“No Time to Die”, A Proper Send Off

By: Jacob Gross  The most recent installment in the James Bond franchise, “No Time to Die” subverts initial expectations, offering a vulnerable story juxtaposed with the action spectacles that the series is known for. The film is the fifth…

Russell T. Davies Set to Return to “Doctor…

by Cady Inabinett  Russell T. Davies will be returning as showrunner of sci-fi television show “Doctor Who” starting in 2023. Davies, who is credited with reviving the show in 2005, will be taking over for current…

UM Alum Ashley Sills describes working in Washington

By Raegan Lindsey  On Tuesday, Oct. 5, the University of Montevallo Department of Behavioral and Social Sciences held an informal presentation called “What can you do with a history degree?" University of Montevallo alumna, Ashley Sills, came to speak about her current career…

Show Review: “Star Wars: Visions”

By: Noah Wortham  Disney successfully married “Star Wars” and anime by releasing an anthology titled “Star Wars: Visions” on their streaming platform Disney + on Sept. 22.  The anthology provides self-contained stories that take place…

“Venom: Let There Be Carnage” movie review

By: Jayden Presley  “Venom: Let There Be Carnage” was released in U.S. theatres on Oct. 1, nearly three years after its predecessor, “Venom.”   Though the film was originally set to be released on Oct. 2, 2020, the COVID-19…

Smash Bros. adds Sora from Kingdom Hearts

By Noah Wortham Nintendo hosted the final “Mr. Sakurai Presents” for “Super Smash Bros. Ultimate” on Oct. 5. The date for this presentation was first announced in a Nintendo Direct on Sept. 23.  “Super Smash…

Student organizations after COVID-19

By Aubrie Chastain With a new school year comes fewer restrictions and guidelines from Montevallo’s COVID-19 Task Force. The implementation of many rules from the task force set student organizations back and struggling to meet in-person. Now, with fewer rules and restrictions, clubs…