Alumni and Students Wish Samford a Happy Birthday
Comedian John Crist, actor Tony Hale, Little Big Town, National Football League players, and other alumni and student groups are just some in the Samford community wishing the university a happy 175th birthday in this special video produced by the Division of Marketing and Communication.
Brad Radice is director of broadcast media.
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 3rd among regional universities in the South. Samford enrolls 5,509 students from 45 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.