Mann Center Shares Video Recognizing Students, Faculty and Staff for Leadership and Character
The Mann Center for Ethics and Leadership is honoring eight faculty and three staff members as the center’s 2019-20 class of the Mann Fellows in Community-Based Learning. The center previously honored 11 student leaders for exemplary service during their undergraduate or graduate careers in early April. All were honored remotely via video to follow social distancing protocols due to COVID-19.
Mann Center Honors Students for Leadership and Character
The Francis Marlin Mann Center for Ethics and Leadership has honored 11 exemplary student leaders as top representatives in their respective schools in combined academics, positive character, ethical leadership and service to others.
Samford Converts Its Largest Annual Day of Service to Virtual Blood Drive
The university's annual “Samford Gives Back” has been converted to Samford Gives Blood, a virtual blood drive beginning April 6. The campaign is a partnership with the American Red Cross to encourage the campus community to safely fight COVID-19 by donating blood through local Red Cross drives across the nation.
History Students Help Preserve Memories of Rosedale Community
A Samford University student research project has created rich new online resources to help preserve the history of the predominantly African American Rosedale community near the university’s campus. The project stretches from the community’s 19th-century origins to the present and gives special attention to the Rosedale School.
Student Earns Regional Honor for Service Learning
Aubrie Strange couldn’t receive the honor in person due to social distancing measures, but she is finding a new way to serve during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Simmons Shares the Traits of Great Leadership at "For the Good" Convocation
Author Richard Simmons shared his professional and spiritual journey with students as the second guest to be interviewed by University President Andrew Westmoreland in the leadership interview series, “For the Good,” sponsored through the Frances Marlin Mann Center for Ethics and Leadership.
Mann Center Honors Students, Staff and Faculty for Achievements in Service and Academics
Each year, the Mann Center for Ethics and Leadership hosts an awards ceremony to recognize exemplary student leaders during their undergraduate or graduate careers at Samford. However, this year the Mann Center chose to honor some of the university’s exceptional employees at the event as well.