Belmont University held its summer 2015 commencement ceremony for graduate and undergraduate students at 5 p.m. Aug. 7 in the Curb Event Center and celebrated the graduation of a total of 223 students. During the graduation ceremony, 84 undergraduate, 105 master’s and 34 doctoral degrees were conferred.
Dr. Robert C. Fisher, president of the University, presided over the event. Dr. Ben Curtis, College of Theology and Christian Ministry professor of religion, presented the commencement address. Curtis is the 2014-2015 Presidential Faculty Achievement Award recipient, a title awarded for the outstanding contributions he has made to student success.