Furman University


The Ranger Challenge is an opportunity for schools to "compete" with each other completing military tasks. In addition to a written examination where Cadets test their Army knowledge, there are physical fitness drills and field exercises. Battalions leave a Ranger Challenge with stronger bonds and sharper skills.


The National Society of Pershing Rifles gives Army ROTC Cadets the opportunity to develop to the highest degree possible. Cadets can take part in precision trick rifle drill teams that provide them with the outstanding traits of leadership, military bearing and discipline.

News Release

Furman University and the Paladin ROTC battalion will be presenting a Military Appreciation Day program on 27 Oct 2007 as part of the Furman-Appalachian State Football game. Beginning with the Black Daggers Demonstration Parachute Team delivering the game ball into the stadium, every aspect of the game will honor all military personnel, past and present, especially those Furman alumni who have served our country in uniform...

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