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Faculty Team Wins Seventh Straight Corporate Challenge Race

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The Belmont University faculty team won its seventh straight Corporate Challenge race at the Purity Dairy Dash 5K on April 13. Representing Belmont in this race were Dr. Haskell Murray (Business), Dr. Beth Ritter-Conn (Theology/Honors), and Dr. Kendall Shultes (Pharmacy). Results from...

Tennessee, Kentucky Governors Share Thoughts on Criminal Justice Reform

Kentucky Governor Matt Bevin and Tennessee Governor Bill Lee will discuss state-level criminal justice reform, in a policy conversation moderated by former Attorney General Alberto Gonzales at Belmont University in Nashville, Tennessee, April 17, 2019.
Right on Crime and Men of Valor organized a conversation Wednesday evening in the Baskin Center on criminal justice reform with Tennessee Governor Bill Lee and Kentucky Governor Matt Bevin. The two governors shared their visions for criminal justice reform in Tennessee...

Shaw Participates at Tennessee Law Review Conference

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Dr. Dana Shaw, assistant professor of sport administration, participated in a conference hosted by the Tennessee Law Review titled, "Looking Back and Looking Forward: The Nineteenth Amendment 100 Years Later." Shaw was part of a panel discussion which focused on obstacles to...

Students Advance at National Debate Tournament

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On April 13-16, Belmont University sent two students to the International Public Debate Association (IPDA) national debate tournament in Shreveport, Louisiana. Both students advanced to the elimination brackets in their divisions. Nazif Manaj, a senior political science major who...

Belmont Undergraduate Research Symposium Features Animal Planet’s Dan Driskin

Dr. Dan Riskin speaks during BURS 2019 at Belmont University in Nashville, Tennessee, April 11, 2019.
The Belmont University Research Symposium was held Thursday, April 11, with a keynote address from Dr. Dan Driskin, host of Animal Planet’s "Monsters Inside Me" and the author of the book "Mother Nature Is Trying to Kill You."  His talk, “What the...

Maslyn, Schenkel Published in Journal of Small Business Strategy

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Massey College of Business faculty Dr. Mark Schenkel, professor of entrepreneurship, and Dr. John Maslyn, professor of management, recently published a research study titled “Process improvement in SMEs: The impact of harmonious passion for entrepreneurship, employee creative self-efficacy, and time spent...

Belmont Celebrates Arbor Day with Ginkgo Tree Planting

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On April 12, Belmont leadership, faculty, staff and students celebrated Arbor Day by honoring one of Belmont's a ginkgo tree that was recently planted near Horrell Hall. The Arbor Day celebration was one of Belmont's Sustainability Celebration events which...

Student Work Featured by Online Typography Journal

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O'More School of Design student Abraham Mast recently had his work featured by Fonts In Use, an online typography journal. Mast is a junior design communications major and completed the work featured by the journal in his Creative Visualization class.

Dark Publishes ‘The Possibility of America’

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Assistant Professor of Religion and the Arts Dr. David Dark recently published a new book, "The Possibility of America: How the Gospel Can Mend Our God-Blessed, God-Forsaken Land." The book expands on ideas presented in Dark's other book "The...

Professor of Entrepreneurship Mark Schenkel Serves as Expert for WalletHub

Professor of Entrepreneurship Dr. Mark Schenkel served as an expert for WalletHub's recent piece on the use of 0% interest credit cards. Schenkel provided perspective on the institutional goals of card providers and the potential benefits, costs and risks...

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Doctor of Nursing Practice Programs Granted CCNE Accreditation

Belmont’s Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) was recently granted full accreditation by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education’s (CCNE) Board of Commissioners. The University...

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Alumni Receive Golden Globe Attention

Belmont alumnae Hillary Lindsey and Natalie Hemby received shout outs from the stage of last night's Golden Globes telecast as co-writers on the soundtrack...

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Belmont Bruins Maintain March Madness Momentum with Website, Academic Honors

Final Four also yields recognition for Head Coach Rick Byrd’s 700 wins Frequent guests at the NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament, Nashville’s Belmont Bruins may have...

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Professional Organizations Seek Bennett’s Expertise

Belmont Professor of Journalism Dr. Sybril Bennett facilitated a panel at the Rotary Club of Nashville on March 16 entitled "The People, The Police and the...

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