Posted by Mary Wimberley on 2011-04-20


All Birmingham area Samford University alumni who graduated in the past 15 years are invited to campus for a Night at the Arts Tuesday, April 26.

The schedule includes a reception and student art exhibit in Bolding Memorial Garden, adjacent to Harrison Theatre, beginning at 6 p.m. A concert featuring the A Cappella Choir, University Chorale and Samford Orchestra will follow at 7:30 p.m. in Wright Center Concert Hall.

The night of visual and performing arts is sponsored by the Office of Alumni and Parents Programs and the Samford Young Alumni Board. It is free to alumni and guests.

Dress is business casual. For information or to R.S.V.P., email


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. Samford enrolls 5,791 students from 49 states, Puerto Rico and 16 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 6th nationally for its Graduation Success Rate among all NCAA Division I schools.