Some Things Change, Some Stay the Same

David Cagle Alumni Leave a Comment

When I drove on campus for the first time in almost 10 years, I was amazed at all of the updates to campus. The guard house at the front of the school, the front drive with new sidewalks, new dorms, a coffee shop and workout facility, a recording studio, and the list could go on… The campus and the amenities …

2014 University of Mobile Classic

Shannon Mason Alumni Leave a Comment

More than 100 golfers enjoyed a great day of golf at the 17th annual University of Mobile Golf Classic. This event took place on the breathtakingly beautiful course of Lakewood Golf Club in Point Clear, AL on Sept. 19 with a shotgun start at 9 a.m. “The day always provides a perfect opportunity for meaningful fellowship, all while raising money …

Ram Run: Mobile

Trey Taulbee Alumni Leave a Comment

Photography by Cory Poff The University of Mobile hosted its annual on-campus Ram Run Saturday, April 12, and another run is set for June 21 in Pelham, Alabama. The event features a 5K and a 1-mile fun run for all ages. Along the route, live musicians and students from the University of Mobile encouraged race participants. The event provided an …

Alumni Play Baseball Under the Lights

Nancy Snodgrass Alumni Leave a Comment

On a clear, chilly night in November, 40 former UMobile baseball players returned to the university to be among the first to play under the new lights at Jacobs field. The evening began with a cookout for the players, their families and friends of the university. A tour of the facilities followed which included the new batting cage and locker …

A Heart for People

Lesa Moore Alumni Leave a Comment

Dr. C. Alan Floyd ’89 Pastor, Cottage Hill Baptist Church Mobile, AL Secretly taking Bibles into China and Tibet; leading mission trips to Russia, the Philippines, and Turkey; and pastoring churches in three states are just a few examples of how Dr. Alan Floyd ’89 has spent the last 21 years ministering to and discipling others. It is a ministry …

A Pilgrimage

Will Drake Alumni Leave a Comment

Sara Dye, Malory Green and Jeremy Crews, all 2013 University of Mobile graduates, began an Honors class as freshmen in a small Bedsole Library classroom in August 2009. The three started a UMobile journey that taught them how to learn while caring for the welfare of others. It is a lesson each is pursuing with fully funded scholarships to graduate …

Jesus on the Riverbank | Jeff ’01 & Erin ’03 Oelschlaeger Gautney

Trey Taulbee Alumni Leave a Comment

Imagine flying into the southernmost tip of Colombia. Remote villages sit along the east bank of the Amazon River. It rains two-thirds of the year and temperatures rarely drop below the 80s. The region’s indigenous people live in huts along the riverbank and speak an isolate language – one that is extremely difficult to understand. Less than 2 percent of the people are evangelical Christians. …

Worth the Sacrifice

Kathy Dean Alumni Leave a Comment

Loyalty. Duty. Respect. Selfless Service. Honor. Integrity. Personal Courage. These seven core values of the United States Army – known by the acronym LDRSHIP –also correspond to the Christian leadership focus of the University of Mobile, said Jameron Gatson,’07 and ’13. A 2nd lieutenant in the Alabama National Guard, Gatson said these core values did more than make him a …