Martha Wiederrecht Wright '41 was inducted into the Hall of Fame in 1998. She died in March 2016 and the NY Times published a lovely article about her career.
THIS IS FRANKLIN
On June 1, 2018, Senior Ryan Dela Cruz was shot in a park in Seattle by stray bullets. A week later Franklin students, in response to his death, organized a peaceful demonstration calling for an end to gun violence. Hundreds of students wore orange shirts with the words: #KeeptheSouthEndSafe. Here is a news report and a photomontage of the demonstration.