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.eduAnnual Samford Black Alumni Association Luncheon Raises Funds for Minority Scholarships https://www.samford.edu/news/2016/04/Annual-Samford-Black-Alumni-Association-Luncheon-Raises-Funds-for-Minority-ScholarshipsLuncheon attendees raised more than $2,000 for the Samford Black Alumni Association Program Fund, and Minority Student Annual and Endowed ScholarshipWed, 27 Apr 2016 00:00:00 -0500https://www.samford.edu/news/2016/04/Annual-Samford-Black-Alumni-Association-Luncheon-Raises-Funds-for-Minority-ScholarshipsHEAL Explores Ethics of Drug Pricing; Awards Two Pellegrino Medalshttps://www.samford.edu/news/2016/04/HEAL-Explores-Ethics-of-Drug-Pricing-Awards-Two-Pellegrino-MedalsDrug pricing ethics was the theme of Samford University’s annual Healthcare Ethics and Law Institute conference.Tue, 26 Apr 2016 00:00:00 -0500https://www.samford.edu/news/2016/04/HEAL-Explores-Ethics-of-Drug-Pricing-Awards-Two-Pellegrino-MedalsSamford Students Present Research in Many Disciplineshttps://www.samford.edu/news/2016/04/Samford-Students-Present-Research-in-Many-DisciplinesDuring the next few weeks, scores of Samford University undergraduate students will present results of projects that have taken them down many avenues of research and discovery.Fri, 22 Apr 2016 00:00:00 -0500https://www.samford.edu/news/2016/04/Samford-Students-Present-Research-in-Many-DisciplinesHistory Professor Erin Mauldin Earns Top Dissertation Awardhttps://www.samford.edu/news/2016/04/History-Professor-Erin-Mauldin-Earns-Top-Dissertation-AwardThe award is the Georgetown University’s highest accolade to its recent doctoral alumni for scholarly accomplishment.Fri, 22 Apr 2016 00:00:00 -0500https://www.samford.edu/news/2016/04/History-Professor-Erin-Mauldin-Earns-Top-Dissertation-AwardFour From Samford Named Schweitzer Fellowshttps://www.samford.edu/news/2016/04/Four-From-Samford-Named-Schweitzer-FellowsSchweitzer Fellows develop and implement service projects that address the root causes of health disparities in under-resourced communities, while also fulfilling their academic responsibilitiesFri, 22 Apr 2016 00:00:00 -0500https://www.samford.edu/news/2016/04/Four-From-Samford-Named-Schweitzer-FellowsPharmacy Dean Named to Governor’s Health Literacy Partnership of Alabamahttps://www.samford.edu/news/2016/04/Pharmacy-Dean-Named-to-Governors-Health-Literacy-Partnership-of-AlabamaMichael A. Crouch, dean of Samford University’s McWhorter School of Pharmacy, has been appointed by Alabama Gov. Robert Bentley to the Health Literacy Partnership of Alabama. Thu, 21 Apr 2016 00:00:00 -0500https://www.samford.edu/news/2016/04/Pharmacy-Dean-Named-to-Governors-Health-Literacy-Partnership-of-AlabamaChick-fil-A Vice President of Enterprise Social Responsibility Speaks at Samfordhttps://www.samford.edu/news/2016/04/Chick-fil-A-Vice-President-of-Corporate-Talent-Speaks-at-SamfordThe Chick-fil-A philosophy of customer service was the focus of a recent presentation for Samford Network in Birmingham. Dee Ann Turner, Chick-fil-A’s vice president of enterprise social responsibility and author of It’s My Pleasure, was the featured speaker.Wed, 20 Apr 2016 00:00:00 -0500https://www.samford.edu/news/2016/04/Chick-fil-A-Vice-President-of-Corporate-Talent-Speaks-at-SamfordAlumni Katherine and Jay Wolf Share Story of Hope and Healinghttps://www.samford.edu/news/2016/04/Alumni-Katherine-and-Jay-Wolf-Share-Story-of-Hope-and-HealingSamford alumni Katherine and Jay Wolfe returned to campus April 18 as a part of their hometown book signing tour, promoting their new book, Hope Heals: A True Story of Overwhelming Loss and an Overcoming Love. Wed, 20 Apr 2016 00:00:00 -0500https://www.samford.edu/news/2016/04/Alumni-Katherine-and-Jay-Wolf-Share-Story-of-Hope-and-HealingSamford PRSSA Team Named Finalist in National Competitionhttps://www.samford.edu/news/2016/04/Samford-PRSSA-Team-Named-Finalist-in-National-CompetitionThe Samford team will join teams from the University of Alabama and Loyola University in Chicago May 18 for presentation of their projects and final judging.Tue, 19 Apr 2016 00:00:00 -0500https://www.samford.edu/news/2016/04/Samford-PRSSA-Team-Named-Finalist-in-National-CompetitionSamford Gives Back Engages 800-Plus Volunteers at Many Siteshttps://www.samford.edu/news/2016/04/Samford-Gives-Back-Engages-800-Plus-Volunteers-at-Many-SitesThe helping hands and giving hearts of Samford