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Samford to Host Biennial Exhale Conference

Samford University’s Center for Faith and Health and Congregational Health Ministry program will host the Exhale Conference, July 28–29, focusing on how to sustain joy in the midst of trials. 

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St. Vincent’s Health System Celebrates Opening of New Education Center at Samford

Students in Samford’s College of Health Sciences will benefit from the new Ascension St. Vincent’s Education Center opening on campus. 

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Samford’s Master of Social Work Program Receives Full Accreditation

Samford University’s School of Public Health has received full accreditation for its Master of Social Work (M.S.W.) from the Council on Social Work Education. 

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Samford’s Communication Sciences and Disorders Department Opens Sensory Trail with Special Equestrians

The partnership between the School of Health Professions’ Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders and Special Equestrians, a hippotherapy barn in Indian Springs, Alabama, provides a new dimension to the role of team-based health care. 

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Communication Sciences and Disorders’ Pirate Camp Works with Children on Their “Arrr” Sounds

Incorporating leading-edge ultrasound technology and pirate-themed fun, Samford’s Pirate Camp offered a four-day therapeutic learning experience that benefited children ages 10–12 who have not yet refined their production of the “R” sound in traditional speech therapy sessions. 

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98 Percent of Samford Grads Employed or in Graduate Study

Six months after graduation from undergraduate programs at Samford University, a high percentage of December 2016 graduates are working to make a difference in the world. 

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Passion for Calling is Recurring Theme at Health Sciences Undergraduate Commencement

The importance of a Samford education and a passion for calling were recurring themes of four student speakers at Samford University’s College of Health Sciences undergraduate commencement May 12.