Posted by Mary Wimberley on 2011-09-14


Samford University will host a series of events for parents and alumni in Georgia and the Carolinas during September.

Dates and sites are:

September 21, dinner at Maggiano’s in Atlanta, Ga., 6 p.m. Register at

September 22, dinner at Maggiano’s in Charlotte, N.C., 7 p.m. R.S.V.P. to

September 23, luncheon at Upward Sports in Spartanburg, S.C., 11:30 a.m. R.S.V.P. to

September 24, Samford vs. Wofford tailgate, adjacent to the stadium in Spartanburg, S.C., 4:30 until 7 p.m. kickoff. R.S.V.P. to

All times are Eastern Daylight Time.  For more information, contact the Samford Alumni and Parents Programs office at (205) 726-4315.


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.