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Samford Announces $100 Million Gift
The $100 million gift, funded by the estate of Marvin Mann ’54, is the largest gift given to the university by a single donor and the largest single gift ever made to a higher education institution in the state of Alabama. 
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53 Donors Endow an Underrepresented Minority Scholarship for Pharmacy Students
Earlier this year, McWhorter School of Pharmacy's Underrepresented Minority Student Scholarship reached its endowment level, ensuring it will continue to impact students’ lives for generations to come.  
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Samford Announces Record Enrollment for 13th Consecutive Year
University officials confirmed a record of 5,758 students in its undergraduate and graduate programs enrolled for the Fall 2021 semester.  
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Orlean Beeson School of Education Students Welcomed Back With New and Improved Learning Spaces
The recently renovated Education Learning Commons (ELC) and classroom 316 on the third floor of Orlean Bullard Beeson Hall has been thoughtfully designed to better accommodate the needs of students from all departments. 
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Students, Employees Encouraged to Be Strong, Courageous and Keep the Faith During Opening Convocation
Outstanding faculty and staff were also recognized for their work and service to the university during the ceremony.