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Samford Giving Day Surpasses Goal Through Community Support
On April 4, Samford University celebrated Samford Giving Day 2023, an event formerly known as the Big Give. This year, University Advancement refreshed the campaign to feature a more consistent, simplified message, which helped surpass goals set for the campaign. In total, more than $200,000 was raised from over 1,200 donors. 
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Graham Family Honors Legacy with Endowed Scholarship for Samford Business Students
The Walter M. Graham Sr. Annual and Endowed Scholarship was established in December 2022 by his grandson, James Graham ’14. This scholarship seeks to honor the impact Graham’s grandfather had on his life and career. 
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Biochemistry and Spanish Alumna Succeeds in Medical School Following Stint in Faculty-Guided Research Program
Biochemistry and Spanish alumna Hanah Walker '22 graduated from Samford feeling confident that the skills she gained in the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry’s faculty-guided research program helped prepare her for a career in medicine.