Is the sky the limit?

Martha Armstrong, Staff Writer

March 13, 2013

As college students trying to find our path in life, we have all heard the idiom: “The Sky’s the Limit!” I decided to research the meaning of this term, coming up with the following: the potential is limitless. Just as the...

Twenty-six acts of kindness

Robyn McNeil, Copy Editor

March 13, 2013

An act of violence that surpasses all comprehension claimed 26 lives at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Conn. on Dec. 14, 2012.  On that day, what the nation thought was improbable - and perhaps impossible - became a...

Ditch the diet

Melanie Mitchell, Copy Editor

March 13, 2013

I am completely against diet drinks. I do not even like the word “diet” because I feel like it carries such a negative stigma. When I think of the word “diet,” I automatically think hunger and restricting. I work at a...

Three Patriots take on Washington, D.C.

November 13, 2012

To all FMU students, faculty and staff,   Recently the Patriot ran an article about some students that are taking a trip to Washington D.C. in January. As the time has gotten closer for us to go on our trip we (Brooke,...

Student Body President Cody Simpson welcomes Patriots

August 21, 2012

Dear Patriots, Welcome to Francis Marion University, a community united by education and service.  Here at FMU, we are a family committed to supporting both academic and personal growth. Regardless of how you chose to be...

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