Summer 2000
Vol. 17 No. 2
Publication Number:
USPS 244-800


FAQ: Samford

Heading to Graduate School with a Fistful of Scholarship Dollars

Viewpoints: Berry and Flynt

Unclaimed Bargains

Miss Alabama 2000

Campus News
Samford, WMU Name Vaughn Director of Christian Women's Leadership Center

Determined Nurse Bell Keeps Clinic Open, Studies Business Side with Stanley Scholarship

Leadership for a Changing World: Rice Suggests Formula for Success

Samford's Ida V. Moffett School of Nursing Received CCNE Accreditation for Bachelor's, Master's Programs

'Burst of New Energy upon the Sciences'

Major Gift to Athletics

Bulldogs Plan to Exercise Option Again in 2000

Men's Team Captures First TAAC Track Title

News Briefs
Bill Mathews Named VP as Laverne Farmer Retires

Interior Design Gets FIDER Accreditation

Translation Prompts Scholarship Fund

Other Stories
Bobby Bowden Day
Faculty Accolades
Class Notes
In Memoriam


Summer 2000

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ROBERT '98 and GELAINA DAVIS ALLEN '97 of Lutz, Fla., a son, Myres Davis, born March 16, 2000.

Stephanie and SCOTT COLEMAN AVRIETT '93 of Tampa, Fla., a daughter, Isabel, born May 27, 1999.

Laura and JOSEPH K. BEACH L'94 of Northport, a son, Nicholas Bryant, born Dec. 23, 1999.

JEFF '93 and LISA OLIPHANT BEARD '94 of Birmingham, a daughter, Kathryn Ann, born March 30, 2000.

ADAM '97 and ELLEN BELL BISHOP '95, M.S.E. '99, of Birmingham, a daughter, Sydney Claire, born Feb. 15, 2000.

Jeff and KRISTEN LUCAS BLANTON '89 of Powder Springs, Ga., a daughter, Maggie, born Aug. 31, 1999.

DAVID BRYAN '94 and LAURIE ROWE BROOKS '94 of Warrenton, N.C., a daughter, Caroline Nicole, born April 29, 2000.

Bo and STEPHANIE NEWELL BROWN '90 of Helena, daughters, Chloe Robin, born March 4, 1998, and Cana Lauren, born May 4, 1999.

Todd and CHRISTINA PERRY BURKHALTER '91 of Suwanee, Ga., a daughter, Mallory Addison, born Aug. 27, 1998.

Derren and GLORIA ELLEN FREY BURRELL '96 of Lakenheath, England, a daughter, Lydia Gayle, born May 13, 2000.

EMILY '92 and SCOTT BUTLER '93 of Birmingham, a son, James Edward, born Feb. 25, 2000.

Robert and JESSICA HARRISON CARLYON '93 of Thompson Station, Tenn., a daughter, Winter Virginia-Mae, born Feb. 12, 1998, and a son, Robert Weston "Tague," born April 11, 2000.

John and JERRI LYNN CLAY CHARRON '86 of Brentwood, Tenn., daughters, Ruth Adler "Addie," born Oct. 21, 1996, and Mary Elizabeth, born Nov. 18, 1999.

ERIC '92 and JANA CHANDLER DAVID '92 of Los Angeles, Calif., a son, Chandler Scott, born Jan. 9, 2000.

Shae and Lt. LEONARDUS SHERROD EASON '95 of New Braunfels, Texas, a son, Shaylland Khaliel, born Dec. 6, 1999.

Burt and KAREN GRISSOM FISHER '90 of Midland, Texas, a son, Luke Alan, born Nov. 10, 1999.

Sandy and JAY FORMAN '94 of Atlanta, Ga., a son, Casey, born June 6, 2000.

ED '83, L'86, and SUZANNE DOTSON FREEMAN '83 of McCalla, a son, Will Harold, born Feb. 18, 2000.

Barry and SHANNA LAHR GINN '95 of Ocala, Fla., a daughter, Meredith Ann, born April 4, 2000.

Jeff and SHARON WILLIAMSON GIRKIN '92 of Birmingham, a son, Noah Joseph, born Jan. 27, 2000.

FRANK '94 and JENNIFER THOMPSON GLASCOCK '97 of Birmingham, a son, Bryan Earle, born Aug. 6, 1999.

Eric and STEPHANIE WALDRIP HATTEN '94 of Hattiesburg, Miss., a son, Lincoln Matthew, born March 1, 2000.

