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The Furman bell tower

2019: The Year in Review

With the first month of 2020 nearly over, let's revisit the remarkable year that just wrapped up.

Black-and-white photo of Joseph Vaughn walking across campus. Other students are in the background.

Today is Joseph Vaughn Day

Today is Joseph Vaughn Day, marking 55 years since Vaughn, Furman's first African American student, enrolled at the university.

NASA astronomy

Shooting for the stars

Robert Anderson III '18 and his students at J.L. Mann Academy conduct authentic research with NASA astronomers.

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Furman graduates recognized at reception

While most of the nearly 30 members of the fall class of 2019 will participate in formal commencement in 2020, a few availed themselves to a more intimate setting.

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Department of Education news

A brief round-up of news from the education department includes Paul Thomas, Katie Kelly, Temi Bidjerano and two alumnae.