The ghost of Condie Cunningham

By Hannah Irvin  If you research Alabama ghosts, you will quickly stumble upon the University of Montevallo and her most famous ghost – Condie Cunningham.  Condie was a 16-year-old student at Alabama Girls' Industrial School…

The Lady of Hanson

There is said to be a lady looking over Hanson Hall, who wanders the halls at night, tidying up and watching over the residents. There are many conflicting stories as to who the Hanson ghost…

Welcome to Montevallo’s Ghost Walk

The University of Montevallo is one of the most haunted campuses in America. The stories and tales of ghosts among the bricks of Montevallo haunt students every year. From the little-known story of the Lady…

UM swim team scrimmage kicks off third season

By Elise Kidd  The University of Montevallo swim team is still relatively new to the university’s athletics department.  They held this season’s first scrimmage on Montevallo’s campus on Oct. 9.  The entire team was assigned to either the…

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. …

New SGA organizations

By Wesley Walter Montevallo’s Student Government Association has officially resumed meetings as of Sept. 9. Among the newer and lesser-known elements of the organization are the SGA’s Supreme Court and General Assembly.  The Supreme Court of SGA works in a very similar…

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The reasoning behind UM’s COVID-19 policy 

By Harrison Neville  There was much speculation at the beginning of the summer of 2021 that the rise in availability of COVID-19 vaccines would allow for what most would consider a more normal school year. Many…