Miranda Freeman, a music education major from Lucedale, Mississippi, won the title of Miss University of Mobile 2016 at the 51st anniversary of the pageant.
The University of Mobile will cancel classes beginning at 2:30 p.m. and close all offices at 3 p.m. due to expected severe weather on Tuesday, Feb. 23, 2016.
The University of Mobile Visual Arts Department and AIGA Mobile, a professional organization for designers, will host “Flourish: The Emerging Designers Conference” on Feb. 27. The day-long conference is for college students in their junior or senior years and recent college graduates from schools in Alabama, Mississippi and Florida.
The University of Mobile announces the appointment of Kevin Wilburn as the new vice president for development.
Dr. Joanne B. Freeman, professor of history and American studies at Yale University, will deliver a lecture entitled “Alexander Hamilton and the Meaning of Honor” as this year’s installment of the University of Mobile’s Billy G. Hinson Lecture Series.
The Emerald Coast Trio chamber ensemble will perform in concert Feb. 18 at 7 p.m. in Moorer Auditorium in Thomas T. Martin Hall on the University of Mobile campus. Admission is free.
The University of Mobile Center for Performing Arts will present a “Night of Classical Masters” featuring UMobile’s Chorale, String Ensemble, Orchestra and Symphonic Winds on Feb. 23 at 7 p.m. at Dauphin Way United Methodist Church.
The University of Mobile is bringing two-time Grammy Award winner Lecrae to the Mobile Civic Center Theatre on March 2. Tickets are on sale now through Ticketmaster and the Civic Center box office.
University of Mobile music students crowded outside the Martin Hall office of Dr. Kadisha Onalbayeva, professor and Steinway Artist in the Center for Performing Arts. A Steinway grand piano was on its side in the middle of the small room, students and professor itching to test the keys once the piano was set atop its legs.
The University of Mobile has been named one of the “50 Most Beautiful Christian Colleges and Universities” in the United States for 2016 by Christian Universities Online, a resource for information about Christian higher education.