Law professor wins award from Templeton Foundation

  September 10, 2008

COLUMBIA, SC – September 9, 2008 – Eboni Nelson, assistant professor in the University of South Carolina School of Law, recently received the John Templeton Foundation Academic Scholarship Award from the…

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Shi Named to Higher Ed Cabinet

  September 10, 2008

GREENVILLE, SC – September 9, 2008 – Furman University president David E. Shi has been named to The Chronicle of Higher Education/New York Times Higher Education Cabinet, a new organization…

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Calling All Entrepreneurs

  September 5, 2008

COLUMBIA, SC – September 5, 2008 –  Are you ready to start your business? FastTracSC, which helps foster the creation of new sustainable businesses through training programs, is offering FastTrac® NewVenture™…

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Miller Named CIO at Furman University

  August 29, 2008

GREENVILLE, SC – August 28, 2008 – Frederick Miller has been named Chief Information Officer and Director of Computing and Information Services at Furman University. Miller comes to Furman from…

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New Video Modeling Software Helps Children With Autism

  August 20, 2008

COLUMBIA, SC –  August 20, 2008 – As the rates of autism continue to rise, many parents and educators are facing difficulties implementing effective teaching methods for their children and…

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Osher Foundation Grant Gives Fulir New Name

  August 12, 2008

GREENVILLE, SC – August 12, 2008 – Thanks to a significant grant from the Bernard Osher Foundation of San Francisco, the Furman University Learning in Retirement Program (FULIR) has been…

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S.C. Teacher Cadet Program Grows Nationally

  August 6, 2008

ROCK HILL, SC – August 4, 2008 – Teacher Cadets, the flagship program of the Center for Educator Recruitment, Retention, and Advancement (CERRA), continues to grow nationally and expand the…

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CERRA to Unveil New User-Friendly Web Site

  July 31, 2008

ROCK HILL – July 31, 2008 – The Center for Educator Recruitment, Retention, and Advancement (CERRA) will launch its brand new Web site Friday, August 1, at 8 a.m. Thanks…

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August 2008 Calendar of Events

  July 8, 2008

COLUMBIA, SC – August 2008 Calendar of Events EXHIBITS AirPlay at EdVenture Children’s Museum.  New exhibit explores how air moves and influences the environment. Woosh! – hands-on science experiments inside…

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