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Belmont University Announces 2020 Humanities Symposium Lineup for Sept. 28 – Oct. 2

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Belmont’s 2020 Humanities Symposium is scheduled for Monday, September, 28 – Friday, October 2. Now in its 19th year, the symposium will investigate the essential relationship between democracy and dialogue in bringing to fruition the “more perfect union” envisioned even if imperfectly...

Hawley Wins FaithTech Institute Writing Contest

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Dr. Scott Hawley, Belmont professor of physics, was just announced as the winner of the FaithTech Institue Writing Contest on October 22. The winning essay is an exploration of Christian themes and A.I. ethics, featuring a contemporary Christian song by Stephen Curtis...

Belmont PRSSA Receives National Awards

L-R, Ian Dinkins and Ivy Johnson of PRSA Nashville, and Olivia Blumb and Jamie Anderson of Belmont PRSSA
The Belmont University Chapter of the Public Relations Student Society of America and its members received several national honors during the PRSSA International Conference October 26 - 29. Belmont PRSSA and its sponsoring professional chapter, the Public Relations Society...

Alumna Sarah Beth Perry Fills a Gap With Her Company: With The Band

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Belmont alumna Sarah Beth Perry is finding success with her company, With the Band, a fan engagement company that helps fans and artists feel a part of something bigger than themselves. With the Band is revolutionizing fan engagement by putting community first...

2020 Presidential Debate at Belmont Puts Best of University, Nashville on Worldwide Display

President Donald Trump and Former Vice President Joe Biden debate with NBC News White House correspondent Kristen Welker as the moderator in the Curb Event Center at Belmont University in Nashville, Tennessee, October 22, 2020.
From intensive international media coverage to the indelible educational experiences given to hundreds of students, the impact of the Oct. 22, 2020 Presidential Debate at Belmont University will be felt for years to come. Just one week ago the second and final meeting of...

Alumna Amanda Barnett Claise Launches Personalized Travel Service for Go-Getters

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Amanda Barnett Claise recently launched Go Get ‘Em Travel, an online agency focused on delivering custom-tailored vacations by providing personalized services to adventurers. Claise, a 2014 music business graduate, was inspired to start Go Get ‘Em Travel after the...

Belmont Professor David Dark Published in Paste, The U2 Conference

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Dr. David Dark, professor of Religion and the Arts, was recently published in Paste for his article entitled, “Your Shadow has Something to Show You: How the Mountain Goats Help.” To read the full article, visit Paste.  Additionally, he...

Belmont Alumna Reaches No. 1 on iTunes Charts With New Single ‘Lonely’

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Independent artist and verified TikTok star Holly Auna released her latest single, "Lonely," earlier this month. Less than 24 hours after its debut, the song reached No. 1 on the iTunes charts. Auna graduated from Belmont in 2014...

Senior Emily Hunt Published in CBJS News Blog

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Senior Emily Hunt was recently published in the CBJS News Blog for her reflection on the 2020 Tianzhu International and Intensive program. As a double major in English and philosophy, Hunt shared that “her primary interest is on the role of Tibetan...

Professor Jodi Marr Co-Writes on New Single to Aid Breast Cancer Research

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Belmont songwriting professor Jodi Marr collaborated with songwriters Erin Kinsey and Victoria Shaw to co-write the song “PINK,” which will aid breast cancer research. The song features five artists including Dolly Parton, Sara Evans, Monica, Jordin Sparks and Rita Wilson.

Musicology Professor Dr. Lamothe Publishes Book Chapter

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Belmont Professor of Musicology Dr. Virginia Lamothe has a chapter published in the book "Companion to Music at the Habsburg Courts in the Sixteenth and Seventeenth Centuries." Dr. Lamothe’s chapter is entitled “A Tale of Two Entrate: Processions, Politics and Patronage for...

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Greenwalt Creates Course on Geriatric Considerations for COVID-19

Dr. Suzanne Greenwalt, assistant professor of physical therapy, recently released a continuing education course through the Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Section (CVP) of...

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Belmont University Celebrates Christmas with Free Public Concerts

Belmont is celebrating this year's Christmas season with a number of free concerts that are open to the Nashville community, as well as the...

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Belmont Homecoming 2020: A Recap in Photos

Belmont celebrated Homecoming February 10 - 15, 2020 with events scheduled on campus throughout the week, providing the opportunity for alumni, students,...

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Students Clean Harpeth River

On Sept. 28, 18 Belmont University students canoed down the Harpeth River, picking up trash and debris along the way. Among the litter they collected...

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