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Hobson Published by Pan Am Historical Foundation

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English Professor Dr. Eric Hobson’s article “Pan American Airway’s Mission to China Part 1” was recently published by the Pan Am Historical Foundation (PAHF), for which he is contributing editor. The first installment of a four-part feature, this article focuses on the role Harold M....

School of Music Presents 2020 Curtain Call Award to Grammy Winners Alvin Love, Dwan Hill

Hill Accepts Award
The School of Music recently awarded their annual Curtain Call Award to commercial music alumni and Grammy winners Alvin Love III (2007) and Dwan Hill (2008), who co-wrote "Never Have to Be Alone" for former Belmont trustee and 2019 Christmas at Belmont guest artist...

Belmont Students Volunteer at 10th Annual MLK Day of Service

Student Serves at Day of Service
More than 600 students from across the city came together this weekend to serve Nashville for the 10th annual MLK Joint Day of Service. Volunteers from Belmont, Fisk, Lipscomb, Meharry, Nashville State, Tennessee State, Trevecca and Vanderbilt honored the life and legacy of Dr....

Belmont Announces Indoor Practice Facility

Rendering from Compton Avenue
Belmont University President Dr. Bob Fisher announced Wednesday plans for construction of an indoor practice facility to benefit athletics. The facility will serve as the primary training home for Belmont's nationally-regarded men's and women's basketball and volleyball programs, and complement the existing game day environment...

Vo Named Korea Debate National Championship Grand Finalist While Studying Abroad

Emily Vo
Emily Vo, an international politics major, studied abroad during the Fall 2019 term at Yonsei University, one of Belmont’s partners in Asia and one of Korea's three “SKY” universities, an acronym used to refer to the three most prestigious universities in South Korea. While at...

Law School Alumnus Joins Burr & Forman LLP

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Burr & Forman LLP recently announced the addition of Nashville-based attorney Jordan Puryear. Puryear joins the Lending practice group. Puryear received his undergraduate degree from Samford University and his law degree from Belmont University College of Law. Prior to joining Burr & Forman, Puryear handled workers’...

Belmont Songwriting, Universal Music Publishing Announce New Partnership

A new partnership called UNEXT between Belmont University Songwriting and Universal Music Publishing Nashville will give songwriting majors new opportunities, as Univeral's Ron Stuve and Zach Lund announced on January 13 at Columbia Studio A. The partnership will select 12 songwriting majors to participate in...

Belmont Ranked No. 17 Among U.S. Universities for Undergraduate Participation in Study Abroad

Student reads brochure at the Belmont Abroad Fair
Belmont University ranked no. 17 among U.S. higher education institutions for undergraduate student participation in study abroad, according to the Institute of International Education’s (IIE) 2019 Open Doors Report on International Educational Exchange. The Open Doors ranking is based on the total number of a higher education...

Belmont University Hosts Conversation with Former NATO Supreme Allied Commander Gen. Wesley Clark (ret.), Former Governor Mike Huckabee

Clark and Huckabee at event
Former NATO Supreme Allied Commander General Wesley K. Clark (ret.) brought his “Renew America Together” initiative to Belmont’s campus on January 13 and welcomed Former Governor of Arkansas Mike Huckabee to share a conversation about civility and important issues facing America during the event....

Peetz Speaks at AFCA National Convention

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Ted Peetz, associate professor of Sport Administration, was an invited guest speaker at the American Football Coaches Association (AFCA) National Convention, held at the Gaylord Opryland Hotel in Nashville. Peetz’s talk was entitled, “Managing with Less: The Beauty of Constraints,” which examined how to frame...

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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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