Sina Marchione — Class of 2019

Amber Kelley Alumni, Business, Sciences, UM Grad Success

When I got to University of Mobile, I found it very difficult to decide on a major, as I was inspired by both business and psychology. UM has given me the opportunity to combine both – I graduate in the Class of 2019 with a major in Psychology and minor in general Business. I have always had a strong interest and desire to learn more about the human mind and behavior. Based on the business classes that I took, I realized …

Hannah Baldwin — Class of 2019

Amber Kelley Alumni, UM Grad Success

I have been sworn into the U.S. Army as a military intelligence linguist, so after graduation from University of Mobile I will be sent to Basic Combat Training (BCT) at Fort Sill in Oklahoma. I will then attend the Defense Language Institute in California to become fluent in Pashto, one of the two official languages of Afghanistan. I am thankful …

Alumni Spotlight: Dr. Ethelstine Lett

Anna Newman Alumni, Education

MOBILE, Ala. –  Since its founding in 1961, University of Mobile has been investing in students who are going out into the world and making it a brighter place. Dr. Ethelstine Lett is doing just that as the principal of S.L. Lewis Elementary school in College Park, Georgia. Lett graduated from UM in 1997 with a Master of Arts in …

Alumni Spotlight: Ambria Reed

Anna Newman Alumni, Education

MOBILE, Ala. – University of Mobile continues to train up students so they bloom where they are planted in the community and make a difference in the world around them. After graduating from UM in 2017, Ambria Reed began her career in her own classroom using the skills, techniques and values instilled in her to help her students blossom through …

3 Ways University of Mobile Prepared Me for Grad School

Claire Beaman Alumni, Sciences, Transfer

If you are preparing to go to graduate school of any kind, there are many ways University of Mobile can help prepare you! After four years at UM, I was able to apply and get accepted into graduate school immediately upon graduation, but I could not have done it without the help of professors, my involvement on campus, and my …

Alumni Spotlight: Christian Bolden

Kathy Dean Alumni

University of Mobile alumni are making the world a better place through their impact on future generations. Learning the virtues of good character is as easy as A-B-C with “The Achiever’s Alphabet,” a new book for boys and girls ages 6-10 by Christian Bolden of Washington, D.C. Available through Amazon, Bolden’s first book introduces foundational ideals such as fairness, empathy …

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Alumni Spotlight: Tramaine Perry

Amber Kelley Alumni

With over 12,000 alumni, University of Mobile is impacting the world through alumni who are making a difference. Tramaine Perry of Mobile, Alabama, is an alumnus who was recently recognized by his alma mater as a “2018 Alumni Star.” “The Alumni Stars program was created to honor graduates of University of Mobile while inspiring current students in their future career …

Faculty Mentors Make a Difference

Kathy Dean Alumni, Learning

Morgan Copes believes in following your passion – and in seeking advice along the way. That’s especially true if the advice comes from your former professors in the University of Mobile School of Business. Morgan’s passion is soccer, and he loved playing forward from 2005 to 2010 for the University of Mobile Rams. He graduated in 2009 with a Bachelor …

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Devoted to Service: Jessica Catlin

Kathy Dean Alumni, Experience, Giving, Transfer

As an assistant district attorney for the Mobile County District Attorney’s Office, Jessica Catlin ’13 is pursuing her professional calling. Now, this University of Mobile alumna encourages current students to discover and pursue their own callings. She helps Dr. Julie Biskner, associate professor of political science, coach UM’s Mock Trial Team and prepare students for regional competition. As a speaker …

Ready for the Next Stage

Josh Taylor Alumni, Experience, Giving

Just a few short years ago, Anna Sailors never thought she would be stepping on stage to lead worship for one of the largest and fastest-growing churches in America. Knowing God was calling her to be a worship leader, Anna, like many ministry leaders, pushed back on that call, finding excuses for why God could find someone more qualified. Today, …