University students were evident throughout the Birmingham area Saturday, April 16, as many, along with employees and alumni, participated in Samford Gives Back Day.Tue, 19 Apr 2016 00:00:00 -0500https://www.samford.edu/news/2016/04/Samford-Gives-Back-Engages-800-Plus-Volunteers-at-Many-SitesSamford Arts to Present On the Town April 28-May 1https://www.samford.edu/news/2016/04/Samford-Arts-to-Present-On-the-Town-April-28-May-1Samford University's School of the Arts will present Leonard Bernstein's lively musical On the Town April 28–May 1 in Harrison Theatre.Mon, 18 Apr 2016 00:00:00 -0500https://www.samford.edu/news/2016/04/Samford-Arts-to-Present-On-the-Town-April-28-May-1Six Samford Faculty Members Tapped as First Bunch Fellowshttps://www.samford.edu/news/2016/04/Six-Samford-Faculty-Members-Tapped-as-First-Bunch-FellowsThe first six recipients of the Wilton H. Bunch Interdisciplinary Faculty Fellowship at Samford University have been announced.Fri, 15 Apr 2016 00:00:00 -0500https://www.samford.edu/news/2016/04/Six-Samford-Faculty-Members-Tapped-as-First-Bunch-FellowsSamford Employees Host Underprivileged Students During Spring Breakhttps://www.samford.edu/news/2016/04/Samford-Employees-Host-Underprivileged-Students-During-Spring-BreakA group of children participating in a program about careers visited Samford University’s main dining hall, recently to learn about careers in the food industry. Fri, 15 Apr 2016 00:00:00 -0500https://www.samford.edu/news/2016/04/Samford-Employees-Host-Underprivileged-Students-During-Spring-BreakStudent Work Featured in Samford Art Gallery Exhibithttps://www.samford.edu/news/2016/04/Student-Work-Featured-in-Samford-Art-Gallery-ExhibitSamford University Art Gallery currently is displaying art work created by students as part of its Annual Juried Show.Thu, 14 Apr 2016 00:00:00 -0500https://www.samford.edu/news/2016/04/Student-Work-Featured-in-Samford-Art-Gallery-ExhibitStudent Organizations, Leaders Recognized at Inaugural Awards Eventhttps://www.samford.edu/news/2016/04/Student-Organizations-Leaders-Recognized-at-Inaugural-Awards-EventFive organizations were honored at Samford University’s inaugural Student Organization Awards. Thu, 14 Apr 2016 00:00:00 -0500https://www.samford.edu/news/2016/04/Student-Organizations-Leaders-Recognized-at-Inaugural-Awards-EventSamford To Graduate More Than 1,100 During Commencement Programs May 6–14https://www.samford.edu/news/2016/04/Samford-To-Graduate-More-Than-1,100-During-Commencement-Programs-May-6-14Samford University will graduate approximately 1,125 students during seven commencement programs during May.Wed, 13 Apr 2016 00:00:00 -0500https://www.samford.edu/news/2016/04/Samford-To-Graduate-More-Than-1,100-During-Commencement-Programs-May-6-14Samford Inducts 120 into Freshman Honor Societyhttps://www.samford.edu/news/2016/04/Samford-Inducts-120-into-Freshman-Honor-SocietyTo qualify for ALD, students must be in the top 20% of their freshmen class and have at least a 3.5 GPA.Wed, 13 Apr 2016 00:00:00 -0500https://www.samford.edu/news/2016/04/Samford-Inducts-120-into-Freshman-Honor-SocietyAlumnus and Author Acuff Describes “Do Over” Momentshttps://www.samford.edu/news/2016/04/Alumnus-and-Author-Acuff-Describes-Do-Over-MomentsSamford University alumnus and New York Times bestselling author Jon Acuff spoke about his book Do Over as part of the annual Live @ the Library event April 8.Wed, 13 Apr 2016 00:00:00 -0500https://www.samford.edu/news/2016/04/Alumnus-and-Author-Acuff-Describes-Do-Over-MomentsSamford Community Invited to Participate in Branding Projecthttps://www.samford.edu/news/2016/04/Samford-Community-Invited-to-Participate-in-Branding-ProjectSamford is undertaking an important research and identity project to improve the ways we communicate the mission, programs and brand of our university.Wed, 13 Apr 2016 00:00:00 -0500https://www.samford.edu/news/2016/04/Samford-Community-Invited-to-Participate-in-Branding-ProjectAuthor Palmer Examines Political Rhetoric in Samford Lecturehttps://www.samford.edu/news/2016/04/Author-Palmer-Examines-Political-Rhetoric-in-Samford-LectureSamford University’s Orlean Bullard Beeson School of Education presented Parker J. Palmer, popular author of Courage to Teach, April 12 for the sixth annual Tom and Marla Corts Distinguished Author Series. Wed, 13 Apr 2016 00:00:00 -0500https://www.samford.edu/news/2016/04/Author-Palmer-Examines-Political-Rhetoric-in-Samford-Lecture