Academics

Christus Theological Institute annual conference to feature Rev. William Harmless, S.J.

Tue, 03/22/2011 - 2:00pm

MOBILE, Ala. – Rev. William Harmless, S.J., professor of theology at Creighton University in Omaha, Neb., will be the featured speaker at the Christus Theological Institute annual conference. The annual conference will be April 14-15 at Byrne Memorial Hall on the Spring Hill College campus.

“Defending the Gift of Conversion: New Perspectives on St. Augustine and the Pelagian Controversy”

Thursday, April 14, 7 p.m.

Message from the President on WHIL Radio

Mon, 03/21/2011 - 3:00pm
Spring Hill College has been proud to have WHIL located on our campus since its inaugural broadcast more than 30 years ago.

The station’s role in our community is an important one, but the College must focus its energy and limited resources, particularly in these challenging economic times, to not only sustaining but also strengthening our primary mission and providing an exceptional education for our students successfully engaging them in learning, faith, justice and service.

Daniel Silver to present 2011 Rimes Lecture April 12

Mon, 03/14/2011 - 4:00pm

MOBILE, Ala. — The Division of Sciences and Mathematics at Spring Hill College will present the 27th Rimes Lecture on Tuesday, April 12th at 7:30 p.m. in Byrne Memorial Hall.

Lecturer is Dr. Daniel S. Silver Professor of Mathematics and Head of Graduate Studies at The University of South Alabama. His topic will be “Lord Kelvin’s Imagination and the Odd Origins of Knot Theory.”

SHC Spring theater production scheduled for April 14-17

Mon, 03/14/2011 - 12:30pm

MOBILE, Ala. – The Spring Hill College Department of Fine and Performing Arts will present "The Secret in the Wings" by Mary Zimmerman April 14-17, 2011.

Performances are scheduled for 8 p.m. in the Arlene Mitchell Theater on the Spring Hill College campus. Admission is $5 for students and $10 general admission.

Spring Hill College to host 16th annual Zoghby-DeVaney Memorial Golf Tournament Friday, April 8, 2011

Thu, 03/03/2011 - 11:00am

MOBILE, Ala. - Spring Hill College will host the 16th annual Zoghby-DeVaney Memorial Scholarship Golf Tournament April 8 at noon at the Spring Hill College Golf Course.

Author, ethicist Daniel P. Sulmasy to speak at Spring Hill College March 24

Wed, 03/02/2011 - 9:15am

MOBILE, Ala. – Daniel Sulmasy, a Franciscan friar, internist, ethicist and author, will be the featured speaker at the 2011 Suarez Lecture scheduled for 7 p.m. Thursday, March 24 in Byrne Memorial Hall at Spring Hill College.

Sulmasy is widely recognized as a bridge between medicine and theology.  His talk, "Hope and Healing: A Spirituality of Health Care," will be based on chapters still in progress for his upcoming book.

Alumnus and trustee gives $1 million gift to Spring Hill College

Mon, 02/21/2011 - 10:45am

MOBILE, Ala. – The new student center at Spring Hill College holds many amenities for students and the campus community. The new center, like the old one, is the living room of the college, a place for relaxation and fellowship, as well as learning.

SHC alumnus and chair of the college's Board of Trustees, James McKinney '69, fondly recalls good friends gathering for food and camaraderie in the old student center during his college days – so much so that his gift to the college of $1 million will now place the McKinney family name on the center's new grill and eatery. McKinney's at the Hill will be officially unveiled on Thursday, Feb. 24 when the trustees gather for their winter meeting.

Spring Hill College’s Summer 2011 Institute of Christian Spirituality schedules announced

Thu, 02/17/2011 - 11:15am
MOBILE, Ala. – The Department of Theology & Ministry at Spring Hill College is pleased to announce the schedules for the 2011 Summer Institute of Christian Spirituality: Session I: June 5 - 11 and Session II: June 12-18.  A silent, 5- or 8- day directed retreat will precede the sessions. The Institute is designed for adults interested in both academic challenge and spiritual enrichment.

Spring Hill College Homecoming set for April 8-10, 2011

Wed, 02/16/2011 - 9:45am
MOBILE, Ala. – Spring Hill College alumni will return to the campus for the annual  "Homecoming on the Hill" event April 8-10.  Class years ending in 1's and 6's will be featured, including alumni celebrating their 50-year reunion.

Events include the annual Zogby-DeVaney Golf Tournament, special events noting the 100th anniversary of St. Joseph Chapel, sporting events, class dinners, and a program highlighting folk singer Joan Baez's performance at the college in the 1960s.

Spring Hill College to host Regional Science Olympiad Feb. 26

Tue, 02/01/2011 - 12:00pm

MOBILE, Ala. - Five high schools and seven middle schools will send teams to the Regional Science Olympiad at Spring Hill College on Saturday, Feb. 26.

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