Cape-Ability Walk & Roll

Furman University Greenville

Former Lieutenant Governor Nick Theodore and his wife, Emilie, have agreed to serve as Honorary Chairs for the first annual Cape-Ability Walk & Roll fundraising event benefiting the Barbara Stone Foundation and Thrive Upstate.  The event is scheduled for March 4, 2017 from 9:00-11:00 am at Furman University. Cape-Ability Walk & Roll will provide a…

$25

Civil Liberties and the Fight for National Security Symposium

Furman University Greenville

Furman University’s Riley Institute and Department of Politics and International Affairs will present a two-day symposium on national security and civil liberties Monday, April 10 and Tuesday, April 11, 7-8:45 p.m. in McAlister Auditorium on the Furman campus. The symposium, “Safe and Free? Civil Liberties and the Fight for National Security,” is free and open…

Free

Civil Liberties and the Fight for National Security Symposium

Furman University Greenville

Furman University’s Riley Institute and Department of Politics and International Affairs will present a two-day symposium on national security and civil liberties Monday, April 10 and Tuesday, April 11, 7-8:45 p.m. in McAlister Auditorium on the Furman campus. The symposium, “Safe and Free? Civil Liberties and the Fight for National Security,” is free and open…

Free

Furman University hosts Aaron Collier in exhibition of drawings ‘Knowing in Part’

Furman University Greenville

Aaron Collier, assistant professor in the Newcomb Art Department at Tulane University, will display his work Thursday, Feb. 28, through Thursday, March 28, in Thompson Gallery of the Roe Art Building on the campus of Furman University. Thompson Gallery hours are Monday-Friday, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. A reception including a talk with the artist is set…

Furman University hosts Steinway Artist Sandra Wright Shen in recital Feb. 28

Furman University Greenville

Steinway Artist Sandra Wright Shen will present a recital Thursday, Feb. 28, at 8 p.m. in Daniel Recital Hall on the Furman University campus. Her concert is free and open to the public and is presented by the Furman Department of Music. The program includes music by Bach, Beethoven, Liszt, Ravel, Messiaen and Chopin. As…

Free

Furman Singers on tour, closing concerts set for March 11 and 12

Furman University Greenville

The Furman Singers will wrap up their annual spring tour with two concerts on the Furman University campus Monday, March 11, and Tuesday, March 12, at 8 p.m. in Daniel Memorial Chapel. The concerts are open to the public and are presented by the Furman Department of Music. Tickets for the Sound Quality Series concerts…

$15

SC Council on the Holocaust and Furman Host Carl Wilkens

Furman University Greenville

Carl Wilkens, author and non-governmental organization (NGO) leader during the 1994 Rwandan genocide, will speak on the Furman University campus Thursday, March 28, at 7 p.m. in Daniel Memorial Chapel on campus. His talk, “Looking for the Good: The Journey from Neighbor to Killer,” is free and open to the public, and is sponsored by…

Free

Furman Jazz Ensemble and Jazz Combos

Furman University Greenville

The Furman University Jazz Ensemble and Jazz Combos will present their spring concert Friday, April 5, at 8 p.m. in Daniel Recital Hall on the Furman campus. Presented by the Furman Department of Music, the concert is open to the public. Tickets for the event are $5 and available at the door. Furman Associate Professor…

$5

Riley Institute, OLLI Present Series on Rise of Nationalism

Furman University Greenville

The Riley Institute® and the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute (OLLI) at Furman University will open their annual StraightTalk Series Thursday, Aug. 29, at Furman University. The three-part series will focus on the current rise of nationalism in the U.S. and Europe. Register online at Furman.edu/Straight-Talk or call OLLI at 864-294-2998. Bart Bonikowski, Ph.D., a Harvard cultural and…