Published on November 9, 2015 by Sean Flynt  
Samford Spanish Professor Andy Milstead
Samford Spanish Professor Andy Milstead

The Alabama World Languages Association named a presentation by Samford world languages and cultures professor Andy Milstead "Best of Alabama" at its annual meeting in October.

Milstead will repeat the presentation,"Dyslexia and Language Learning," and receive special recognition at the 2016 meeting of the Southern Conference on Language Teaching in February.

Milstead's professional and academic interests include Spanish language and literature, technology in language learning and Internet-based learning.

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.