Posted by Nathan Troost on 2010-11-05

Samford University recognized several distinguished alumni during its annual homecoming banquet Friday night, Nov. 5.  Ann Thornton Field and Bill Stevens were honored as Alumni of the Year.  The Outstanding Young Alumni recognition, a relatively new tradition, went to Ted Alling, Barry Large, and Allan Davis.

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.