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October 28, 2021 | Press Releases

Finklea recognized by UMNAA with Outstanding Commitment to Teaching Award

Dr. Bruce Finklea of Columbiana was among deserving faculty, staff and alumni honored during the University of Montevallo’s quasquicentennial celebration Oct. 14 on Founders’ Day. The University of Montevallo’s National Alumni Association (UMNAA) recognized Finklea with the 2021 Outstanding Commitment to Teaching Award during the celebration. Finklea received the award based on his dedication to […]

October 28, 2021 | Press Releases

Miller recognized by UMNAA with Outstanding Staff Service Award

Josh Miller of Pelham was among deserving faculty, staff and alumni honored during the University of Montevallo’s quasquicentennial celebration Oct. 14 on Founders’ Day. The University of Montevallo’s National Alumni Association recognized Miller with the 2021 Outstanding Service Award during the celebration. Miller received the award based on his excellence in service and loyalty to […]

October 28, 2021 | Press Releases

Falkenhagen recognized by UMNAA with Alumnus Loyalty Award

Sandi Falkenhagen of Hoover was among deserving faculty, staff and alumni honored during the University of Montevallo’s quasquicentennial celebration Oct. 14 on Founders’ Day. The University of Montevallo’s National Alumni Association (UMNAA) recognized Falkenhhagen with the 2021 Mary Lou Elder Williams Alumni Loyalty Award during the celebration. Falkenhagen, Class of 1968, received the award given […]

October 25, 2021 | Student Spotlight

Student spotlight - Jay Houser

University of Montevallo senior business management major Jay Houser had already found professional success as a high school student before setting a foot on the UM campus. Now, he’s planning to use his Montevallo education to take his business to the next level. Houser founded his company, SkyRocket, when he was a junior in high […]

October 20, 2021 | Press Releases

University of Montevallo celebrates quasquicentennial anniversary

The University of Montevallo celebrated 125 years on Founders’ Day Oct. 14 on Main Quad on the University campus. Founders’ Day is an occasion to not only honor the founding of the University but also to recognize individuals who have distinguished themselves. The sun shone on the procession of UM faculty members, followed by the graduating seniors, as […]

October 20, 2021 | Press Releases

Dr. Wilson Fallin Jr. Lecture Series debuts with Dr. Bernice A. King

The University of Montevallo welcomed Dr. Bernice A. King as the inaugural speaker for a lecture series that launched on Oct. 7 at the campus’ newly constructed Center for the Arts. In May, the Board of Trustees established the Dr. Wilson Fallin Jr. Lecture Series to honor the history professor emeritus’ dedication to civil rights, […]

October 18, 2021 | Press Releases

UM adding collegiate cycling team, course

The University of Montevallo will field a collegiate cycling team beginning in fall 2022 with a new home trail close to the UM campus. Members of the cycling team will be offered scholarships and will be led by head coach Dr. Shawn Mitchell, associate professor of health and human sciences at UM. The University is […]

October 1, 2021 | Press Releases

UM holding Faculty Research and Teaching Symposium Oct. 13

The University of Montevallo will recognize the accomplishments of its faculty in teaching and creative endeavor on Wednesday, Oct. 13, from 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. in the J.A. Brown Room of Carmichael Library. The day will feature keynote addresses from the 2021 Outstanding Commitment to Teaching award recipient, Dr. Bruce Finklea, and 2020 University Scholar, Dr. […]