Colleges That Change Lives

Colleges That Change Lives

Ursinus College is the fifth school on our tour affiliated with Colleges That Change Lives along with Hampshire, Bard, Juniata, and St. John’s. These colleges serve a relatively small number of students, ranging from 400 to 1,800 undergraduates. Each campus is...
Talking About Herodotus

Talking About Herodotus

I majored in Classical Archaeology and History at Dartmouth. As I sat in the courtyard behind Greenfield Library on the St. John’s College campus, I began tuning in to a conversation on my left. A professor and student were talking about Herodotus as they sat...
Funding a College Education

Funding a College Education

Many of our families have successfully negotiated with their home school district to secure significant funding to subsidize a Franklin Academy education. As these same families look ahead to the cost of college, parents frequently focus on financial aid options,...
Catching Up With Ross

Catching Up With Ross

Alumni stories are invaluable. They offer insight into how a Franklin Academy education can make a difference, setting the course for college, career, and adult life. When we last talked to Ross Mesnick, FA class of 2018, he was a newly-minted freshman at Binghamton...