Photo Gallery

2013 Leadership and Character Awards

Dr. Brad Creed with Hannah BarnetteDr. Brad Creed with Cari GeldermanDr. Brad Creed with Clayton HornbackDr. Brad Creed with Timothy LewisDr. Brad Creed with Scott McKaig
Dr. Brad Creed with Bethany OrickDr. Brad Creed with Cody RussellDr. Brad Creed with Cameron ThomasMr. Joe McDade and Dr. Brad Creed with Cameron Thomas

Better World Theatre: Nursing (2013)

Audience members join in the discussion (2013)Dr. Jennifer Coleman (2013)Better World Theatre: Nursing (2013)Tina Wei and Katie Nelson in 'Just a Problem of Time' (2013)Tina Wei and Alexis Plourde in 'Just a Problem of Time' (2013)
Mary Smith and Carlee Sansom discuss 'Just a Problem of Time' (2013)Audience members join in the discussion (2013)Chaunice Neal and Lindsey Elrod in 'The Anti-Social Network' (2013)Samantha Baldwin and Emily Johnson in 'The Anti-Social Network' (2013)Jessica Oliver and JD Myers in 'The Anti-Social Network' (2013)
Audience members join in the discussion (2013)

Courageous Conversations: When Winning is Losing (2013)

The Academic Integrity Advocates (2013)The Academic Integrity Advocates (2013)

Leadership Lunches

Dr. Brad CreedDr. Brad Creed speaks to studentsStudents attend a Leadership Lunch

Living Way Summer Service Practicum 2013

Views from the top of Table MountainRobben Island PrisonViews from Lion's HeadCape PointBrittony, Tracy, Natalie, Rachel, and Clarissa with Azalea Hulbert
Brittony, Tracy, Natalie, Rachel, and Clarissa with Azalea HulbertBrittony, Tracy, Natalie, and Rachel with Azalea Hulbert and Samford VP Randy PittmanRachel and Tracy with Samford VP Randy Pittman

2013 Southeastern Regional Academic Integrity Conference

Mann Center director John Knapp welcomes conference attendeesMann Center program manager Azalea Hulbert presents during the opening sessionClaire Gaxiola and Kristen Aebli in 'Dream Sequence'Christina Witt and Kristen Aebli in 'Dream Sequence'Teddi Fishman, International Center for Academic Integrity, presents during a best practice session
Attendees at the 2013 Southeastern Regional Academic Integrity ConferenceKevin Kozee, University of South Carolina, presents during a best practice sessionKevin Kozee, University of South Carolina, presents during a best practice sessionAttendees from Miles College at the 2013 Southeastern Regional Academic Integrity ConferenceMann Center director John Knapp
Gary Pavela, the conference's keynote speaker, leads a discussion with Samford faculty and staffGary Pavela, the conference's keynote speaker, leads a discussion with Samford faculty and staff

Healthcare Ethics and Law (HEaL) Conference 2013

Audience members respond to ethical case scenariosClaire Gaxiola and Kristen Aebli in 'Dream Sequence'Cat Forman (in shadow) and Kristen Aebli in 'Dream Sequence'Christina Witt and Kristen Aebli in 'Dream Sequence'Noor Hussein, Helen Degree, and Libby McCully lead the audience in a discussion of 'Dream Sequence'

"Palliative Care: In Search of the Good Death"

Professor Jack Nelson, Cumberland School of LawSusan Doughton, J.D., Dominick Feld Hyde P.C.Dr. Michael Morrisey, UABDr. Mark Cherry, St. Edward's UniversityDr. Ryan Nash, Ohio State University
Dr. James Raper, UAB

Dr. Richard Carwardine

Dr. Richard Carwardine and Dr. John MayfieldArtifacts from the Samford Library Special CollectionDr. Richard Carwardine and Mrs. Mary Louise HodgesDr. Richard Carwardine speaks with a studentFebruary 18th panel discussion in Bolding Studio
Dr. Joe Scrivner, Dr. Jason Wallace, Dr. Richard Carwardine, Dr. John Mayfield, and Dr. John KnappDr. Jason Wallace, Dr. Richard Carwardine, and Dr. John MayfieldDr. Richard Carwardine delivers the 2013 Hodges Lecture in Reid Chapel

