Posted by Mary Wimberley on 2012-01-05


Samford University alumni and parents in three states will have opportunities to fellowship with new and old friends during January.

Events in Atlanta, Ga., Huntsville, Ala., and Nashville, Tenn., are planned by Samford’s Office of Alumni and Parent Programs and hosted by the Samford Alumni Association. All events are free.

The schedule:

Tuesday, Jan. 24, 7 p.m. dinner gathering at Maggiano’s Little Italy restaurant, Perimeter location on Ashford Dunwoody Road in Atlanta.

Sunday, Jan. 29, 2 p.m. reception at The Westin hotel in Huntsville.

Tuesday, Jan. 31, 11:30 a.m. lunch at Maggiano’s Little Italy restaurant on West End Avenue in Nashville.

Dozens of guests, representing class years from various decades, have already registered for each of these events.

For more information or to register, go to


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.