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A female student swings a sledge hammer to break up building materials.

Paladins lend a hand on MLK Day of Service

Students, faculty and staff spread out across Greenville to help area organizations.

Paladin couple has attended more than 700 basketball games

David ’55 and Carol Mauldin ’58 have been attending Furman basketball games since the 1950s and have enjoyed getting to know the players over the years.

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Pitch competition set for student entrepreneurs

Six student teams will square off Saturday, Feb. 22, for up to $10,000 prize money for the best venture. The event is open to the public.

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Seven predictions for the new decade

At the start of a new decade, seven experts weigh in on what the 2020s may bring.

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Excerpts & Anecdotes

A digital highlight from the latest issue of Furman Magazine



Julie McElrath ’73 has devoted her career to fighting HIV/AIDS.

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Furman In the News

Getting to know Emily Scott Robinson

Singer-songwriter Robinson '09 has amassed nearly 200,000 Spotify listeners. Her song, “Better with Time,” has over 2 million listeners.

Yes! Weekly, Rolling Stone

Replanting mall’s natural charm

The dying, decades-old trees lining Furman's iconic mall are in the process of being replaced by trees that can live up to four centuries.

The Greenville News
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Around the Lake

Oct. 24th marked a national recognition of afterschool programs and their impact on students, families and communities. To show support of "Lights On Afterschool," an initiative of the Afterschool Alliance, many landmarks donned new colors. Furman University's bell tower was among them. (Photo by Sara Ellis Pearce)