Courageous Conversations: Culture Shock Samford

Professor Angela FergusonStudent facilitators Darren Gray, Monica Longoria, Rebecca Liang, and Kirby XuAudience members participate in the conversationStudent facilitators Rebecca Liang and Kirby XuAudience members participate in the conversation
Audience members participate in the conversationAudience members participate in the conversationAudience members participate in the conversation

Better World Theatre: Nursing (2012)

Cari Gelderman and Rachel Brown in 'Stigma' (2012)Cari Gelderman and Rachel Brown in 'Stigma' (2012)Student facilitators lead a discussion on 'Stigma' (2012)Audience members join in the discussion (2012)Audience members join in the discussion (2012)
Student facilitators lead a discussion on 'Stigma' (2012)Nursing faculty observe audience discussion (2012)Anna Davis, Lindsay Plan, and Mary Kathryn Price in 'The Anti-Social Network' (2012)Stedman Poe and Martha Kate Goforth in 'The Anti-Social Network' (2012)Student facilitators lead a discussion on 'The Anti-Social Network' (2012)
Audience members join in the discussion (2012)Audience members join in the discussion (2012)Sonya Ponder in 'Just a Problem of Time' (2012)Audience members join in the discussion (2012)Dr. John Knapp (2012)
Dr. Jennifer Coleman (2012)

The Right Reverend Doctor Laurent Mbanda

Bishop Laurent Mbanda and Dr. John KnappMr. Drayton Nabers, Bishop Laurent Mbanda, Dr. John Knapp, and Dr. Betsy HollowayMr. Drayton Nabers introduces Bishop MbandaBishop Laurent Mbanda

Faith and Politics: Do We Need Religion in the Public Square?

Dr. Mark DouglasDr. Mark DouglasDr. John KnappGuests in the audience in Moot CourtroomDr. Mark Douglas
Guests in the audience in Moot CourtroomDr. Mark DouglasDr. Mark Douglas

Courageous Conversations: When Winning is Losing

University Minister Matt Kerlin with the Academic Integrity Advocates (2012)University Minister Matt Kerlin and Mann Center Director John Knapp (2012)Students in Reid Chapel (2012)Dr. John Knapp addresses students in Reid Chapel (2012)Students answer questions during convo (2012)
The Academic Integrity Advocates (2012)Response CardsAzalea Hulbert addresses students in Reid Chapel (2012)

The Oxford Tradition (photos courtesy of Hayley McDonald)

The University of OxfordThe University of OxfordSamford students at the University of OxfordThe University of OxfordSamford students, faculty and special guests at the University of Oxford
Samford students at the University of OxfordThe University of Oxford

Living Way Summer Service Practicum 2012

Emily, Tracy, Mallory, Lindsey, and Madelie with Dr. John KnappEmily, Madelie, and Lindsey in South AfricaLindsey, Madelie, Tracy, Mallory, and Emily with Janna Pennington from Samford's Office of Student Leadership and Community EngagementA student in Living Way's agri-academy during a classroom sessionMadelie and Emily with a student in agricultural tunnels used for Living Way's agri-academy
Tracy, Emily, Madelie, Mallory, and Lindsey visit Stellenbosch UniversitySouth AfricaSouth AfricaMallory works on lesson plans with agri-academy instructor Alan in the Living Way officesMallory learns from a student in Living Way's agri-academy
Madelie, Emily, Lindsey and Tracy in the agricultural tunnels used for Living Way's agri-academyThe Samford team learns from students in Living Way's agri-academy

"Self-Deception: A Pre-requisite to Rampant Lying"

John Knapp serves as a panelist at the 2012 CFCBET conference

Courageous Conversations: Invasion or Opportunity?

