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Furman Symphony Orchestra in concert Feb. 23

Conducted by Thomas Joiner, the CLP performance features faculty guest artists Derek Parsons (piano) and Gary Malvern (trumpet). Tickets: $5-$15.

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.


Excerpts & Anecdotes

A digital highlight from the latest issue of Furman Magazine


A Calling to Cambodia

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

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Furman In the News

Nominated for U.S. attorney

President Trump nominates alum Thomas Cullen '00 to become U.S. attorney for the Western District of Virginia.

The Roanoke Times

It’s just different

Assistant sports information director Julie Paré talks about balancing life at work and at home.

CoSIDA 360 Magazine
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Around the Lake

Furman hosted its 6th annual TEDx event on Feb. 17 at the Younts Conference Center. A student-run, independently-organized event, TEDxFurmanU2018 featured a diverse slate of speakers who questioned key assumptions about climate change, criminal justice, health care, religion and addiction. (Photo by Jeremy Fleming)