BIRMINGHAM, AL (12/13/2013) – John (Buddy) Riles of Albany recently was named to Samford University’s 2013 Homecoming court as a representative. The court was presented at the homecoming ball and participated in the parade, football game halftime and other weekend festivities.
Riles is a Pre-pharmacy major and the son of Burt and Amy Riles of Albany.
Samford University is consistently ranked in the top tier of its peer group by U.S. News & World Report. Founded in 1841, it is the largest private university in Alabama with an all-time high of 4,833 undergraduate and graduate students enrolled this year. The university offers undergraduate, graduate and professional degrees in 10 schools: arts, arts and sciences, business, divinity, education, health professions, law, nursing, pharmacy and public health. Samford attracts students from around the world and has an extensive global education program. Samford also is consistently recognized nationally as an exceptional value, with top academic programs and affordable tuition and fees. Samford competes in NCAA Division 1 athletics in the historic Southern Conference.
On the web: http://meritpages.com/achievements/John-Riles-Named-to-Samford-Universitys-Homecoming-Court/7547257.