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.eduSamford Students Honored for Leadership, Servicehttps://www.samford.edu/news/2016/05/Samford-Students-Honored-for-Leadership-ServiceSamford University honored outstanding student leaders at the school's 2016 leadership and service awards convocation in late April.Fri, 27 May 2016 00:00:00 -0500https://www.samford.edu/news/2016/05/Samford-Students-Honored-for-Leadership-ServiceSamford’s Big Give Generates More Donors Than Ever Beforehttps://www.samford.edu/news/2016/05/Samfords-Big-Give-Generates-More-Donors-Than-Ever-BeforeSamford University’s Big Give social media–driven crowdfunding campaign raised $43,890 in 36 hours. Wed, 25 May 2016 00:00:00 -0500https://www.samford.edu/news/2016/05/Samfords-Big-Give-Generates-More-Donors-Than-Ever-BeforeSamford Hosting Events at Baptist Meetings in Junehttps://www.samford.edu/news/2016/05/Samford-Hosting-Events-at-Baptist-Meetings-in-JuneSamford University is hosting events at the Southern Baptist Convention and Cooperative Baptist Fellowship national gatherings in June.Wed, 25 May 2016 00:00:00 -0500https://www.samford.edu/news/2016/05/Samford-Hosting-Events-at-Baptist-Meetings-in-JuneA Cappella Choir Sweeps Top Honors at International Music Festivalhttps://www.samford.edu/news/2016/05/A-Cappella-Choir-Sweeps-Top-Honors-at-International-Music-FestivalSamford University’s A Cappella Choir swept top honors and scores at the recent 6th International Music Festival.Mon, 23 May 2016 00:00:00 -0500https://www.samford.edu/news/2016/05/A-Cappella-Choir-Sweeps-Top-Honors-at-International-Music-FestivalBeeson Divinity School to Offer New Missions Certificatehttps://www.samford.edu/news/2016/05/Beeson-Divinity-School-to-Offer-New-Missions-CertificateSamford University is offering a new missions certificate through Beeson Divinity School beginning in fall 2016.Thu, 19 May 2016 00:00:00 -0500https://www.samford.edu/news/2016/05/Beeson-Divinity-School-to-Offer-New-Missions-CertificateVolunteer Leaders Issue Support for Samford’s Response to T-shirt Incidenthttps://www.samford.edu/news/2016/05/Volunteer-Leaders-Issue-Support-for-Samfords-Response-to-T-shirt-IncidentLeaders of several Samford University groups have issued statements supporting the university.Tue, 17 May 2016 00:00:00 -0500https://www.samford.edu/news/2016/05/Volunteer-Leaders-Issue-Support-for-Samfords-Response-to-T-shirt-IncidentSamford President Responds to T-Shirt Incidenthttps://www.samford.edu/news/2016/05/Samford-President-Responds-to-T-Shirt-IncidentThe complete text of President Andrew Westmoreland's May 16 e-mail to the Samford communityTue, 17 May 2016 00:00:00 -0500https://www.samford.edu/news/2016/05/Samford-President-Responds-to-T-Shirt-IncidentMcCarthy Inspires Samford Law Graduates with Storytelling https://www.samford.edu/news/2016/05/McCarthy-Inspires-Samford-Law-Graduates-with-StorytellingSamford law graduates heard stories of inspiration from attorney Terry McCarthy during spring commencement.Sun, 15 May 2016 00:00:00 -0500https://www.samford.edu/news/2016/05/McCarthy-Inspires-Samford-Law-Graduates-with-StorytellingSoftball Wins SoCon Tourney Championship; Headed to NCAAshttps://www.samford.edu/news/2016/05/Softball-Wins-SoCon-Tourney-Championship-Headed-to-NCAAsThe Samford softball Bulldogs won the Southern Conference tournament and are headed to the NCAA tournament.Sun, 15 May 2016 00:00:00 -0500https://www.samford.edu/news/2016/05/Softball-Wins-SoCon-Tourney-Championship-Headed-to-NCAAsMarketing and Communication Division Wins National, Regional Awardshttps://www.samford.edu/news/2016/05/Marketing-and-Communication-Division-Wins-National-Regional-AwardsSamford University’s Division of Marketing and Communication recently won several awards in national and regional competitions.Sat, 14 May 2016 00:00:00 -0500https://www.samford.edu/news/2016/05/Marketing-and-Communication-Division-Wins-National-Regional-AwardsJeanna Westmoreland Addresses Samford Arts, Education Graduateshttps://www.samford.edu/news/2016/05/Jeanna-Westmoreland-Addresses-Samford-Arts-Education-GraduatesCommitted, compassionate people with a common purpose can achieve remarkable results, Jeanna Westmoreland told graduates of Samford University’s School of the Arts and Orlean Bullard Beeson