President Samhat giving speech

Articles, Essays and Speeches


Opening Plenary at the American Conference of Academic Deans, 7th Annual Deans' Institute
Reaffirming and reassuring — higher education in turbulent times

January 24, 2018 

Academic Magnet High School Convocation Address
January 24, 2107

Inaugural Address
April 25, 2014

Opening Convocation 2013
September 5, 2013 

Speech to the SC United Methodist Church Annual Conference
June 2013

Welcome Speech
May 14, 2013

Articles and Essays

Making an Informed Decision: White Papers  

Making an Informed Decision is a series of white papers touching on the importance of the liberal arts and Wofford College's role in preparing students for extraordinary and positive contributions to society. Currently in progress, eventually the series will contain six white papers.

  1. The importance of a liberal arts education in general and Wofford specifically 
  2. The importance of the physical campus and creating an enriching campus environment 
  3. Access, affordability and the endowment