Q&A with UM Intercultural Studies Director Bob Olsen

Kathy Dean Christian Studies, News

“At the University of Mobile, we believe that every job is a calling from God and needs to be utilized to bring Him glory,” says Dr. Robert Olsen, associate professor of historical theology in the new Center for Christian Calling at the University of Mobile. The Center for Christian Calling has four departments: Theology, Intercultural Studies, Christian Ministry and Graduate …

Q&A with UM Theology Professor Jay Robertson

Kathy Dean Christian Studies, Learning

Theology matters, says Dr. Jay Robertson. The University of Mobile associate professor of systematic theology is director of the theology program in the university’s new Center for Christian Calling. The Bachelor of Arts in Theological Studies provides a rigorous academic program based on a bold commitment to the trustworthiness of the Bible that aims to produce first-rate scholars. This program …

Q&A with UM Alumnus & Instructor Dwayne Norman

Kathy Dean Christian Studies, Learning

University of Mobile graduate and Center for Christian Calling instructor Dr. Dwayne Norman is passionate about preaching the Word and making disciples of Jesus Christ. It’s something he has been blessed to do in the local church for the past 25 years and, for the last 11 years, through teaching at his alma mater. We asked Norman about his UM …

Class of 2021 Celebrates Graduation at the University of Mobile

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MOBILE, Ala. – On May 8, 2021, the University of Mobile graduated its first doctoral students in Doctor of Nursing Practice and Doctor of Musical Arts in vocal performance. A total of 265 graduates were honored at the ceremony held in front of Weaver Hall on the Dr. Fred and Sue Lackey Great Commission Lawn. After receiving diplomas, new graduates participated …

University of Mobile Presents Academic Achievement Awards, President’s Scholastic Awards to Class of 2021

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MOBILE, Ala. – The University of Mobile presented academic awards to outstanding graduating seniors of the class of 2021 during an awards convocation on April 28. Among the awards given were academic achievement awards for the outstanding graduate in each college and school who were recognized for academic accomplishment, service, scholarship and Christian character. The Present’s Scholastic Award was presented …

University of Mobile Dean Named to Translation Committee for New Tyndale Version Bible

Kathy Dean Christian Studies, News

MOBILE, Ala. – University of Mobile professor Dr. Douglas Wilson will serve on the Old Testament translation committee for the “New Tyndale Version” (NTV), named for the earliest printed translation of the Bible into English. The dean of UM’s Center for Christian Calling will translate three books and serve as a sectional editor for a portion of the Old Testament …

Q&A with UM Center for Christian Calling Dean Doug Wilson

Kathy Dean Arts, Christian Studies, Learning

The University of Mobile’s mission as a Christ-centered academic community is to prepare graduates to fulfill their professional calling with a Great Commission mindset. The Center for Christian Calling is key to accomplishing that mission. As dean and director of graduate studies, Dr. Doug Wilson follows his own calling to mentor the next generation of ministry leaders so they will …

University of Mobile Announces Center for Christian Calling

Kathy Dean Christian Studies, News

MOBILE, Ala. – The University of Mobile is preparing students for ministry with an emphasis on practical skills through the new Center for Christian Calling, formerly the School of Christian Studies. The new name is part of an initiative to expand the university’s solid foundation of biblical, theological and historical studies with an increased focus on practical, hands-on skills. Dr. …

Meet Your Admissions Counselor – Nick Hampton

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“My time as a student was impacted most by the people at the University of Mobile. I know that’s what made my experience worth it, and I want to be a part of making that experience possible for future students,” says Nick Hampton, an admissions counselor at the University of Mobile. Nick graduated from UM in 2015 with a Bachelor …

Meet Your Admissions Counselor – Nathan Collier

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Admissions counselors at the University of Mobile work with students to make sure they have the college experience they’ve been looking for. Admissions counselors offer private visits, application help, scholarship advice and a friendship that will last. Graduating from UM themselves, admissions counselors bring knowledge and experience to prospective students on how the University of Mobile makes sure that you …