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Brexit and Everything After

In a Q & A, Dr. Brent Nelsen talks about the Brexit vote, Britain’s place in the world and the future of the European project.


It Was a Very Good Year

With seven league championships to its credit, Furman's 2015-16 athletic year proved to be the best in more than a decade.

Gil Allen Book

Speed Dating

A short story from the book, "The Final Days of Great American Shopping," by Gilbert Allen.


Tudora to be Paladin

Michael Tudora, an 11-year Canadian rugby player and team captain, has committed to Furman and will enroll in the fall. Tudora, son of Alex and Michelle Tudora, attends Donald A Wilson Secondary School in Ontario. He has played for the Ajax Wanderers, a club team, since 2005. A versatile athlete, Tudora (6’2, 205 pounds) has […]

Sexual identification perceptions vary by culture

In 1474 in Medieval Europe, a rooster (a male chicken) was put on trial for “the heinous and unnatural crime of laying an egg”. Inside the egg, the villagers believed was a cockatrice, a mythical beast with the head of a rooster and the body of a dragon or serpent. While society has since moved […]