Summer trip to Ecuador

Lindsay Smith, Guest Writer

April 18, 2013

This summer the Francis Marion University (FMU) Department of Political Science and Geography will sponsor a two-week expedition to Ecuador. According to Professor of Geography Dr. Scott Brown, trip sponsor and coordinator,...

Exchange student spends spring semester at FMU

Tiffany Roper, Staff Writer

April 17, 2012

Grace Sutton, a junior double majoring in English literature and history, is making her first time in the United States a semester to remember. Sutton, who traveled from De Montfort University in Leicester, England, enrolled...

FMU to combine study abroad programs with Coastal Carolina

Lillian Miller, Sports Writer

November 30, 2011

Francis Marion University and Coastal Carolina University are expected to come to an agreement that will expand study abroad opportunities for students this month. Dr. Jon Tuttle, Professor of English and Coordinator of International...

Thanksgiving: Foreign to Foreigners

Chelsea Barlow, Staff Writer

November 8, 2011

With the holiday season officially under way, campus is buzzing with talk of Thanksgiving since FMU’s break takes place Nov. 23 through Nov. 27. However, for international exchange students, Thanksgiving is a peculiar holiday. Ashley...

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