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$2 million for fine arts at Furman

The Duke Endowment has awarded Furman a $2 million grant that will help fund a new initiative to enhance and expand the university’s programs in music, art and theatre, including a collaborative partnership with the...

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Celebration is set for Furman’s Homecoming weekend

For one week, Furman University is bringing its entire family back to campus. Furman alumni, students and friends will celebrate Homecoming 2012 with a week of reunions, student activities and events. The festivities begin Oct....

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An Olympic dream realized: Reid Morelli’s (’14) most extraordinary summer

When many college students think of summer, images of sunshine and a slower pace come to mind. But many Furman students are a different breed. They use the downtime to explore internships, travel, conduct research...

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Furman professor, students study mountain lion populations

Spending the summer looking at animal feces and struggling to find phone reception isn't most people's idea of a good time. But throw in the chance to track mountain lions in the wild and you...

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Bollywood Ending

It’s not everyday a movie night turns into a career networking event. But for Lauren Moon, it did just that. When she was a senior, Moon thought a Bollywood night sounded like a fun event...

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Carnival photos

AUGUST 27, 2012 Jeremy Flemming captured some images from the student carnival, which was held last Thursday on E-field.  Check out his work.

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Fan Fest, field day and more

AUGUST 20, 2012 by John Roberts, Newspage Editor Furman Fan Fest, an exhibition soccer game against Wake Forest and a field day for the class of Class of 2016: they were all part of a...

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Furman listed in Forbes’ annual rankings

Furman is included in Forbes magazine’s annual ranking of “America’s Top Colleges.” The university is listed at No. 20 in the category of top Southern colleges, and is ranked No. 96 among the top 200 colleges...

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Furman puts a wrap on 2012 rugby camp

Furman University put a wrap on its fourth annual rugby camp Sunday with a record number of campers and a few different twists. For the first time the camp devoted more than a day to...

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Orientation program gets strong reviews

JULY 6, 2012 by Erikah Haavie, Contributing Writer A new approach to freshman orientation this year brought large groups of incoming students and their families to campus in June for five two-day programs packed full...

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University Center to be named for family of Furman alumnus

JUNE 22, 2012 by Vince Moore, Director of News and Media Relations Furman officials have announced that the school’s University Center will be named for the family of Furman alumnus and trustee David Trone. Trone,...

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MayEx course featured on Iowa TV

As part of Furman’s May Experience Study Away schedule, political science professor Glen Halva-Neubauer took a group of students to Iowa to study agriculture history and policy, food security, commodity vs. sustainable farming, and environmental...

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