day, Jan....

Greek life promotes domestic violence awareness

Tiffany Roper, Staff Writer

February 9, 2011

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Students and other attendees gathered in the CEMC Auditorium on Monday, Jan. 31 as the Alpha Phi Alpha fraternity and Sigma Gamma Rho sorority hosted their Domestic Violence Awareness Program. All were welcomed to the event...

Revisions to honor code passed by SGA, will be voted on by faculty

Alexis M. Johnson, Staff Writer

February 9, 2011

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A modified version of the proposed Francis Marion University honor code passed with further revisions by the Student Government Association (SGA) senate on Thursday, Feb. 3. The honor code, first drafted during the fall semester,...

African American Faculty and Staff Coalition holds banquet to celebrate successful ten years

Jasper Dewitt II, Staff Writer

February 9, 2011

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A celebration honoring achievements and promoting success brought people together on Friday, Feb. 4, for the Tenth Annual Scholarship Banquet. Members of faculty and staff congregated in the Ervin Dining Hall to proudly congratulate...

Jared Campbell plays accoustic set at UPB event

Jasper Dewitt II, Staff Writer

February 9, 2011

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Heads were nodding and hands were clapping to the sounds of Jared Campbell and his guitar on Friday, Jan. 28. As students snacked on chicken winglets and pastries in the Smith University Center, Campbell shared some comical...

Theatre Deparment plans upcoming play: “The Fourth Wall” will hit the stage this month

Shannon Beaudry, Staff Writer

February 9, 2011

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Francis Marion University theatre's next production will be A.R. Gurney's "The Fourth Wall." The performances will be held on Feb. 17 to Feb. 19 at 7:30 p.m. each night. "The Fourth Wall" is directed by Associate Professor...

FMU hosts upcoming Holocaust program

Lindsay Buchanan, Senior Writer

January 26, 2011

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Francis Marion University students and professors will honor victims and survivors of the Holocaust Thursday, Jan. 27 with a remembrance program to be held at 5 p.m. in the Lowrimore Auditorium. The FMU Multicultural Advisory...

Leadership conference aims to help students

Brittany Parker, Editor-in-Chief

January 26, 2011

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Members of Leadership FMU and Omicron Delta Kappa have come together and are currently organizing the 2011 FMU Student Leadership Conference: The Blueprint for Success, which will be held Saturday, March 26 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m....

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