Published on April 30, 2018
Jeanna and I assisted Joe and Suzanne Hopkins in welcoming guests for the performances. One of the guests, unaware that our students were the performers, asked during intermission if the cast was a touring company. “No, this is a student production,” I said, with a smile.
The world is better because of the students, faculty and staff in Samford’s School of the Arts.
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.