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Young Leaders Council Announces Graduates of Third Massey Alumni Class

YLC Massey Graduate School Alumni Class 2019 Group Photo
Young Leaders Council, a Nashville-based nonprofit organization that has trained more than 2,600 men and women to effectively participate on the boards of nonprofit agencies since 1985, announces the graduates of its third annual nonprofit board training program partnership with the Massey...

Sisson Wins Porch Writers Collective Poetry Competition

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Professor of English Dr. Annette Sisson was named the winner of the Spring 2019 poetry competition sponsored by The Porch Writers Collective for her poem “Fog,” which has been published in Vanderbilt University’s national literary magazine, Nashville Review, as a result. Her...

Alumni Couple Produces Christian Film Coming to Netflix

Jay and Sofia Lyons with Jason and Kara Tippetts
From falling in love in a practice room at Belmont to launching successful music careers to being called into ministry to now film making, alumni husband and wife team Jay and Sofia Lyons have been influencing the world as artists, both musically...

Fifth Annual ‘Battle of the Belmont Bands and Family Fun Festival’ Set for Aug. 24

Battle of the Belmont Bands and Family Fun Festival 2018
Belmont University will kick off the 2019-20 academic year with a family-friendly music festival on Sat., Aug. 24 featuring exclusively student and alumni talent. The event will begin on The Lawn at 4:30 p.m. with an event designed for Bruins of all...

Bonnaroo University 2019: A Photo Recap

Belmont students with Bonnaroo founder Ashley Capps
Bonnaroo University, the second annual Belmont study away program with the Tennessee music and arts festival, concluded Sunday night following four intense and full days of research, interviews, arts experiences and concerts. Led by faculty members Dr. Sarita...

PharmD Candidate Macy England Presents Research on Human Trafficking Training

Macy England Presents Poster at ASHP
During a poster session at the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists (ASHP) Summer Meeting in Boston, 2020 PharmD Candidate Macy England presented her research on the significant need for human trafficking (HT) training within pharmacy school curriculum and emergency departments (ED)

Alumnus Case Named to ‘Rising 25 Class of 2019’

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Travis Case, a 2016 business graduate and four-year member of Belmont's men's track team, was recently profiled on the Front Office Sports website as part of "The Rising 25 Class of 2019." Case currently works as a manager of business development and...

Alumni Sistad, Currier Promoted at ASCAP

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The American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers (ASCAP) has announced that longtime ASCAP executive and songwriter advocate Mike Sistad has been promoted to vice president and will lead its Nashville Membership team. Sistad has been an integral member of ASCAP’s Membership...

Weintraub Signed to Big Machine Music and Brandy Clark’s All BC Music

Lauren Weintraub
Rising junior songwriting major Lauren Weintraub was announced this week as the first songwriter signed to a joint venture between Brandy Clark’s All BC Music and Big Machine Music, which according to Billboard was formed to allow the pair to discover, mentor,...

Belmont Makes a Splash at the Tennessee Disability MegaConference

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Dr. Natalie Michaels, PT, EdD, along with Dr. Josh Maloney, DPT, and Malorie Sweat, SPT, led an Aquifit session for the participants at the 2019 Tennessee Disability MegaConference this past May at the Nashville Airport Marriott. Maloney is a physical therapist at...

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Nursing Faculty Find Academic Success

Several faculty within the School of Nursing have recently been recognized for their contributions to the field. Below is a list of their accomplishments. Dr....

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Mackenna Swann sings onstage

Student Overcomes Obstacles to Pursue Her Passion for Performing

Mackenna Swann has overcome many obstacles in her life, but none of them have slowed her down or stopped her from pursuing her passions. Originally...

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The Men's Davis Cup Team with a Net Generation kids’ clinic with 40-60 local youth at Centennial Sportsplex in Nashville, Tennessee, April 3, 2018.

Tennis Teams Join Davis Cup Team to Lead Net Generation Kids’...

Belmont's men's and women's tennis student-athletes joined the U.S. Davis Cup Team yesterday to lead a Net Generation kids’ clinic with approximately 80 local...

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Cecil Scaife Visionary Award Honors Congressman Marsha Blackburn

Congressman Marsha Blackburn was recently honored at an event at the Nashville Songwriters Association International (NSAI) as the 2014 recipient of the Cecil Scaife...

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