Last month, in the room where Christopher Columbus asked Queen Isabella for support, Samford students participated in the closing ceremony for a Model United Nations simulation,hosted by the University of Salamanca. During the conference, every member of the Samford team received personal awards. Serena Simoni,Samford political science faculty member and advisor for the group, said that the conference organizers noted that the Samford team was "the most well-prepared by far."
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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.