Published on April 2, 2015 by Sean Flynt
The course Willis proposed– The Meaning of Love– will be taught at least twice during the four-year span of the grant.
The grant is one of only two awarded and was selected from a nationwide pool of applicants. Grants from recent years were received by undergraduate and graduate faculty from Fuller Theological Seminary, Wheaton College and Catholic Theological Union.
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.