Alumni in Alabama, California, Virginia Can Meet in May

Posted by Mary Wimberley on 2012-04-25

Samford University alumni in three states will have opportunities to fellowship together during May.

The schedule includes a variety of fun events at venues ranging from a private home to a baseball stadium. The agenda:

May 1, Richmond, Va., 6:30 p.m. dinner at the Hilton Short Pump, 12042 West Broad Street.

May 7, Gadsden, Ala., 6:30-8:30 p.m. reception at the home of Ronnie Watkins.

May 8, Tuscaloosa, Ala., 6 p.m. dinner at Epiphany Cafe, 519 Greensboro Avenue.

May 12, Birmingham, Samford family crawfish boil and baseball game, 12 to 2 p.m., Pete Hanna Center Veranda, on campus. Samford takes on Appalachian State at 2 p.m.

May 20, Los Angeles, Calif., 5 to 7 p.m. reception, Drago Centro, 525 South Flower Street.

Registration links and additional information can be found at



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.