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Chemistry professor George Shields recognized for leadership in undergraduate research

Shields was named a fellow of the Council on Undergraduate Research.

The Furman bell tower

University to rededicate Furman Hall, unveil new plaque

The rededication is the latest action taken based on recommendations by the Task Force on Slavery and Justice.

When her community needs help, Blackwell ’23 is ready

Zoe Blackwell ’23 applies her work as an EMT to her interest in biology and a pre-med path.

black history month

February is Black History Month

Furman University is celebrating Black History Month with events scheduled throughout the month of February.

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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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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)