Samford Students Elect New Leaders
Posted by Mary Wimberley on 2003-04-17
Joseph Wells, a junior biology major from Lexington, Ky., has been elected president of the Samford University Student Government Association. He was chosen by vote of the undergraduate student body.
Other newly elected officers of the Samford student government executive council are: Andrew Patterson, Old Hickory, Tenn., vice president-senate; Michael Giles, Jr., Tuscaloosa, vice president-activities; and Jeff Stephens, Memphis, Tenn., 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 3rd among regional universities in the South. Samford enrolls 5,509 students from 45 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.