Published on August 23, 2017 by Philip Poole  
Alumni event

The Samford University community will gather for fellowship and networking this fall in a series of events planned in Alabama, Georgia, Illinois and Washington, D.C.

Advance reservations are requested for all events, using the links below.

Legacy League Open House
Aug. 29
1:30–3:30 p.m. or 4–6 p.m.
Samford President’s Home, 1994 Shades Crest Road, Vestavia Hills, AL 35216
Join the Samford University Legacy League for its annual Open House.

Washington, D.C. Daniel House Reception
Sept. 9
2–4:30 p.m. EDT
1664-A Beekman Place NW, Washington, DC 20009
Join Mary Kathryn ’07 and Michael Steel, along with all Daniel House alumni for a Daniel House renovation reception.

Montgomery Alumni Chapter Fall Event
Sept. 14
5:30–7:30 p.m.
Montgomery Museum of Fine Arts
Cost is $10 per person; no charge for children ages 6 and under. Heavy hors d’oeuvres will be served.

Samford Alumni and Friends Tailgate
Sept. 16
2–5 p.m. EDT
Saucehouse BBQ, 830 West Broad Street, Athens, GA 30601
Wear your Samford blue and cheer on the Samford Bulldogs as they take on the University of Georgia Bulldogs. Kickoff is at 7:30 p.m. Cost is $10 per person; no charge for children ages 6 and under.

Chicago Alumni Fall Event
Sept. 17
6–8 p.m.
Maggiano’s, 4999 Old Orchard Shopping Center, Skokie, IL 60077
Cost is $10 per person; no charge for children ages 6 and under. Families are encouraged to attend.

Mobile Alumni Chapter Fall Event
Sept. 21
5:30–7:30 p.m.
Fuse Factory, 200 Government Street, 4th Floor, Mobile, AL 36602
Heavy hors d’oeuvres will be served, and families are encouraged to attend.

Samford Professional Network Event
Sept. 22
7–8 a.m.
Regions Community Resource Room, Cooney Hall, Samford University
Gayla Delly ’80, CEO, EFTC Operating Corp., will speak during a morning of networking with the Birmingham business community. 

Washington, D.C. Alumni Chapter Fall Event
Sept. 26
6:30–8:30 p.m. EDT
Council for Advancement and Support of Education, 1307 New York Avenue NW, Washington, DC 20005
Heavy hors d’oeuvres will be served.

Atlanta Alumni Chapter Fall Event
Oct. 10
6:30–8:30 p.m. EDT
Porsche Experience Center Atlanta, Restaurant 356, 1 Porsche Avenue, Atlanta, GA 30354
Cost is $20 per person.

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.