CLP – StraightTalk Series: Back from the Brink: A Framework for Climate Action

McAlister Auditorium

Climate scientist Dr. Angel Hsu will lay out discreet steps to halt catastrophic climate change before former Vice President Al Gore (live via remote camera) offers reasons to hope about our climate future. In a panel moderated by Furman professor of sustainability science Dr. Matthew Cohen, Hsu will be joined in conversation by Stinson Woodward […]

Upcountry History Museum – Fast Lane: The NASCAR Photography of Darryl Moran

‘Start Your Engines!’ NASCAR Exhibit Racing to Upcountry History Museum   NASCAR races are always filled with “thrill of victory and agony of defeat” moments, and Fast Lane: The NASCAR Photography of Darryl Moran, the newest exhibition opening at the Upcountry History Museum-Furman University, a Smithsonian Affiliate, on Saturday, September 3, 2022, offers a look […]

Art exhibition: “safe unsafe”

Xia Zhang Ongoing through Monday, Oct. 17 Thompson Art Gallery Xia Zhang’s “safe unsafe” is a solo exhibition of video, photographs and sculpture. With the inclusion of large-scale videos, the exhibition showcases many of Zhang’s works as artifacts of belonging through the documentation of labor, performance, process and media through a lens of structural identities: […]

Reception for “Thresholds” art exhibition

“Thresholds” Todd McDonald Tuesday, Oct. 25-Monday, Dec. 12 Thompson Art Gallery Reception: Friday, Oct. 28, 6:30-8:30 p.m. (Furman Homecoming weekend) “Born out of wild and natural surroundings, our senses developed to pick up subtle and nuanced cues that were contingent for survival. We now divide our time between real, physical existence and the electronic space […]