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Q&A with Courtney Tollison ’99

Furman Distinguished University Public Historian and Scholar Courtney Tollison ’99 serves on the university’s Task Force on Slavery and Justice. Read more about how our landscapes can reveal our community’s values in the spring 2021 issue of Furman magazine.

From Ballroom to River Barge

History major Jessie Cochran ’05 applies skills and passion in her nonprofit work across continents. Read more about her years in South Sudan with the United Nations World Food Programme in the spring 2021 issue of Furman magazine.  

A Better World For Those Often Left Behind

Newly elected Georgia Senator Kim Jackson ’06 is seizing her opportunity to bring positive change. Read more about this history major’s work on behalf of those in need  in the spring 2021 issue of Furman magazine