Events

Learning For Life
August 21
The Club

Orlean Beeson School of Education invites you to join us as we celebrate the exemplary contributions of the 2018 Learning for Life honorees at the annual Learning for Life Awards Dinner.

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Lamp of Learning Ceremony
August 27, 2 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
Orlean Bullard Beeson Hall Room 232

The annual Lamp of Learning ceremony marks the official admission of teacher education candidates into their respective majors.

Family Weekend
September 14 – September 16
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 2018
November 2 – November 3
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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Fall Commencement
December 14, 10 a.m. – 11 a.m.
Pete Hanna Center
2019 BADGE Conference
January 9, 8:30 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Orlean Bullard Beeson Hall

Orlean Beeson School of Education is hosting a five year series highlighting five areas where advocates and educators can become agents of change. Year one will focus on Behavior. Dr. Jonathan Doll will speak to participants on educator behavior, family behavior, institutional behavior, and what changes need to come in each to support students who are underserved. Future BADGE Conference topics include: Behavior, Attitudes, Delinquency, Gradual Release and Growth Mindset, and Elevating Excellence.

Percy Cook Ratliff Lecture Series
March 19, 7 p.m. – 9 p.m.

Orlean Beeson School of Education will host the 2019 Percy Cook Ratliff Lecture Series. Save the date and check back soon and often for the announcement of the Series Speaker. This is an event you don't want to miss.

2019 Tom and Marla Corts Distinguished Author Series
April 16, 7 p.m. – 9 p.m.
Wright Center

In 2011, the Tom and Marla Corts Distinguished Author Series was launched to recognize their invaluable leadership to Samford University, the community and the cause of literacy. Check back soon and often for the announcement of our 2019 Series Speaker.