Fall 2023 Issue

In this issue of Furman magazine, meet Mike Bothwell ’23 and Jalen Slawson ’23, who helped the men’s basketball team make its first NCAA Tournament appearance since 1980, Shelby Parker ’15, Furman’s first known Cherokee student, who is dedicated to the health and well-being of her people, and Lane Erwin ’15, whose career involves crashing, diving and pummeling. This issue also features research in one biology professor’s lab that could someday help us understand cancer metastasis.

The Comeback

An Ode to Greenville

Bob Farnsworth ’74 sends a love letter to his hometown in music and images.

Notes from the Field

Doubling Down

Mike Bothwell ’23 and Jalen Slawson ’23 Returned to Furman for a Final Year of Basketball, Leading to a Magical Season That Fans Won't Soon Forget

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Clearly Furman: We’re Painting the Town Purple

Join us to learn more about Clearly Furman, the Campaign for Our Third Century.

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Leadership Matters

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