Posted by Philip Poole on 2015-04-15

By Jimmy Lichtenwalter

Through the end of spring and into summer, Samford University has a variety of events planned for alumni, parents and students.

These events will take place in Birmingham, Montgomery, Atlanta, Nashville and Washington, D.C. The calendar includes Brock School of Business network opportunities and three baseball games.

Senior Class Reception

Tuesday, May 5

Samford President’s Home

6-8 p.m.

Washington, D.C. Gathering

Nationals vs. Braves baseball game

Friday, May 8

Nationals Park, 1500 South Capitol Street, SE

Game time: 7:05 p.m. EDT

Birmingham Alumni Event

in conjunction with Samford vs. Western Carolina baseball game

Saturday, May 9

Joe Lee Griffin Field

2:00 p.m.

Samford Business Network Event, Nashville

Tuesday, May 12 

Amerigo, 1920 West End Avenue

11:30 a.m.– 1:00 p.m.

Samford Business Network Event, Atlanta

Tuesday, May 26 

Seasons 52, 3050 Peachtree Rd NW

Complimentary valet is offered

6-8 p.m. EDT

Details will be announced later for the June 11 event in Montgomery, Alabama, according to Molly McGuire, Samford’s director of alumni programs.


Jimmy Lichtenwalter is a journalism and mass communication major and a news and feature writer in the 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. Samford enrolls 5,791 students from 49 states, Puerto Rico and 16 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 6th nationally for its Graduation Success Rate among all NCAA Division I schools.