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Professor Greg Springsteen, first author of the study, has taught at Furman since 2006.

Research by Furman Chemistry Professor Greg Springsteen and two of his students have contributed to a new study that offers an explanation for how life on earth might have begun. The research, conducted in conjunction with scientists at The Scripps Research Institute, was published Monday in the journal Nature Communications. The Furman students involved in the research efforts were Julia Nelson ’15 and Chandler Joel Rhea ‘19. Science news outlets across the world picked up on the exciting discovery, including GizmodoNewslineThe Scripps Howard Research Institute and the Royal Society of Chemistry in the United Kingdom.

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Presidential historian Michael Beschloss to discuss ‘Leadership’ at AHBC

"Leadership: A Story of the American Presidency," sponsored by Furman and the American History Book Club, will be held at Greenville Country Club.

2019 President’s Report

When we launched The Furman Advantage, we promised to give all of our students an educational experience that would prepare them for meaningful lives and careers.

Furman celebrates Dick Riley and 20 years of The Riley Institute

Colleagues paid tribute to the Furman alumnus and former secretary of education, who shared stories from his career.

Found in translation: Professor and alumna translate Spanish poems into English

Maria Bartlett '18 and Spanish Professor Ron Friis translate a book of 40 poems by Alberto Blanco.