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 to Assist Syrian Refugees in Greecehttps://www.samford.edu/news/2016/02/Samford-Students-to-Assist-Syrian-Refugees-in-GreeceFour Samford University students flew from the Atlanta airport Monday, Feb. 1, bound for Greece and a mission experience they all see as an opportunity of a lifetime.Wed, 03 Feb 2016 00:00:00 -0600https://www.samford.edu/news/2016/02/Samford-Students-to-Assist-Syrian-Refugees-in-GreeceAlabama Men’s Hall of Fame Seeks Nominations for 2016 Honorhttps://www.samford.edu/news/2016/02/Alabama-Mens-Hall-of-Fame-Seeks-Nominations-for-2016-HonorThe Alabama Men’s Hall of Fame seeks nominations for its 2016 induction class.Wed, 03 Feb 2016 00:00:00 -0600https://www.samford.edu/news/2016/02/Alabama-Mens-Hall-of-Fame-Seeks-Nominations-for-2016-HonorGallery Features Work of Letterpress Artist Amos Paul Kennedyhttps://www.samford.edu/news/2016/02/Gallery-Features-Work-of-Letterpress-Artist-Amos-Paul-KennedyThe Samford Art Gallery is hosting an exhibit featuring the work of renowned letterpress artist Amos Paul Kennedy.Tue, 02 Feb 2016 00:00:00 -0600https://www.samford.edu/news/2016/02/Gallery-Features-Work-of-Letterpress-Artist-Amos-Paul-KennedySamford Trustee David Belcher Dies at 78https://www.samford.edu/news/2016/02/Samford-Trustee-David-Belcher-Dies-at-78David R. Belcher, a leading automobile dealer for more than 30 years in the Birmingham area and a member of the Board of Trustees of Samford University for 12 years, died Jan. 31. He was 78.Tue, 02 Feb 2016 00:00:00 -0600https://www.samford.edu/news/2016/02/Samford-Trustee-David-Belcher-Dies-at-78Mental health awareness conference to assist pastors, lay leaders with ministryhttps://www.samford.edu/news/2016/02/Conference-to-assist-pastors-lay-leaders-with-ministry-to-hurting-peopleSamford is hosting a one-day mental health awareness conference to assist pastors and lay leaders in ministry.Tue, 02 Feb 2016 00:00:00 -0600https://www.samford.edu/news/2016/02/Conference-to-assist-pastors-lay-leaders-with-ministry-to-hurting-peopleNational Racial Reconciliation Conference to Take Place March 3–4 at Samfordhttps://www.samford.edu/news/2016/02/National-Racial-Reconciliation-Conference-to-Take-Place-March3-4-at-SamfordSamford's Beeson Divinity School is one of three organizations hosting a national conference focused on racial reconciliation.Tue, 02 Feb 2016 00:00:00 -0600https://www.samford.edu/news/2016/02/National-Racial-Reconciliation-Conference-to-Take-Place-March3-4-at-SamfordSamford Debate Team Wins Indiana Tournamenthttps://www.samford.edu/news/2016/02/Samford-Debate-Team-Wins-Indiana-TournamentThe Samford debate team of Carly Davis and Wesley Staples won the Novice division of Hoosier Invitational Debate Tournament Jan. 30–Feb 1.Tue, 02 Feb 2016 00:00:00 -0600https://www.samford.edu/news/2016/02/Samford-Debate-Team-Wins-Indiana-TournamentSamford to Dedicate Statue to John Howard Feb. 13https://www.samford.edu/news/2016/02/Samford-to-Dedicate-Statue-to-John-Howard-Feb-13John Howard, who is widely revered as a model of Christian compassion, was the original namesake for Samford and is still memorialized through Howard College of Arts and Sciences.Mon, 01 Feb 2016 00:00:00 -0600https://www.samford.edu/news/2016/02/Samford-to-Dedicate-Statue-to-John-Howard-Feb-13Samford Schedules Black History Month Programshttps://www.samford.edu/news/2016/01/Samford-Schedules-Black-History-Month-ProgramsSamford University will present a schedule of eight Black History Month events during February. The schedule was released by Denise Gregory, director of diversity and intercultural initiatives at Samford.Fri, 29 Jan 2016 00:00:00 -0600https://www.samford.edu/news/2016/01/Samford-Schedules-Black-History-Month-ProgramsSamford Students Take Opera ‘On the Road’ During Januaryhttps://www.samford.edu/news/2016/01/Samford-Students-Take-Opera-On-the-Road-During-JanuarySamford University opera students took their vocal talent, showmanship and enthusiasm to a half dozen