Departmental Mail Procedures Updated
As part of the University’s data governance project and to improve security of mail handling, the University is implementing changes to Departmental Mail Procedures. Effective Aug. 15, all departmental mail will be dropped off and picked up at the UM Post Office in Farmer Hall. Packages will still be delivered to departments by Central Receiving. Your department’s mailbox key may be claimed at the UM Post Office on weekdays between the hours of 11 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. beginning Aug. 13.
Carmichael Library Begins Fall Hours
The Library’s regular semester hours began on Aug. 20, and are as follows:
- Mon.-Wed., 7:30 a.m. to 1 a.m.
- Thurs., 7:30 a.m. to midnight
- Fri., 7:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.
- Sat., 1 to 5 p.m.
- Sun., 2 p.m. to 1 a.m.
Library databases are available 24/7 at libguides.montevallo.edu.
Fall Schedule for McChesney Student Activity Center
View the full schedule of fall hours (Aug. 20-Dec. 8)
The following classes will be held in the SAC during the fall:
- Water Aerobics: Mon. & Wed., 6 to 7 p.m.
- Learn to Lift: Tues. & Thurs., 7 to 8 p.m.
The following classes will be held in Bibb Graves Dance Studio:
- Kick Boxing: Mon. & Wed., 7 to 8 p.m.
- Yoga: Tues. & Thurs., 5 to 6 p.m.
- Zumba: Tues. & Thurs., 7 to 8 p.m.
Take Private Music Lessons with the Community School of Music
The Community School of Music is taking registrations for private music lessons during the fall 2018 semester. They welcome all ages and skill levels. Instruments include voice, piano, guitar, violin, trumpet, flute, trombone, clarinet and percussion plus more! Learn more and register online.
For children between 5 and 11 years old, they offer a free musicianship class on Monday evenings beginning Sept. 10. Classes start in Davis Hall at 6:15 p.m. and last 45 minutes. In this class, students will play interactive music games that help develop music reading and rhythm skills, learn about famous composers, listen and learn about music from around the world and create their own compositions to share with family and friends. Register your child online. For more information, email Pamela Smith or call 665-6678.
Montevallo Connection Meetings
Please mark your calendars and join Montevallo Connection for their upcoming meetings where you will hear updates and needs from our local principals and teachers at Montevallo Elementary School, Montevallo Middle School and Montevallo High School. This is a great opportunity for your department or your class to determine where you can collaborate and help local students. Meetings for this academic year are scheduled for:
- Wed. Sept. 12, at Montevallo High School from 4 to 5 p.m.
- Wed., Nov. 14, at Montevallo Elementary School from 4 to 5 p.m.
- Wed., Feb. 20, at Montevallo Middle School from 4 to 5 p.m.
Call for Fall 2018 Event Information
University Relations wants to promote your upcoming fall 2018 events in the online campus life calendar, on UM official social media and beyond!
Send specific details about your events, along with an event photo, to Kira Thomas.
And as always, please see the newly refreshed montevallo.edu/ur for assistance with any of your marketing and communications needs.
The City by Night: Noir, Crime and Mystery from the Golden Age of Mexican Cinema
The Foreign Language Program and Latin American Studies Minor presents a film series from the Golden Age of Mexican Cinema in Comer Auditorium. Films will be shown in Spanish with English subtitles. Dr. Eric Vaccarella will provide a brief introduction for each film.
- Thurs., Sept. 6, 5 p.m. — Salón México (1949)
- Tues., Sept. 25, 5 p.m. — Sensualidad (Sensuality) (1951)
- Tues., Oct. 9, 5 p.m. — En la palma de tu mano (In The Palm of Your Hand) (1951)
- Tues., Nov. 13, 5 p.m. — La otra (The Other One) (1946)
Contact the Foreign Language Office at 205-665-6410 for more information.