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Vinson responds to Haley defeat in primaries, exit from race

Several news outlets quote Furman's Danielle Vinson following Nikki Haley's exit from the presidential race and defeat in virtually all Republican primaries.

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Critically acclaimed novelist Jesmyn Ward to speak at Furman

Two-time National Book Award winner and MacArthur Genius Grant Fellow Jesmyn Ward will speak at Furman Wednesday, March 20, at 6:30 p.m. in Watkins Room. Ward’s talk, “Tell It Whole: On Witness and Narrative,” is...

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Ambrose coauthors playbook for sustainable financial health: ‘Colleges on the Brink’

As colleges and universities across the country face challenging times, Ambrose's book, “Colleges on the Brink: The Case for Financial Exigency," serves to help universities avoid crises.

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Vinson goes on record about SC GOP primary, Trump, Biden

News agencies from the UK to Australia speak to Furman's Danielle Vinson about Donald Trump, Joe Biden and Nikki Haley.

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Vinson speaks to news agencies ahead of SC GOP primary

Furman's Danielle Vinson speaks to several news outlets about the South Carolina Republican primary, which takes place Feb. 24.

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Bell Tower Ball honorees featured in local news

The gala was mentioned in Greenville Journal. Several photos were published in TOWN Magazine. Des Moines University shared the news of Angela Walker Franklin's "distinguished alumni" award.

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Alumna’s string project reverberates throughout central Texas

A fixture on the Austin, Texas contemporary classical music scene, “viola nerd” Ames Asbell ’92 leads the Texas State String Project, making affordable music education available to children throughout the region.

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Timmons Arena renovation makes headlines

Several news outlets cover Furman's plans to renovate Timmons Arena in the largest donor-funded project yet for the university.

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Furman Athletics Announces Major Renovations to Timmons Arena

After this basketball season, Timmons Arena will close for major renovations until fall 2025, thanks to $40 million in donor funds.

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Perry’s ‘Wild Semester’ featured on PBS, local news

PBS airs documentary "Learning Wild" about Furman's "Wild Semester" study away program. Several news outlets share the story.

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Furman celebrates award recipients at 2024 Bell Tower Ball

Furman University presented a number of major awards at its annual Bell Tower Ball Saturday, Feb. 17.

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Vinson talks presidential campaign strategy

An AP-NORC poll asks Americans which candidate would be a greater threat to democracy. Danielle Vinson looks at both sides of a potential campaign strategy.

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