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President Taylor’s Inauguration Address
On November 4, 2021, Beck A. Taylor was inaugurated as Samford University’s 19th president. The following is President Taylor’s address from the official Inauguration Service.
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Beck A. Taylor Inaugurated as Samford University’s 19th President
Accompanied by his wife, First Lady and Executive Director of Legacy League Julie A. Taylor, Taylor received the Oath of Office from Board of Trustees Chair William J. Stevens, followed by the investiture, in which he was conveyed the ceremonial chain of office.
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Community Leaders, Organizations Honored for Service at Samford Medallion Awards
Three individuals whose good works have made a difference in society, community affairs, the life of the church and the quality of life for others received the Samford Medallion Award on Nov. 1.