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Provost George Shields receives major award from Research Corporation

Shields is one of three professors from across the nation to be named a 2018 Cottrell Scholar TREE Award recipient.

Education professor Paul Thomas co-edits collection of essays

"Critical Media Literacy and Fake News in Post-Truth America" is co-edited by Thomas. The collection is published by Brill/Sense.

UNCC philosophy professor Shannon Sullivan on “Becoming White” Feb. 22

Sullivan examines how habits of whiteness are developed in white children and how those habits are passed down through the generations.

Furman hosts TEDx talks Feb. 17

Speakers from the Furman community and invited guests question key assumptions about climate change, criminal justice, health care, religion and addiction.


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A Calling to Cambodia

The Housworths have dedicated their careers to improving medical care in the impoverished country

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A quiet journey

Professor Cherie Maiden talks about teaching French, her love for African writers and how she came to be at Furman.

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Around the Lake

The Heller Service Corps hosted its annual Valentine’s Day Dance in the Younts Conference Center on Feb. 13. The event, which started in the 1990s, brings adults with special needs to campus to celebrate Valentine’s Day and share the dance floor with Furman students. (Photo by Jeremy Fleming)