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 According to President Elizabeth Davis, Furman has deep stakes in community via @GreenvilleNews What are your thoughts?

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Elizabeth Davis prepares for her formal inauguration, March 19, as Furman president.
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ICYMI... Robert P. George and Dr. Cornel West, two prominent thinkers on the right and left, respectively, will speak about Christianity and politics. Join us tomorrow at 5pm in the Watkins Room.
Robert P. George, Ph.D., and Cornel R. West, Ph.D. (pictured here), two prominent thinkers on the right and left, respectively, will speak on campus about Christianity and politics Thursday, March 5 at 5 p.m. in Watkins Room of the Trone Student Center. "A Conversation About Christianity and Po
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ICYMI...Furman recently received a major gift for the Poverty Studies program. Philosophy department chair and professor David Gandolfo wrote an op-ed in The Greenville News on the subject. Stating that Furman is headed in the right direction.
Furman recently announced that it had received a $500,000 gift to support its rapidly growing Poverty Studies program. Meanwhile, on the same day, the University of North Carolina announced that it was considering closing its poverty studies program. According to philosophy professor David Gandolfo,
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The Furman University Chorale will present a concert Tuesday, March 3 at 8 p.m. in Daniel Memorial Chapel on the Furman campus.

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The Furman University Chorale will present a concert Tuesday, March 3 at 8 p.m. in Daniel Memorial Chapel on the Furman campus. Conducted by Music Professor Vivian Hamilton, D.M.A., and assisted by Furman junior Henry Branson (Chapel Hill, N.C.), the concert is free and open to the public. Furman so
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or the university’s first Chinese Environmental Film Festival.

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Seven filmmakers from China and the United States will converge at Furman University Thursday, Feb. 26 through Saturday, Feb. 28 for the university’s first Chinese Environmental Film Festival. The festival features three days of experimental, documentary and feature films with environmental themes
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Distinguished Visiting Professor of Violin at Furman University William Preucil will perform with pianist William Ransom, D.M.A., in recital Monday, March 2 at 8 p.m. in Daniel Recital Hall on campus.  http://newspress.furman.edu/2015/02/preucil-and-ransom-perform-march-2/#sthash.nRCRCetr.dpuf
Distinguished Visiting Professor of Violin at Furman University William Preucil will perform with pianist William Ransom, D.M.A., in recital Monday, March 2 at 8 p.m. in Daniel Recital Hall on campus. The recital is free and open to the public. Preucil and Ransom will perform sonatas for violin and
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It's official! Furman Men's Basketball is championship bound!
If you're in the Western North Carolina or Upstate South Carolina area, join us! Help cheer on the Paladins against the Wofford Terriers.
Buy tickets today! http://www.furmanpaladins.com/tickets/2015_SoCon_Basketball_Championships
All Session: $100. Single Session: $17. Group Single Session: $12. Student (must show valid ID): $10. Children's Ticket (5 years of younger FREE): $10. To Purchase Tickets call Dwight Covington at 864-607-5148 or see Dwight in the lobby of the U.S. Cellular Center begining one hour prior to the ...
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Don't miss the ongoing drawing exhibition by Furman art professor Glen Miller, through March 20 in Thompson Gallery.
An ongoing drawing exhibition by Furman art professor Glen Miller will be on display Feb. 19-March 20 in Thompson Gallery of the Roe Art Building on the Furman University campus. Thompson Gallery hours are 9 a.m.-5 p.m., Monday through Friday. In the exhibition, Black and White, Miller will be creat
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Education Professor Michael Svec explains that improving diversity in the sciences is a serious challenge that demands immediate attention.
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Current statistics from the National Science Foundation on women and minorities in science and engineering suggest that the demographic composition of scientists and engineers does not reflect the large diversity of the American population. Over 70% of scientists and engineers in the United States a
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For many, it takes stepping outside their comfort zone to find what really inspires them. Earth and Environmental Sciences graduate Virginia Batts ’11 took a giant step into India, “land of a thousand languages” to follow her passion.
In his now famous commencement address at Stanford University, Steve Jobs said, “You’ve got to find what you love . . . the only way to do great work is to love what you do.” For many, it takes stepping outside their comfort zone to find what really inspires them. Earth and Environmenta
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Furman University officials announced today that a Furman trustee and his wife have made a $500,000 gift that will create an endowment to support the university’s popular and innovative Poverty Studies program.

See more at: http://newspress.furman.edu/2015/02/furman-receives-500000-gift-to-support-poverty-studies/#sthash.cTSOcv5Z.dpuf
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Furman’s drone team was recently selected by Business Black Box as a winner of its 2015 Innovation Award, one of seven awards made through the annual Business Black Box Awards.
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Furman’s drone team was recently selected by Business Black Box as a winner of its 2015 Innovation Award, one of seven awards made through the annual Business Black Box Awards. The Innovation Award is given to a person or company who has pushed the limits of what is already understood or possible.
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Located in Greenville, South Carolina, Furman offers outstanding academics, opportunities for a broad range of talented students with a passion for learning, a robust visual and performing arts program and NCAA Division I athletics.  Our campus is nationally acclaimed for its beauty and the residential student body is the ideal size to enhance scholarly activity, personal growth and leadership development.  With its more realistic approach to college admissions, the college has made the standardized test optional and instead relies on interviews with hopeful applicants.
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