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Student Experiences

The Chemistry Department offers one of the nation’s largest summer research program for undergraduates to work side-by-side with faculty members in an intensive and meaningful research environment. The program provides a hands-on experience inside the laboratory with the opportunity for students to achieve publishable results and present their findings at the nation’s leading conferences.

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Student Honors

Furman chemistry students and graduates have enjoyed remarkable success competing for prestigious fellowships and awards.

Meet our recipients

Student Resources

Our graduates have been highly successful in competing for the nation’s leading fellowships and post-graduate awards.

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Photo from 2017 Furman Chemistry Corporate Luncheon. Alumnus LaDavia Just taking selfie with Dr. Lon Knight.

Activities

Beyond the classroom and lab, the chemistry department sponsors a host of activities for our students and campus.

See our events