University of Mobile Students and Local Community Gather in Worship

Zac Douglas News

MOBILE, Ala. – The University of Mobile invited the local community to campus on Sunday, Oct. 18, to worship alongside students, faculty and staff for Campus and Community Night. Locals and students enjoyed food trucks, great weather, performances from the Alabama School of the Arts and a message from Dauphin Way Baptist Church Senior Pastor, Dr. Blake Newsom. Social distancing …

University of Mobile Hybrid Career Week Helps Students Find Future Careers

Zac Douglas News

MOBILE, Ala. – The University of Mobile is holding a hybrid Campus Career Week from Oct. 26 – 29 to provide students with essential tips on how to find a job after graduation. Professionals from a variety of careers will speak to students in their Senior Seminar classes during the week. These professionals will be sharing their expertise and providing …

University of Mobile Premieres ‘The Mayfair Affair’ Nov. 5 and 8

Zac Douglas News

MOBILE, Ala. – The Alabama School of the Arts will present the first Alabama performance of the play “The Mayfair Affair” on Nov. 5 at 7 p.m. and Nov. 8 at 2 p.m. on Martin Lawn at the University of Mobile campus. “The Mayfair Affair” is the third event of this year’s Alabama School of the Arts Performing Arts Series. …

UM’s ‘Book Talk’ Brings Characters to Life to Promote Reading

Kathy Dean News

MOBILE, Ala. – Pippi Longstocking had a problem, and Mother Goose called upon her friends from children’s literature to help Pippi solve it, during the semi-annual “Book Talk” presented by students, faculty and staff from the University of Mobile School of Education. The colorful cast of characters ranged from the Big Bad Wolf, played by UM President Lonnie Burnett, to …

UM Torch Society Presents Author Carol McLeod at Oct. 23 Meeting

Kathy Dean News

MOBILE, Ala. – Author, podcast host and ministry leader Carol McLeod is the featured speaker at the October meeting of the University of Mobile Torch Society. The Torch Society will meet Friday, Oct. 23, at 11 a.m. at Heron Lakes Country Club, 3851 Government Blvd., Mobile, Alabama. Cost is $30 and includes lunch. RSVP online at umobile.edu/torchsocietyevents. For information, call …

University of Mobile named in ‘America’s 100 Best College Buys’

Zac Douglas News

MOBILE, Ala. – The University of Mobile has been selected as one of “America’s 100 Best College Buys” for 2021 by Institutional Research & Evaluation Inc. The “America’s 100 Best College Buys” list was chosen from among 1,422 colleges and universities in the United States included in the 30th Annual National College Survey. The annual survey was conducted April 1 …

University of Mobile Presents Symphonic Winds Concert Oct. 15

Zac Douglas News

MOBILE, Ala. – The University of Mobile will present the Symphonic Winds in concert on Thursday, Oct. 15, at 5:30 p.m. on the Weaver Hall patio at the University of Mobile campus. The Symphonic Winds concert is the second event of this year’s  Alabama School of the Arts Performing Arts Series. The concert will be hosted outside and attendees are …

University of Mobile School of Nursing Dean Earns Alabama Nurse Educator Award

Kathy Dean News, Sciences

MOBILE, Ala. – Dr. Sarah Barnes-Witherspoon, dean of the School of Nursing at the University of Mobile, received the Alabama Nurse Educator Award honoring a career of outstanding accomplishments in the field of nursing education.  The award was announced during the This is Alabama’s Top Nurses virtual event on Sept. 24. This is Alabama sponsored the event designed to thank …

University of Mobile Among ‘America’s Best Christian Colleges’ for 24th Year

Zac Douglas News

MOBILE, Ala. – The University of Mobile has been named one of “America’s Best Christian Colleges” for 2020, an annual recognition the school has consistently received for over two decades. Baptist-affiliated UM is one of only 100 colleges and universities nationwide to receive the designation for 2020. This is the 24thconsecutive year the University of Mobile has received the honor. …

University of Mobile to Host ‘Campus & Community Night’ Oct. 18

Zac Douglas News

MOBILE, Ala. – The University of Mobile invites the community to “Campus & Community Night” on Sunday, Oct. 18. The free outdoor family-friendly evening will feature live music from the Alabama School of the Arts and a message from Dauphin Way Baptist Church Senior Pastor Blake Newsom. Campus and Community Night begins at 5 p.m. in front of Weaver Hall …