Replacing aging trees is part of an ongoing project.
"Achieving a STARS gold rating means that sustainability is intertwined in everything we do at Furman." -- Laura Bain
Furman ranks No. 9 overall among baccalaureate institutions included in the AASHE publication.
Trees along the Furman Mall, between Daniel Chapel and the main entrance, will be replaced with longer-living species of oaks.
The new hub for sustainability envisions a world that meets the needs of all people within the limits of the living planet.