Academics

Spring Hill College Golf Scramble postponed until spring

Thu, 08/26/2010 (All day)

Sept. 2, 2010

MOBILE, Ala. – The Spring Hill College Department of Athletics has postponed the first annual Badger Scramble that was originally set for Friday, Sept. 10 at the college’s Golf Course.

Rev. Gregory F. Lucey, S.J., to lead Association of Jesuit Colleges and Universities

Mon, 08/23/2010 (All day)

Aug. 23, 2010

MOBILE, Ala. – Former Spring Hill College president Rev. Gregory F. Lucey, S.J., will join the staff of the Association of Jesuit Colleges and Universities (AJCU) on Jan. 1, 2011, and will succeed Rev. Charles Currie, S.J., as the president of AJCU beginning July 1, 2011.

AJCU promotes numerous collaborative efforts among the 28 Jesuit colleges and universities, represents the schools in Congress and with the Federal Government, Jesuit and Church officials, and other higher education associations. The offices are located in Washington, D.C.

New "green" Student Center welcomes Spring Hill students back to campus

Mon, 08/23/2010 (All day)

Aug. 23, 2010

Mobile, Ala. – New and returning Spring Hill College students began the fall 2010 semester with brand new living room. The college’s new student center, officially completed this summer, is Mobile’s first multipurpose Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) certified “green” complex. The student center helps fulfill a major goal in the college’s strategic plan: to build and maintain the infrastructure with respect for the environment while sustaining a culture of learning.

Spring Hill College announces 2010-11 Creagan Concert Series

Tue, 08/17/2010 (All day)

Aug. 17, 2010

MOBILE, Ala, – The Spring Hill College Department of Fine and Performing Arts has announced the fall and spring lineup for the Creagan Concert Series.

Thursday, Oct. 7, 2010

Robert Holm, piano

Guo Sheng Huang, cello

Perform selections by Frederic Chopin for the 200th anniversary of his birth.

7:30 p.m., St. Joseph Chapel

Admission: $10; students, $5


Thursday, Nov. 4, 2010

Enen Yu, violin

Guo Sheng Huang, cello

Annette Heim, Flute

Theater productions announced for 2010-2011

Tue, 08/17/2010 (All day)

Aug. 17, 2010


MOBILE, Ala. – The Spring Hill College Department of Fine and Performing Arts has announced the theater productions for 2010-2011.


“The Rimers of Eldritch” by Lanford Wilson

Nov. 18-21, 2010

The play weaves together glimpses of some small-town America folks weighed down by gossip and self-righteousness. In the face of murder and accusations of sexual assault, habits of concealed flaws and hypocrisy fall apart.
 

“The Secret in the Wings” by Mary Zimmerman


April 14-17, 2011

First-Year Common Reading Program author to visit campus Aug. 21

Thu, 08/05/2010 (All day)

Aug. 5, 2010

Mobile, Ala. – Over the summer, first-year students at Spring Hill College were assigned to read “A Pearl in the Storm,” a true story by Tori Murden McClure, the first woman to row solo across the Atlantic Ocean.  

Students will have the opportunity to hear from McClure at a special program at 2 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 21 in Byrne Memorial Hall. Small group discussions will follow the presentation. The summer reading is part of the college’s First-Year Common Reading Project, coordinated through the office of student affairs.

Eight Spring Hill Teams Win Scholar Team Awards

Wed, 07/28/2010 (All day)

July 28, 2010

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – The National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA) has recognized eight Spring Hill College athletic teams with its annual Scholar Team Award.

Recognized for their academic achievements during the 2009-10 school year, this marks the third consecutive year that over half of the intercollegiate sports teams at SHC have received the prestigious award.

Eichold Gallery announces 2010-11 schedule

Tue, 07/27/2010 (All day)

July 27, 2010

MOBILE, Ala. – The Eichold Gallery at Spring Hill College has announced the 2010-11 exhibition schedule.

GREEN/BLACK, an exhibition that reflects the college’s theme “Renew the Face of the Earth,” opens the fall lineup. The works in the show are created from recycled materials, celebrate the natural world, or speak of the environmental crisis in the Gulf. The show will run Aug. 29 through Sept. 24. An opening reception is set for 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 2.

Artists featured in the show are:

Jessica Goldfinch

Faculty and staff to participate in "service day" July 29

Fri, 07/02/2010 (All day)

July 2, 2010

Mobile, Ala. – Spring Hill College faculty and staff will participate in a special community “service day” Thursday, July 29, 2010.

The day honors St. Ignatius Loyola, the founder of the Society of Jesus (the Jesuits). Ignatius directed the Jesuits to be “leaders in service to others,” and Spring Hill College’s mission is to “form students to become responsible leaders in service to others.” The college is celebrating its 180th year, continuing the 450-year-old Jesuit Catholic tradition of educational excellence.

Spring Hill part of transfer articulation agreement with Alabama's community colleges

Wed, 06/30/2010 (All day)

June 30, 2010

Mobile, Ala. – Spring Hill College has entered into a transfer articulation agreement with the Alabama Community Colleges System designed to allow students at two-year colleges to transfer to bachelor’s degree programs at four-year independent colleges and universities.  

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