Mini-Grant Recipients 2015-2016

Latino Newspaper
Principal Investigator: Beth Crews, Undergraduate Evening Studies
The mini-grant was used to improve access to the Furman education that meets the needs of working adults in the community, affordably and conveniently.

Crossing Cultures with Competence

Principal Investigator: Chrissy McCrary, Study Away and International Education

The mini-grant was used to help domestic students better understand the factors to consider when pairing with an international student such as cultural background, education abroad, policies and climate.

Lunch with Students part of Mosaic

Principal Investigator: Onyx Henry, Faculty Modern Languages and Literatures

The mini-grant was used to improve access to prospective students who are underrepresented at Furman and ask questions about Furman’s climate.

Training for Bridges to a Brighter Future Counselors and Staff

Principal Investigator: Pam Davis, Director of Bridges to a Brighter Future

The mini-grant was used to improve the climate at Furman University for low-income students in Greenville County who are first generation college students and improve access to opportunities.

Berea Soccer Media

Principal Investigator: Sergio Lopez Cuevas, Student in Communication Studies

The mini-grant was used to improve access to the Furman education among local high school students in the local Berea neighborhood.