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Get ready for a new school year

The class of 2023 arrives on campus Aug. 23, and classes begin Aug. 27. Opening convocation takes place Monday, Aug. 26.

Henry Dreyfus award

Chemistry professor Anderson receives Henry Dreyfus Teacher-Scholar Award

Anderson is among only eight professors nationally to receive the award, which recognizes research and teaching efforts of talented, early-career faculty.

Furman to hold summer commencement exercises Aug. 17

History professor Erik Ching will serve as speaker and approximately 45 students will receive undergraduate and graduate degrees.

kate stuart

Into the wild: Furman’s Kate Stuart ’21 studies African animals

Originally bound for veterinary medicine, Stuart has discovered her real passion lies in conservation through her trips to South Africa.


Excerpts & Anecdotes

A digital highlight from the latest issue of Furman Magazine


One State, One People.

As the Riley Institute turns 20, former governor and Secretary of Education Dick Riley isn’t resting.

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Furman In the News

Beauty and brains

Did Furman make the list of the “South’s Most Beautiful Colleges?” Spoiler alert!

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Around the Lake

As part of the Koru Mindfulness program at Furman, students participate in a silent meditation walk around the university’s labyrinth, which is located behind Daniel Chapel. (Photo by Jeremy Fleming)