University of Mobile Psychology Students Present Research at Regional Conference

University of Mobile psychology students and graduates whose research was presented at a regional conference are, from left: Christina Jones, Kendall Hall, Erin Fisher, Kyndall Stacey and Sarah Teichmeier.   MOBILE, Ala. – Upper-level psychology students from University of Mobile recently presented their research at the Southeastern Psychological Association annual conference in Atlanta. This opportunity came as an incredible honor, …

University of Mobile Announces Promotions

MOBILE, Ala. – University of Mobile announced several promotions in the areas of enrollment, business development, academic affairs and advancement.   Following a nationwide search, Charity Wittner was promoted to vice president for enrollment services. Previously, she served as interim vice president for enrollment services. She has experience at all levels of admissions, financial aid and management during her 11-year …

New University of Mobile Ambassador Program Selects Inaugural Class

The new University of Mobile Ambassador program has named its inaugural class of 11 outstanding students who will represent the Christian university at official functions in the community and on campus. “We are excited to present our very first class of University of Mobile Ambassadors, a group of students who not only possess great enthusiasm for the university, but who …

Senior Theatre Majors in Alabama School of the Arts Work with Casting Directors in NYC

MOBILE, Ala. – Two senior students in the Alabama School of the Arts at University of Mobile worked with casting directors and Broadway professionals during a New York City Showcase held March 7-11. Bruce Earnest, associate professor of music and musical theatre at the Alabama School of the Arts, said the UM students participated in professional workshops with students from …

University of Mobile Professor Shares Gospel through Music in China with Billy Graham Evangelistic Association

MOBILE, Ala. – University of Mobile professor and accomplished trombonist Kenn Hughes travelled with the well-known Billy Graham Evangelistic Association (BGEA) for the 2017 Music Celebration in China. For over 100 years, the Graham family has held deep ties with Christians in China, particularly in Huai’an, so the opportunity to travel with BGEA in February was especially meaningful for Hughes. …

University of Mobile Inaugurates 4th President: Timothy L. Smith, PHD

Ceremony celebrates “A New Day, A New Journey” MOBILE, Ala. – With the theme “A New Day, A New Journey,” University of Mobile inaugurated Timothy L. Smith, Ph.D., Ph.D., as its fourth president during a formal ceremony March 24 at Cottage Hill Baptist Church. In his inaugural address, Smith said the purpose of Christian higher education is to equip men …

Piano Professor Becky Fox Honored at University of Mobile Steinway Concert

MOBILE, Ala. – A faculty concert performed on a Steinway grand piano by an internationally recognized Steinway Artist at University of Mobile, which was recently named an All-Steinway School, was a tribute to Becky Fox, retiring associate professor of piano and chair of the piano department. Fox chaired the “All Steinway, All Together” campaign that raised funds to purchase Steinway …