University of Mobile Launches Center for Collaborative Teaching and Learning

Kathy Dean News

MOBILE, Ala. –The new Center for Collaborative Teaching and Learning at University of Mobile aims to improve the academic success of students by investing in the professional development of faculty. The center will provide professional development workshops and support services that encourage collaboration and innovation among the university’s teaching community. It is part of UM’s goal of continually improving the …

University of Mobile Names Alumna Sarah Barnes-Witherspoon Interim Dean for School of Nursing

Kathy Dean News

MOBILE, Ala. – University of Mobile alumna and professor of nursing Dr. Sarah Barnes-Witherspoon has been named interim dean for the School of Nursing in the College of Health Professions. “University of Mobile has earned an excellent reputation for producing graduates who are outstanding healthcare providers. As both a graduate and faculty member, I love University of Mobile, and I …

University of Mobile Presents Elite 88 Piano Ensemble Spring 2019 Concert with Art Display

Amber Kelley News

MOBILE, Ala. – University of Mobile’s piano ensemble, Elite 88, will perform their spring 2019 concert, “Carnival: From Paris to Mobile” on April 2 at 7 p.m. in Moorer Auditorium on campus. In cooperation with the Alabama School of the Arts Department of Art, works by student graphic artists depicting each movement will be shown on stage during the performance. …

University of Mobile Project Give Set for April 2-3

Kathy Dean News

MOBILE, Ala. – University of Mobile Project Give, a 36-hour day of giving, kicks off April 2 at 8 a.m. to raise support for the university’s students and programs. “This will be a fun and exciting way for the entire UM family – alumni and friends of the university, faculty and staff, students and parents – to show their pride …

University of Mobile Presents “Spring Spectacular” on April 28

Amber Kelley News

MOBILE, Ala. – The Alabama School of the Arts at University of Mobile will present its annual “Spring Spectacular” on April 28 at Redemption Church, 1251 Industrial Parkway, Saraland, Alabama, 36571. Tickets are $10 and can be purchased at itickets.com/universityofmobile or at the door. Spring Spectacular is a showcase featuring UM’s 22 performing ensembles, including Voices of Mobile, RamCorps, Ignite …

Vladimir Horowitz Piano Being Played by University of Mobile Students

Amber Kelley News

MOBILE, Ala. – University of Mobile piano students will perform a concert April 25 on the nine-foot concert grand piano that accompanied classical titan Vladimir Horowitz on tour. The concert begins at 5:30 p.m. at the Steinway Gallery, 11247 US-31, Spanish Fort, Alabama, 36527. Admission is free. Horowitz, a Steinway Artist Immortal, is widely considered one of the greatest pianists …

University of Mobile’s Symphonic Winds Concert March 14

Amber Kelley News

MOBILE, Ala. – The Alabama School of the Arts at University of Mobile will present the Symphonic Winds concert on March 14 at 7 p.m. at Shiloh Baptist Church, 717 Cleveland Rd., Saraland, Alabama, 36571. Admission is free. Steve Dunn, associate professor of instrumental music, will direct the evening of timeless music. For more information about University of Mobile’s Alabama …

University of Mobile Presents ‘Brush Up Your Shakespeare’

Amber Kelley News

MOBILE, Ala. – University of Mobile’s Musical Theatre and Opera Scenes Program will present “Brush Up Your Shakespeare” on April 18 in Weaver Auditorium on campus. The night will include songs and soliloquys from popular musicals, plays and operas, including: Something Rotten, West Side Story, Falstaff and Romeo & Juliet. The show is directed by Patrick Jacobs, director of opera …

Amanda Bible Williams, Co-Founder of She Reads Truth, to Speak at University of Mobile Celebration

Amber Kelley News

MOBILE, Ala. – University of Mobile invites the community to a night of inspirational worship and celebration on April 9 for “An Evening with Amanda Bible Williams.” Williams is co-founder and chief content officer of She Reads Truth, a worldwide provider of Bible reading plans and resources. She graduated from University of Mobile in 2000 with a Bachelor of Arts in …