Samford Announces Homecoming and Other Fall Events Will be Virtual
Samford has announced its annual Homecoming celebration will occur virtually this fall given the health challenges presented by the COVID-19 pandemic. For the first time in university history, Homecoming 2020 will be delivered virtually Nov. 12-14 through the event platform Zoom.
Accomplished Cumberland Alumni Named to 2020 Class of Alabama Business Hall of Fame
Joe Ritch ’75 and Stan Starnes ’72, graduates of Samford’s Cumberland School of Law, are among the seven business leaders to be honored in the 2020 class of the Alabama Business Hall of Fame.
Composer and Alumnus Brian Raphael Nabors Sees Continued Success Despite COVID-19
Samford alumnus and composer Brian Raphael Nabors enjoys "whirlwind of momentum" in his career and continues to pursue a variety of projects and opportunities.
Samford Alumni Association to Feature Alumni Authors with New Virtual Book Club
Samford University Alumni Association has launched a virtual book club celebrating alumni authors.
Samford Names Six Alumni Honorees for Annual Awards
Samford University has named the six outstanding alumni to be honored as the 2020 alumni awards recipients. The honorees will be celebrated during Homecoming festivities November 13-14.
Samford Alumni Association Offers Tools to Connect Network with Spring Graduates
As spring graduates strive to begin their careers while facing the uncertainty of a job market struck by COVID-19, the Samford University Alumni Association is working to meet student needs.
Sherrill Endows Scholarship Focused on Community Pharmacy Ownership
Earlier this year, pharmacy alumna Fran Sherrill '78 endowed a scholarship that in many ways is a reflection of her own story and legacy, supporting students who have an interest in community pharmacy ownership.
Alumnus Andrew Brasher Confirmed to the 11th Circuit Court of Appeals by Senate
The U.S. Senate has confirmed U.S. District Judge Andrew Brasher ’02 to the 11th Circuit Court of Appeals, which handles cases filed in Georgia, Florida and Alabama. He is a graduate of Howard College of Arts and Sciences and currently serves on Samford’s Board of Overseers.
Samford Black Alumni Association Elects New Board Members
The Samford Black Alumni Association recently elected 12 new members to its Board of Directors. The board is comprised of Samford alumni who are passionate about furthering the mission of the Samford Black Alumni Association to strengthen the legacy of educational attainment and excellence of black Samford students.