Published on March 23, 2020
He talked with Joe Zellner, instructional designer from our Office of Online and Professional Studies. Knowing where Dave lives, Joe recommended an area with free wifi, with 43.95 Mbps for downloads and 10.36 Mbps for uploads. Boom! How did Joe come across this information? “I had to try three different spots before I could connect. Finally succeeded in a rear lot about 50 feet from the building, near a bank of windows.”
Dave added, “we will get through this with folks like Joe Zellner willing to go the extra mile to help us succeed.”
The world is better because of all the people—that would be each of us—finding the ways to “get through this.”
About Samford University—Samford is a premier nationally ranked Christian university offering undergraduate programs grounded in the liberal arts and a distinct blend of 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 3rd nationally for student engagement and Kiplinger’s Personal Finance ranks Samford 34th among private universities in the U.S. for value and affordability. Samford enrolls 5,692 students from 46 states and 28 countries in its 10 academic schools: arts, arts and sciences, business, divinity, education, health professions, law, nursing, pharmacy and public health. Samford fields 17 NCAA Division I teams that compete in the tradition-rich Southern Conference.