Samford University students will return to campus this week for the beginning of the spring semester.
Classes begin Wednesday January 31. Samford acting provost Dr. Joe Lewis will present the semester-opening convocation address on Thursday, February 1, at 10 a.m. in Wright Center Concert Hall. His topic will be "The Near End of History."
The convocation will feature the introduction of this year's recipient of the George Macon Memorial award for outstanding performance as a teacher.