Mini-Grant Recipients 2015-2016
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.