Art of Letterpress Becomes a Career for Samford Alumna

Published on March 29, 2017 by Ashley Smith  
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An unexpected opportunity changed career direction for 2015 Samford University alumna Bradey Baxter. Courses in letterpress piqued her interest in the centuries-old design process and eventually led to work with a Birmingham-based company.

Her story was featured recently by Alabama News Center.

(Photo courtesy of Mark Sandlin with Alabama News Center.)

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ABOUT SAMFORD UNIVERSITY -- Samford University is a premier nationally ranked Christian university. 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, and Samford is recognized as the top-ranked university in the state of Alabama in national rankings published by Forbes Inc, The Economist and The Wall Street Journal. Samford enrolls 5,509 students from 45 states and 30 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. www.samford.edu