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Upstate Diamond Classic postponed due to weather

Furman's Upstate Diamond Classic with guest speaker Chipper Jones, scheduled for Wednesday, Feb. 12 at Greenville's Hyatt Regency, has been postponed due to the expectation of inclement weather in the Upstate, Paladin head baseball coach...

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Furman to open at 1 p.m. Friday, Feb. 14

Furman University will resume its normal operating schedule at 1 p.m. Friday, Feb. 14. Please use caution moving about campus Friday, and when traveling to the university. The campus remains closed for Thursday, Feb. 13...

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A club for every student

Gryffindor. Hufflepuff. Ravenclaw. Slytherin. Sound familiar? Every Harry Potter fan knows the four houses that a person is assigned after completing a sorting ceremony. But at Furman University, that takes on a new meaning. "The...

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A dream continued, a legacy remembered

More than 50 years after Martin Luther King, Jr. gave his famed “I Have a Dream” Speech on the steps of the Lincoln Memorial the United States still has a long way to go in...

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A dream continued, a legacy remembered

More than 50 years after Martin Luther King, Jr. gave his famed “I Have a Dream” Speech on the steps of the Lincoln Memorial the United States still has a long way to go in...

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A club for every student

Gryffindor. Hufflepuff. Ravenclaw. Slytherin. Sound familiar?  Every Harry Potter fan knows the four houses that a person is assigned after completing a sorting ceremony. But at Furman University, that takes on a new meaning. “The...

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After-college prospects are bright for Furman grads

No matter what school they attend, most students are concerned about getting a job after graduation and launching their career. Luckily for Furman students, the numbers are in their favor. During a time when the...

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Furman resumes normal operating schedule Thursday, Jan. 30

Furman University will resume its normal operating schedule on Thursday, Jan. 30. Faculty, staff and students are advised to drive carefully Thursday morning since there still may still be icy spots on the roads. As...

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Taking the path to a Ph.D.

Students interested in pursuing a Ph.D. after leaving Furman may just find themselves ideally positioned to prepare to take that step. The Survey of Earned Doctorates, an annual census of all new research doctorate recipients...

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Kudos to the fall term Dean’s List students

Here are the Furman students who were named to the Dean’s List for the fall term of 2013. The honor is awarded to full-time undergraduates who earn a grade point average of at least 3.4...

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Kudos to the fall Dean’s List students

See who made the Dean’s List for the fall term of 2013. The honor is awarded to full-time undergraduates who earn a grade point average of at least 3.4 during the university’s fall and spring...

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Preparing for business leadership

Few private liberal arts colleges offer business degree programs. Even fewer incorporate a rigorous MBA-like experience in those undergraduate disciplines. Furman does both. "The Block" meshes the fundamental elements of management—accounting, finance, marketing and operations...

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