Variety of Courses Available In Samford After Sundown

Posted by Mary Wimberley on 2010-09-02

Registration is ongoing for Fall classes in Samford University’s Samford After Sundown program of professional and personal development courses. Courses begin on various dates throughout the fall.

The Samford After Sundown program includes more than 50 courses in the areas of arts and humanities, fitness and recreation, languages, photography, writing and other topics. New courses this fall include basic technical drawing, advanced photography, fishes and aquatic biology, open art studio, chess, and beginning improvisation and comedy.

Certificate programs involving multiple courses are available in photography, health-care interpreter training, pharmacy technician training, and natural history.  New this year, the natural history program certificate serves as a pathway to Alabama Master Naturalist certification.

Most courses meet in the evenings for about six weeks. The long-popular afternoon antiques class taught by Daniel Brooks meets on Tuesdays, 2-4 p.m., Sept. 28-Nov. 2. 

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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.