The Rollin' Dins Parade down the Furman Mall and a football scrimmage at Paladin Stadium celebrating the launch of a new season were a part of Homecoming 2020
Joseph Vaughn Plaza will incorporate the front steps leading up to the James B. Duke Library and be home to a statue honoring Furman's first Black undergraduate student.
"Whether you are already on campus, if you’re coming to campus later this semester, or if you’ll be studying or working from home, welcome back to the Furman experience."
Sixth annual 24-hour celebration of Paladin pride and philanthropy gives Furman chance to show support by wearing purple, giving to the university and participating in virtual activities.
The event, which took place on Feb. 22, celebrates the accomplishments of members of the Furman community and thanks them for their contributions to the university.
The annual event celebrates members of the Furman community for their philanthropy, service, leadership and accomplishments.
Bell Tower Ball Awards University Partnership Award ScanSource, Inc. ScanSource Chief Executive Office Mike Baur and Chair of the President’s Advisory Council Mark Kinghorn ’99 Founded in 1992 and headquartered in Greenville, South Carolina, ScanSource, Inc. is a leading global provider of technology products and solutions. With more than 2,100 employees in 43 locations across […]
Bell Tower Ball Awards Honorary Alumni Award Paul Scarpa Paul Scarpa and Dave Ellison '72 When it comes to winning, Charleston, South Carolina native Paul Scarpa has a gift. He became Furman University’s men’s tennis coach in 1967 and remained at the helm for 45 seasons, during which he became the winningest NCAA Division I […]
Bell Tower Ball Awards Engaged Parent Award William and Carroll Flowers Francis Flowers Ennis '09 and Will Flowers '17 accepted the award on their parents' behalf. Though William and Carroll Flowers call Dothan, Alabama home, Furman University has been a second home for the past 12 years. Their three daughters – Frances ’09, Grace ’11, […]
Bell Tower Ball Awards Carl F. Kohrt Distinguished Alumni Award David Trone '77 A Maryland native, David Trone is a true American success story. Now the Owner and President of Total Wine & More, he launched the company in 1991 with his brother, Robert. Today the company operates 150 retail stores in 21 states and […]