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Belmont Unveils Schedule of Events for Homecoming 2020, Feb. 10-15

Students at 2019 Homecoming Game
Homecoming 2020 has been set for February 10 – 15, and the schedule of activities has been released. Belmont University invites alumni, friends and family back home to a festival of university life, celebrating more than 125 years of students, faith, education, community and excellence. Current...

Belmont Publications Celebrated with Two CASE District III Awards

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Each year, CASE recognizes best practices in advancement and outstanding people who contribute to the growth and understanding of the advancement profession. Belmont is categorized in District III, celebrating the best in advancement across the Southeast. The CASE District III awards honor...

Belmont University to Host 7th Annual Faith and Culture Symposium, Feb. 3-7

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The College of Theology and Christian Ministry is pleased to announce the 7th Annual Faith and Culture Symposium on February 3-7, 2020. The goal of the Symposium is to create a space for conversation around key issues at the intersection of faith and culture....

Alumni, Ramsey Win at 62nd Annual Grammy Awards

Reynolds and His Mother
Belmont University was well represented at last night’s 62nd Annual Grammy Awards in Los Angeles with several alumni winning awards for their work, as well as songwriting instructor Drew Ramsey (BMG/BMI). Jordan Reynolds, a 2011 commercial music alumnus, won a Grammy for a song he...

Hunt Reflects on Fall Semester at Oxford University

Emily Hunt at Oxford
Belmont junior Emily Hunt spent the fall semester studying abroad at Oxford University in Oxford, England. During her time at Oxford, Hunt took courses in English and philosophy, as well as doing research in philosophy. “All of us in philosophy were really happy when Emily...

Belmont Announces Plans to Merge with Watkins College of Art, Effective Fall 2020

Dr. Bob Fisher, President of Belmont University announces the merger of Watkins College of Art and Belmont University at Belmont University in Nashville, Tennessee, January 28, 2020.
Belmont University and Watkins College of Art announced today their intent to merge, with Watkins College of Art beginning a transition to Belmont’s campus following the completion of this academic year. The governing boards for both Belmont and Watkins unanimously approved the plan. Pending...

Foreign Language Department Offers Subtitling Workshop

Dr. Viktorija Bilić Leads Workshop
Belmont’s Department of Foreign Languages is always looking for ways to offer students professional development and demonstrate the importance of the skills they are developing for the work world. On January 24, Dr. Viktorija Bilić, assistant professor of translation and interpreting studies at the...

Belmont’s MLK Commemorative Programming Fuels Celebration of Dr. King

The Black Student Association hosted several chapel services
Belmont University presented its 24th annual MLK Commemorative Program to celebrate the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. through inviting the Belmont and Nashville communities to a series of events during the week. This year’s celebration theme was “A Call for Unity:...

Brown Named Co-Chair for 2020 NABJ National Convention, Career Fair

Dr. Sybril Brown headshot
Media Studies Professor Dr. Sybril Brown was recently named a co-chair with Cherri Gregg, Esq. for the National Association of Black Journalists (NABJ) 2020 Convention & Career Fair. The convention will be held jointly with the National Association of Hispanic Journalists (NAHJ) in Washington,...

Dervan Files First Amicus Brief with the U.S. Supreme Court

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Professor Lucian Dervan filed a Supreme Court brief as amicus curiae in support of the petitioner in the case of Taylor v. Pima County, Arizona et al. The United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit ruled in the case, and it is...

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Students Looks at Social Media Analytics

Belmont Launches Innovative Social Media Management Major

With an eye to the future, Belmont University announced today the launch of an innovative new major designed to take advantage of an increasingly...

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Mark Whatley performs the National Anthem at the Davis Cup on Friday night

Associate Professor Mark Whatley Sings Belgian National Anthem at Davis Cup

Mark Whatley, associate professor of music and coordinator of vocal studies, performed the Belgian National Anthem last weekend during all three days of the...

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Belmont Alumnus, Brandon Maxwell, speaks at Chapel at Belmont University in Nashville, Tenn. October 9, 2017.

Alumnus Brandon Maxwell Kicks Off Justice & Mission Week

Brandon Maxwell, a 2009 alumnus who double majored in business and religion, earned more than a few "Amens" Monday morning as he kicked off...

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Belmont Alumnus, Stoneman Douglas Teacher Speaks to Students on Campus

Ray Posada, a 2013 Belmont alumnus and teacher at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School (MSD), visited Belmont's campus this week to share his experiences...

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