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Anne Dawson

Beginning right at 7 p.m., the show lasted around an hour and 15 minutes and took viewers back in time to Dec. 25 the year Jesus was born in search of the Star of Bethlehem. Read more

People

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Photo courtesy of Samford University

Samford University’s Christenberry Planetarium has made its Star of Bethlehem show a Christmas tradition. Read more

People

Samford University will host the annual Miss Samford Pageant, now in its 71st year, at the Wright Center on Nov. 17 at 7 p.m. Read more

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Photo by Lexi Coon.

Darin White discussed the addition at Homewood Chamber of Commerce luncheon on Aug. 21. Read more

Businesses

On Tuesday, March 20, Samford University received national recognition in the 2019 U. S. News & World Report graduate rankings for its business, education, law and nursing graduate programs. Read more

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Jesse Chambers

The annual planting, held by Homewood Environmental Commission and Samford University, drew about 80 volunteers on Saturday morning. Read more

People

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Photos courtesy of Jennifer Crumpton.

A graduate of Samford University with a degree in journalism, she also began a career as a writer, author, speaker and commentator. Read more

People

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Lexi Coon

Dr. Jonathan Bass with Samford University spoke to the monthly chamber luncheon about the history and significance of hogs in Alabama. Read more

Businesses

She was among 89 rising seniors, from 24 counties and 56 high schools in Alabama, who were individually chosen for the two-week honors program. Read more

Private Schools

More alumni opting to plant roots in Magic City thanks in part to areas like Homewood. Read more

People

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Photo by Sarah Finnegan.

As Samford University prepares to celebrate its 60th year in the Homewood community, it is also recognizing its largest student body to date. This fall, almost 5,500 students will attend the university, including graduate and undergraduate students. Read more

People

Starnes Publishing assistant sports editor and community reporter Sam Chandler completed a fellowship at The Washington Post after his graduation from Samford. Read more

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Photo courtesy of Samford University.

From music and dance to science and philosophy, Samford University is offering a variety of summer programs for children and teens. Read more

People

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Photo by Sarah Finnegan

Samford University entered the education world as Howard College, with only 850 students. But, like for many colleges, growth was inevitable. Read more

Schools

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Photo by Sarah Finnegan.

Investments in future by students, Samford University go hand in hand. Read more

Schools

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Caroline Summers, Samford University

The training will be April 4 from 1:15 to 3 p.m. Read more

News

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Photo courtesy of Lacey Updegraff.

Presented by the Alabama Kidney Foundation, registration for the event is at 8:30 a.m. with the walk beginning at 9:30 a.m.  Rather than an entry fee, there is a suggested donation of $30, which includes a Kidney Walk T-shirt. Read more

People

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Photo by Alyx Chandler

On Monday, February 27, Samford Master of Public Health students hosted a public forum to address the community concern about the opioid epidemic and the increase in the number of deaths associated with heroin and prescription opioid overdoses. Read more

News

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Photo courtesy of Jeri Boyd.

A year after being diagnosed with Parkinson’s disease, Jeri Boyd was on her way back from New York after participating in the annual Parkinson’s Unity Walk. It was then that she said she had an idea: What if there was a fundraising event in Alabama? Read more

People

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Photo courtesy of Alabama Ballet.

The beloved ballet “The Nutcracker” will welcome the Christmas season again with the help of the Alabama Ballet. Read more

Businesses

  • Homewood Graduation 2017

    Sarah Finnegan

    Homewood Graduation 2017

    Homewood High School celebrates its Class of 2017 graduation at Samford University's Wright Center on May 22, 2017.

  • Homewood Graduation 2017

    Sarah Finnegan

    Homewood Graduation 2017

    Homewood High School celebrates its Class of 2017 graduation at Samford University's Wright Center on May 22, 2017.

  • Homewood Graduation 2017

    Sarah Finnegan

    Homewood Graduation 2017

    Homewood High School celebrates its Class of 2017 graduation at Samford University's Wright Center on May 22, 2017.

  • Homewood Graduation 2017

    Sarah Finnegan

    Homewood Graduation 2017

    Homewood High School celebrates its Class of 2017 graduation at Samford University's Wright Center on May 22, 2017.

  • Homewood Graduation 2017

    Sarah Finnegan

    Homewood Graduation 2017

    Homewood High School celebrates its Class of 2017 graduation at Samford University's Wright Center on May 22, 2017.

  • Homewood Graduation 2017

    Sarah Finnegan

    Homewood Graduation 2017

    Homewood High School celebrates its Class of 2017 graduation at Samford University's Wright Center on May 22, 2017.

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