University of Montevallo plans to continue to enforce…

By: Harrison Neville  With the recent announcement by Governor Ivey that the statewide mask mandate would be ending on April 9, many cities and organizations are now deciding what their own policies will be after the change.  …

UM Theatre Department recognized as top program in…

By: Sarah Clayton On Feb. 28, Onstage Blog recognized the University of Montevallo’s Theatre Department as the top theatre program in the state of Alabama for their 2021 edition.   Onstage Blog posts an annual list…

“Stickfly” marks first play in DiscoverShelby Theatre

By Sarah Clayton The DiscoverShelby Theatre within the Center for the Arts opened its first show, “Stickfly,” on March 2.  Written by Black playwright Lydia R. Diamond, the drama centers around the LeVay family while they are…

SGA Recap

SGA passes first bill of the school year

By Harrison Neville In the recent SGA meeting, the SGA Senate passed their first bill in their current one-year term. Bill 2021-B-001, titled “Replacement of the sand court volleyball net” was brought to the floor by…

Woman’s basketball nationally ranked

By Xander Swain For the first time in 25 years, the Montevallo Women’s Basketball team is nationally ranked.   Last month’s D2 Sports Information Directors Association Poll placed the women’s basketball team at number 23 in the nation,…

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15k Awarded to Environmental Studies Program

By Aubrie Chastain  Recently, Montevallo’s Environmental Studies Program received a $15,000 grant to support ongoing efforts to provide educational opportunities for Title I schools.   The Daniel Foundation provided the grant and has already partnered with…