Published on December 29, 2016 by Philip Poole  
GISI Forbes

 Samford University’s Great Ideas Summer Institute has been recognized as one of the top summer short programs for high school students by Forbes.

The 2017 institute, coordinated by Samford’s University Fellows honors program,  is June 25–30.

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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.