Administration outlines plan to raise faculty salaries

By Cady Inabinett University president Dr. John Stewart III announced to faculty at the Oct. 8 Faculty Senate meeting that university administration would be looking into increasing faculty salaries over the next academic year.   Stewart’s current…

Title IX Updates Explained

Updated on Nov. 10 at 4:04 p.m. to reflect that a campus-wide email about Title IX updates was sent in May 2020 and changed wording that was misleading. By Cady Inabinett  The university’s Title IX Coordinator…

SGA swear in new members

By: Jacob Gross  Both of the past SGA meetings were short, featuring mostly announcements and discussions around WOW weekends.   Who’s Who applications are now closed. Jacob Heath, vice president of SGA, said that the blood drive with LifeSouth…

City Council Increases Police Budget for 2021-2022

By Elise Kidd  The Montevallo City Council approved the city’s 2021-2022 fiscal budget at their Sept. 27 meeting. The new budget increased the police budget by $287,048. The police force is the only organization or…

News in brief

By: Cady Inabinett  United Nations announces record high greenhouse gas levels  The World Meteorological Organization announced on Oct. 25 that concentrations of greenhouse gases in the atmosphere reached a record high level and increased at a faster…