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Samford Awards 1,340 Degrees to Class of 2021 During Five Ceremonies
For the first time in a year, commencement ceremonies were held on campus and in-person.  
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New Jennifer Rash scholarship will offer aid to Southern Baptist women, other minorities at Beeson Divinity School
A new scholarship named in honor of Beeson alumna Jennifer Davis Rash, president and editor-in-chief of The Alabama Baptist, will provide financial aid for Southern Baptist women and minorities at Beeson Divinity School. 
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Divinity Graduates Charged to ‘Stand Firm’ by American Missionary Imprisoned in Turkey in First In-Person Commencement Since Pandemic
In the first in-person graduation ceremony since the COVID-19 pandemic started, Andrew Brunson, an American missionary who was imprisoned in Turkey, charges graduates to prepare to stand in difficult times. 
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Spring 2021 Graduate Isaiah Cruz to Use Divinity Degree in Humanitarian Work
On Friday, April 30, Isaiah Cruz will graduate with a Master of Arts in Theological Studies (M.A.T.S.) from Samford University’s Beeson Divinity School. He will be the first person in his family to have received both an undergraduate and graduate degree. 
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New scholarship honors memory of pastor, doctoral student Gregory Tippins
COVID-19 took Gregory Tippins' life two months shy of earning a Doctor of Ministry degree. He will be honored during Spring Commencement on April 30. 
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Samford Celebrates its Class of 2020 with an In-Person Ceremony, Reception
Samford University honored graduates from its Class of 2020 on April 24 with a ceremony and reception. Previously, this class had to celebrate its commencement virtually due to the COVID-19 pandemic.  
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Five Students Recognized for Outstanding Achievement in 2020-21
Five Beeson Divinity School students were honored for outstanding achievement in various fields of study for the 2020-21 academic year.