Posted by William Nunnelley on 2003-12-01

Samford University will recognize 14 Senior Honorees at the traditional Hanging of the Green Service Tuesday, Dec. 2, at 8 p.m. in Reid Chapel.

The honorees were nominated by campus organizations, faculty and staff and selected for their Christian example, leadership, scholarship and overall contribution to life at Samford.

Honorees are Brian Cosby, history major from Signal Mountain, Tenn.; Chris Davis, history, Attalla, Ala.; Tommie Ann Fridy, family studies, Sebree, Ky.; Amanda Hambrick, communications, Georgetown, Ky.; Matthew Hull, piano, Jackson, Tenn.; Kevin Law, biology, Knoxville, Tenn.; Courtney Leach, psychology, Knoxville, Tenn.; Mary Lewis, psychology, Brentwood, Tenn.; Meredith May, accounting, Evergreen, Ala.; Chris Sims, history, Huntsville, Ala.; Matt Spann, biology, Dothan, Ala.; Stephen Stake, psychology, Jacksonville, Fla.; Cara Wharton, language arts, Lookout Mountain, Tenn.; and Alisa Worley, family studies, Cumming, Ga.

The Hanging of the Green worship service will include the University Chorale, the Bells of Buchanan and the liturgy of Advent. Lighting of the Way will precede the service at 7 p.m. on Centennial Walk, with music by the Student Ministries Choir and Gospel Choir.

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.