December 2, 2005
Editor: Sean Flynt
Web Content Editor: Jana Peairson
Contributing Writers: William Nunnelley, Jana Peairson, Philip Poole, Mary Wimberley


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  Hurricane Relief Gives Students a Fall Break to Remember

Hurricane Relief Gives Students a Fall Break to Remember
"...'When we were picking up the stuff in their yard,' Ratchford said, 'it was as if I was walking on their lives. Their stuff was scattered everywhere. I saw wedding pictures and their kids' clothes. It was hard not to cry'..."

  Lighting of the Way
"...As we celebrate this Season of Light, let us make our Way here at Samford a holy space of community marked by that which is of the Light: What is true, what is noble, what is right, what is pure, what is lovely, what is admirable, what is excellent and praiseworthy..."
  Year-End Gifts to Samford Especially Important This Year

Year-End Gifts to Samford Especially Important This Year
"...It's gift-giving season, and Samford University should be high on your gift list this year..."

  Congress Creates Special Window of Opportunity for Tax-Wise Gifts to Samford Congress Creates Special Window of Opportunity for Tax-Wise Gifts to Samford
"...Retirement plan owners age 59 1/2 or older can now make a deductible IRA or retirement plan gift to qualified charitable organizations, including Samford, prior to December 31, 2005..."
  Samford Auxiliary Seeks Corts Tributes Samford Auxiliary Seeks Corts Tributes
"...The Samford Auxiliary will honor retiring Samford President Thomas E. Corts and his wife Marla in the organization's spring newsletter..."