Published on April 29, 2014 by Dr. Jane Cobia  

Samford's School of Education awarded top faculty and staff during a special program on April 29.

Outstanding Staff Award - Karen Bost
Scholarship Award - Dr. David Finn
Outstanding Teacher Award - Dr. Kristie Chandler
Spiritual Impact Award - Dr. Amy Hoaglund
Outstanding Alumnus Award - Dr. Kara Chism, Trussville City Schools

Samford is a leading Christian university offering undergraduate programs grounded in the liberal arts with an array of nationally recognized graduate and professional schools. Founded in 1841, Samford is the 87th-oldest institution of higher learning in the United States. Samford enrolls 5,791 students from 49 states, Puerto Rico and 16 countries in its 10 academic schools: arts, arts and sciences, business, divinity, education, health professions, law, nursing, pharmacy and public health. Samford fields 17 athletic teams that compete in the tradition-rich Southern Conference and ranks 6th nationally for its Graduation Success Rate among all NCAA Division I schools.