Furman Alumnus Recognized for Dedication and Service to University

Jamarcus Gaston, Jim Ney, and Gordon L. Blackwell

At Furman University’s 2024 Bell Tower Ball, an annual donor appreciation gala to recognize the service, leadership, and accomplishments of members of the Furman community, James Michael “Jim” Ney (Iota–Furman ’62) was presented with the Gordon L. Blackwell Alumni Service Award. This award recognizes an individual who has dedicated extraordinary service to Furman University or the greater community, advancing Furman’s position as a private institution with a public mission.

Jim Ney Introduction for Gordon L. Blackwell Alumni Service Award