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  1. Laser pioneer Charles Townes dies aged 99Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2015 | PhysicsWeb Events

    ... Born on 28 July 1915 in Greenville, South Carolina, Townes was just 19 when he graduated in 1935 from Furman University in Greenville with degrees in physics and modern languages. After then completing a Master's degree in physics at Duke ...

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  2. Puette named to dean's listRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2015 | Jacksonville Daily News

    Daniel Puette of Cedar Point was named to the dean's list at Furman University in Greenville, South Carolina, for the fall 2014 semester.

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  3. Inventor Of Laser Dies At 99Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2015 | WIBW-TV Topeka

    Townes, who was born in Greenville in 1915 and graduated from Furman University, shared the 1964 Nobel Prize in physics for the invention of the laser. He later pioneered the use of lasers in astronomy.

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  4. In Memoriam: Charles Hard TownesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2015 | Photonics Spectra

    ... treaty to regulate underground weapons testing. Born July 28, 1915, in Greenville, S.C., Townes attended Furman University and graduated summa cum laude in 1935 at the age of 19 with bachelor's degrees in physics and modern languages. He completed ...

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  5. Furman announces 2015 football scheduleRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2015 | WYFF-TV Greenville

    ... 26 VMI makes its first trip to Paladin Stadium since 2001 to provide the opposition for Family Weekend at Furman University. South Carolina State comes to Greenville for an Oct. 3 clash that will provide Furman with its final non-conference ...

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  6. $800K in scholarships, so farRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2015 | HeraldNet

    ... ninth-grade students. Allen credits the unusual amount of money she's earned in scholarships to her drive. Furman University in South Carolina is Chloe's top choice, but she hasn't received a scholarship to that school yet. She's toured more than a ...

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  7. Monroe High teen fielding $800K in scholarship offers a " so farRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2015 | HeraldNet

    ... ninth-grade students. Allen credits the unusual amount of money she's earned in scholarships to her drive. Furman University in South Carolina is Chloe's top choice, but she hasn't received a scholarship to that school yet. She's toured more than a ...

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  8. 4 finalists for University of Wyoming law deanRead the original story

    Jan 24, 2015 | KSL-TV

    ... of Law; Rodney Smolla, visiting professor at the University of Georgia School of Law, former president of Furman University and former dean of the Washington and Lee University School of Law; and Andrew Strauss, associate dean and international law ...

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  9. $800K in scholarships, so far: Monroe High's Chloe Cook expects shea ll still need a jobRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2015 | HeraldNet

    ... ninth-grade students. Allen credits the unusual amount of money she's earned in scholarships to her drive. Furman University in South Carolina is Chloe's top choice, but she hasn't received a scholarship to that school yet. She's toured more than a ...

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  10. UNT Creative Writing welcomes Darin Bradley to read from his novel 'Chimpanzee'Read the original story

    Jan 22, 2015 | University of North Texas News Service

    ... received his doctoral degree in English from UNT and has taught courses on writing and literature at UNT, Furman University in Greenville, South Carolina, and East Tennessee State University. He is the editor of two periodicals, the "Bahamut ...

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  11. GOP presidential nominee race heating up as Graham, others consider enteringRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2015 | FOX Carolina

    The presidential election is nearly two years away, but that's not stopping potential candidates from getting an early start. "Right now, you've got a lot of people testing the waters," said Danielle Vinson, a political science professor at Furman University.

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  12. Winder-Barrow TOTY Martin adds excitementRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2015 | Barrow County News

    ... moment for me," he said. "My 11th grade AP U.S. History teacher was phenomenal." Martin then went to Furman University (take one look around his room and any visitor will quickly discover this fact), and after graduation spent six years teaching in ...

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  13. South Carolina Football: Recruiting updateRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2015 | Isportsweb.com

    ... have to work hard in the next few weeks to secure a great class. I am majoring in Communication Studies at Furman University. I'm a passionate sports fan and write about the South Carolina Gamecocks, Cleveland Browns, USMNT and Chelsea FC.

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  14. Squirrel Appreciation Day at Greenville Zoo set for Jan 21Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2015 | WYFF-TV Greenville

    ... A LOOK AT SOME UPCOMING CONSERVATION LECTURES.... These lectures are presented by the Greenville Zoo & Furman University. Conservation with Constraints: Balancing What Fish Need with What People Need Tuesday, January 27 at 7:00 p.m. Brenda Pracheil, ...

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  15. Lauren Jaeger, a 2005 North Hunterdon High School graduate, is engagedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2015 | NJ.com

    ... and Museum Commission in Harrisburg. Her fiance graduated from Camp Hill High School in 2002 and from Furman University in 2006 with a Bachelor of Arts in Sociology. He received a Juris Doctorate in 2011 from The Penn State University Dickinson ...

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  16. CBS Bob Schieffer Keynote Speaker at Furman'saRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2015 | WLTX-TV Columbia

    ... reporter and host of CBS News "Face the Nation," was the keynote speaker at the Riley Institute at Furman University's 10th annual David H. Wilkins awards dinner held in Columbia Tuesday night Schieffer has been a reporter for more than half a ...

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  17. Gold Star mother reaches out to others on anniversary of son's deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2015 | WYFF-TV Greenville

    ... ncert begins at 1 p.m. A $10 donation will be accepted at the door. A Hero's 5K is scheduled for Feb. 7 at Furman University. The event starts at 8:30 a.m. The registration fee is $25.

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  18. Same Performance, Better GradesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2015 | The Atlantic

    ... publication . Rojstaczer co-authored the study with Christopher Healy, who teaches computer science at Furman University and said such inflation can ultimately undermine students' achievement. "If you give everybody an A, either people are not going ...

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  19. Aiken High senior enjoys chance to visit GermanyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2015 | The Aiken Standard

    ... 'States' her own second home in a real way. She lived in America for much of her youth and attended on to Furman University. Her roommate there was Amy Smith, currently an Aiken Middle School guidance counselor. Thumm visited Smith in Aiken last ...

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  20. Furman hosts 36th annual MLK Scholarship GalaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2015 | FOX Carolina

    Furman University kicked off the first of several events to celebrate Dr. Martin Luther King's legacy on Sunday. The MLK Scholarship Gala, held Sunday afternoon at the Younts Conference Center, serves as a kickoff event for other MLK celebrations at Furman and is also the oldest celebration of MLK Day in the city, according to the university.

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