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University to Host “Conversation” with SC Congressional Candidates

Sen. Tim Scott and Rep. Trey Gowdy will be among the candidates to attend the Oct. 24 event.

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Harvard’s Jennifer Hochschild Speaks Oct. 6

Dr. Hochschild speaks about political implications of class-in-race inequality. Her talk is part of the Phi Beta Kappa Visiting Scholars program.


High Noon series kicks off Sept. 28 with “Brexit” lecture

Political science professor Brent Nelsen will open the fall series with a talk about Britain's exit from the European Union.


Provost Shields Announces $225,000 NSF Grant for MERCURY Consortium

The grant will support a collaboration of undergraduate research teams at 25 primarily undergraduate institutions nationwide.

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Here Comes the Sun


Jeff Redderson explains how Furman's $1.7 million solar facility will reduce the university’s energy costs and bring its solar power production to the maximum allowed under state law.

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The Right to Vote

Three Furman students are challenging a local policy that prevents them from voting where they attend school.

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Around the Lake

You can always count on the student-run Pauper Players to entertain and put on quite the production whenever they take the stage, as they have this week for the popular musical, “Seussical.” The group has three more performances—one on Sept. 23 and two on Sept. 24—of the musical featuring Dr. Seuss's best-loved stories. See Upcoming Events on this page for times.