Getting involved on campus is integral to student success during freshman year

Staci Poston, Assistant Editor

August 23, 2010

Francis Marion may seem a little overwhelming to an incoming freshman or a new student. There are many things to learn both in and out of the classroom. Learning what's going on and getting involved are key to a successful...

Dr. Sam Howell summons students for Creative Elite

Brittany Parker, Editor-in-Chief

August 23, 2010

Students will soon be able to take part in a new campus organization, The Creative Elite, thanks to art professor Sam Howell."I have a selfish motivation for establishing this group," Howell said. "I want to be surrounded by cre...

BCM encourages student involvement

Eleni Gotter, Photographer

August 23, 2010

Across from the Francis Marion's third entrance gate stands an ordinary looking building. Although it is often overlooked, take heed, for this building contains people and activities that can change a person's life at any...

Recent graduate to serve in Ghana this fall with the Peace Corps

Lindsay Buchanan, Senior Writer

August 23, 2010

When FMU alumnus Everett (Robbie) Robinson graduated in May he was unlike many of his fellow graduates because he knew just where he was going. During a time when many graduates are struggling to find jobs and pay student...

FMU hosts Republican primary debate

Lindsay Buchanan, Senior Writer

August 23, 2010

Creating jobs and developing long-term economic growth in South Carolina were the two main topics at a GOP gubernatorial debate held at FMU before the June primaries. In conjunction with WBTW News 13, scnow.com, Florence...

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