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Franklin Pierce University Announces New Director of Athletics

Tuesday, April 11

Franklin Pierce University Announces New Director of Athletics

Franklin Pierce University announces the appointment of Rachel Burleson to the position of Director of Athletics, succeeding Bruce Kirsch who will retire in June after serving in the position at Franklin Pierce for 45 years.

Kirsti Sandy Wins Franklin Pierce University’s  2017 Raven Prize in Creative Nonfiction

Monday, April 10

Kirsti Sandy Wins Franklin Pierce University's 2017 Raven Prize in Creative Nonfiction

Northern New England Review (NNER), published by the staff and students of Franklin Pierce University, is pleased to announce that New Hampshire writer Kirsti Sandy is the winner of the NNER 2017 Raven Prize in Creative Nonfiction.

Franklin Pierce To Honor Retiring Director of Athletics

Saturday, April 01

Franklin Pierce To Honor Retiring Director of Athletics

Franklin Pierce University President Kim Mooney will honor retiring Director of Athletics and fellow Franklin Pierce alumnus Bruce Kirsh during a retirement dinner on April 30 at 6 p.m. in Spagnuolo Hall on the College at Rindge campus.

Academic Showcase Will Kick Off Spring Events

Monday, March 27

Academic Showcase Will Kick Off Spring Events

Franklin Pierce University will celebrate the scholarly and creative work of its very best students during the 2017 Academic Showcase on Tuesday, April 18. The University will not hold classes during the day-long celebration, which will welcome the local community and greater region to attend poster sessions, panels, roundtable discussions, musical and theatrical performances, the "Raven Brain Bowl" and more across the College at Rindge campus.

Franklin Pierce University will award honorary degrees and The Honorable Walter R. Peterson Citizen Leader Award.

Friday, March 24

Announcing Honorary Degree and Peterson Award Winners

Franklin Pierce University will award honorary degrees to Barney Frank and Michael C.J. Fallon, and The Honorable Walter R. Peterson Citizen Leader Award to New Hampshire Public Radio (NHPR)'s Laura Knoy, host of "The Exchange," during its Commencement exercises on Saturday, May 13.

Diane Rehm, Trent Spiner and others will be recognized with the Fitzwater Medallions

Monday, March 20

Diane Rehm, Trent Spiner and others will be recognized with the Fitzwater Medallions

A year-long celebration of the 15th anniversary of Franklin Pierce University's Marlin Fitwatzer Center for Communication will culminate with the annual Fitzwater Center Honors ceremony on Thursday, April 27, bestowing Fitzwater Medallions upon select honorees at the College at Rindge campus.

Ravens Advocate! Disability Awareness Week begins at Franklin Pierce University

Monday, March 20

Ravens Advocate! Disability Awareness Week begins at Franklin Pierce University

This week (March 20-24, 2017) begins Franklin Pierce University's first Ravens Advocate! Disability Awareness Week to highlight the importance of an inclusive, diverse and supportive campus with events occurring daily throughout the week.

FPU and NH SBDC Present “Starting a Small Business”

Tuesday, March 14

FPU and NH SBDC Present "Starting a Small Business"

Franklin Pierce University, in partnership with the New Hampshire Small Business Development Center (NH SBDC), will present "Starting a Small Business" on Wednesday, March 22, from 6:30-8 p.m. at the John D. Perkins Sr. Academy in Marlow, N.H.

Justice for All: Franklin Pierce students honored with King service awards

Tuesday, March 07

Justice for All: Franklin Pierce students honored with King service awards

America commemorated Martin Luther King Jr. Day on Jan. 16, and February was Black History Month. But in a predominantly white state like New Hampshire, what does it mean to be culturally aware? Students at Franklin Pierce University in Rindge are discussing the subject, on campus and for the general public. In addition, they're pursuing service projects in the spirit of King -- and won awards for it.

BIG prints exhibition to open at the Thoreau Art Gallery

Tuesday, February 28

BIG Prints Exhibition to Open at the Thoreau Art Gallery

The Thoreau Gallery at Franklin Pierce University is pleased to announce the upcoming exhibition "Breaking New Ground: 15 years of BIG," an exhibition of international prints celebrating 15 years of a non-toxic etching technique, known as Baldwin Intaglio Ground (BIG).

Doctor of Physical Therapy Students raise Funds for Beach Wheelchairs

Wednesday, February 08

Doctor of Physical Therapy Students raise Funds for Beach Wheelchairs

Franklin Pierce University students are working hard to make a difference in the state of New Hampshire by making the state's beaches and lakes accessible to those confined to a wheelchair.

Franklin Pierce hosts James Waller for Holocaust discussion panel

Wednesday, February 08

Franklin Pierce Hosts James Waller for Holocaust Discussion Panel

Franklin Pierce University will host a discussion panel titled, "What Anne Frank and the Holocaust Teach Us About Genocide and Genocide Comparisons" on Monday, February 13 from 3:30-5 p.m. in Spagnuolo Hall on the College at Rindge campus.

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