BSS Brown Bag
Wednesday, Jan. 22, at noon, in UMOM 201
Dr. Jim McDonald, professor of anthropology, will discuss “Human Value and Endemic Precarity in Guatemala: Life and Death in a Fragile Neoliberal State.” Please join us for a fascinating discussion. We invite the entire campus community to attend. For more details, please contact Dr. Clark Hultquist.
Club Interest Meeting: Montevallo American Marketing Association
Wednesday, Jan. 22, 3:30 p.m., in Morgan 101
Join the Montevallo AMA for a club interest meeting. There will be free lemonade and cookies.
AAUW Book Chat
Thursday, Jan. 23, from 2 to 3 p.m., in the J.A. Brown Room of Carmichael Library
Please join the American Association of University Women for a book talk. AAUW member Dr. Anna Lott, with help from David Haws, will facilitate a discussion of Tara Westover’s bestseller “Educated: A Memoir.” Have you read (or want to read) the book? Come chat! Everyone is welcome.
ACT Prep Course
Saturday, Jan. 25, from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., in Wills Hall
The University of Montevallo will host a single-day ACT prep course for local high school sophomores, juniors and seniors. The $110 single-day course covers all ACT test subjects with in-class practice testing and includes lunch and a snack. Each participant will also receive a copy of the official ACT prep book, a math review card and other resources. Children of UM employees and students receiving free and reduced lunch get a 20 percent discount. Register online now or contact Sarah Hendren, director of partnerships and outreach, at 205-665-6077.
Eating Disorder Workshop
Thursday, Jan. 30, from 3 to 4 p.m., in Wills 200
Counseling Services will host an Eating Disorder Workshop for faculty, staff and students. The workshop will provide an overview of eating disorders, signs of distress and resources to assist students. If you are interested in attending, please email firstname.lastname@example.org. Light refreshments will be served.
Workshop: “Play Therapy for Children Exposed to Domestic Violence”
Friday, Jan. 31, from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m., at the Student Retreat Center
The University of Montevallo chapter of the counseling honor society Chi Sigma Iota will host a workshop presented by the Alabama Association for Play Therapy entitled “Play Therapy for Children Exposed to Domestic Violence.” All are invited to attend. For more information, please contact Dr. James Jackson.