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Controversial student group at Samford one step closer to approval

BIRMINGHAM (TAB) — Another step has been taken in the process of approving a new student group at Samford University in Birmingham promoting discussions about sexual orientation and gender identity. The group, Samford Together (ST), was given provisional recognition in the … Continue reading

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Alabama Baptists featured in ‘Disturbances’ documentary on 1966 Nigerian genocide

By Mary Wimberly Samford University During a bloody 1966 genocide in Nigeria that ended with as many as 50,000 Igbo tribe members murdered, a group of Christian missionaries risked their own lives to save others. Among them were former Samford University … Continue reading

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Samford to help alleviate CP pain for Alabama Baptists

BIRMINGHAM (TAB) — Samford President Andrew Westmoreland addressed Alabama Baptists during the report of the Alabama Baptist State Board of Missions executive director Rick Lance’s report to convention messengers this afternoon. He made a surprise announcement related to Cooperative Program … Continue reading

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