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‘Lead bold and thrilling lives’ – Furman celebrates Commencement for the class of 2021

More than 500 students received their degrees in an in-person ceremony in Paladin Stadium.

The Furman bell tower

Students, faculty honored at 2020 and 2021 commencement ceremonies

Students receive awards for scholarship, general culture, participation in college activities and high moral character; faculty receive awards for teaching, advising.

Trude Heller passes away at 98

Namesake of Furman's Heller Service Corps was a long-time servant leader in Greenville.

2021 Senior Spotlight

From graduate school to the Fed to a high-powered law firm position, this year's Senior Spotlight students show us what's possible at Furman.

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In the Spring 2021 issue of Furman magazine, meet Alaskan brewery founder Marcy Larson ’79, education icon Pearlie Harris M ’83, and Dr. Matt W. Wilson ’86, who champions health care for those who need it most.


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Furman In the News

Trude Heller dies at 98

Along with her late husband Max, the Hellers are the namesake of Furman's Heller Service Corps.

The Post and Courier

How colleges weathered pandemic finances

Susan Maddux, vice president for finance and administration, told The Chronicle of Higher Ed about measures Furman has taken to weather the downturn.

The Chronicle of Higher Education
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Around the Lake

Students perform a band concert.
A band concert, conducted by Sue Samuels in McAlister Auditorium, on March 12, 2021.