Furman professor Melinda Menzer swam 9.2 miles in the Tennessee River to raise awareness and money for refugees.Read more
In an op-ed, retired professor Bill Rogers writes that it's time to talk honestly about race.
During their annual spring meeting on May 20, the trustees also heard that seven new members will join the board on July 1.
Nathan Mathai, Emily Matthews and Michael Robinson have received grants from the Fulbright U.S. Student Program to teach English abroad.
Furman alum Jonathan Butcher '00 writes an article about school choice and education savings plan in Arizona.
On Feb. 24, the university's first Faculty Scholarship Reception celebrated the scholarly publications and creative works of Furman faculty members.
The university held induction ceremonies earlier this spring for 66 students who were elected to the nation’s most prestigious academic society.
Authors are Furman graduates and include Mindy Friddle, Tommy Hays, George Singleton and Ed Tarkington.
David Shields will speak about his latest book, as well as talk about a film based on his work and directed by James Franco in two separate events March 29 and 31.
The 2017 Southern Literary Festival is set for March 30-April 1 at the University of Arkansas-Fort Smith.