Jeff and GINNY SLUSHER HAYNIE '98 of Alpharetta, Ga., a son, Jared, born May 26, 2000.

BROOKE '93 and JENNI COOK HOLBERT '96 of Birmingham, a son, Grayson Riley, born March 23, 2000.

Rick and GRETA ANNE HUDSON HONSBERGER '91 of Mandeville, La., a daughter, Lettie Grace, born Jan. 9, 2000.

Cynthia and MICHAEL DAVID HUDSON '82 of Brandon, Miss., a daughter, Mary Ruth, born May 4, 1998.

LEE '92 and CYNTHIA WILLIAMS INSKO '90, M.T.S. '94, of Birmingham, a daughter, Sarah Glenn, born April 13, 2000.

Jim and JOY ANDERSON JAGER '89 of Birmingham, a daughter, Virginia, born March 24, 1999.

Scott and STACY FRANKLIN KEY MBA '96 of Hueytown, a daughter, Savannah, born Nov. 19, 1998.

Clay and TRACY KILE KING '87 of Birmingham, a son, Parker Kile, born Dec. 16, 1999.

Rodney and JULIE JOHNSON McDONALD '93 of Pleasant Grove, a son, Carson Daniel, born Dec. 29, 1999.

Wendy and TOM McDOUGAL '91 of Greenville, a son, Madden Hunter, born March 20, 2000.

Keely and CHRISTOPHER MAX MIMS L'99 of Dothan, a daughter, Mary Hinson, born Dec. 9, 1999.

Greg and JANET MILLER MURCHISON '97 of Birmingham, the adoption of a daughter, Callie Anne, May 5, 1999, and the birth of Joseph Miller, born Dec. 8, 1999.

STACEY '90 and WHITNEY WHEELER PICKERING '90 of Birmingham, a son, Frederick Harrison, born Jan. 4, 2000.

Jeff and STEPHANIE ORR POPE '91 of Alabaster, a daughter, Ashley Nicole, born Feb. 6, 1998.

DAVID '92 and LA VONDA JONES PRIMUS '92 of Fairfield, a daughter, Dasia Amelia, born Oct. 27, 1999.

Pamela and HENRY JACOB RACKLEY '97 of Frisco, Texas, a daughter, Payton Neal, born Dec. 26, 1999.

Kim and BRIAN RALEY '87 of Atlanta, Ga., a daughter, Lucille Evans, born Dec. 5, 1999.

TIM '90 and LEANNE YOUNG RAU '91 of Maylene, a daughter, Lindsey Ann, born Jan. 10, 1999.

Craig and DENISE PARKER RHINEHART '91 of Columbus, Ga., sons, Parker David, born Sept. 1, 1997, and Wesley Douglas, born March 9, 2000.

Rodney and MARY CATHERINE "Cat" GREEN RICHARDSON '92 of Meridian, Miss., a daughter, Camille Catherine, born Feb. 23, 2000.

Rex Lamar Borders and JANNEA S. ROGERS L'89 of Mobile, a son, Rex Lamar Borders, Jr., born July 21, 1999.

GILMER '83 and LEIGH BEASLEY SIMMONS '83 of Birmingham, a daughter, Ellen Leigh, born March 12, 2000.

Dr. JOHN EDWARD '75 and REBECCA ALETA WRIGHT SMITH '75 of Oneonta, a daughter, Emily Rose, born Oct. 15, 1999.

JORDAN '98 and SARA RICHARDSON SULLIVAN '97 of Birmingham, a son, Cole Alexander, born Sept. 28, 1999.

Ingrid and MILTON ROSS THOMPSON '89 of Trussville, a daughter, Alexandra Hope, born Jan. 14, 2000.

Capt. JEFFREY '87 and JANA V. VOYLES '87 of Fayetteville, N.C., daughters, Jane Catherine, born Sept. 14, 1998, and Josephine Claire, born March 23, 2000.

Ronald and ANGELA GASTON WAITE '92 of Mobile, a son, Andrew Philip, born Feb. 19, 1999.

Dr. LEE '93 and MELISSA IVEY WIMBERLY '97 of Birmingham, a daughter, Ivey Elizabeth, born Oct. 12, 1999.

Rachel and ERIC STEVEN WRIGHT '93 of Gaffney, S.C., a daughter, Callie, born March 4, 1999.

Michael and STEPHANIE GOOCH WRIGHT '96 of Birmingham, a son, Seth Michael, born July 19, 2000.