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The CCC weatherized it's 100th home in Greenville Wednesday, August 17.

Home, Sweet Home

Furman’s Community Conservation Corps celebrates a significant milestone when the organization weatherizes its 100th home.

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Kylie Stackis representing TreesGreenville at Michelin Earth Day event

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.


Digging into the roots of food

In the May Experience course Sociology of Food Systems, students examined how class, race, and geography influence food choices.


Luce Foundation Awards Furman $400,000 Grant

The Luce Initiative on Asian Studies and the Environment grant will allow the university to host four new innovative study away and international exchange programs starting in July.

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Duke Energy awards Furman $95,000 Grant

Grant from Duke Energy Water Resources Fund will enhance water quality and biodiversity at Swan Lake. Adding floating marsh islands and dredging tributary mouth are some goals of the project.