Posted by Mary Wimberley on 2000-05-08
Scarlett Beacham Stewart of Orlando, Fla., has been elected president of the Student Government Association at Samford University. A junior journalism and mass communication major, she was elected by vote of the undergraduate student body to serve during the 2000-2001 academic year.
Other newly-elected Samford student executive council officers are Shamik Suresh Vakil of Adairsville, Ga., first vice president; Ginger Nelle McCarthy of Florence, second vice president; and Jason Powell Jeffreys of Brandon, Miss., treasurer.
About Samford University – Samford University is a premier nationally ranked private university deeply rooted in its Christian mission. Founded in 1841, Samford is the 87th oldest institution of higher education in the United States. U.S. News & World Report ranks Samford 4th among regional universities in the South. Samford enrolls 5,619 students from 44 states, the District of Columbia and 29 other countries in its 10 academic units: arts, arts and sciences, business, divinity, education, health professions, law, nursing, pharmacy, and public health. Samford also fields 17 NCAA Division I teams that compete in the tradition-rich Southern Conference.