February 3, 2006
Editor: Sean Flynt
Web Content Editor: Jana Peairson
Contributing Writers: William Nunnelley, Jana Peairson, Philip Poole, Mary Wimberley


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  Transition Committee to Coordinate Samford Leadership Change Transition Committee to Coordinate Samford Leadership Change
"...The committee and University staff have been working on such details as setting up e-mail, scheduling and other administrative details, as well as immediate needs of the Westmoreland family such as housing and moving plans...."
  The Presidential Tradition: A. D. Smith, 1896-1897

The Presidential Tradition: A. D. Smith, 1896-1897
"... In addition to his service as a mathematics professor and business agent, he was a famous disciplinarian who had commanded the cadet corps under the watch of President J. T. Murfee. The latter experience served Smith well as he took up the challenge to save Howard, make it self-sustaining and free it of crippling debt..."

  Discounted OVC Basketball Tournament Tickets Available Now! Discounted OVC Basketball Tournament Tickets Available Now!
"... Normally, tickets are $22 per session (two games per session) but through February 20, fans can get tickets for only $10..."
  Samford Seeks Alumni of the Year Nominations

Samford Seeks Alumni of the Year Nominations
"...Nominees should be graduates who have distinguished themselves in service in their community and to Samford. They also must have shown support to the University through their personal involvement and financial contributions..."

  Congress Creates Special Window of Opportunity for Tax-Wise Gifts to Samford 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..."