School of Education Saturday, May 14.Sat, 14 May 2016 00:00:00 -0500https://www.samford.edu/news/2016/05/Jeanna-Westmoreland-Addresses-Samford-Arts-Education-GraduatesWarren Asks Arts and Sciences Graduates to Help End Some Worlds, Build Othershttps://www.samford.edu/news/2016/05/Warren-Asks-Arts-and-Sciences-Graduates-to-Help-End-Some-Worlds-Build-OthersHe urged them not to spend their lives waiting for the “right time” to meet these great challenges, but to be a force for good now, at any scale, wherever God calls them.Sat, 14 May 2016 00:00:00 -0500https://www.samford.edu/news/2016/05/Warren-Asks-Arts-and-Sciences-Graduates-to-Help-End-Some-Worlds-Build-OthersGraduates Focus on Friendship, Faith and Scholarship at Prayer Breakfasthttps://www.samford.edu/news/2016/05/Graduates-Focus-on-Friendship-Scholarship-and-Faith-at-Prayer-BreakfastSamford University’s spring graduates heard personal testimonies on faith, friendship and scholarship at the annual prayer breakfast May 13.Fri, 13 May 2016 00:00:00 -0500https://www.samford.edu/news/2016/05/Graduates-Focus-on-Friendship-Scholarship-and-Faith-at-Prayer-BreakfastCollege of Health Sciences Graduates Challenged to ‘Be the Hands and Feet of Christ’ https://www.samford.edu/news/2016/05/College-of-Health-Sciences-Graduates-Challenged-to-Be-the-Hands-and-Feet-of-ChristGraduates of Samford University’s College of Health Sciences were encouraged to be the hands and feet of Christ during spring commencement.Fri, 13 May 2016 00:00:00 -0500https://www.samford.edu/news/2016/05/College-of-Health-Sciences-Graduates-Challenged-to-Be-the-Hands-and-Feet-of-ChristBrock Business Graduates’ Foundation Is Strong, Holloway Says at Samfordhttps://www.samford.edu/news/2016/05/Brock-Business-Graduates-Foundation-Is-Strong-Holloway-Says-at-SamfordDespite challenges and brokenness in today’s world, this year’s graduates give her hope, Betsy Holloway said at commencement ceremonies for Samford University’s Brock School of Business Friday, May 13.Fri, 13 May 2016 00:00:00 -0500https://www.samford.edu/news/2016/05/Brock-Business-Graduates-Foundation-Is-Strong-Holloway-Says-at-SamfordSamford Graduates Wear Regalia From Recycled Plastic Bottleshttps://www.samford.edu/news/2016/05/Samford-Graduates-Wear-Regalia-From-Recycled-Plastic-BottlesThe 1,000-plus graduating seniors who receive Samford University degrees this month might not notice anything different about their caps and gowns, but Mother Nature may.Wed, 11 May 2016 00:00:00 -0500https://www.samford.edu/news/2016/05/Samford-Graduates-Wear-Regalia-From-Recycled-Plastic-BottlesSamford Named Top University for Professional Sales Education by SEFhttps://www.samford.edu/news/2016/05/Samford-Named-Top-University-for-Professional-Sales-Education-by-SEFSamford's Brock School of Business has been recognized by the Sales Education Foundation (SEF) as one of the Top Universities for Professional Sales Education. Tue, 10 May 2016 00:00:00 -0500https://www.samford.edu/news/2016/05/Samford-Named-Top-University-for-Professional-Sales-Education-by-SEFDivinity Graduates Challenged to Give ‘Distinctively Christian’ Witness to the Worldhttps://www.samford.edu/news/2016/05/Divinity-Graduates-Challenged-to-Give-Distinctively-Christian-Witness-to-the-WorldThe Bishop of the Diocese of Dallas encouraged Beeson Divinity School graduates during spring commencement ceremonies.Tue, 10 May 2016 00:00:00 -0500https://www.samford.edu/news/2016/05/Divinity-Graduates-Challenged-to-Give-Distinctively-Christian-Witness-to-the-WorldBiology Major Cole Celebrates NSF Honor, Samford Relationshipshttps://www.samford.edu/news/2016/05/Biology-Major-Cole-Celebrates-NSF-Honor-Samford-RelationshipsFaculty mentors inspired, guided the exceptional student researcher.Mon, 09 May 2016 00:00:00 -0500https://www.samford.edu/news/2016/05/Biology-Major-Cole-Celebrates-NSF-Honor-Samford-RelationshipsLottie Jacks to Receive Samford Degree After Six-Decade Hiatushttps://www.samford.edu/news/2016/05/Lottie-Jacks-to-Receive-Samford-Degree-After-Six-Decade-HiatusLottie Jacks does not like to leave a project unfinished, even if it means resuming work on it after a 65-year hiatus.Mon, 09 May 2016 00:00:00 -0500https://www.samford.edu/news/2016/05/Lottie-Jacks-to-Receive-Samford-Degree-After-Six-Decade-Hiatus