Barry LangfordBarry Langford, assistant professor of criminal justice, was the first faculty member to make a leadership gift to the Tradition Meets Tomorrow Campaign.

An event was held May 1 to announce and celebrate the $111,000 gift, which will benefit Mock Trial, criminal justice and forensic science. So far, faculty and staff have given more than $1 million to the campaign — Langford’s gift accounts for 10 percent of that amount.

“Faculty member gives $111,000 to Columbia College”Columbia Daily Tribune

“Professor presents gift to Columbia College mock trial program”KBIA 91.3 (NPR)

Langford gift segment on 12 p.m. newscastKMIZ 17 (ABC)

“Columbia College receives major gift from professor”Columbia Business Times