Career Resolutions for UM Students

Lawrencine Mason Education, Experience, Learning, Student Life

With the new year 2021 upon us, it is customary for us to make New Year’s resolutions. I believe resolutions can be good because it causes us to look to the new year with hope and an anticipation that the new year will be better than the last one. For current college students, this is the year to focus on …

Weaver Hall Summer

4 Reasons Why You Should Take a College Tour

Zac Douglas Experience

A campus tour is one of the first times you get to step foot on a college campus and really feel at home. They give you the opportunity to learn more about academic programs, campus culture and anything else you might be curious about. The University of Mobile offers personal tours to make sure that each prospective student and their …

University of Mobile Traditions

Kathy Dean Experience

Whether it’s yelling “Go Rams!” or singing at a Christmas production, University of Mobile graduates across the generations have shared experiences that bring them together. Here’s a look at some of the traditions that connect the University of Mobile family. The Rams The first freshman class at the University of Mobile, then Mobile College, was responsible for choosing the school’s …

Thanks UM – Trent Burns

Trent Burns #ThanksUM, Experience

I am thankful for UM and the people here, because they have provided me with the opportunity to have a purposeful life and succeed. I’ve been able to connect with people from different backgrounds and walks of life, and the faculty and staff have my best interest in mind and push students to do great things. UM has also allowed …

Thanks UM — Shannie Chaison

Shannie Chaison #ThanksUM, Experience

Editors Note: Thanksgiving is the time of year to give thanks to everyone and everything that has changed your life. The University of Mobile has multiple factors that impact students’ lives inside and outside of their college experience. Thanks UM is a way for students to show their gratitude to other students, faculty/staff, donors and all other factors that shape …

Thanks UM – Abby McCully

Abby McCully #ThanksUM, Experience

Editors Note: Thanksgiving is the time of year to give thanks to everyone and everything that has changed your life. The University of Mobile has multiple factors that impact students’ lives inside and outside of their college experience. Thanks UM is a way for students to show their gratitude to other students, faculty/staff, donors and all other factors that shape …

How to Manage Your Mental Health During a Pandemic

Mary-Claire Marshall Experience

To say 2020 has been difficult for our mental health is the understatement of the year. As a counselor for 10 years, and for five years now at the University of Mobile, this past year has required more flexibility and creativity than any other year in my career so far. With anxiety on the rise (and rightly warranted), decreased face-to-face …

My President’s Commissioning Story at University of Mobile

Jestavia Graham & Isabelle Ferguson Experience

My name is Jestavia Graham. Being a freshman in college is like a brand new start in life. I only went to one UM Day at the University of Mobile, and I knew this was where I needed to be. At the University of Mobile there are so many things you get to learn and experience. They provide opportunities to become …

University of Mobile Grad Releases Song About College Friends

Zac Douglas Experience

“God really blessed us at that small beautiful campus in Mobile with the people He put there, and we shouldn’t take that for granted,” said Seth Brasher, associate worship pastor at Sherwood Baptist Church in Albany, Georgia. Brasher graduated from the University of Mobile in 2014 with a Bachelor of Science in worship leadership and recently released his first single, …

The Importance of University of Mobile Traditions

Zac Douglas Experience

Traditions are a vital part of the University of Mobile. They help students feel connected with the university and give a sense of ownership to alumni. Some traditions have changed throughout the years at the University of Mobile, but one thing will always stay the same: the feeling that we have looking back at these great times. Covers started in …