Academics

Spring Hill College to Host Regional Science Olympiad February 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.

Designed like the traditional Olympics, students participate in skill competition in science and math. There are a series of 20 events in both disciplines and include "games" in biology, astronomy, environmental chemistry, experimental design and ecology, to name a few.

At the high school level (grades 9-12), teams from the following schools will participate:

Alabama School of Mathematics and Science

Dr. Michael Young is Christus Institute speaker Feb. 17

Mon, 01/31/2011 - 3:15pm

MOBILE, Ala. - Dr. Michael Young, professor in the Great Books Honors College and director of the Master of Liberal Arts program at Faulkner University, will present "Beyond Dogmatism and Relativism: Christian Faith in a Post-Modern World" at 7 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 17 in Byrne Memorial Hall on the Spring Hill College campus.  His presentation is part of the Christus Theological Institute's lecture series.

Luminex CEO Patrick Balthrop to speak at Spring Hill College's commencement May 7, 2011

Thu, 01/27/2011 - 10:15am

MOBILE, Ala. – Patrick J. Balthrop Sr., President and Chief Executive Officer of Luminex Corporation and a 1979 alumnus of Spring Hill College will speak at the College's commencement exercises Saturday, May 7.

Spring Hill College senior among only 13 students recognized for neuroscience research projects

Fri, 01/21/2011 - 11:45am
Washington, D.C. – Kelsey Anbuhl, a senior biochemistry major at Spring Hill College, was one of 13 undergraduate students honored recently for neuroscience research presented at the Annual Biomedical Research Conference for Minority Students (ABRCMS) held recently in Charlotte, N.C.

Creagan Concert Series to feature pianist Kenneth Drake Jan. 20

Fri, 01/07/2011 - 12:00pm

MOBILE, Ala. – The Spring Hill College Department of Fine and Performing Arts will present a concert by Kenneth Drake, professor emeritus in the piano division of the Music School of the University of Illinois, at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 20, 2011 in the Eichold Gallery on campus. The performance is part of the Creagan Concert Series for 2010-2011. Admission is $10 per person or $5 for students.

Ramona Hill named Vice President for Enrollment Management at Spring Hill College

Fri, 01/07/2011 - 11:45am

MOBILE, Ala. – Ramona M. Hill has been named Vice President for Enrollment Management for Spring Hill College. She will be responsible for admissions, financial aid and student success initiatives and will continue her management responsibilities for graduate and continuing studies.

Hill joined the SHC administration in August 2008 as Associate Provost for Graduate and Continuing Studies and has overseen programs for graduate students and adult learners.

Spring Hill College’s Eichold Gallery to feature artist Pinky Bass Feb. 14 – March 11, 2011

Wed, 01/05/2011 - 2:15pm

MOBILE, Ala. – Spring Hill College’s Eichold Gallery will host “Corporeal Veil Unraveled,” an exhibition by Fairhope, Ala., artist Pinky Bass, Feb. 14 – March 11, 2011. An opening reception will be held at 6 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 17 with a gallery talk to follow at 7 p.m.

SHC Italy Center announces summer programs

Fri, 12/10/2010 - 9:45am

BOLOGNA, Italy – The Spring Hill College Italy Center, located in the vibrant university town of Bologna, has announced its summer sessions for 2011.

Spring Hill College’s Cao Named to All-America Team

Tue, 12/07/2010 - 11:30am

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Spring Hill College’s junior right side hitter Yiting Cao of Shanghai, China, was named to the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA 2010 Tachikara-NAIA Volleyball All-America 3rd Team, as selected by the NAIA Volleyball All-America Selection Committee.

Three Badgers Named Daktronics-NAIA Scholar Athletes

Fri, 12/03/2010 - 2:30pm

DECATUR, Ala. - The National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA) announced on Friday that Spring Hill College's Abby Galen, Emma Pitchford and Lorie Pendergast have been named 2010 Daktronics-NAIA Women's Soccer Scholar-Athletes.

Galen, a junior midfielder from St. Louis, Mo., majors in Accounting with a minor in Marketing. This season she scored four goals with one assist for the Badgers for a total of nine points.

Pitchford, a senior goalkeeper from Ridgeland, Miss., majors in Art Therapy and Psychology. In 2010, she made 34 saves with one shutout.

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