Published on May 22, 2018 by Maryellen Newton  
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The Samford University Alumni Association announced their summer event schedule, and it includes events In Mobile, Orlando and Birmingham. 

The office of church relations will host a reception June 13 at the Southern Baptist Convention meeting in Dallas for Samford alumni and friends. the event begins at 2 p.m. in room C143 of the convention center. There is no cost for the come-and-go dessert reception, but reservations are requested. 


The schedule kicks off on June 21 for the Mobile Alumni Chapter at the Mobile BayBears baseball game. The cost is $10 per person, which includes dinner in The 755 Club and a game ticket. Children six and under are complimentary. 


On June 30, the Orlando Alumni Chapter will hold a picnic from 3-5 p.m. at the Azalea Lane pavilion in Central Park, located in the Winter Park area of Orlando. Alumni are invited to bring their families or guests. Refreshments will be provided. Alumni can bring a picnic blanket and games to enjoy in the park. 


Rounding out the summer is Samford Night at the Birmingham Barons on July 24. The event will take place at Regions Field. Included in the cost of the event is dinner and a game ticket. Children six and under are complimentary. Registration for the event will open later in the summer. 

Registration for all events can be found here

Maryellen Newton is a journalism and mass communication major and a news and feature writer in the Division of Marketing and Communication.

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.