New Master of Athletic Training Program Enrolling Now for June 2020 at University of Mobile

Kathy Dean Health, News

MOBILE, Ala. – The new Master of Athletic Training program at the University of Mobile is accepting applications now for classes starting in June 2020. Enrollment is limited to 14 students, and the first class will graduate in May 2022. “This two-year program is specifically designed for the highly competitive student who is interested in a combined liberal arts experience …

Why Kinesiology?

Chelsea Acton Health

My college journey didn’t start out at the University of Mobile. But I am so glad it led me here! I love helping others any way I can, and I enjoy health and fitness. This is something I took into account when deciding my major. So, I searched and searched…. and searched some more… before settling on a major that …

Julie Hughes Joins School of Nursing Faculty at University of Mobile

Kathy Dean Alumni, Health, News

MOBILE, Ala. – Pediatric nurse practitioner Julie Hughes, MSN, RN, CPNP-PC, has joined the faculty of the School of Nursing in the College of Health Professions at the University of Mobile. Hughes has been named assistant professor of nursing and simulation coordinator, and will direct simulation education in the university’s new Center for Excellence in Healthcare Practice. Hughes is a …

Dr. Kendra Strenth Joins University of Mobile School of Nursing Faculty

Kathy Dean Alumni, Health, News

MOBILE, Ala. – University of Mobile alumna Dr. Kendra Strenth returns to her alma mater as assistant professor of nursing in the School of Nursing, College of Health Professions. Strenth has held board certification from the American Credentialing Center in Psychiatric and Mental Health Nursing since 1989. She is a member of Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing …

University of Mobile Alumna Megan Harper Joins Faculty as Assistant Professor of Kinesiology

Kathy Dean Health, News

MOBILE, Ala. – University of Mobile alumna Megan Harper has joined the faculty as assistant professor of kinesiology in the School of Health and Sports Science, College of Health Professions. Previously, Harper served as a certified athletic trainer at the University of South Alabama where she oversaw athletic training coverage for spring football and women’s soccer, tennis, basketball and softball. …

2019 Pinning Ceremony

University of Mobile Sent 28 Nurses of 2019 Graduating Class into Workforce

Amber Kelley Health, News

MOBILE, Ala. – The University of Mobile Class of 2019 sent 28 new nurses out into the workforce at their pinning ceremony on May 10 at Redemption Church in Saraland. The University of Mobile School of Nursing Pinning Ceremony is an annual event that honors graduates for their accomplishments, recognizes their families who have supported students during their journey and …

Why I Chose to Major in Kinesiology

Baylee Gaughf Health, Learning

As kids we get asked, “what do you want to be when you get older?” We never really actually know what to say, except to be some crazy superhero we see on television or that we want to be like our moms and dads. When we grow up, we see that college or universities have many different routes of career …