Published on September 23, 2010 by Nathan Troost 

Newsweek magazine contributing editor Eleanor Clift was on Samford's campus Sept. 20-22 as a Woodrow Wilson Visiting Fellow.  She presented a lecture, spoke in classes and participated in various other activities with students and faculty.  This video includes a few clips of her time on campus and a conversation with Dr. John Knapp, Director of the Frances Marlin Mann Center for Ethics and Leadership, about women in politics and what young women can do to begin a career in leadership.

Eleanor Clift also was interviewed on Samford's student radio program, Spotlight Samford.
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.