Feature: Above all else

March 16, 2017 0

Freshman year, you couldn’t find Kiera Patton on campus. “I was really homesick my freshman year,” she said. “I went home pretty much every weekend except for three.” Patton, now a senior, spent the time Read More

Departments host career transition workshop

March 16, 2017 0

The Office of Diversity and Inclusion and Career Services are working to ensure college students’ transition into the workforce is smooth.  Through a job search and transition into the workforce workshop last week, students learned Read More

Police-community panel opens door for conversation

March 16, 2017 0

 A town-hall style meeting brought together members of the college and Franklin community to talk about community and police relations Tuesday afternoon.  Students, faculty and community members attended the event. Many of those attendees marched Read More

Diversity center opens in former quiet lounge

February 16, 2017 0

Franklin College’s Center for Diversity and Inclusion moved into a new space earlier this month.  Terri Roberts-Leonard, the director of the diversity center, said the center has been in the making for several years.  Increasing Read More

Safe Zone training fosters understanding, acceptance

February 21, 2015 0

By Caitlin Soardcaitlin.soard@franklincollege.edu Safe Zone will be offered for the second time this academic year next Wednesday. Safe Zone is a national program that Dr. John Shafer, director of the counseling center and the Grizzly Pride Read More