University of Mobile Announces Class of 2017

MOBILE, Ala. – University of Mobile celebrated its 50th year of commencement ceremonies when 250 members of the Class of 2017 graduated on May 13. More than 3,500 people attended the ceremony, which was held on campus for the first time in 41 years. The ceremony also marked the start of a new tradition as new graduates touched the Great …

University of Mobile Presents Megginson Awards, Recognizes Faculty and Staff at Spring Luncheon

Megginson Award recipients at University of Mobile are, from left:  Kristie Sanders, Dr. Troy Henderson, Barbara Brousseau.   MOBILE, Ala. – University of Mobile’s highest faculty and staff honors, the Megginson Awards, were presented at the annual year-end faculty-staff luncheon May 9 at Ram Hall on campus. The university also announced promotions, service awards and recognitions. The Megginson Awards recognize …

University of Mobile Business Students Earn Global Top 100 Rank in Business Simulation Game

MOBILE, Ala. – Three University of Mobile business majors earned Global Top 100 ranking in an international business simulation game and will go on to an invitation-only global competition this summer. As part of their Strategic Management course with Assistant Professor of Accounting Kathy Dunning in the School of Business, students achieved or tied for the best overall score performance …

University of Mobile Presents Academic Achievement Awards, President’s Scholastic Awards to Outstanding Graduating Seniors

MOBILE, Ala. – University of Mobile presented academic awards to outstanding graduating seniors of the Class of 2017 during an awards convocation May 3 at Ram Hall on campus. Honors presented Wednesday included academic achievement awards for the outstanding graduate in each college and school who were recognized for academic accomplishment, service, scholarship and Christian character. The President’s Scholastic Award …

University of Mobile Scholarship Speaker John Maxwell Urges a ‘Life of Significance’

New York Times best-selling author and international leadership expert John Maxwell, right, talks with student leaders during a visit to the University of Mobile campus prior to the 12th annual University of Mobile Scholarship Banquet. Pictured left is University of Mobile Ambassador Blythe Greene of Navarre, Fla., a junior majoring in music education at the Christian university in Mobile, Ala. …

College Students Spend Breaks Building Bridges to Spread Message of Jesus Christ

MOBILE, Ala. – As many college students headed to the beach during class breaks, a group of University of Mobile students took a break of a different kind and used their mid-semester vacation to share the message and love of Jesus Christ. The annual event, called “The Bridge,” gives students at the Baptist university a hands-on ministry experience that serves …

University of Mobile Announces Promotions

MOBILE, Ala. – University of Mobile announced several promotions in the areas of enrollment, business development, academic affairs and advancement.   Following a nationwide search, Charity Wittner was promoted to vice president for enrollment services. Previously, she served as interim vice president for enrollment services. She has experience at all levels of admissions, financial aid and management during her 11-year …