University of Mobile Presents Mozart and Salieri Operas on Jan. 29 & 31

Zac Douglas Arts, News

MOBILE, Ala. – The Alabama School of the Arts at the University of Mobile will present a MainStage Opera double-bill performance of Mozart’s “The Impresario” and Salieri’s “Prima la Musica e poi le parole” on Jan. 29 at 7 p.m. and 31 at 2 p.m. Performances will be held at Murphy High School, 100 S. Carlen St., Mobile, Alabama. Tickets …

University of Mobile’s Popular ‘Christmas Spectacular’ to Air on TV

Kathy Dean News

MOBILE, Ala. – The University of Mobile’s “Christmas Spectacular” was cancelled this year due to COVID-19, but the 2019 “Christmas Spectacular” will air on multiple TV channels. “Christmas Spectacular” tells the story of Christmas through performances by the Alabama School of the Arts. The popular event consists of choirs, orchestras and ensembles performing a combination of classical and contemporary Christmas …

Class of 2020 Celebrates Graduation at University of Mobile

Kathy Dean News

MOBILE, Ala. – When the pandemic forced spring graduation ceremonies across the nation to be cancelled earlier this year, University of Mobile President Lonnie Burnett made a promise to the Class of 2020. They would have their graduation ceremony. That promise was kept Saturday, Dec. 5, when the Class of 2020 – both spring and fall semester graduates – celebrated …

University of Mobile Tells Christmas Story Through Songs

Zac Douglas News

MOBILE, Ala. – The University of Mobile hosted Campus Christmas celebrating the Christmas season through Alabama School of the Arts performances. Campus Christmas was held on the Dr. Fred and Sue Lackey Great Commission Lawn on the University of Mobile campus. Faculty, staff, students and special guests gathered to enjoy popcorn, cookies, hot chocolate and cider, and pictures with Santa. …

University of Mobile Hosts Drive-Thru College Fair on Thursday, Dec. 3

Kathy Dean News

MOBILE, Ala. – The University of Mobile will host a Drive-Thru College Fair with over 25 colleges on hand to give information on academics, financial aid and campus life to students searching for their college home. Students and families are invited to the University of Mobile campus for the event on Thursday, Dec. 3, from 3:30 – 6:30 p.m. College …

UM Veterans Day Event Puts Focus on Faith

Zac Douglas News

MOBILE, Ala. – University of Mobile alumnus and military veteran Terry Lee Chatmon returned to his alma mater on Veterans Day, back to the campus where he re-found his faith after his military service. Chatmon was among the many alumni, students, faculty and staff, and veterans who attended the University of Mobile Veterans Day event on Nov. 11. RamCorps presented …

University of Mobile Announces Speaker for Fall Graduation

Zac Douglas News

MOBILE, Ala. – 3Circle Church lead pastor and University of Mobile alumnus Chris Bell will deliver the commencement address at University of Mobile’s fall graduation ceremony on Saturday, Dec. 5, as approximately 270 graduates receive diplomas. The fall graduation ceremony will also honor graduates from the spring semester of 2020, which was interrupted due to COVID-19. The ceremony will begin …

Local Community Invited to University of Mobile Veterans Day Ceremony

Zac Douglas News

MOBILE, Ala. – Chaplain Endel Lee, RDML (Ret), USN and University of Mobile alumnus will speak at the University of Mobile Veterans Day ceremony on Nov. 11 at 11 a.m. at the Bedsole Commons Patio on the University of Mobile Campus. The local community is invited to the ceremony. RamCorps will be performing.  University of Mobile graduates have gone on to serve …

University of Mobile Releases Absence Makes the Heart Grow Weirder Opera Nov. 12

Zac Douglas News

MOBILE, Ala. – The University of Mobile will digitally release Absence Makes the Heart Grow Weirder Opera and Musical Theatre Scenes Program Thursday, Nov. 12, at 7 p.m. Absence Makes the Heart Grow Weirder is the first fully digital release of this year’s Alabama School of the Arts Performing Arts Series. The digital release will happen on the Alabama School …

University of Mobile Moves to Remote Learning Ahead of TS Zeta

Andrew Felts News

MOBILE, Ala. — Due to the anticipated weather conditions from Tropical Storm Zeta, all University of Mobile classes beginning at noon Wednesday, October 28 through Thursday, October 29 will move to an online format. All Wednesday evening university activities are canceled. Bedsole Commons and university staff offices will close at 4:30 pm on Wednesday. University dining hall will remain open …