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, Kinneret To Present Archaeology Symposium July 24–25https://www.samford.edu/news/2016/07/Samford-Kinneret-To-Present-Archaeology-Symposium-July-24-25Samford is collaborating with Kinneret Academic College to host research symposia on Galilean Archaeology: Research, Education, and Religion July 24–25 this year and again in December 2017.Wed, 20 Jul 2016 00:00:00 -0500https://www.samford.edu/news/2016/07/Samford-Kinneret-To-Present-Archaeology-Symposium-July-24-25Sanders Named Fellow by American Academy of Nursinghttps://www.samford.edu/news/2016/07/Sanders-Named-Fellow-by-American-Academy-of-NursingNena Sanders, vice president of Samford's College of Health Sciences, has been named a 2016 Fellow by the American Academy of NursingWed, 13 Jul 2016 00:00:00 -0500https://www.samford.edu/news/2016/07/Sanders-Named-Fellow-by-American-Academy-of-NursingStudent Researchers Busy at Samford this Summerhttps://www.samford.edu/news/2016/07/Student-Researchers-Busy-At-Samford-this-SummerSamford University prepharmacy major Jasmine Willis hopes to one day create new drugs that will help people.Wed, 13 Jul 2016 00:00:00 -0500https://www.samford.edu/news/2016/07/Student-Researchers-Busy-At-Samford-this-SummerSamford Alumnus Jaquiski Tartt Honored by City of Mobilehttps://www.samford.edu/news/2016/07/Samford-Alumnus-Jaquiski-Tartt-Honored-by-City-of-MobileCurrent San Francisco 49er and 2015 Samford University graduate Jaquiski Tartt recently was honored by his hometown of Mobile, Alabama. Wed, 13 Jul 2016 00:00:00 -0500https://www.samford.edu/news/2016/07/Samford-Alumnus-Jaquiski-Tartt-Honored-by-City-of-MobileWright Center 2016–17 Season Features Unique Combination of Performanceshttps://www.samford.edu/news/2016/07/Wright-Center-2016-17-Season-Features-Unique-Combination-of-PerformancesSamford University has announced the 2016–17 Wright Center Signature Series.Wed, 13 Jul 2016 00:00:00 -0500https://www.samford.edu/news/2016/07/Wright-Center-2016-17-Season-Features-Unique-Combination-of-PerformancesSummer Arts Experiences Enrich Students’ Liveshttps://www.samford.edu/news/2016/07/Summer-Arts-Experiences-Enrich-Students-LivesSummer learning opportunities through Samford Arts have enriched the lives of students of all ages.Mon, 11 Jul 2016 00:00:00 -0500https://www.samford.edu/news/2016/07/Summer-Arts-Experiences-Enrich-Students-LivesSamford Commissions British Artist for 175th Anniversary Sculpture Honoring Foundershttps://www.samford.edu/news/2016/07/Samford-Commissions-British-Artist-for-175th-Anniversary-SculptureSamford University has commissioned a renowned British artist to provide a sculpture commemorating the institution’s 175th anniversary. Mon, 11 Jul 2016 00:00:00 -0500https://www.samford.edu/news/2016/07/Samford-Commissions-British-Artist-for-175th-Anniversary-SculptureTeacher Education Scholarship Honors John and Fran Carterhttps://www.samford.edu/news/2016/07/Teacher-Education-Scholarship-Honors-John-and-Fran-CarterWhen John and Fran Carter joined the faculty of Samford University in 1956 in what is now Orlean Bullard Beeson School of Education, they became widely known on campus as “Dr. John” and “Dr. Frances.” Their illustrious careers have now been enshrined at Samford with the John and Fran Carter Endowed Scholarship for Teacher Education.Thu, 07 Jul 2016 00:00:00 -0500https://www.samford.edu/news/2016/07/Teacher-Education-Scholarship-Honors-John-and-Fran-CarterDepartment of Social Work Partners with Beeson Divinity School to Prepare Graduates for Proclamation and Demonstration of the Gospelhttps://www.samford.edu/news/2016/07/Department-of-Social-Work-Partners-with-Beeson-Divinity-Schoo-to-Prepare-Graduates-for-Proclamation-and-Demonstration-of-the-GospelSamford University’s Beeson Divinity School and Department of Social Work have joined forces to offer two unique joint-degree programs for students called to preach the gospel and engage in practical ministry.Thu, 07 Jul 2016 00:00:00 -0500https://www.samford.edu/news/2016/07/Department-of-Social-Work-Partners-with-Beeson-Divinity-Schoo-to-Prepare-Graduates-for-Proclamation-and-Demonstration-of-the-GospelNursing