Posted by Mary Wimberley on 2009-10-13

Samford University alumni and parents of students are invited to a reception Tuesday, Nov. 17, during the meeting of the Alabama Baptist State Convention in Huntsville.

The reception will be 6-8 p.m. at the Marriott hotel, 5 Tranquility Base. Heavy hors d’oeuvres will be served. Samford president Andrew Westmoreland will attend.

Reservations are requested by Monday, Nov. 9. Please respond to The event is hosted by Samford’s Office of Alumni and Parents Programs.

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.