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University of Mobile Professor Elected President of Alabama Historical Association

Dr. Lonnie A. Burnett, assistant vice president for academic affairs and professor of history at the University of Mobile, has been elected to serve as president of the Alabama Historical Association for 2014-2015. The announcement was made at the organization’s recent annual meeting held this year in Scottsboro, Ala.

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UMobile Film & Theatre Guest Speaker Series Features ‘Yellow Day’ Film Producers/Director

The University of Mobile Film and Theatre program will feature a talk by “Yellow Day” executive producer and director G.P. Galle Jr. and producing partner Blake Hester. The two have created the faith-based film “Yellow Day” which was filmed in Mobile and will be released this year.

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UMobile Hosts Exhibit by Ceramics Artist Maria Spies

The University of Mobile art department will host artwork from local ceramics artist Maria Spies at the Marilyn Foley Art Gallery through Feb. 28. Spies will present a demonstration at 1 p.m. on Feb. 27 with a reception to follow. The gallery is located in the Ben May Building on the UMobile campus, 5735 College Parkway.

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Founding President of University of Mobile, Dr. William K. Weaver Jr., Dies at Age 95

University of Mobile founding president and chancellor Dr. William K. Weaver Jr., who was named Mobilian of the Year in 1983, died Monday, Jan. 13, 2014 at the age of 95.  A memorial service for the World War II veteran, civic leader and ordained pastor will be held Thursday, Jan. 16, at 1 p.m. at First Baptist Church of Mobile. A family graveside service will be held at Montrose Cemetery prior to the memorial service.

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