Published on September 19, 2016  

They heard an address by Judge Stephen Dillard (a Samford alum) of the Court of Appeals of Georgia, participated in a discussion of The Federalist Papers, and learned about Lincoln’s famed “Cooper Union” speech.  Along the way, the students were exposed to Samford and to the opportunities that await them in the years ahead.   

The world is better because of Samford’s outreach to our community and because of the hope offered through the lives of these young men and women.

About Samford University – Samford University is a premier nationally ranked private university deeply rooted in its Christian mission. Founded in 1841, Samford is the 87th oldest institution of higher education in the United States. U.S. News & World Report ranks Samford 4th among regional universities in the South. Samford enrolls 5,619 students from 44 states, the District of Columbia and 29 other 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.