Tag Archives: Samford University

AHF honors Nicolosi and Mockingbird stamp

We had a great crowd at the home of Dr. Chandler and Jane Paris Smith to honor Nicolosi and his new USPS pictorial cancellation stamp and cachet envelope commemorating the 50th anniversary of the film classic, To Kill a Mockingbird. Designed exclusively for the USPS by Nicolosi, the stamp and envelope were unveiled on the […]

USPS to unveil commemorative Mockingbird stamp and envelope

Joining forces with the Alabama Humanities Foundation and Samford University, the USPS will release a pictorial cancellation stamp and cachet envelope commemorating the 50th anniversary of the film classic, To Kill a Mockingbird. Designed exclusively for the USPS by world renowned artist, Nicolosi, the stamp and envelope are to be unveiled on the Samford University […]

NEH Chair Jim Leach on civility in a fractured society

In 2010, NEH Chair Jim Leach sat down with Samford’s John Knapp to discuss civility in a fractured society. Leach was in Birmingham as part of a national tour to promote greater civility in the nation’s political life, and he spoke at Samford’s Brock Recital Hall. AHF sponsored the event with Samford’s Frances Marlin Mann […]