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Christian Education and Missions Students Provide Learning Resources for Unless U
Students majoring in Christian education and missions partnered this semester with Unless U, a nonprofit organization that serves adults with development disabilities through providing continuing education, job training, life skills and social skills.
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Samford University Alumni Ted and Kelly Alling Bring Equal Opportunity to the Field of Education
Ted and Kelly Alling founded Chattanooga Preparatory School to provide educational opportunities for young men impacted by poverty and education inequity.
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Orlean Beeson School of Education to Host An Evening With Tim Tebow
The Tom and Marla Corts Distinguished Author Series in partnership with the Percy Cook Ratliff Lecture Series presents An Evening with Tim Tebow on March 14, 2023.
 
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School of Education Students Present Research Proposals at the SoCon Undergraduate Research Forum
Eight undergraduate students in Orlean Beeson School of Education presented their research proposals at the SoCon Undergraduate Research Forum (SURF) at Wofford College in Spartanburg, South Carolina Oct. 14-15.
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New Endowment Established to Support Capital Projects at Samford
As they visited Samford for Family Weekend 2022, they were met with precious memories while walking through campus.
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David Finn Legacy Scholarship Established in Orlean Beeson School of Education
Alyssa Barnes, Ph.D., associate professor in the Elementary and Special Education Department at the University of North Georgia, has established the David Finn Legacy Scholarship at Samford in his honor.
 
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Carter Family Legacy Scholarship Established in Orlean Beeson School of Education
The Carter Family Legacy Scholarship has been established to honor the many contributions made by the Carters to Orlean Beeson School of Education.
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Teacher Education Candidates Celebrate Lamp of Learning and Kappa Delta Pi Admission Ceremonies
The seventh annual Lamp of Learning Ceremony and the Kappa Delta Pi Initiation Ceremony for teacher education candidates were held on Sept. 1.
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Distinguished Education Alumni Honored at Learning for Life Awards Dinner
Samford University’s Orlean Beeson School of Education honored seven distinguished alumni, along with two esteemed friends of the school, at its annual Learning for Life awards dinner August 24.
 
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Orlean Beeson School of Education Welcomes Three New Faculty Members
Orlean Beeson School of Education welcomes three new faculty members to the Department of Teacher Education.
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Scholarship Established to Honor the Legacy of Orlean Beeson School of Education Alumna Mary Elizabeth Wyatt
The Mary Elizabeth Wyatt Scholarship is a testament to the Wyatt family’s unwavering support of Samford.
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Collins Receives Newly Established Twanna Caddell Powell Annual and Endowed Scholarship in Education
Junior secondary education major Micaiah Collins is the inaugural recipient of the Twanna Caddell Powell Annual and Endowed Scholarship in Education.
 
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Orlean Beeson School of Education, Hope Institute Welcome Inaugural Class of Hope Fellows
Samford University’s Orlean Beeson School of Education, in partnership with the nonprofit Hope Institute, welcomes 10 esteemed educators into the inaugural class of Hope Fellows.
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Author Charles Martin Talks About His Journey to Becoming a Writer and the Meaning of Success
In April, New York Times bestselling author Charles Martin spoke at Samford as the keynote speaker for the Tom and Marla Corts Distinguished Author Series.
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How One Samford Alum is Following Her Calling To the Ends of the Earth
Serving others is a passion of Katherine Rodgers ’15, M.S. ’17, but serving those who are in need and often ostracized has become her life calling.
 
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Samford Students, Employees Volunteer at The World Games
Dozens of students and employees are volunteering during The World Games in Birmingham, which begins on July 7.
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Orlean Beeson School of Education Hosts Inaugural Diversity Forum
June 7-8, the Diversity Committee in Samford University’s Orlean Beeson School of Education and Samford’s Office of Diversity and Intercultural Initiatives partnered to host the inaugural Diversity Forum on campus.
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Orlean Beeson School of Education Co-Sponsors 3rd Annual Character Convening Conference
Samford University’s Orlean Beeson School of Education continues its legacy of character development in higher education by co-sponsoring the first in-person Character Convening Conference at Perdido Beach Resort in Orange Beach, Alabama.