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 Trustees Approve New Master Plan, Candidates for Graduationhttps://www.samford.edu/news/2016/12/Samford-Trustees-Approve-New-Master-Plan-Candidates- for-GraduationSamford University’s board of trustees approved an updated and expanded campus master plan, a new academic center and candidates for December graduation during their winter meeting.Thu, 08 Dec 2016 00:00:00 -0600https://www.samford.edu/news/2016/12/Samford-Trustees-Approve-New-Master-Plan-Candidates- for-GraduationWestmoreland Receives Distinguished Leadership Award from SACSCOChttps://www.samford.edu/news/2016/12/Westmoreland-Receives-Distinguished-Leadership-Award-from-SACSCOCSamford University President Andrew Westmoreland has received a major leadership award from the university’s regional accrediting body.Wed, 07 Dec 2016 00:00:00 -0600https://www.samford.edu/news/2016/12/Westmoreland-Receives-Distinguished-Leadership-Award-from-SACSCOCFour Elected to Samford University’s Board of Trusteeshttps://www.samford.edu/news/2016/12/Four-Elected-to-Samford-Universitys-Board-of-TrusteesFour have been elected to Samford University’s board of trustees, including two educators, a registered dietitian and a pastor.Wed, 07 Dec 2016 00:00:00 -0600https://www.samford.edu/news/2016/12/Four-Elected-to-Samford-Universitys-Board-of-TrusteesSamford Student, Staff Member Honored in International Competitionhttps://www.samford.edu/news/2016/12/Samford-Student-Staff-Member-Honored-in-International-CompetitionFreshman University Fellows honor student Joshua Lundregan of Newnan, Georgia, and Victoria Smith, assistant director of Samford’s Academic Success Center, submitted essays about how their cultural views have changed in today’s globalized society.Wed, 07 Dec 2016 00:00:00 -0600https://www.samford.edu/news/2016/12/Samford-Student-Staff-Member-Honored-in-International-CompetitionSamford Student Leaders Explore Cross-cultural Competencies in ‘Renew’ Traininghttps://www.samford.edu/news/2016/12/Samford-Student-Leaders-Explore-Cross-cultural-Competencies-in-Renew-TrainingStudent leaders from across Samford University’s campus recently gathered for a multi-ethnic leadership training hosted by Renew Partnerships.Wed, 07 Dec 2016 00:00:00 -0600https://www.samford.edu/news/2016/12/Samford-Student-Leaders-Explore-Cross-cultural-Competencies-in-Renew-TrainingSamford Pharmacy Students, Faculty Complete Unique Y-Line Researchhttps://www.samford.edu/news/2016/11/Samford-Pharmacy-Students-Faculty-Complete-Unique-Y-Line-ResearchA team of Samford pharmacy faculty and students have completed research that can change the way pediatric cardiac patients receive medication and nutrition.Wed, 30 Nov 2016 00:00:00 -0600https://www.samford.edu/news/2016/11/Samford-Pharmacy-Students-Faculty-Complete-Unique-Y-Line-ResearchSamford Issues Update Regarding Establishment of a YAF Chapterhttps://www.samford.edu/news/2016/11/Samford-Issues-Update-Regarding-Establishment-of-a-YAF-ChapterSamford President Andrew Westmoreland has issued a statement to employees and students regarding the establishment of a Young Americans for Freedom chapter at Samford.Wed, 30 Nov 2016 00:00:00 -0600https://www.samford.edu/news/2016/11/Samford-Issues-Update-Regarding-Establishment-of-a-YAF-ChapterBennie Named Rhodes Finalisthttps://www.samford.edu/news/2016/11/Bennie-Named-Rhodes-FinalistCommunication studies alumna Natalie Bennie ’16 was named a finalist for the Rhodes Scholarships program, the oldest and most prestigious of international academic fellowships.Tue, 29 Nov 2016 00:00:00 -0600https://www.samford.edu/news/2016/11/Bennie-Named-Rhodes-FinalistVolleyball Bulldogs Headed to Kansas for NCAA Tournament First Roundhttps://www.samford.edu/news/2016/11/Volleyball-Bulldogs-Headed-to-Kansas-for-NCAA-Tournament-First-RoundThe Samford volleyball Bulldogs will play at 5th-seeded University of Kansas Dec. 1 in the first round of the NCAA TournamentMon, 28 Nov 2016 00:00:00 -0600https://www.samford.edu/news/2016/11/Volleyball-Bulldogs-Headed-to-Kansas-for-NCAA-Tournament-First-RoundPhipps to Speak at Commencementhttps://www.samford.edu/news/2016/11/Phipps-to-Speak-at-CommencementVocal artist and ordained minister Wintley Phipps will deliver the commencement address at Samford University Saturday, Dec. 17. Approximately 321 seniors will graduate.Mon, 28 Nov 2016 00:00:00 -0600https://www.samford.edu/news/2016/11/Phipps-to-Speak-at-CommencementVolleyball Bulldogs Claim Southern Conference Tournament Titlehttps://www.samford.edu/news/2016/11/Volleyball-Bulldogs-Claim-Southern-Conference-Tournament-TitleSamford’s volleyball Bulldogs are headed to the NCAA tournament after winning the SoCon tournament championship Nov. 21.Mon, 21 Nov 2016 00:00:00 -0600https://www.samford.edu/news/2016/11/Volleyball-Bulldogs-Claim-Southern-Conference-Tournament-TitleFormer Marine Corps Commandant Talks Leadership to Law Students, Facultyhttps://www.samford.edu/news/2016/11/Former-Marine-Corps-Commandant-Talks-Leadership-to-Cumberland-Law-Students-FacultyFaith-based leadership was the theme of a former commandant of the U.S. Marine Corps spoke at Samford’s Cumberland School of Law.Mon, 21 Nov 2016 00:00:00 -0600https://www.samford.edu/news/2016/11/Former-Marine-Corps-Commandant-Talks-Leadership-to-Cumberland-Law-Students-FacultyEducation Alumnus, Graduate Student Recognized for Educational Leadershiphttps://www.samford.edu/news/2016/11/Education-Alumnus-Graduate-Student-Recognized-for-Educational-LeadershipAn alumnus and a current doctoral student from Samford's Orlean Beeson School of Education were recently recognized for exceptional educational leadership. Mon, 21 Nov 2016 00:00:00 -0600https://www.samford.edu/news/2016/11/Education-Alumnus-Graduate-Student-Recognized-for-Educational-Leadership