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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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Furman Metropolitan Fellows begin their internships in New York City

Rising seniors Rosemary Coskrey and Maddie De Pree will be mentored and supported by the FMF directors throughout the summer.

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‘Ketching up’ with Dorothy Spratlin ’19: A year on the road in the Wienermobile

One of 12 chosen from a pool of 7,000, Dorothy Spratlin ’19 will be steering her Wienermobile across the Southeast.

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Matt Olson debuts new jazz CD ‘789 Miles’

The recording is Olson’s fourth project and features his original compositions as well as those of his current and former students at Furman.

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Chemistry Professor Mary Elizabeth Anderson receives NSF grant

In addition to Anderson's grant, biology professors obtain renewed funding to support undergraduate research projects and more.