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Wrapped Up, Tied Up and Tangled Up: Work of Lauren Frances Evans
Samford Art Gallery will feature the work of Assistant Professor of Art Lauren Frances Evans Jan. 22-Feb. 21. Wrapped Up, Tied Up and Tangled Up started with a memory of a childhood Bible song and grew into a more philosophical exploration of motherhood, creation and faith.  
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Samford Department of Theatre and Dance Sweeps BroadwayWorld Regional Awards
The winners of the BroadwayWorld regional awards were announced and Samford University made a significant showing in a variety of categories. Regional productions, touring shows and more were all included in the awards—honoring productions which opened between Oct. 1, 2017 through Sept. 30, 2018. Samford took top honors across the board and the 2018 spring production of Children of Eden gathered up 11 awards along with Best Musical.  
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Samford Opera Whirlwind January Tour
Samford Opera is performing across the country and receiving additional recognition for the world premiere of The Ghosts of Gatsby. 
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Ugandan Teachers to Train at Orlean Beeson School of Education
Five teachers from Terra Nova Academy, a school founded by Samford University School of the Arts alumna Alisha Damron-Seruyange ’05, will receive on site intensive teacher leadership training through a partnership with Orlean Beeson School of Education in January. The training is made possible by the Hull Grant for seminar development. 
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George Urges Graduates to Cherish the Values of a ‘Life Fit for Eternity’
Samford University awarded 264 degrees during its winter commencement Saturday, Dec. 15. 
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Beth McGinnis Helps Students Focus on the Assets of Perry County
Assistant Professor Beth McGinnis takes students to the Alabama Black Belt to appreciate unique heritage and culture.  
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2018 Morris Piano Festival Celebrates Talent of Students and Faculty
School of the Arts awards 2018 Morris Competition Winners