Pat Scales leads the ribbon cutting for her special collection in Carmichael Library. Photo by Savannah Barton Pat Scales was honored Thursday, Oct. 12, with the dedication and ribbon cutting of the Pat Scales Special Collection. Scales is an alumna of the University of Montevallo, once known as Alabama College, class of 1966, and has dedicated her life to literature, particularly children and young adult literature. Provost James McDonald listed Ms. Pat Scales’ accomplishments through her life, all of which are related to her love of a good book and her willingness to share the joys of reading with...Read More
Gaston berates LeFou in the classic angry mob scene in Beauty and The Beast.Disney’s “Beauty and the Beast” will show the first canonically gay Disney character, LeFou. There has been some backlash from more conservative fans of Disney, a drive-in theater is even refusing to show the movie due to the character. Like with many choices, the choice to have LeFou be gay has some pros and cons. One pro of LeFou is a small representation of the LGBT+ community in a Disney film. Who knows how many in the community will watch this movie and think “there’s a...Read More
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