Veterans Day Celebration
Monday, Nov. 11, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the Global Community Outreach Building
The Campus Veterans Association is pleased to host a Veterans Day Celebration. We encourage you to drop by for a snack and to sign holiday cards for our military members who will be deployed during the upcoming holidays.
Monday, Nov. 11, at 3:30 p.m. in the J.A. Brown Room of Carmichael Library
Poetry@UM presents The Dark Salt Sisters with the Music of Arturo LaCruz. Join us for an afternoon of poetry and musical improv, where poetry and music meet and free each other, featuring award-winning poets Tina M. Braziel and Ashley M. Jones, with special guest Arturo LaCruz.
Brass and Percussion Ensembles
Monday, Nov. 11, at 7:30 p.m. in LeBaron Recital Hall
An evening of music that covers many styles including classical, contemporary and Latin/African, specifically written for small groups of players such as brass quintet, trumpet ensemble, low brass ensemble, trombone choir and percussion ensemble.
Women’s Basketball Hosting Education Day
Wednesday, Nov. 13, at 11 a.m. in Trustmark Arena, SAC
The UM women’s basketball team will take on St. Leo University in a special 11 a.m. home game. Third-, fourth- and fifth-graders from Montevallo Elementary School will be in attendance as the team celebrates Education Day. Bring your lunch or enjoy a $5 special including a drink, hot dog and chips and come cheer the Falcons to victory.
Lunch and Learn: Self Care and Managing Stress
Wednesday, Nov. 13, at noon in Wills 200
Please join the Staff Senate for the last Lunch and Learn of 2019. Brooke Harris and Nicole Mullis will present Self Care and Managing Stress. Lunch and Learn events are open to faculty and staff.
Job Searches for Military-Related Students
Wednesday, Nov. 13, at 3:30 p.m. in the Global Community Outreach Building
UM’s Veteran and Military Affairs office will hold a group discussion on job searches for military-related students. Job hunting, job seeking or job searching is the act of looking for employment, due to unemployment, underemployment, discontent with a current position or a desire for a better position. The immediate goal of job seeking is usually to obtain a job interview with an employer which may lead to getting hired. UM’s Veterans Center is located behind Napier Hall and across the street from the Center for the Arts. All UM military-related students are welcome to attend. Refreshments will be provided and the discussion will last no longer than an hour.
Students Invited to Coffee with the Mayor
Thursday, Nov. 14, at 4 p.m. at C’s Cake & Coffee House
All UM students are invited to discuss city issues or concerns with Mayor Cost. Free coffee and pastries will be available. This event is sponsored by the Montevallo Chamber of Commerce.
From Earth to Art
Thursday, Nov. 14, at 5 p.m. in Comer Auditorium
Join us for From Earth to Art where Craigger Browne ’91 will discuss marble, his sculpting practice and his recent public artworks, including Sylacauga Emerging, Sylacauga, Alabama; Madonna and Child, St. Mark’s Catholic Church, Birmingham, Alabama; Once Upon a Time, Sylacauga, Alabama; and The Warmth of Enlightenment, Ivy Green, Tuscumbia, Alabama. Browne is an Alabama native and currently the sculptor in residence in Sylacauga, Alabama. Sponsored by the University of Montevallo Art Department and Martha All Lecture Series. For more information, contact Dr. Catherine Walsh.
Thursday, Nov. 14, at 7:30 p.m. in Palmer Auditorium
The 15-piece jazz band will feature music selections from the Big Band Swing Era of the mid-1930s to late 1940s, as well as present-day compositions.
Senior Recital: DeLee Benton, Soprano
Friday, Nov. 15, at 7:30 p.m. in LeBaron Recital Hall
This senior recital is a capstone performance that captures the high degree of performance ability and musical understanding obtained by the music student and serves as preparation for a career in music. This recital is presented in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the Bachelor of Music in Choral Music Education degree. Benton is from the studio of Dr. Melanie Williams and Dr. Chris O’Rear.
Single Reed Symposium Concert
Sunday, Nov. 17, at 2 p.m. in LeBaron Recital Hall
The finale concert of the Single Reed Symposium will feature all of the participants performing in one of the instrumental choirs.
Junior Recital: Randall Cooley, French Horn
Sunday, Nov. 17, at 7 p.m. in LeBaron Recital Hall
This junior recital is a capstone performance that captures the high degree of performance ability and musical understanding obtained by the music student and serves as preparation for a career in music. This recital is presented in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the Bachelor of Music in Instrumental Performance degree, and will feature works by Beethoven, Messiaen and Mozart. Cooley is from the studio of Adam Pandolfi.
Toolbox Talk: What UM Students Want Their Faculty to Know
Wednesday, Nov. 20, at noon in Wills 200
The Malone Center’s November Toolbox Talk will be held on Wednesday, Nov. 20. This month’s event is hosted in collaboration with the SGA and the topic is “What UM Students Want Their Faculty to Know.” A panel of UM students will provide insight into their lives by explaining the top ten things that they and their friends wish their professors knew about them. Time will be spent exploring the implications of this knowledge for how we approach teaching. Lunch is provided for participants who register online by 5 p.m. on Friday, Nov. 15.
Thanksgiving Lunch in Anna Irvin
Thursday, Nov. 21, from 10:45 a.m. to 2 p.m. in Anna Irving banquet hall
The annual UM Thanksgiving meal will be served Thursday, Nov. 21. This meal is also a faculty/staff appreciation meal which means anyone with a Montevallo employee/contractor ID badge can eat for $5 plus tax ($5.50).