area high schools during January.Thu, 28 Jan 2016 00:00:00 -0600https://www.samford.edu/news/2016/01/Samford-Students-Take-Opera-On-the-Road-During-January“Healthy Dose” Returns to Samford’s WVSU-FMhttps://www.samford.edu/news/2016/01/Healthy-Dose-Returns-to-Samfords-WVSU-FMSamford alumnus Anthony Bolus hosts "Healthy Dose," a weekly health-care topics program on Samford's radio station.Wed, 27 Jan 2016 00:00:00 -0600https://www.samford.edu/news/2016/01/Healthy-Dose-Returns-to-Samfords-WVSU-FMWalthall, Woolley Win Top Faculty Awards at Samfordhttps://www.samford.edu/news/2016/01/Walthall-and-Woolley-Win-Top-Faculty-Awards-at-SamfordSamford University professors Howard P. Walthall and Thomas W. Woolley received two top university faculty awards during the 2016 spring semester opening convocation Tuesday, Jan. 26.Tue, 26 Jan 2016 00:00:00 -0600https://www.samford.edu/news/2016/01/Walthall-and-Woolley-Win-Top-Faculty-Awards-at-SamfordAuthor, Samford Alumnus Jon Acuff to Headline Live @ the Libraryhttps://www.samford.edu/news/2016/01/Author-Samford-Alumnus-Jon-Acuff-to-Headline-Live-the-LibraryAuthor and Samford alumnus Jon Acuff will be featured at the annual Live @ the Library event April 8.Tue, 26 Jan 2016 00:00:00 -0600https://www.samford.edu/news/2016/01/Author-Samford-Alumnus-Jon-Acuff-to-Headline-Live-the-LibraryGoligher to Give Divinity School’s Biblical Studies Lectures https://www.samford.edu/news/2016/01/Goligher-to-Give-Divinity-Schools-Biblical-Studies-LecturesLiam Goligher will deliver Beeson Divinity School's annual Biblical Studies Lectures Feb. 2–4.Tue, 26 Jan 2016 00:00:00 -0600https://www.samford.edu/news/2016/01/Goligher-to-Give-Divinity-Schools-Biblical-Studies-LecturesMcWhorter, Who Made a Transforming Gift to Samford Pharmacy, Dies at 82https://www.samford.edu/news/2016/01/McWhorter-Who-Made-a-Transforming-Gift-to-Samford-Pharmacy-Dies-at-82Samford University alumnus R. Clayton McWhorter, who made a transforming multimillion-dollar gift to Samford pharmacy in 1995, has died at the age of 82. McWhorter School of Pharmacy bears his family's name. Mon, 25 Jan 2016 00:00:00 -0600https://www.samford.edu/news/2016/01/McWhorter-Who-Made-a-Transforming-Gift-to-Samford-Pharmacy-Dies-at-82‘Gracious Dialogue’ on Evolution Set for March 2–3https://www.samford.edu/news/2016/01/Gracious-Dialogue-on-Evolution-Set-for-March 2-3Deborah Haarsma and Hugh Ross are leaders in discussion of science and religion.Mon, 25 Jan 2016 00:00:00 -0600https://www.samford.edu/news/2016/01/Gracious-Dialogue-on-Evolution-Set-for-March 2-3Samford Places 27 on SoCon’s Fall Academic All-Conference Teamhttps://www.samford.edu/news/2016/01/Samford-Places-27-on-SoCons- Fall-All-Academic-TeamSamford University placed 27 student-athletes on the Southern Conference’s fall Academic All-Conference team.Mon, 25 Jan 2016 00:00:00 -0600https://www.samford.edu/news/2016/01/Samford-Places-27-on-SoCons- Fall-All-Academic-TeamFormer Bulldog Reaches Super Bowl with Carolina Panthershttps://www.samford.edu/news/2016/01/Former-Bulldog-Reaches-Super-Bowl-with-Carolina-PanthersFormer Samford Bulldog Cortland Finnegan will play in Super Bowl 50 as a member of the Carolina Panthers.Mon, 25 Jan 2016 00:00:00 -0600https://www.samford.edu/news/2016/01/Former-Bulldog-Reaches-Super-Bowl-with-Carolina-PanthersStep Sing Tickets On Sale Jan. 29https://www.samford.edu/news/2016/01/Step-Sing-Tickets-On-Sale-Jan-29Tickets for Samford's annual Step Sing go on sale to the public at 9 a.m. CST Jan. 29.Fri, 22 Jan 2016 00:00:00 -0600https://www.samford.edu/news/2016/01/Step-Sing-Tickets-On-Sale-Jan-29Revelation Is Theme of Divinity School’s Spring Worship Emphasishttps://www.samford.edu/news/2016/01/Revelation-Is-Theme-of-Divinity-Schools-Spring-Worship-Emphasis"Apocalypse Now: The Revelation of Jesus Christ" is the theme for Beeson Divinity School's spring community worship series.Fri, 22 Jan 2016 00:00:00 -0600https://www.samford.edu/news/2016/01/Revelation-Is-Theme-of-Divinity-Schools-Spring-Worship-Emphasis