MOBILE, Ala. – Jeffery Bates, MMI Dining Systems director of food services at University of Mobile and professional chef, will share secrets and tips for tasty meals at the February University of Mobile Torch Society meeting.
“Food for Thought” is the topic for the meeting set for Thursday, Feb. 14, from 10-11:30 a.m. at Mars Hill, Mobile Campus at 1087 Downtowner Blvd. The event is free for members and first-time guests, and $15 for non-members. Torch Society membership is open to individuals interested in the society’s vision of “Lighting the Way through Scholarships.”
RSVP online at umobile.edu/torchsocietyevents. For information, call 251.442.2226.
Bates leads the MMI team that has earned the new food service provider rave reviews from students, faculty and staff. At this event, Bates will present a fun cooking demonstration and give tips and secrets for tasty meal options.
The Torch Society, and Junior Torch Society for members ages 22 to 35, is a service organization that raises funds for college scholarships for University of Mobile students. In addition to awarding scholarships, the organization presents engaging programs and speakers, social gatherings and philanthropic events.
About University of Mobile
University of Mobile is a Christ-centered liberal arts and sciences institution with a vision of higher education for a higher purpose, founded to honor God by equipping students for their future professions through rigorous academic preparation and spiritual transformation. Core values are: Christ-Centered, Academically-Focused, Student-Devoted and Distinctively-Driven. The university offers on-campus and online bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral degree programs in over 90 areas of study. Founded in 1961, University of Mobile is affiliated with the Alabama Baptist State Convention and is located 10 miles north of Mobile, Alabama on a campus of over 880 acres.
For more information about University of Mobile, visit the website at www.umobile.edu or call Enrollment Services at 1.800.WIN.RAMS or 251.442.2222.