February 15, 2008

Public Events: Brock School of Business Celebration,  BACHE Women's Conference and the Harlem Globetrotters

Brock School of Business Celebrates With Three Events

Brock School of BusinessThree events will help Samford's Brock School of Business mark a turning point in its history.

On Tuesday, Feb. 19 the school will formally announce the creation of The Frances Marlin Mann Center for Ethics and Leadership and the Mann Family Professorship of Ethics and Leadership. Marvin Mann, Chairman Emeritus of Lexmark, Inc., will speak at 10:00 a.m.
in Brock Forum, Dwight Beeson Hall. For more information, call (205) 726-2364
Celebrations will continue as the Brock School of Business Dean's Leadership Series presents speaker Kimberly S. Greene on Tuesday, Feb. 19 at 1:30 in Brock Forum. Greene, a Samford Business alumna, is CFO and Executive Vice President, Financial Services for Tennessee Valley Authority.

Finally, Brock School of Business will formally celebrate its recent naming in a Dedication and Convocation event in Wright Center at 10:00 a.m.on Thursday, Feb. 21. Former Alabama governor Albert Brewer will be the event's featured speaker.

The events are free of charge and open to the public.

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Samford's Brock School of Business

Conference to Consider Women in Public Policy

Samford will host the second annual Birmingham Area Consortium for Higher Education (BACHE) Women’s Conference on Tuesday, March 11, 2008. Alabama Women Shaping Public Policy: Education, Health Services, and Social Issues for Women will begin at 9:00 a.m. (register from 8:30) in Benjamin F. Harrison Theater, Bonnie Bolding Swearingen Hall.

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Samford to Host Harlem Globetrotters

Samford will host the famous Harlem Globetrotters on Monday March 17th. Tip-off in Pete Hanna Center is set for 7 p.m.

Ticket prices are $12 for kids and $18 and $25 for adults, with tickets available through Ticketmaster.com and all Ticketmaster locations. 

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The Harlem Globetrotters