Samford University News Feed all the latest news from Samford University delivered daily.Fri, 13 Nov 2015 07:36:10 -0600webservices@samford.eduGrayson and Smith Receive Top Awards at Opening Convocation science professor Marissa Grayson received Samford University's John H. Buchanan Award for Excellence in Classroom Teaching. Beth Smith, director of graduate admission for Samford's Howard College of Arts and Sciences, received the Bill Nunnelley Award for outstanding job performance by a non-faculty employee. The awards were presented at semester-opening convocation Aug. 30. Tue, 30 Aug 2016 00:00:00 -0500 Samford Students Move In, Parents Move On Samford University Class of 2020 moved into residence halls Friday, Aug. 26, with eager anticipation and pride in being part of a record freshman class.Fri, 26 Aug 2016 00:00:00 -0500 Nunnelley to be Samford JMC Wall of Fame Inductee William-Nunnelley-to-be-Samford-JMC-Wall-of-Fame-InducteeVeteran journalist William A. Nunnelley is the 2016 Wall of Fame inductee for Samford’s journalism and mass communication department.Wed, 24 Aug 2016 00:00:00 -0500 William-Nunnelley-to-be-Samford-JMC-Wall-of-Fame-InducteeFaculty Explore ‘City as Text’ at National Seminars Samford team of Geography professor Jennifer Speights-Binet and English professor Keya Kraft took part in the Association for Core Texts and Courses’ Summer Seminar Project at the University of Chicago and Columbia University June 12–25.Wed, 24 Aug 2016 00:00:00 -0500 Employees Prayerfully Begin New School Year University employees were urged to do justice, love mercy and walk humbly with their God during a community worship Monday, Aug. 22.Mon, 22 Aug 2016 00:00:00 -0500 Samford Law Students Volunteer 560+ Hours of Community Service law students at Samford contributed more than 560 hours during their annual community service day.Mon, 22 Aug 2016 00:00:00 -0500 Keller Event Tickets Available Starting Aug. 22 for a Samford lecture featuring Timothy Keller will be available to the public beginning at 8 a.m. Aug. 22.Wed, 17 Aug 2016 00:00:00 -0500 Art Gallery Features Faculty, Student and Alumni Retrospectives Samford Art Gallery will feature faculty, student and alumni work in four exhibits during the 2016–17 season.Wed, 17 Aug 2016 00:00:00 -0500 to Honor Seven Alumni at Homecoming University will honor seven outstanding alumni during homecoming activity in November.Wed, 17 Aug 2016 00:00:00 -0500’s Ministry Training Institute Offers New Online Certificates University’s Ministry Training Institute is adding three new online programs beginning with the 2016–17 academic year, Tue, 16 Aug 2016 00:00:00 -0500 School Shares 300th Beeson Podcast Divinity School marked a milestone Tuesday, Aug. 9, celebrating its 300th episode of the Beeson Podcast.Wed, 10 Aug 2016 00:00:00 -0500 Arts Announces Theatre, Dance and Opera Performances for 2016–17 Season Arts has announced a varied slate of theatre, dance and opera performances for 2016–17.Wed, 10 Aug 2016 00:00:00 -0500 Offers New Worship Leadership Certificate University is launching a new online certificate program in worship leadership. Wed, 10 Aug 2016 00:00:00 -0500 Faculty Join Samford’s Academic Community University is welcoming a large group of new faculty members who add to the university's strong academic reputation.Wed, 10 Aug 2016 00:00:00 -0500's Seoposenwe Taking Olympics by Storm University soccer player Jermain Seoposenwe is on the South African soccer team competing at the Summer Olympics.Fri, 05 Aug 2016 00:00:00 -0500 Hero Jeremiah Denton Tapped for Alabama Men’s Hall of Fame hero, naval aviator and former prisoner of war Jeremiah A. Denton Jr. will be inducted into the Alabama Men’s Hall of Fame Tuesday, Sept. 20.Fri, 29 Jul 2016 00:00:00 -0500