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This illustration, created by Franklin College Alumni Alissa Eckert and Dan Higgins for the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, shows the intricate details of the coronavirus that causes COVID-19. (Photo courtesy of Alissa Eckert and Dan Higgins / CDC)

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Studying  mathematics develops analytical skills and the ability to work in a problem solving environment.  Professional and graduate schools (business, law, and medicine) think it’s a great major because these are skills and experience they value.  Jobs in business and…

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The Asian Languages and Literature major provides students access to cultural traditions shared by a fifth of the world’s population. In addition to preparing students for study-abroad opportunities, courses not only focus on achieving speaking, reading, and writing proficiency…

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This program provides students with an opportunity to pursue studies in Greek and Roman literature, history, archaeology, art, philosophy, and religion, with or without concentrating on the ancient languages, although some study in Latin and/or Greek is strongly encouraged.…

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