COVID-19 limits events

With COVID-19 still on the rise, a multitude of organizations on and off campus have struggled with planning and how to make events happen.  The Center for Disease Control has listed many guidelines for event planners…

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Board of Trustees votes to rename Bibb Graves…

Updated at 5:00 Sept. 30 to attribute quote to Strange. Updated 11:15 on Oct. 1 to fix a misspelling in Rodger Smitherman’s name. Updated 11:24 on Oct. 1 to remove the word current to clarify…

New Mass Communications Professor

Born in Lake Charles, Louisiana, Dr. Stephanie moved around with her with her nomadic parents over fifty times during her childhood, primarily in the Pacific Northwest and later to the South as a teen.  “Traveling and getting…

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Esports response to COVID-19

Photo by Anna Grace Askelson Amid the different responses made by the University of Montevallo, student-led and university sponsored organizations have been taking extra measures in handling the pandemic while also trying to balance involvement on campus.…

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The affect of COVID-19 on student jobs

Graphic by Bell Jackson Job hunting has gotten a whole lot different with COVID-19 around. Many people have lost jobs due to new restrictions and have filed for unemployment.   Mark Bolton, the manager of student…

SGA Recap

SGA recap September 2 and 9

The first SGA meeting was held on Sept. 2. During executive officer reports, SGA President Thomas Dillard brought up the state of the dining hall, noting lower turnout than usual. Then, the senators brought up possibly acquiring more…

George Clanton & Nick Hexum Review

Cover art from Under Your Window / Out of the Blue by George Clanton and Nick Hexu (Brian Blomerth/100% Electronica). Summer is almost over and there is no better way to close it out than…