Published on August 4, 2020 by Sarah Cain
Birmingham Christian Family featured Jeremy Towns ’13 as the August 2020 cover story. The profile shares Towns’ journey from playing football at Wenonah High School to his experience as a football player and sports medicine major at Samford and now a resident at UAB.
Read the full story at Birmingham Christian Family
Towns was previously honored as one of the inaugural Audrey Gaston Howard Award recipients and Outstanding Young Alumnus in 2018.
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.