Alabama School of the Arts presents Music Pedagogy Workshop with Nationally Certified Music Teacher Barbara Laurendine

Sydney Snow Arts, Education, News

MOBILE, Ala. – The Alabama School of the Arts Piano Festival V will present a music pedagogy workshop: “Freeing the Sound from the Printed Page” with Barbara Laurendine, a nationally certified teacher of music. The free workshop will be held at 3 p.m. on Sept. 29 at Moorer Auditorium in Thomas T. Martin Hall on the University of Mobile campus. …

University of Mobile Online Programs Accepting Applications for Flexible and Convenient Degrees

Sydney Snow Adult, Arts, Business, Christian Studies, Education, Experience, Graduate Programs, Health, Learning, News, Nursing, Sciences, Transfer

MOBILE, Ala. – University of Mobile online programs are accepting applications from students who are interested in earning bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral degrees online. With UM online programs, students get the same higher education for a higher purpose that on-campus students receive. The online courses give students the flexibility of 8-week sessions, with personal attention from faculty at a Christian …

University of Mobile Earns Top Rankings in Niche’s 2022 Best Colleges

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MOBILE, Ala. – The popular ranking and review site Niche.com gave the University of Mobile top marks across a variety of categories in its 2022 Best Colleges rankings of public and private universities in Alabama. Among the rankings are #1 Best College Dorms in Alabama, #1 Best College in Mobile and Top 10 universities in Alabama. The site includes data …

The Academy at University of Mobile Offers Private Music Lessons

Sydney Snow Arts, Education, Experience, Learning, News

MOBILE, Ala. – The University of Mobile announces affordable, private music lessons for all ages available through The Academy in the Alabama School of Arts. The Academy will provide lessons in voice and instrument on the University of Mobile campus. Virtual lessons are available upon request. “The Academy at the University of Mobile has been such a great experience for …

Q&A with UM Music Education Prof Charlotte Hester

Kathy Dean Arts, Education, Experience, Learning, News

Dr. Charlotte Hester never dreamed she would be a classroom teacher as she was going through college and earning her bachelor’s degree in piano performance. However, God had other plans, she said. “When my oldest child started first grade, his school needed a music teacher, and I found that I loved teaching. When my kids went to college, so did …

University of Mobile Named ‘Best Value’ by U.S. News & World Report

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MOBILE, Ala. – The University of Mobile again earned top honors from U.S. News & World Report in the 2022 Best Colleges rankings released Sept. 13, 2021. The annual Best Colleges report assess academic quality among regionally accredited colleges and universities throughout the United States. The University of Mobile was the highest ranked regional college in Alabama for veterans, named …

University of Mobile Ranks #1 Best College in Mobile, Top 10 in Alabama

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MOBILE, Ala. – The University of Mobile is the #1 Best College in the Mobile Area and one of the Top 10 universities in Alabama, according to the popular ranking and review site Niche. The University of Mobile was the highest-ranking university in the Mobile area and ranked #7 overall in Alabama. The new 2022 Best Colleges rankings also praised …

How to Thrive as a College Commuter

Sydney Snow Arts, Business, Christian Studies, Education, Experience, Faith, Graduate Programs, Health, Learning, News, Nursing, Sciences, Student Life, Transfer

I spent my freshman year living on-campus at the University of Mobile. In that year, I made friends that supported me no matter where I lived. When I moved back home in my sophomore year, I struggled with the thought of being unable to attend activities hosted by the university due to distance and a part-time job. However, I discovered …

University of Mobile Releases ‘Be Known’ 60-Day Inspirational Devotional Book

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MOBILE, Ala. – The Christ-centered University of Mobile released a new devotional book, “Be Known: Live Out Your Calling,” which includes 60 devotions for 60 days. “Be Known: Live Out Your Calling” takes readers on a journey to explore ideas of purpose and calling to find encouragement as they pursue the calling God has for their lives. The daily devotions …

Q&A with UM Alumna & Instructional Design Teacher Janna Corley

Kathy Dean Education, Experience, Learning, News

University of Mobile graduate Janna Corley says learning inspires and motivates her to continue her education and grow as a learner, as well as to influence others on their path to their career. That’s why she is an adjunct instructor in the School of Education at the University of Mobile, in addition to serving as library media specialist for UMS-Wright …