Coronavirus Cancellation Information

Campus events and visits through the end of the spring semester are either postponed or canceled. The Office of Events Management will contact event hosts with additional details. May 2020 commencement ceremonies have been postponed.

 
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Campus Worship Team Holy Week Service
April 7, 10 a.m. – 10:50 a.m.
Location: Reid Chapel

This event has been canceled due to COVID-19 outbreak. Samford's Worship Team will lead a special Holy Week service.

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Patty McDonald Orchestra Series presents Samford Orchestra
April 7, 7:30 p.m. – 9 p.m.
Location: Brock Recital Hall

This event has been canceled due to the COVID-19 outbreak. Samford Orchestra will present its final concert of the year.

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Good Friday Service with University Chorale
April 10, 12 p.m. – 12:50 p.m.
Location: Hodges Chapel

This service has been canceled due to the COVID-19 outbreak.

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Worship Arts Ensemble (WAE) Spring Concert
April 14, 7:30 p.m. – 9 p.m.
Location: Reid Chapel

This event has been canceled due to the COVID-19 outbreak. Samford's Worship Arts Ensemble (WAE) will lead a worship service and concert. Thanks to Lynda and Bobby Little for their generous support of this ensemble.

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Samford Wind Ensemble
April 16, 7:30 p.m. – 9 p.m.
Location: Brock Recital Hall

This concert will not take place this spring due to the COVID-19 outbreak. Samford's Wind and Chamber Ensembles will perform their last concert of the season. The event will also feature the world premiere of the Samford Composition Contest winner Blake Mitchell's Rhapsody on a Folk Tune.

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Lester Ruth
April 21, 10 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
Cost: $10

Due to the COVID-19 outbreak, this event has been canceled for this spring but we are hoping to reschedule for our 20-21 Worship Exchange program, Research professor of Christian worship at Duke Divinity, Ruth is a historian with particular interests in the early church and the last 250 years, especially the history of contemporary praise and worship. He is passionate about enriching the worship life of current congregations, regardless of style. He believes that careful reflection on the worship of other Christians—whether past or present, whether Protestant, Roman Catholic, or Eastern Orthodox—can serve to enrich the church today.

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Sozo Children's Choir Tour 2020
April 21, 7 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
Location: Wright Center

Due to COVID-19 this event has been canceled. Sozo Children’s Choir is a group of children who travel from Sozo Children Uganda to America as the Sozo Children’s Choir, touring the States while leading worship at churches, schools, and events. Experience cultural Ugandan singing and dancing with African instruments, powerful corporate worship, and brief testimonies.

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Samford Jazz Band
April 21, 7:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
Location: Brock Recital Hall

This event has been canceled due to COVID-19. Samford's Jazz Band will present its final concert of the year.

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Dr. Chandler and Jane Paris Smith Opera Series presents Into the Woods
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Location: Harrison Theatre

This event has been canceled for this spring due to COVID-19. We plan to reschedule this production in our 20-21 season.

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Steven and Gena Vinyard Choral Series Combined Choirs
April 30, 7:30 p.m. – 9:30 p.m.
Location: Reid Chapel

This event will not take place due to the COVID-19 outbreak. Join Samford's A Cappella Choir and University Chorale for a special joint concert. Thanks to the Vestavia Mafia and Steven and Gena Brown Vinyard for supporting this event.

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Commencement for Orlean Beeson School of Education and School of the Arts
May 9, 2 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
Location: Samford University, Wright Center

Join Orlean Beeson School of Education and the School of the Arts for a combined commencement ceremony celebrating our spring 2020 graduates.

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Alabama Symphony Orchestra presents Schubert's Trout Quintet
May 19, 7:30 p.m. – 9 p.m.
Location: Brock Recital Hall

Check the Alabama Symphony Orchestra's website for the most up to date information regarding their Concertmaster Series.

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