FMU awarded $1.3 million for research grant

Lindsay Buchanan, Senior Writer

October 20, 2010

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A recent award of $1.296 million from the National Center for Research Resources will assist Francis Marion faculty with ongoing biomedical research while providing students with an enriched hands-on learning experience. According...

Professor publishes critical edition of 15th-century poem

Josh Knight, Staff Writer

October 20, 2010

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Dr. Ed Eleazer, professor of English at Francis Marion, recently published a critical edition of the 15th-century poem, "The Gast of Gy." The book was released over the summer through Edwin Mellen Press with the title, "The...

HSA offers travel opportunity

Josh Knight, Staff Writer

October 20, 2010

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The Honors Student Association (HSA) will offer a one-week study abroad opportunity to Germany through the Honors Ambassadors program. The trip will span from March 11 to 19. The application deadline for the trip is Oct....

Student Media Association welcomes all

Hunter Deas, Copy Editor

October 20, 2010

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Students interested in mass communication now have a student organization available to them. The Student Media Association (SMA), sponsored by the Mass Communication Department, is intended to provide a structured opportunity...

Catholic Campus Ministry makes plans for fall semester

Jasper Dewitt II, Staff Writer

October 20, 2010

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FMU's Catholic Campus Ministry (CCM) has officially started for the fall 2010 semester. To kick things off, the first thing they are teaching is the Gospel of John. Father John Zimmerman of St. Anne Catholic Parish is the...

Camp RAE will hold 5K run to increase funds

Leah Haselden, Staff Writer

October 6, 2010

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Camp RAE, a summer program for children with disabilities, offered an opportunity this past summer for intensive, one-on-one therapy that most of the kids would have never gotten otherwise. "A lot of the kids lose what they...

Famous pianist to play on campus

Marina D'Souza, Photographer

October 6, 2010

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World renowned classical pianist Enrique Graf, a native of Montevideo, Uruguay, and now an American citizen, is one among the only three artists to receive the Immigrant Achievement award. Tenor Plácido Domingo and violinist...

Students donate blood

Students donate blood

October 6, 2010

Poetry-driven play comes to FMU

Lindsay Buchanan, Senior Writer

October 6, 2010

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Francis Marion's Theatre Department will be presenting Edgar Lee Master's "Spoon River Anthology" this month at the Hyman Fine Arts Center on campus. From Oct. 21 to 23 interested theatre lovers can escape in this poetry-driven...

Alpha Phi Alpha sponsors talent show

Eleni Gotter, Photographer

October 6, 2010

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Alpha Phi Alpha sponsored a talent show in which seven acts were performed on Sept. 23 in the McNair Auditorium. People lined up at the admission table before the show with money in hand ready to be admitted into the auditorium...

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