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Founder’s Day Celebration Planned at Franklin Pierce University

October 24, 2012

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Franklin Pierce University will host a Founder’s Day celebration to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the day Franklin Pierce was incorporated and chartered on Wed., Nov. 14, at Cheney Hall on the Rindge campus. A ceremony and program will begin at 3:30 p.m., followed by a presentation at 4 p.m. by Professor Peter Wallner about the life and times of the University’s namesake, Franklin Pierce – the only U.S. president from New Hampshire. Refreshments will be served at 4:45 p.m. Free and open to the public, but space is limited; to reserve your seat, email or call (603) 899-4228.




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Franklin Pierce University is a regionally accredited university grounded in the liberal arts, with a focus on personal attention and high-quality instruction. The University consists of the College at Rindge and the College of Graduate & Professional Studies with locations in Arizona and throughout New Hampshire. Degrees are offered through the doctoral level. The institutional mission embraces an education that matters: one that achieves academic success through the integration of liberal arts and professional programs. Our community of educators and learners creates an environment that fosters intellectual curiosity and encourages experiential and applied learning. A Franklin Pierce experience enables each student to discover and fulfill his or her own unique potential. We prepare students to become confident, knowledgeable individuals and leaders of conscience.

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