Panel moderator Mark BatemanPanelists Mike Floyd and Fred ShepherdPanelists Azalea Hulbert and Taylor BellPanelists Taylor Bell and Zayne SmithPanelists Fred Shepherd and Austin Davis with moderator Mark Bateman
Students respond to questions from panelistsStudents respond to questions from panelists

"Palliative Care: In Search of the Good Death"

Professor Jack Nelson and Professor David Smolin, Cumberland School of LawProfessor Jack Nelson, Cumberland School of LawProfessor Kathy Cerminara, Dr. H. Tristram Engelhardt, Jr., Dr. Ryan Nash, Dr. Elizabeth Kvale, Professor Jack Nelson, and Professor David Smolin

"Should Christians Seek Power?"

Dr. John Knapp and Dr. Michael LindsayDr. John Knapp and Dr. Michael LindsayDr. Michael Lindsay speaks with studentsDr. Michael Lindsay speaks with Mr. Randy Pittman and Mr. Joe McDadeDr. Michael Lindsay and Mr. Greg Hodges
Dr. Michael Lindsay and Mr. Doug WilsonDr. Michael Lindsay speaks with a student

"Does God Care How I Vote?"

Dr. Michael LindsayDr. Michael LindsayDr. Michael Lindsay, Mrs. Betsy Stokes, and Mrs. Mary Louise HodgesDr. Michael Lindsay speaks with Dr. Andrew Westmoreland, Dr. John Knapp, and Mrs. Mary Louise Hodges

Better World Theatre: Brock Scholars

Cameron Collins and Caroline Noland in 'Mental Reservation'Cameron Collins and Caroline Noland in 'Mental Reservation'Lauren Bates, Cameron Collins, and Caroline Noland lead the audience in discussionMallory James, Caroline Noland, and Sally Snider in 'Now We're Really Getting Somewhere'Mallory James, Caroline Noland, and Sally Snider in 'Now We're Really Getting Somewhere'
Kley Sippel, Mallory James, Caroline Noland, and Sally Snider in 'Now We're Really Getting Somewhere'Lauren Bates, with the cast of 'Now We're Really Getting Somewhere,' leads the audience in discussion

Courageous Conversations: Can We Talk About It?

Student panelists Kristin Boyd, Katelyn Wilbanks and Josh MottaDr. John Knapp with Guy Chmieleski, Belmont University MinisterStudent panelists Josh Motta and Katelyn WilbanksDr. John Knapp with Guy Chmieleski, Belmont University Minister and Samford faculty panelists Dr. Betsy Dobbins, Dr. Dennis Sansom, and Dr. Don SandleyStudent and faculty panelists
Samford University Minister Matt Kerlin addresses the audienceBelmont University Minister Guy Chmieleski and Samford faculty panelist Dr. Betsy Dobbins

Courageous Conversations: Cheating at Samford

Students respond to questions about cheatingStudents respond to questions about cheatingDr. John Knapp with panelists Dr. Doug Clapp and Caroline NolandPanelists Tom Oliver and Ms. Lori Northrup

The 2011 Oxford Conclave on Global Higher Education

Balliol CollegeOxfordDelegates Beck and Julie Taylor, Whitworth University

Lebanon

Dr. John Knapp at Lebanese American UniversityDr. John Knapp at Middle East UniversityLebanonLebanon

Living Way Summer Service Practicum 2011

Thomas, Mallory, and Kley in South AfricaMallory in South AfricaMallory and Kley in South AfricaMallory in South Africa

The 2011 Mann Medal in Ethics & Leadership

The Mann Medal in Ethics and LeadershipThe Mann Medal in Ethics and LeadershipThe Mann Medal in Ethics and LeadershipThe Harbert CenterGuests at the Mann Medal in Ethics and Leadership Luncheon
Mr. Charles Colson and Dr. John Knapp with guestsMr. Charles Colson and Dr. John Knapp with guestsThe Mann Medal in Ethics and Leadership LuncheonDr. Andy Westmoreland and Mr. Clark Watson present the Mann Medal to Mr. Charles ColsonMr. Clark Watson, Dr. John Knapp, Mr. Charles Colson, and Dr. Andy Westmoreland
Dr. John Knapp and Dr. Andy Westmoreland with Mr. Charles ColsonMr. Charles Colson with guests

