Published on October 14, 2021 by Sean Flynt  
The seal of Samford University
The seal of Samford University
Career-oriented internships help Samford political science students distinguish themselves in the job marketplace. Our majors enjoyed outstanding opportunities to gain academic credits and professional experience this summer and fall, with internships ranging from hometown law offices to the nation’s capital.
Sarah Brown (International Relations) - City of Homewood - WARD 4 City Councilor Jalete Nelms
Kate Davis (Political Science) - Heninger Garrison Davis, LLC
Kaylen Deitsch (Political Science) - Samford University, Lucille Stewart Beeson Law Library
Megan Rose Dickey (Law, Politics, and Society/English) - Heninger Garrison Davis, LLC
Alexandra Herman (Political Science/Sociology) - Parsons, Lee, and Juliano, PC
Justin Jordan-Lake (Political Science) - City of Homewood - WARD 4 City Councilor Jalete Nelms
Mary Lowe (International Relations) - The Wellhouse
Alex Magill (Law, Politics and Society) – Shekari Law, PLLC
Jessie Majors (Political Science/Communication Studies) – Baptist Joint Committee for Religious Liberty
Abi McKibben (Law, Politics, and Society) - Homewood City Council Ward 3 Place 1 Nick Sims
Ann Parker (Political Science) - Balch & Bingham, LLC
Natalie Phillips (Law, Politics, and Society) - Nathan And Nathan, P.C.
Libby Rau (Law, Politics, and Society) - Alabama Appleseed
Yorgo Sarris (Law, Politics and Society/History w/Legal Studies concentration) – Diversity Program Internship, Burr & Forman, LLP, Birmingham, Alabama.
Savannah Shirley (Law Politics and Society) – Samford University International Student and Scholar Services, Global Engagement Office
William Taylor (Political Science) - Heninger Garrison Davis, LLC
Chad Turner (Political Science/Psychology) – U.S. Representative Gary Palmer’s District Office
Emma Todd (International Relations) - Heninger Garrison Davis, LLC
Claire Turner (Political Science) – U.S. Israel Education Association
Henry Vina (Law, Politics and Society) – Midland, Texas, City Attorney’s Office
Jalen Williams (Law, Politics, and Society) - Parsons, Lee, and Juliano, PC
Audrey Woods (English, Political Science Minor) - U.S. Representative Gary Palmer’s District Office
 
Samford is a leading Christian university offering undergraduate programs grounded in the liberal arts with an array of nationally recognized graduate and professional schools. Founded in 1841, Samford is the 87th-oldest institution of higher learning in the United States. The Wall Street Journal ranks Samford 1st nationally for student engagement and U.S. News & World Report ranks Samford 37th in the nation for best undergraduate teaching and 97th nationally for best value. Samford enrolls 5,758 students from 48 states and 22 countries in its 10 academic schools: arts, arts and sciences, business, divinity, education, health professions, law, nursing, pharmacy and public health. Samford fields 17 athletic teams that compete in the tradition-rich Southern Conference, and ranks 3rd nationally for its Graduation Success Rate among all NCAA Division I schools.