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...

Knowles plans trip to Ecuador research station

Daniel Purves, Staff Writer

April 14, 2011

Associate Professor of Biology Travis Knowles is planning to take a group of students to Ecuador, where Francis Marion University is building a research station. “The potential for finding new species is very high,” Knowles...

FMU due to receive grant to install new green roof system

Daniel Purves, Staff Writer

March 30, 2011

Francis Marion University is due to receive a $40,400 grant to install a green roof on the McNair Science Building, the director of Facilities Support, Teresa Cook, said. "We are in the process of finalizing contractual documents...

FMU awarded $1.3 million for research grant

Lindsay Buchanan, Senior Writer

October 20, 2010

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...

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