The Orlean Bullard Beeson School of Education is celebrating its centennial year. Please plan to join us as we celebrate 100 years of learning and teaching January through December. 

 Learning for Life Award

We are honoring 100 outstanding education alumni or teacher certification recipients with the inaugural Learning for Life Award during Homecoming weekend next fall. Nominations can include graduates that pursued a number of career paths; examples beyond a teaching career might include missions, business and non-profit organizations. Nomination deadline is August 15, 2015.

Download the nomination form.  

Get Involved

A Centennial Planning Committee has been formed to help with this historic year. For further information or to join this committee, please contact alumni relations coordinator Kathy Acton at 205-726-4224 or kacton@samford.edu.


CPC members include (front row, from left) Meghan Allen, Christen Sloderbeck, Anne Stone, MaryAnn Moon; (second row, from left) Jeanna Westmoreland, Gwen Childs, Jodi Newton, Sarah Hines, Jane Bond, Wayne Bond, Lo Rowan, Anita Gay, Della Fancher and Kathy Acton.   

Not pictured: Linda Anderson, Marissa Benjamin, Betsy Box, Sonia Carrington, Janey Carter, Lynn Cook, Nancy Dill, Kristi Dutton, Stacey Finnegan, Shirley Garrett, Rebecca Glenn, Ann Jay Harrison, Paula Hovater, Amanda Jordan, Sarah Law, Lauren Lunceford, Suzanne Maddox, Anna Leigh Marshall, Chrislyn Morse, Michelle Pender, Beth Quick, Cindy Sfakianos, Rachel Stooksbury and Terri Taylor.