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Conference Focuses on Issues of Veterans Caught in the Criminal Justice System

Samford's Cumberland School of Law is hosting a June 23 conference to address issues of military veterans who either have been incarcerated or faced diversionary courts 

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Scholars of Merit Announced for Spring 2017

The following Cumberland School of Law students qualified as Scholars of Merit for the spring 2017 term. 

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Dean's List Announced for Spring 2017

The following Cumberland School of Law students qualified for the spring 2017 Dean's List. 

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Samford, Birmingham-Southern Establish Joint Accelerated Undergraduate, Law Degree Program

Samford University’s Cumberland School of Law and Birmingham-Southern College have signed a memorandum of understanding to build an accelerated degree program. 

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Samford Trustees Approve New Academic Programs in Law, Public Health

Samford University’s board of trustees approved new academic programs and candidates for spring 2017 graduation in their spring meeting May 9. 

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Pryor Tells Law Grads Commencement Celebrates America's Commitment to the Rule of Law

Federal Judge William H. Pryor Jr. of the U.S. Court of Appeals 11th Circuit told graduates of Samford University’s Cumberland School of Law that commencement for a law school is more than a celebration of the success of its students and faculty. He said law school commencement celebrates “the American commitment to the rule of law, which is the bulwark of our freedom.” 

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2015–16 Community Engagement Report Finds Strong Partnerships Between Samford and the Region

Samford University students generated 927,192 community engagement hours with an economic impact of $21.4 million during the 2015–16 academic year.