Posted by Mary Wimberley on 2004-02-23
Lambda Chi Alpha fraternity members won Sweepstakes honors for their show, “Timmy’s Big Adventure,” at Samford University’s Step Sing Saturday, Feb. 21. The fraternity also received the music achievement award and tied with Pi Kappa Phi for the “Revolution” award, given to the show that best followed this year’s theme.
Independent Ladies won first runner-up honors. Phi Mu won second runner-up and choreography achievement honors.
For the first time, audience votes on Thursday and Friday counted in the overall score. Top audience votes went to: Pi Kappa Phi, best overall and best music; Independent Ladies, best choreography; and Sigma Chi, best costumes.
Step Sing 2004 was the 54th year for the Samford tradition.
Samford is a leading Christian university offering undergraduate programs grounded in the liberal arts with an array of nationally recognized graduate and professional schools. Founded in 1841, Samford is the 87th-oldest institution of higher learning in the United States. The Wall Street Journal ranks Samford 1st nationally for student engagement and U.S. News & World Report ranks Samford 37th in the nation for best undergraduate teaching and 97th nationally for best value. Samford enrolls 5,758 students from 48 states and 22 countries in its 10 academic schools: arts, arts and sciences, business, divinity, education, health professions, law, nursing, pharmacy and public health. Samford fields 17 athletic teams that compete in the tradition-rich Southern Conference, and ranks 1st nationally for its Graduation Success Rate among all NCAA Division I schools.