• The UM Department of Communication Science and Disorders will host an open house for prospective graduate students Friday, Jan. 9, 2015, from 2-3:30 p.m. in the George C. Wallace Speech and Language Clinic. To register, call 9-665-6720. To learn more about speech-language pathology at the University of Montevallo, visit CSD online.
• The Adelante book group of the Montevallo branch of AAUW will meet Wednesday, Jan. 14, 2015, at 4 p.m. in the Brown Room of Carmichael Library. The book talk will be on The Twelve Tribes of Hattie by Ayana Mathis. This debut novel is about the northward migration of African Americans. Kathy Daum will be the presenter. Respondents will be Dorothy Grimes and Emily Pendleton.
• To ensure everyone has ample time to process mail for the upcoming holiday, the UM Department Post Office will have only one mail run the afternoon of Friday, Dec. 19, for both delivery and pick-up. All other days that the university is open the department post office will run on regularly scheduled pick-up, delivery and business hours. During the holiday break, the UM Department Post Office will be open Monday, Dec. 29, from 10 a.m. until noon for any department needing to pick up mail. The UM Department Post Office is located in Central Receiving in the L. Holland Floyd Physical Plant.