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Sony/ATV Music Executives Announce 2019 All Access Program with Curb College

Sony/ATV All Access
Sony/ATV Music Publishing executives Josh Van Valkenburg and Katie Kerkhover visited Belmont’s campus in the Johnson Theater last week to announce the 6th annual All Access program. The program allows any student in Curb College to submit two songs to...

Executive Learning Network Hosts Phil Gwoke

Phil Gwoke Speaks at Convo
The Kennedy Center for Business Ethics and the Executive Learning Network hosted Phil Gwoke, an international speaker with Bridgeworks HQ, on September 6 for his presentation, “When Generations Connect: Converting Diversity From an Obstacle Into An Opportunity Across Generational Divides.” 

DeFilippis Hosts Radio Show for Ryan Seacrest Foundation

Dominique DeFilippis
Dominique DeFilippis, a senior music business major from Chicago, Illinois, had the opportunity to intern with the Ryan Seacrest Foundation studio at Monroe Carell Jr. Children’s Hospital at Vanderbilt in the spring of 2019. The organization is a...

Dave Barnes Shares How Faith Influences His Songwriting

Dave Barnes speaks and performs in Chapel at Belmont University in Nashville, Tennessee, September 11, 2019.
Students filled the Massey Performing Arts Center for chapel on Wednesday, eager to hear Grammy and CMA-nominee Dave Barnes share about his Christian faith and songwriting. Guitar in hand, Barnes performed a beautiful piece before imparting his wisdom...

Belmont University Announces Events for 5th Annual Diversity Week

To celebrate Belmont University’s diversity and inclusion initiatives campus-wide, the Belmont community is invited to the fifth annual Diversity Week celebration. Events for Diversity Week are scheduled to take place September 23 - 27. This year’s events provide...

Alumna Wins National Flute Association Competition

Abby Simpson Puckett
Alumna Abby Simpson Puckett, who studied music education and graduated in 2016, won the National Flute Association’s 2019 Piccolo Orchestral Audition Masterclass Competition. Out of hundreds vying for the title, the Missouri Native won in a stiff competition that...

Belmont Faculty Contribute Lesson Plans to PBS’s ‘Country Music’ Curriculum

Belmont faculty participating in 'Country Music' curriculum
Quantitative reasoning. American history. Lyrical analysis. Early 1900s culture. Those are just a few of the topics that middle and high school students can be challenged to learn from Belmont University faculty in conjunction with the release of the new Ken Burns’s “Country Music” documentary, which...

Cannonier Selected as Featured Speaker at Prime Minister’s 2019 Independence Lecture Series

Colin Cannonier
Dr. Colin Cannonier, associate professor of economics and GLO fellow, will be the featured speaker at the Prime Minister’s Independence Lecture Series in his native island of St. Kitts. The series will take place in the Sir Cecil Jacobs Auditorium at the...

Nguyen Selected as 2019-20 HIMSS TIGER Initiative Scholar

Julie Nguyen, pharmacy student at Belmont University
Belmont pharmacy student, Julie Nguyen, was selected as one of two inaugural students from a national pool of graduate and undergraduate applicants for the Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society TIGER Initiative Scholars Internship Program. Via the Scholars Workgroup, HIMSS launched the...

Alumna Carlew Receives 2019 Power Moves Award for Best in Healthcare

Perrion Carlew - Belmont Alum
Alumna Perrion Carlew received the 2019 Power Moves Award for Best in Healthcare. The award was presented by PK Williams Enterprise, a marketing and public relations firm in Nashville, Tennessee. The company honors ordinary people that they believe are doing extraordinary things.

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Barton and Diaz-Cruz Publish Research with Students

Research done by Belmont students, Dr. Chris Barton and Dr. Edgar Diaz-Cruz was recently published in the journal "Molecules." Barton, assistant professor...

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Hendrickson Receives 2017 ASCAP Foundation Bart Howard Songwriters Scholarship

Chloe Hendrickson has been named the 2017 recipient of The ASCAP Foundation Bart Howard Songwriters Scholarship at Belmont University. Hendrickson's award-winning song "Lightening" was...

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Students Participate in Pulse, Day-Long Student Leadership Development Retreat

Belmont's Office of Leadership Development, known across campus as BOLD, recently hosted Pulse, a day-long student leadership development retreat at the Nelson Andrews Leadership...

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York Releases First Book in Children’s Book Series

Belmont University Director of Alumni Communication & Young Alumni and 2002 alumnus Adam D. York recently released his first children’s book, “Meet Penny Nickels” with...

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