Summer Reading Program Helps Jefferson County Students
Posted by Philip Poole on 2012-07-27
Marie Leech of The Birmingham News has a story in the July 27 edition featuring a summer reading partnership between Samford University's Orlean Bullard Beeson School of Education and Professional Studies and the Jefferson County Public Schools.
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.