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US News ranks Furman a ‘Most Innovative School’ 4th year in a row

U.S. News & World Report has again placed Furman in the top quarter of the 223 liberal arts and sciences colleges and universities ranked in this category.

Erica Daly '22 holds a Dins Vote pin in front of Johns Hall

Dins Vote working to keep student voting on an upward trajectory

Student group's goal is to have at least 50% of Furman students cast a ballot in the 2020 election.

Paladin Pivots

Paladin Pivots: Turning crisis into opportunity

Anthony Herrera and Mary Sturgill host a live podcast series featuring alumni entrepreneurs who are meeting COVID challenges head-on.

Furman awarded two NSF grants totaling $720,000

In winning two NSF grants, Professor of Chemistry George Shields and Associate Professor of Biology Jason Rawlings have secured nearly $720,000, which will benefit students at Furman and beyond.


Excerpts & Anecdotes

A digital highlight from the latest issue of Furman Magazine


The World Opened Up

From Greenville to Kampala, LaDavia Drummond Just ’02 follows her faith.

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Furman In the News

Gift of $4 million by alumnus makes headlines

Dr. Matthew W. Wilson's gift to benefit the Institute for the Advancement of Community Health is covered in several outlets.

Greenville Journal, UpstateBizSC, GSA Biz Wire, Philanthropy News Digest
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Around the Lake

Furman University participated in a national celebration of the 100th anniversary of the 19th Amendment, which gave women the right to vote. Furman’s Bell Tower and Duke Library were illuminated in the colors of the women’s suffrage movement – purple, gold and white.