University of Mobile Professor’s Photography Displayed on Campus

A photography exhibit by Steven D. Carey, University of Mobile associate professor of biology, is on display at the M.C. Farmer Building on campus. The exhibit is on display through Dec. 18. Admission is free and the exhibit is open weekdays from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Carey’s exhibit, titled “State of Mind,” reflects his desire to create artistic images …

University of Mobile Announces New $20,000 ‘Belief in Community’ College Scholarships for High School Seniors in Baldwin and Mobile Counties

The University of Mobile is offering a new “Belief in Community Scholarship” that awards $20,000 college scholarships for each high school senior in Mobile and Baldwin counties who enrolls at the Christian university for Fall Semester 2016. The $20,000 scholarships are part of the university’s award-winning “Belief in U” campaign that highlights the advantages of attending the Christian university in …

University of Mobile offers Workshops for Homeschooled Students

Area homeschooled students are getting a peek at the college experience through a University of Mobile partnership with a local homeschool group. The UMobile faculty is teaching workshops to middle and high school homeschooled students during the 2015-2016 academic year. Subjects range from “Separation Science:  Paper, Chromatography,” to “Beginning Ceramics” and “Basics of Music Production.” Dr. Lonnie Burnett, dean of …

Sandi Patty Farewell Tour Features Special Guest ‘Veritas’ Vocal Ensemble That Got Its Start at University of Mobile

Five-time Grammy Award-winning music great Sandi Patty announced “Forever Grateful: The Farewell Tour” and her new album, “Forever Grateful,” on NBC’s TODAY Show on Sept. 28. She said the tour will feature “very special guests Veritas,” a vocal group that got its start at the University of Mobile. Read the full announcement at www.sandipatty.com Four of the five members of …

University of Mobile Piano Students Present Steinway Piano Recital Sept. 29

University of Mobile piano students will present a Steinway piano recital titled “A New Era,” featuring musical pieces written by some of the students. The students are from the studio of Dr. Kadisha Onalbayeva, UMobile associate professor of piano. Professor Onalbayeva was named a Steinway Artist in 2013 and is the first Steinway Artist from her native country Kazakhstan. Onalbayeva …

University Cancels Classes, Sends Nearly 1,300 to Serve Community as Representatives of Jesus Christ

University of Mobile sophomore Kathryn Gosselin and 50-plus-year-old Mark linked arms, twirling first one direction then another, dancing in the center of the activity room. Beside them, university students in red Project Serve T-shirts worked at tables on crafts with residents of L’Arche, a community of people with and without disabilities that share life together. “You’re a good dancer,” Kathryn …

University of Mobile Jazz Band Opens Season With Big Band Concert on Oct. 1

The University of Mobile Jazz Band will kick off the new Performing Arts season on Oct. 1 at 7 p.m. with the concert “Sing, Sing, Sing,” featuring the best vocal songs of the Big Band era. Soloists will sing an array of Big Band songs, including, “I Only Have Eyes For You’” and  “At Last.” The concert will be held …

Annual University of Mobile Classic Golf Tournament Set for Nov. 13 in Point Clear

The 18th Annual University of Mobile Classic golf tournament, a four-person scramble that benefits the University of Mobile Annual Fund, will be held Nov. 13 at Lakewood Golf Club in Point Clear. Cost for individual players is $150, and signup for a team is $500. Sponsorship opportunities are available with varying benefits. Complimentary golf shirts will be distributed on the …