Monday Mission, 4/9/2012
Last month, in the room whereChristopher Columbus asked Queen Isabella for support, Samford studentsparticipated in the closing ceremony for a Model United Nations simulation,hosted by the University of Salamanca. During the conference, everymember of the Samford team received personal awards. Serena Simoni,Samford political science faculty member and advisor for the group, said thatthe conference organizers noted that the Samford team was "the mostwell-prepared by far."
The world is better becauseSamford students are preparing for world-changing careers.
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 3rd among regional universities in the South. Samford enrolls 5,509 students from 45 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.