Published on May 3, 2018 by Sean Flynt  
Gadsden Honor
Alabama News Center featured Gadsden in a March 19 story

Samford University STEM Scholar Adriene Gadsden was honored in March as the 2018 Housing Authority Birmingham District Scholar. The computer science major earned a two-year degree at Lawson State Community College before entering Samford through the STEM Scholars program, which brings to the university academically gifted community college science and math students.

Learn more about Gadsden and her latest honor at Alabama News Center!

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 1st nationally for student engagement and U.S. News & World Report ranks Samford 37th in the nation for best undergraduate teaching and 97th nationally for best value. Samford enrolls 5,758 students from 48 states and 22 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 3rd nationally for its Graduation Success Rate among all NCAA Division I schools.