Kara Justus

  • Furman Class Year: 2025
  • Major: Sustainability Science; Mathematics
  • Hometown: Mountain Rest, SC
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Campus Job
Furman University Outdoors Club (FUOC
Heller Service Corps
Furman University Bee and Pollinator Club
Furman University Data Science and Machine Learning Club
Eco Rep Program
Bartram Society
Environmental Council
Native American and Indigenous Peoples Association
Hearst Fellowship Program
Exploration of Vocation and Ministry
Outreach Student Assistant in James B. Duke Library
Student Mentor in Dins and Dogs program

Favorite Organization:


The Furman Advantage:

Internship –
Student Farm Manager of Furman Farm through the Shi Institute
Stage 22 Farms Summer Fellowship through Shi Institute

Study Away –
Mayx Indian Country: Indigenous Culture and Religion in the Southwest
Semester in New Zealand

Three words that describe Furman:

Home. Balanced. Open.

Favorite Furman memory:

Every moment spent living in the Greenbelt Eco Cabins! The Cottage, the people, the memories, the Greenbelt sustainability classes… a truly once in a lifetime opportunity!

“Go-to” meal on campus:

Farmhouse Bagel and Kalefornia smoothie from the Library Cafe!

Favorite Furman tradition:

Seniors swimming in the fountain on (last day of class) LDOC!

Feel free to email me at justka3@furman.edu!