Samford University News Feedhttps://www.samford.edu/RSS.aspxGet all the latest news from Samford University delivered daily.Fri, 13 Nov 2015 07:36:10 -0600webservices@samford.eduA Defining Moment for Larry Thompsonhttps://www.samford.edu/news/2016/12/A-Defining-Moment-for-Larry-ThompsonLarry Thompson, associate dean for the Division of Art and Design in Samford University’s School of the Arts, recently found his mission, and it began with a need for socks. Tue, 20 Dec 2016 00:00:00 -0600https://www.samford.edu/news/2016/12/A-Defining-Moment-for-Larry-ThompsonSamford Graduates Encouraged to Fulfill Their Destinies During Winter Commencementhttps://www.samford.edu/news/2016/12/Samford-Graduates-Encouraged-to-Fulfill-Their-DestiniesSamford University graduates were encouraged to find and fulfill their destiny during winter commencement ceremonies Dec. 17.Sat, 17 Dec 2016 00:00:00 -0600https://www.samford.edu/news/2016/12/Samford-Graduates-Encouraged-to-Fulfill-Their-DestiniesSamford Pharmacy Researchers Help Small Patients Who Need Bosentanhttps://www.samford.edu/news/2016/12/Samford-Pharmacy-Researchers-Help-Small-Patients-Who-Need-BosentanA team of Samford University researchers recently resolved a problem that has stymied pharmacists who treat pediatric patients suffering from pulmonary arterial hypertension.Fri, 16 Dec 2016 00:00:00 -0600https://www.samford.edu/news/2016/12/Samford-Pharmacy-Researchers-Help-Small-Patients-Who-Need-BosentanSamford’s Hensarling, Durban Named to SoCon All Faculty and Staff Teamhttps://www.samford.edu/news/2016/12/Samfords-Hensarling-Durban-Named-to-SoCon-All-Faculty-and-Staff-TeamSamford University’s Robert Hensarling and Michelle Durban have been named to the recently released Southern Conference’s All-Faculty and Staff team for 2016.Fri, 16 Dec 2016 00:00:00 -0600https://www.samford.edu/news/2016/12/Samfords-Hensarling-Durban-Named-to-SoCon-All-Faculty-and-Staff-TeamSamford Is Top Nationally Ranked University for Valuehttps://www.samford.edu/news/2016/12/Samford-Is-Top-Nationally-Ranked-University-for-ValueSamford is the top-ranked university for value in Alabama according to new rankings released by Kiplinger’s Personal Finance.Thu, 15 Dec 2016 00:00:00 -0600https://www.samford.edu/news/2016/12/Samford-Is-Top-Nationally-Ranked-University-for-ValueDiscovery Connects Decades of Samford Ministry Training Historyhttps://www.samford.edu/news/2016/12/Discovery-Connects-Decades-of-Samford-Ministry-Training-HistoryThe discovery of a “roll book” brought a piece of Samford University history to life, connecting families and ministry training through the decades.Wed, 14 Dec 2016 00:00:00 -0600https://www.samford.edu/news/2016/12/Discovery-Connects-Decades-of-Samford-Ministry-Training-HistorySupport Samford Through Year-end Giving https://www.samford.edu/news/2016/12/Support-Samford-Through-Year-end-GivingThough you may already be making plans for the year to come, you have the chance to impact the lives of Samford students today by including Samford University in your year-end giving.Wed, 14 Dec 2016 00:00:00 -0600https://www.samford.edu/news/2016/12/Support-Samford-Through-Year-end-GivingNew Samford Education Graduate Eager to Teach at Age 74https://www.samford.edu/news/2016/12/New-Samford-Education-Graduate-Eager-to-Teach-at-Age-74At age 74, M.O. “Buzz” Williams has a bit more life experience than most of the other degree candidates he will march with at Samford University commencement on Saturday, Dec. 17.Tue, 13 Dec 2016 00:00:00 -0600https://www.samford.edu/news/2016/12/New-Samford-Education-Graduate-Eager-to-Teach-at-Age-74Samford Researchers Study Role of Social Workers Who Serve Refugeeshttps://www.samford.edu/news/2016/12/Samford-Researchers-Study-Role-of-Social-Workers-Who-Serve-RefugeesAs refugees from Middle Eastern countries continue to arrive in Germany in droves, the role of the social workers who care for them is being studied by a team of Samford University social work professors.Mon, 12 Dec 2016 00:00:00 -0600https://www.samford.edu/news/2016/12/Samford-Researchers-Study-Role-of-Social-Workers-Who-Serve-RefugeesAssociate Education Dean Named to Planning Committee by Alabama State Superintendenthttps://www.samford.edu/news/2016/12/Associate-Education-Dean-Named-to-Planning-Committee-by-Alabama-State-SuperintendentDiana Cheshire, associate dean and associate professor in Samford's school of education, has been appointed as a member of the Alabama Department of Education Strategic Planning Committee on Mathematics.Fri, 09 Dec 2016 00:00:00 -0600https://www.samford.edu/news/2016/12/Associate-Education-Dean-Named-to-Planning-Committee-by-Alabama-State-SuperintendentSamford Geography Aids Caribbean Coral Nursery Projecthttps://www.samford.edu/news/2016/12/Samford-Geography-Aids-Caribbean-Coral-Nursery-ProjectAward-winning geography professor Jennifer Rahn takes Samford students to Saba to give them hands-on experience and help them learn how to conserve the island’s ecosystem.Thu, 08 Dec 2016 00:00:00 -0600https://www.samford.edu/news/2016/12/Samford-Geography-Aids-Caribbean-Coral-Nursery-ProjectSamford Trustees Approve New Master Plan, Candidates for Graduationhttps://www.samford.edu/news/2016/12/Samford-Trustees-Approve-New-Master-Plan-Candidates- for-GraduationSamford University’s board of trustees approved an updated and expanded campus master plan, a new academic center and candidates for December graduation during its winter meeting.Thu, 08 Dec 2016 00:00:00 -0600https://www.samford.edu/news/2016/12/Samford-Trustees-Approve-New-Master-Plan-Candidates- for-GraduationWestmoreland Receives Distinguished Leadership Award from SACSCOChttps://www.samford.edu/news/2016/12/Westmoreland-Receives-Distinguished-Leadership-Award-from-SACSCOCSamford University President Andrew Westmoreland has received a major leadership award from the university’s regional accrediting body.Wed, 07 Dec 2016 00:00:00 -0600https://www.samford.edu/news/2016/12/Westmoreland-Receives-Distinguished-Leadership-Award-from-SACSCOC