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Next Convocation Lecture to Focus on Making the Most of the College Experience

Mark Hartley webMark Hartley will present a lecture titled “If I Knew Then What I Know Now…” at 7 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 21 in the Branigin Room of the Napolitan Center as part of Franklin College’s 2013-14 Convocation Lecture Series. 

Hartley authored the book series called “If I Knew Then What I Know Now…” Many colleges, including Franklin College, have used the series in their orientation programs. Hartley encourages students, especially new students, to stay motivated and driven throughout their college years. He hopes that all students will be open to the many lessons they can learn while in college. 

The lecture is free and open to the public. 

Each year, the college hosts the lecture series based on one of its five core values – respect, honesty, responsibility, faith and lifelong pursuit of learning. This year’s focus is on honesty.  

Contact the Franklin College Office of Marketing and Communications for more information at (317) 738-8185. 

Founded in 1834, Franklin College is a residential four-year undergraduate liberal arts institution with a scenic, wooded campus located 20 minutes south of downtown Indianapolis.  The college prepares men and women for challenging careers and fulfilling lives through the liberal arts, offering its approximately 1,000 students 36 majors, 39 minors and 11 pre-professional programs.  In 1842, the college began admitting women, becoming the first coeducational institution in Indiana and the seventh in the nation.  Franklin College maintains a voluntary association with the American Baptist Churches USA.  For more information, visit www.FranklinCollege.edu.

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