10 hrs ago
Is your law school outperforming its US News academic reputation ranking? Or falling short of it?
According to TaxProf Blog , some law schools are ranked significantly higher on the U.S. News and World Report Law School Rankings than their academic reputations would suggest, while other schools are performing worse than expected.
23 hrs ago
Samford University president elected to lead SACS Commission on Colleges
BIRMINGHAM, Alabama -- Samford University President Andrew Westmoreland has been elected chairman of the board of trustees for the SACS Commission on Colleges.
Mon Dec 16, 2013
This former law clerk will lead Samford University's law school when Judge John Carroll steps down
Samford University has announced that Henry C. Strickland III will take over as dean of the Cumberland School of Law.
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Howell hanging up robe after 24 years
Cherokee Judicial Circuit Superior Court Judge Shepherd Howell comes from a long line of doctors and lawyers.
Sat Dec 14, 2013
Guide by Balanchine's choreography, Alabama Ballet's 'The Nutcracker' like no other
Alabama Ballet 's production of George Balanchine 's "The Nutcracker" will always be the same.
Samford graduates about 250 students in fall commencement Dec. 14
Samford University graduates were encouraged to rejoice in their accomplishment and to strive to make a difference in the world during the school's fall commencement Saturday, Dec. 14. "Rejoice to celebrate where you are," said healthcare insurance official Tim Vines in an address that lasted about six minutes.
Fri Dec 13, 2013
HHS student, alumnus teach Crestline students about Civil War
Crestline fourth graders learned about the Civil War from the brother-and-sister team of Caleb and Hope Lewis Friday afternoon.
Hull, former First Baptist Shreveport leader, dies
The Rev. William E. Hull, a world-renowned theologian who served as pastor of First Baptist Church of Shreveport from 1975 to 1987, died Tuesday in Birmingham, Ala., of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis , or Lou Gehrig's disease.
Mon Dec 09, 2013
Blue Cross chief to speak at Samford University commencement
BIRMINGHAM, Alabama -- Samford University says a senior executive with Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Alabama will give the keynote address at its fall-semester commencement ceremony.
Troy University tops The List of largest MBA program enrollment
In the business world, an MBA can go a long way. The 2013 MBA List ranks the program at Alabama's colleges and universities by total enrollment.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
Now open: O'Henry's Coffees' 5th location near Rojo in Birmingham's Highland Park neighborhood
A new O'Henry's Coffees location in Birmingham's Highland Park, near Rojo, opened on Thursday, Dec. 5, 2013.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Bandoneon virtuoso Raul Jaurena returns to ASO's Concertmaster and Friends for 'History of the Tango'
Raul Jaurena , bandoneon virtuoso and master of Nuevo Tango, returns to Birmingham for another appearance on the Alabama Symphony 's Concertmaster and Friends series.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Samford University rings in Christmas with bells, lights, 'Messiah' and homes tour
BIRMINGHAM, Alabama -- Samford University celebrates the Christmas season with home and campus decorations, lights and music starting Tuesday, Dec. 3. Campus festivities begin with Christmas in other lands and end a little closer to home.
Sat Nov 30, 2013
Birmingham leaders you should know: Scott Myers
Civic activities: Samford University Brock School of Business advisory board; Birmingham Athletic Partnership, president of the board of directors; Bryant-Jordan Student-Athlete Scholarship Foundation, managing director; Birmingham Business Journal "Top 40 Under 40" Business People; Homewood Police Foundation, founding board member; Public Affairs ... (more)
Tue Nov 26, 2013
Fifth Circuit panel for Aldawsari orals named
Only one of the three appellate judges who will hear oral arguments in convicted terrorist Khalid Ali-M Aldawsari's appeal is a Texan.
Ever wondered about your neighbor's Christmas decorations? Sign up for Legacy League's Home Tour
Legacy League , an Auxiliary of Samford University, will kick-off its third annual Christmas Home Tour on Thursday, Dec. 12. This year, five homes - four in Vestavia Hills and one in Mountain Brook - will open their doors to the public to show off how they celebrate the season.
Sun Nov 24, 2013
ASO recedes further in music history with program of Haydn, Mozart
The Alabama Symphony stepped back more than two centuries for a glimpse into the heart of the classical era Saturday night at Brock Recital Hall.
Sat Nov 23, 2013
AHS Drama Club continues its community service
Lois Stephens Staff Reporter The Alice High School Drama Club is one of the busiest groups of students at the high school.
Thu Nov 21, 2013
Advent's Mid-Day series continues Friday with Samford String Quartet
The quartet is comprised of Samford University faculty members Jeffrey Flaniken and Caroline Nordlund, violinists; Angela Flaniken, violist; and Samuel Nordlund, cellist.
Pirate alert: Gilbert and Sullivan's romp tonight through Sunday at Samford University
Gilbert and Sullivan's "The Pirates of Penzance," a romantic romp about an apprentice pirate who falls in love with the daughter of a major general, takes the stage Thursday through Sunday, Nov. 21-24, for four performances at Samford University .