Samford University News Feedhttps://www.samford.edu/RSS.aspxGet 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 Convocationhttps://www.samford.edu/news/2016/08/Grayson-and-Smith-Receive-Top-Awards-at-Opening-ConvocationPolitical 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 -0500https://www.samford.edu/news/2016/08/Grayson-and-Smith-Receive-Top-Awards-at-Opening-ConvocationNew Samford Students Move In, Parents Move Onhttps://www.samford.edu/news/2016/08/New-Samford-Students-Move-In-Parents-Move-OnThe 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 -0500https://www.samford.edu/news/2016/08/New-Samford-Students-Move-In-Parents-Move-OnWilliam Nunnelley to be Samford JMC Wall of Fame Inducteehttps://www.samford.edu/news/2016/08/ 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 -0500https://www.samford.edu/news/2016/08/ William-Nunnelley-to-be-Samford-JMC-Wall-of-Fame-InducteeFaculty Explore ‘City as Text’ at National Seminarshttps://www.samford.edu/news/2016/08/Faculty-Explore-city-as-text-at-national-SeminarsThe 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 -0500https://www.samford.edu/news/2016/08/Faculty-Explore-city-as-text-at-national-SeminarsSamford Employees Prayerfully Begin New School Yearhttps://www.samford.edu/news/2016/08/Samford-Employees-Prayerfully-Begin-New-School-YearSamford 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 -0500https://www.samford.edu/news/2016/08/Samford-Employees-Prayerfully-Begin-New-School-YearFirst-Year Samford Law Students Volunteer 560+ Hours of Community Servicehttps://www.samford.edu/news/2016/08/First-Year-Samford-Law-Students-Volunteer-560-Hours-of-Community-ServiceFirst-year law students at Samford contributed more than 560 hours during their annual community service day.Mon, 22 Aug 2016 00:00:00 -0500https://www.samford.edu/news/2016/08/First-Year-Samford-Law-Students-Volunteer-560-Hours-of-Community-ServiceTim Keller Event Tickets Available Starting Aug. 22https://www.samford.edu/news/2016/08/Tim-Keller-Event-Tickets-Available-Starting-Aug-22Tickets 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 -0500https://www.samford.edu/news/2016/08/Tim-Keller-Event-Tickets-Available-Starting-Aug-22Samford Art Gallery Features Faculty, Student and Alumni Retrospectiveshttps://www.samford.edu/news/2016/08/Samford-Art-Gallery-Features-Faculty-Student-and-Alumni-RetrospectivesThe 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 -0500https://www.samford.edu/news/2016/08/Samford-Art-Gallery-Features-Faculty-Student-and-Alumni-RetrospectivesSamford to Honor Seven Alumni at Homecominghttps://www.samford.edu/news/2016/08/Samford-to-Honor-Seven-Alumni-at-HomecomingSamford University will honor seven outstanding alumni during homecoming activity in November.Wed, 17 Aug 2016 00:00:00 -0500https://www.samford.edu/news/2016/08/Samford-to-Honor-Seven-Alumni-at-HomecomingSamford’s Ministry Training Institute Offers New Online Certificateshttps://www.samford.edu/news/2016/08/Samforda-Ministry-Training-Institute-Offering-New-Online-CertificatesSamford 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 -0500https://www.samford.edu/news/2016/08/Samforda-Ministry-Training-Institute-Offering-New-Online-CertificatesDivinity School Shares 300th Beeson Podcasthttps://www.samford.edu/news/2016/08/Divinity-School-Shares-300th-Beeson-PodcastBeeson Divinity School marked a milestone Tuesday, Aug. 9, celebrating its 300th episode of the Beeson Podcast.Wed, 10 Aug 2016 00:00:00 -0500https://www.samford.edu/news/2016/08/Divinity-School-Shares-300th-Beeson-PodcastSamford Arts Announces Theatre, Dance and Opera Performances for 2016–17 Seasonhttps://www.samford.edu/news/2016/08/Samford-Arts-Announces-Theatre-Dance-and-Opera-PerformancesSamford Arts has announced a varied slate of theatre, dance and opera performances for 2016–17.Wed, 10 Aug 2016 00:00:00 -0500https://www.samford.edu/news/2016/08/Samford-Arts-Announces-Theatre-Dance-and-Opera-PerformancesSamford Offers New Worship Leadership Certificatehttps://www.samford.edu/news/2016/08/Samford-Offering-New-Workshop-Leadership-CertificateSamford University is launching a new online certificate program in worship leadership. Wed, 10 Aug 2016 00:00:00 -0500https://www.samford.edu/news/2016/08/Samford-Offering-New-Workshop-Leadership-CertificateNew Faculty Join Samford’s Academic Communityhttps://www.samford.edu/news/2016/08/New-Faculty-Join-Samfords-Academic-CommunitySamford 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 -0500https://www.samford.edu/news/2016/08/New-Faculty-Join-Samfords-Academic-CommunitySamford's Seoposenwe Taking Olympics by Stormhttps://www.samford.edu/news/2016/08/Samfords-Seoposenwe-Taking-Olympics-by-StormSamford University soccer player Jermain Seoposenwe is on the South African soccer team competing at the Summer Olympics.Fri, 05 Aug 2016 00:00:00 -0500https://www.samford.edu/news/2016/08/Samfords-Seoposenwe-Taking-Olympics-by-StormMilitary Hero Jeremiah Denton Tapped for Alabama Men’s Hall of Famehttps://www.samford.edu/news/2016/07/Military-Hero-Jeremiah-Denton-Tapped-for-Alabama-Mens-Hall-of-FameVietnam 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 -0500https://www.samford.edu/news/2016/07/Military-Hero-Jeremiah-Denton-Tapped-for-Alabama-Mens-Hall-of-Fame