Alumna Jennifer Snee Joins U.S. Army as Captain and CRNAhttps://www.samford.edu/news/2016/07/Nursing-Alumna-Jennifer-Snee-Joins-US-Army-as-Captain-and-CRNAWhen Jennifer Snee moved to America from Germany in 1999, she never imagined that her journey would lead her to the U.S. Army. She spoke very little English, and relied on financial aid and a lot of hard work to achieve her dream of becoming a nurse. Thu, 07 Jul 2016 00:00:00 -0500https://www.samford.edu/news/2016/07/Nursing-Alumna-Jennifer-Snee-Joins-US-Army-as-Captain-and-CRNANutrition and Dietetics Chair Studies Possible Use of Basil Against Diabeteshttps://www.samford.edu/news/2016/07/Nutrition-and-Dietetics-Chair-Studies-Possible-Use-of-Basil-Against-DiabetesSuresh Mathews, professor and chair of Samford’s Department of Nutrition and Dietetics, is part of a team of researchers awarded a prestigious grant to study basil as a potential weapon against diabetes. Thu, 07 Jul 2016 00:00:00 -0500https://www.samford.edu/news/2016/07/Nutrition-and-Dietetics-Chair-Studies-Possible-Use-of-Basil-Against-DiabetesCardinal Scholarship Helps White Own an Independent Pharmacyhttps://www.samford.edu/news/2016/07/Cardinal-Scholarship-Helps-White-Own-an-Independent-PharmacyIn 2012, Kacie White became McWhorter School of Pharmacy’s first winner of the Cardinal Scholarship, which helps seniors pursuing careers in independent pharmacies. Four years later, White is fulfilling the scholarship’s vision and her childhood dreams.Thu, 07 Jul 2016 00:00:00 -0500https://www.samford.edu/news/2016/07/Cardinal-Scholarship-Helps-White-Own-an-Independent-PharmacyPhysical Therapy Graduate Students Travel to Dominican Republichttps://www.samford.edu/news/2016/07/Physical-Therapy-Graduate-Students-Travel-to-Dominican-RepublicDoctor of Physical Therapy student Patrick Carroll works with One Vision International to extend medical missions work in the Dominican Republic.Thu, 07 Jul 2016 00:00:00 -0500https://www.samford.edu/news/2016/07/Physical-Therapy-Graduate-Students-Travel-to-Dominican-RepublicSchool of Health Professions Alumni Work in Sportshttps://www.samford.edu/news/2016/07/School-of-Health-Professions-Alumni-Work-in-SportsThree alumni share their stories about working in sports professions, from NASCAR to college football and more.Thu, 07 Jul 2016 00:00:00 -0500https://www.samford.edu/news/2016/07/School-of-Health-Professions-Alumni-Work-in-SportsSamford’s ‘Flipped’ Classroom Receives National Recognitionhttps://www.samford.edu/news/2016/07/Samfords-Flipped-Classroom-Receives-National-RecognitionSamford’s innovative “flipped” classroom was a finalist for the annual Harman Innovation Awards from UBTech.Wed, 06 Jul 2016 00:00:00 -0500https://www.samford.edu/news/2016/07/Samfords-Flipped-Classroom-Receives-National-RecognitionStudents Benefit from Samford’s Summer Career-Oriented Campshttps://www.samford.edu/news/2016/07/Students-Benefit-from-Samfords-Summer-Career-Oriented-CampsHundreds of students have spent time at Samford in summer learning experiences focused on career opportunities.Tue, 05 Jul 2016 00:00:00 -0500https://www.samford.edu/news/2016/07/Students-Benefit-from-Samfords-Summer-Career-Oriented-CampsElkmont, Montgomery Students Honored at Samford’s Alabama Governor's Schoolhttps://www.samford.edu/news/2016/07/Elkmont-Montgomery-Students-Honored-at-Samfords-Alabama-Governors-SchoolChristina Stacy of Elkmont, Alabama, and Josh Trimble of Montgomery, Alabama, were named outstanding female and male students at this year’s Alabama Governor’s School at Samford University.Fri, 01 Jul 2016 00:00:00 -0500https://www.samford.edu/news/2016/07/Elkmont-Montgomery-Students-Honored-at-Samfords-Alabama-Governors-SchoolTrustees Approve Degree Candidates, New Academic Programshttps://www.samford.edu/news/2016/06/Trustees-Approve-Degree-Candidates-New-Academic-ProgramsThe executive committee of Samford’s board of trustees approved candidates for graduation, new academic programs and new faculty recently.Wed, 29 Jun 2016 00:00:00 -0500https://www.samford.edu/news/2016/06/Trustees-Approve-Degree-Candidates-New-Academic-Programs