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Category: Alumni Profiles Archive

The road home

Arianna Shirk ’02 followed her calling to Africa, where she now serves as an emergency pediatric physician in AIC Kijabi Hospital's neonatal intensive care unit.

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Ready for the world

By pushing out of her comfort zone, Alice Williams ’15 found her calling and the courage to follow it.

Down on the Farm

In an unconventional classroom, Joy Owens ’14, director of the Historic Johnson Farm, teaches children about history and agriculture.

An Enterprise Built with Bread

The Women’s Bakery, co-founded by Markey Culver ’08, trains and supports women in Rwanda and Tanzania to source local ingredients, bake and sell fortified breads,

A legacy of HOPE

Chris and Kelly's HOPE Foundation founded by alumnus Steve Grant fights substance abuse among Greenville's youth.

Furman Singers Debut on Broadway

This weekend sixteen singers will perform at the 1,505-seat Lunt-Fontanne Theatre in New York City with Kristin Chenoweth in her one-woman show, My Love Letter to Broadway.

Sustainability in action

As sustainability program manager at Georgia State University, Jenni Asman ’11 is responsible for conceiving new sustainability initiatives for all five GSU campus locations.

A new leaf

Furman alumna Kylie Stackis ’14 heads up Trees Greenville, a nonprofit organization established to plant, promote and protect trees in Greenville County.