Samford Students Experience New Museum of African American History and Culture
A group of Samford students visited the new Smithsonian Museum of African American History and Culture in Washington, D. C., as part of the University's Black History Month observance.. Student David Cronin said the experience enabled him to go beyond the pages of a book and to "experience history."
Award-winning Artist Laura Story to Present Concert Benefiting the Samford Legacy League
Grammy, Billboard and Dove Award–winning Christian artist and songwriter Laura Story will present a March 9 concert benefiting the Samford University Legacy League. The event is sponsored by 93.7 WDJC-FM Christian radio and will begin at 7 p.m. at Birmingham’s Shades Mountain Baptist Church.
Career Development Center to Host Job and Internship Fair for Alumni, Students
Samford University’s Career Development Center will host a job and internship fair March 2 from 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. in Seibert Hall. The event, which is open to both alumni and students, includes 73 organizations from around the country, including several with international locations.
Art Gallery Finishes Yearlong Retrospective with Artist Sara Cannon
Samford Art Gallery’s yearlong alumni retrospective concludes with an exhibit featuring the mixed media work of Sara Cannon, a 2005 fine-arts Samford graduate. Her work is on display March 1–24 with an opening reception on March 1, 4–6 p.m.
Social Entrepreneurship Fellows Gain Valuable Real-world Experience
Samford students Will Keene and Callan Kreidel have been awarded Social Entrepreneurship Fellowships by Brock School of Business’ social entrepreneurship program. These competitive fellowships will enhance their internship experience as they pursue careers in the areas of nonprofit management or socially oriented business.
Samford Named a Top National University for Fulbright Students
Samford is one of only 23 masters institutions in the nation included on The Chronicle of Higher Education’s list of Top Producers of Fulbright Scholars and Students, 2016–17.
Happening Now: Reunion Campaigns Support Forever Samford
Graduates of the classes of 1967, 1972, 1987, 1992, 2002 and 2007 are celebrating significant reunions this year as we launch the Forever Samford campaign.