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  1. Hughes Main Library to recognize the centennial of the end of WWI &...Read the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | FOX Carolina

    ... modern cities as a result of WWI," says Dr. Courtney Tollison-Hartness, assistant professor of history at Furman University. She adds, "Because it occurred in midst of Jim Crowe segregation era, African American soldiers' contributions were not ...

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  2. Womena s Basketball: Lady Raiders start the 2018 campaign with 2-0 start on opening weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | The Sidelines

    ... cross-town foe. The Middle Tennessee State women's basketball team brought home a win off the road against Furman University on Sunday. The Lady Raiders had a major comeback, winning the game 78-71 as they trailed in the third quarter by 12, 57-45, ...

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  3. James Gail "Jim" Stertz, Jr. - EDGEFIELDRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 9 | The Edgefield Advertiser

    ... her husband's ministries. He was graduated from the public schools of Greenville, South Carolina and from Furman University. He extensively studied world religions, including Christianity, Buddhism and Confucianism. He also studied nursing. At ...

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  4. Why Europe needs Alex StubbRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2018 | EurActiv.com

    ... Stubb, fits the profile of a new-style leader. [Full disclosure: I taught Stubb as an undergraduate at Furman University]. Few would deny that Alex Stubb has a big personality. He is tall, with a big smile and a gregarious demeanour; he dominates ...

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  5. Pepper retains loyalty to home areaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 2 | Albany Times Union

    ... Junior and the Women's Amateur in the same year. She also won the 1983 Girls' Junior before heading off to Furman University and later the LPGA, where she was the tour's Player of the Year in 1992. The Class of 2018 included two World Golf Hall of ...

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  6. Alewine Participates in CIC Senior Leadership AcademyRead the original story

    Friday Nov 2 | McKendree College

    ... a high quality educational experience to McKendree students. He received his bachelor's degree B.S. from Furman University, and his master's and doctorate from Vanderbilt University. As a professor, he received three teaching awards: The United ...

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  7. ' Member of the Month for November 2018: Rep. Mark SanfordRead the original story w/Photo

    May 1, 2018 | FreedomWorks

    ... he moved to Beaufort, South Carolina. In South Carolina, Sanford became an Eagle Scout, went to college at Furman University, and founded his own real estate company, one he still owns to this day. During his first term in Congress, Rep. Sanford ...

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  8. Golf Digest honors Mattson again as one of a Best YoungRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 29 | Albany Times Union

    ... hannel Academy facilities nationwide. He joined the Saratoga National staff in 2002, after graduating from Furman University.

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  9. Furman endorses 'Joseph Vaughn' ScholarshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 29 | FOX Carolina

    Margaret Burnquist reports on Furman University's decision to acknowledge its history of slavery and learn from it.

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  10. NS Mill Village Assoc named in top five finalist for TATT grantRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 25 | GwdToday.com

    ... for Charles Townes, winner of the Nobel Prize in Physics, who was a Greenville native and graduate of Furman University. The project also aims to be a catalyst for the acceptance and encouragement of experimentation and curiosity - in technology as ...

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  11. Cobb's own Ken Rodriguez has been Fox 5's face for Georgia high...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 25 | MDJonline.com

    ... where he was named all-county as a tight end his junior and senior seasons before playing a season at Furman University. His college football career never bloomed, so instead he looked to his past. "Back then, even at McEachern, (college recruting) ...

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  12. Cleveland Orchestra Fires 2 Leading Musicians After Sexual Misconduct InvestigationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 25 | WNED

    ... orchestras: the Atlanta Symphony, the Utah Symphony and the Nashville Symphony. He has also taught at Furman University in Greenville, S.C., the Eastman School of Music in Rochester, N.Y., and the University of Georgia, as well as having engagements ...

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  13. Cleveland Orchestra Fires Two Leading Musicians After Sexual Misconduct InvestigationRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 24 | National Public Radio

    ... orchestras: the Atlanta Symphony, the Utah Symphony and the Nashville Symphony. He has also taught at Furman University in Greenville, S.C., the Eastman School of Music in Rochester, N.Y., and the University of Georgia, as well as having engagements ...

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  14. GWU President Receives North Carolina's Highest Civilian HonorRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 20 | World News Report

    ... president. In May, 2005, he was named GWU's 12th president and took office on July 1. A 1969 graduate of Furman University in Greenville, S.C., with a bachelor's degree in English, Bonner earned his master's degree in 1971 from the University of ...

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  15. Did you know? WWE star Xavier Woods has a Ph. D.Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 14 | Post and Courier

    WWE performer Xavier Woods graduated from Furman University in Greenville in 2008 with a master's degree in psychology and a bachelor's degree in philosophy.

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  16. Airport 48 Steps Up During Capital Challenge Equitation WeekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 1, 2018 | Chronicle of the Horse

    ... up an equitation win after chasing it for years. Ingram, 21, of Nashville, Tennessee, made the trip from Furman University in South Carolina to Capital Challenge, just long enough to top the 26 total entries in the North American Adult Equitation ...

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  17. Oregon woman finds birth father in South Carolina. He never knew she existed.Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 30, 2018 | KCEN

    ... "We didn't expect it. But it could happen to anybody." Later, as the three of them were strolling around Furman University, they sat on a bench to wait out a passing shower. "And all of a sudden Daddy says, 'Let's call Debi,'" said Alliano, 60. "We ...

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  18. St. Paul's Episcopal Church Presents Director Of Music Paul Thomas...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 27, 2018 | Chattanoogan.com

    ... in the Art of Organ Accompaniment. As an undergraduate, he studied organ with Charles Tompkins at Furman University. Mr. Thomas has given solo organ recitals at the Piccolo Spoleto Festival, Yale's Woolsey Hall, Saint Thomas Church Fifth Avenue and ...

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  19. Brentwood's Aceveda, Franklin's Albert first John Maher Builders Scholar-Athletes of 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 26, 2018 | Williamson Herald

    ... and individual All-Academic Team. That's not surprising, considering she will graduate early to enroll at Furman University with a 4.639 grade point average, spending every academic year in the top ten percent at Brentwood. She is a member of both ...

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  20. September 26, 2018 ] 5 inducted into Hall of Fame EducationRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 26, 2018 | The Union Daily Times

    ... for three years and was named team captain of both sports as a junior and senior. David attended Furman University and was named to the all-conference and all-academic teams in 1978. As head football coach at Dunwoody High School in Atlanta, David ...

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