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April 5, 2013 | Press Releases

Freedom Week at the University of Montevallo

MONTEVALLO—Students at the University of Montevallo will participate in Freedom Week 2013 during the week of April 8-12 with a number of events to raise awareness of modern-day slavery. According to some estimates, as many as 27 million people live in slavery, and the goal of Freedom Week is to raise funds for three organizations […]

April 5, 2013 | Press Releases

University of Montevallo holds 11th Annual Literary Festival

MONTEVALLO—The University of Montevallo will host its 11th Annual Montevallo Literary Festival on Friday, April 12, beginning at 9 a.m., on the 2nd floor of Humanities Hall on the UM campus. Keynote speaker and master class instructor in poetry will be Robin Behn, who teaches in the MFA program in creative writing at the University […]

April 4, 2013 | UM in the News

Chapman named to Board of Trustees at University of Montevallo

Secretary of State Beth Chapman was recently appointed by Gov. Bentley to serve on the University of Montevallo’s Board of Trustees. She will serve in a state at large position for a term set to expire in 2023, according to a statement from the University of Montevallo. Chapman, a UM alumna, was selected as State […]

April 4, 2013 | Press Releases

University of Montevallo SGA wins award

MONTEVALLO—The University of Montevallo was well represented at the YMCA Collegiate Legislature, held recently in Montgomery. Thirteen members of UM’s Student Government Association attended the event and garnered several awards. Montevallo’s representatives captured the Speaker’s Cup Award, the highest award given, which recognizes the best overall delegation. Selection for this recognition is based on punctuality, […]

April 3, 2013 | Press Releases

Local student participates in research at University of Montevallo

MONTEVALLO—Almost 40 students participated in the University of Montevallo’s 16th annual Undergraduate Research Day, held recently in Harman Hall on the UM campus. Students from all four colleges at UM were invited to engage in research, scholarship and creative activity with faculty mentors, demonstrating their research via posters, oral and PowerPoint presentations. The goal of […]

April 2, 2013 | Press Releases

Secretary of State Beth Chapman to serve on UM Board of Trustees

MONTEVALLO–Secretary of State Beth Chapman, a University of Montevallo alumna, was recently appointed by Gov. Bentley to serve on the UM Board of Trustees. She will serve in a state at large position for a term set to expire in 2023. Chapman was selected as State Auditor in 2002 and was responsible for $1.6 billion […]

March 27, 2013 | Press Releases

Local students participate in research at University of Montevallo

MONTEVALLO—Almost 40 students participated in the University of Montevallo’s 16th annual Undergraduate Research Day, held recently in Harman Hall on the UM campus. Students from all four colleges at UM were invited to engage in research, scholarship and creative activity with faculty mentors, demonstrating their research via posters, oral and PowerPoint presentations. The goal of […]

March 27, 2013 | Press Releases

Local students participate in research at University of Montevallo

MONTEVALLO—Almost 40 students participated in the University of Montevallo’s 16th annual Undergraduate Research Day, held recently in Harman Hall on the UM campus. Students from all four colleges at UM were invited to engage in research, scholarship and creative activity with faculty mentors, demonstrating their research via posters, oral and PowerPoint presentations. The goal of […]

March 27, 2013 | Press Releases

Local students participate in research at University of Montevallo

MONTEVALLO—Almost 40 students participated in the University of Montevallo’s 16th annual Undergraduate Research Day, held recently in Harman Hall on the UM campus. Students from all four colleges at UM were invited to engage in research, scholarship and creative activity with faculty mentors, demonstrating their research via posters, oral and PowerPoint presentations. The goal of […]

March 27, 2013 | Press Releases

Local students participate in research at University of Montevallo

MONTEVALLO—Almost 40 students participated in the University of Montevallo’s 16th annual Undergraduate Research Day, held recently in Harman Hall on the UM campus. Students from all four colleges at UM were invited to engage in research, scholarship and creative activity with faculty mentors, demonstrating their research via posters, oral and PowerPoint presentations. The goal of […]

March 27, 2013 | Press Releases

Local students participate in research at University of Montevallo

MONTEVALLO—Almost 40 students participated in the University of Montevallo’s 16th annual Undergraduate Research Day, held recently in Harman Hall on the UM campus. Students from all four colleges at UM were invited to engage in research, scholarship and creative activity with faculty mentors, demonstrating their research via posters, oral and PowerPoint presentations. The goal of […]

March 27, 2013 | Press Releases

Local students participate in research at University of Montevallo

MONTEVALLO—Almost 40 students participated in the University of Montevallo’s 16th annual Undergraduate Research Day, held recently in Harman Hall on the UM campus. Students from all four colleges at UM were invited to engage in research, scholarship and creative activity with faculty mentors, demonstrating their research via posters, oral and PowerPoint presentations. The goal of […]

March 27, 2013 | Press Releases

Local students participate in research at University of Montevallo

MONTEVALLO—Almost 40 students participated in the University of Montevallo’s 16th annual Undergraduate Research Day, held recently in Harman Hall on the UM campus. Students from all four colleges at UM were invited to engage in research, scholarship and creative activity with faculty mentors, demonstrating their research via posters, oral and PowerPoint presentations. The goal of […]

March 26, 2013 | Press Releases

Local University of Montevallo student receives music award

MONTEVALLO—University of Montevallo music student Devin Burton, of Hartselle, was recently named the 1st-place winner in the Men’s Voice category of the Alabama National Federation of Music Clubs competition, held recently at the University of Alabama in Tuscaloosa. Burton, who is majoring in vocal performance, is a student in the studio of UM Associate Professor […]

March 26, 2013 | Press Releases

Local University of Montevallo student receives music award

MONTEVALLO—A number of University of Montevallo music students participated in student auditions for the National Association of Teachers of Singing, held recently at the University of Alabama in Tuscaloosa. Mattie Crisp of Oxford was named a semi-finalist in the Second Year College Women category. She studies in the studio of Roderick George, associate professor of […]

March 26, 2013 | Press Releases

Local University of Montevallo student receives music award

MONTEVALLO—A number of University of Montevallo music students participated in student auditions for the National Association of Teachers of Singing, held recently at the University of Alabama in Tuscaloosa. Lauren Jones of Hartselle was named a semi-finalist in the Second Year College Women category. She studies in the studio of Melanie Williams, professor of music […]

March 26, 2013 | Press Releases

Local University of Montevallo student receives music award

MONTEVALLO—A number of University of Montevallo music students participated in student auditions for the National Association of Teachers of Singing, held recently at the University of Alabama in Tuscaloosa. Gabrielle Lapidus, of Huntsville, was named a semi-finalist in the First Year College Women category. She studies in the studio of Melanie Williams, professor of music […]

March 19, 2013 | Press Releases

Local University of Montevallo students recognized as leaders

MONTEVALLO— Three University of Montevallo students were among almost 40 recent graduates of the Leading Edge Institute Class XI. Tavi Juarez of Helena, Madeline Mechum of Hoover and Rachael Swokowski of Enterprise completed an intensive nine-month leadership program that began with a summer boot camp and concluded with a winter summit, held March 8-9 in […]

March 12, 2013 | UM in the News

Profile: seeking championships

Last season, Danny Young did something no men’s college basketball coach has ever done at Auburn or Alabama. Young guided the University of Montevallo Falcons to the national championship game. Read the full story at shelbycountyreporter.com.