Teacher Education Lamp of Learning Ceremony
August 29, 1 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.
Cooney Hall Regions Room

The Lamp of Learning Ceremony marks the official induction of teacher education candidates into their respective majors and their beginning of professional field experiences. Candidates represent the Early Childhood, Special Education, Elementary, Elementary Collaborative (ESEC) program; Secondary Education program; and the Elementary Education with a concentration in Christian Missions program.

Family Weekend
October 4 – October 6
Samford University

During this annual event, Samford families come together to enjoy campus and build community with other Samford families.

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Homecoming 2019
November 8 – November 9
Samford University

From reunions, tailgates, Alumni of the Year Awards, and much more, this is a weekend that you will cherish for a life time.

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Children’s Story Time
November 9, 10:45 a.m. – 11:15 a.m.
Samford University Quad School of Education Tailgate Tent

Orlean Beeson School of Education invites you to join us on the quad for a fun and festive children’s story time featuring local children’s book authors!

Orlean Beeson School of Education Annual Alumni Homecoming BBQ
November 9, 11 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Samford University Quad

Help us cheer the Bulldogs on to victory with free BBQ, fellowship, fun and festivities for the entire family. Make sure to bring the kiddos for face painting, art projects and more! RSVP to