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  1. South Carolina holds back about 350 third-graders who struggle to readRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Post and Courier

    ... what would happen if she didn't score high enough on the STAR test at the end of summer: Paul Thomas, a Furman University associate professor of education who has criticized the third-grade retention policy, said the long list of exemptions might ...

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  2. Independent law schools teetering on the brinkRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Atlanta Injury Law Blog

    Few people recall that my undergraduate alma mater, Furman University in South Carolina, once had a law school. In the depths of the Great Depression hit, Furman closed its law school in 1932.

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  3. From Waiuku boy to helicopter commander aboard US super carrierRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 16 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... He had ambitions to be a professional football player after he secured a scholarship to play football at Furman University in South Carolina However, his political studies sparked an interest in the military. "I had seen what I considered at the ...

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  4. Featured Player: Evan Jumper, Myrtle Beach left tackleRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 16 | Horry Independent

    ... years, he gained 60 pounds. Now he's certainly going places. The Seahawks' left tackle has committed to Furman University, where he will play on the Paladins' offensive line. "They do a great job," he said. "All my credit I would like to give to the ...

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  5. Clemson student could start against Tigers for Furman in season openerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 15 | YardBarker.com

    ... he may actually start against the Tigers. According to The Greenville News, Roberts plays quarterback at Furman University. It just so happens, Clemson's 2018 season kicks off against Furman on Sept. 1. Roberts is enrolled in a cooperative ...

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  6. Why a Clemson student could be starting at quarterback against the TigersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 15 | USA Today

    ... Roberts, being an engineer was just as important as being a quarterback. But he could not be both at Furman University. Furman, a liberal arts institution, was the only Division I school to offer Roberts a football scholarship, but it could not ...

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  7. Dick Riley, paragon of decency, shines right pathRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 15 | Charleston City Paper

    ... eight years as education secretary, he returned to South Carolina and founded the Riley Institute at Furman University, which focuses on programs to improve schools, expand diversity, and develop more principled leaders. "The money we spend on K-12 ...

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  8. Trinity UMC awards scholarshipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 8 | Loudon County News

    ... Rebecca Reed, son and daughter of Phil and Lisa Reed. All are members of the church. Blake graduated from Furman University with a Bachelor of Science in health sciences and will pursue a Doctor of Medicine in dentistry at the University of ...

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  9. Parker, ZoeRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 8 | Journal Gazette

    Zoe Parker of Fort Wayne has been named to the spring Dean's List at Furman University, the university has announced.

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  10. Heisenberg Professorship for Heidelberg PsychologistRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 2 | PressReleasePoint

    ... in 2011 at Marburg University. Subsequent research took him to the University of Mannheim and the Furman University in Greenville (USA). He has been the principal investigator of the "Cognition and Attention Regulation" Junior Research Group at ...

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  11. Shaw resigns as assistant for Furman football programRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 31 | USA Today

    Shaw resigns as assistant for Furman football program An assistant coach for Furman University's football program has resigned Check out this story on USATODAY.com: https://usat.ly/2voeQWW The Greenville News reports former University of South Carolina star quarterback Connor Shaw is leaving his position as tight ends coach. Shaw, a Greenville resident, had been hired by the Paladins on Jan. 19 after an injury-plagued four-year career in the NFL.

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  12. Record crowd for Falcons practice sees new stadium roof open, closeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 30 | Griffin Daily News

    ... The large turnout led Falcons owner Arthur Blank to remember the Falcons holding training camp at Furman University in Greenville, S.C., when he bought the team in 2001. "A huge day was 200 people," Blank said. "We don't practice normally at MBS, ...

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  13. New President and CEO a 'Read the original story

    Monday Jul 30 | Business Officer

    ... Whealler Johnston as NACUBO's next president and CEO," said Mary Lou Merkt, 2017-18 NACUBO board chair and Furman University vice president for finance and administration. "Throughout the search process, I came to admire her broad experience, ...

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  14. Record crowd for Falcons practice sees new roof open, closeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 29 | Powhatan Today

    ... The large turnout led Falcons owner Arthur Blank to remember the Falcons holding training camp at Furman University in Greenville, South Carolina, when he bought the team in 2001. "A huge day was 200 people," Blank said. "We don't practice normally ...

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  15. Lander University Names New Vice President of Student AffairsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 26 | GwdToday.com

    ... State University in Ohio since 2013. Before that, he served in a multitude of leadership roles at Furman University over 14 years, including serving as special assistant to the president for Strategic Planning, assistant vice president for ...

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  16. Leslie Haas: The Queen Of G VegasRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 25 | FITSNews

    ... 's "35 Best and Brightest Under 35," and will be appearing at the gala awards ceremony for this group at Furman University in September. She will also be appearing soon on television screens in Greenville and beyond (a development we hope to update ...

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  17. Lander University Names New Vice President of Student AffairsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 25 | GwdToday.com

    ... State University in Ohio since 2013. Before that, he served in a multitude of leadership roles at Furman University over 14 years, including serving as special assistant to the president for Strategic Planning, assistant vice president for ...

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  18. Singer Polhill out to prove millennials work hard, tooRead the original story

    Jul 20, 2018 | San Tan Sun News

    ... he put music aside for football, playing cornerback and wide receiver. He played cornerback for a year at Furman University in Greenville, South Carolina, until something got in the way: his love of music. "I decided to make a career out of it," he ...

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  19. Paladin Club Posts Record Setting Year For Furman AthleticsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2018 | Furman Paladins

    Furman University director of athletics Mike Buddie today announced a new annual fundraising record for Paladin athletics scholarships, totaling $1.366 million for the 2017-18 fiscal year. The effort includes donations through the Paladin Club, Furman's athletic fundraising arm.

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  20. BWW Feature: Young Frankenstein at In The SpotlightRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 16, 2018 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... 10 with a group purchase of 16 tickets or more. Elizabeth Budinoff is an English and Theatre Arts major at Furman University. She has been an avid participant and lover of theatre since she was (read more...)

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