Samford Students Named Albert Schweitzer Fellows
William Gafford (L) and Newton Tinsley (R)

Samford Students Named Albert Schweitzer Fellows

Samford University Merit Page — The Albert Schweitzer Fellowship has named two Samford University graduate students to the 2017-18 class of Alabama Schweitzer Fellows. Ida Moffett School of Nursing students…

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Leading sustainable health care, social change

By Jimmy Creed, UAB School of Nursing — University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB) School of Nursing Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) students Katie Cassidy, RN, and Meghan Pattison,…

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2017-18 Class of Alabama Schweitzer Fellows Named

The Albert Schweitzer Fellowship (ASF) today announced the selection of its 2017-18 class of Alabama Schweitzer Fellows. Sixteen graduate students from Samford University, Tuskegee University, University of Montevallo, and the…

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Day of service held on ‘grand scale’ in six west Birmingham communities
L-R: Michael Moorer, Tre Marbury, John Stubbs, Alvin Scales (in red suit jacket) & Courtney Boyd

Day of service held on ‘grand scale’ in six west Birmingham communities

By Jesse Chambers, Iron City Ink — There have been other days of service for community volunteers in Birmingham’s District 9, but they were not nearly as big as the…

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Helping patients navigate an increasingly complex healthcare system
Sushma Boppana

Helping patients navigate an increasingly complex healthcare system

When she was working at the University of Alabama School of Medicine’s student run free clinic, Equal Access Birmingham, Schweitzer Fellow Sushma Boppana ran into a problem that has long confounded…

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‘I learned to stay on my toes!’
Alabama Schweitzer Fellow Taylor Pope

‘I learned to stay on my toes!’

“Outreach has always been a big part of my life,” says Taylor Baskin, a member of the inaugural class of Alabama Schweitzer Fellows. “I volunteered a lot growing up, and…

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Promoting wellness in Alabama

This fall, in partnership with seven faith-based communities in the east-central region of the state, Alabama Fellow Ayanda Chakawa will implement Bridging the Gap: Promoting Child Well-Being, a program she…

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Four From Samford Named Schweitzer Fellows

By Katie Stripling, Samford University — The Albert Schweitzer Fellowship (ASF) has named a current Samford University graduate  The Albert Schweitzer Fellowship (ASF) has named a current Samford University graduate…

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