Information about the campus climate survey

By: Samantha Cost  On Sept. 27, Montevallo students received an email from Tony Miller Jr., Director of Student Conduct and Title IX Coordinator, about a Campus Climate Survey being administered by the university.  In the email, Miller explained that “The…

Astronomy Club meets for the first time since…

By Wesley Walter   Montevallo’s Astronomy Club held its first meeting since March of 2020 on Wednesday, Sept. 22.    The meeting lasted from 7-9:30 p.m. and featured views of the night sky from the university’s James Wylie Shepherd…

Faculty discusses higher rates for student workers’ pay

By Jacob Gross Issues with student worker shortages became a topic of discussion at the Sept. 10 Faculty Senate meeting. They discussed that students were applying for off-campus jobs that paid better and were considering whether…

Teachers worried about student masking

By Rose Davis  Students have begun to not wear masks in academic buildings at a higher rate according to teachers. Faculty have been reporting frustration to the Faculty Senate about inconsistencies in student masking in classrooms. The…

SGA discusses budget

By Harrison Neville  The SGA voted on one of its most impactful pieces of legislation for the year on Wednesday, Sept. 22, when they approved the 2021-2022 budget year for student organizations. The bill was presented…

New sophomores on campus

By Jacob Gross Last year, schools had to deal with the ramifications of COVID-19. At Montevallo, most extra-curriculars and events were cancelled with all remaining moving online. The classes were moved to a hybrid schedule, leaving an entire…

Enrollment Rises in 2021

By Elise Kidd  At the beginning of the 2021-2022 school year, the University of Montevallo’s student population rose to 2,703. The increase in student’s meant the university’s enrollment numbers had risen by 4% since 2019. …