Published on August 20, 2018  

They consumed vast amounts of food, took selfies and created new hashtags (#LookinDandyWithAndy).  (Which, curiously, does not include a photo with Andy, which is dandy with me.)  The collective volume of their conversations was deafening and their enthusiasm was palpable—and their presence was a great reminder to a tired president (and his wife) that there are no happier moments on a university campus than during the beginning of a new academic year.  They’re back . . . and aren’t we glad?   

The world is better because of the bright promise of a new year at Samford.