Published on October 15, 2015 by Sean Flynt  
Photo: Daniel Ventura/Wikipedia Commons
Photo: Daniel Ventura/Wikipedia Commons

Samford religion professor Jeff Leonard and Howard College of Arts and Sciences dean David Chapman will lead an alumni and friends tour to Israel May 17-29, 2016. Tour highlights will include visits to many of the sites of Jesus’ life, hiking through Hezekiah’s tunnel, boating on the Sea of Galilee, visiting archaeological sites in Masada and Qumran, swimming in the Dead Sea, and trekking through a canyon in the Negev desert. Join us for expert commentary, companionship and adventure!

Contact gsmartin@samford.edu or call 205-726-2771.

 
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 2nd nationally for student engagement and US News & World Report ranks Samford 86th nationally for best value. Samford enrolls 5,729 students from 47 states and 30 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 1st nationally for its Graduation Success Rate among all NCAA Division I schools.