Student Produced Video Tells the Spring Hill Story

Tue, 11/24/2015 - 2:15pm

A moving timeline through the history of Spring Hill College. This video was created by Brianna Weis as a special project for her Department of History internship and directed by Shawn-Patrick Hynes. The timeline features highlights of the College's history and fun "did you know" facts illustrated with images from Spring Hill College's Archives & Special Collections. Please rate, comment and subscribe! Don't forget to visit the archives at and check out all we have to offer.

Sleeping Beauty by Rufus Norris Nov 19

Wed, 11/11/2015 - 1:00pm

The classic tale of Sleeping Beauty's curse – as seen through the eyes of the fairy who curses her. Written by acclaimed director Rufus Norris for the Young Vic Theatre, London.

Fraud, Lies and Hermes Ties: Ethics in the Corporate World

Mon, 10/12/2015 - 4:15pm

Thursday, October 15, 2015 - 7:00 p.m. Gautrelet Room (Lucey Administration Center) - Dauphin St. Entrance

Presented by: Aaron Beam

Two beloved Jesuits celebrate Jubilees

Tue, 10/06/2015 - 1:30pm

On Sunday, October 4, the Spring Hill Community gathered in St. Joseph’s Chapel for the celebration of two milestones achieved by two of our much beloved Jesuits. Brother Ferrell Blank, SJ celebrated sixty years since he joined the Jesuit order as a Brother and Fr. Marvin Kitten, S.J. celebrated the golden anniversary of his ordination to the priesthood. Fr. Stephen Campbell, S.J., current Rector of the Jesuit Community presided over the Jubilee Mass. It was concelebrated by priests from the Jesuit Community. A reception for friends and family followed in the Gautrelet Room.

Mobile Alumni Chapter Holds Annual Scholarship Fundraiser with “Oktoberfest” Event

Thu, 10/15/2015 - 10:45am

Over 115 people attended the event, which raised approximately $13,500 for the scholarship. Area alumni and guests enjoyed a silent auction and local craft beer in custom beer steins while listening to Glass Joe (Rob Holbert ’89) perform and enjoying the German-Southern fusion fare prepared by Chef Will Hughes ‘99.

Spring Hill College will join over 30,000 Catholics Across the U.S. Hosting Watch Parties to Witness Pope Francis’ Address to Congress

Tue, 09/22/2015 - 11:15am

Spring Hill College will join over 30,000 people across the country who will be participating in “Pope2Congress” watch parties when Pope Francis makes his historic address to a joint session of the United States Congress on Sept. 24.

SHC hosts Run of the Hill 5K April 18

Wed, 04/08/2015 - 1:45pm

MOBILE, Ala. – Spring Hill College’s Center for Campus Ministry will host the 3rd annual Run of the Hill 5K at 8 a.m. Saturday, April 18 on the historic Avenue of the Oaks. Runners can anticipate a beautiful run through campus while benefitting the International Service Immersion Program, a program that takes students to do service in Central America and the Caribbean each year during Mardi Gras break. 

Spring Hill College announces Dr. Christopher Puto as 37th president

Thu, 02/19/2015 - 2:30pm

MOBILE, Ala. – The Spring Hill College Board of Trustees announced today the election of Dr. Christopher Puto as the 37th president of Spring Hill College. Puto will begin his post officially on June 1. He succeeds the Rev. Gregory F. Lucey, S.J., who will continue to serve the College in a senior administrative role focusing on mission and identity.

Michael P. Coghlan ’77 elected chair of the Spring Hill College Board of Trustees

Tue, 10/14/2014 - 1:30pm

MOBILE, Ala. ­– Michael P. Coghlan was recently elected as chairman of the Spring Hill College Board of Trustees.  He has served on the board since 2002.

Coghlan received his B.S. in accounting from Spring Hill College in 1977. After working in public accounting as a CPA, he joined the Coca-Cola system in 1983. Coghlan held various financial positions within Coca-Cola Enterprises until becoming its vice president controller and principal accounting officer in 1999. 

Class of 2009 honors courageous classmate Emily Henry Mackin ’09

Mon, 10/06/2014 - 3:00pm

Above all, this is a love story.

In the fall of 2005, Emily Henry ’09, a high school valedictorian from Columbus, Miss., and Ben Mackin ’09, a journalism major from Hampton, Va., attended freshman orientation at Spring Hill College. Her parents, Jennifer ’79 and Taylor Henry ’79, and his parents, Mary (Butterick) and Michael Mackin ’79, recognized one another from their days on the Hill together in the late ’70s. Jennifer Henry recalled, “I said to Mary Mackin, ‘I have a daughter that is here!’ and Mary said, ‘I have a son!’”

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