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Samford Music Majors Get Candid on Success with Popular Quintet SYBARITE5
SYBARITE5 has come a long way from their beginnings on a street corner at the Aspen Music Festival in the early 2000s. The quintet, known for its genre-hopping chamber music, has now performed across 43 states for thousands of fans looking for a dynamic musical experience. But as the crowds and venues have grown, the group’s commitment to mentoring has endured. 
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Samford Art Gallery Hosts Christians in the Visual Arts Exhibit This Month
Samford hosts The Beautiful, an exhibition by Christians in the Visual Arts(CIVA) 
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Senior Graphic Design Project Wins Silver at American Advertising Awards
Samford School of the Arts December 2018 graduate Timia Lewis took home a silver ADDY at this year’s American Advertising Awards in Birmingham, Alabama. Lewis won the award for her motion graphic project “Pulaski at Night," which she completed during her senior year as a student.  
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Samford Theatre for Youth Teaching Artists Find Inspiration in Moundville
Five Samford Theatre for Youth students participated in a week-long artist-in-residence program in Moundville, Alabama thanks to the generous support of Samford alumnus Law Lamar and an enthusiastic Moundville school system.  
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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.