"... Dr. Corts, who retired June 1 as Samford president, said he did not need a job and was not ‘building a second career’ with the two-year college system...."
Samford University President Emeritus Thomas E. Corts has been named interim chancellor of Alabama's two-year college system. The State Board of Education appointed Dr. Corts July 27 to provide stable leadership over the duration of a search process for a permanent chancellor. (more...)
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|Asian Pharmacy Conference Started by Samford
Grows to Major Status
"...'It is truly amazing to see how this small beginning with 35 Asian participants at Samford University in 1997 has grown to become a major force in the development of clinical pharmacy in Asia'..."
Samford Invades Atlanta, September
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"... Thirteen new faculty members were approved for the 2006-07 academic year..."
|Save the Date for Presidential Inauguration
"...The official investiture of Samford President Andrew Westmoreland will take place at 10 a.m. on Nov. 2, 2006. Two weeks of scholarly, social and service-related events will precede the Nov. 2 ceremony--only the third such occasion in the last half-century..."
|Samford Newsletter Offers Finance, Estate Planning Information
"...Samford's Gift Planning office now offers a weekly e-mail newsletter featuring up-to-date information and ideas on managing personal finances and estate plans..."