Posted by Mary Wimberley on 2007-11-07
Samford University student art show is on view in the Samford Art Gallery through Nov. 30. Works in the annual show represent a variety of art styles and media.
Senior graphic design major Branden Lower and senior interior design major Lauren Landrum were named co-winners of the President's Award.
Lower won for his digital video, "Big Fish." Landrum's opaque watercolor, "Flowers," will hang in president Andrew Westmoreland's office during the spring semester.
Other students whose art was chosen for the show are: Lindsey Bullhoefer, Sarah Carter, Andrew Childers, Caitlin Fuller, Mike Heitche, Jen High, Joanna Holloway, Rodney Jones, Kimberly McDaniel, Jessika Mejia, Bob Miller, Morgan Montague, Ryan Posniak, Austin Richardson, Meredith Rogers, Isaiah Joel Same and Chesley Vague.
Gallery hours are weekdays 9 a.m.-4 p.m. For information, call (205) 726-2840.
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 66th in the nation for best undergraduate teaching and 104th nationally for best value. Samford enrolls 5,683 students from 47 states and 19 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 3rd nationally for its Graduation Success Rate among all NCAA Division I schools.