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Samford University Student Named Better Basics' Executive Director

Samford University’s Orlean Beeson School of Education student Kristi Stacks has been named Better Basics’ Executive Director. 

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Samford’s 2017 Big Give Equals Huge Success

Samford University’s fifth annual Big Give, a social media–driven crowdfunding campaign, generated more donors than ever, raising more than $60,000. 

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Davis Encourages Samford Arts, Education Graduates to Connect Faith, Passion, Work

Neil Davis of Birmingham-based Davis Architects reflected on his journey and passion for architecture during an address May 13 in the seventh of Samford’s spring commencement ceremonies.  

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Human Development and Family Science Education Students Accept Positions with Teach for America

Natalie Marshall and Jane Reid are senior Human Development and Family Science Education majors. When they graduate May 13, they will earn a Bachelor of Arts degree from Samford University’s Orlean Beeson School of Education. 

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Teacher Education Senior Invests in Students Inside and Outside of Classroom

Lauren Hughes is a senior Elementary, Special Education, Early Childhood Education major. When she graduates May 13, she will earn Alabama teaching certificates in four areas: Early Childhood Education, Elementary Education, Early Childhood Special Education and Elementary Collaborative Teacher. 

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Samford’s Orlean Beeson School of Education Awards More than $35,000 in Scholarships

Samford University’s Orlean Beeson School of Education held its 36th annual award ceremony May 4 to recognize the many accomplishments of the school’s undergraduate teacher education students. Twelve scholarships totaling more than $35,000 were awarded to students pursuing a career in teacher education. 

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Samford’s Fifth Annual Big Give Aims to Raise $55,000

Samford University’s fifth annual Big Give is May 18–19 with a target of raising $55,000 in just 36 hours.