E-mail: dburke@uu.edu
Phone: 731-661-5287
The students in one of David Burke's classes sit mesmerized as they watch him morph into a maniac to make a point. He does it from time to time, sometimes to illustrate material in the text, sometimes just to make the story better. It's just one of the ways his years of experience in the theater p... more

E-mail: wdrake@uu.edu
Phone: 731-661-5961
The ability to communicate your ideas is the most essential proficiency in life. It is also the skill and art that drives Web Drake. As Associate Professor of both Speech and Theatre and Director of Debate, Web has dedicated his career to public communication.

The Speech major is currently r... more

Alpha Psi Omega
This national dramatic fraternity was founded at Fairmont State College, Fairmont, West Virginia, on August 12, 1925. The local chapter, Beta Mu, is composed of students who have been members of the Union University Players and have earned a set number of points, awarded for dramatic work. The chapter seeks to develop dramatic talent, to cultivate a taste for the best in drama, and to foster cultural dramatics.
Advisor: David Burke
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The Importance of Being Ernest Oct 27, 7:30pm

Scholarship Banquet with Tony Blair Oct 3, 6:00pm: Carl Perkins Civic Center, Jackson, Tennessee
Former British Prime Minister Tony Blair will be the keynote speaker for Union University’s 14th annual Scholarship Banquet Oct. 3 at the Carl Perkins Civic Center in Jackson, Tenn. : more event info

Fall Classes Begin Aug 23, 8:00am

Fall Convocation Aug 26, 10:00am: G.M. Savage Memorial Chapel

FOCUS: New Student Orientation Aug 19, 9:00am

Freshmen Registration Jun 20, 9:00am

Communication Arts Awards Banquet May 10, 5:00pm: Grant Events Center
Come out to enjoy a great dinner and celebrate the end of the 2010-2011 school year with all of the Com. Arts faculty and staff. Tickets are $5.00 and will go on sale at the end of April.

Children's Play presented by UU Players; Devon's Hurt Apr 25, 10:00am: G.M. Savage Memorial Chapel
Shows daily April 25-28 at 10:00 AM with an evening show on Tuesday, April 26th at 7:00 PM. Contact David Burke at 661-5287 or dburke@uu.edu for more information.

ACT Conference Apr 8, 1:00pm: Carl Grant Events Center
Conference is being held April 8th from 1:00 - 8:00 pm and April 9th from 8:30 - 2:10 pm. For more information go to www.uu.edu/events/actconference

Broadway Cabaret / Dessert Theater Apr 1, 8:45pm: W.D. Powell Theatre
Twelve musical acts will be performed during the evening. Dessert and drinks will be served during the performances. Admission is $5.00. This event is sponsored by Alpha Psi Omega, Phi Mu Alpha and Sigma Alpha lota.