North Korea

Pyongyang University of Science and TechnologyPyongyang University of Science and TechnologyStudents at Pyongyang University of Science and TechnologyDr. John Knapp speaks to students at Pyongyang University of Science and Technology

"Rediscovering the American Soul: A Conversation with Jacob Needleman"

Dr. Jacob NeedlemanDr. Jacob NeedlemanDr. Jacob Needleman and Dr. John KnappAudience in Bolding Studio

The 2010 Oxford Conclave on Global Higher Education

Balliol CollegeBalliol CollegeDelegates at the 2010 Oxford ConclaveChrist Church CollegeChrist Church College
Delegates to the 2010 Oxford ConclaveDelegates to the 2010 Oxford ConclaveDr. John Knapp, Dr. Richard Carwardine, and Dr. Betty Siegel

"Women in Politics: From Suffrage to Shattering the Glass Ceiling"

Dr. John KnappDr. Michael MorganMs. Eleanor CliftDr. John Knapp and Ms. Eleanor CliftDr. Brad Creed, Ms. Eleanor Clift, and Dr. Randy Pittman
Ms. Eleanor CliftDr. Brad Creed and Ms. Eleanor Clift

The 2010 Caux Round Table

Scholars at the 2010 Caux Round Table RetreatLake Geneva, Switzerland

"Civility in a Fractured Society"

Guests at a reception for Chairman Jim LeachGuests at a reception for Chairman Jim LeachChairman Jim Leach and Mr. Claude RheaDr. John KnappChairman Jim Leach and Mr. Bob Stewart
Mr. Bob Stewart, Executive Director of the Alabama Humanities FoundationMr. Bob Stewart, Chairman Jim Leach, and artist NicolosiChairman Jim LeachMr. Bob Stewart, Dr. David Chapman, Chairman Jim Leach, Dr. John Knapp, and Dr. Andy WestmorelandChairman Jim Leach and Dr. Andy Westmoreland

"Becoming More Inclusive of People with Disabilities"

Ms. Carolyn CartwrightDr. Matt Kerlin, University MinisterMs. Anne Sherman, Director of Disability Support ServicesStudents in Reid Chapel

Healthcare Ethics and Law (HEAL) Conference

Participants in the 2009 HEAL ConferenceParticipants in the 2010 HEAL ConferenceParticipants in the 2012 HEAL Conference

"Currency or Character"

Students listen to Mr. Wes CantrellMr. Wes CantrellHigh Performance Ethics by Mr. Wes CantrellFrom the Shop Floor to the Top Floor by Mr. Wes Cantrell

"The Missing Girls of China and India: What Can Be Done?"

Dr. Sunil K. Khanna and Dr. Valerie M. HudsonDr. Wang FengDr. Susan GreenhalghProfessor David Smolin

"What Does the Bible Say About Immigration"

Guests in Hodges ChapelGuests in Hodges ChapelDr. Daniel CarrollDr. Daniel Carroll

South Africa Jan Term 2010

Jan Term 2010Jan Term 2010South AfricaJan Term 2010

"Where Do You Fit in the Diversity Picture?"

Mr. Jerome MillerDr. John KnappDr. Beck Taylor, Mr. Jerome Miller, Mr. Gregory Taylor, and Dr. John KnappMr. Jerome Miller

"Leadership in an Era of Declining Trust"

Dr. John KnappDr. John Knapp with conference attendeesDr. John Knapp with fellow panelists

"Seven Revolutions: How Your World Will Change by 2025"

Dr. John KnappMr. Erik PetersonMr. Erik PetersonMrs. Mary Louise Hodges and Mr. Greg Hodges

Contacts

Drayton Nabers, Jr.

Director

205.726.4362

dnabers@samford.edu

Brooks Hall, 227A


Mitzi Lafferty

Administrative Assistant

205.726.4366

mlaffert@samford.edu

Brooks Hall, 227

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Frances Marlin Mann Center for Ethics and Leadership
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