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Remembering a decisive battle

Courtney Tollison graduated from Furman in 1999 and joined the history faculty in 2005.

September 26 marked the centennial commemoration of World War I’s Meuse-Argonne offensive, which was launched in northern France and involved more than a million American soldiers. NPR correspondent and Furman alum Eleanor Beardsley ’86 reported on the commemoration, which included an interview with Furman history professor Courtney Tollison ’99 about the African-American soldiers who served in the campaign. The NPR piece is available online.

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Peace Corps

Furman among top colleges for producing Peace Corps volunteers

The university is ranked No. 15 among “small-size” schools, and there are 10 Furman alumni volunteering in countries around the world.

Southeast Center for Photography

Seven students selected to show work at Southeast Center for Photography

The seven are students of Art Professor Terri Bright. Representing a diverse range of majors, they will show work April 5-27 at the center.

Maddie De Pree '20

Maddie De Pree ’20 will talk about her summer in England at Furman Engaged!

The English major did a deep dive into "Othello" at The Shakespeare Birthplace Trust in Stratford-upon-Avon, England.

Furman math professors Kevin Hutson, John Harris '91 and Liz Bouzarth

Math professors unveil latest model designed to predict NCAA tourney upsets

Kevin Hutson, John Harris '91 and Liz Bouzarth have worked together for six years to create their complex mathematical models.