Published on August 13, 2013 by Steve Donaldson  

The Samford University Center for Science and Religion is pleased to host noted author and speaker Dr. John Haught of the Woodstock Theological Center at Georgetown University for two lectures on October 29, 2013. Dr. Haught will present a lecture entitled "Evolution and Faith: What is the Problem?" at 10:00 a.m. in Reid Chapel during the traditional convocation hour. At 7:00 p.m. he will speak in Brock Forum on "Science, Faith, and the New Atheism." The public is invited.

Samford is a leading Christian university offering undergraduate programs grounded in the liberal arts with an array of nationally recognized graduate and professional schools. Founded in 1841, Samford is the 87th-oldest institution of higher learning in the United States. Samford enrolls 5,791 students from 49 states, Puerto Rico and 16 countries in its 10 academic schools: arts, arts and sciences, business, divinity, education, health professions, law, nursing, pharmacy and public health. Samford fields 17 athletic teams that compete in the tradition-rich Southern Conference and ranks 6th nationally for its Graduation Success Rate among all NCAA Division I schools.