6 Fun Things to Do in Mobile – Fall Edition

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Autumn is a much-loved season, especially on the Gulf Coast. After sweltering summers, the crisp air is always a welcome respite. Mobile, Alabama offers a booming season full of events you don’t want to miss. Check out 6 events that are all within a 30-minute drive of University of Mobile’s campus: 1. 1065 Music Festival Replacing the expensive and rowdy …

Alabama School of the Arts Performing Arts Series Season Tickets on Sale

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MOBILE, Ala. – Season tickets are on sale now for the upcoming Alabama School of the Arts Performing Arts Series. The 2017-2018 season includes a variety of performances ranging from the iconic tunes of Ella Fitzgerald to the beloved classic “White Christmas” and the 15th anniversary performance of Christmas Spectacular. The Performing Arts Series is presented by students and faculty …

University of Mobile School of Business Dean Todd Greer Helps Local Elementary School Gain National Entrepreneurial Award

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MOBILE, Ala. – Dr. Todd Greer, dean of the University of Mobile School of Business and co-founder of Exchange 202, helped a local elementary school gain national recognition as one of “America’s Entrepreneurial Schools.” Greer was on hand Monday, Sept. 18, as Mobile County Public School System Superintendent Martha Peek announced the selection of Mary B. Austin Elementary School for …

University of Mobile Homecoming & Family Weekend set for Oct. 26-28

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MOBILE, Ala. – University of Mobile invites all alumni and parents of current students to Homecoming & Family Weekend, a three-day carnival of events on the university campus Thursday through Saturday, Oct. 26-28. Highlights include a movie night and fall carnival fun day, the annual Ram Run certified 5K and 3/4-mile Fun Run, a president’s reception, department open houses, lunch …

University of Mobile School of Business Dean Todd Greer Helps Local Elementary School Gain National Entrepreneurial Award

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MOBILE, Ala. – Dr. Todd Greer, dean of the University of Mobile School of Business and co-founder of Exchange 202, helped a local elementary school gain national recognition as one of “America’s Entrepreneurial Schools.” Greer was on hand Monday, Sept. 18, as Mobile County Public School System Superintendent Martha Peek announced the selection of Mary B. Austin Elementary School for …

University of Mobile ‘For the Church and City’ Event Introduces Students to Local Opportunities to Serve

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MOBILE, Ala. – Students at University of Mobile met representatives from local churches and ministries at “For the Church and City,” an expo event on campus aimed at getting students connected quickly with local churches as fall semester began. Churches ranging in size from small church plants to established mega-churches hoped to give students a place to plug in and …

U.S. News & World Report Ranks University of Mobile #1 for Veterans and #5 Overall Among Regional Colleges in the South, Named ‘Best Value’

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MOBILE, Ala. – University of Mobile is ranked #1 for veterans and #5 overall among regional colleges in the South in the 2018 U.S. News & World Report Best Colleges rankings announced Sept. 12, 2017. The university was also named a “Best Value” school. The annual Best Colleges report assesses academic quality among regionally accredited colleges and universities throughout the …

University of Mobile Invites High School, Transfer Students to Sept. 22 Preview Day; Offers Scholarships to Students Who Attend Preview Day and Enroll

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MOBILE, Ala. – University of Mobile will welcome prospective students and their families to campus for UM Preview Day on Sept. 22. Students who attend a Preview Day and later enroll may earn a $2,000 scholarship.   UM Preview Days give high school and transfer students a close-up look at academics and college life at a university named in “America’s …

University of Mobile Announces 20th Annual Golf Tournament

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MOBILE, Ala. – The 20th Annual University of Mobile Classic, a golf tournament fundraiser will be held Sept. 15 at Magnolia Grove. For 20 years this fundraiser has supported University of Mobile, resulting in countless campus improvements. Various sponsorship levels are available, ranging from $175 to $5,000. The fee to register a four-person team is $600, while individual player’s registration …