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Samford’s Animate Celebrates Fifth Year
The five-day summer program provides training in worship, theology and the arts for teenagers and their adult mentors.  
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Samford Students Discover the Arts in Spain, Portugal
The 18-day trip consisted of stops in Madrid, Valencia, Barcelona and Lisbon, among others, seeing work by Antoni Gaudí, Pablo Picasso and world-renowned musicians and composers.  
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Ken Medema Featured at Animate and Public Concert Hosted by Samford
Renowned Christian musician Ken Medema is among Animate’s featured guest artists and will also perform a free public concert on Sunday, June 24.  
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Samford Faculty and Alumni to Perform at Carnegie Hall June 16
Samford University faculty and alumni will be part of a June 16 performance at famed Carnegie Hall featuring three Birmingham area church choirs. 
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Galen Jones Named to Samford’s Christian Ministry Faculty
Samford University’s new Christian ministry degree program has announced that Galen Jones, will join the program’s faculty in January 2019. 
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Payne to Join Faculty of Samford’s New Christian Ministry Degree Program
Samford University’s new Christian ministry degree program has announced a new faculty member, J. D. Payne, who will begin his work at Samford in August 2018.  
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Samford’s A Cappella Choir Takes Top Honors in International Competition
Samford University ’s A Cappella Choir took top honors at the recent Laurea Mundi Budapest Choral Competition, continuing a tradition of acclaim in international competitions. The choir won first place in three categories: mixed choirs, musica sacra and folk-pop-spirituals.