Why Government & Law?

Dylan Szymanski Learning, Sciences

Deciding on a major is one of the toughest aspects of going to college. As a matter of fact, it took me quite a while to decide on what major I wanted to pursue. It can be very overwhelming. Nonetheless, I made my decision a few years ago and it has changed my life for the better. I’m currently majoring …

Why Marine Science?

Kathryn Gray Experience, Learning, Sciences

Everyone majoring in Marine Science at the University of Mobile is required to spend a summer at the Dauphin Island Sea Lab taking classes specific to our field. This is an incredible program that allows marine biology students at every school in Alabama to spend hands-on time in the field getting in-depth knowledge on all kinds of ocean-related topics. Two …

Lexi Kilsdonk — Class of 2019

Amber Kelley Alumni, Sciences, UM Grad Success

This September, I’ll be moving to Versailles, France to teach English to elementary school kids. I’ve been hired by the French Ministry of Education to participate in the Teaching Assistant Program in France (TAPIF) for the 2019-2020 school year. I have felt God calling me to France for years, but it never seemed like something that would really happen. I …

Chelsey Sayasane — Class of 2019

Amber Kelley Alumni, Sciences, UM Grad Success

The University of Mobile has been a place where I have found confidence in the Lord and myself. Because of my professors, I have learned more than just algebra and communication ethics. I have learned to love the Lord with all of my heart. I have also learned how to be an intelligent and professional young woman in the broadcasting …

How University of Mobile Changed Me

Baylee Gaughf Experience, Sciences

It’s funny how you sit down on a bench in front of Weaver Hall one day and think about your time at University of Mobile and how it has changed you. I can see my graduation ceremony and my potential as a University of Mobile graduate coming faster than a freight train on a railroad track. It’s crazy that my …

Sina Marchione — Class of 2019

Amber Kelley Alumni, Business, Sciences, UM Grad Success

When I got to University of Mobile, I found it very difficult to decide on a major, as I was inspired by both business and psychology. UM has given me the opportunity to combine both – I graduate in the Class of 2019 with a major in Psychology and minor in general Business. I have always had a strong interest and desire to learn more about the human mind and behavior. Based on the business classes that I took, I realized …

University of Mobile Awarded Debbie Campbell Community Life Award from Women’s Resource Center

Amber Kelley News, Sciences

MOBILE, Ala. – University of Mobile was honored with the Debbie Campbell Community Life Award presented at the Women’s Resource Center 2019 Gala – Hold the Line. The Debbie Campbell Community Life Award is in recognition of one organization, group or corporation that supports and speaks Life in Mobile and assists the Women’s Resource Center with their mission in a …

Nursing Class

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

Kathy Dean News, Sciences

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 …

Weaver Hall Fall

Award-Winning Historian to Deliver 14th Hinson Lecture at University of Mobile

Kathy Dean News, Sciences

MOBILE, Ala. – Dr. Edward Ayers, the Tucker-Boatwright Professor of the Humanities and president emeritus at the University of Richmond, will deliver a lecture titled “Reckoning with Ourselves:  The Civil War and Its Memories” at this year’s installment of University of Mobile’s Billy G. Hinson Lecture Series. According to Dr. Lonnie Burnett, dean of the College of Arts and Sciences …