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December 16, 2013

Fall Commencement held at University of Montevallo

The University of Montevallo held its fall commencement ceremony Friday, Dec. 13, at the McChesney Student Activity Center on the UM campus. Those in attendance had the privilege of hearing Andrew Young, politician, human rights activist and businessman, speak.

Degrees were awarded to 222 students. One hundred fifty-nine students received their undergraduate degrees, while 63 were awarded graduate degrees. The College of Arts and Sciences awarded a total of 57 degrees, while the Stephens College of Business awarded 26 degrees. One hundred students received degrees from the College of Education, while 39 received their degrees from the College of Fine Arts.

The youngest student to receive an undergraduate degree was 21, while the oldest was 56. On the graduate side, the youngest to earn a degree was 23 years old, while the oldest was 54.

Among those graduating were three international students, 10 University Honors Program students, 20 student athletes, four veterans, two who earned an undergraduate 4.0 GPA, 17 who earned graduate highest honors, 29 undergraduates who earned cum laude status, and 21 who earned magna cum laude status.

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University of Montevallo celebrates Fall Commencement

On Friday, Dec. 7, the University of Montevallo recognized 159 students for the completion of degrees at UM’s Fall Commencement held in the McChesney Student Activity Center. Myla E. Calhoun, president of Alabama Power Foundation and vice president of Charitable Giving for Alabama Power delivered the keynote address to the graduates, along with family members […]

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Press ReleasesDecember 4, 2018

President of Alabama Power Foundation to deliver commencement address

 Myla E. Calhoun, president of Alabama Power Foundation and vice president of Charitable Giving for Alabama Power will deliver the keynote address for the University of Montevallo Fall Commencement, which will be held Friday, Dec. 7 at 5 p.m. in the McChesney Student Activity Center. A reception for graduates and their families hosted by the UM […]

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Education professor earns national recognition

Jennifer Alexiou-Ray, associate professor in the College of Education at the University of Montevallo, was recently awarded the International Society for Technology in Education (ISTE) Making It Happen Award at the annual Alabama Leaders in Educational Technology (ALET) conference. Alexiou-Ray now joins the ranks of the only 600 educators from across the world to have received this award since its inception in 1995.    The ISTE Making It Happen Award honors […]

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