Published on November 15, 2021 by Sean Flynt
Samford Christian Ministry and Spanish student Maggie Mulder and communication studies student Sarah South will present Global Voices: Ministry in the City of Hope for Ukraine 12:05-1:05 p.m. Nov. 18 in Divinity Hall North room 101.
The students–both Samford Global Missions Scholars–will share their ministry in L’viv, Ukraine, and discuss how that experience relates to their Samford studies. The Global Missions Scholars program is designed for incoming freshman students who sense a call to global missions as a vocation, but also may be interested in one of the many areas of study at Samford. Through mentoring, peer discussions, and cross-cultural immersion, the program assists students in achieving a balanced approach toward preparation for a vocation in missions.
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.