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TEDxFurmanU set for Feb. 11

A slate of speakers includes Furman faculty and students, and other speakers with big ideas. TEDxFurmanU is presented by Furman Creative Collaborative.

Furman student Slavi Georgiev

Slavi Georgiev’s American Education

Slavi Georgiev was 12 in 1989 when the communist regime in his home country of Bulgaria fell. They were in the middle of the school year, he remembers, when teachers came in and instructed them to mark out sections of their state-mandated curriculum textbooks. “We’re not teaching this anymore,” they said. Today he is a […]