Posted on 2014-03-07

By Jimmy Lichtenwalter

Samford University's Office of Alumni Programs and Office of Parent Programs has scheduled events in Alabama and Tennessee in April to follow March events in Georgia, Kentucky and New York.

Events are scheduled in Huntsville, Ala. on April 1, Chattanooga, Tenn., on April 8, and Montgomery, Ala., on April 14.

These events are for alumni and parents of current Samford student. There will be a reception and brief program at each gathering.

Advance registration is requested, according to Molly McGuire, interim director of alumni programs. 

Huntsville, Ala.

April 1 (Tuesday)
Grille 29, 445 Providence Main Street-Suite 101
Reception: 5:30-8 p.m.
Brief program starts at 6:30 p.m.
RSVP by March 26

Chattanooga, Tenn.

April 8 (Tuesday)
Public House, 1110 Market Street
Reception: 5:30-8 p.m. EDT
Brief program starts at 6:30 p.m.
RSVP by April 3

Montgomery, Ala.

April 14 (Monday)
Capital City Club, 201 Monroe St.-Suite 2100
Reception: 5:30-8 p.m.
Brief program starts at 6:30 p.m.
RSVP by April 9

Jimmy Lichtenwalter is a journalism and mass communication major and a news and feature writer in Samford's Office of Marketing and Communication.

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. The Wall Street Journal ranks Samford 1st nationally for student engagement and U.S. News & World Report ranks Samford 37th in the nation for best undergraduate teaching and 97th nationally for best value. Samford enrolls 5,758 students from 48 states and 22 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 3rd nationally for its Graduation Success Rate among all NCAA Division I schools.